Progress in Maritime Technology and Engineering : Proceedings of the 4th International Conference on Maritime Technology and Engineering (MARTECH 2018), May 7-9, 2018, Lisbon, Portugal book cover
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Progress in Maritime Technology and Engineering
Proceedings of the 4th International Conference on Maritime Technology and Engineering (MARTECH 2018), May 7-9, 2018, Lisbon, Portugal

ISBN 9781138585393
Published April 20, 2018 by CRC Press
730 Pages

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Progress in Maritime Technology and Engineering collects the papers presented at the 4th International Conference on Maritime Technology and Engineering (MARTECH 2018, Lisbon, Portugal, 7–9 May 2018). This conference has evolved from a series of biannual national conferences in Portugal, and has developed into an international event, reflecting the internationalization of the maritime sector and its activities. MARTECH 2018 is the fourth in this new series of biannual conferences.

Progress in Maritime Technology and Engineering contains about 80 contributions from authors from all parts of the world, which were reviewed by an International Scientific Committee. The book is divided into the subject areas below:
- Port performance
- Maritime transportation and economics
- Big data in shipping
- Intelligent ship navigation
- Ship performance
- Computational fluid dynamics
- Resistance and propulsion
- Ship propulsion
- Dynamics and control
- Marine pollution and sustainability
- Ship design
- Ship structures
- Structures in composite materials
- Shipyard technology
- Coating and corrosion
- Maintenance
- Risk analysis
- Offshore and subsea technology
- Ship motion
- Ships in transit
- Wave-structure interaction
- Wave and wind energy
- Waves

Progress in Maritime Technology and Engineering will be of interest to academics and professionals involved in the above mentioned areas.

Table of Contents

Port performance I

Comparative analysis of port performances between Italy and Brazil
A.N. Nascimento, A.M. Wahrhaftig & H.J.C. Ribeiro

Port of Santos, Brazil: Essential factors to implement a green port system
D.A. Moura & R.C. Botter

Evaluation of port performance: Research opportunities from the systemic analysis of international literature
G.C. Fermino, A. Dutra, L. Ensslin & S.R. Ensslin

Performance evaluation of the infrastructure of ports from Santa Catarina State
J.P. Meirelles, S.R. Ensslin, E.M. Luz, A. Dutra & L. Ensslin


Port performance II

Improving capacity of port shunting yard
A. Rusca, F. Rusca, E. Rosca, V. Dragu & M. Rosca

Analysis of a new container terminal using a simulation approach
N.A.S. Mathias, T.A. Santos & C. Guedes Soares

Operational and cost based analysis of ship to ship—transshipment in Brazil: An application to the iron ore in the port of Santos
P.C.M. Oliveira & R.C. Botter


Maritime transportation and economics

Evaluation of the Portuguese ocean economy using the Satellite Account for the Sea
A.S. Simoes, M.R. Salvador & C. Guedes Soares

Motorways of the sea
J.-M. Laurens & P.-M. Guilcher

Characterizing the operation of a roll-on roll-off short sea shipping service
T.A. Santos, C. Guedes Soares & R.C. Botter


Big data in shipping

Fishing activity patterns for Portuguese seiners based on VMS data analysis
A. Campos, P. Fonseca, P. Lopes, J. Parente, N. Antunes & P. Lousa

Characterizing container ship traffic along the Portuguese coast using big data
R.C. Botter, T.A. Santos & C. Guedes Soares

Methodology for estimating technical characteristics of container ships from AIS data
T.A. Santos & C. Guedes Soares


Intelligent ship navigation

Challenges and developments of water transport safety under intelligent environment
H.B. Tian, B. Wu & X.P. Yan

Collision avoidance, guidance and control system for autonomous surface vehicles in complex navigation conditions
M.A. Hinostroza & C. Guedes Soares

A framework of network marine meteorological information processing and visualization for ship navigation
X. Peng, Y. Wen, C. Zhou & L. Huang

Role assignment and conflict identification for the encounter of ships under COLREGs
Y. Zeng, J.F. Zhang, A.P. Teixeira & C. Guedes Soares


Ship performance

Design related speed loss and fuel consumption of ships in seaways
M. Riesner, O. el Moctar & T.E. Schellin

Influence of main engine control strategies on fuel consumption and emissions
R. Vettor, M. Tadros, M. Ventura & C. Guedes Soares

Analysis of multipurpose ship performance accounting for SME shipyard building limitations
Y. Denev, P. Georgiev & Y. Garbatov


Computational fluid dynamics

Wake of a catamaran navigating in restricted waters
G.T.P. McSullea, J.M. Rodrigues & C. Guedes Soares

A CFD study of a ship moving with constant drift angle in calm water and waves
H. Islam & C. Guedes Soares

