Manoeuvring aspects of fast ships with pods

AuthorsToxopeus, S.L. and Loeff, G.B.
Conference/JournalHIPER'02 3rd International EuroConference on High-Performance Marine Vehicles
DateSep 1, 2002

Currently an increasing number of modern ships is equipped with podded propulsors. Advantages are the possibility to use a diesel-electric propulsion plant and to increase the propulsive efficiency and the manoeuvrability of the ship.

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