Established in the Isle of Man in 1987, ICE is one of Europe’s largest naval architect and marine engineering design firms. Its ICEPRONAV subsidiary in Galati, Romania has nearly 400 employees and owns substantial hydrodynamic laboratories. ICE undertakes conceptual, basic and detail design for clients in the shipbuilding, defence and offshore oil and gas industries.

It serves clients worldwide with design services for vessels such as luxury cruise ships, warships, floating offshore drilling and production platforms, chemical tankers, research vessels and gas carriers. UK clients include defence contractors BAE Systems and VT Shipbuilding; ICE is also the firm behind a substantial portion of the drawings for the “Queen Mary 2.”