Sectors of application

Industrial installation manufacturers and operators, design offices, industrial engineering and computing consulting companies

Your challenges

  • To reduce design and maintenance costs
  • To better design structures through numerical simulation
  • To obtain a rapid diagnosis of the behaviour of installations
  • To democratise numerical simulation for you and your customers
  • To improve performance in the support of your customers
  • To optimise expenditure on code licences

Our strengths

  • Unique know-how acquired by our team over more than 30 years of code development
  • A comprehensive simulation solution that can be adapted to specific applications
  • A parallel thermo-mechanical solver with no licence fees
  • A simulation tool qualified by the French and British nuclear safety authorities
  • Tailor-made training courses

Our offer

  • Analysis of your mechanical simulation needs
  • Design and development of "business line" application tools suited to your use cases
  • Expertise for the optimised installation of tools on computing clusters
  • Training in use for your participants and hotline during tool operation
  • Simulation solutions with no licence fees
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Use case examples

EDF: Code_Aster/Salome-Meca is the benchmark tool for mechanical simulation studies in the nuclear, hydroelectricity, thermal and wind power fields, carried out by more than 275 internal users.

Large companies, small and medium-sized companies and academics: Manufacturers such as ROLEX, LafargeHolcim, Valeo, Bouygues, Egis, Tractebel, AndritzHydro and many others use our tools for their numerical simulation studies. The ProNet Aster association includes 64 organisations from 12 countries.

Thousands of users around the world: The 2015 version of Code_Aster/Salome_Meca has been downloaded more than 8,000 times, and more than 1,100 external users are active in the forum.

Going further with EDF R&D

Testing Facilities

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Training your staff

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