Strength analysis of general dry cargo and multi-purpose dry cargo ships
|Publication Date:||1 July 2019|
Application and scope
Overview of different analysis levels
In order to achieve the objectives described in  two different analysis levels are defined. The two different analysis levels are applicable for the design of MPV's according to the vessel characteristics as described in Table 1.
Level 1 analysis shall be carried out as part of the mandatory procedure for the structural verification for MPV's. Findings from the more comprehensive level 2 analysis may result in additional strengthening.