Bulk carrier manoeuvring study for river navigation

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Conference1st International Conference on Modelling and Control of Marine Craft, 18-20 April 1990, Exeter, England
Subjectmanoeuvring; river; navigation; bulk carrier
AbstractA series of manoeuvring tests were conducted on a scale model of the bulk carrier FEDERAL HUNTER. The tests simulated transit of the vessel through a dredged river drained with sharp bends and strong currents. This paper gives a description of the test programme, choice of variables, the data recorder and the resultant analysis.
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AffiliationNRC Institute for Ocean Technology; National Research Council Canada
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NRC number5495
NPARC number8895374
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