“PrimeShip-HULL(Rules)/PartC15” is advanced calculation software developed and released by the Nippon Kaiji Kyokai (ClassNK) to correspond with the prescriptive requirements specified in Chapter 15, Part C of the Rules for the Survey and Construction of Steel Ships (including amendments officially released in June 2017). This page includes a summary of the software, its hardware requirements, and information on how to obtain a copy of it for use. A special support site has been created for the software where users can find the latest relevant information. Please use the user ID and password assigned to your software to login into the site.
The software uses arrangement and cross sectional data, etc. (as shown on the right) inputted by users to perform bending strength assessments, shearing strength assessments, elastic buckling strength assessments, and buckling strength assessments based upon ultimate strength as an alternative method of assessing the elastic buckling strength of structural members in transverse system and carrying out the ultimate strength assessments required by Chapter 15, Part C of the Rules. In addition, calculation result reports can be outputted as Microsoft Word files.
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Applications and Inquiries
|Hull Rules Development Department,
Nippon Kaiji Kyokai
PrimeShip-HULL Support Desk
(Hull Rules Development Department, Nippon Kaiji Kyokai)