Software, services, and expertise for the business of shipbuilding.

        • Achieve a Quick ROI
        • Sliced implementations and our expertise means a benefit from day one, without a lengthy setup.

        • Integrate, Collaborate, Re-use
        • SSI’s Open Shipbuilding Platform gives you a future-proof source of truth for your shipbuilding projects.

        • Change Management
        • Get visibility into changes, understand the impacts, and have the right information at the right time to execute the change.

        • Adapt and Innovate
        • Create a local or virtualized shipbuilding environment for your global distributed workforce.

        • Changing from Another Solution
        • SSI makes it easy to switch from other platforms and keep your existing data.

        • Design
        • The most significant opportunities to impact the cost of building and operating a ship are found in the design and engineering phase.

          Initial Design  |  Basic Design  |  Detailed Design

        • Build
        • Even a smaller shipbuilding project is immense in scope and scale. Manage the challenges that are unique to ship construction.

          Prepare  |  Fabricate  |  Assemble

        • Maintain
        • With the majority of a ship’s life taking place after it’s been built, it’s crucial to ensure that the organization has a clear picture of the vessel at all times.

          Digital Twin  |  Repair / Refit  |  Operations

        • Nexus
        • SSI Nexus is a community for users, creators, & implementers of SSI software.

        • SSI Certified Training
        • SSI Certified Training allows SSI users to access detailed training exercises, materials, courses, and certifications.

        • SSI Blogs
        • The SSI blogs are your place to get insights from our CEO into the intersection of shipbuilding and technology, see how shipbuilding is moving forward, and keep up with SSI news.

          Lighthouse Waveform  |  Shipbuilding Solutions

        • ShipConstructor
        • A complete line of solutions for the design, engineering, and construction of ships and offshore projects.

        • EnterprisePlatform
        • Tools to connect and share data across every system in the shipyard and make information available.

        • ShipbuildingPLM
        • The only truly shipbuilding-specific product lifecycle management (PLM) platform.

        • Company
        • Learn more about SSI and our leadership.

        • Locations & Contact
        • You need a partner with a global presence.

        • News
        • The latest on SSI and shipbuilding.

        • Events
        • Join us at our next event, conference, or trade show.

No matter the size of an organization, it’s crucial that the chosen engineering solution can handle the challenges that are affecting them most today and grow to meet the project requirements of the future. Empowering our clients to create innovative new designs, solve extremely complex engineering problems, manufacture a diverse range of yachts, oil rigs, tankers, ferries, warships or workboats, and most importantly, focus on shipbuilding.

Long-Term Partnership

All of our clients are also our partners. From the initial consultation to extensive training to feature development, we are committed to working with you for the long-term. Here are just some of the reasons why the shipbuilders who choose SSI tend to stay with SSI.

Client Success

Our Client Success department is always available to help with technical challenges or overcome solution hurdles. They are dedicated to ensuring that your teams’ experience with SSI is seamless, making it easier for you to focus on the business of shipbuilding.

SSI Nexus

SSI Nexus is where users, creators, and implementers of SSI software go to collaborate. Nexus makes it easy to stay up-to-date on the latest enhancements and receive solutions to challenges. Within Nexus, Client Success works to ensure that any resource or information you need is available to your team.

Nexus Wishlist

No two shipyards are the same. The Nexus Wishlist lets you suggest and vote on features you would like to see as part of an SSI solution. In every release, we aim to include some of the most requested features. The wishlist helps us work with your organization and continue providing the benefits you need to achieve long-term success.

Extensive Training Materials

As technology evolves or your organization grows, getting your staff up to speed quickly is a huge benefit for a shipyard. The extensive training materials and programs available online as part of SSI Learning are available to rapidly help your teams get trained and certified in SSI solutions. If more help is required, SSI training local to your region is available for hands-on, custom-tailored training to ensure your organization is getting the most out of its investment.

Honoring Partnerships

With over 30 years in the shipbuilding industry, SSI has worked closely with many leading shipyards and designers. We wouldn’t be where we are today without those long-standing client partnerships. Watch the film and see how we’re highlighting and reflecting on the clients that have made our success possible.


Throughout our over 30 year history, we have worked with over 600 shipbuilding organizations. Many of these world-class shipbuilders have continued to partner with SSI for decades thanks to the honesty, trust, and shipbuilding success we have worked together to foster. Robert Allan Ltd., the world-renowned Naval Architecture firm, was our first client in 1991. We’re proud to say that they continue to use SSI solutions to this day.