Live testing of fatigue predictions for USCG

AuthorsIngo Drummen
Conference/JournalMARIN Report 106
DateAug 31, 2012
Reading time6 minutes

One of the core services of MARIN is to carry out measurement campaigns on board ships at sea and to analyse the collected data for the development and validation of design tools. Currently, MARIN is carrying out an extensive project for the United States Coast Guard (USCG), which aims to increase confidence in fatigue lifetime prediction.

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manoeuvring and nautical studiesstability, seakeeping and ocean engineeringwaves, impacts and hydrostructuralsafe operations and human factorsdefencefatiguehydro-elasticityoperabilityseakeeping performancestructural response