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

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

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        • 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.

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

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        • Learn more about SSI and our leadership.

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        • See the industry leaders who trust SSI.

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        • Help us make the business of shipbuilding possible.

September 10, 2013
Client News

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.

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Environmental Sustainability

The LNG GREEN RHINE is an electrically powered ship with generators fuelled by LNG (Liquid Natural Gas). The use of LNG, compared to the traditional diesel oil, reduces emissions of CO2 and nitrogen oxides (NOx) by more than 25% and 80% respectively. Moreover, no sulphur dioxide (SO2) and particles are released. Due to the configuration of four engines, the LNG GREEN RHINE offers a load sharing operation which results in low fuel consumption, increased safety and redundancy.


Innovative ShipConstructor Usage – multiple product hierarchies and UDAs

To produce such a technologically sophisticated vessel, Peters has taken advantage of the flexibility of ShipConstructor to fully leverage the power of the application and tailor it to suit the company’s innovative engineering practices. This has been done by enthusiastically embracing the capabilities SSI introduced in recent releases of ShipConstructor regarding multiple product hierarchies and user defined attributes. Peters uses these functionalities to do sophisticated production planning and logistics management within the shipyard. Peters also successfully takes advantage of ShipConstructor’s recently enhanced WorkShare functionalities supporting multiple office collaboration.


Positive Impact

SSI CEO Darren Larkins notes, “Peters Shipyards is an example of how with technological sophistication and the right tools such as ShipConstructor, innovative companies can be leaders in the global market and help to impact the world in positive ways.”

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