VISTAGY Inc. (Waltham, Mass.) has announced that SyncroFIT 2011, the CAD-integrated, commercial-off-the-shelf (COTS) solution for managing airframe assemblies with an emphasis on fastened structures, is now integrated with NX software, a CAD/CAM/CAE solution from Siemens PLM Software (Plano, Texas). SyncroFIT is designed to increase efficiency and accuracy during development of airframe assemblies by enabling 3-D CAD users to fully define and manage fasteners, holes, joints and interfaces between parts within complex assemblies.
Editor PickAltair releases HyperWorks 2017
Altair (Troy, MI, US) has released HyperWorks 2017, with several functionalities added in areas such as model-based development, electromagnetism, nonlinear structural analysis, modeling and meshing, multiphysics and multi-disciplinary analysis, lightweight design and optimization.