Non-structural Ceiling - AZIMUT

AZIMUT│BENETTI chose to concentrate their efforts on the ceiling of a small-medium luxury yacht (AZ 72S). Ceilings are non-structural FRP parts (mainly made from glass fibre) used as external/internal finishing on superstructure boat decks.


This demonstrator part will be used in the development of an engineering workflow including CAD, finite element, optimisation, ply placement (both simulation and augmented reality manufacture), trimming, dismantling and recycling.

Work on ceiling will include:



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