Use of supercomputer to aid design via 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

WUMTIA at Seatec Trade Show

Matteo Scarponi will attend Seatec in Carrara, Italy on 6th April. If you would like to discuss a specific project or find out more about what services the...
Wolfson Unit Seatec Carrara

HST 2 Released

The Wolfson Unit is pleased to announce the launch of Release 2 of its Hydrostatics and Stability suite HST.The upgrade has been driven by new requirements...
Wolfson Marine Design Software

Wolfson Unit at the Yacht Racing Forum

Martyn Prince and Etienne Gauvain will attend the Yacht Racing Forum in Geneva (7th to 8th December 2015). They are looking forward to taking part in this...
Wolfson Unit at Yacht Racing Forum 2015

Welcome to the Wolfson Unit MTIA

For the last 48 years the Wolfson Unit has offered model testing, consultancy and software services to a worldwide customer base in the fields of Naval Architecture, Industrial Aerodynamics and Marine Engineering.

We conduct tests in model basins, towing tanks and wind tunnels as well as full scale trials. We also offer CFD (Computational Fluid Dynamics), FEA (Finite Element Analysis) and Marine Design Software.