Assessment of Capacity and Risk: A Framework for Vessel Traffic in Ports

Xavier Bellsola Olba

Research output: ThesisDissertation (TU Delft)

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Abstract

Vessel traffic in ports is a key issue due to the high increase in vessel flows that lead to busier waterways. This dissertation presents novel methodologies to assess vessel traffic in ports based on capacity and risk independently and jointly. These methodologies have been applied to case studies using simulation models and AIS data. They provide a framework to support decision makers when assessing new infrastructure designs, expansions or changes in the vessel traffic management
strategies.
Original languageEnglish
Awarding Institution
  • Delft University of Technology
Supervisors/Advisors
  • Hoogendoorn, S.P., Supervisor
  • Vellinga, T., Supervisor
  • Daamen, W., Advisor
Award date6 Dec 2018
Publisher
Print ISBNs978-90-5584-241-4
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2018

Bibliographical note

TRAIL Thesis Series no. T2018/11, the Netherlands TRAIL Research School

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