A study on the turning-motion of T/S SAEBADA in shallow water

실습선 새바다호의 천수역 선회운동에 관한 연구

  • KIM, Su-Hyung (Div. of Navigation Science, Korea Maritime and Ocean University) ;
  • LEE, Chun-Ki (Div. of Navigation Science, Korea Maritime and Ocean University)
  • 김수형 (한국해양대학교 대학원 항해학부) ;
  • 이춘기 (한국해양대학교 항해학부)
  • Received : 2019.06.25
  • Accepted : 2019.08.07
  • Published : 2019.08.31


The authors has predicted the maneuvering characteristics of a fishing vessel in deep water using Kijima's empirical formula in a previous study. Since the Kijima's empirical formula was developed by a regression analysis of merchant vessels which have dimensions ($C_b$, L/B, etc.) that are different from those of fishing vessels, it was possible to make a prediction approximately even with inaccurate estimation. In this study, the authors estimated the turning-motion characteristics of a model ship of fisheries training ship in shallow water based on the results of its previous study. The turning-motion characteristics of the model ship in shallow water was found out through quantitative analysis according to the water depth to ship draft ratio (H/d). In conclusion, the turning-motion characteristics of the model ship had significant changes immediately after an H/d 1.5, and this result will be helpful for sailing in shallow water.


Turning-motion;Empirical formula;Model ship;Fisheries training ship;Shallow water


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