Whiskerstay’s mission is to be the most innovative, efficient and cost-effective marine consultancy company on the planet, providing high quality and state-of-the-art solutions to naval architectural and marine engineering problems throughout the world.
Whiskerstay will solve the challenges of their customers with brilliant and bespoke solutions that encapsulate Rachel’s considerable breadth of knowledge and experience across many fields of naval architecture and result in novel solutions to a range of ever changing problems.
Whiskerstay will never stop pushing the boundaries, trying to develop bigger, better, more accurate, faster, and increasingly cost effective approaches to the ever growing collection of challenges the industry unearths.
DR RACHEL NICHOLLS-LEE
Rachel is a graduate of the University of Southampton with nine years experience in the marine renewable energy sector, and a further two in yacht design. As a result she is an author of over 30 publications in both international conferences and journals covering aspects of composite technology, offshore renewables and novel vessel design. Having performed several years of research into the field of composites in the marine industry, she is highly qualified in the use of such materials for innovative applications from morphing blades through to composite foundations for subsea structures and lightweight vessels. She has considerable experience in project management, design and development of marine vessels and structures; not least superyachts, tidal turbines, wave energy devices and platforms for operation in extreme environments.
Key experience includes: