by Alexander Hickethier, MBA Dr. Hu Jia-Shen
Publish Date: October 2011 (Revised 10-17-2012)
Page Count: 302
Book Size: 8.5″ x 11″
Binding: Perfect Bound
These manuals have been developed to augment our current textbooks for Mariners and are modular in design incorporating practical exercises and actual U.S. Coast Guard examination questions with all questions worked-out.
A description of this manual follows:
Volume I provides an in-depth understanding of Basic Deck and Stability Calculation found US coast Guard Merchant Mariner Examinations through 2nd Mate Unlimited, subject matter areas includes Stowage Calculations, Lumber and Dunnage Stowage, Stowage Factors, Size of lines and Block and Tackle, lifting stress, Anchoring calculations, Humidity and Dew Point Calculations and Rules for bearings, Stability Terminology, Calculating Period of Roll and Estimating GM, Freesurface, Floodable Length Curves, Loll, Final Draft, TPI, Trim LCG, Final KG, Freeboard Draft, LCG, Deck cargo Loading D0036-37DG and Double Bottom Tankage.