CAIRO BOOKS's Description
The Maritime Engineering Reference Book is a one-stop source for engineers
involved in marine engineering and naval architecture. In this essential
reference, Anthony F. Molland has brought together the work of a number of the
world's leading writers in the field to create an inclusive volume for a wide
audience of marine engineers, naval architects and those involved in marine
operations, insurance and other related fields.
Coverage ranges from the basics to more advanced topics in ship design,
construction and operation. All the key areas are covered, including ship
flotation and stability, ship structures, propulsion, seakeeping and
maneuvering. The marine environment and maritime safety are explored as well as
new technologies, such as computer aided ship design and remotely operated
Facts, figures and data from world-leading experts makes this an invaluable
ready-reference for those involved in the field of maritime engineering.
Professor A.F. Molland, BSc, MSc, PhD, CEng, FRINA. is Emeritus Professor of
Ship Design at the University of Southampton, UK. He has lectured ship design
and operation for many years. He has carried out extensive research and
published widely on ship design and various aspects of ship hydrodynamics.
* A comprehensive overview from best-selling authors including Bryan Barrass,
Rawson and Tupper, and David Eyres
* Covers basic and advanced material on marine engineering and Naval
* Have key facts, figures and data to hand in one complete reference book