Analysis of thruster effectivity for dynamic positioning and low speed manoeuvring

AuthorsNienhuis, U.
Conference/JournalPhD-thesis, Delft University of Technology
DateSep 30, 1992

Dynamic positioning, tracking and low-speed manoeuvring have for a long time defied attempts to properly analyse and predict the performance. The present work is the first such approach to the particular problem of thruster effectivity during DP, tracking and low-speed manoeuvers.

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manoeuvring and nautical studiescfd developmentcfd/simulation/desk studiesmeasurements and controldata sciencetime-domain simulationsdynamic positioningmanoeuvringrenewablesoil and gasinfrastructuremarine systemslife at seadefencepassengers and yachtingtransport and shippingmodel testingtrack keepingsimulationoffshore engineering