GrantecEngineering Consultants Inc.

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Nova Scotia, Canada

Services: Aquaculture Engineering

  • Hydrodynamic Modeling
  • Structural Analysis and Assessment
  • Offshore Aquaculture Structures
  • Open Ocean (Offshore) Aquaculture
  • Mooring Systems
  • Standards including Norwegian Standards (e.g. NS 9415)
  • Wave Mechanics
  • Wave Forces
  • Mooring Analysis
  • Aquaculture Net Panel Modeling
  • Vortex Induced Vibration (VIV)
  • Fluid Structure Interaction (FSI)
  • Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD)
  • Advanced FSI Analysis using ANSYS & CFX
  • Advanced Finite Element Analysis (FEA)
  • Instrumentation Test Program Development
  • Accelerometers, Strain Gages, Pressure Transducers
  • Data Processing
  • Grantec's analysis resources include the ANSYS flagship program, ANSYS Multiphysics, with all advanced solvers for ANSYS CFX including multiphase flows. This is a leading edge analysis program for transient fully-coupled Fluid Structure Interaction (FSI) simulations.

Offshore Aquaculture System

Modeling of Offshore Aquaculture Systems including: Hydrodynamic Loads, Net Panel Modeling, Mooring Systems, Time Domain Hydrodynamic Response Analysis

Grantec has over twenty-five years experience in the design and analysis of marine and offshore structures that must survive the harsh ocean environment.

Testing at NRC Institute for Ocean Technologies (IOT)

Test Programs for Ocean Structures and Systems Testing at NRC Institute for Ocean Technologies (IOT)

Coastal Waves

Wave Mechanics

Wave Loadings on Offshore Structure s


Grantec participates in the development of offshore structures standards at both the CSA and ISO levels. See Standards Development link for more information.

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