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Learn about the different types of factors that are taken into consideration while designing ice class vessels.
We are familiar with the form of ship propeller, but have we ever contemplated upon their shape, appearance and typical geometry? Let’s find out inside the article.
The passenger shipping industry has been severely affected by the covid-19 pandemic. Let’s take a look at the full effects on the cruise ship industry and what lies ahead.
While the commercial shipping industry suffered during the covid-19 pandemic, the oil tanker business, saw a colossal boom. Why? Find out inside the article.
This article is the second part of the article series “Design and Construction of Ice Class Ships – Part 1”.
Learn about the design and construction aspects of ships capable to ply in ice. Know more about the classification guidelines and norms that dictate the construction design of these vessels.
It is worthwhile to mention that in most of the places describing the preliminary design of ship’s hull structures, utmost priority is given to the midship section, thanks to the global stresses such as maximum hull girder bending and buckling loads taken into account.
Manoeuvrability is defined as the inherent ability of a vessel to change its course/path. Understanding the factor of manoeuvrability of a vessel is extremely important to both ship designer or seafarer. Read more about different types Of manoeuvres of a vessel inside the article.