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Making smart data acquisition

Working for Siemens STS, I used to travel around with a lot of heavy equipment. This was rather painful, since the hardware was often blocked by customs or I had to spend a lot of time myself clearin……

NASTRAN Throwback Friday and Cloud-based HPC with Rescale

Cleaning up my archives, I stumbled upon a blast from the past: a 25-year old picture of a NASTRAN mesh of the top level loads FEM of the ARIANE 5 main structure.      This natu……

Making the Change to Simulation-Driven Design

Simulation-driven design is a topic that continues to hold importance in product development. Today we’re going to look at why, as a business leader, you should adopt this philosophy and what’s stopp……

PaxOcean uses Femap to enhance product safety and reliability

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 ……

PLM World Call for Papers

Abstracts are now being accepted for the Siemens PLM Connection 2016 Annual Users Conference in Orlando, Florida, May 16-19, 2016.
 
For Simulation related presentations, we are doing someth……

Webinars of the month – November 2015

  Highlight
 
Accelerate hydraulic component and system design
On-demand webinar  
 
Hydraulic component and system manufacturers face multiple engineering challeng……

The incredible shrinking time-to-market of Airbus Helicopter

It is always amazing to watch development times shrink. What used to take years in the automotive industry now takes months and companies like Apple with their hyperspeed innovation and highly succes……

Formula Student Germany 2015

For the first time as an official sponsor of Formula Student Germany 2015 we have got in touch with a lot of students and teams sharing the passion for automotive engineering.
 
We had ……

Mega-mining trucks made easy

This story is a classic and for many reasons. One reason is just the pure engineering brilliance behind designing something like Liebherr’s T 282 C. As an engineer, you have to create something incre……