Using Dynamic Positioning For Side-By-Side Cargo Transfer Operations

AuthorsQuadvlieg, F.H.H.A., Hallmann, R., Hughes, G. and Harris, D.H.
Conference/Journal2nd International Conference on Ship Manoeuvring in Shallow and Confined Water: Ship to Ship Interaction
DateMay 18, 2011

A rather unconventional, but nevertheless practical method is presented to keep two large ships in close proximity to allow side-by-side operations.

manoeuvring and nautical studiescfd developmentcfd/simulation/desk studiesmeasurements and controldata sciencetime-domain simulationsdynamic positioningmanoeuvringoil and gasinfrastructuredefencepassengers and yachtingtransport and shippingmodel testingdynamic trackingsimulationside-by-side