MARIN model tests: Green Seas Hatch Loading on Bulk Carriers

AuthorsGaillarde G.and Zheng X.
Conference/JournalRINA Post Derbyshire, London
DateJan 1, 2001

This paper summarises the model test techniques and analysis methods used during the extensive study on bulk carrier hatch cover loading. The tests took place in 2000 and 2001 and were undertaken for two Capesize and one Panamax bulk carriers.

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stability, seakeeping and ocean engineeringwaves, impacts and hydrostructuralmeasurements and controldata scienceseakeepingauthorities and regulatorstransport and shippingmodel testingextreme conditionsloads and responsessafety