Overview of damages and repair methods in the area of hull structures and equipment. The course topics are relevant for all ship types, with an emphasis on oil tankers, bulk carriers and container ships.
Basic requirements to materials. Focusing on selection of materials for ship structures based on material classes / structural category and thickness. Effect of high tensile steel. Steels for low temperature service / LNG materials.
Welding types such as fillet, partial and full penetration welding and others, where the calculations methods are provided.