October 19, 2018 - Seminar 'Scheepsbrandstof en de mondiale zwavelnorm 2020'
Platform Schone Scheepvaart organiseert op woensdag 12 december een seminar over de mondiale zwavelnorm 2020. Want een jaar voor ingang van de strengere zwavelnorm, zijn er nog veel vragen onbeantwoord.

October 19, 2018 - 25th HISWA International Symposium, November 12 & 13
This jubilee edition will take place on November 12 & 13. MARIN as one of the co-sponsors will present the 'Prediction methods for wind propulsion in calm water and waves for Team Akzo Nobel in the Volvo Ocean Race'.

October 19, 2018 - Addressing the elusive issue of comfort onboard
In a world that brings pretty much anything to you at the press of an app, we are often asked why it is so difficult to assess comfort onboard a yacht. MARIN is aiming to develop a comfort standard for yachts.

October 12, 2018 - ReFRESCO successfully coupled to ParaView Catalyst for in-situ analysis
When running complex parallel calculations on thousands of processors, the amount of data generated quickly becomes a bottleneck. To tackle this problem, ReFRESCO has been coupled to ParaView Catalyst.

October 12, 2018 - MARIN at SNAME, Providence, October 24-27
There is again a chance to meet us at the SNAME World Maritime Technology Conference & Exhibitionh, in Providence. Come along at stand 400 to discuss the latest in maritime research.

October 12, 2018 - Surge decay simulations of a semi-submersible floating offshore wind turbine
The OC5 project was focused on the validation of numerical simulations of the DeepCwind semi-submersible floating wind turbine with experimental data obtained from physical tests. In this paper the focus lies on the prediction...

October 8, 2018 - MARIN opens 2nd USA office in Chesapeake Bay area
To strengthen the relation with our USA clients MARIN has opened an office in the Chesapeake Bay area in addition to its office in Houston. Both offices provide MARIN’s services and advice locally, and are envisioned as a...

October 5, 2018 - Advanced backbone deployed to measure bending modes of ultra-large container vessels
MARIN carried out a series of model tests on behalf of the Marine Design and Research Institute of China (MARIC) to assess the flexural response of an ultra-large container ship (ULCS).

October 5, 2018 - Computational fluid dynamics prediction of marine propeller cavitation including solution verification
This paper analyses the effect of grid refinement on computational fluid dynamics simulations of cavitating propeller flow.

September 28, 2018 - Read MARIN Report magazine 124 or subscribe
During the Volco Ocean Race Ocean Summit in The Hague we looked beyond the horizon for a better future for the oceans: fighting plastic pollution, but also promoting zero emission shipping, developing ocean energy, performing...

September 21, 2018 - Simulations for the Boskalis Aasta Hansteen float-over operation
Boskalis successfully completed an impressive dual vessel float-over of the Aasta Hansteen topside, following extensive training at MARIN’s simulator facilities in Wageningen.

September 21, 2018 - The challenges of building the biggest cruise ship in the world
Report interviews Loic Morand, Head of STX Europe’s Hydrodynamic Department, about whether the industry can go on building even larger vessels and about how this pioneering shipbuilder is approaching the quest for a...

September 15, 2018 - MARIN at Monaco Yacht Show, September 26-29
MARIN cannot be missed at the Monaco Yacht Show 2018. We welcome you at stand QS74 Darse Sud to discuss the latest research we carry out for the yachting industry. <br><br><br><br>

September 14, 2018 - MARIN at Shipping-Technics-Logistics, September 25 & 26
Meet MARIN at Shipping-Technics-Logistics, September 25 and 26 at the Kalkar Messe. Visit us at stand 98 to meet our inlandshipping team and to discuss how we can optimise your ship.

September 14, 2018 - MARIN at WindEnergy Hamburg, September 25-28
MARIN will be present at the WindEnergy expo in Hamburg, together with our Dutch partner Deltares. Meet us in Hall B7 at stand 570.09 to get an update on our joint activities for the wind energy market.

August 31, 2018 - Horizon 2020 project Space@Sea well on its way
With 16 European partners MARIN is aiming to develop and demonstrate a concept for floating islands in the project Space@Sea to provide flexible and affordable deck space at sea for a large variety of applications....

August 31, 2018 - Join our Software seminar, Wageningen, October 11
We are pleased to invite you to the 9th MARIN Software seminar where developers and users share experiences and define future requirements.

August 31, 2018 - Round Robin test on the underwater radiated noise of a cavitating ship propeller in open water
To better understand the accuracy and reliability of underwater radiated noise measurements, a round robin test campaign was organised. This paper gives details of setup, data analysis methods and resulting noise levels....

August 24, 2018 - Wave buoy performance in short and long waves, evaluated using tests on a hexapod
This paper describes the accuracy of instrumentation in a typical wave buoy in long and short waves, and the findings whether the buoy can be applied in longer waves.

August 21, 2018 - Follow the Wind at SMM 2018
SMM 2018 held in Hamburg from 4th-7th September, offers a great opportunity to explore new wind propulsion solutions and visit exhibiting companies that are using 21st century technology to drive the reintroduction...

August 17, 2018 - Houston courses October 2018 - join now
Are you an engineer who wants to specialise in the hydrodynamics of floating offshore structures or keep up with the latest developments in CFD? Then join our Houston courses this autumn!

August 17, 2018 - An integrated empirical manoeuvring model for inland vessels
This paper describes the objective of assessing existing manoeuvrability models and finding the most suitable ones for inland vessels.

August 17, 2018 - MARIN at SMM, Hamburg, September 4-7
Traditionally MARIN is present at the SMM International trade fair for Shipbuilding, machinery and marine technology in Hamburg. Meet us in Hall B2 at stand 320 to discuss the latest technologies we offer the shipbuilding...

August 17, 2018 - MARIN at WindEnergy Hamburg, September 25-28
MARIN will be present at the WindEnergy expo in Hamburg, together with our Dutch partner Deltares. Meet us in Hall B7 at stand 570.09 to get an update on our joint activities for the wind energy market.

July 30, 2018 - Dutch Maritime Consortium develops Fuel-Cell Electric energy system
In full speed towards zero-emission shipping; a Dutch FELMAR-consortium - consisting of Nedstack, MARIN, Damen Shipyards Group, Future Proof Shipping, Marine Service Noord and Holland Ship Electric - has been awarded a grant...

July 20, 2018 - Improving performance of inland ships with hull optimizations, benefits and pitfalls
This paper gives a comparison between the performance of existing inland ships, the optimisation of a hull and a case study for transport of 45’ containers in a container service on inland waterways.

