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  • 4 December 2012
    Business & Finance

    For their proposed 11 new Offshore Patrol Cutters (OPC), the US Coast Guard has asked designers to provide them with a 3D product model that is compatible with ShipConstructor. The OPC RFP document J-4 Statement of Work for Detail Design, paragraph 085.5.2 says that, “The 3D Product Model shall be provided in either ShipConstructor or […]

  • 7 April 2011

    The latest release of ShipConstructor CAD/CAM software offers performance enhancements and new tools to speed up the ship design and construction process. ShipConstructor Software Inc. is promoting the ShipConstructor 2011 R2 release of its AutoCAD based program as a continuation of its strategy of being the most intuitive and efficient of all the major shipbuilding-specific […]

  • 12 August 2011

    ShipConstructor Software Inc. (SSI) has released a new version of its AutoCAD based CAD/CAM software. ShipConstructor 2012 enables users to work in the most advanced CAD environment by adding AutoCAD 2012 compatibility. AutoCAD 2010​ and 2011 are still supported but the latest version of ShipConstructor empowers users to take advantage of several new tools and […]

  • 26 February 2013
    Business & Finance

    Damen Shipyards Group and ShipConstructor representative CADMatch will speak about challenges and solutions involving Concurrent Engineering at the CADMatch Maritime Days Conference, March 20, 2013. Concurrent Engineering is critical due to tight deadlines and rising customer expectations; engineering departments need to get more work done faster. This means that diverse engineering teams need effective methods […]

  • 28 October 2012

    Seaspan (Vancouver and Victoria Shipyards) will be using ShipConstructor CAD/CAM software on the non-combat portion of Canada’s Federal Fleet Renewal (FFR) contract. Under the original award, Seaspan will be building up to seven vessels for the Royal Canadian Navy and Canadian Coast Guard. Those vessels include two Joint Support Ships, one Polar Icebreaker, three Offshore […]

  • 4 July 2013

    SSI (formerly ShipConstructor Software Inc.) has released its most significant software release to date the ShipConstructor 2014. SSI has dramatically enhanced ShipConstructor’s user experience to promote more efficient workflow. Major new products have been added to the software suite containing improved capabilities for the design and construction of piping systems along with enhanced capabilities for […]

  • 4 December 2012

    For proposed 11 new Offshore Patrol Cutters (OPC), the US Coast Guard has asked designers to provide them with a 3D product model that is compatible with ShipConstructor. The OPC RFP document J-4 Statement of Work for Detail Design, paragraph 085.5.2 says that, “The 3D Product Model shall be provided in either ShipConstructor or an […]

  • 7 November 2011
    Business & Finance

    Ingalls Shipbuilding, the largest supplier of US surface combatants, has started fabricating its fourth Legend-Class National Security Cutter detail designed using ShipConstructor software. The company has become increasingly efficient during the production of this vessel series. In mid-August, the third vessel in this class, Stratton, underwent sea trials and passed with flying colors. “This successful […]

  • 27 April 2012

      ShipConstructor Software Inc. will launch a new and improved Knowledge Base (KB) for technical support of the company’s shipbuilding CAD/CAM application on May 7th, 2012. All content from the previous KB will be maintained but will be transferred to the Confluence Platform. Confluence is an Enterprise Wiki program from Atlassian considered to be the […]

  • 26 May 2016
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    The Petroleum Safety Authority Norway (PSA) has given permission to use the Island Constructor for start-up and repair of wells on the Shell-operated Draugen field. Draugen is an oil field in the Norwegian Sea in 250 metres of water, around 150 km north of Kristiansund. The field has been developed using a fixed concrete facility with […]

  • 22 December 2011

    United States National Shipbuilding Research Program (NSRP) has once again re-elected Patrick Roberts, Director of Operations for ShipConstructor USA, as NSRP’s  Vice Chairman of the Business Process Technologies Panel.  The NSRP Business Process Technologies Panel advises the NSRP Executive Control Board on research projects involving technology to improve procedures and practices within the shipbuilding industry. […]

