Life Extension Extend the in-service life of the ship while saving safety and operational capabilities
Thanks to its proven expertise well known for nearly 400 years, DCNS offers customised life extension programmes for any type of submarines and surface ships designed by DCNS or by other shipbuilders.
These programmes allow to maintain capabilities and safety of the ships for a dedicated period to respond to operational missions.
Programmes based on method & support for the capitalisation and the building-up of the experience feedback (by technology, systems & Equipment).
- Analysis of root causes & specification of corrective actions, when required
– Recommendations for the Ship Service Life Extension (Upgrade maintenance plan, changes, limitations…)
– Production work
– Tests and sea trials
In accordance with customers’ requirements, modernisation operations can be carried out in DCNS premises or in partnership with local shipyards.