Marine Design Plug-in for Rhino

New WIP Release (1.4 2017-09-15)

By on Sep 15, 2017 in Uncategorized |

We’re pleased to announce the release of a new Work-in-Progress (WIP) version of Orca3D (1.4 WIP 2017-09-15). Please note that this release no longer supports Rhinoceros version 4. This and future Orca3D WIP releases require Rhinoceros version 5. Enhanced Features: Modified Orca3D Simerics Marine Simulation meshing options to allow the user to choose “coarse”,...

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Orca3D Training @NDAR in Antibes, France, 29-31 August 2017

By on Jul 25, 2017 in Uncategorized |

A 3-day Orca3D training course will be held in the offices of NDAR on 29-31 August 2017. NDAR is the Master Reseller of Orca3D in Europe, and is a Rhino reseller. The instructor is Stéphane DARDEL, naval architect. The course will be held in English, and other languages will be supported (French, Italian). The course is intended for naval architects and ship and...

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New Orca3D Release: Version 1.3.5

By on Jul 24, 2017 in Uncategorized |

We’re pleased to announce the release of Version 1.3.5 of Orca3D. This version has been through a number of Work-in-Progress (WIP) releases, allowing us to incorporate feedback and suggestions from many of our users. We appreciate all of the comments that we received during this process. Some important points to know about Version 1.3.5: This is a free update to all...

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ExpressMarine Structural Modeling Plugin Webinar

By on Jun 1, 2017 in Uncategorized |

ExpressMarine is a plug-in for Rhino that enables designers to rapidly build-up parametric 3D models of marine structures. This webinar, to be held on Wednesday, June 14 at 9:00 a.m. EDT (15:00 Central European) will demonstrate some basic techniques and then move on to more advanced modeling. ​ ExpressMarine’s main advantage is the dramatic reduction of...

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Webinar: Orca3D Marine CFD, April 26th

By on Apr 6, 2017 in Uncategorized |

Orca3D and Simerics combine forces to bring CFD analysis to the naval architect’s desktop without requiring specialized CFD knowledge or experience. Learn how Orca3D Marine CFD allows you to quickly and easily perform high fidelity CFD simulations in calm water for displacement, semi-planing, and planing hull forms. The analysis can be carried out for monohulls and...

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New WIP Release (1.4 2017-03-31)

By on Mar 31, 2017 in Uncategorized |

We’re pleased to announce the release of a new Work-in-Progress (WIP) version of Orca3D (1.4 WIP 2017-03-31). This WIP will expire on October 4th, 2017. Please note that this release no longer supports Rhinoceros version 4. This and future Orca3D WIP releases require Rhinoceros version 5. Enhanced Features: In the Orca3D Simerics Marine Simulation interface:...

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Rhino and Orca3D Training Course @ NDAR in Antibes, France, 18-20 April 2017

By on Feb 17, 2017 in Uncategorized |

A 3-day Rhino3D + Orca3D training course will be held in the offices of NDAR on 18-20 April 2017. NDAR is the Master Reseller of Orca3D in Europe, and is a Rhino reseller. The instructor is Stéphane DARDEL, naval architect. The course will be held in English, and other languages will be supported (French, Italian). The course is intended for naval architects and...

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Orca3D Partners with Simerics, Inc. to Announce Orca3D CFD-Based Marine Simulation Software

By on Jan 10, 2017 in Uncategorized |

Orca3D Marine Simulation enables Orca3D users to simulate the performance of marine vehicles using CFD BELLEVUE, January 5 2017 – As the Marine Design industry grows, Orca3D and Simerics have combined Marine 3D modeling software with Marine CFD simulation software into one solution, Orca3D Marine Simulation, available today. This allows Orca3D users to easily use...

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Orca3D & Rhino training to be held at NDAR in Antibes, France, 24-26 January 2017

By on Jan 3, 2017 in Uncategorized |

A 3-day Rhino3D + Orca3D training course will be held at NDAR in Antibes, France on 24-26 January 2017. The instructor is Stéphane DARDEL, naval architect. The course will be held in English, and other languages will be supported (French, Italian). The course is intended for naval architects and ship and boat designers, with a good knowledge of Rhino3D. The training...

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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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