Tag: Underwater Noise

Getzner Werkstoffe offers sound-control solution for ships
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Getzner Werkstoffe offers sound-control solution for ships

Sound control on-board ships to protect underwater life from vessels’ vibrations is an increasingly important concern for shippers. Presenting at the University of Rostock on February 21, Stefan Lukossek from Getzner Werkstoffe explained that flame-retardant vibration protection components in the floor construction can enhance sound control, as well as improve comfort on-board. Getzner has developed...

LR announces new underwater noise notation
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LR announces new underwater noise notation

Lloyd’s Register (LR) has launched a new underwater noise notation and ShipRight procedure on underwater radiated noise. The notation is designed to help shipowners and operators minimise underwater noise emissions when operating in sensitive environments, while the LR ShipRight procedure will see LR work with shipowners during the design phase to predict and control underwater...