Design criteria for weather routed transport

AuthorsAalbers A.B., Nataraja R. and Anink S.
Conference/JournalRINA Heavy transport and lift conference, London
DateJan 1, 2005

The paper describes the advanced design process for weather routed heavy cargo transports which is now possible using the Safetrans PC software tool. The software tool, devised as a risk based, probabilistic response method for the calculation of the design loads for ocean transports and tows has been subjected to a thorough calibration and validation.

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