Frazer-Nash has one of the most comprehensive submarine design and assurance solution portfolios in the world. Using our multidisciplinary expertise we support submarine platform design, propulsion systems, facilities, infrastructure and weapons systems.

Excellence in submarine design and propulsion

Our team comprises marine engineers, naval architects, safety specialists and designers. This combined experience enables us to anticipate, plan and specify project requirements for platforms, propulsion systems, facilities, infrastructure and weapons systems.

We de-risk major programmes for government and industry clients by providing high quality SQEP support. Our portfolio includes extensive support to Australia's SEA1000 future submarine program and existing Collins class submarines and all of the UK's current and future submarine platforms.

Our skills and services

  • Requirements engineering
  • Specification development and review
  • Platform design and assurance
  • Naval authority certification
  • Safety assurance: fire, OME and facility
  • Specialist systems, including SMERAS
  • Structural assessment
  • Materials selection and performance, including composites
  • Corrosion
  • Systems analysis and modelling
  • Signatures
  • Shock
  • Hydrodynamics
  • EC&I
  • Software
  • Human factors
  • Training needs analysis
  • Supportability / ARM