July 20, 2018 - Model tests for the worlds first deep-water FLNG
MARIN carried out a model test campaign on a FLNG that is expected to be the first deep-water FLNG in the world. Read here the complete article.

July 13, 2018 - Joint industry projects on FPSO Greenwater susceptibility and loading
The FPSO Greenwater JIP aims to provide a reliable and consistent risk based methodology to investigate the green water susceptibility and loading from the bow and sides of FPSOs in order to allow the definition of design...

July 13, 2018 - Real-time validation of CoVadem derived water depths at locations with a fixated riverbed
This paper describes the CoVadem initiative and the growing fleet of about fifty vessels participating in the CoVadem initiative continuously measuring, logging and broadcasting data with onboard sensors.

July 13, 2018 - SPOWTT to improve safety & productivity of offshore wind farm transits
A consortium of European offshore wind and maritime industry players has initiated the project SPOWTT to widen the workable weather window for Crew Transfer Vessels and to improve the productivity of technicians performing...

July 6, 2018 - MARIN is looking for maritime talent and specialists
Are you creative and open minded for new techniques, driven to spark innovative solutions? Efficient in translating ideas into research plans and motivated in helping the maritime industry in the energy transition? Then join...

July 6, 2018 - Software-in-the-loop provides valuable alternative to traditional offshore wind model testing
Although we believe that model tests with a stock wind turbine are valuable, a new method has been adopted in which a hybrid solution between simulations and physical model tests has been developed, giving more flexibility...

July 6, 2018 - European Commission signs Grant agreement: official start of NAVAIS
NAVAIS, which officially started on June 1, is a multiannual research- and innovation program for the shipbuilding industry. It has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme....

June 25, 2018 - Influence of grid setup on the prediction of hydrofoil cavitation
This paper evaluates the effect of two different grid types when they are used to simulate cavitating flow using an unsteady Reynolds averaged Navier-Stokes (RANS) solver.

June 22, 2018 - Improved modelling of sheet cavitation dynamics on Delft Twistll Hydrofoil
In this paper, unsteady viscous-flow cavitation predictions for a 3D hydrofoil are performed using three different approaches: a pure RANS method, a RANS method including an eddy-viscosity "Reboud" correction, and a DDES...

June 20, 2018 - Joint industry projects on Offshore Maintenance
The Joint Industry Projects Offshore Maintenance I&II focus on the operability of wind park maintenance vessels. So far sixteen participants work together and the project is still open to join.

June 15, 2018 - MARIN deelt onderzoek tijdens R&D seminar, 26 juni 2018
Ook dit jaar presenteert MARIN tijdens het R&D seminar de resultaten van haar onderzoek aan de Nederlandse maritieme industrie en het maritieme MKB. Ook wordt de behoefte aan toekomstig onderzoek besproken. Dit jaar vindt het...

June 8, 2018 - Tentoonstelling Fixed Flow van kunstenaar Sjoerd Knibbeler in Het Scheepvaartmuseum
Van 30 maart t/m 1 juli 2018 is de tentoonstelling Fixed Flow van kunstenaar Sjoerd Knibbeler te zien in Het Scheepvaartmuseum in Amsterdam. Voor deze tentoonstelling werkte Knibbeler samen met de studenten van TU Delft en...

June 8, 2018 - Mariniers trainen op Fast Small Ship Simulator
Nederlandse mariniers trainen bij MARIN op de Fast Small Ship Simulator, de FSSS. Deze simulator wordt onder andere ingezet voor het leren varen met zeer snelle bootjes zoals een FRISC.

June 7, 2018 - Join the conference and workshops at NAV2018
NAV2018, the 19th International Conference on Ships and Maritime Research, will take place in Trieste, June 20-22. As co-sponsor and member of the Scientific Committee, MARIN will be presenting two of the 120+ papers.

June 1, 2018 - Joint industry projects on Wind Assisted & Wind Operational Ship Propulsion
An increase in sustainability and a reduction in CO2 emissions is a transition that is about to start. One potential solution is Wind Assisted Ship Propulsion and this has led to two new JIPs.

June 1, 2018 - KOMtech: How research and innovation is key to tackling the cycles of the maritime industry
Report magazine interviewed Aziz Merchant, Executive Director of Keppel Offshore & Marine Technology Centre (KOMtech), about the most significant changes in the floating production industry, their innovations and the joint...

June 1, 2018 - On the prediction of weight distribution and its effect on seakeeping
Various estimation methods are available to predict the radii of gyration earlier in the design process, however these methods requently fail to predict the correct value. This paper shows a semi-empirical estimation method,...

May 28, 2018 - Wageningen F-series Propellers: new joint project
MARIN started a Joint Industry Project to develop a new fixed-pitch propeller series: the Wageningen F-series. The kick-off meeting of The F-series JIP is scheduled for November 2018 and the project will take three years...

May 24, 2018 - Register now for workshop on 'Sustainable future of Shipping & Ocean Energy', May 29
During BlueWeek, a special workshop is organised by MARIN,TKI Wind op Zee and Gemeente Rotterdam: 'Glimpse on the sustainable future of Shipping & Ocean Energy'. Register now for the last few seats.

May 14, 2018 - Update on model testing for The Ocean Cleanup
We recently worked together with The Ocean Cleanup by testing again their cleanup system to even better understand the behaviour of the screen. Read here the full update.

May 8, 2018 - MARIN at WindDays 2018, June 13 & 14, Rotterdam
MARIN will be playing a home game in Rotterdam at the WindDays exhibition and conference. Visit us at stand 39 to discuss our offshore wind activities.

May 8, 2018 - Volvo Ocean Race - Ocean Summit, June 28 & 29, The Hague
Volvo Ocean Race and the Dutch topsector Water & Maritime will organise the Ocean Summit. This unique event will take place right after the Volvo Ocean Race participants have crossed the finish line in The Hague.

May 8, 2018 - MARIN Report magazine 123: Offshore special
Company mission statements can sometimes be empty slogans. I must admit this crossed my mind when we formulated ours: ‘Making ships cleaner, safer and smarter and to contribute to a sustainable use of the seas’. Or in summary:...

May 7, 2018 - BlueWeek Rotterdam, May 28-30
The next edition of BlueWeek is about to start. STC group Rotterdam will host and chair the coming edition. We hope to meet you in Rotterdam to shape the future of Ocean Energy and Sustainable Shipping.

April 20, 2018 - MARIN at Maritime Industry, May 29-31, Gorinchem
There is also a chance to meet us at the Maritime Industry event held in Gorinchem, the Netherlands. Visit us at Stand C116 to discuss the broad range of services we offer to the inland shipping industry.

