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.

Join us live for: An Agile Approach to Creating Shipbuilding Resiliency – SSI’s Open Platform 

Wednesday, June 7 at 15.00 in Hall E. 

Business leaders face unparalleled challenges when considering change within their shipbuilding ecosystem, especially when that change is involuntary. Creating a technology ecosystem agile enough to embrace innovation is the only way to maintain competitive advantage.  But making optimal decisions involves more than just selecting a new tool. Making choices that build operational resiliency into your shipbuilding software ecosystem is priority number one for today’s forward-thinking leaders. Since 1989, SSI’s open shipbuilding-specific solutions, ensure our customers can benefit from ongoing innovations in software technology. 

Join SSI’s David Males at the session to hear more and visit us and our Senior Partner NDAR at Stand D06-50 to learn more.


David Males

Director of Business Development, SSI

With 35+ years as a trusted sales and marketing executive in IT & Related Services in the US and Canada, David Males is Director of Business Development at SSI. David’s previous experience serving the industrial manufacturing and infrastructure development (AEC) sectors allows him to bring a practical perspective to help the marine and shipbuilding industry address key challenges surrounding digital transformation, lifecycle management, and the impact of emerging technology on current and future workers.

David is a frequent presenter at marine industry conferences addressing key challenges surrounding business transformation to digital shipbuilding and asset lifecycle management. He has been published in Maritime Technology magazine and chairs the SNAME O-52 Digital Twin Panel that aims to provide guidance to assist industry in the development of digital twin programs.

Nick Danese


Nick is the founder and CEO of NDAR, an applied research business established in 1987. Nick’s career has evolved to focus on his current work in integrated process analysis, industrial ecosystem ROI strategies and IIIoT&S integration to support the overall ship design and production realm. Nick has worked with SSI since 1991, and is the SSI Senior Partner EMEA since 2010.