KNUD E. HANSEN continues to move with the times

In preparation for its 80th birthday celebrations next year, Danish Naval Architect firm, KNUD E. HANSEN, has announced …

Spitsbergen: The Portuguese ugly duckling that became a Norwegian ice swan

It cost Portuguese taxpayers almost €70 million and sank the Viana do Castelo Shipyards. This is the story of a shi…

KNUD E. HANSEN develops virtual reality tool for ship designers

Knud E Hansen is to showcase ShipSpace, a new virtual reality (VR) tool for ship designers, at SMM Hamburg 2016 this Sep…

Naval Architects, Designers & Marine Engineers

KNUD E. HANSEN is a leading independent consultancy providing a comprehensive range of design, engineering and project management services to shipyards and ship owners around the world. Our innovative, customised solutions cover areas ranging from Concept and Basic Design, to the building and conversion process of all types of maritime vessels and offshore structures to energy optimisation and services for the offshore wind industry.   

Our approach is based on a combination of continuous innovation, the free exchange of ideas with our Clients, and experience derived from many years spent working with every kind of vessel and maritime operator. Using these, we apply fresh thinking to each new project and tailor solutions that are both state-of-the-art and practical to meet the exact needs of each individual customer.

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