Ship self-propulsion performance prediction by using OpenFOAM and different simplified propeller models
S. Gaggero, T. Gaggero, G. Tani, G. Vernengo, M. Viviani & D. Villa


Resistance and propulsion

Experimental study of frictional drag reduction on a hull model by air-bubbling
E. Ravina & S. Guidomei

Procedure for production of scaled ship models for towing tank testing
K.D. Giannisi, D.E. Liarokapis, J.P. Trachanas, G.P. Milonas & G.D. Tzabiras

A benchmark test of ship resistance in extremely shallow water
Q. Zeng, C. Thill & R. Hekkenberg


Ship propulsion

Optimization scheme for the selection of the propeller in ship concept design 233

M. Tadros, M. Ventura & C. Guedes Soares

Marine propulsion shafting: A study of whirling vibrations
S. Busquier, S. Martínez & M.J. Legaz


Dynamics and control

Assessment of the electric propulsion motor controller for the Colombian offshore patrol vessel
C. Morales, E. Insignares, B. Verma, D. Fuentes & M. Ruiz

Simulation of a marine dynamic positioning system equipped with cycloidal propellers
M. Altosole, S. Donnarumma, V. Spagnolo & S. Vignolo

Reliability analysis of dynamic positioning systems
M.V. Clavijo, M.R. Martins & A.M. Schleder


Marine pollution and sustainability

Sustainability in fishing vessel design process 1988–2018
F.A. Veenstra, J.A.A.M. Stoop & J.J. Hopman

Ballast water management: And now, what to do?
L. Guerrero, J. Pancorbo & J.A. Arias

Persistent organic pollutants in Baltic herring in the Gulf of Riga and Gulf of Finland (north-eastern Baltic Sea)
L. Järv, T. Raid, M. Simm, M. Radin, H. Kiviranta & P. Ruokojärvi


Ship design

Critical wind velocity for harbor container stability
A. Balbi, M.P. Repetto, G. Solari, A. Freda & G. Riotto

Tool for initial hull structure dimensioning at ship concept design
F. Sisci & M. Ventura

Conceptual design of multipurpose ship and fleet accounting for SME shipyard building limitations
T. Damyanliev, P. Georgiev, I. Atanasova & Y. Garbatov


Ship structures I

Analysis of the ultimate strength of corroded ships involved in collision accidents and subjected to biaxial bending
J.W. Ringsberg, Z. Li, A. Kuznecovs & E. Johnson

Residual strength assessment of a grounded container ship subjected to asymmetrical bending loads
M. Tekgoz, Y. Garbatov & C. Guedes Soares

Strength assessment of an aged single hull tanker grounded in mud and used as port oil storage
N. Vladimir, I. Senjanović, N. Alujević, S. Tomašević & D.S. Cho


Ship structures II

Failure assessment of transition piece of jacket offshore wind turbine
B. Yeter, Y. Garbatov & C. Guedes Soares

Low-cycle fatigue of damaged stiffened panel in ship structures
I. Gledić & J. Parunov

Failure assessment of wash plates with different degree of openings
S. Saad-Eldeen, Y. Garbatov & C. Guedes Soares


Structures in composite materials

Experimental and numerical structural analysis of a windsurf fin
F. Nascimento, L.S. Sutherland & Y. Garbatov

Uncertainty propagation and sensitivity analysis of a laminated composite beam
M. Calvário, A.P. Teixeira & C. Guedes Soares

Experimental study of the residual strength of damaged hybrid steel-FRP balcony overhangs of ships
N. Kharghani & C. Guedes Soares


Shipyard technology

Model to forecast times and costs of cutting, assembling and welding stages of construction of ship blocks
A. Oliveira & J.M. Gordo

Causal analysis of accidents at work in a shipyard complemented with Bayesian nets modelling
B. Costa, C. Jacinto, A.P. Teixeira & C. Guedes Soares

Analysis of SME ship repair yard capacity in building new ships
I. Atanasova, T. Damyanliev, P. Georgiev & Y. Garbatov

Shipyards of the 21st century: Industrial internet of things on site
V. Díaz-Casas, A. Munin Doce, P. Trueba Martinez, S. Ferreno Gonzalez & M. Vilar


Coating and corrosion

Internal corrosion simulation of long distance sandwich pipe
C. Hong, Y. Wang, J. Yang, S.F. Estefen & M.I. Lourenço

Ceramic coating solution for offshore structures
S. García, A. Trueba, L.M. Vega & E. Madariaga



Life cycle and cost performance analysis on ship structural maintenance strategy of a short route hybrid
H. Wang, E. Oguz, B. Jeong & P. Zhou

An integrated operational system to reduce O&M cost of offshore wind farms
K. Wang, X. Jiang, R.R. Negenborn, X. Yan & Y. Yuan

Ships on condition data driven maintenance management
S. Lampreia, V. Lobo, V. Vairinhos & J.G. Requeijo


