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CCS and Componeering partner for ESAComp software promotion in the ASEAN region

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Singapore/Helsinki, 3rd November 2014: Composite Cluster Singapore Pte Ltd (CCS) and Componeering Inc. have signed an agreement to substantiate their collaboration regarding Componeering’s ESAComp software in the ASEAN region.

As a gateway to Asia, Singapore is the ideal location for Componeering to advance its international activities in the ASEAN region. As a center of excellence in the region, CCS utilizes its network and expertise to provide customers with composite design solutions. On signing this agreement, CCS becomes the regional distributor and technical support center for Componeering’s ESAComp software.
“The ASEAN region already has significant production capacity for high-performance composites, so the natural next step is to develop their composite design competencies too. Combined with training, support and know-how from CCS, ESAComp provides an excellent base for learning structural design of advanced composites,” says Mr. Markku Palanterä, General Manager of Componeering.
“ESAComp has established itself as the best composite design software around and it also integrates easily with common CAE software. We are therefore very happy to establish this partnership with Componeering that allows us to substantially upgrade our customers' advanced composites capabilities. Composite design capabilities are a key element to go from contract manufacturing to original design manufacturing and ESAComp directly addresses that” concludes Dr. Florian Doetzer, Managing Director of CCS.

About Componeering Inc. and ESAComp: Componeering, based in in Helsinki, Finland, is the developer of ESAComp (www.esacomp.com), a software suite for analysis and design of composite structures. ESAComp focuses on conceptual and preliminary design, but its capabilities range also to FE post-processing and analyses of details. The intuitive graphical user interface combines the extensive composite materials database and the analysis features seamlessly, and interfaces with commercial finite element software guarantee smooth workflow in the design process. From its origins in European aerospace, ESAComp has been developed as a general tool for everyone working with composites, both in industry and in research.

CONTACT:
Florian Doetzer
Managing Director Composite Cluster Singapore Pte Ltd
doetzer@compositecluster.com
tel. +65 65450030

Markku Palanterä
General Manager Componeering Inc.
markku.palantera@componeering.com
tel. +358 9 4342 1550

 

CCS signs MoU with Republic Polytechnic

PRESS RELEASE

Singapore, 5 September 2014: Republic Polytechnic and CCS sign a Memorandum of Understanding to work together in the promotion of advanced composites in Singapore. As a first activity within the framework of this agreement, CCS will support Republic Polytechnic's new Specialist Diploma on Advanced Composites starting end of October 2014.

Picture shows (from left): Ashley Chua (Director School of Applied Science RP), Seto Lok Yin (Deputy Principal RP), Florian Doetzer (Managing Director CCS), Lim Chee Meng (Director CCS) - Photos by www.emo-studios.com

Article in Aerospace Singapore Magazine

Singapore, June 2014: The article "Trends in high-performance composites", written by Prof. Klaus Drechsler and Dr. Florian Doetzer from CCS has been published in Aerospace Singapore Magazine's May-August Issue Volume 7 / No.2 / 2014.

The article points out implications and associated trends of recent years' sharp increase in innovation and research and development (R&D), which has been driven mainly by two major industrial developments: the decision to use composites for primary structures of large airliners and the introduction in mass market automobiles.

You can read the full article here.

For the full issue that also includes articles from other international composites experts, refer to Aerospace Singapore Magazine.

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