Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering

We offer functional design as well as deck plate engineering for repairs, modifications, and new fabrication projects.

Our services include

Design and Engineering of Vessel Structures

Design and Engineering of Vessel Pipe Systems

Air Draft Measurements

Design and Engineering Support for Vessel Repair and Modifications

Major Equipment Removal and Installation Plans

Incline Experiments and Deadweight Surveys

Heavy Weather Mooring Plan

Foundation Design

Tonnage Calculations

Stability, Load-out Analyses, and Ballasting Scenarios and Plans

Deck Strength Calculations

Production Support: 3-Dimensional Design and 2-Dimensional Drafting

Our team offers detailed design services with state-of-the-art production tools such as 3D ShipConstructor Models, AutoCAD, and Navisworks

Dimensional Design

Our services include

Structural Modeling, Lofting, Assembly and Nest Drawings

Pipe Modeling, Pipe Arrangement and Spool Drawings

“As-Built” Drawings per Shipchecks or ECNs

Joiner Arrangement and Details

Fire and Safety Plans

Technical Assistance

We provide reliable technical assistance for your new construction, upgrade, or conversion projects that require both an on-site and virtual presence.

Our services include

Regulatory Interface

Design Compliance Validation

Design Review and Configuration Management

Preparation of Weight and Moment Reports

Material Takeoffs

UWILD Videos

Surface Area Calculations for Coating Applications

Technical Assistance

Software Proficiencies

SAi has been trained for an maintains the latest in engineering and project software, including:

ShipConstructor: 3D Modeling, Lofting, Parts Nesting & Pipe Spool Drawings

AutoCAD: Drafting

Navisworks: 3D Model Review

Rhinoceros & ORCA 3D: Hull Modeling and Fairing

Autodesk Nastran & FEMAP: Finite Element Modeling and Analysis

Multiframe 4D: Structural Analysis

Pipe-Flo: Piping System Analysis

GHS and Maxsurf: Hydrostatics, Stability and Longitudinal Strength Analysis

Optimoor: Heavy Weather Mooring Analysis

FARO Scene: 3-D Laser Scanning

MS Project: Planning and Scheduling

MS Office Suite: Communication