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Naval Architecture

The breadth of our naval architecture expertise makes Paul Spooner Design a world leader in classic yacht design. Having the ability to work through all aspects of a project, from early conceptual design to production drawings & class level design enable the clients dreams become a reality.

Naval Architecture

PSDesign offer a wide variety of naval architecture services designed to suit the classic yacht lover. We believe a crucial understanding in the theoretical background helps a project to achieve its full potential and allow the shipyard to build a yacht that minimises risk and engineering cost. We thrive on challenges bought to us from clients, designers and shipyards and aim to apply our expertise to deliver the visionary design intent.

o Particulars & Hull Envelope

o Concept Design & Development

o Class & Code Requirements

o Machinery Specifications

Full Development of Specification

o Engine Room Layouts

o Speed & Range Predictions

o Weight Calculations

o Stability Anaylsis

Structural Anaylsis

Stability Booklet, Inclining Trials & Lightship Surveys

An additional package we offer at PSDesign. This includes a full stability booklet formed from the necessary requirements by Statutory and Classification Rules & Regulations. We perform detailed intact and damage stability studies, using IMO approved hydrodynamics software. 

We can also update current stability booklets to suit new vessel requirements or due to a major refit, as well as offering our expertise on stability issues prior to work commencing. 

o Site Visits

o Inclining Trials & Lightship Surveys

o Intact & Damage Stability Calculations

o Weight Estimates

o Stability Booklet

o Liaising with Surveyors & Governing Bodies


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