DSA is a Canadian ocean engineering consultancy and software company with offices in Victoria, BC and Halifax, NS. We provide engineering services that enable ocean engineers, naval architects, oceanographers – or anybody with business in the water – to assess the effect of currents, winds and waves on their vessels, technologies, and projects. We specialize in marine hydrodynamics and mooring design for a range of applications, including oceanography, marine energy, and aquaculture.
DSA provides professional marine consulting services focused on dynamic analysis, marine hydrodynamics, third-party verification, and standards-based ocean engineering. Ocean sectors include aquaculture & fisheries, defence, marine renewables, naval architecture, ocean technology, and offshore and subsea applications.Learn More
Dynamic analysis using ProteusDS enables ocean industry professionals to quickly and efficiently determine the effect of wind, waves, and currents on equipment and structures to ensure performance, reliability, and safety. License ProteusDS to analyze systems such as ships, tidal energy platforms, towed systems, pipelines, aquaculture systems and more.LEARN MORE
ShipMo3D is a seakeeping and maneuvering hydrodynamics software developed by Defence R&D Canada, an agency of the Canadian Department of National Defence. It can be licensed for commercial use through DSA. It is used by Naval Architects and hydrodynamicists to assess the vessel performance in waves and moderate forward speed.LEARN MORE