Monday, February 22, 2016
SENER signed a contract with ASC for the use of FORAN
Madrid February 18, 2016 (Google Translate) - The engineering and technology group SENER has signed a contract with the Australian shipyard ASC for the implementation of CAD / CAM FORAN developed by SENER, as a tool for stability calculations during construction of the Air Warfare Destroyer (AWD) that the Air Warfare Destroyer alliance takes place.
The performance of the contract has begun with a first training module in FORAN Naval Architecture, which took place in the Maritime Skills Centre in Techport, Australia. new interactions between the two companies are expected during the first quarter of this year.
ASC is consolidating the Hobart class AWD in its modern shipyard in South Australia, as well as builds and maintains the Collins class submarines.
FORAN could be used in the design of new platforms for the Australian Navy in the future.