Latest Crash simulation Stories

2010-05-27 17:47:00

NEW YORK, May 27 /PRNewswire/ -- At one time, the only way to improve vehicle safety meant crash testing real cars over and over. Today, with the help of computer simulations, countless important tests can be run on a single vehicle without denting a fender.

2010-04-27 09:05:00

TROY, Mich., April 27 /PRNewswire/ -- In a breakthrough that, for advanced manufacturing, ranks with the efficiencies gained by shifting from drafting tables to CAD stations, Michigan-headquartered Altair Engineering has succeeded in compressing the time required to mesh, assemble and simulate a full-vehicle crash finite-element model - directly from OEM native CAD data - to just 24 hours.

2009-11-03 07:00:00

TROY, Mich., Nov. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Altair Engineering, Inc., a leading global provider of simulation technology and engineering services announced implementation of a new analysis process that drastically reduces the simulation time needed for virtual crash testing.

2009-09-14 08:41:53

Crash tests often produce startling results. A new simulation process which factors in deformation during production as well as preliminary damage can predict the results of a crash test more accurately than ever.

2009-04-28 07:30:00

DELFT, The Netherlands, April 28 /PRNewswire/ -- TASS, the vehicle safety specialist, is unleashing a rebranded website at http://www.tass-safe.com. The new web supports the launch of the company's new MADYMO V7.0 software. MADYMO is the industry-standard software for occupant safety design and virtual crash testing, renowned for its high speed and quality dummy models. The slogan, "Beyond Safe, TASS-safe", has been developed as the new branding concept of TASS, reflecting its pioneering...

2008-06-25 09:02:46

Voltaire Ltd. (NASDAQ: VOLT), a leading provider of grid backbone solutions for data centers, today announced that Audi has implemented Voltaire's Grid Director(TM) switches as part of an HP supercomputer to advance Audi's auto safety standards.

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