Proceedings of the 25th Pan-American Conference of Naval Engineering—COPINAVAL

  • Adán Vega Sáenz
  • Newton Narciso Pereira
  • Luis Manuel  Carral Couce
  • José Angel Fraguela Formoso
Conference proceedings COPINAVAL 2017

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxiv
  2. Naval Engineering

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Luis De Gracia, Hitoi Tamaru, Naoki Osawa, Toichi Fukasawa
      Pages 15-25
    3. M. Isabel Lamas Galdo, María Jesús Rodríguez Guerreiro, Almudena Filgueira Vizoso, José de Troya Calatayud, Raul Villa Caro
      Pages 27-33
    4. Rubens C. da Silva, Rodrigo F. Nunes, Thadeu L. C. dos Santos, Kazuo Nishimoto
      Pages 35-46
    5. Ruiz Hector, Naoki Osawa, Murakawa Hidekazu, Rashed Sherif
      Pages 47-56
    6. F. J. Correa, V. Fernández, F. Lastra, E. Madariaga, L. M. Vega
      Pages 57-66
    7. F. J. Correa, E. Madariaga, A. Trueba, S. García, E. López, V. Fernández
      Pages 67-79
    8. Breno Farias da Silva, Fernando Costa da Cruz, Harlysson Wheiny Silva Maia, Toshi-Ichi Tachibana, Vitor Hugo Macedo Cardoso, Yuri Victor Remígio Guedes
      Pages 93-103
    9. João Luiz Francisco, Ricardo Aurélio Quinhões Pinto, Rui Carlos Botter
      Pages 105-113
    10. Luis Manuel Carral Couce, Javier Tarrío Saavedra, Jose Carlos Alvarez-Feal, Laura Castro Santos, Juan Carlos Carral Couce
      Pages 115-128
    11. Luis Pérez-Rojas, Adriana Oliva-Remola, Misael Goicoechea
      Pages 129-138
    12. M. Salas, C. Cifuentes, G. Tampier, C. Troncoso
      Pages 139-147
    13. Mayra Agustina Pantoja-Castro, Jose Marcio Vasconcellos, Benjamín Portales-Martínez, Ángel Gómez-González, José Manuel Domínguez-Esquivel, Francisco López-Villarreal
      Pages 149-157
    14. Ricardo H. R. Gutiérrez, Ulisses A. Monteiro, Luiz Vaz Pinto, Severino Fonseca Da Silva Neto
      Pages 179-190
  3. Maritime Transportation and Logistic

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 191-191
    2. Delmo Alves de Moura, Rui Carlos Botter
      Pages 203-211
    3. Delmo Alves de Moura, Davi Goulart de Andrade, Rui Carlos Botter
      Pages 213-221
    4. Cassia Lima Machado, Ilton Curty Leal Junior, Vanessa de Almeida Guimarães, Newton Narciso Pereira
      Pages 223-235
    5. Luis Manuel Carral Couce, Laura Castro-Santos, Javier Tarrío Saavedra, Adán Vega Sáenz, Johnny Bogle, Rodolfo Sabonge
      Pages 249-259
    6. Rafael A. Plaza Perdomo, Roberto González González, David A. Plaza Mendoza
      Pages 261-273
  4. Marine Sustainability

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 275-275
    2. Silvina Medus, Daniela Escudero, Olga Cifuentes
      Pages 277-287
    3. Newton Narciso Pereira, Joyce A. Oliveira de Sousa, Caio M. da Silva Anastácio
      Pages 289-301
    4. Javier Tarrío Saavedra, Noela Sánchez Carnero, Andrés Prieto
      Pages 303-313
    5. Daniela Escudero, Olga Cifuentes, Silvina Medus
      Pages 315-325
    6. Natalia de Souza Ribeiro, Euler Sanchez Ocampo, Newton Narciso Pereira
      Pages 327-336
    7. Asunción López Arranz, Raul Villa Caro, José Angel Fraguela Formoso, José de Troya Calatayud
      Pages 349-362
    8. Luis Manuel Carral Couce, María Jesús Rodríguez Guerreiro, José Angel Fraguela Formoso, Jose Carlos Alvarez-Feal, Almudena Filgueira Vizoso
      Pages 363-373
    9. Miguel A. Hernández Rivera, Jose Marcio Vasconcellos, Marcia E. Ojeda Morales
      Pages 375-384
    10. Nadia Mercedes Mendieta Villalba
      Pages 385-394
  5. Marine Corrosion, Legal, and Offshore Technology

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 407-407
    2. Rubén A. Rodriguez, Serguei Lonin
      Pages 451-460
    3. José Angel Fraguela Formoso, Asunción López-Arranz, María Jesús Rodríguez Guerreiro, Isabel Lamas-Galdo
      Pages 461-472
  6. Back Matter
    Pages 473-473

About these proceedings


This book presents selected contributions to the Pan-American Congress of Naval Engineering, Maritime Transport and Port Engineering (COPINAVAL), which is in its twenty-fifth edition and has become a reference event for the global maritime and port sector, attracting more and more participants from different countries.

The 2017 congress was held in Panama City, Panama, bringing together a select group of scientists, entrepreneurs, academics and professionals to discuss the latest technological advances in the maritime industry.


Multimodal Transportation Maritime Maintenance Marine Sustainability Offshore Structures Naval Design Non-traditional ships Marine Legal Aspects

Editors and affiliations

  • Adán Vega Sáenz
    • 1
  • Newton Narciso Pereira
    • 2
  • Luis Manuel  Carral Couce
    • 3
  • José Angel Fraguela Formoso
    • 4
  1. 1.Technological University of PanamaPanama CityPanama
  2. 2.Federal Fluminense UniversityVolta RedondaBrazil
  3. 3.Escola Politécnica SuperiorUniversidade da CoruñaFerrol, A CoruñaSpain
  4. 4.Escola Politécnica SuperiorUniversidade da CoruñaFerrol, A CoruñaSpain

Bibliographic information

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  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing AG, part of Springer Nature 2019
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Engineering
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-89811-7
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-89812-4
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