A valuable sparring partner for Spars

AuthorsOlaf Waals
Conference/JournalMARIN Report 88
DateApr 1, 2006
Reading time3 minutes

In recent years the Spar concept has been a regular guest at MARIN. It trained its motion characteristics, VIM behaviour and performance in extreme waves, while the MARIN facilities and crew, acted as an able sparring partner for this very fit concept.

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stability, seakeeping and ocean engineeringwaves, impacts and hydrostructuralmeasurements and controldata sciencerenewablesoil and gasinfrastructuremarine systemslife at seamodel testingmotionsvortex induced motions (vim)offshore engineering