Damaged stability & flooding simulations more important as vessels get bigger

AuthorsEgbert Ypma
Conference/JournalMARIN Report 105
DateApr 20, 2012
Reading time3 minutes

With the increasing size of cruise vessels and ferries, and hence the potential consequences in the case of a loss, the capability to evaluate the dynamic behaviour of damaged ships is becoming more and more important, as demonstrated by recent cruise ship incidents.