LoShip™ – On-Board Load and Stability Proprietary Software for Ships
LoShip™ is an interactive; menu driven program used on-board drillships and other offshore supply vessels to perform loading and stability calculations. This system is a windows based application, with a user friendly interface. It has numerous error checking routines to warn the user when improper input data is used and/or limits are exceeded. The program is customized to fully comply with the requirements and procedures of the vessel’s Operating Manual.
LoShip™ Key Highlights
Updates of draft, trim and heel, deck loads and KG margin, 3D/2D views with every entry.
Weight management by grouping and sub-grouping (with the choice of global or local coordinate systems).
Various modes of operation (Transit, Survival and Operating)
Grouping of weights based on Solids, Liquids and Miscellaneous items.
Ballasting and De-ballasting procedures and load equalization calculations to achieve desired draft, trim and heel.
Calculation of stability parameters.
Validates the input values and displays warning messages and graphical representation of percentage of allowable for different items.