Design review

  • Detailed analysis of Manufacturing Drawings
  • Elimination of errors, and poor design detail
  • Establish working relationship between WCS and Customer, to create a single voice in front of Crane Manufacturer
  • Use WCS expert knowledge to reduce fabrication and assembly lead time. Perform FEA upon Fracture Critical Materials
  • Review and verify vessel planning and sea-fastenings
Detailed FEA for all Load Cases


WCS are able to offer a full structural finite element analysis of new crane designs to ensure the clients specified parameters are met, and if not, suggest design modifications to ensure compliance. The design review can encompass detailed consideration of the mechanisms, electro-mechanical systems, electrical design and Control equipment specifications. Using our expert crane knowledge, agreement can be made between client and manufacturer, to ensure specification criteria are met.