NEW YORK and LONDON, Feb. 20, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- After a wide-ranging and detailed benchmarking study over an 18 month period and against a number of competing software products, we are pleased to announce that BMW Group in Munich has decided to install CD-adapco's STAR-CD/es-ice in-cylinder analysis software for use in its Engine Development Department. The benchmark included assessment of accuracy, compared to experimental data, depth of modeling, pre/post-processing environments and efficiency.
Dr. Richard Johns, CD-adapco's Vice President of IC Engines, said, "We are, of course, extremely pleased to have won this benchmark with one of the world's most highly regarded vehicle OEMs and we are now working closely with BMW to integrate the STAR-CD/es-ice analysis software into their engine development environment."
CD-adapco (www.cd-adapco.com) is the world's largest independent CFD focused CAE provider. Our core products are the technology-leading simulation packages, STAR-CCM+ and STAR-CD. The scope of our activities, however, extends well beyond CFD software development to encompass a wide range of CAE engineering services in fluid dynamics, heat transfer and structural engineering. Our ongoing mission is to "inspire innovation and reduce costs through the application of engineering simulation software and services."
A privately owned company, CD-adapco has maintained 17% organic year-on-year growth over the last 5 years. CD-adapco employs 700 talented individuals, working at 30 different offices across the globe.
Lauren Gautier, CD-adapco