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  • Dynamic Positioning Capabilities for Superyachts

    Dynamic Positioning systems are now featured on many large yachts but are not widely understood James Calver and James Roy of BMT Nigel Gee provide more insight.

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  • Superyacht Design Tech Talk

    Of all yachts currently under construction, just five per cent will feature a helideck. The appeal of a helicopter to access your superyacht is clear but while helidecks are becoming an increasingly popular requirement, design studios are considering other alternatives.

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  • Superyacht Designers Portfolio

    BMT Nigel Gee is an independent naval architecture and marine engineering consultancy. Founded all most 30 years ago by Nigel Gee and John Bonafoux, the company’s diverse portfolio spans specialised vessels in four key markets: yachts, commercial, offshore energy and defence.

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  • Superyacht Design Debate - Privacy

    Ensuring privacy on board is a common request by owners, as is the desire to access the sea easily. With features such as beach clubs and inside/outside spaces—where floor-to-ceiling glass panels fold away and expose the interior to the exterior.

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  • Focus Issue 2, 2014

    In this issue, we look at how simulation and modelling are revolutionising many areas of science and engineering. We showcase BMT’s use of simulation and modelling in applications as diverse as port and vessel design, automated ship unloading systems, and maritime navigation studies.

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