April 20, 2018 - Bezoek MARIN in het Maritiem Museum
Tijdens de meivakantie is er van 28 april t/m 6 mei in het Maritiem Museum in Rotterdam van alles toe doen. En ook MARIN is hier dan twee dagen te gast. Vaar op onze simulator door de haven van Rotterdam en zie hoe een...

April 20, 2018 - Wave resistance minimisation in practical ship design
A practical and efficient system is described for ship hull form optimisation and its application for minimising wave resistance. Parametric hull form deformations are defined in a CAD system, specific for the case considered...

April 20, 2018 - Course Hydrodynamics in ship design, May 15-17, Shanghai
Are you an engineer who wants to specialise in the hydrodynamics of floating offshore structures, or a naval architect looking for ways to expand your knowledge about hydrodynamics in ship design? Then join the upcoming...

April 13, 2018 - MARIN feliciteert ir. Maarten Klapwijk met Kooy Prijs
Tijdens het Kooy Symposium op 11 april is de Kooy Prijs uitgereikt aan Maarten Klapwijk. Zijn afstudeerverslag 'Modeling of the exhaust plume of a submerged exhaust system: A numerical analysis of a submarine exhaust' bleek...

April 13, 2018 - MARIN at OTC, April 30-May 3, Houston
Come and see us again at the OTC within the Dutch Pavilion. Join us for the traditional drinks on Tuesday May 2 at 16.00hrs or meet us during the technical sessions.

April 9, 2018 - New correction procedure for shallow-water effects in ship speed trials
To correct ship speed trials for limited shallow-water effects, Lackenby’s method is currently recommended by the ITTC. This method appears to be based on very few and inadequate data. To replace it, a new procedure is...

March 23, 2018 - Ship resistance prediction: verification and validation exercise on unstructured grids
In the study presented, an attempt at quantifying the numerical uncertainty of the resistance for the combination of the RANS Solver ReFRESCO [1] with grids generated using the commercial package Hexpress is made. The studied...

March 23, 2018 - Comfort draft for semi-submersible yachts
Over the last 20 years, the motion at anchor has been a focal point in yacht design as it is considered a major cause of discomfort. The issue has been resolved with the development of smart and efficient active and passive...

March 23, 2018 - Application of potential flow methods to fast displacement ships at transcritical speeds in shallow water
This paper describes computer codes implementing three different numerical methods for the prediction of ship squat at transcritical speeds in shallow open-water are tested.

March 23, 2018 - On The design of block preconditioners for maritime engineering
In the quest for better iterative convergence of CFD simulations, we consider the design of iterative methods for the Reynolds-averaged Navier-Stokes equations, discretized by finite-volume methods with cell-centered,...

March 16, 2018 - Frequency of spill model for area risk assessment of ship-source oil spills in Canadian waters
The purpose of this paper is to describe the SAMSON model that was used within Area Risk Assessment methodology, developed for Transport Canada, to determine the Frequency of Spill for four pilot areas in Canadian waters....

March 16, 2018 - Putting a new spin on propeller design
With regard to propeller design MARIN focuses on the best possible compromise between the propulsive efficiency and cavitation nuisance, and how further improvements can be made.

March 16, 2018 - Office tool aNySIM integrated into real-time onboard software
Following the successful implementation of fatigue design tools for onboard Advisory Hull Monitoring Systems (AHMS), mooring simulation software aNySIM is being integrated into an onboard fatigue tool for the integrity...

March 16, 2018 - SSSRI-MARIN seminar, May 18, 2018, Shanghai
Join the SSSRI-MARIN Seminar in Shanghai on May 18 where experts from SSSRI, MARIN and the industry will discuss the latest developments and design strategies.

March 9, 2018 - Thruster-wave interaction during DP stationkeeping
This paper focusses on wave orbital motions that may cause variations in the inflow conditions of thrusters, resulting in variations in thrust and torque.

March 9, 2018 - Numerical study of cavitation on a NACA0015 hydrofoil: solution verification
The present paper analyses a series of Computational Fluid Dynamic simulations of the cavitating flow around a two-dimensional NACA0015 foil.

March 5, 2018 - MARIN onderzoekt Koreaanse veerbootramp
MARIN heeft het testprogramma afgerond naar de ramp met de Koreaanse veerboot Sewol. MARIN is als onafhankelijk onderzoeksinstituut door de Koreaanse Sewol Investigation Commission ingeschakeld om de oorzaken van het kapseizen...

February 23, 2018 - Sustainable maritime innovation BlueWeek Rotterdam, May 28-30
The registration for the new edition of BlueWeek is now open! BlueWeek is the first platform focusing exclusively on sustainable maritime innovation and providing a link between industry, authorities and research institutes...

February 23, 2018 - MARIN at Intermodal South America, São Paulo, March 13-15
MARIN will again be present at the Intermodal South America exhibition in São Paulo, together with our Brazilian partner Oceânica. Meet us in stand 7-90 to discuss the latest developments within shipping & trade.

February 22, 2018 - ReFRESCO successfully coupled to ParaView Catalyst for in-situ analysis
ReFRESCO has been coupled to ParaView Catalyst, an existing open source solution for in-situ analysis. That means that, rather than storing all the data and filtering out the useful information later on, the analysis of the...

February 16, 2018 - Fast Displacement Ships, publication and software online available
For the Fast Displacement Ships project (1979-1989) a large series of model experiments were executed on frigate-type hull forms in calm water and in head seas. The results of this project are now public, both the publication...

February 9, 2018 - Nederlands consortium bouwt eerste drijvende zonnefarm op zee ter wereld
Nederlandse bedrijven en kennisinstellingen slaan de handen ineen en werken de komende drie jaar aan de ontwikkeling, bouw en operatie van de eerste drijvende zonnecentrale op zee ter wereld.

February 9, 2018 - Publieke consultatie Nederlandse gedragscode wetenschappelijke integriteit
Momenteel wordt de Nederlandse gedragscode wetenschappelijke integriteit herzien. Het woord is daarom aan de onderzoeker. Het concept van de code is open voor publieke consultatie tot 1 maart 2018.

February 2, 2018 - MARIN makes practical contribution to Autonomous Sailing
A great deal of debate and speculation surrounds autonomous sailing. And while MARIN does not pretend to know all the answers, we are taking practical steps to assist in its development.

