On board wave and motion estimator project supports motion-critical operations offshore

AuthorsHenk van den Boom
Conference/JournalMARIN Report 91
DateApr 1, 2007
Reading time6 minutes

An innovative system is being developed to predict quiescent periods in floater motions some two minutes in advance. Supporting offshore operations dependent on the actual vessel motion, this system is the product of a Joint Industry Project. MARIN outlines the project's progression.

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stability, seakeeping and ocean engineeringcfd developmentcfd/simulation/desk studiesmeasurements and controldata sciencetime-domain simulationsrenewablesoil and gasinfrastructuremarine systemslife at seamonitoringtrials and monitoringmotionsfull scalesimulationsoftware engineeringoffshore engineering