Comparison of comfort and workability on board a trimaran and a monohull yacht

AuthorsLuth, H.R.
Conference/JournalProject 2000, Amsterdam
DateNov 15, 2000

This paper discusses the possible merits and disadvantages of a trimaran over a monohull yacht. The powering performance and ship motion behaviour are evaluated for a modern 60 m monohull motor yacht and a trimaran with comparable displacement and installed power.

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stability, seakeeping and ocean engineeringlife at seaseakeepingdefencepassengers and yachtingcomfortmotionsmulti hull