MARIN conducts Thunder Hawk VIM testing

AuthorsRemmelt van der Wal
Conference/JournalMARIN Report 91
DateApr 1, 2007
Reading time3 minutes

In the last six to seven years, MARIN has extended its model test experience into Vortex Induced Motions (VIM) on Spars and Deep Draft Semi-submersibles. Recently, the ATLANTIA Thunder Hawk Deep Draft Semi was successfully tested in the MARIN facilities in order to identify the VIM motion behaviour in current.

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stability, seakeeping and ocean engineeringmeasurements and controldata sciencerenewablesoil and gasinfrastructuremarine systemslife at seamodel testingvortex induced motions (vim)offshore engineering