Hamburgische Schiffbau-Versuchsanstalt GmbH

+49 40 692030
+49 40 69203345
Hamburgische Schiffbau-Versuchsanstalt GmbH
Bramfelder Str. 164

HSVA is a central point for applied research in all areas related to transport systems and ship technologies in open water and ice.

Marine Services

  • Ship Lines and Propeller Design
  • Numerical and experimental research for ships and offshore structures in open water and in ice
  • Model Tests for Resistance, Propulsion, Seakeeping, Manoeuvring, Cavitation, Hydro-acoustics, Ice breaking
  • Sea Trial Measurements

Test Facilities

  • Towing tank with wavemakers and computerized planar motion carriage
  • Ice Tank - Environmental test basin (-20° C possible);Hydrodynamics and Cavitation tunnel (HYKAT)

Total labour force: 97