Working Craft Design (C15)
Venue: University of Newcastle upon Tyne
Staff: Professor R Birmingham
Aims: To introduce students to the standard approaches to the design of working craft, and in particular the design issues associated with tugs, fishing vessels and search and rescue craft.
Module Content: The module will be divided into four themes as follows:
- Economic and operational factors in the design of working craft.
- Tug design.
- Fishing vessel design.
- Search and rescue vessels.