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Mars Inland Software: Cross-section and bulkhead assessments

Release Date

Version Number 1.2d

Mars Inland performs scantling checks of plating and ordinary stiffeners of any cross-sections and/or transverse bulkheads according to Bureau Veritas Rules for the Classification of Inland Navigation Vessels.


For any given cross-section, MARS Inland assesses the prescriptive requirements in the relevant Rules, including:

  • Calculation of geometrical properties (area, inertia and moduli, etc.)

  • Hull girder strength check

  • Scantling calculation for strakes, longitudinal and transverse stiffeners with regards to yielding check, minimum thickness criteria and buckling criteria

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