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Bastien Abeil

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Green water MARIN study reveals: Feeder ships sailing by the Dutch Wadden Islands are at risk of losing deck containers

20 Apr 2023

With the accident of the Ultra Large Container Ship “MSC Zoë” in January 2019, during which 342 containers were lost overboard a few miles off the ...
Extreme behaviour in shallow water explains why large container shipS can lose containers above the Dutch Wadden Islands

7 Dec 2020

The Dutch Safety Board asked MARIN and research institute Deltares to investigate how storm conditions such as those encountered above the Dutch ...
On the importance of service conditions and safety in ship design

10 Jun 2018

A good ship design is a balanced design, in which the performance is not limited (or outperformed) by one specific characteristic. Today’s ...
CNIM asks MARIN to verify the performance of a new SWATH design

25 Apr 2018

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With a growing demand for wind farm support vessels, Constructions Industrielles de la Méditerranée (CNIM) has developed a SWATH ...
Experimental determination of water motions inside a moonpool

14 Jul 2017

The substantial water motions that can occur inside a moonpoolwhen a ship is operating in a formed sea represent a criticalissue for operators, as ...
Experimental prediction of anti roll tanks on the rolling of ships

4 Sep 2016

Over the last years MARIN has developed an integrated model testing approach for the prediction of the performance of free-surface Anti Roll Tanks ...
Largest containership in the world 'Triple-E' first tested at MARIN

29 Aug 2014

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MARIN was delighted to take part in a truly historic milestone in the industry when Daewoo Shipbuilding and Marine Engineering (DSME) asked MARIN to ...
Significant upgrade of Anti Roll Tank (ART) design services

10 Jan 2014

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MARIN has recently invested in new methodologies and modern tools to improve its services related to ART design.
Seakeeping aspects in the design of survey vessels

7 Nov 2012

The aim of the present paper is to provide a thorough overview of the most important seakeeping aspects related to survey vessels, in such a way ...
Model tests for early assessment of Launch and Recovery operations

26 Apr 2011

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DCNS chose MARIN to conduct an operability study of the Launch and Recovery system to be installed on the new GOWIND type Offshore Patrol Vessels ...
Free-Surface Flow Modelling with Interface Capturing Techniques

1 Jun 2007

MARIN, HSVA and TUHH are jointly developing the RANS-code FRESCO. The freesurface modelling part of the code is based on interface capturing. ...