Marine Performance Technology Exchange
May 2005

From the Marine Propulsion Experts at HydroComp library contact us

Predicting performance by scaling from another boat  Froude scaling is a well-known technique that you can use to correlate the performance of an existing vessel to a new vessel. The methodology is rooted in the notion that at a common speed coefficient, there will be a common performance ratio,... [more]

Fine-tuning pitch on a propeller  To fine-tune the pitch on a propeller, you can... [more]

SNAME presentation - Inboard Propeller Cavitation  For those of you in the Boston and New England area, mark your calendars for Thursday May 19th. HydroComp's Technical Director will be delivering a presentation and paper entitled "Inboard Propeller Cavitation: A Practical Guide and New Performance Model" for the May meeting of the SNAME New England Section... [more]


Propeller design? Review the new About PropCad presentation  Are you involved with propeller design? Learn about the propeller CAD tool used by over 60 companies worldwide with the new About PropCad presentation... [more]

Check your version  The following is a list of current program versions and dates. If you have a current MSU subscription, you can click on the appropriate link... [more]


PropExpert seminar at NMPA Convention  We are pleased to announce that our next PropExpert training seminar will be held in conjunction with the annual convention of the National Marine Propeller Association in Las Vegas on November 4... [more]

HydroComp seminar earns accreditation from SNAME  The Society of Naval Architects and Marine Engineers has accredited HydroComp seminars for the Continuing Education requirements of Professional Engineer license renewal... [more]


Nor-Shipping, with DS&T, Oslo [Jun 7-10]
IBEX, Miami [Oct 19-21]
SNAME, Washington, DC [Oct 19-22] 
NMPA, Las Vegas [Nov 4-6] 
METS, with DS&T, Amsterdam [Nov 15-17] 
Workboat, New Orleans [Nov 30-Dec 2]


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