1st Edition

Maritime Transportation and Exploitation of Ocean and Coastal Resources, Two Volume Set
Proceedings of the 11th International Congress of the International Maritime Association of the Mediterranean, Lisbon, Portugal, 26-30 September 2005

ISBN 9780415390361
Published August 2, 2006 by CRC Press
1818 Pages

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Book Description

This book deals with various aspects concerning the design and fabrication of vessels for maritime transportation, namely, hydrodynamics, structures, machinery and propulsion systems, control systems, vessel design and shipyard technology, maintenance and repair. These volumes bring together an extensive collection of papers reflecting a number of fundamental areas of the exploitation of ocean and coastal resources. Subjects include the marine environment; fisheries and aquaculture; maritime transportation and port operation; coastal and offshore development; safety and reliability; and protection of the environment.

Table of Contents


Volume 1 - Vessels for Maritime Transportation

1.1 Hydrodynamics

1.2 Structures

1.3 Machinery and propulsion systems

1.4 Control systems

1.5 Vessel design

1.6 Shipyard technology maintenance and repair

Volume 2 - Exploitation of Ocean and Coastal Resources

2.1 Marine environment

2.2 Fisheries and aquaculture

2.3 Maritime transportation and port operation

2.4 Coastal and offshore development

2.5 Safety and reliability

2.6 Design for the protection of the environment

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Guedes Soares, Y. Garbatov &  N. Fonseca , Instituto Superior Técnico