Development of a calculation program for escort forces of stern drive tug boats

AuthorsQuadvlieg, F.H.H.A. and Kaul, S.
Conference/JournalITS2006 The 19th International Tug & Salvage Convention and Exhibition
DateApr 1, 2006

The escort class notation of several classification societies requires the test of the dynamic towing forces at escort speeds of 8 or 10 knots. These tests should be performed with the completed tug according to a special procedure.

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manoeuvring and nautical studiescfd developmentcfd/simulation/desk studiesmeasurements and controldata sciencetime-domain simulationsdynamic positioningmanoeuvringinfrastructuredefencepassengers and yachtingtransport and shippingmodel testingsimulationsoftware engineering