PhysE Ltd (Physical Environment) provides metocean (meteorological and oceanographic) services to clients with interests in harbour, coastal and offshore environments throughout the world. PhysE’s experienced oceanographers specialise in:

  • analysis and interpretation of measured, hindcast and remotely-sensed marine environmental data;
  • application of specialist statistical methods, as described in International Standard BS EN ISO 19901-1;
  • application of computer models from the DHI MIKE21 Suite;
  • oceanographic project and contractor management services.

Independent expertise offered by PhysE is appropriate to:

  • the design of:
    • ports and harbours
    • outfalls (coastal circulation studies)
    • offshore and coastal mooring facilities for loading and offloading of product
    • offshore wind farms
    • offshore platforms, including mobile rigs, fixed platforms and floating facilities
    • subsea infrastructure;
  • weather sensitivity studies for the operation of coastal and offshore facilities including the estimation of downtime and weather windows for tow-out and installation;
  • the provision of management services to support tenders, contractor supervision, quality control and management of metocean data.