Accession Number:

ADA446605

Title:

The National Shipbuilding Research Program: Proceedings of the REAPS Technical Symposium Paper No. 14: SPADES as an Aid in Ship Design

Descriptive Note:

Conference proceedings

Corporate Author:

CALI AND ASSOCIATES INC METAIRIE LA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1977-06-01

Pagination or Media Count:

33.0

Abstract:

The use of computers has made a tremendous impact on the ship design and the ship building processes in recent years. Designers utilize special programs to optimize their design according to economic and performance requirements. for a certain type of vessel in a certain type of service. From this iterative process, the optimum parameters are obtained and the preliminary design carried out.

Subject Categories:

  • Marine Engineering

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE