On October 24th-27th, 2018 in Rhode Island, PI the shipbuilding and offshore software development company SSI (maker of ShipConstructor and EnterprisePlatform) will be attending SNAME Maritime Convention and will be located in Booth 309.
The SNAME Maritime Convention will bring together the global maritime community’s best and brightest minds to discuss, debate, and build the industry's future. This will be a great opportunity to explore cutting-edge technical presentations, discover new products, and expand your network of expert contacts in the industry.
This year, SSI's President and Chief Technology Officer Denis Morais will be presenting a paper on:
How to Implement Tech in Shipbuilding: Charting the Course to Success
From 3D printing to the use of robotics and drones. From AI and Big Data, to Virtual and Augmented Reality. From Generative Design to cloud based distributed computing. There are so many innovative technologies currently converging, improving and expanding that shipbuilders have incredible opportunities to positively transform their businesses, especially if they can take significant steps towards creating a digital twin. However, the industry must be realistic; there are multiple challenges that need to be addressed along the way. If shipbuilders want to be successful on this journey, they will have to find a way to navigate around various obstacles. This paper charts a course on how to do so.
Find out more by visiting the following SSI staff at
- Denis Morais, SSI President and Chief Technology Officer
- Patrick Roberts, SSI USA Director of Operations
- Darren Guillory, SSI USA Technical Solutions Specialist
- Jeanie Shumock, SSI USA Office Administrator
P.S. Stay tuned for more information related to SSI Learning: The Answer.
SSI develops Autodesk based solutions for the shipbuilding and offshore industry including: ShipConstructor software, an AutoCAD based CAD/CAM product line; and EnterprisePlatform, a tool for sharing product data model information. SSI solutions take advantage of the native DWG platform and the global pools of experience provided by the world's most popular CAD platform. SSI combines this with industry specific standards, terminology and best practices. Expert consultation is also available to ensure real time engineering data passes effortlessly between applications such as MRP, ERP or PLM tools. Shipbuilders, naval architects and marine engineers trust SSI solutions on a broad range of projects. SSI solutions are flexible enough to handle the largest and most complex engineering challenges but can also be scaled down to be cost effective in any budget.
SNAME is an internationally recognized non-profit, professional society of individual members serving the maritime and offshore industries and their suppliers. For many, SNAME has been essential to career development and success in the industry. With more than 6,000 members around the world in 85 countries, SNAME is THE International Community for Maritime and Ocean Professionals.