The Hydrosafe’s engineering services cover two broad and overlapping areas, these are:

Marine Design Consultancy

The team provides wide range of services including:

  • Structural system design review and guidance
  • Advice and application of a wide range of design codes, standards, legislation and recommended practices
  • Derivation of loads and load cases for marine structures (including transport, lifting, installation, fatigue loading, extreme storm/stress, abnormal operation/survival etc.)
  • Analysis, design, checking and review of the following:
  • Structural design.
  • Lift point analysis.
  • Pipework, cable and equipment structural support.
  • Welded steel and bolted connections.
  • Reinforced, pre & post stressed, and unreinforced concrete.
  • Fatigue analysis.
  • Foundation design: rock bolt, ground/rock anchor, gravity base and pile.
  • Installation and decommissioning concept development and review
  • 3D Modelling and drafting expertise
  • Design calculations and Structural analysis (including Finite Element Analysis, FEA)
  • Hazard identification, Risk analysis and risk reduction expertise
  • Development of scopes of work, task plans, method statements, requirements management, specifications, cost estimates, reports etc.

Civil & Structural Design

The Hydrosafe team includes highly qualified civil and structural engineers who offer a wide range of services including:

  • Structural design for buildings, equipment and piping supports etc.
  • Foundation design and Geotechnical engineering
  • Advice and application of a wide range of design codes, standards, legislation and recommended practices
  • Derivation of loads and load cases (wind, snow, plant & equipment etc)
  • 3D modelling, drafting design and drawings
  • Production of design calculations, reports, bills of quantities, specifications etc.

The team can assist at all stages of the project from brief preparation, concept to detailed design. We have experience of new build as well as more challenging refurbishment projects where space constraints and the poor condition of existing structures are an issue.