New Experimental Sailing Yacht Test Service

In addition to its renowned calm water and seakeeping yacht testing services, the Wolfson Unit is offering a new unique experimental service to the Yacht...
Free Sailing Yacht Tests

MAIB recommends use of Wolfson method

The Marine Accident Investigation Branch (MAIB) has now published its report into the capsize and sinking of the fishing vessel JMT with the loss of two lives...
Wolfson Unit MAIB JMT investigation

Sail Technology Partnership

A new project partnership between North Sails and the Wolfson Unit has just been officially announced.This will be combining the North 3-D Finite Element...
Wolfson Unit SYRF CFD

Supercomputer CFD

The Wolfson Unit's use of the supercomputing facilties available at the University of Southampton, and particular how we have produced a turn key system...

Ship Model Towing Tank Outfitting

Much headway has been made at the University of Southampton with the outfitting of the new 138 metre ship model basin. The tank has now been filled to its...
Boldrewood Ship Model Towing Tank

Welcome to the Wolfson Unit - Consultants to the marine and industrial aerodynamics sector

  • EXPERIMENTAL MODEL TESTING
  • CFD (Computational Fluid Dynamics)
  • MARINE DESIGN SOFTWARE
  • CONSULTANCY
  • PRODUCTS - (Dynamometry and Trials Software)
  • FULL SCALE TRIALS
  • EXPERT WITNESS SERVICES