A simulation tool to optimise tandem offloading operations

AuthorsJos van Doorn
Conference/JournalMARIN Report 91
DateApr 1, 2007
Reading time6 minutes

In 2005, the three-year Joint Industry Project 'Offloading Operability'1 was completed and was successful in its aim of developing a tool for the simulation of complex tandem offloading operations, including approach manoeuvres. Report examines this challenging project.

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stability, seakeeping and ocean engineeringcfd developmentcfd/simulation/desk studiesmeasurements and controldata sciencetime-domain simulationsrenewablesoil and gasinfrastructuremarine systemslife at seamodel testingoffloadingsimulationoffshore engineering