COSTFACT is strongly connected with partners in both the industry and the scientific community in order to ensure that our technology is always state of the art and completely satisfies our customers’ demands.
SSI – ShipConstructor Software USA, Inc.
SSI USA is well-known for SSI shipbuilding software, namely their flagship product ShipConstructor software. SSI USA and COSTFACT are working on an integration of ShipConstructor and CostFact in order to streamline the change processes in shipbuilding and drive costs down by exchanging design data as a primary parameter.
MICAD marine industry consulting and design (www.micad.it) is COSTFACT’s representative in Italy. Located in Trieste and Lecce, MICAD supports the entire shipbuilding process – from general arrangement, 3D modeling and design to rendering. Clients like ATLANTIS (AZIMUT GROUP), MONTECARLO YACHTS (BENETEAU GROUP) and the “European Commercial Marine Awards” in the category “Vessel Design and Construction” at the SEAWORK 2017 prove the reputation of this modern and well equipped design and consulting company.
Matesis Marine, Consultancy, Survey and Engineering Co., Turkey
Matesis is a full-service naval architecture and marine engineering company. Located in Istanbul, Matesis provides a broad range of professional services for clients in- and outside of Turkey. Based on its market awareness, Matesis is strongly connected with shipyards in the north and south of Turkey and is therefore the perfect partner for the establishment of CostFact in the Turkish shipbuilding industry.
6Sigma Naval Architecture and Offshore Engineering, South Africa
6Sigma Naval Architecture and Offshore Engineering (www.6s.co.za) acts as the sole sales representative for CostFact in South Africa, Namibia, Angola and Mozambique. 6Sigma also offers consulting services in implementing and using the CostFact software solution.
InnovMarine Inc., Canada
InnovMarine Inc. (www.innovmarine.com) based in Québec, Canada, is the representative for CostFact across Canada. Supplying different software solutions for ship design, ship construction and ship operation since 2007, Pierre-Charles Drapeau, President of InnovMarine gained extensive experience in the shipbuilding and offshore market and has the capability to address industry specific challenges successfully.
TEDSoft GmbH, Germany
The software company TEDSoft (www.tedsoft.de) is the reliable IT partner of COSTFACT and provides high quality custom software since 1992. Besides COSTFACT, well-known customers such as Deutsche Telekom or the German Aerospace Centre have confidence in TEDSoft’s services. Currently two managing partners and eleven employees in permanent position guarantee continuity in the CostFact customer support and provide the capacity even for extensive software customizing tasks.
Delft University of Technology, Faculty of Mechanical, Maritime and Materials Engineering, The Netherlands
In cooperation with the Department of Maritime & Transport Technology at Delft University (www.3me.tudelft.nl), COSTFACT is currently working on an improvement in the available costing knowledge, both shipyard specific and cross-yard, initially focusing on the Dutch shipbuilding industry.
Department of Design and Operation of Maritime Systems, Technische Universität Berlin, Germany
From its early stages, the development of CostFact benefitted from its participation with and the expertise and network of this department (www.naoe.tu-berlin.de). Having collaborated on many different science and consulting projects, this ongoing partnership is currently in its seventh year.