Bulbous Bow

I always wondered what would be the use of that bump (bulbous bow) that is seen in the bow of some ships, but I never took the initiative to go investigate their function until this year. When i was given the possibility to develop and research this theme in Structural resistance and dynamic structure of the ship class. read more

Types of merchant vessels

This post is a little different from what I usually post about. I decided to write it since people that are not involved with the merchant navy often ask me about the differences between all the ships they see. So I’ll talk about those I think are more relevant.
There are several types of ships according to their function: read more