MiNO has moved back to our old office at 4615 South Carrollton Avenue, New Orleans, Louisiana 70119
Naval Architecture & Marine Professional Services
Our services include everything from concept design to full production drawing packages and project management.
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Concept to production level design and analysis capabilities for a variety of vessel types from liftboats to semisubmersibles to high speed patrol vessels and surface effect ships.


MiNO offers a full range of Finite Element Analysis services. Our portfolio of successful FEA project completions include:
• Linear static analysis
• Dynamic analysis
• Nonlinear analysis
• Buckling analysis
• Fatigue analysis
• Vibrations analysis
• Impact analyses
• Fluid Structure Interaction
• Large Deformations

MiNO Marine Finite element analysis of ship structure. Articulated Tug Barge Unit.

What we do

MiNO uses state of the art CFD tools and processes that yield good comparisons with model test data. With our experience and tools, designs can be optimized with much higher fidelity and reliability over traditional methods and without the need for expensive tow tank tests.

MiNO Marine Computational fluid dynamic analysis of military landing craft.
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Construction firm


MiNO has completed 30+ projects in the marine construction and dredging fields including:
• Dredge design
• Deckhouse, barge, and foundation structural design and modifications
• Repowering/refurbishing
• Cargo load outs and stability
• Lifting analyses
• Wind loading
• Mooring analyses
• Mechanical auxiliary systems
• Longitudinal strength analysis
• Crane lashing
• Load line assessments
• Regulatory liaison
• Jacking site assessments & procedures
• Dry-docking calculations

MiNO Marine 335 foot liftboat leg and jacking system.
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An Analysis of Alternatives for the Development of Jones Act Compliant Windfarm Construction Vessel Fleets.
MiNO Marine
March 8, 2021

The typical offshore wind turbine generator (WTG) currently being installed worldwide produces 6 to 8 megawatts of electrical power and stands more than 100 meters above the ocean surface. This paper reviews the approach used at Block Island and discusses how it can be applied to future projects. An analysis of alternatives for various vessel fleet combinations that can be used for this purpose is provided.

Marine News' Top Boats of 2020
February 12, 2021

MiNO Marine featured on MarineLink Top Boats of 2020.

GNO, Inc. 2021 Annual Meeting
MiNO Marine
February 5, 2021

MiNO Marine featured at the Greater New Orleans Inc, 2021 Annual Meeting Presentation: Better Tomorrow.