Cometal Engineering Cometal uses Femap to cut costs and increase operational safety A story of rebirth Cometal Engineering (Cometal) is a story of rebirth. Cometal was established in 2009 by Bruno Mancini, reviving a brand he created in 1980 and […]

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ADS International Using Femap helps ADS International move from virtual CAD prototypes to analysis and simulation Cut solving cycle time by 30 percent while leveraging parallel computing For nearly 30 years, ADS International (ADS) has been designing and building telescope, […]

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Octatube Siemens PLM Software solutions help Octatube make cost-effective project proposals, optimize designs and reduce risk Architecture is an art form made possible by engineering Startling, interesting, compelling and even controversial freeform building structures can be pleasing to the eye, […]

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Exnovo Exnovo studio relies on Femap for structural analysis and design validation Femap helps Exnovo validate complex motorcycle structures A design and engineering studio, Exnovo serves the motorcycle industry by providing customers with everything from product aesthetics definition to the […]

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Bureau Veritas The ease of customizing Femap enables Bureau Veritas to keep its ship hull verification tool up-to-date with the latest versions of international rules Many more rules for ship design Founded in 1828, Bureau Veritas is a global leader […]

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Hydrauvision Siemens PLM Software solutions enable Hydrauvision to create more detailed designs and enhance simulation accuracy Providing operational confidence Hydrauvision specializes in producing hydraulic, pneumatic and mechanical drives and systems for a variety of industries, including industrial machinery and heavy […]

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Solar Impulse Femap with NX Nastran is being used optimize and verify the structure of first plane to circumnavigate the earth using solar power alone Around the world in a solar airplane Solar Impulse is a solar-powered aircraft project led […]

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Design software vendors are continually releasing new applications to hurry design and shorten the distance and time from idea to final manufacturable blueprint, helping design engineers accelerate their companies’ speed to market for new products. Here are a number of […]

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Pentair Siemens PLM Software solutions enable Pentair’s Valves & Controls business unit to significantly enhance design quality and processes Finding a perfect match Pentair’s Valves & Controls business unit is its largest, producing valves, actuators and flow control products. Pentair […]

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Compuplast Siemens PLM Software solutions enable Compuplast to improve digital best practices, including receiving and editing multiple data formats Collaborating with well-known manufacturers Compuplast International (Compuplast) was founded in 1991, and is mainly focused on design and delivery of tools […]

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Sumitomo Heavy Industries Marine & Engineering Accelerating design and reducing costs Femap implemented as an analysis tool for designers Sumitomo Heavy Industries Marine & Engineering Co., Ltd. builds ships with a focus on mid-sized tankers. Since the company’s founding in […]

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Kässbohrer Transport Technik uses Siemens software PLM for more efficient development of more efficient vehicle transporters and help maintain a leadership role through improved design and multiphysics strength analysis     Getting automobiles to customers When a car is collected […]

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A Femap tips and tricks video showing how to import data from Excel and create a load case in Femap.       Try Femap Free – Download Trial Trial Includes: A full version of Femap (pre- and postprocessor) with […]

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For users of SOL 601 Advanced Nonlinear, especially with large models, you might want to try the following settings to more efficiently allocate main memory for the solver. The reason SOL601 requires some different settings is because Nastran actually spawns a […]

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Quick Overview This post-processing Tip & Trick will show how to efficiently use predefined Femap API and a customized toolbar for laminates. This example, created in Femap 11.22, shows a 2D laminate mudguard model. Figure 1 & Figure 2 are […]

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PaxOcean Engineering Zhoushan Co., Ltd. (PaxOcean), was established in 2006, and is a wholly owned subsidiary of Kuok (Singapore) Limited. It provides repair, conversion and new building services to the offshore and marine markets. The company has since received orders […]

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Intelligent design on wheels Paul Voerman, president and founder of Challenge, has been involved with recumbent bicycles for nearly 20 years and remembers their embarrassing early days. “The first recumbents looked like office chairs on wheels held together with garden […]

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This months video tip shows how to mesh a solid with internal beam elements.   Try Femap Free – Download Trial Trial Includes: A full version of Femap (pre- and postprocessor) with NX Nastran (solver) Dynamic Response Finite Element Analysis […]

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Icepronav Engineering One of the most prestigious design and naval engineering companies in Europe uses Femap with NX Nastran to speed development, reduce costs and comply with stringent industry regulations Comprehensive naval design and engineering services Icepronav Engineering SRL, part […]

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This months video tip shows a couple of shortcuts to help you navigate and set-up loads and constraint cases in the Model info tree   Try Femap Free – Download Trial Trial Includes: A full version of Femap (pre- and postprocessor) with […]

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The ASICS Corporation, Institute of Sport Science (ASICS), based in Hyogo, Japan, is very popular in the sports footwear market. At ASICS, simulation software is used as a decision-making tool to guide product development. ASICS states that the use of […]

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Fábregas Optimizing product weight and accurately predicting production costs help this Spanish manufacturer succeed against multinational competition A changing market with much competition Fundición Dúctil Fábregas, S.A. has been involved in the manufacture of cast sewage covers and grates since […]

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This months Femap tips and tricks video shows how you can toggle entity visibility using the select toolbar to help control model entity visulisation.   Free Femap 45 Day Trial * indicates required Email Address * First Name * Phone Number […]

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