Promising Hydrodynamic Improvements For Inland Vessels

AuthorsVan der Meij, K.H. and Raven, H.C.
Conference/JournalEuropean Inland Waterway Navigation Conference, Budapest, Hungary
DateSep 10, 2014

This paper presents the results of the CFD calculations performed for the vessels. Different bow shapes have been analysed and a detailed investigation was performed on the shape of the aftship, especially focussing on the tunnel design.

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