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Guardian / Hull balancing device


Guardian is an auxiliary device for maintaining the balance of the hull in an emergency. When the hull is in a normal operating balance state, it is hidden under the hull. When the hull is getting unbalanced, it will pop up urgently. The huge floating plate structure can quickly provide greater buoyancy for the hull, while increasing the contact area with the water surface for easy recovery of the center of gravity. It can restore the balance of the hull to the maximum efficiency in an emergency, to avoid casualties and huge economic losses on the ship.


Dalian Nationalities University

Dalian Minzu University
School of Design
Dalian, China

Cheng Pan,
Dalian Minzu University

Jituo Na,
Dalian Minzu University

Linlin Hou,
Dalian Minzu University

Wenhui Du,
Dalian Minzu University

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