THE BRITISH SHIP RESEARCH ASSOCIATION.
OFFICE OF NAVAL RESEARCH LONDON (UNITED KINGDOM)
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The report describes the organization and work of the British Ship Research Association, as gathered during visits to the Associations Headquarters in London and its Research Station at Wallsend-on-Tyne, Northumberland. The Association is engaged on research for the shipbuilding, shipowning and marine engineering industries, covering such fields as automation of engine rooms, hydrodynamic research into resistance and propulsion of model hulls, seaworthiness qualities, steering and maneuvering, stopping of large tankers, ships structures, vibration, sea performance in service, application of computers and numerical control to design and production problems, welding, market research and shipowner research. Author
- Marine Engineering