Orca3D News

Thursday, April 16, 2015

Holtrop-Mennen founders reveal the secret of method’s long-lasting success

Orca3D uses the Holtrop-Mennen method to predict the resistance of displacement hulls. Jan Holtrop and Frits Mennen are now retired from MARIN, where they developed the method based on model tests and full scale trials data. MARIN has published an interesting interview with the two researchers, giving some history of the development of the method.