MARIN set to open its new Depressurised Wave Basin

Conference/JournalMARIN Report 104
DateDec 16, 2011
Reading time9 minutes

In a few weeks time MARIN will inaugurate its new and unique Depressurised Wave Basin (DWB). MARIN has combined a depressurised towing tank with a wave maker - creating a world first. Report interviews the project leaders about the challenges of this unique project.

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manoeuvring and nautical studiesstability, seakeeping and ocean engineeringsustainable propulsionwaves, impacts and hydrostructuralnoise and vibrationresistance and propulsionrenewablesoil and gasmarine systemslife at seadefencepassengers and yachtingtransport and shippingcavitationperformance based assessmentseakeeping performancesloshingspeed/power performancetowing stability