Authored by Denis Morais, SSI's co-CEO, these eBooks offer an in-depth view into some of shipbuilding's most pressing challenges. The knowledge gained from working hand in hand with industry partners and SSI clients around the world to solve their most difficult business and technological challenges has been channeled directly into the findings on these pages. 

He has been internationally recognized for his published blogs, articles and papers and continues to provide insights on innovative solutions for the marine industry. This depth of understanding of both the current and future state of technology and the business of shipbuilding serve Denis well as he leads SSI towards the delivery of innovative products and services.

Why Shipbuilding Requires Shipbuilding Specific Solutions

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Shipbuilding is different from any other industry, even from those that also build big things. Ships and offshore structures are typically already being engineered before the design is approved and built before the engineering is complete.

If you're a shipbuilding executive, you'll already be closely familiar with the challenges you face within your industry, so make sure to look out for solutions for and insight into the problems you encounter every day.

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Managing Fleet Costs from Design to Decommission

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Vessel lifespans of 30 to 50 years are not attainable without constant and ongoing maintenance, repair and refit. But these activities significantly change the vessel over its lifespan.

If you're a digital twin fanatic, fleet life cycle expert, ShipConstructor die-hard, or are just dipping your toes in for the first time, this eBook has something for you.

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Navigating the Transformations Coming to Shipbuilding

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Implementing new technologies always has great potential, but truly successful shipbuilders ensure that any change to processes doesn’t impact the business today, or the ability to meet a coming deadline. 
 
The key to consistently seeing a quick ROI is that incremental approach, and nobody understands that better than shipbuilding executives. 
 
Read on to see how our industry will transform going forward, and what impact that will have on an organization's day-to-day shipbuilding reality through the findings and predictions of Denis Morais.

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Managing Change Across Your Organization

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Shipbuilding is one of the most difficult manufacturing industries. Between the reality of design, engineering, construction, and procurement happening at the same time and the sheer number of parts in a ship, change management becomes essential.

How do we understand what has changed and deliver the correct information to the right stakeholders? This eBook focuses on the key challenges every shipbuilder must overcome when dealing with change. 

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Overcoming the Challenges of Globally Distributed Teams

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The global nature of shipbuilding offers many opportunities, but few shipbuilders successfully overcome the challenges. To be competitive, your organization will need to have globally distributed design and engineering teams.

How do we share and collaborate on the same product data over this distributed environment?

Download the eBook to see how having a proper solution that is designed to handle this challenge as a first-class citizen is going to be a requirement if you want to succeed with a distributed team.

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