Risk analysis

Risk analysis of ships & offshore wind turbines collision: Risk evaluation and case study
Q. Yu, X. Xin, K. Liu & J. Zhang

Risk analysis of innovative maritime transport solutions using the extended Failure Mode and Effects Analysis (FMEA) methodology
E. Chalkia, E. Sdoukopoulos & E. Bekiaris

Sensitivity analysis of risk-based conceptual ship design
Y. Garbatov & F. Sisci


Offshore and subsea technology

Risk assessment of subsea oil and gas production systems at the concept selection phase
M. Abdelmalek & C. Guedes Soares

Availability assessment of a power plant working on the Allam cycle
U. Bhardwaj, A.P. Teixeira & C. Guedes Soares

Subsea water separation: A promising strategy for offshore field development
Y.X. Wang, C. Hong, J.K. Yang, S.F. Estefen & M.I. Lourenço


Ship motions I

Characterization of ship motions induced by wake waves
F.G.L. Pedro, L.V. Pinheiro, C.J.E.M. Fortes, J.A. Santos &

M.A. Hinostroza

Motions and mooring loads of a tanker moored at open jetty in long crested irregular waves including second order effects
H.S. Abdelwahab & C. Guedes Soares

Numerical and experimental study of ship-generated waves
S.R.A. Rodrigues, C. Guedes Soares & J.A. Santos


Ship motions II

Hydrodynamic study of the influence of bow and stern appendages in the performance of the vessel OPV 93
B. Verma, D. Fuentes, L. Leal & F. Zarate

Seakeeping optimization of a catamaran to operate as fast crew supplier at the Alentejo basin
F. Belga, M. Ventura & C. Guedes Soares

Comparative study of various strip-theory seakeeping codes in predicting heave and pitch motions of fast displacement ships in head seas
F. Belga, S. Sutulo & C. Guedes Soares


Ships in transit

The transit state evaluation of a large floating dock by seakeeping criteria
E. Burlacu & L. Domnisoru

Comparison of dynamic and quasi-static towline model for evaluation of wave-induced towed ship motions
I. Ćatipović


Wave-structure interaction

Comparisons of CFD, experimental and analytical simulations of a heaving box-type floating structure
H. Islam, S.C. Mohapatra & C. Guedes Soares

TLP surge motion: A nonlinear dynamic analysis
S. Amat & M.J. Legaz

Wave interaction with a rectangular long floating structure over flat bottom
Y. Guo, S.C. Mohapatra & C. Guedes Soares


Wave and wind energy

Optimization of wave energy converters in the OPWEC project
F. Taveira-Pinto, P. Rosa-Santos, C.A. Rodríguez, M. López, V. Ramos, S. Xu, K. Rezanejad, S. Wang & C. Guedes Soares

Experimental study of two mooring systems for wave energy converters
S. Xu, S. Wang, T.S. Hallak, K. Rezanejad, M.A. Hinostroza, C. Guedes Soares, C.A. Rodríguez, P. Rosa-Santos & F. Taveira-Pinto

Experimental study on auto-parametrically excited heaving motion of a spar-buoy
T. Iseki



Numerical analysis of waves attenuation by vegetation in enclosed waters
G.O. Mattosinho, G.F. Maciel, A.S. Vieira & C.J.E.M. Fortes

Peak period statistics associated with significant wave heights by conditional mean functions of the distributions
G. Muraleedharan, C. Lucas & C. Guedes Soares

Analysis of extreme storms in the Black Sea
L. Rusu, M. Bernardino & C. Guedes Soares

Robust estimation and representation of climatic wave spectrum
G. Rodriguez, G. Clarindo & C. Guedes Soares

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Carlos Guedes Soares is a professor of Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering at Instituto Superior Técnico, University of Lisbon, Portugal. He received the MSc and Ocean Engineer degrees from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, in 1976, the PhD degree from the Norwegian Institute of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway, in 1984, and the Doctor of Science degree from the Technical University of Lisbon, Lisbon, Portugal, in 1991. He is also the President of the Centre for Marine Technology and Engineering (CENTEC), which is a research centre of the Instituto Superior Técnico that is recognized and funded by the Portuguese Foundation for Science and Technology. He has coauthored more than 400 journal papers and 600 conference papers and has been involved in more than 60 international research projects and 20 national projects.

Tiago A. Santos is an assistant professor of Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering at Instituto Superior Técnico, University of Lisbon, Portugal. He received the MSc degree from the University of Glasgow, Scotland, UK, in 1999 and the PhD degree from Instituto Superior Técnico, University of Lisbon, Portugal, in 2007. He is currently a member of the Naval Architecture Branch of the Portuguese Association of Engineers (Ordem dos Engenheiros). He has participated in a significant number of national and international research projects, and has coauthored approximate 20 journal papers, 20 conference papers and 30 chapters in books.