A propeller is a rotating fan like structure which is used to propel the ship by using the power generated and transmitted by the main engine of the ship. Propellers are be classified on the basis of several factors. Find out more inside the article.
Sea trials are important for all newly built ships. Check out ten important tests that are carried out to ensure vessel safety.
Rolling is indeed one of the biggest problems to ships at seas. Learn about the different types of ‘Roll Stabilization systems’ that are used to control the effects of rolling on the ship.
Want to know how the design of different types of gas carriers vary depending on the type of the cargo and membrane tanks? Read more about construction of gas ships inside the article.
Hull stresses in ships require additional attention, especially considering the catastrophic consequences which are possible as a result of their failure. Learn about the common hull stress monitoring systems used in ships.
This article is the second part of the article series “Design and Construction of Ice Class Ships – Part 1”.