model basin

model basin

[′mäd·əl ′bās·ən]
(engineering)
A large basin or tank of water where scale models of ships can be tested. Also known as model tank; towing tank.
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In September, 2013, Deltamarin had carried out the first model tests for Titanic II at the Hamburg Ship Model Basin (HSVA), putting the 9.
The realization of PCCI system and factory validation tests- Installation on the DGA TN Brest CICP system and ship model basin test.
The tests took place at the facilities of Hamburg Ship Model Basin (HSVA), a hydrodynamic service and consulting group.
Ultimately, we will compare this data from Bob Coolbaugh's full-scale aircraft with sub-scale wind tunnel data we hope to get from the David Taylor Model Basin in Carderock, Md.
Model testing: State of the Art and Future Trends -- Bill Day, Head, Resistance and Powering Division, Hydromechanics Department, David Taylor Model Basin, Carderock Division, NSWC -- Ian Campbell, Wolfson Unit, MTIA, England -- Emilio F.
Traditionally, naval research and development has been initiated by the Office of Naval Research (ONR) and conducted by such organizations as the Naval Research Laboratory, David Taylor Model Basin (now Carderock Division), and David Taylor Naval Machinery Research Laboratory (also now part of the Carderock Division).
With its proprietary and profound knowledge of hydrodynamics, gained through empirical experience as well as from model basin testing at the Berlin University and IMHEF Lausanne cavitation tunnels, Rolla can computer design propellers to maximum efficiency, extreme durability and exceptional smoothness.
Description : Project area is at Foster Village in Halawa, identified as Model Basin 7F05 in the EPA-approved Final Sewer l/l Plan, Dec.
CSC will provide Navy-oriented scientific and engineering services in support of the Carderock Division's Hydromechanics Directorate at the Navy's David Taylor Model Basin located outside of Washington, D.
SED has been supporting the David Taylor Model Basin for more than 20 years.
Contract notice: Supply and installation of specialized research positions model - a model basin instrumentation for full service model research vessels for the department of ocean engineering and ship project development of modern technical infrastructure for the implementation of the educational program of the future engineers gdansk university of technology.

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