Since the very beginning SDC has been known as a specialist for any kind of stability calculations for ships. Providing stability calculations for designers, shipyards and ship owners is a basic business of SDC. Our services cover calculation of all kinds of regulations:

  • SOLAS and MARPOL-Conventions
  • HSC-, IBC-, IGC-, MODU-Codes
  • IMO Res.A265, A749, ADNR, etc...
  • Deterministic and probabilistic damage stability of all kinds of regulation e.g.
  • Water on deck
  • Crane stability and optimization (more information: Services - > Other services -> Crane stability + Optimization)
  • Loading and discharging manual
  • Longitudinal strength
  • Grain stability
  • Ballast water management
  • Mobile offshore drilling units
  • Inclining and deadweight tests
SDC organizes and conducts deadweight and Inclining tests for passenger vessels and yachts according SOLAS, worldwide

  • MV "Europa"
  • MV "Hanseatic"
  • MV "Bremen"
  • MY "Luna"
  • MY "Nahlin"
  • MY "Graceful"
  • and many others...

SDC uses NAPA, one of the most powerful CAE-Programs for ship design. SDC is key user and keeps the user support for NAPA in Germany.