Accession Number : AD0688546

Title :   STABILITY PROBLEMS IN MERCHANT SHIPS,

Corporate Author : NAVAL SHIP SYSTEMS COMMAND WASHINGTON D C SCIENTIFIC DOCUMENTATION DIV

Personal Author(s) : Korotkin,Ya. I.

Report Date : OCT 1967

Pagination or Media Count : 351

Abstract : The report considers the external forces acting on the hulls of marine transport vessels, the requirements specified by the Rules of the Classification Societies for the overall and local strength of a hull, and also the questions pertaining to the standardization of strength based on an analysis of the practice of building and operating the vessels, with the utilization of the probabilistic methods. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*MERCHANT VESSELS, STABILITY), SHIP HULLS, BENDING, HYDRODYNAMICS, STANDARDIZATION, PROBABILITY, USSR

Subject Categories : Marine Engineering

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE