x-bow design study for displacement hull

Discussion in 'Boat Design' started by apmc.1987, Jul 25, 2011.

  1. apmc.1987
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    apmc.1987 Junior Member

    Good day.

    i am undergraduate of university technology of malaysia and now taking thesis title "x bow design study for displacement hull" .i have to design a tanker with x bow and conduct a resistance test to compare with a tanker with bulbous bow.

    if any members here have any knowledge and experience of the methodology to design the x bow..

    Pls share vif me.

  2. arunb047
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    arunb047 Student Naval Arch

    Hi friend,
    Did you get some details about this??
    i'm also currently working on a similar one.
    If you have any please do share..
  3. Tynesider
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    Tynesider Junior Member

    The X bow for ships was designed by the Norwegian Ulstein Group, bit more info here:


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