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ISSN 2083-6473
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Associate Editor
Prof. Tomasz Neumann

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TransNav, Faculty of Navigation
Gdynia Maritime University
3, John Paul II Avenue
81-345 Gdynia, POLAND
Approach Manoeuvre During Emergency Ship-to-Ship Transfer Operation with Oil Spill
1 Gdańsk University of Technology, Gdańsk, Poland
2 Gdynia Maritime University, Gdynia, Poland
ABSTRACT: One of the major activities during Ship to Ship (STS) transfer operation at sea is to safe approach the Ship to be Lightered (SBL) which moves on a constant heading with slow speed or drifting. In the paper described the manoeuvring problem for approaching during emergency STS transfer operation with oil spill. The approach manoeuvre is considered as a sequence of navigation manoeuvres in specific navigational environment with environmental and operational constraints as well as ship dynamic performance. Additional constraints results from STS transfer operation guide and navigation practise.
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Citation note:
Witkowska A., Śmierzchalski R., Wilczyński P.: Approach Manoeuvre During Emergency Ship-to-Ship Transfer Operation with Oil Spill. TransNav, the International Journal on Marine Navigation and Safety of Sea Transportation, Vol. 11, No. 2, doi:10.12716/1001.11.02.17, pp. 331-337, 2017
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A. Łebkowski, R. Śmierzchalski, W. Gierusz, K. Dziedzicki

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