NI615 Buckling assessment of plated structures

This Guidance Note contains the strength criteria for buckling of plates and ultimate strength of local supporting members, primary supporting members and other hull structures such as pillars, corrugated bulkheads and brackets.

Reference Title Edition

NI615 R03

Buckling assessment of plated structures

Jan 2020

check related documents:
  • NR467 Rules for the classification of steel ships
  • NR445 Rules for the classification of offshore units

Check other Bureau Veritas rules and guidelines.