Advanced analysis and calculations;-
Houlder has extensive experience in integrating full ship finite element analysis with seakeeping analysis to apply wave loadings and determine responses.
Seakeeping analysis including multi body analysis that provides results of ship/ship motions. The results of which are can be integrated into the initial design of tender bays/docks.
Manoeuvring studies can be undertaken to confirm thruster sizing for specific station keeping and DP requirements.
Fire safety design.
Preparation of structural fire protection, and fire safety system drawings in compliance with PYC and LY3.
Escape and Evacuation plans in accordance with PYC.
Machinery system design – System design and consultancy, P&ID drawings, 3D modelling of pipe routing.
Electrical design – high level design, consultancy, short circuit and discrimination analysis.