The Hamburg Ship Model Basin

Setting the Standard in Ship Optimisation

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HSVA News Archive

Feb. 2019

ROLF Learns Paddling and Splashing

ROLF is the principal seakeeping code used by HSVA to simulate large roll motions of monohull vessels in time domain. The code was recently extended to include the non-linear roll damping effects of actively controlled fin stabilizers and passive anti-roll tanks in the roll motion simulation.
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Feb. 2019


HSVA has recently become a member of the International Windship Association (IWSA).
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Jan. 2019

Outdoor Manoeuvring Tests in Winter

HSVA performed manoeuvring model tests outdoor with a freely moving ship model in December 2018…
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Nov. 2018

HSVA at ATC 2018

The Arctic Technologies Department participated in the ATC 2018 in Houtston, Texas.
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