by Heleen Kloosterman | Sep 23, 2020We have calculated and improved the flow towards the three thrusters by using CFD analysis.
by Heleen Kloosterman | Aug 17, 2020Acting as a consultant to the De Hoop shipyard, we helped optimise Celebrity Flora’s hull lines. We paid particular attention to the bulb design, as well as her aft hull lines. We succeeded in reducing hull resistance by more than 10% compared to the base...
by Heleen Kloosterman | Aug 20, 2020Realisation of a trim table that can be used by the captain onboard to trim the ship, given a speed and draft condition, in order to reach the optimal sailing regime.
by Heleen Kloosterman | Jul 21, 2020Unique about the vessel is its low weight and shallow draft, still capable of reaching a speed of 18 knots in shallow water with an optimized hull shape.
by Heleen Kloosterman | Aug 11, 2020We performed a comprehensive CFD analysis across a wide range of speeds. Our results generated several recommendations for improvement and modification of the hull lines.