To provide maritime professionals with a clear understanding of a wide variety of propulsion systems. The module includes both lectures and practical exercises.
- Introduction propulsion systems
- Basic hydrodynamics
- Fixed pitch propellers
- Controllable pitch propellers
- Steerable thrusters
- Water jets
- Voith Schneider propellers
- Transverse thrusters
- Propulsion system applications
Target group and lecturers
This module is of interest to designers, engineers and sales engineers working with system integrators, engine transmission and propulsor manufacturers/representatives, electrical engineering firms, shipyards, navies, design offices and ship owners. Netherlands Maritime Technology organises the module ‘Marine Propulsors Characteristics’ in close cooperation with Wärtsilä Propulsion Netherlands BV. The trainers are ir. Teus van Beek of Wärtsilä Propulsion Netherlands BV and ing. Edwin Bonsen of Voith Turbo BV.
Thanks to its international setting, the course offers companies in the maritime cluster an excellent opportunity to gain knowledge and to network with colleagues, clients and/or suppliers. This will enable them to position their company even better as a co-maker in the shipbuilding process.
9 and 10 October 2014
09.00 – 17.00 hours
Between 12 and 20
members € 845,- per module
non-members € 1.045,- per module
These fees include all training materials, catering and lunches (excluding 21% VAT).