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GLO Marine’s Top 3 Projects of 2020

  The GLO team did a great job last year, although working remotely, and delivered quality design & engineering on a considerable number of challenging projects. We asked our colleagues to select their favorite top 3, and here they are: 1.  Platform Supply Vessel – Conversion & BWTS installation One …

Making Use of FEA to assess accidental limit state of boat landing platform

  The stress check of existing boat landing report comprises the rules, methodology and assumptions taken into account for the structural assessment of a boat landing platform located on the offshore installations.   The offshore wind sector is seeing an unprecedented grow due to the current drive in green solutions …

The benefits of using CFD for hull shape optimization – a case study

Precision in ship design is key to making alternative propulsion systems viable for owners. GLO Marine has recently completed a project to optimise the hull design of a 15-metre catamaran workboat with the ultimate goal of reducing the wave making resistance to a minimum, whilst keeping the vessel’s main dimensions …

Monohull or Multihull?

Working with small vessel designs means working with two-decimals accuracy. There is a common misconception that the smaller the vessel, the easier the design work. This is a myth that we are certainly committed to fight, after dealing with more than 150 vessels with lengths between 12m and 15m. Our …

The Workflow – a tool that improves efficiency and efficacy for remote teams

Here in GLO Marine we understand every project is unique, so we tailor our project management activities accordingly, for every single project. In this article we will be discussing the workflow – our most used tool from the GLO project management toolbox that considerably enhanced performance during remote work. We …

GLO completes two PSV conversion projects

With a substantial number of PSV / OSV units at present lying idle with their owners looking for new ways to put them to work, we are pleased to have recently successfully completed the engineering for two PSV / OSV conversion projects. For both of these the clients wanted to …

Do you want to be a GLO-Intern?

GLO Marine is looking for 3 internship students. Who can apply: – 4th year Naval Architecture students; What we’re looking for: – ambitious students willing to invest 16 to 20 hrs per week; – curious and assertive individuals who want to go the extra mile; – creative and resourceful personalities; …

A competition for future naval architects

We all know that the future of the industry will be in the hands of the next generations of engineers. This is the reason why one of our main focus points is the well-being and the development of the educational environment. We strive to offer students the possibility to evolve, …

Stability 15 – Our contribution to the evolution of the industry

The UK fishing industry recognizes the value that digitalization brings to the evolution of processes in the market. This is why one of the most important fishing publications, Hook and Net, chooses to confirm the innovative value of our newest project, S15. This well documented article paints a comprehensive picture …