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NH5.6

Sea hazards and ship operations
Convener: E. Bitner-Gregersen  | Co-Convener: A. Toffoli 
Oral Programme
 / Wed, 25 Apr, 15:30–17:00  / Room 1
Poster Programme
 / Attendance Wed, 25 Apr, 17:30–19:00  / Hall X/Y
<table class="mo_scheduling_string" style="border-collapse: collapse; clear:left;"><tr><td style="vertical-align: top;"><span class="apl_addon_standard_action_link" style="text-decoration: none;">Poster Summaries & Discussions</span>:&nbsp;<a href="https://meetingorganizer.copernicus.org/EGU2012/session/11091" target="_blank" title="Open PSD19.10 Details" style="clear:left;">PSD19.10</a> &nbsp;/ <span class="mo_scheduling_string_time">Wed, 25 Apr, 08:30</span><span class="mo_scheduling_string_time">&ndash;09:15</span> &nbsp;/ <span class="mo_scheduling_string_place" title=""></span> &nbsp;</td></tr></table>
The main concern of the session is all kinds of sea hazards related to ship operations: extreme storm conditions, collisions with abnormally high and steep solitary waves, etc. The session also considers requirements for ship-design.
Second direction of the session can be described as hazards caused by ship operations. This includes a variety of different problems such as oil spilling, pollution, impact of ship-waves on the beach, etc.