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Marine engineering

From first concept to retirement, our expertise and commercial independence ensures that we deliver the highest-quality marine engineering services for today's evolving marine environment.

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Key contact

Rob Teasdale

Global Business Development Director

Australia

+61 (0) 3 86206180 defence-security@bmtglobal.com

Marine engineering

We draw from a global pool of best-in-field specialists to provide consultation in marine engineering.  Our expertise covers every aspect of electrical and mechanical development, design, operation, safety and maintenance for systems onboard marine vessels and facilities.

From platform management systems to electrical and propulsion plants to HVAC and piping, we have the experience and knowledge to meet the needs of the defence, commercial and energy industries:

  • “Wholeship” concept design services providing operational analysis and specification development for ship systems such as propulsion, electrical plant, aviation support, auxiliaries, etc.
  • Contract ship design services providing detailed design arrangements and system selections while meeting government regulations and class society rules
  • Through-life growth assessment
  • Construction support through engineering change assessment, quality assurance, certification impact analysis and shipyard liaison
  • Ship trials - from shipbuilder's acceptance trials to extended trials involving complex data acquisition
  • Operational supports such as acquisition assessment and modification design packages for pre-owned ships
  • Mid-life upgrade/refresh assessments and design support
  • Cost analysis for ship construction, acquisition, modification and in-service costs to ensure that designs come in on budget
  • Failure mode effect analysis and trial plan development
  • Repair and maintenance planning and procedures
  • Evacuation, risk and safety management assessments and recommendations
  • Structural integrity such as welding analysis and welding repair instructions, cracking analysis, mechanical damage and wear, corrosion severity, vibration isolation, assessment and mediation and fitness-for-service analyses
  • Site/operations management of environmental impacts and air emissions control strategies through abatement and control technologies
  • Environmental compliance assessments such as fuel types and diesel technology to ensure environmental regulation compliance

We offer customers complete marine engineering solutions - from first concepts through in-service support.