TITLE

Reinventing the propeller

AUTHOR(S)
Excell, Jon
PUB. DATE
July 2003
SOURCE
Engineer (00137758);7/11/2003, Vol. 292 Issue 7631, p43
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the commercial debut of Contra Rotating Propeller (CRP) Azipod on a pair of Japanese ferries being built by the Shin-Nihonkai Ferry Co. Contra-rotating system proposed and developed by Swedish engineer John Ericsson in 1836; Design and development of CRP Azipod by the marine arm of engineering Leviathan ABB; Future of the propulsion concept in several types of ship.
ACCESSION #
10383320

 

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