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- Elsevier Science 1998; US$ 225.00
The previous edition of Ship Design for Efficiency and Economy was published as a Butterworth's marine engineering title. It has now been completely revised and updated by Schneekluth and Bertram. This book gives advice to students and naval architects on how to design ships - in particular with regard to hull design. The previous edition of this... more...
- Crowood 2011; US$ 21.86
The diesel engine is by far the most popular powerplant for boats of all sizes, both power and sail. With the right care and maintenance it is twice as reliable as the petrol engine as it has no electrical ignition system, which in the marine environment can suffer from the effects of damp surroundings. Self-sufficiency at sea and the ability to... more...
- Elsevier Science 2011; US$ 230.00
Although the propeller lies submerged out of sight, it is a complex component in both the hydrodynamic and structural sense. This book fulfils the need for a comprehensive and cutting edge volume that brings together a great range of knowledge on propulsion technology, a multi-disciplinary and international subject. The book comprises three main sections... more...
- Elsevier Science 2012; US$ 165.00
Propulsion technology is a complex, multidisciplinary topic with design, construction, operational and research implications. Bringing together a wealth of disparate information from the field, Marine Propellers and Propulsion provides comprehensive and cutting edge coverage to equip marine engineers, naval architects and anyone involved in propulsion... more...
- Elsevier Science 2013; US$ 72.95
Marine and Offshore Pumping and Piping System covers the history, application, installation, maintenance, and safety of different pumping and piping systems. The book covers topics such as pumping arrangements, especially in machinery spaces; water ballast, oil fuel, feed, and cooling water systems; and piping systems for oil and chemical tankers.... more...
- Elsevier Science 2013; US$ 72.95
Tribology of Reciprocating Engines documents the proceedings of the 9th Leeds-Lyon Symposium on Tribology held at the University of Leeds, England on September 7-10, 1982. This book emphasizes advances in the working principals of the tribological components that operate with relative motion. The topics discussed include the dynamic analysis of engine... more...
- Linkgua 2010; US$ 4.76
La Santa María fue la única nao y la más grande de las tres embarcaciones empleadas por Cristóbal Colón en su primer viaje al Nuevo Mundo en 1492. Fue uno de los tres primeros barcos del mundo en atravesar el océano atlántico y en verificar parcialmente la redondez de la tierra. Los otros barcos de la expedición eran dos carabelas: La Niña y La Pinta.... more...
- Springer Netherlands 2013; US$ 159.00
This book contains selected papers from the Fourth International Conference on Computational Methods in Marine Engineering, held at Instituto Superior Técnico, Technical University of Lisbon, Portugal in September 2011. more...