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Eelco Frickel

Senior Researcher/Teamleader

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Publications
Paper
Past, Present and Future of Hydrodynamic Research for DP Applications

Oct 1, 2015

MARIN has been involved in model testing for DP vessels for almost 4 decades. In 1976 a first project was carried out in which the main propeller of ...
Magazine
OBELICS successfully concludes after two years

Apr 25, 2014

Reading time 6 minutes

The OBELICS JIP results in the development of an engineering and operation simulator suitable for both designing and training purposes.
Magazine
OBELICS JIP successfully achieves goals

Apr 14, 2013

Reading time 3 minutes

OBELICS, the Joint Industry Project on Operability of Ballasting and lifting operations of Extreme Loads with Integrated hydro dynamiCS, was just ...
Magazine
Deepwater pit proves popular for TLP model tests

Apr 26, 2011

Reading time 3 minutes

MARIN's deepwater pit in the Offshore Basin allows modeling of TLPs, including their tendons, over the full water depth. Here, we delve the inner ...
Magazine
Complex coupled model tests for Petrobras

Apr 26, 2011

Reading time 6 minutes

Model tests were carried out simultaneously on three floaters in MARIN's Offshore Basin and these were followed by two-body, coupled VIM tests in ...
Magazine
DP simulations and model testing - on the spot!

Apr 24, 2009

Reading time 9 minutes

MARIN has a long history in Dynamic Positioning (DP) model testing and computer simulations. In recent years there has been increasing interest in ...
Magazine
2009: The year of LNG

Apr 24, 2009

Reading time 3 minutes

Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) has become the fastest growing sector of the world's gas market. With many large LNG offloading projects planned this ...