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  • Dynamic positioning

    A seagoing vessel is subject to forces from wind, waves and currents as well as from forces generated by the propulsion...

  • Dynamic positioning system

    A hydrodynamic system which controls or maintains the position and heading of the vessel by centralized manual...

  • Dynamical stability

    The dynamical stability of a ship at any inclination is defined as the work done in heeling the vessel to that...

  • Dynamically-positioned vessel

    A vessel which automatically maintains its position (fixed location or predetermine track) exclusively by the action...

  • Dynamically-supported craft (DSC)

    A craft that is operable on or above water and which has characteristics different from those of conventional displacement...

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