Defense engineering

More than 500 highly trained professionals specialized in marine engineering allow the GHENOVA Group to cover all phases of engineering, from the definition of requirements to production support.

This encompasses a wide range of services including the definition of requirements for complex defense platforms (frigates, corvettes, amphibious-multipurpose, etc.); conceptual designs; support to the shipowner throughout the life cycle of the vessels, from the preparation of operational technical documentation and manuals, logistics and maintenance documentation, to conversions, compliance with environmental regulations, and improvement of energy efficiency.

In addition, thanks to synergies with other areas of the Group, we offer digitalization and cybersecurity services, which are particularly relevant in today’s geostrategic environment.

Conceptual Projects

We specialize in conceptual projects that define the next generation of defensive and security naval solutions. We collaborate closely with our customers to devise strategies and designs that meet the unique demands of naval defense.

Design and Engineering

Our technical excellence is reflected in the design and engineering of advanced defensive vessels. From conceptualization to detailed implementation, we create naval solutions that stand out for their performance and operational capability.

Life Cycle Support

Committed to durability and efficiency, we provide comprehensive support throughout the life cycle of each project. From construction to maintenance, we guarantee continuous operation and optimum performance.

Consulting and Management

We offer specialized consulting services in naval security and defense. Our expertise guides our clients in making critical decisions, ensuring alignment with their strategic objectives and compliance with safety standards.

Digital Twin

In the digital era, we lead with the implementation of digital twins to simulate, analyze and optimize naval systems in virtual environments. This enables more informed decision making and improves operational efficiency.


By ensuring the security of systems and data, your company can innovate more safely and develop advanced technologies for naval and defense projects without compromising security.

Featured projects


ALGAE Pilot plant

Neste’s algae pilot plant aims to validate the cultivation of algae in open ponds and the harvesting, drying and pelletization of algae biomass in Spain.

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The Brazilian Navy builds its new Antarctic Support Vessel. This contract is an important milestone for GHENOVA Brazil to consolidate its leadership in the Brazilian shipbuilding market.

Estudios ALI para la CDPA del VCR 8X8

ALI studies for CDPA of VCR 8X8

GHENOVA SIMAN performed the FMECA (MIL-STD 1629A), AAF (UNE-EN61025:2011) and Reliability, Availability, Maintainability and Testability Analysis (RAMT) studies.

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Engineering References

In Europe and Latin America

The synergy between our business lines and continuous innovation allows us to offer comprehensive and customized solutions to our customers.