Therefore, the three-dimensional potential flow solver (Dejhalla, 1999) and the genetic algorithm (Goodman, 1996) have been coupled to build a procedure for the bulbous bow
The newly developed LPG carrier does not have the bulbous bow
and compensates with a slimmer bow, the company said.
THESE amazing pictures show the captain of the world's biggest ocean liner as never before - standing precariously on the giant ship's bulbous bow
a few inches above the ocean.
The only changes to the original would be below the water line including welding and not riveting, a bulbous bow
for greater fuel efficiency, diesel generation and enlarged rudder and bow thrusters for increased manoeuvrability.
If the striking ship has a bulbous bow
, first a conventional ship without bulb is considered and all the plates in contact with the bow are found.
One of the more drastic redesigns in the ship is a bulbous bow
unit, which will give the carrier a larger under-the-water line, Petters explained.
The 35-ft minke whale died several days ago after being struck by the bulbous bow
of the 56, 000- ton ne Atlantic Cartier, en route from Canada to Liverpool across the Atlantic.