Press Releases

Posted on June 27, 2017 under In the Media

Conferences and Events 2019

Posted on February 18, 2015 under Upcoming Events

Event Location Stand Dates Remarks Mari-Tech Ottawa, Canada — 23-25 April Presenting GreenTech Cleveland, OH — 5-7 June Attending CAESES Annual User Meeting Berlin, Germany — 18-20 September Attending IBEX Tampa, FL — 1-3 October Attending NMPA Las Vegas, NV … More »

A chat with our representative in India, Malika Khatri of Red Offshore Industries

Posted on February 22, 2019 under In the Media

As HydroComp, Inc., a pioneer in hydrodynamic software and consultancy services, enters its 35th year, the demand for products and services is ever-increasing. To maintain our global competitive edge we continue to work closely with agents from all over the … More »

Article – Contemporary UUV Propulsor Design

Posted on February 20, 2019 under In the Media

HydroComp Technical Director shares insight into the balancing act and complexities of unmanned underwater vehicle (UUV) design. From the standpoint of vehicle propulsion physics, an unmanned underwater vehicle (UUV) is little different from your personal ski boat or a tanker. … More »

Article – From Propellers to Underwater Noise

Posted on January 24, 2019 under In the Media

By anticipating the maritime industry’s future problems, HydroComp has managed to successfully negotiate a changing landscape. Its newest initiative focused on the issue of ship noise pollution. Even for experienced ship designers, coming to grips with propellers and their characteristics … More »

‘Tis the season for MSU!

Posted on December 5, 2018 under In the Media

Article – Digital Feature Extraction with PropCad Premium 2018

Posted on December 4, 2018 under In the Media

A new utility automates feature extraction from 3D CAD data Having a properly engineered propeller is indubitably important, but sometimes propellers are so well-designed that they outlast the company that produced them. How then, do we replace these legacy propellers? … More »

Article – Time to Tackle the Problem of Noise

Posted on December 4, 2018 under In the Media

Unlike their open-ocean cousins, harbor and coastal tug operators may not be aware of the environmental pressure to keep ships quiet… Port communities and marine mammals alike can be significantly affected by ship-generated underwater radiated noise (URN). The evidence that … More »

Article – Practical ‘Designer-Guided’ Hull Form Optimization

Posted on November 21, 2018 under Company News In the Media

Making designer-guided hydrodynamic hull form optimization part of the design process ensures it will be system-ready and benchmarked, argues HydroComp’s Don MacPherson Design ‘optimization’ can be a two-edged sword. It can achieve substantial beneficial outcomes, but it can also consume … More »

Webinar: PropCad Premium Latest & Greatest

Posted on October 19, 2018 under In the Media

Date and Time: January 10th at 11:00 AM EST Convert to your timezone In this webinar, PropCad Senior Design Engineer, Adam Kaplan, will demonstrate the new CAD file import feature in PropCad Premium 2018. This new utility helps propeller designers … More »

Latest News from HydroComp, Inc.

Posted on August 31, 2018 under In the Media

Learn more about HydroComp, Inc at METS in Amsterdam! Look for NDAR at stand 07.552 to discuss the topics below. PropCad Premium Import CAD Files A new utility automates feature extraction from 3D CAD data PropCad 2018 Propeller Inspection Benefits … More »

Article – Ship design with a porpoise in mind

Posted on June 19, 2018 under Company News In the Media

Underwater Radiated Noise “Our industry needs prediction methods that are functional and comprehensive, yet accessible to engineers and naval architects without the support of specialists.” It should come as no surprise that owners and operators are under growing pressure to … More »