Design & Licences
Whether designing cutting-edge new designs or improving our tried and tested existing product range, Damen’s dedicated team of more than 1,000 engineers strives for progress.
We are shipbuilders at heart, as opposed to a naval architects’ office. It’s that extensive construction experience and continuous product development that have led to designs renowned for their performance and quality.
Evolution of design
Customer feedback is valuable. By listening to and learning from our clients, we adapt our designs to meet the ever-changing demands of the market. Helping clients stay a step ahead of the competition.
Broad choice of service
We can provide everything from the basic design to a comprehensive package – delivering the desired product in a short period of time. Clients pay a licence/royalty fee for every vessel produced.
We can deliver the required design package to yards in a short period of time. A licence/royalty fee is paid for every vessel produced by the yard as part of the contract with Damen.
BASIC DESIGN PACKAGE
The scope of basic design engineering includes at least:
- Hull and superstructure,
- Propulsion and steering systems,
- Primary ship systems,
- Electrical Diagram (one-line),
- Deck and safety equipment.
WHAT ARE THE BENEFITS OF A DAMEN DESIGN PACKAGE?
- Help accurate control of construction costs
- High level of basic engineering reduces risk for the yard
- Fast and streamlined progress of production process
- Class-approved drawings