  • 6 March 2012

    ShipConstructor Software Inc. (SSI) has released a new version of its AutoCAD based CAD/CAM software. ShipConstructor 2012 R2 sets a new standard for 3D modeling efficiency and the rapid creation of clear production documentation. The latest version of the software also contains multiple enhancements to speed up the process of labeling production drawings. ShipConstructor 2012 […]

  • 11 September 2013
    Business & Finance

    As a company committed to environmental sustainability, SSI congratulates its client Peters Shipyards on the Christening of the LNG GREEN RHINE tanker. The vessel was detail designed and production engineered using new features of ShipConstructor software that provide increased flexibility, enabling clients to implement innovative solutions. Environmental Sustainability The LNG GREEN RHINE is an electrically […]

  • 28 September 2010

    Island Offshore received the Petroleum Safety Authority Norway’s (the PSA’s) Acknowledgement of Compliance (AoC) for the Island Constructor. The Island Constructor is a well intervention facility operated by Island Offshore Management AS (Island Offshore). The facility is under Norwegian flag and was built by Ulstein Verft AS, completed in 2008. The Island Contructor and relevant […]

  • 26 February 2013

    Damen Shipyards Group and ShipConstructor representative CADMatch will speak about challenges and solutions involving Concurrent Engineering at the CADMatch Maritime Days Conference, March 20, 2013. Concurrent Engineering is critical due to tight deadlines and rising customer expectations; engineering departments need to get more work done faster. This means that diverse engineering teams need effective methods […]

  • 25 September 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    Well Ops, Inc. a subsidiary of Helix Energy Solutions Group, Inc. has announced that its well intervention vessel, Skandi Constructor, will be available for operation in the Gulf of Mexico for the first quarter of 2015. The Skandi Constructor is a dedicated light intervention mono hull equipped with the Helix 7 3/8” 10,000psi Subsea Intervention […]

  • 16 June 2011
    Business & Finance

    A/S Norske Shell (Shell) has been granted consent for use of the mobile well intervention facility Island Constructor for maintenance of subsea facilities on the Draugen field. In September 2010, Shell was granted consent to perform maintenance on wells A55H and B2H . However, the work was postponed. The new consent constitutes an expansion and […]

  • 30 June 2011
    Operations & Maintenance

      ConocoPhillips Skandinavia AS has received consent to use the Island Constructor mobile facility for well intervention on Ekofisk 2/4 VA. The consent relates to well intervention on the eight 2/4 Victor Alpha injection wells. The activity has a planned duration of 30 days. Island Constructor  is a well intervention facility operated by Island Offshore […]

  • 25 November 2013

    SSI, the company that provides Autodesk based solutions for the shipbuilding and offshore industry, took part in the construction of Petrobras’ P-55 Semi-Submersible Floating Production Unit (FPU) hull. The company’s ShipConstructor AutoCAD based CAD/CAM software was used to build the hull of Petrobras’ P-55. This offshore oil rig is the largest and first of its kind […]

  • 13 September 2013

    SSI client Mustang Marine will present a paper at the upcoming ICCAS 2013 conference in Busan, Korea regarding how Mustang’s skillful utilization of features in ShipConstructor combined with careful design practices has resulted in a 25% reduction in build time hours. Benefit to Smaller Companies “Sometimes smaller organizations question the productivity gains of adopting enterprise […]

  • 21 May 2014
    Project & Tenders

    LNG Canada has selected CFSW LNG Constructors as its main contractor for the proposed LNG export terminal in Kitimat, British Columbia. CFSW LNG Constructors is a partnership of Chiyoda, Foster Wheeler, SAIPEM and WorleyParsons. The contract covers Front End Engineering and Design (FEED) as well as project execution services, subject to a Final Investment Decision […]

  • 3 August 2012

    This fall, ShipConstructor Software Inc. (SSI) will be hosting its largest user conferences ever. The theme of the 3-day conferences will be Empowered Engineering. The focus of the conferences will be on giving engineering teams more power. Day 1 will outline the roadmap for ShipConstructor’s future development and soon to be released, groundbreaking new features […]