24m patrol boat - surface drive unrestrained tests

The Wolfson Unit have recently conducted un-restrained manoeuvring and seakeeping trials on a 24m, 60 knot fast patrol boat for Longitude Engineering. The aim...
Model basin towing tank testing

Bending moments on an 80m motor yacht

Van Oossanen Naval Architets have recently completed the design of an 80m aluminium construction semi-displacement motor yacht. In order determine the...

Power boat tank testing

The Wolfson Unit has been conducting towing tank tests on high performance vessels for over 40 years. For a given towing tank test programme, a suitable test...
Stepped hull power vessel

Downwind Sail Aerodynamics for North and SYRF

The Wolfson Unit recently helped North Sails Design Services complete a project for the Sailing Yacht Research Foundation, modelling downwind sails. The...
Wolfson Unit SYRF North Sails

America's Cup J-Class Regatta

The Wolfson Unit has supported the J-Class Association in the development, implementation and refinement of a J-Class specific rating rule which has been used...
J-Class at the StBarths Bucket 17

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