February 2, 2018 - Offshore hydrodynamics & Ship design courses - join now
Are you an engineer wanting to specialise in the hydrodynamics of floating offshore structures, or a naval architect looking for ways to expand your knowledge of hydrodynamics in ship design? Then join our courses in Wageningen...

February 1, 2018 - Applied Mathematics PhD student wins Postgraduate Researcher of the Year 2017 award
Floriane Gidel has won the Leeds Doctoral College Showcase Postgraduate Researcher of the Year 2017 award. Her presentation 'Variational water-wave models and pyramidal freak waves; with implications for global shipping'...

January 26, 2018 - Tocardo reaches for the moon
Dutch company Tocardo Tidal Power has successfully tested a scaled version of a 1.5 MW Universal Foundation System (UFS). The test marked a major step forward in the extraction of clean energy from perpetual tidal motions...

January 26, 2018 - Join the Floating Future seminar, March 7, 2018
Join the seminar ‘The Floating Future: Life@Sea’ focussing on Food, Energy, Logistics & Living on Floating Mega Islands. With interesting presentations and live floating island tests at MARIN.

January 26, 2018 - Innovative breeze powering floating wind farms
Offshore wind farms are undoubtedly one of the big engineering challenges of the 21st century. It combines the design, installation, operation and maintenance of some of the largest manmade structures and this has to be done...

January 26, 2018 - Experimental determination of water motions inside a moonpool
This paper reports on the model tests of a drillship with a rectangular moonpool opening conducted in regular and irregular waves from the bow and bow-quarter. Most tests were conducted at zero speed, the rest was performed...

January 22, 2018 - Snelle, wendbare monohulls bij Ontwerp- en Zeilwedstrijd
Team 7 ‘Chit-Chat’ van Technische Universiteit Delft, heeft de snelste modelzeilboot van Nederland ontworpen en gebouwd. Het team won op 19 januari de zeilrace van 13 strijdende studententeams van Technische Universiteit...

January 19, 2018 - MARINinside - your interface with MARIN hydrodynamics
MARINinside is a software development kit that allows your application to be coupled with MARIN hydrodynamics for time domain simulation. MARIN uses the exact same code for its own time domain calculations. In this way our...

January 12, 2018 - MaRINET2 – Providing support for offshore renewable energy developers
MaRINET2, the Marine Renewables Infrastructure Network, opens its second call for proposals on 15 January 2018. Find out if you are eligible for support.

January 12, 2018 - FPSO Research Forum: exchange experiences and discuss future developments
Last October the FPSO community came together again. More than 100 representatives from oil operators, design companies and class societies gathered to discuss the future of monitoring, operations and integrity management....

January 12, 2018 - Watervlug manoeuvrerende monohulls bij strijd om snelste zeiljacht
Dit jaar aan de studenten van de TU Delft en RMI de uitdaging om een supersnelle monohull te ontwerpen van minimaal 4 kg en minimaal 25 cm breed. Met als extra proef het manoeuvreren door de 'gate'. Kortom, de uitdaging...

January 2, 2018 - Transportation and installation tests of gravity based structures successfully completed
A large test campaign addressing critical aspects of the installation and transportation of ravity based structures has been executed successfully. The tests were carried out together with Deltares as part of the Joint Industry...

January 2, 2018 - On the strong scalability of maritime CFD
To keep up with present changes, CFD must improve its strong scalability—its ability to handle lower cells-per-core ratios and achieve finer-grain parallelization. In this study a number of alternative linear solvers and...

December 19, 2017 - Happy holidays & an inspiring 2018
Take a minute to look back with us at 2017. We hope to meet you again in 2018 for another inspiring year! During the holidays MARIN offices will be closed between December 25 and January 5.

December 15, 2017 - MARIN Report 122: Better Ships, Blue Oceans!
In this Report we share our new MARIN strategy with you, because the next few years are essential for the future of the maritime sector and MARIN. In many ways we see a transition and MARIN wants to be leading as we undergo...

December 15, 2017 - Nederlandse onderzoeksinstellingen bundelen de krachten op het gebied van windmetingen
Het gedrag van de wind is belangrijk voor veel sectoren. Onderzoeksinstellingen ECN, KNMI, MARIN, NLR en WUR gaan samenwerken binnen het consortium om zo meetapparatuur en ervaringen te delen, en meetmethodieken...

December 8, 2017 - MARIN Kids: coole filmpjes en spreekbeurtpakket
Wil je een spreekbeurt houden over de test- en meetwereld van de scheepvaart of een werkstuk maken? Er valt veel over te vertellen. Want hoe test je eigenlijk schepen, terwijl ze nog niet gebouwd zijn?

December 1, 2017 - Seminar ‘Blauwe toekomst: versnellen van innovaties door samenwerken
Ben je op zoek naar de beste manier om samen te werken in het ontwikkelen en realiseren van nieuwe producten en diensten? In een maritiem seminar op 12 december 2017 in Dordrecht komt een aantal ‘best practices’ van...

December 1, 2017 - GROW partners innovate together in offshore wind industry
GROW is a consortium of around 20 leading and committed partners focussing on knowledge exchange and intense cooperation within the offshore wind sector. GROW was founded by leading Dutch companies and research institutes...

December 1, 2017 - MARIN at Marintec China, Shanghai, December 5-8
Visit us at the Marintec China 2017 Conference & Exhibition. MARIN will again be present together with its Chinese partner, Shanghai Ship and Shipping Research Institute (SSSRI).

November 24, 2017 - Random uncertainty of variance of finite length measurement signals
This paper looks at the analytical derivation and practical estimation of statistical uncertainties. Both random and periodic process classes are considered.

November 24, 2017 - CRS meets in Wageningen, November 27-December 1
From November 27 until December 1 the CRS (Cooperative Research Ships) will meet again in Wageningen for Working Group meetings and the Annual General Meeting.

November 17, 2017 - Simulator facility in Houston as bridge between engineering and operations
MARIN USA has its own simulator available in Houston. It allows direct interaction between engineers and operational personnel and opens new possibilities for more operational input in the design.

November 13, 2017 - In 2018 opnieuw gratis testtijd voor maritieme MKB’ers
Ook voor 2018 biedt MARIN maritieme MKB’ers gratis tanktijd voor het testen van hun innovatieve ideeën. Het aanbod is bedoeld voor MKB’ers die een nieuw maritiem concept willen onderzoeken: om te kijken of het werkt, om het te...

November 10, 2017 - Dutch research and high-level sports come together during Volvo Ocean Race
A consortium of companies, governments and knowledge institutions known as Deltares and MARIN are working with team AkzoNobel to try to improve the team’s performance in wind and waves during the Volvo Ocean Race 2017-2018....

