[automatically translated] The study, the result of research carried out by DICGIM the University of Palermo in partnership with the Engineering Department of Ustica Lines SpA as part of a project financed with funds PON Research and Competitiveness 2007-2013, preliminary analyzes failure causes involving the stop of a hydrofoil HSC passenger transport in order to identify the critical components of the medium. Identified the critical issues in the stabilization system, it is evaluated the economic impact of the standstill of the boat on the operating costs of the shipping company. The magnitude of these costs, also in terms of non-utilization of the medium, leads to the need of a thorough study, the objective of the redesign of the handling of the wing profiles of the stabilization system of the boat system.
|Number of pages||9|
|Publication status||Published - 2012|