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MARIC agrees ShipRight FastTrack deal

Marine Design & Research Institute of China (MARIC), a subsidiary company of China State Shipbuilding Corporation group (CSSC), has signed a licence agreement with Lloyd's Register (LR) for use of its ShipRight FastTrack software.

{mprestriction ids="1,2"}ShipRight FastTrack is used by ship designers to check designs against the latest IACS and Classification Rules for Finite Element Analysis (FEA). The software generates qualified FE mesh models from 2D/3D plans, and offers a reporting function for FE analysis.

“We are very pleased to improve our design process with the assistance of LR’s new design software, ShipRight FastTrack, which will enable us to save a significant amount of time and effort spent on finite element analysis for commercial ships,” said MARIC structure section chief, Han Yu.

“We are currently designing a 180K bulk carrier where classification rules and procedures require a large volume of finite element analysis, especially with regards to this specific ship type, so we decided to purchase the ShipRight FastTrack licence to enable us to complete this design on time and avoid a delay in the shipbuilding schedule.”{/mprestriction}

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