Accession Number:

AD0687532

Title:

THE COMBINED WAVE AND CURRENT LABORATORY OF THE NETHERLANDS SHIP MODEL BASIN,

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

NETHERLANDS SHIP MODEL BASIN WAGENINGEN

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1964-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

20.0

Abstract:

The paper describes a new facility of the N. S. M. B., in which manoeuvring properties and behaviour of ships and other structures in waves, current and wind can be studied. Design considerations and data concerning wave generators, pump installations and various other structures are given. A paragraph is deveoted to instrumentation and the paper ends with a short enumeration of tests that can be carried out in the new laboratory. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Marine Engineering

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE