Tags: ship handling

A Master’s Guide to Berthing

Download Description A Master’s Guide to Berthing is the third publication in the Master’s Guide Series. Ship handling is an art rather than a science. However, a ship handler who knows a little of the science will be better at his art. Knowledge of the science will enable easy identification of a ship’s manoeuvring  characteristics […]

Guide for Vessel Manoeuvrability

Download Description This Guide is intended to assist users in applying IMO manoeuvring standards and to allow the Owner, designer and builder to rate the vessel’s manoeuvring performance relative to statistical data of vessel manoeuvring characteristics. The Guide summarizes the procedures to be used in assessing a vessel’s manoeuvring performance. Original Publisher ABS March 2006