A SWATH solution for River Westerschelde ferries

AuthorsJaap Allema, Reint Dallinga & Frans Quadvlieg
Conference/JournalMARIN Report 78
DateDec 1, 2002
Reading time6 minutes

Damen Shipyards Gorinchem is awarded a contract to build two passenger & bicycle ferries. As the Province of Zeeland and the yard opt for a SWATH solution, MARIN does the tests.

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manoeuvring and nautical studiesstability, seakeeping and ocean engineeringsustainable propulsioncfd developmentcfd/simulation/desk studiesmeasurements and controldata sciencetime-domain simulationsmanoeuvringresistance and propulsioninfrastructurelife at seapoweringseakeepingdefencepassengers and yachtingtransport and shippingmodel testingcomforthull form optimisationmotionsspeed/power performancesimulation