NAPA has released new tools and interfaces to work with class society software systems and assist in ship design compliance with the Common Structural Rules for Bulk Carriers and Oil Tankers (CSR BC&OT) from the International Association of Classification Societies (IACS).
NAPA has announced the latest release of its Statutory Compliance solution, with new integrated functionality from ClassNK Manager designed to improve ship design and speed up the classification approval process.
INTERSCHALT has signed a cooperation agreement with the Shanghai Ship Research and Design Institute (SDARI) for the provision of its MACS3 loading software, used in the design of container ships, bulk carriers and tankers.
SENER reports that the Wuhan Ship Development and Design Institute (WSDDI) in China is extending its use of the company’s FORAN shipbuilding and design software.
Intergraph Process, Power & Marine, part of Hexagon, has acquired OhnmTech A/S, a Norwegian provider of ship design software.
AVEVA has announced that its AVEVA Marine and AVEVA Bocad shipbuilding software will be deployed in over 20 Korean universities and schools.
HydroComp has announced the release of a Premium Edition of its NavCad resistance and propulsion prediction software for hull design.
ClassNK has announced the release of version 2.0.0 of its PrimeShip-HULL(HCSR) ship design software, updated to incorporate IACS Common Structural Rule amendments adopted in December 2014.
AVEVA reports that Dubai-based Eversendai Offshore has deployed its AVEVA Marine software, a set of design and engineering applications that will be used on a series of new marine and offshore projects, including topsides, platforms and ships.
Japanese classification society ClassNK and Finnish software provider NAPA have joined forces on a new project in an effort to reduce the time and cost of ship design.
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