Marine Design Plug-in for Rhino


Define the Flotation Plane Based on Freeboard or Draft Measurements

By on Apr 29, 2019 in Uncategorized |

A new command has been added in Version 2.0.8 that allows you to create a flotation plane for hydrostatics with either freeboard or draft measurements. Once the plane is defined, it can be used as input to the Hydrostatics & Stability calculation. The user may input one, two, or three freeboard or draft measurements. If just one measurement is provided, the...

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See Orca3D at the Rhino Marine Design & Engineering Meeting in Barcelona on May 8, 2019

By on Mar 26, 2019 in Uncategorized |

Our reseller NDAR will present Orca3D and Orca3D Marine CFD at the Rhino Marine Design & Engineering Meeting at the Facultat de Nàutica in Barcelona, on May 8, 2019. As a Naval Architect, Engineer, Yacht Designer, 3D Modeler or Software Developer, this is a unique event you cannot miss. A collaboration between McNeel, Facultat de Nàutica UPC and Colegio Oficial...

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New Version (2.0.7) now available

By on Mar 23, 2019 in Uncategorized |

We are happy to announce the release of Orca3D Version 2.0.7. This is a free update to Version 2 license holders. If you have a Version 1 license, please click here to purchase an upgrade to Version 2. To update a previous installation of Orca3D Version 2, use the Control Panel to uninstall your current version. Next, download the installation file from this page....

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See Orca3D at Seatec in Marina di Carrara, April 3-5

By on Mar 13, 2019 in Uncategorized |

For the 10th year our reseller NDAR will exhibit at SEATEC, Marina di Carrara, Italy, April 3rd-5th.  At SEATEC 2019 NDAR will have two booths : D857 and E1107, we’ll present the latest updates and new features of our leading marine software products : Orca3D & Orca3D Marine CFD, as well as ShipConstructor, Express Marine, GHS, MAESTRO, NavCad,...

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Orca3D Version 2 Upgrade discount ends soon!

By on Feb 18, 2019 in Uncategorized |

In December we announced the release of Orca3D Version 2.0, the first version of Orca3D targeted for Rhino 6. Significant effort has gone into ensuring compatibility with Rhino 6, but there are other improvements to Orca3D as well. During the past ten years, Orca3D has grown and improved through incremental updates which users could download at no cost. Version 2.0...

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Upcoming Webinar: Applying CFD Analysis to Your Design with Orca3D Marine CFD

By on Feb 4, 2019 in Uncategorized |

Webinar Date and Time: Thursday, February 21st, 9:00 AM EST (14:00UTC)  Click here to register In the past, marine design with CFD was expensive, required the expertise of a specialist, and wasn’t practical on ordinary engineering computers. Now Orca3D Marine CFD has changed all of that, coupling the power and ease-of-use of Rhino, Orca3D, and Simerics MP with...

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