Simulation of a Moving Soccer Field

This guest contribution on Innovation Intelligence is written by Katja Juschka, Marketing and Sales Manager at FLUIDON. FLUIDON’S DSHplus software provides a simulation environment specialized on the dynamic non-linear calculation of complex hydraulic and pneumatic systems and components. DSHplus is available through the Altair Partner Alliance.

The Veltins-Arena in Gelsenkirchen, Germany, is famous for outstanding soccer games. To enable a superb soccer game, the field must be in top condition. The arena planners have guaranteed this with a fabulous technical trick: when no games are scheduled, the entire grass field is moved outside the stadium. The complete playing field with a total weight of 11.400 t can be moved in and out of the stadium over a distance of 300m in four hours. This allows the grass playing surface to grow outside under normal conditions and it does not get damaged during indoor events such as concerts.

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Simulation-driven Design is the Center of Attention – European Altair Technology Conference Addresses Highlights of Modern Product Development

With Altair, anything is possible. We can even make a small town in Germany the European capital of Simulation for 3 days. From June 26th – 28th , Altair hosted its 9th European Technology Conference with product developers, designers, IT managers, development leaders and simulation experts in Frankenthal in the Rhine/ Neckar Area of Germany. The conference discussed challenges, solutions and best practice methods for innovative product development. EATC 2017 was packed with keynote and technical presentations, industry sessions, networking and networking. Whether an attendee was already experienced or a simulation beginner, nearly 600 attendees took home a lot of valuable information.

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A Culture of Innovation and Diversity at Altair

Companies go to great lengths to cultivate the kinds of environments where innovation can flourish. Business journals publish article after article outlining the methods necessary to create a good culture. Organizations continue to hire costly consultants to help generate the … Read More

Event Recap: PBS User Group 2017

Altair hosted a successful PBS Works User Group meeting on May 22-25 at the Innevation Center in Las Vegas, NV. This four-day event was the global user event of the year for PBS Professional and other PBS Works products. It … Read More