• Model testing
  • Design of small patrol/pilot vessels and fast ferries
  • Drafting and lofting
  • Performance estimations; hydrofoil and collared boat design
  • Surveyor of small craft including steel, aluminium, fibreglass and polyethylene (for initial, periodic and transitional surveys)
  • Design and stability approvals for compliance in accordance with AMSA, MNZ and US 33 / 46 CFR rules and regulations
  • Stability tests and analysis
  • Lightship and draught surveys
  • Load line calculations and surveys
  • Experienced with designing to the rules of the NSCV, Maritime New Zealand and US 46CFR
  • Calculations for Australian Builder’s Plate compliance (i.e. load capacity, powering, buoyancy etc.)