Designed for waves

AuthorsKlaas Kooiker
Conference/JournalMARIN Report 109
DateAug 30, 2013
Reading time3 minutes

Platform Supply Vessels are the ultimate challenge when it comes to ship design. While calm water performance is important, for these ships it is merely a reference value. Harsh weather conditions and the corresponding sea states are the playground of the PSV and the challenging circumstances dictate fuel consumption.