Siemens PLM Software Inc.

Fibersim, a CAD-integrated software for the design, analysis and manufacture of composites. It supports all of the design and manufacturing methodologies necessary to engineer lightweight composite products. It is used in the aerospace, automotive, wind energy and marine industries.

200 Fifth Ave., Ste. 1103
Waltham, MA 02451 US

Additional Locations:
Asia Pacific Sales
Waltham, MA US
(781) 250-6897

Sales Office
Blanford Forum, GB
+44 1258 858 558

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CW Talks: Highly automated thermoplastic laminate production
The latest episode of CW Talks: The Composites Podcast, explores the collaborative development of a new thermoplastic laminate by SABIC, Airborne and Siemens.

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Episode 17: Gino Francato, Sabic; Arno van Mourik, Airborne; John O'Connor, Siemens
Business leaders at Sabic, Airborne and Siemens discuss a collaboration by the three companies to develop the UDMAX thermoplastic laminate manufacturing system.

Automated manufacturing solutions from Airborne
I had the chance recently to interview Marcus Kremers, chief technology officer of Airborne International (The Hague, Netherlands), who told me about his company’s growing smart automation initiatives for its customers.

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Webinar: Composites in aerostructures
CompositesWorld is hosting a free Siemens-sponsored webinar on Wednesday, Nov. 15 at 2:00 pm EST, titled, “New Entrants in Aerospace: Composites as the Deciding Factor.”

Webinar: Challenges of aerocomposites
CompositesWorld is hosting a free Siemens PLM Software Inc.-sponsored webinar on May 24, 2017, at 2:00 p.m EDT titled, "Solutions for Composite Aerostructure Development Challenges."

Local Motors to use Siemens software for 3-D printed vehicles
The partnership combines Siemens’ PLM software technology with Local Motors’ leadership in co-created and 3-D-printed vehicles – direct digital manufacturing (DDM).

Webinar addresses composites engineering software in manufacturing
CompositesWorld is presenting a free Siemens-sponsored webinar on May 11 at 2:00 p.m. EDT titled, "Value of Composite Engineering Software in Manufacturing."

Designing with composites: Optimizing for performance and manufacturing
David Leigh Hudson, the director of product and market strategy for the Fibersim product portfolio at Siemens PLM Software (Waltham, MA, US), the need in the field of composite part design for a serious commitment to what he terms "concurrent engineering" processes.

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Laser projection: Envisioning more than templates
Advanced systems offer ply-placement verification, aids to faster assembly and manufacturing process and quality control.

Virtual process chain + online process monitoring = first-time-right manufacturing
Co-authors Dr. Michael Bruyneel, Marc Attar and Dr. Christian Brauner (Siemens PLM Software, Liège, Belgium) illustrate the benefits of manufacturing simulation software in virtual trials of molding processes, using resin transfer molding as a reference.

Webinar: Tools to optimize aerospace design processes
CompositesWorld is presenting a free Siemens-sponsored webinar on May 13 at 2 pm ET, titled, "Collaborative Design of Advanced Aerostructures: Optimizing Composite Designs for Manufacturability and Performance."

Siemens vehicle lightweighting webinar available for viewing
Siemens PLM Software's latest webinar, titled, "Vehicle Lightweighting: Mixed Material Strategies Provide Automakers with a Lighter Future," has been posted on the CompositesWorld website and is available for viewing.

Software Update: Simulation saves
A look inside the increasingly well-equipped virtual toolbox for composite design, analysis, and manufacturing.

Virtual testing of composites: Beyond make & break
Software-based micromechanical modeling and analysis methods promise faster and more cost-effective aircraft development and testing programs.

Software enables submarine shipyard’s composites-for-metal effort
When Howaldtswerke-Deutsche Werft GmbH (Kiel, Germany) looked for a software solution to reduce the risk of using composites for a greater range of thicker parts, FiberSIM software from VISTAGY Inc. (Waltham, Mass.) enabled its engineers to develop initial designs more quickly and to better understand the impact of design changes.

Siemens acquires composites software firm VISTAGY
Siemens will add U.S.-based VISTAGY, which makes software to aid in the design of composite structures, to its industrial software portfolio for Product Lifecycle Management (PLM).

Airframe assembly and fastener software expanded
VISTAGY Inc. 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.

CGTech, VISTAGY form drilling, fastening joint venture
CGTech's VERICUT Drilling & Fastening solution will be integrated with VISTAGY's SyncroFIT software for designing and manufacturing aerostructures.

Airframe assembly and fastener software expanded
VISTAGY Inc. 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, the flagship CAD/CAM/CAE solution from Siemens PLM Software.

Survey: Composites designers have a lot to learn
Composites design specialist VISTAGY has conducted a survey that shows a large proportion of respondents believe they need to enhance their knowledge of the composites manufacturing process in order to remain competitive.

Product Categories of Siemens PLM Software Inc.

Auxiliary processing equipment, repair equipment, and supplies
  • Auxiliary processing equipment
    • CAD/CAM/CAE hardware/software
    • Computer controls and software
Testing, gauging, monitoring, analytical equipment and software
  • Modeling/simulation/virtual testing software
  • Surface analyzers
Design, testing, consulting, other services
  • CAD/CAM/CAE design
  • Inspection services
  • Materials analysis
  • Product design
  • Regulatory compliance
  • Other services