Marine Design Plug-in for Rhino

Posts made in October, 2016

New WIP Release (1.4 2016-10-28)

By on Oct 27, 2016 in Uncategorized |

We’re pleased to announce the release of a new Work-in-Progress (WIP) version of Orca3D (1.4 WIP 2016-10-28). This WIP will expire on April 1st, 2017. Please note that this release no longer supports Rhinoceros version 4. This and future Orca3D WIP releases require Rhinoceros version 5. New Features: A new command was developed to interface Orca3D with the...

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Design Hydrostatics: What is the Design Condition for?

By on Oct 11, 2016 in Uncategorized |

Simply put, Design Hydrostatics is a subset of the complete Hydrostatics & Stability calculation. The idea is to make it possible to compute hydrostatics with a single button click. Without Design Hydrostatics, the usual steps to compute hydrostatics are: 1. Select the surface(s) and/or mesh(es) to be included in the calculations 2. Start the Orca3D...

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