naval architecture


Ancient sail ship explained 1155

The force of wind is technically what moves the sail ship.If u place sails across the path of the wind it pushes against them to create a force which in turn moves the vessel. its therefore imperative to know the patterns of wind if you plan to sail to a […]


How submarines work 734

Its a streamlined beast that crawls beneath the water surface with stealth. its designed for the military but some are made recreational. It can float to the water surface due to displacement lift leading to bouyancy i.e the weight of water it displaces is equal to the weight of the […]


Types of modern ship 890

There are many types of ship, ever since the early days people have traveled on water. Today well cover only modern ship, ancient ship will be covered in a later article. cargo ship – are also known as break bulk carriers, mostly have four or five holds i.e cargo spaces […]