Oasis of the Seas

AuthorsGiedo Loeff, Jaap van Heerd & Reint Dallinga
Conference/JournalMARIN Report 98
DateDec 24, 2009
Reading time9 minutes

Oasis of the Seas, the largest cruise liner ever in the world, will set sail in December. As this magnificent ship prepares for its maiden voyage, Report takes the opportunity to focus on the measurement techniques used in this interesting and challenging project.

Tags
manoeuvring and nautical studiesstability, seakeeping and ocean engineeringsustainable propulsionwaves, impacts and hydrostructuraldynamic positioningmanoeuvringnoise and vibrationresistance and propulsioninfrastructuremarine systemslife at seaauthorities and regulatorsdefencepassengers and yachtingtransport and shippingcavitationcomfortdynamic trackinghull form optimisationhydro-elasticityperformance based assessmentpropeller designseakeeping performancespeed/power performancecruise and ferry