Part 3 – Belajar Draft Survey Kapal : Specimen of Calculation
Meet you again in Part 3 – Belajar Draft Survey Kapal : Specimen of Calculation As I have promised you, I write down this post to explain specimen of Calculation in Draft Survey. Please also refer to the previous post Part – 1 Belajar Draft Survey : Terms of Conduct and Part 2 – belajar draft survey: procesdures and calculations.
Ok, now we could directly go to the point. The vessel has alongside at the wharf in port to discharge the grain cargo. The Ship’s Particulars shown :
Name of Vessel : MV. OCEAN BALL, – Port of Registry (POR) : Panama, – Lenght Over All (LOA) : 182.00 M, – Lenght Between Perpendiculars (LBP) : 179.00 M, – Breath (B) : 32.20 M, – Depth (D) : 17.15 M, – Gross Tonnage (GT) : 28,342 MT, – Net Tonnage (NT) : 17,664 MT, – Summer Draft (SD) : 12.163 M, – Summer Deadweight (DWT) : 52,998 MT, – Light Ship (LS) : 7,780 MT, Constant (CS) : 320 MT, – Fore Distance to Perpendicular (Fd) : 1.70 M, – After Distance to Perpendicular (Ad) : 9.45 M. See Picture :
The Surveyor came onboard and made Draft Survey to determine the quantity of cargo on arrival. During inspection, she’s draft marks and others data finds as the followings :
– Fore Draft Port (FP) : 10.79 M / Fore Draft Starboard (FS) : 10.81 M.
– Mid Draft Port (MP) : 10.90 M / Mid Draft Starboard (MS) : 11.03 M.
– Aft Draft Port (AP) : 11.16 M / Aft Draft Starboard (AF) : 11.19 M.
– Density of Sea Water Sample (Den) : 1.021.
– Ballast Water (BW) : 265.00 Cubic Meter at Density 1.025, – Fresh Water (FW) : 183.00 MT.
– To estimated quantity cargo onboard, we need to know about Light Ship and Constant. Light Ship and Constant data is provided on the Ship’s Loading Manual.
For the new ship, we could refer to the Constant on the Manual, but for the old ship it Constant may vary, please refer to the Chief Officer Constant Declaration or Draft Survey Previous Port, or we could calculate it in the final survey after the Ship completing to discharge her cargoes (empty Ship).