NR206 Wind Propulsion Systems

This Rule Note deals with wind propulsion systems (modern and traditional rigs, free-standing and rotating rigs, square and kite rigs, wind and rotor sails, suction wings) including requirements for: design of structure (standing and running part), drive system, base ship; construction and testing; certification of materials and components; and classification of ships fitted with such wind propulsion systems.

NR206 R02Wind propulsion systemsJanuary 2024

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check related documents:
  • NR467 Rules for the classification of steel ships
  • NR600 Hull structure and arrangement for the classification of cargo ships less than 65 m and non-cargo ships less than 90 m
  • NR500 Rules for the classification and the certification of yachts

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