Introduction to ships & offshore structures; Characteristics of shipbuilding industry; Structural Requirement – Longitudinal strength, Transverse strength,Torsional strength, Local strength; Framing system / stiffening arrangement – Longitudinal framing, Transverse framing; Basic structural components – Stiffeners,Longitudinal, Transverse, Girders & Transverses, Hatch side girder, Hatch end beam, Stringers, Brackets;
Structural sub assemblies – Flat stiffened panel, Curved stiffened panel,Floors – Longitudinally framed, Transversely framed; Bulkheads – Transverse water tight bulkhead, Non water tight bulkheads, Flat stiffened bulkhead, Corrugated bulkhead; Decks & shells;
Bottom shell, Side shell, Inner bottom plating; Structural assemblies -Double bottom construction,Wing tanks & duct keels, Fore & Aft end construction, Midship sections of various ship types – General cargo carrier, Bulk carrier/OBO, Container ship, Oil tanker, RO-RO ship;
Structural alignment & continuity: Steel material preparation – Shot blasting, Acid pickling; Plate & Section forming – Mechanical methods, 3-point hydraulic press, Universal press, Line heating; Plate cutting – Mechanical, Thermal – Oxy-fuel, Plasma; Fusion Welding & Power Source; Welding parameters and their effects;
Fusion Welding Methods – MMAW, GMAW, GTAW, SAW, Electroslag Welding, Electrogas welding; Single side welding; Solid state welding – Friction stir welding; Welding distortions; Distortion prevention; Distortion mitigation; Welding defects; Nondestructive testing.

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Course Curriculum

Mod-01 Lec-01 Introduction to Ships Offshore Structures Details 57:1
Mod-01 Lec-02 Characteristics of Shipbuilding Industry Details 59:54
Mod-01 Lec-03 Structural Requirement Details 59:24
Mod-01 Lec-04 Basic Structural Components Details 59:18
Mod-01 Lec-05 Structural Subassemblies Details 58:46
Mod-01 Lec-06 Bulkheads Details 56:36
Mod-01 Lec-07 Decks Shells Details 57:40
Mod-01 Lec-08 Structural Assemblies Double Bottom Construction Details 59:21
Mod-01 Lec-09 Wing Tanks& Duct Keels Details 56:56
Mod-01 Lec-10 Fore Altend Construction Details 56:8
Mod-01 Lec-11 General Cargo Carrier Details 54:31
Mod-01 Lec-12 Bulk Carrier Details 48:58
Mod-01 Lec-13 Structural Details Details 56:41
Mod-01 Lec-14 Container Ship Details 52:48
Mod-01 Lec-15 RO-RO Ship Details 52:17
Mod-01 Lec-16 Oil Tanker Details 53:36
Mod-01 Lec-17 Structural Alignment & Continuity Details 56:33
Mod-01 Lec-18 Steel Material Preparation Details 56:30
Mod-01 Lec-19 Shot Blasting Details 54:32
Mod-01 Lec-20 Acid Pickling Details 42:10
Mod-01 Lec-21 Plate Cutting Details 54:22
Mod-01 Lec-22 Plate & Section Forming-I Details 54:11
Mod-01 Lec-23 Plate & Section Forming-II Details 48:40
Mod-01 Lec-24 Line Heating Details 54:12
Mod-01 Lec-25 Fusion Welding & Power Source Details 54:8
Mod-01 Lec-26 Welding Parameters & their Effects Details 54:59
Mod-01 Lec-27 Welding Methods Details 59:22
Mod-01 Lec-28 Shielded Metal Arc Welding Details 59:28
Mod-01 Lec-29 Gas Metal Arc Welding-I Details 59:25
Mod-01 Lec-30 Gas Metal Arc Welding-II Details 57:38
Mod-01 Lec-31 Gas Tungsten Arc Welding Details 57:41
Mod-01 Lec-32 Submerged Arc Welding Details 56:9
Mod-01 Lec-33 Electroslag Welding Details 59:6
Mod-01 Lec-34 Electrogas Welding Details 59:37
Mod-01 Lec-35 Friction Stir Welding Details 1:5
Mod-01 Lec-36 FSW Metallurgy Details 52:57
Mod-01 Lec-37 Welding Defects NDT Details 1:1
Mod-01 Lec-38 Welding Distortions Details 56:45
Mod-01 Lec-39 Distortion Mechanism & Types of Distortion Details 59:3
Mod-01 Lec-40 Distortion Control & Mitigation Details 56:41
Mod-01 Lec-41 Welding Sequence Details 41:13

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