November 3, 2017 - Space@Sea sets out to revolutionise floating islands
As of November 1, the Horizon 2020 funded project Space@Sea sets out to make a step in efficient use of the maritime environment. The consortium consisting of seventeen European partners aims to provide sustainable and...

November 2, 2017 - First seminar on the ‘Future of Maritime Safety’ in Singapore
MARIN and Singapore Polytechnic organised their first joint seminar on the ‘Future of Maritime Safety’ on October 6th. Key areas were Training, Human error in accidents and incidents, and the balanced approach between Human...

October 27, 2017 - Conference on Power & Propulsion Alternatives for Ships at Europort Rotterdam
MARIN will be presenting a paper during this conference organised by RINA during the Europort Exhbition in Rotterdam.

October 27, 2017 - MARIN at Europort Rotterdam, November 7-10
MARIN cannot be missed at this major Dutch exhibition in Rotterdam. We welcome you to stand 8217 / Hall 8 in the Holland Pavilion of Netherlands Maritime Technology.

October 27, 2017 - Iterative errors in unsteady flow simulations: are they really negligible?
This paper summarizes the main results of this first Workshop on Iterative Errors in Unsteady Flow Simulations, including an overview of some of the submitted data.

October 27, 2017 - Exploratory measurements of cavitation nuclei in the wake of a ship model
Measuring the size and concentration of micro-scale bubbles has long been recognized as important. In this study, a nuclei measurement technique based on Interferometric Particle Imaging (IPI) is developed.

October 13, 2017 - Meet MARIN at SNAME, Houston, October 24-28
There is again a chance to meet us at the SNAME Maritime Convention, this year in Houston. Join us at stand 301 to discuss the latest developments in maritime research.

October 13, 2017 - NAV 2018 Call for papers
NAV 2018 will take place in Trieste, June 20-22. During the conference paper presentations will be given in parallel sessions and in conjunction with specic workshops. Deadline for submission of abstracts is November 30, 2017....

October 5, 2017 - Verification and validation study of CFD simulations for the flow around a tug
For tug designers it is of significant importance to correctly predict the performance of new designs. These predictions are frequently performed using free running or captive model tests. Using CFD can be an alternative...

October 5, 2017 - Meet us at Offshore Energy 17, October 9-11, Amsterdam
Meet us at the Offshore Energy Exhibition & Conference (OEEC) in Amsterdam and learn more about the research we do for the oil & gas and offshore wind industry.

October 5, 2017 - Modelling of the plume of a submerged exhaust system
This article describes the influence of different turbulence models on the turbulent jet, the verification of the turbulent jet, and the validation of the submarine simulations with experimental data.

October 5, 2017 - MaRINET2 second call for proposals opens on 15 January 2018
MaRINET2, the Marine Renewables Infrastructure Network, opens its second call for proposals on 15 January 2018. Find out if you are eligible for support.

September 29, 2017 - ReFRESCO: community-based open-usage and open-source CFD code
ReFRESCO is a viscous-flow CFD code that solves multiphase (unsteady) flows using the incompressible Navier-Stokes equations, complemented with turbulence and cavitation models.

September 29, 2017 - CFD verification and validation study for a captive bullet entry in calm water
A verification and validation study is carried out as a step towards complex impact loads cases, e.g. lifeboat drop tests or ship/platform slamming in waves.

September 29, 2017 - BlueWeek, October 9-11, Rostock
After the successful session in April, BlueWeek is ready for the autumn session. The event will be hosted by Gicon and University of Rostock. Join us again for seminars, panel discussions and the open forum for new Joint...

September 22, 2017 - Zero-emission shipping meets Volvo Ocean Race
As part of the research on future zero-emission ships MARIN has had the opportunity to perform calculations, model tests and measurements on the Volvo Ocean 65 (VO65) racing yacht of Simeon Tienpont. This way we link top sport...

September 15, 2017 - MARIN and Singapore Polytechnic sign Memorandum of Cooperation
Last week, Executive Director Lance Lim of Maritime Institute, Singapore Polytechnic (MISP) and President Bas Buchner of MARIN signed a Memorandum of Cooperation (MoC) to confirm their partnership in the field of maritime...

September 15, 2017 - Predicting broadband hull pressure fluctuations and underwater radiated noise
A semi-empirical method is presented that predicts broadband hull pressure fluctuations and underwater radiated noise due to propeller tip vortex cavitation.

September 15, 2017 - Propulsion tests: quasi-steady for efficiency and quality
Read here why the quasi-steady approach is gradually replacing the conventional method in model propulsion tests. In this way we combine increased model test efficiency with higher model test quality.

September 14, 2017 - MARIN at Monaco Yacht Show, September 27-30
Come and meet us again at the Monaco Yacht Show. Visit us at stand Dars Sud QS68 to discuss all the research we are carrying out for the yachting industry. <br><br><br><br>

September 8, 2017 - On the use of the γ-Reθ transition model for the prediction of the propeller performance at model-scale
The goal of the present work is to improve the prediction of propeller performance at model-scale using a local correlation transition model.

September 8, 2017 - New Measurement System deployed for BreaKin JIP tests
To facilitate the ever-growing requirements concerning measurement quantity and quality, MARIN has recently deployed the new MARIN Measurement System 2 (MMS2) for the BreaKin JIP.

September 1, 2017 - Change of date: Maritime Safety seminar, October 6, Singapore
We are pleased to invite you to the Maritime Safety seminar on October 6 in Singapore. Key subjects of the seminar will be Data Analysis, Autonomous Systems, Smart/Innovative Infrastructure and Safety.

September 1, 2017 - Prediction of shear-layer flows with RANS and SRS models
This study evaluates the ability of Reynolds-Averaged Navier-Stokes (RANS) and Scale-Resolving Simulations (SRS) models to predict turbulent shear-layer predominant (blunt-body) flows.

August 31, 2017 - Reactie Toegepast onderzoek organisaties (TO2) op AWTI-rapport ‘Onmisbare schakels’
De Toegepast onderzoek organisaties (TO2) herkennen zich in de conclusies van het vandaag verschenen rapport ‘Onmisbare schakels’ van de Adviesraad voor wetenschap, technologie en innovatie (AWTI).

August 27, 2017 - Seminar 10 jaar Platform Schone Scheepvaart, 6 september, Rotterdam
Op woensdagmiddag 6 september 2017 viert het Platform Schone Scheepvaart haar 10-jarig bestaan in Rotterdam met een inspirerend seminar. Met interactieve sessies met experts, een key-note speaker, en feestelijke borrel.

