Experimental investigation into the flow around a manoeuvring LNG carrier on shallow water

AuthorsJurgens, A.J., Hallmann, R. and Tukker, J.
Conference/JournalNAV 2006 International Conference on Ship and Shipping Research
DateJun 1, 2006

The objective of this research project is to supply information on the hydrodynamic flow around a manoeuvring vessel on shallow water. The flow patterns and the resulting forces and moments acting on the LNG carrier with twin gondola aft-body as a consequence of a drifting motion are studied.

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