MARCOL: cost-effective and fast determination of collision damage

AuthorsHannes Bogaert
Conference/JournalMARIN Report 92
DateOct 17, 2007
Reading time3 minutes

For many years MARIN has advised on safe transportation using quantitive traffic data, however, evaluation of collision events was always made by qualitative methods. Recent developments in LNG transportation meant their use could no longer be justified. Therefore, MARIN has recently developed a new quantitative tool for the analysis of collision events.

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autonomy and controlwaves, impacts and hydrostructuralcfd developmentcfd/simulation/desk studiestime-domain simulationsoil and gasauthorities and regulatorstransport and shippingmonitoringtrials and monitoringsafetystructural responsefull scalesimulationcollisionsoftware engineering