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Basic Ship Geometry

  • Byung Suk Lee
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Part of the Springer Series on Naval Architecture, Marine Engineering, Shipbuilding and Shipping book series (NAMESS, volume 7)

Abstract

It is superfluous to say that the first main property of all surface ships is that they float on the water whilst carrying payloads. Consequently the main hull of a ship is basically a watertight box.

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© Springer Nature Singapore Pte Ltd. 2019

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.GlasgowUK

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