Ship Systems Engineering, Design & Modernization

The GBS Group provides professional expertise for complete end-to-end process support for a variety of ship systems including complex control and automation systems for customers in the U.S. Navy, Military Sealift Command and Commercial Maritime industries. Our expertise in this field can help your organization solve unique problems, upgrade ship systems, and achieve key milestones in an efficient and timely manner to meet your needs. Our team includes engineers and technicians with electrical, electronics, mechanical, structural, and project management backgrounds, to provide full-service support.  

Our experience covers a wide range of ship systems:

  • Marine Mechanical/Electrical/Structural Design and Drafting using AutoCAD
  • Electric Power Generation and Distribution systems
  • Propulsion, Shafting, MRG systems
  • Diesel, Gas and Steam Turbine Governors and Control systems
  • Machinery, Radar, and Navigation Controls and Automation systems
  • Steering, Anchor, CPP and Deck Machinery
  • Infra-Red Inspections
  • Software Engineering
  • Program management for complex tasks
  • Custom Applications

We manage projects through the entire end-to-end process:

  • Verification of Requirements
  • Systems Integration and Concept Design
  • Ship Check/Site Visit
  • Preliminary Design
  • Detail Design
  • Regulatory (ABS & USCG) Compliance and Documentation
  • Construction/Fabrication
  • Functional Acceptance Testing (FAT)
  • Installation and/or Technical Oversight Services
  • Operational Testing
  • Operational/Maintenance Training
  • Logistics (ILS) and Maintenance Documentation
  • Service Agreements 

We also provide the Engineering, Design and Drafting support to develop Ship Alteration packages that include all necessary design and drawing/ILS elements for Military Sealift Command to solicit for alteration/modernization work.