Channel Transits from Shipyard to open sea of Astute Class submarines

AuthorsM.P.C. de Jong, O.M. Weiler, J.T.M. van Doorn, F.H.H.A. Quadvlieg, and A. Fryer
Conference/JournalPIANC MMX Congress, Liverpool, UK
DateMay 10, 2010

The present study regarding channel transits from shipyard to open sea of Astute class submarines was aimed at verifying whether the existing channel design at Barrow-in-Furness is suitable for the exit manoeuvres of the new class of submarines.

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