SEAWORTHINESS ASSIGNMENT- SLIPPING NAME:

1. Explain the causes of deterioration of timber hulls and structures.

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2 Explain the cause of corrosion in metal hulls and structures.

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3 List the precautions to be taken to preserve timber

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4 Describe two ways of preventing corrosion of metal hulls.

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5 Describe how a vessel is docked and describe the precautions necessary when doing so when using:


a) a synchrolift

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b) a travel lift

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c. a floating dock

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d. draw a patent slip below and describe its operation.

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(Ranger Hope 2008, contains edits of material courtesy of A.N.T.A. publications)