GrantecEngineering Consultants Inc.

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Nova Scotia, Canada

Services: Ocean Engineering

  • Offshore Structures
  • Open Ocean (Offshore) Aquaculture
  • Wave Energy
  • Marine Risers
  • Mooring Systems
  • Towed Arrays
  • Marine Hydrodynamics
  • Wave Mechanics
  • Wave Forces
  • Mooring Analysis
  • Aquaculture Net Panel Modeling
  • Vortex Induced Vibration (VIV)
  • Fluid Structure Interaction (FSI)
  • Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD)
  • Advanced Finite Element Analysis (FEA)
  • Advanced FSI Analysis using ANSYS, CFX & Fluent
  • Hydrodynamic Response Analysis ANSYS AQWA
  • Instrumentation Test Program Development
  • Accelerometers, Strain Gages, Pressure Transducers
  • Data Processing

Coastal Waves

Wave Mechanics

 Wave Loadings on Offshore Structures


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

Testing Wave Energy Generation System WET IOT

Test Programs for Ocean Systems

Testing of Wave Energy Generation System at NRC Institute for Ocean Technologies (IOT)


Offshore Aquaculture System

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

Jack-Up Jack Up Rig


Analysis of Offshore Structures

Fixed and Floating Structures

Wave and Current Loading

Dynamic Response Modeling

Marine Riser


Marine Riser Analysis



Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD): Wave Overtopping Gravity Base Structure (GBS)


GBS Wave Computational Fluid Dynamics CFD


Wave Advancing on GBS

Wave flowing over GBS Top

(Wave moving to Right)

GBS Wave Computational Fluid Dynamics CFD


Wave Passing GBS

Greenwater on top of GBS

(Wave moving to Right)



VLC Mooring

VLCC Mooring Analysis



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