Course Description

Basic principles, Ship types, form coefficient, TPC, Load lines, Centre of gravity and calculations, Centre of buoyancy and calculations, KM diagram, Condition of stability, angle of loll, application of KM diagram, Moment of statically stability, Free surface effect, Solid and fluid KG List, Suspended weight and its effect on the final KG, Trim, Dry docking, Resistance and powering, Rudder, Propeller. Ship construction: Definition of terms, force of hull, Distortion of hull, Materials, Welding, Keel and bottom construction, Shell and deck construction, Bulkhead, Watertight doors, Bow & stern construction, Corrosion & it’s prevention , Tanker, LPG and LNG, Survey.

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