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Ship Structural Design and Production

When you'll study it
Semester 2
CATS points
ECTS points
Level 5
Module lead
Stephen Boyd
Academic year

Module overview

This module aims to examine aspects of design relevant to the longitudinal and transverse strength of a ship. This is conducted through both first principles design and the use of classification society rules. In addition the production technology applicable to the shipbuilding industry is examined from the perspective of the shipyard and its management but also from a design for production viewpoint. The complementary management module will also provide production planning and scheduling relevant to ship production.

Linked modules

Pre-requisites: FEEG1001 and SESS1015