Category: Lightweighting

2015 Altair Enlighten Award Judges Announced

2015 Altair Enlighten Award judges have been announced! Eight influential industry leaders will be judging the automotive industry’s only award program created in collaboration with Center for Automotive Research (CAR) to specifically acknowledge innovation in vehicle lightweighting, essential to improving … Read More

Announcing the 2015 Altair Enlighten Award

The 2015 Altair Enlighten Award is now accepting nominations! The Altair Enlighten Award is presented annually in collaboration with the Center for Automotive Research (CAR) to recognize exceptional achievements in weight reduction from across the automotive industry. The 2015 award will be presented … Read More

Artemis Racing Selects Altair as Technical Supplier

Altair is honored to have been selected by Artemis Racing as a technical supplier for the 35th America’s Cup, which will be raced in Bermuda in 2017.  Areas of focus for wingsail foiling catamaran design include composites development, aerodynamics simulation, … Read More

Altair Showcases Optimization at TELS 2014 China

The 3rd International Transportation Equipment Lightweight Summit and Exhibition 2014 (TELS 2014), hosted by Omnimedia of Advanced Manufacturing, was held in Shanghai, China, Dec. 4-5, 2-14. Altair, known for its expertise in lightweighting for the transportation sector, delivered a keynote on simulation … Read More

From the 3D Printer into Space

We recently announced that Altair ProductDesign was a proud partner of RUAG Space on the redesign of an optimized antenna support for an Earth observation satellite.  The bracket will be produced using industrial additive manufacturing, or 3D printing.

Featured Event: ATCx Powertrain in Munich, Germany

Engine performance and ride and handling are differentiators for luxury sport automotive products in particular. Engineering for durability and to reduce noise, vibration, and harshness requires the use of predictive tools early in the design process. Historically, this type of … Read More

Topology Optimization Meets 3D Printing in Lyon, France

This past summer, Altair participated in the first business-to-business trade show in France dedicated to additive manufacturing, 3D PRINT. The exhibition provided an overview of the latest technological advances in additive manufacturing, including relevant technologies like 3D imaging software, materials, … Read More