Worlds Adrift Shows Ship Building System Which Physics Are Highly Involved
The process includes gathering resources, constructing shipyard and crafting station, crafting ship parts, and attaching parts and objects to the ship. After everything is done, you can fuel up the ship, jump on the helm and set off for the skies. But things aren't that easy in actual game because of the game features realistic physics. You have to be careful where and how you place them to avoid any accident. Check out the images below.
You have all the freedom to place cannons, crates and other things to where you think is physically and tactically appropriate. For instance, you don't want to put the cannon station to a place that could make the gunner fully exposed to enemy fire.
Source: Dev Blog