Ship Design Services

Polarkonsult AS covers all aspects of naval Architecture and Ship design. The list below is a brief review of our services. Please ask us if you are looking for a service that is not listed; we will probably cover it!


General initial design

  • Arrangements, also comprising accommodation, machinery and equipment
  • Specifications
  • Lines, hydrodynamics, resistance, propulsion
  • Hydrostatics, intact- and damage stability
  • National- and international regulations
  • Classification
  • Contracts and contract negotiations

Structural design

  • Classifications Drawings
  • Structural calculations, strength
  • Block drawings

Machinery and Piping

  • Machinery equipment
  • Piping arrangement
  • System arrangement
  • Isometric drawings

General outfitting

  • Arrangements
  • Accommodation
  • Structural- and mechanical outfitting

Lofting, Numerical production material

  • Fairing of lines
  • Modelling
  • Numerical cutting material
  • Cutting lists and material lists
  • Bending data for frames, profiles and shell plates

Inspection, Assessment, Project Management

  • Construction inspection, piping, machinery, structural, etc.
  • Project management
  • Damage and value assessment

Approvals of fishing vessels

  • Fullstendig kontroll
  • Periodisk kontroll
  • Annen kontroll

Stability Calculations, inclining tests

  • Hydrostatics, KY curves
  • Capacities and sounding tables
  • Intact stability
  • Damage stability
  • Inclining tests

Advanced Engineering Analysis, Structural Integrity of Hull and Topsides

  • Hydrodynamic Analysis
  • Stochastic Fatigue Analysis
  • Linear Finite Element Analysis for Strength and Serviceability
  • Non-linear Buckling Analysis
  • Finite Element Analysis for Free and Forced Vibrations