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About Bryan Barrass

Consultancy and training

Research papers

Frequently Asked Questions

S A Malliaroudakis Maritime Ltd

What is Ship Squat?

Why predict Ship Squat?

Groundings due to Ship Squat

How do I predict Ship Squat?

Tables and curves (MS Excel)

Shallow water signs


Dr Bryan Barrass' is the world's leading website on the subject of Ship Squat and aims to:

- describe in detail what Ship Squat is

- offer twenty research papers on the topic of Ship Squat

- enable the supply of Ship Squat laminates to ship-pilots, masters and mates.  The laminates provide a quick reference guide and are based on information contained in this website

- promote consultancy and training by Dr Bryan Barrass for maritime establishments such as port authorities, ship owners and maritime academia

- offer consultancy, comment and advice following a grounding of a ship in shallow water conditions

- promote the combined consultancy services of Dr Bryan Barrass and S A Malliaroudakis Ltd

- help prevent groundings in the future, similar to the ten ship groundings documented in this website