Japanese classification society ClassNK has acquired Finnish software house NAPA for €53 million, both companies announced this morning.
Aliança Shipyard has agreed a deal to implement FORAN’s 3D Viewers software system for project control, construction and maintenance tasks at the shipyard.
HydroComp has announced that it has added a drag reduction analysis tool to its NavCad reduction and propulsion software.
Classification society ClassNK has announced the release of a new version of its PrimeShip-HULL (HCSR) ship design support software that is compliant with the new IACS Common Structural Rules (harmonised CSR) for oil tankers and bulk carriers.
BMT Defence Services has announced that it has applied a software package by NAPA during the design process for a new logistics and support vessel (LSV) ordered by the Norwegian Defense Logistics Organisation (NDLO).
Intergraph has released Intergraph Smart 3D 2014, a new single solution created from the consolidation of its SmartMarine 3D system with its SmartPlant 3D and SmartPlant 3D Materials Handling Edition applications.
AVEVA has donated software licences to Newcastle University to train Marine Engineering and Naval Architecture students on its AVEVA Outfitting system, which will be used on group design projects in the students’ final year.
United Arab Shipping Company (UASC) has partnered with FutureShip on a project to find the most efficient design for its future containerships.
The Russian Maritime Register of Shipping (RS) is to use NAPA software, the classification society and the Finnish software house have announced.
Spanish company SENER Ingeniería y Sistemas has announced that Florida-based Eastern Shipbuilding Group has signed a licence agreement to use FORAN, a computer-aided design/computer-aided manufacturing (CAD/CAM) system.
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