TIPVOR: US and Dutch Navies unite to battle cavitation

AuthorsTom van Terwisga
Conference/JournalMARIN Report 71
DateSep 1, 2000
Reading time3 minutes

Cavitation research and propulsor developments are key MARIN areas of expertise and the Depressurised Towing Tank and the Cavitation Tunnel are vital and sophisticated tools of its trade. Now, as Tom van Terwisga reports, they have both been deployed extensively for the joint US-NL TIPVOR(tex) project.

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sustainable propulsionmeasurements and controldata scienceresistance and propulsionmarine systemspoweringdefencepassengers and yachtingtransport and shippingmodel testingcavitationpropeller designnavy