Tasks & Responsibilities
You will join a design team during the proposal phase, and control the design during the engineering and production phase.
You will work on general ship design calculations, including hydrostatic properties. To this end, you will use a number of ship design software packages, including PIAS software. The job will include the execution of inclining tests and you will be in contact with clients, suppliers and research institutes.
DSNS boasts a state of the art Engineering organization, which is responsible for basic and detailed engineering of ships consigned to DSNS for production at the Vlissingen yard and to an increasing extent for production abroad.
The Research & Technology Support group is part of the Engineering Department and is made up of various specialists. The group conducts research and supports developments regarding new types of ship, as well as supporting the Products & Proposals Department in order to determine the ship design. The group also supports Engineering and Production when detailing the contracts and instructions. Nowadays naval vessels and complex vessels are more and more designed with full electric propulsion or hybrid propulsion.