Books in category Technology & Engineering – Marine & Naval

  • Marine Propellers and Propulsion

    Marine Propellers and Propulsion
    John Carlton

    The most complete book available on marine propellers, fully updated and revised, with new chapters on propulsion in ice and high speed propellers Gathers together otherwise disparate material on the theory and practice of propulsion …

  • Practical Ship Hydrodynamics

    Practical Ship Hydrodynamics
    Volker Bertram

    Expanded and updated, this new edition includes: Otherwise disparate information on the factors affecting ship hydrodynamics, combined to provide one practical, go-to resource.

  • The Dover Bronze Age Boat

    The Dover Bronze Age Boat
    Peter Clark

    Tells the dramatic story of the discovery in 1992 of the perfectly preserved remains of a large prehistoric, sewn plank boat in Dover, a unique find of a boat capable of cross-channel sailing.It includes carefully researched reconstruction …

  • Naval Air Station Wildwood

    Naval Air Station Wildwood
    Joseph E. Salvatore M.D., Joan Berkey

    Commissioned on April 1, 1943, Naval Air Station Wildwood trained thousands of U.S. Navy airmen during World War II. Located in southern New Jersey on a peninsula bordered by the Atlantic Ocean and Delaware Bay, the air station was …

  • Large Floating Structures

    Large Floating Structures
    C.M. Wang, B.T. Wang

    This book surveys key projects that have seen the construction of large floating structures or have attained detailed conceptual designs.

  • McChord Field

    McChord Field
    Kimberly Peterson

    McChord Field, tucked away in the Pacific Northwest, maintains an understated presence.

  • The Petroleum Shipping Industry Operations and practices Volume 2

    The Petroleum Shipping Industry: Operations and practices, Volume 2
    Michael D. Tusiani

    This set gives a broad introductory overview of the entire petroleum marine industry and how it is affected by the world petroleum markets.

  • Hybrid Ship Hulls

    Hybrid Ship Hulls
    Vladimir M. Shkolnikov

    Supporting the design of effective hybrid hulls through proper consideration of the benefits and challenges inherent to heterogenic structures, the book covers specific details of quality control, manufacturing, mechanical and thermal …

  • Heavy Weather Avoidance and Route Design

    Heavy Weather Avoidance and Route Design
    Mike Ma-Li Chen, Lee S. Chesneau

    In Heavy Weather Avoidance, Chen and Chesneau merge the seamanship of a master mariner and the forecast expertise of a senior meteorologist, providing readers with double-barrel exposure to what actually goes on in the atmosphere and on the …

  • Reeds Vol 15 Electronics Navigational Aids and Radio Theory for Electrotechnical Officers

    Reeds Vol 15: Electronics, Navigational Aids and Radio Theory for Electrotechnical Officers
    Steve Richards

    Fault find to component and sub system level is also included. Importantly, this is the first textbook to be aimed primarily at ETOs, covering the changes to the STCW 2010. An essential buy.

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