August 18, 2017 - New C-DRONE - for undisturbed wave spectrum measurements
During trials the correct measurement of metocean conditions is crucial for reproducibility, performance prediction and to avoid disputes between different stakeholders. MARIN believes its new C-DRONE can make it much easier...

August 14, 2017 - AMT’17, October 11-13, Glasgow
We are pleased to invite you to the Maritime Safety seminar on September 12 in Singapore. Key subjects of the seminar will Data Analysis, Autonomous Systems, Smart/Innovative Infrastructure and Safety.

August 8, 2017 - CoVadem: big data for smarter inland shipping
With the increasing need for improved fuel performance, smaller carbon footprints and optimised cargo volumes, the need for shipping data is vital. A unique, collaborative initiative has been formed named CoVadem.

August 8, 2017 - Hydrodynamic software for sale
Our hydrodynamic knowledge and experience is assimilated into new software tools. All these tools are validated with model test results and full-scale data. We use them on a day-to-day basis within our research projects...

August 8, 2017 - New Joint Industry Project on Wind Ship Propulsion (WISP)
In cooperation with the American Bureau of Shipping (ABS), MARIN is proposing a Joint Industry Project (JIP) to investigate and explore ways of overcoming barriers to the uptake of wind assisted ship propulsion. The proposal...

August 8, 2017 - Offshore courses
This autumn we will again host the ‘Hydrodynamics of Floating Offshore Structures’ course in Singapore and Houston. Join and get an update on new developments including extreme metocean conditions, wave impacts and motion...

July 17, 2017 - MARIN Report magazine on Measurements and Visualisation
<br>The latest issue of our MARIN Report magazine is focussing on Measurements and Visualisation. Measurements are close to the heart of our activities: without measurements we cannot research nor advise. This is true now,...

July 14, 2017 - MARIN tests first floating mega island
This week MARIN (Maritime Research Institute) tested an innovative concept for a floating mega island. As sea level rises, cities become overcrowded and more activities are carried out at sea, raising the dikes and reclaiming...

July 12, 2017 - STAIMO 2.4.0 has been released
STAIMO 2.4.0 is now available from The most important update can be found in the application of the criteria regarding relative wave/swell direction. More details on the updates can be found in the release...

July 11, 2017 - MARIN test eerste drijvend mega-eiland
Vandaag testte MARIN een innovatief concept voor een drijvend mega-eiland. In een tijd van zeespiegelstijging, overbevolkte steden en een toenemend aantal activiteiten op zee, is het verhogen van dijken en het opspuiten...

July 7, 2017 - Seminar 10-jarig bestaan Platform Schone Scheepvaart
Op woensdagmiddag 6 september 2017 viert het Platform Schone Scheepvaart haar 10-jarig bestaan in Den Haag met een overzichtsseminar met inhoudelijke workshops. Hierbij komen centrale thema’s aan bod, zoals optimalisatie...

June 30, 2017 - MARINnovatief 2017 results in seven new exploratory projects
To stimulate creativity at MARIN we organised ‘MARINnovatief 2017’ (MARINnovative). The goal is to use MARIN’s knowledge for new technical solutions to help the maritime sector.

June 30, 2017 - awards contract for site investigations offshore windfarms
The Netherlands Enterprise Agency ( has awarded BLIX Consultancy BV, MARIN and a number of other reputable partners a framework contract to support with collecting site data for future offshore wind farm zones...

June 23, 2017 - CFD for twin gondola aft ship design
This paper shows a test case in the optimisation for a twingondola ship. In optimizing ships, one can optimizs for minimal resistance or for minimal power. For twin-gondola this choice is of great importance, due to the...

June 23, 2017 - Defining the Nautical Safety Profile
To maintain a responsible balance between safety, environmental pollution and economic efficiency, MARIN is working together with the industry to develop the Nautical Safety Profile for operations and risk management....

June 23, 2017 - Maritieme MKB’ers testen hun innovatieve ideeën
In 2017 biedt MARIN opnieuw gratis tanktijd aan maritieme MKB’ers voor het testen van innovatieve ideeën. Het aanbod is bedoeld voor MKB’ers die een nieuw maritiem concept willen onderzoeken: om te kijken of het werkt, om het...

June 23, 2017 - Singapore: Offshore course & Maritime Safety seminar
Meet us this autumn in Singapore! September 13-15 we will again host the 'Hydrodynamics of Floating Offshore Structures' course. In the same week you are more than welcome to join us during the Maritime Safety seminar on...

June 16, 2017 - Floating cities: our future is on the water
MARIN is working together with the social enterprise and collaboration platform ‘Blue21’ to create a floating city. We start open innovation projects to stimulate new developments at sea, and one of these projects is helping...

June 16, 2017 - Leerlingen Technasium Ede en Driehuis testen drijvende windmolens
Op vrijdag 16 juni hebben 150 leerlingen van Technasium ’t Streek in Ede en het Ichthus Lyceum uit Driehuis bij MARIN hun drijvende windmolens getest. Sommige windmolens bleken in golven toch minder stabiel dan gehoopt....

June 9, 2017 - Maritime Innovation Awards 2017: CoVadem genomineerd!
De genomineerden voor de Maritime Innovation Award 2017 zijn bekend. Na een presentatieronde voor de jury zijn Aqua-Logic, Kotug International en CoVadem genomineerd. Het CoVadem-team is erg blij met deze nominatie en ziet...

June 9, 2017 - MARIN deelt onderzoek tijdens R&D Seminar, 21 juni 2017
Jaarlijks presenteert MARIN de resultaten van haar onderzoek aan de Nederlandse maritieme industrie en het maritieme MKB. Tijdens dit R&D seminar wordt ook de behoefte aan toekomstig onderzoek besproken. U bent van harte welkom...

June 3, 2017 - NuTTS 2017 - abstract deadline June 30
MARIN is organising the 2017 edition of NuTTS, the Numerical Towing Tank Symposium. The conference covers the numerical simulation of flows around ships and offshore structures, with a strong link to realistic applications....

June 2, 2017 - Project Manager Veiligheids- en Verkeersstudies en Specialist Human Performance
MSCN is het nautisch hart van MARIN. Voor de teams Traffic & Safety en Nautical Operations zoeken wij een Project Manager Veiligheids- en Verkeersstudies en een Specialist Human Factors.

June 2, 2017 - ‘Topsector Water’ wordt ‘Topsector Water en Maritiem’
Tijdens het maritiem innovatie event ‘Blauwe Toekomst’ is bekend gemaakt dat de officiële benaming van ‘Topsector water’ wordt aangepast naar ‘Topsector Water en Maritiem’.

