Dassault Systèmes

Provides businesses and people with virtual universes to imagine sustainable innovations. Delivers a complete set of process-oriented applications to design, simulate and manufacture composite structures on a single, virtual platform.

175 Wyman St.
Waltham, MA 02451 US

Additional Locations:
10 rue Marcel-Dassault
78140 Velizy-Villacoublay, FR
33 1 40 99 40 99

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Modeling & Simulation Conference: Desiloing the Design Process
Dassault event challenges industry to break barriers between designers, analysts, manufacturing and business teams.

Increasing access to AFP
Addcomposites is democratizing composites manufacturing by leasing a low-cost toolhead that turns any robot into an automated fiber placement machine.

Evolving into continuous fiber reinforcements
SABIC expanded its materials offerings in short-fiber injection and long-fiber thermoplastic (LFT) materials to include continuous-fiber thermoplastic tapes.

Boom Supersonic announces plans for XB-1 demonstrator roll-out
The company says it will complete its XB-1 supersonic aircraft demonstrator by December, with flight tests next year.

composites simulation

Composites-focused engineering, simulation services company launches in Germany
Simutence GmbH, a company started by Karlsruhe Institute of Technology graduates, offers custom simulation methods to composites manufacturers across end markets.

IACMI

IACMI to host training workshop with Composites One, Closed Mold Alliance
The workshop will be held at the Composite Prototyping Center on June 11-12, 2019.

continuous fiber 3D printing

Continuous Composites, Spatial partner to advance composite 3D printing
As part of the partnership, Continuous Composites will use Spatial Corp.’s 3D software to advance its robotic continuous-fiber 3D printing technology.

skeleton design for carbon fiber thermoplastic reinforced automotive windshield demonstrator

Skeleton design enables more competitive composite autostructures
New approach combines thermoplastic pultrusions with injection overmolding in a two-step, 75-second process.

next-generation aircraft

Airbus and Dassault Systèmes partner on digitization and 3D design for next-generation aircraft
Airbus will deploy Dassault Systèmes’ 3DEXPERIENCE platform with the aim of enabling digital design, manufacturing and services (DDMS) across all Airbus divisions and product lines.

composites automotive

Thermoplastic door a first for automotive composites
A team of automotive researchers are engaged in a four-year project with goals of building a lighter, 100% recyclable, carbon fiber-reinforced thermoplastic door.

Looking ahead at composites trends in 2019
Columnist Dale Brosius predicts 2019 will reveal growth opportunities in infrastructure, wind energy and personal air mobility for composites. 

virtual reality in composites

Advancing composites through virtual and augmented reality
A review of technologies that are bridging the technical divide between the virtual world of design and simulation, and the real-world of composites manufacturing and repair.

CFRP subframe

Teaming to define what automotive CFRP could be
Ford and Magna explore a high-volume chassis front subframe build from co-molded chopped fiber and noncrimp fabric SMC.

Generative design and continuous 3D fiber deposition - the future of manufacturing

Generative design and continuous 3D fiber deposition
Generative design replicates nature’s evolutionary approach by combining artificial intelligence (AI) and cloud computing to provide thousands of solutions to one engineering problem.

Rob Klawonn, 4M CEO

People on the Move: May 2018
CW’s monthly roundup of people on the move in the composites industry.

MultiMech 18.0

MultiMech 18.0 features improved accuracy and speed
MultiMech 18.0 empowers engineers to perform faster, smarter and more realistic analysis of composites. 

Composites-intensive folding bike: Simplifying multi-modal transportation
The world’s lightest folding bike relies on CFRP for high stiffness and strength at low weight.

Lynx automated fiber placement (AFP) equipment

McNair Aerospace Center: Closing the composites education gap
As the composites industry in South Carolina continues to expand through Boeing and its tier suppliers, composites education follows suit through the McNair Center.

Consolidating thermoplastic composite aerostructures in place, Part 1
After more than 30 years of development, in-situ consolidation is nearing its promise to eliminate fasteners and the autoclave, and enable an integrated, multifunctional airframe.

ZAero zero defect manufacturing for composites inline sensor for AFP automated fiber placement

Zero-defect manufacturing of composite parts
ZAero project aims for 30-50% boost in productivity via inline AFP inspection, simulated part performance and decision support tools.

Composites and Industry 4.0: Where are we?
As the tide of the Fourth Industrial Revolution rolls in, how will composite manufacturers ride the wave?

Product Categories of Dassault Systèmes

Auxiliary processing equipment, repair equipment, and supplies
  • Auxiliary processing equipment
    • CAD/CAM/CAE hardware/software
    • Kitting equipment and software
    • Nesting software
    • Projection/alignment systems, laser
  • Additive manufacturing/3D printing systems
    • 3-D printing
    • Other additive manufacturing
Design, testing, consulting, other services
  • CAD/CAM/CAE design
  • Education/Training
  • Finite element modeling/analysis (FEM/FEA)
  • Materials analysis
  • Product design
  • Regulatory compliance
  • Other services
  • Consulting
    • Consulting, process development