Ship Stability Mates/Masters
by Rhodes, Martin
First edition in colour. Based on the syllabus for Ship Stability for the STCW 95 Chief?Mate/Master this study manual for deck officers includes the following chapters: Basic Principles, Form Coefficients, Tonnes Per Centimetre Immersion, Introduction to Load Lines, Centre of Gravity (G) and Centre of Buoyancy (B), and Introduction to Transverse Statical Stability, Conditions of Stability, Initial Transverse Metacentre, Free Surface Effect, Curves of Statical Stability, List, Introduction to Trim, Suspeneded Weights, Assession Compliance of a Ship’s Loaded Condition with IMO Criteria, Curves of Statical Stability, The Wall Sided Formula, Factors Affecting G2 Curve Shape, The International Grain Code, Inclining Experiment, Trim Using Hydrostatic Data, Dry Docking, Bilging, Angle of Heel dur to Turning, Wind Ice and Rolling Effects, Stability Problems Associated with Specific Ship Types, Calculation and Assignment of Freeboard, Shear Forces and Bending Moments in Ships, and Practical Ship Loading Problems.
Includes Stability booklet for MV Almar (inside back cover).