From tugboat to modern cruise liner

AuthorsHenk Valkhof
Conference/JournalMARIN Report
DateAug 1, 2002

Today, MARIN has an enormous amount of knowledge and expertise in the field of ship design but 70 years ago, when the former institute started, it was a very different picture.A humble start was made in the field when the institute worked on a small tugboat back in 1932. In this article Report demonstrates how MARIN has been serving the shipping industry throughout its history.

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sustainable propulsioncfd developmentcfd/simulation/desk studiesmeasurements and controldata sciencetime-domain simulationsresistance and propulsionpoweringmodel testingmonitoringtrials and monitoringfull scalesimulation