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With availability of high speed computing and many sophisticated software, the design scenario (methodology) has changed in recent years. Advanced numerical techniques are being applied to maritime design activity at concept design stage itself. With increasing competitiveness, it has become necessary to look at the effectiveness of design in economic terms, its management and evaluation of design alternatives. The book is conceived to bring all these aspects together so that the designer is aware of all these aspects/ systems and can integrate all these into a competitive and successful design. The book can be used as a reference book for designers and design students.