Gibbs & Cox is an independent engineering and design firm specializing in naval architecture, marine engineering, management support, and engineering consulting. The firm is focused on growth in emerging maritime programs in systems engineering, vessel design, sustainment and life-cycle extension for both government and commercial market sectors. The firm has offices in Louisiana,
Virginia, New York, Washington D.C., Pennsylvania, and Florida.
Our mission is to help our customers in the global marine industry by providing innovative and cost-effective engineering, design and related professional services of the highest quality. Our vessel designs include military/government, commercial, passenger, and small craft. Our Donald L. Blount and Associates (DLBA) division specializes in high speed craft design.
Detail and Production Design
Design focused on producibility and optimized to the individual shipyard. Our design bench strength and processes support consistent first-time quality and excellent schedule performance.
Full spectrum naval architectural capabilities to develop designs for commercial, passenger, research, workboat, and special purpose vessels for government and commercial clients. As a top U.S. firm, we offer the resource depth to perform any size project.
Engine Emissions- EPA and IMO Compliance
Gibbs & Cox is on forefront of latest technology for affordable compliance with EPA Tier 4 and IMO Tier III regulatory developments for engine emissions including Urea-Based Selective Catalytic Reduction (SCR) After-treatment, Exhaust Gas Recirculation (EGR) LNG single-gas fuel and dual-fuel.
Patrol Vessel Design
Gibbs & Cox has a long history of patrol vessel design for the U.S. Navy, Coast Guard, international navies, and other government clients. Our design portfolio includes fast craft, corvettes, and frigates. Our team is highly proficient in designing to naval vessel class rules and military standards.
Naval Architects / Marine Engineers