SpaceTech offers mechanical design and analysis as service to customers for all kind of structures with specific expertise in the area of light-weight and dimensional stable structures.
We perform structural analysis and design with focus on Carbon Fibre reinforced material and sandwich structures.

Examples
SpaceTech's standard tools for mechanical engineering

Computer Aided Design (CAD):

  • ProEngineer
  • Solid Works

Finite Element Modelling (FEM):

  • FEMAP
  • NX NASTRAN

Specific tools for e.g. multi-body dynamics and laminate analysis are used at SpaceTech.

Light-Weight Bicycle Wheel Finite Element Model (Click to Animate)Light-Weight bicycle wheel Finite Eelement Model

 

Mechanical system engineering support

SpaceTech personnel expertise covers all mechanical engineering processes needed for space products. This includes all tasks from the definition of the mechanical environment, over design and analysis up to the final verification by test or analysis.

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Comparison of Acoustic Test Results with Analysis PredictionsComparison of acoustic test results with analysis predictions