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The Horizon 2020 QUIET project has been completed successfully

The Horizon 2020 QUIET project, where eCon Engineering could demonstrate its engineering expertise in a 12-member international consortium including such highly prestigious partners as HONDA, AVL and Fraunhofer Institute, has been completed successfully. The QUIET consortium aimed to extend the drive range of electric cars under real-life environmental conditions such as winter cold or summer ...

Simulation

Nikola Labs Thrives with the Help of the Ansys Startup Program

Wireless power applications are unique in terms of power budget, distance, form factor and environment. To create custom, high-performance antennas to serve these applications, Nikola Labs relies on Ansys HFSS for full-wave simulation and automatic geometry meshing. Their discovery of the Ansys Startup program came at just the right time. After a couple years of ...

Simulation

Layer optimisation of a polymer composite instrument panel

eCon Engineering performed the strength analysis with layer optimisation of a polymer composite railway instrument panel, while supporting the design team with different simulation solutions during the development phase. The loads and boundary conditions were based on the railway standard EN 12663 (Railway applications. Structural requirements of railway vehicle bodies) that describes the relevant load cases ...

Simulation

Strenght analysis of a motor bogie

eCon Engineering performed the strength analysis of a motor bogie and supported the design team with different simulation solutions during the development phase. The analysis was based on the railway standard EN 13749 that describes the relevant load cases that represent different operating conditions of the structure. The loads can be separated into two main groups: ...

Simulation

The next generation of engineers – what kind of challenges do they face?

Being the official channel partner of the world’s leading simulation software, Ansys, eCon Engineering Ltd. is committed to supporting the next generation of engineers. We consider important that all engineering students – be they electrical engineers, mechanical engineers, chemical engineers, or future experts in any other field of engineering – understand and learn the basics ...

Purpose – built simulation solutions for specialized tasks – simulation of catenary wires

eCon Engineering offers a variety of services in the field of simulation solutions. eCon has competence and experience in different FEM (FEA), CFD (Computational Fluid Dynamics), MBS (Multibody Simulations) and system simulation tasks. Most of these can be covered by using commercially available simulation software tools. However, if the need arises, eCon Engineering is ready ...

Simulation

Can You Aerate Wine by Pouring it From the Bottle?

The Valentine-day is approaching, due to the COVID-19 situation and the winter time,  we are more prone to retire into our shell and go out less from home. So these facts can increase the chance of opening a bottle of wine for lunch or for close family, even virtual encounters. To get the most out ...

Higher level of product design – Ansys 2021 R1 has arrived!

The new version of Ansys, 2021 R1, offers significant improvements, more efficient solutions in engineering simulation technology to achieve the highest level of product design feasible. Below you can find a summary about the most important information as for this new version. Unfortunately, due to space limitations, we are unable to present all the new ...

Software

How do we optimize winter tire design?

With the arrival of frosty mornings and winter, we put our winter coats; we prepare our homes and gardens for the colder weather, the upcoming holidays; and in order to ensure road safety, we switch to winter tires on our vehicles. In regions  prone to harsh winter weather, “black ice” and sleet create particularly dangerous ...

BEOAVIA Student Team designs award winning VTOL aircraft with the help of Ansys

Beoavia is a non-profit student team within the Association of Aviation Students “BEOAVIA”. The team was founded in April 2018 by students from Faculty of Mechanical Engineering and deals with the calculation, design, and production of aircrafts to participate in various European and International competitions. By their respective area of interest and education, team members ...