May

13

Vessel hybridization, too ambitious you said?

digitization in the shipbuilding industry. In one of his previous article Jan Van Os, vice president of marine industry strategy for Siemens PLM Software, explains how digitalization in the shipbuilding industry supports the opportunity to create more sustainable ships. The facts and figures are there, the International Maritime Organization adopted regulations that aim to cut [...]

May

7

Ronchi Mario choses Simcenter Amesim Simulation Software

RONCHI MARIO uses Simcenter Amesim to optimize its filling machines performance BUSINESS CHALLENGES Design customized machine for each customer Improve filling efficiency Cut the number of prototypes THE SECRETS OF SUCCESS Evaluate machine’s parameters to determine the best design and ensure filling quality Determine the pressure loss and filling behavior during the filling dynamics Simulate [...]

May

6

Mecalac utilizes Siemens PLM Software’s solution to create first time right prototype

French construction machinery manufacturer uses Simcenter Amesim to develop first electric wheeled excavator Business challenges Make urban work sites environmentally friendly Analyze and predict mechanical, hydraulic, thermal and electrical system performance Create first time right prototype Keys to success Use Simcenter Amesim to design electric excavator prototype. Simulate multiple architecture options and parameters. Develop a [...]

May

3

French automatic transmission manufacturer successfully takes on fiercer competition with Simcenter

PUNCH Powerglides uses Simcenter systems simulations and Simcenter Testlab to develop enhanced automatic transmissions CHALLENGES Design innovative transmissions right the first time Cope with increasing complexity and variety in markets and OEM requirements Streamline the design process to manage costs and delays more effectively THE SECRETS OF SUCCESS Implement a multidisciplinary engineering simulation and test [...]

May

3

Renault streamlines future hybrid and electric vehicle development using Simcenter Amesim

Siemens PLM Software solution enables Renault to create a collaborative platform to assess the energetic synthesis of any hybrid configurationRENAULT (GREEN) ISSUES Deal with the engineering complexity of hybrid vehicles Rapidly evaluate various hybrid powertrain architectures Make fast decisions at very early stages of the design cycle THE SECRETS OF SUCCESS Facilitate communication and decision-making [...]

May

2

Improving existing technology to meet shipping emissions targets

"This is a very important signal for the shipping industry and the maritime cluster to work full steam ahead to reduce greenhouse gas emissions" said Panos Laskaridis, president of ECSA, The European Community Shipowners' Association. Panos Laskaridis was speaking after the IMO Marine Environment Protection Committee (MEPC) announcement in April 2018: member state delegates have agreed [...]

Apr

17

Simcenter Amesim 2019.1 is out! Top 4 reasons to upgrade

We are proud to introduce Simcenter Amesim 2019.1. With this version, we accelerate the software delivery model to provide access to new enhancements every 6 months, while maintaining focus on the technical excellence. The latest release helps you build digital twins faster and earlier in the design cycle by democratizing access to system simulation. By further extending Modelica® support and integration with other [...]

Apr

10

Simcenter Amesim Student Edition Tutorials

So, you're a student who's recently downloaded the Simcenter Amesim Student edition and wants to improve his/her skills with the software, but you don't know where to start? Don't worry, you're in the right place. Here is where you'll be able to access online tutorials of Simcenter Amesim Student Edition. In each Simcenter Amesim Student [...]

Apr

5

German rail vehicle component supplier reduces development time and costs of hybrid powertrains with Simcenter Amesim

Simcenter Amesim enables Voith Turbo to study innovative propulsion solutions for diesel-driven railway vehiclesGerman rail vehicle component supplier reduces development time and costs of hybrid powertrains with Simcenter Amesim ISSUES Reduce the environmental footprint of diesel-driven rail vehicles Cut train operating costs Offer efficient hybrid drive solutions THE SECRETS OF SUCCESS Simulate interaction between components [...]