DCNS in brief
KNOW-HOW AND EXPERTISES
SUPPORTING NAVIES THROUGHOUT SHIPS’
OVERVIEW OF DCNS KNOW-HOW AND EXPERTISE
DCNS engineers, researchers and experts take up the maritime technological challenges of the future. Thanks to its DCNS Research centre of excellence, they prepare the ground for technical or technological advances, offering cutting-edge solutions to increase the equipment’s operational capacity to meet challenges that satisfy clients’ new demands. These include naval platforms’ nautical and dynamic performance, maintaining structures in service, energy optimisation, full command of information, etc.
— A high-technology company, DCNS is one of the world’s leaders in the field of naval defence. Built on high-performance industrial facilities and unique expertise, the Group designs, constructs and maintains a comprehensive range of ships and submarines, as well as the systems and equipment associated with them. It offers a wide range of services adapted to the needs and projects of its partners in France and on international markets. Through-life support, naval infrastructure, training, technology transfer, and more… DCNS supports its clients throughout their ships’ life cycles, providing the major benefit of increasing the durability of their fleets and infrastructures.
5_DISMANTLING AND DECONSTRUCTION
DCNS is carrying out the dismantling and deconstruction of the French Navy’s nuclear submarines: ballistic missile nuclear submarines (SSBN) and nuclear attack submarines (SSNs). These complex operations, which involve stringent environmental constraints, are complemented by operations to dismantle surface ships.
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