Accession Number:

AD0687530

Title:

WAVE LOADS ON A T-2 TANKER: THE INFLUENCE OF VARIATION IN WEIGHT DISTRIBUTION WITH CONSTANT MASS MOMENT OF INERTIA ON SHEARING FORCES AND BENDING MOMENTS IN REGULAR WAVES,

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

NORGES TEKNISKE HOEGSKOLE TRONDHEIM NORWEGIAN SHIP MODEL EXPERIMENT TANK

Report Date:

1961-02-01

Pagination or Media Count:

31.0

Abstract:

Tests were made in regular waves of a T-2 tanker model. The longitudinal strength of ship hulls is investigated, including wave-induced bending moments, shearing forces, and local slamming forces. The influence of changes in weight distribution is discussed.

Subject Categories:

  • Marine Engineering

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE