Research Facilities List

RESEARCH FACILITIES LIST

National Maritime Research Institute is one of the world's top academic institution to have high level experimental facilities and major research centers on maritime and ocean technology.

  • 400m Towing Tank

    400m Towing Tank

    One of the world's largest towing tanks
    Length 400m, Width 18m, Depth 8m
    Max. speed 15m/s

    ♦ Under renovation

  • 150m Towing Tank

    150m Towing Tank

    Towing water tank
    Length 150m, Width 7.5m, Depth 3.5m

  • Actual Sea Model Basin

    Actual Sea Model Basin

    Model Basin with an X-Y towing carriage, a wind generator, wave generators around the entire periphery.
    Length 80m, Width 40m, Depth 4.5m

  • Ocean Engineering Basin

    Ocean Engineering Basin

    Basin with an X-Y towing carriage, wave, wind and current generators.
    Length 40m, Width 27m, Depth 0.5-2.0m

  • Pulsating Wind Tunnel with Water Tank

    Pulsating Wind Tunnel with Water Tank

    An apparatus with both funvyions of wind tunnel and water channel.
    Wind tunnel section
    3 x 2 x 15m
    Max. wind velocity 30m/s
    Water channel section
    3 x 1.5 x 15m

  • Deep Sea Basin

    Deep Sea Basin

    Basin with an absorbing wave generator, current generator, underwater 3-D measurement system, and movable floor (water depth 5 - 35m)
    Max. water depth 35m (Circular basin depth 5m + Deep pit depth 30m)
    Circular basin diameter 14m
    Deep pit diameter 6m

  • High Pressure Tank

    High Pressure Tank

    Inner Diameter 1.1m
    Inner Height 3.0m
    Environments to water depth of 6000m

  • Large Cavitation Tunnel

    Large Cavitation Tunnel

    Height 10m, Breadth 18m Pressure: 0.005~0.2MPa
    No.1 working section: 0.75o x 2.25m
    No.2 working section: 2.0m x 0.88m x 8m

  • Multi Axis Loading System

    Multi Axis Loading System

    Reaction force floor: 12m(L) x 8m(B) Reaction force wall :4m(H) x 8m(B)
    Capacity of Autuators: Maximum Load ±1200kN(Static)
    ±1000kN(Dynamic) Stroke ±100mm

  • Analysis System for Materials and Chemicals

    Analysis System for Materials and Chemicals

    Transmission electron microscope
    High resolution scanning electron microscope
    Chromatograph mass spectrometer (Gas, Liquid)
    X-ray diffract meter

  • Bridge Simulator for Navigation Risk

    Bridge Simulator for Navigation Risk

    Cylindrical screen r=6.5m Field of view (HxV) 240° x 40°
    Bridge: Length 4m, Breadth 4m Height 2.2m
    Bridge Motion Platform Pitch ±10°, Roll±15°

    ♦ Under renovation

  • 4サイクルディーゼル機関

    Four-Stroke Cycle Marine Diesel Engine

    No. of Cyl. : 3 Cyl.
    Bore : 230mm
    Max. Continuous Output : 257.4kW (350PS)
    Max. Continuous Speed : 420rpm

  • DP Simulator

    DP Simulator

    Corresponding with IMO DP Class 2
    Motion can be replicated for the following; Platform supply vessel (PSV), Drilling Ship, Anchor Handling Ship, Shuttle Tanker, Semi-submersible.
    Training program is available.