Tag - manufacturing

19
May

Weight Reduction of an Engine Mount

Trelleborg is a global automotive supplier that offers sealing, damping, and protection solutions to the automotive industry. To reach their goal of complying with CO2 regulation, Trelleborg uses material modeling and simulation software.   Challenge To comply with CO2 regulations (2015: 130g   2020: 95g) To reduce the average weight of a car by 200 kg ...
17
May

Ultimate Strength Prediction of a Plenum Under Pressure Produced by Selective Laser Sintering

Ultimate Strength Prediction of a Plenum Under Pressure Produced by Selective Laser Sintering   Solvay Engineering Plastics, a global leader in advanced polyamide solutions, is the principal material sponsor for the Polimotor project, who aims at opening the way for a technological breakthrough in the automotive sector by replacing up to 10 metal parts by ...
9
May

Bringing Additive Manufacturing Closer to Its Golden Age

Bringing Additive Manufacturing Closer to Its Golden Age: Solving Problems with Materials Characterization, Process Variation and Machine Qualification   Additive manufacturing is being widely used today in many different industries. It has become increasingly popular in the last two decades as the cost to print has decreased. Additive manfuacturing makes production faster, it can manufacture ...
3
May

Multidisciplinary Solutions For Brake Squeal

Although engineers have started to use simulation software to test brake squeal, its complex nature usually requires more than one different software and discipline. This makes it difficult to transfer data from one software to another and to work in different environments. To address complex brake squeal in one environment, multidisciplinary solutions (MD) can be used. ...
2
May

Acoustic Simulation Helps Airbus Reduce Aircraft Noise

Airplane noise is an important factor for airlines to consider due to several industry changes in recent years. Increased competition, more air traffic, and construction of communities near airports has created several new issues for aerospace engineers to take into consideration, including quality perception from customers and new regulations from both local and federal governments.  Turbofan ...
27
Apr

Acoustic Simulation for the Aeronautical Industry

  Acoustic Simulation For the Aeronautical Industry   With the expansion of air travel around the world, competition between airlines has become much tougher. Airplane companies are under constant pressure from governments around the world to reduce noise and from consumers to reduce the cost of air travel. For many companies, noise is a chronic ...
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