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
One of the world's largest towing tanks
Length 400m, Width 18m, Depth 8m
Max. speed 15m/s
150m Towing Tank
Towing water tank
Length 150m, Width 7.5m, Depth 3.5m
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
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
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
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
Inner Diameter 1.1m
Inner Height 3.0m
Environments to water depth of 6000m
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
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
Transmission electron microscope
High resolution scanning electron microscope
Chromatograph mass spectrometer (Gas, Liquid)
X-ray diffract meter
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 Refurbishment
Four-Stroke Cycle Marine Diesel Engine
No. of Cyl. : 3 Cyl.
Bore : 230mm
Max. Continuous Output : 257.4kW (350PS)
Max. Continuous Speed : 420rpm
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.