SDC Ship Design & Consult GmbH was launched in 1997 by the Hamburg Shipmodel Basin (HSVA), Germanischer Lloyd (GL) and Dr. Harald Jensen.
Nowadays SDC is jointly owned by HSVA and Dr. Jensen and provides a wide range of advanced consultancy services to ship owners, ship operators, authorities and shipyards.

A small but competent team of Naval Architects making use of a proven network of maritime specialists provides flexible, quick reacting and non-bureaucratic services for any kind of shipbuilding and conversion projects, as well as during ship operation.

SDC-designs are prepared by a small group of innovative and qualified engineers for the different aspects of a design, which ensures a close co-operation between the team members, which finally avoids communication problems and inconsistencies.

Because purpose made ship are the best answer to rough economical waters, ambitious owners are warmly welcome at SDC Ship Design & Consult GmbH.