PROCAL beats the panel!

AuthorsJohan Bosschers
Conference/JournalMARIN Report 92
DateOct 17, 2007
Reading time6 minutes

With the increase in fuel prices, interest in efficient ship propulsors is rapidly growing but the last couple of decades an opposite trend also can be witnessed. High comfort standards - low noise and vibration - on-board have often been obtained at the expense of propeller efficiency.

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stability, seakeeping and ocean engineeringsustainable propulsioncfd developmentcfd/simulation/desk studiestime-domain simulationsnoise and vibrationresistance and propulsionlife at seadefencepassengers and yachtingcomfortsimulation