Trainings, Events, and Photographs

To request training, complete the Training Request Form. --This form is *NOT* an obligation to pay, but will be used to determine order of admittance and scheduling for future classes.
See what our customers say about GHS!
"Three days of most intensive and valuable training in the modeling capabilities, spatial, hydrostatics, and stability calculations offered by GHS. Teaching provided by marine professionals who regularly use the software adds value to your training. "
-- Don Gale , N.A., AMSEC LLC / Northrop Grumman Shipbuilding

GHS Intermediate / Advanced Training (2 days)

Date: Tuesday, October 23 - Wednesday, October 24, 2018

Location: SNAME Maritime Convention in Providence Rhode Island

We have an upcoming 2 day GHS training course that will be October 23 - 24 at the SNAME Maritime Convention in Providence Rhode Island. The course will be conducted by GHS trainer Brian Thomas, PE. Cost for the course is $2200 usd. Registration confirmed on receipt of payment.

*This course is accredited by SNAME for 16.00 PDH Hours.*

This two-day course is intended for naval architects with some experience with General HydroStatics Software (GHS). The course involves teaching skills in examining stability, longitudinal strength and simulating a variety of marine operations using GHS.

Topics include:

  • - Hull Form Modelling & Conversion
  • - Advanced use of Macros and Variables
  • - Advanced Intact Stability Topics
  • - Troubleshooting MAXVCG
  • - Advanced Damaged Stability & Progressive Flooding
  • - Longitudinal Strength Tricks
  • - Ground Points & Their Many Uses
    1. - Simulating Dry Docking
    2. - Simulating Crane Lifts
    3. - Parbuckling
  • - Lightering Sequences and Burn Order

This is a hands-on course, rather than strictly lecture/powerpoint based. In this format, a general technique or approach to a problem is discussed, by working through some examples all together. After a few techniques have been presented the students complete an exercise problem on their own which incorporates a broad range of techniques.

A GHS Educational license will be provided during the course. Participants should bring their laptops (any laptop will run GHS comfortably). Registration confirmed on receipt of payment.

*Separate registration required,* Contact: SALES@GHSPORT.COM or SUPPORT@GHSPORT.COM to request more course information or to reserve your spot in the class.



2018 SNAME Maritime Convention

Date: October 24 - 27, 2018

Where: Hyatt Regency Providence, RI.
Booth: 214





The International Workboat Show at the Morial Convention Center

Visit us at IWBS, where we will be showing live demos of GHS and GLMs, passing out brochures, CD Demos, and answering questions.


November 28 - 30, 2018, New Orleans, LA, USA Booth: 3752



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