It includes the set of activities encompassed within the scope of the design of the ship, which allows it to ensure the vessel functional and physical integrity, and maintain the capabilities of the ship during its service stage.

The development level acquired by Navantia, in terms of engineering capabilities, is one of the pillars that support the activity of Navantia in through life support, given that it is the main risk mitigation factor that arise in supporting the cycle of life of the ships.

The services provided within the through life support engineering are the following:

  • Design authority to support the modifications of the vessel in its service stage.
  • Configuration management
  • Obsolescence management
  • Technological refreshment
  • Obtaining design improvements derived from failure analysis.
  • Implementation of modifications in plans and documentation of the ship.

Life Cycle Support

Our experiences


Vessel equipment health monitoring and prediction system

NUSHIP Canberra

SPS Cantabria docks at Fleet Base East

Ship formation

NAVANTIS damage management

NAVANTIS console

NAVANTIS general room

Juan Carlos I

KNM Fridtjof Nansen navegando hacia el fiordo de Oslo



AWD Australia

Cantabria and Méndez Núñez in the Indian Ocean

NUSHIP Adelaide