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Consulting Engineering

Consulting Engineering

Better. Stronger. Together.

The offshore industry is not a 9-to-5 business, and thus, neither is ours. Responsive and dedicated consulting engineering is what 3DENT strives to provide our clients.

We use our base of understanding in structural engineering, hydrodynamics and naval architecture to solve your most difficult problems. Our standard consulting areas are as follows:

Structural Engineering

Finite Element Analysis

  • Global, Local and Sub-models
  • Frames, Plated Structures and Solid Components

Fatigue Analysis

  • Simplified and Spectral Development of SCF Values
  • Monitoring
  • Repairs

Analysis and Design of

  • Hulls
  • Helidecks
  • Lifeboat Davits
  • Cantilever Beams
  • Drillfloor and Sub-base Structures
  • Living Quarters
  • Legs and Spudcans
  • Nomograms and Cantilever Load Charts

Self-elevating Structures

  • Elevated Analysis
  • Transit Analysis
  • Site Assessments
  • RPD and Punch-through Analysis


Vessel Performance

  • Motion RAOs
  • Airgap Analysis
  • Frequency-Domain Analysis
  • Time-Domain Analysis
  • Multi-body Interactions

Mooring and Transit Analysis

  • Static/Quasi-static
  • Dynamic, Non-linear
  • Coupled Analysis

Temporary Conditions

  • Going-on Location Curves
  • Launch Analysis
  • Upending

Naval Architecture


  • Intact and Damage Stability
  • Hydrostatic Tables
  • Loading Conditions
  • Deadweight Surveys
  • Inclinings
  • Weight Take-offs
  • Weight Controls