May 29, 2017 - Zeeën zonder zwavel, Het Financieele Dagblad
Scheepvaart bleef buiten de klimaatafspraken van Parijs, maar de 25 grootste containerschepen, die varen op stookolie, stoten net zoveel zwavel uit als alle auto's op aarde. Emissieloze schepen, hoe realistisch is dat? Lees...

May 19, 2017 - Meet us at Offshore Wind Energy, June 6-8, London
This year we will also be present at Offshore Wind Energy in London. Visit us at stand S-G10 within the Holland Pavilion of NMT and discuss our renewable activities.

May 19, 2017 - CRS open meeting in Cadiz, Spain - June 1 & 2
May 29-June 2, the CRS (Cooperative Research Ships) will meet again for Working Group meetings and the Open Meeting. Host is Navantia in Cadiz, Spain.

May 16, 2017 - De Blauwe Route, water als weg naar innovatieve en duurzame groei
MARIN en directeur Bas Buchner als voorzitter TKI Maritiem zijn nauw betrokken bij de totstandkoming van de Blauwe Route. Tijdens een strategische bijeenkomst is op 17 mei de Blauwe Route-video gelanceerd.

May 16, 2017 - Publication in Encyclopedia of Maritime and Offshore Engineering
MARIN contributed to the Encyclopedia of Maritime and Offshore Engineering with an update on Hydrodynamic scale model tests for offshore structures. Read here the complete publication.

May 12, 2017 - Meet us at ITEC 2017, May 16-18, Rotterdam
There is a chance to meet us at the ITEC 2017 in Rotterdam, May 16-18. MARIN will be present at the Holland pavilion, stand 9.

May 12, 2017 - Vessel Operator Forum, May 22 & 23, Rotterdam
May 22 & 23 the Vessel Operator Forum (VOF) will be organised in conjunction with the Tugnology'17 Conference in Rotterdam. The progress meetings of the Bollard Pull JIP and Tunnel Thruster JIP are hosted and supported...

May 12, 2017 - ‘Hydrodynamics of Floating Offshore Structures’ course, Singapore & Houston
MARIN is again organising the three-day course 'Applied Hydrodynamics of Floating Offshore Structures', both in Singapore (September 13-15) and Houston (October 11-13). Learn more on extreme metocean conditions, wave impacts...

May 2, 2017 - MARIN presenteert toekomstvisie ‘Better Ships, Blue Oceans!
Deze week presenteerde MARIN (Maritiem Research Instituut Nederland) haar nieuwe Strategieplan onder de titel ‘Better Ships, Blue Oceans!’. Deze toekomstvisie richt zich op maatschappelijke uitdagingen waaraan MARIN en de...

May 1, 2017 - Launch and Recovery Forum, June 7 & 8, London
After the first successful Launch & Recovery ‘LARSFORUM’ last year, the next forum will be held at UCL in London on 7 & 8 June. In the Launch & Recovery Forum, navies as well as commercial operators, contractors, shipyards,...

May 1, 2017 - MARIN at Maritime Industry, May 9-11, Gorinchem
MARIN will be at the Maritime Industry event held in Gorinchem, the Netherlands. Visit us at stand 630 in the special ’Innovation Street’ or meet us during one of our presentations.

April 21, 2017 - New Joint Industry Project on Wind Ship Propulsion
MARIN in cooperation with American Bureau of Shipping (ABS) is proposing a Joint Industry Project (JIP) to investigate and to explore ways of overcoming barriers to the uptake of wind assisted ship propulsion.

April 21, 2017 - EU-funded project OPENRISK kicked off
MARIN is involved in the EU-funded project OPENRISK, which kicked off in January. The OPENRISK project will take the first step in developing a joint and fully open method toolbox for risk assessments of spills resulting...

April 21, 2017 - MaRINET2 opens call for free access to testing facilities
The MaRINET2 project has opened a call for applications today. Successful applicants will receive free access to a world-leading network of testing and research infrastructures. The call is open to offshore energy technology...

April 21, 2017 - MARIN Report 120: a focus on Offshore projects
<br>This MARIN Report is focussing on our Offshore activities. We interview Tone Vestbøstad, Statoil’s Specialist Marine Hydrodynamics, about the value of JIPs with a focus on their role in the offshore wind industry. We share...

April 13, 2017 - MARIN at the OTC, May 1-4, Houston
Meet us again at the OTC. Visit us this year at stand 1525-5 within the Dutch Pavilion. And join us for the traditional drinks on Tuesday May 2 at 16.00hrs.

April 7, 2017 - Blueprint 2050, the maritime world beyond the horizon
Over sixty Dutch maritime professionals got together over the past year to discuss the future of the maritime sector. The results of the meetings are reflected in the magazine Blueprint 2050, the maritime world beyond...

April 3, 2017 - Blueweek: Wind propulsion technologies for ships in the 2020’s
CE Delft will present the full findings of the EU DG Clima commissioned study ‘Analysis of market potentials and market barriers for wind propulsion technologies for ships’, during Blueweek, April 10-13. Last call for...

March 31, 2017 - Last call to attend the Blueweek, April 10-13
This year MARIN will organise the traditional BlueWeek in two sessions. The spring session (April 10-13) will be hosted by Port of Den Helder. Join us for for seminars, workshops and new JIP initiatives. Free of charge.

March 31, 2017 - Belangrijke stap op weg naar autonoom varen in de Binnenvaart
In het kader van het TKI Dinalog programma gaat een samenwerkingsverband van TNO, TU Delft, BLN-Schuttevaer, BTB, DAMEN, MARIN en tien binnenvaartondernemers een belangrijke bijdrage leveren aan het toekomstperspectief...

March 31, 2017 - Marinet2 1st Acces Call opening 10th April
The second Marine Renewables Infrastructure Network (MaRINET2) program, set up to accelerate the development of offshore renewable energy technologies, has been launched. The 1st Acces Call is opening April 10.

March 24, 2017 - Comfort and Safety at Sea, March 29, Rotterdam
MARIN will be co-speaker at the symposium Comfort and Safety at Sea. This symposium is looking at the early integration of research and production know-how in view of Improving ship design.

March 17, 2017 - H2020 marinerg-i project launched
Today in Brussels the H2020 marinerg-i project was launched and this represents an important initiative that sets out to develop an integrated European infrastructure to facilitate future growth and development in the offshore...

