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Author Pan American Congress of Naval Engineering, Maritime Transportation and Port Engineering (25th : 2017 : Panama City, Panama)

Title Proceedings of the 25th Pan-American Conference of naval engineering--COPINAVAL / Adán Vega Sáenz, Newton Narciso Pereira, Luis Manuel Carral Couce, José Angel Fraguela Formoso, editors
Published Cham, Switzerland : Springer, [2019]
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Contents 1. Naval Engineering 1.1. Structural parametric model of an ecological and efficient shuttle tanker for operations at the Brazilian pre-salt region 1.2. Effect of Encountered Wave Condition on Fatigue Life Prediction of Ship Structures 1.3. Comparison of the performance of a sea-based radars 1.4. Low draught small steel working multi hull vessels, a study of five cases 1.5. Numerical Model to Analyse a SNCR System to Reduce NOx 1.6. Structural parametric model of an ecological and efficient shuttle tanker for operations at the Brazilian pre-salt region 1.7. Prediction of welded structures distortion due to straightening using inherent strain method 1.8. Failure probability assessment to design a solid circular shaft under torsional moment applying Monte Carlo method 1.9. Hydrodynamic Analysis and Propulsive Arrangement of two Corvette Hulls with Different Operational Profiles 1.10. Equivalent SPS Compact Double Hull (CDH) Bottom Structure Grounding of Inland Waterway Barges 2. Marine Transportation and Logistics 2.1. Using the cabotage potential for the installation of a green freight corridor 2.2. Alternative route with integrated road-water transportation system between Ananindeua/Marituba to the Federal University of Para, Brazil 2.3. Integrated Planning Tool for Ubu Port Operations -- A Case Study at Samarco Mining 2.4. Study of Sustainable Maritime Transport on the Brazilian Coast -- Green Corridor 2.5. Integrated transportation system under seasonality effects 2.6. Analysis of Sustainable Logistics Operations: A Roadmap for Port Santos in Brazil 2.7. Analysis of the efficiency of port companies through a method of support for decision making: Analysis of Brazilian companies 3. Marine Sustainability 3.1. The use of low carbon technology in maritime industry as alternatives to climate change 3.2. Review of renewable energies for naval propulsion and its application in the national fleet 3.3. Environmental Impact of an Ex-Landfill on an Estuary 3.4. Advantages of using solar energy in Brazilian public ports 3.5. Statistical Methods for Automatic Seabed Identification 4. Marine Corrosion 4.1. Synthesis and Characterization of Hydrophobic Coatings for the Control of Corrosion in Marine Environments 4.2. Experiences in the application of the norm of yield of the protective coatings of the tanks dedicated to ballast 4.3. Replacement of Zinc Anodes for Aluminum Indium Zinc Anodes, in the Chilean Navy 5. Maritime Legal Aspects 5.1. The Obligation of Seaworthiness: Ship-owner and Charterer 5.2. Seaworthiness and Major Accidents at Sea -- An International Perspective 6. Offshore Technologies 6.1. Hydrodynamic analysis of a duct laying vessel 6.2. Variables for the assembly of the Topside on the Jacket in the most southern platform of the World in Argentina 6.3. Aerodynamic analysis of an FPSO vessel using numerical simulation (CFD) 7. Marine Maintenance 7.1. Capacity-Based Planning (PBC) for the promotion of competitiveness in the Shipyard Industry 7.2. High resistance concrete and steel manway for oil terminal 7.3. Management of occupational risk prevention in construction and repair yards
Summary This book presents selected contributions to the Pan-American Congress of Naval Engineering, Maritime Transport and Port Engineering (COPINAVAL), which is in its twenty-fifth edition and has become a reference event for the global maritime and port sector, attracting more and more participants from different countries. The 2017 congress was held in Panama City, Panama, bringing together a select group of scientists, entrepreneurs, academics and professionals to discuss the latest technological advances in the maritime industry
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Notes Online resource; title from PDF title page (EBSCO, viewed July 12, 2018)
Subject Harbors -- Design and construction -- Congresses
Marine engineering -- Congresses
Alternative & renewable energy sources & technology.
Harbors -- Design and construction.
Highway & traffic engineering.
Marine engineering.
Offshore engineering.
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings.
Form Electronic book
Author Carral Couce, Luis Manuel, editor
Fraguela Formoso, José Ángel, editor
Pereira, Newton Narciso, editor
Sáenz, Adán Vega, editor
ISBN 3319898124
Other Titles COPINAVAL