Marine operations engineering

Design to function

Vuyk delivers a practical approach to engineering complex operations. As both naval architects and mechanical engineers, Vuyk can also facilitate project-specific vessel or equipment design.

  • Independent, project-specific, no-nonsense and safe solutions
  • Integrated knowledge of vessels and equipment
  • Practical experience combined with theoretical background
  • Structural and (hydro)dynamic expertise available in-house
  • Experience with multiple types of operations in various markets

Safe operations require thorough preparation 

Vuyk specialises in engineering and methods for renewables and offshore construction, or decommissioning and special dredging, mining or civil projects. 

Examples include:

  • heavy transport
  • heavy lifting
  • subsea lifting
  • float-on, float-off
  • load outs
  • land fall or outfall
  • ballasting operations
  • salvage assistance.

These activities may apply to wind turbines and foundations, oil and gas platforms, tunnels, jetties, breakwaters or deepwater mining operations.

From method statements up to complete project engineering packages

The activities involved in marine operations engineering can all be provided by Vuyk, including the following:

  • method statements
  • deck layouts 
  • motion analysis
  • DP analysis
  • bollard pull analysis and tow arrangements 
  • mooring analysis, arrangements and specification 
  • support & seafastening design
  • lifting arrangements 
  • rigging and equipment design 
  • project specific stability analysis

As part of IHC, Vuyk can offer more expertise and more than just engineering if requested by client.

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