March 17, 2017 - Trim wedge optimization with viscous free surface computations
In this paper a procedure for automatic optimization of a ship hull and trim wedge is described, that is based on an evaluation of a series of hull form/trim wedge combinations

March 17, 2017 - Software seminar in Shanghai for the first time, March 28
After successful software seminars in the Netherlands, Houston and Singapore, MARIN goes to Shanghai for the first time on March 28th, 2017. This seminar brings together developers and users to discuss the latest developments,...

March 17, 2017 - 38th FPSO JIP Week, March 27-31, The Hague
The 38th edition of the FPSO JIP Week & Forum is scheduled for March 27-31 and will be hosted by TNO, The Hague. The FPSO Research Forum will take place on Wednesday March 29.

March 10, 2017 - Joint Industry Project on Gravity Based Structures
The objective of the GBS JIP is to improve the engineering methods of the Transport & Installation of gravity based wind turbine foundations. This will lead to more effective and safer operations, with better workability...

March 10, 2017 - Validation exercises of mathematical models for the prediction of transitional flows
This paper presents validation exercises of mathematical models for the simulation of flows where transition from laminar to turbulent regime plays an important role on the flow properties.

March 9, 2017 - Your future is Blue! Blueweek, April 10-13
This year MARIN will organise the traditional BlueWeek in two sessions. The spring session (April 10-12) will be hosted by Port of Den Helder, in cooperation with Wageningen Marine Research and the KIM, (the Royal Netherlands...

February 24, 2017 - The US Coast Guard and MARIN: a long-term link
MARIN’s naval activities do not stop at Dutch shores. MARIN has strong relationships with many international navies and naval shipyards. The relationship with the US Coast Guard is such an example. Many of its existing and new...

February 24, 2017 - CFD simulations and experiments of a maneuvering generic submarine and prognosis for simulation of near surface operation
This paper presents simulations and experiments of the generic submarine Joubert BB2 in self-propulsion and free running maneuvering conditions.

February 24, 2017 - Low noise tunnel thruster JIP open to new participants
Main objective of the TT JIP is to develop a method to select and design, as well as to assess the side force performance, vibration excitation and radiated noise of tunnel thrusters. 20 participatns already work together,...

February 17, 2017 - Observing cavitation for naval applications
One of ours services is to carry out measurement campaigns on board ships and to analyse the collected data. For submarines the noise signature is of crucial importance. MARIN is currently developing a cavitation observation...

February 17, 2017 - Hydrodynamic modelling for the remotely operated vehicle Visor3 using CFD
This paper addresses the hydrodynamic modelling of an inspection-class remotely operated vehicle using a viscous-flow solver for the accurate prediction of manoeuvring coefficients needed for control purposes

February 17, 2017 - Few places left for Offshore and Ship hydrodynamics courses
Both courses for Offshore and Ship hydrodynamics have a few places left. Join us in Wageningen or Shanghai!

February 13, 2017 - Impacts of the rudder profile on manoeuvring performance of ships
The profile of a ship rudder influences the forces it generates, which in turn influence the manoeuvring performance of a ship. Thus, rudder forces and moments should be calculated considering the profile. Instead of an...

February 10, 2017 - Maritime cognitive workload assessment
The human factor plays the key role for safety in many industrial and civil every-day operations in our technologized world. Human failure is more likely to cause accidents than technical failure, e.g. in the challenging...

February 10, 2017 - Retaining and developing submarine knowledge
The Dutch Underwater Knowledge Centre (DUKC) is a network of Dutch knowledge providers on submarine technology. DUKC was established in 2004 to maintain, develop and position the existing Dutch underwater industry and related...

February 3, 2017 - Why wait for the seventh wave?
The Royal Netherlands Navy, NLR, RADAC, Amarcon/ABB and MARIN joined in the ‘Salute’ project to work out a demonstrator system to anticipate quiescent periods for helicopter landing operations. And now the new ‘DoIT’ JIP aims...

February 3, 2017 - Onset and development of three-dimensional separation around diamond wing
In the present article, two viscous-flow solvers dedicated to hydrodynamic applications are used to predict the flow around the diamond wing. Both codes solve the incompressible flow using unstructured grids and finite volume...

February 3, 2017 - Finite mass transfer effects in cavitation modelling
In this paper, effects of the finite mass transfer rate with special focus on condensation is studied in detail. First, a cavity collapse will be considered to demonstrate how the finite transfer source term must be modified...

January 27, 2017 - The Walrus Class submarine and beyond
MARIN Report interviews the Commanding Officer of the Dutch Submarine fleet, Captain Hugo Ammerlaan about the Walrus Class service life extension programme and developments concerning the next generation of submarines....

January 23, 2017 - Creatief met regels, rompen en appendages bij Ontwerp- en Zeilwedstrijd
Team 7 ‘Kiel Jong-Il’ van Technische Universiteit Delft, ontwierp en bouwde de snelste modelzeilboot van Nederland. Het team won op 20 januari de zeilrace van 14 strijdende studententeams van Technische Universiteit...

January 20, 2017 - Current status of manoeuvring prediction methods, their mutual pros and cons and ways to quantify the capabilities
In the paper, we make an overview of prediction techniques and some of the developments in the last years. This is done from the viewpoint of the author: as user of every technique in his daily work, and as observed of ITTC...

January 20, 2017 - Studievereniging NES viert eerste lustrum in stijl
Onder de noemer 'MARIN Be(er)Save sailing contest' gingen de studenten de uitdaging aan: door weer en wind, in tien minuten zo veel mogelijk bier naar de finish brengen met een zelfontworpen zeiljacht voorzien van een patatbak...

January 13, 2017 - Verification and validation exercises for flow around KVLCC2 tanker
This paper presents the quantification of numerical and modelling errors for the solution of the flow around the KVLCC2 tanker at model-scale Reynolds number. Numerical errors are also quantified for full-scale Reynolds...

January 13, 2017 - Vliegende boten bij strijd om snelste zeiljacht
Op vrijdag 20 januari zullen studenten van de Technische Universiteit Delft en Rotterdam Mainport University (RMU) met elkaar de jaarlijkse strijd aangaan. In het Binnenvaartbassin van MARIN zal worden uitgemaakt wie het snelst...

January 12, 2017 - The Ocean Cleanup testing continues
Ocean Cleanup 2017 will mark the deployment of the first Ocean Cleanup system: the pilot. Over the last months MARIN performed scale model tests to optimise the computer models of the system.

January 2, 2017 - MARIN wishes you a challenging & inspiring 2017
Play the MARIN e-card to look back with us at 2016. We hope to meet you again in 2017 for another challenging & inspiring year!

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