Tag: simulation

Daimler certifies SolidThinking Inspire for company-wide use

Daimler certifies SolidThinking Inspire for company-wide use

Organic inspiration at the earliest stages for automotive design engineers. Auto manufacturer Daimler AG has officially certified SolidThinking Inspire for company-wide use. Part of the HyperWorks engineering suite from Altair, SolidThinking Inspire enables design engineers to quickly create and investigate structurally efficient concepts. With the Daimler certification, all design engineers within the car and truck [...]

CD-adapco takes the low-key road to announce a major shift for its simulation line

CD-adapco takes the low-key road to announce a major shift for its simulation line

STAR-CCM+ seeks to unify FEA and CFD in a single platform.  By Tom Lansford CADplace Special to GraphicSpeak Unlike its competition, the annual CD-adapco customer conference (STAR Global Conference) is heavy on technology and light on marketing. This year, without fanfare, CEO Steve MacDonald announced a common platform for finite flow and finite element simulation, [...]

Ansys reports 8% revenue growth in third quarter

Ansys reports 8% revenue growth in third quarter

The leader in engineering simulation reports a number of issues that have slowed sales in Asia. North America and Europe both posted double-digit revenue gains. Ansys corporate headquarters near Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania Leading engineering software vendor Ansys (Nasdaq: ANSS) has reported third quarter 2013 results in keeping both with its leader-of-the-pack recent results and with current [...]

By November 11, 2013 1 Comments Read More →
Nemetschek joins Technical University Munich research center

Nemetschek joins Technical University Munich research center

Allplan will participate in research projects at the TUM Center of Digital Methods for the Built Environment. The Allplan division of Nemetschek has started a cooperative partnership with the TUM Center of Digital Methods for the Built Environment at the Technical University Munich. Recently launched as a center for interdisciplinary research projects in the construction [...]

Dassault Systèmes acquires Simpoe for injection molding simulation

Dassault Systèmes acquires Simpoe for injection molding simulation

The existing Simpoe line will still be sold, and the underlying technology will enhance Catia, Simulia, and SolidWorks. Dassault Systèmes has acquired Simpoe, a specialist in plastic injection molding simulation. Dassault will add the Simpoe technology to its Simulia line of simulation and analysis tools, and also use the technology in its SolidWorks and Catia [...]

Ansys revenue up 7% in unpredictable market

Ansys revenue up 7% in unpredictable market

China, Russia, and the UK were international stars but overall Ansys believes manufacturers are entering a cautious phase in their spending. The latest corporate acquisition is a composites analysis vendor from Switzerland. Ansys (ANSS: NASDAQ) today reported first quarter 2013 revenue of $197.7 million, an increase of 7% from a year earlier. The gains were [...]

Volvo racing team integrates analysis and simulation into design optimization

Volvo racing team integrates analysis and simulation into design optimization

Polestar Racing uses Mode Frontier to study the interrelationships of weight, aerodynamics and braking. Polestar Racing, the official Volvo racing team, leveraged its use of advanced simulation technology to claim first prize in the 2012 Touring Car Team Association (TTA) championship in Sweden. Now the Polestar team  is getting ready for the 2013 season, again [...]

JL Audio uses SolidWorks to fine tune high-end product line

JL Audio uses SolidWorks to fine tune high-end product line

The holder of 15 US patents, JL saves on physical prototyping using SolidWorks simulation.  True audiophiles appreciate good sound quality and will pay whatever it takes for great audio equipment. The engineers at JL Audio, a manufacturer of home, mobile, powersports and marine audio electronics, are just as fanatical. Founded in 1975 in Miramar, Florida, JL [...]

By March 15, 2013 0 Comments Read More →
Ansys sets fourth quarter and annual revenue records

Ansys sets fourth quarter and annual revenue records

No other company in Engineering Software has a similar record of uninterrupted revenue growth in recent years. At the end of the third quarter of 2012—a record third quarter—Ansys CEO Jim Cashman warned Wall Street that his company saw a bumpy fourth quarter coming up. Today’s report is anything but bumpy, as Ansys (NASDAQ: ANSS) [...]

By February 28, 2013 0 Comments Read More →
Femap update speeds analysis, graphic performance

Femap update speeds analysis, graphic performance

Superelement support and extended Nastran integration provide increased opportunities for structural analysis. Siemens PLM says its new release of Femap software for product development simulation and analysis benefits from significant enhancements in data handling and graphic performance. Femap Version 11, Siemens’simulation software for mainstream engineering, is said to speed data access by up to twenty five times [...]

By February 12, 2013 0 Comments Read More →