TOP

British company H-Scientific Ltd. (HSL) has released ShipSim 3 and AUVSim, simulation software packages for surface and sub-surface vessels respectively. The packages provide autopilot and unmanned vessel designers with the ability to simulate vessel dynamics prior to expensive sea trials.

Features of ShipSim 3 include real time high accuracy modelling for a wide range of vessels in configurable environmental conditions, a customisable user interface and support for AIS, RADAR and NMEA 2000. AUVSim provides realistic six degree-of-freedom simulation, flexible user configuration and environmental models including a wave response model.

HSL’s founder, Dr Henry Robinson, stated: “With an increase in the number of autonomous vessels being designed, …. the increased cost of sea trials and the resultant delays in the time to market, we offer a cost effective aid to the design process. It is a proven way to optimise the design.”

Tim Mahon

- Mönch Publications - Latest Issues -

We use cookies to improve our website and your experience when using it. Cookies used for the essential operation of the site have already been set. To find out more about the cookies we use and how to delete them, see our privacy policy.

I agreeMore Information