HydrOcean's Partners



Bureau Veritas is one of the world's leading classification societies and offshore verification bodies. Their engineers and technologists are dedicated to ship and offshore safety and efficiency. Bureau Veritas sets, measures and controls standards for structures, materials, machinery and operations and share our expertise through advisory, support services and training.

Since 2015, HydrOcean is a subsidiary of Bureau Veritas Marine & Offshore. 



Nextflow Software is an innovative company specialised in the edition of software dedicated to numerical simulation in Fluid Mechanics and Hydrodynamics. Nextflow Software proposes first-class solutions for customers in the marine, aeronautics, automobile, process and energy industries.


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Ecole Centrale Nantes is the historic partner of HydrOcean since 2007. Spinoff from ECN, HydrOcean developed a strong relationship with researchers from its Fluid Dynamic Laboratory. This partnership includes the co-development of numerical solvers, the joint participation to R&D and industrial projects, the setup of student projects ...




IRT Jules Vernes became a major partner of HydrOcean in 2011. This innovative research center gathers public and private companies, enabling to perform R&D projects.