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OMNIS 2020 Software Release

posted on September 21, 2020

The future of turbomachinery design is here!

 

Concepts NREC is happy to announce that the transition of our design tools to the OMNIS platform is well underway! AXIAL™, our axial turbine and compressor meanline design and analysis product, has already made the transition. In addition, much of the axial context of our flagship 3-D design product, AxCent®, has also been migrated to this new platform.

White River Junction, VT, USA – December 2, 2019Concepts NREC, the world’s leading turbomachinery software, design, development, testing and manufacturing company is proud to announce the release of version 8.8 of its Agile Engineering Design System®. This new release includes the first production version of the new OMNIS/Agile user interface. The Agile Engineering Design System is an integrated suite of software modules for Computer-Aided Engineering (CAE) and Computer-Aided Manufacturing (CAM) specialized for turbomachinery. The system seamlessly transfers data between modules and enables our customers to optimize their designs based on the impact to cost, machining time, and performance.

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White River Junction, VT, USA – December 12, 2018Concepts NREC, the world’s leading turbomachinery software, design, development, testing and manufacturing company, is proud to announce the release of version 8.7 of its Agile Engineering Design System®. The Agile Engineering Design System is a single environment of software modules for designing and manufacturing turbomachinery. The system seamlessly transfers data between modules and enables our customers to optimize their designs, based on the impact to cost, machining time, and performance.

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Memo of Understanding Designates NUMECA as Sole Reseller for CAE Software through the end of 2022

White River Junction, VT, USA – May 21, 2018Concepts NREC, the world’s leading turbomachinery software, design, development, testing and manufacturing company is delighted to announce it has signed a Memo of Understanding (MOU) with NUMECA International regarding software sales in China. The memo designates NUMECA China as the sole reseller for Concepts NREC’s industry-leading Computer-Aided Engineering (CAE) software through at least 2022.

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White River Junction, VT, USA – December 5, 2017 — Concepts NREC, the world’s leading turbomachinery software, design, development, testing and manufacturing company is proud to announce the release of version 8.6 of its Agile Engineering Design System®. The Agile Engineering Design System is an integrated suite of Computer-Aided Engineering (CAE) and Computer-Aided Manufacturing (CAM) software, specialized for turbomachinery. This integrated system enables our customers to optimize their designs based on the impact to cost, machining time, and performance.

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White River Junction, VT, USA – March 20, 2017 Concepts NREC and Purdue University are pleased to announce a new strategic partnership aimed at advancing the state of the art of turbomachinery design software. Researchers and students at the High-Speed Compressor Research Laboratory at Purdue will use Concepts NREC’s Agile Engineering Design System® to generate and evaluate new designs for axial and centrifugal compressors. The software suite will help researchers and students advance their exploration into ways to increase the performance and durability of compressors.

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White River Junction, VT, USA and Brussels, Belgium March 21, 2017 Concepts NREC and NUMECA International are pleased to announce that NUMECA China, as a subsidiary of NUMECA International, has been named the exclusive legal distributor for Concepts NREC’s FINE/Agile and Computer-Aided Engineering (CAE) modules to designated accounts throughout mainland China. The software modules covered by this agreement include COMPAL®, PUMPAL®, RITAL, AxCent®, FANPAL, AXIAL and CTAADS.  Similarly, CN China is authorized to sell certain CAE software products of NUMECA’s into turbomachinery-related applications.

The new release continues focus on improving turbomachine performance and lowering manufacturing costs for our global clients.

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White River Junction, VT, USA – October 7, 2016Concepts NREC, the world’s leading turbomachinery design, development, testing, manufacturing, and software company, recently celebrated its 60th anniversary with a company party at its corporate headquarters in Vermont.

The roots of the company reach back to August of 1956 when Northern Research and Engineering Corporation (NREC) was founded in Cambridge, MA, with the charter “to engage in the business of scientific research and engineering in all fields of endeavor.”

Combined Offering Provides Complete Solution – From Preliminary Design to 3D CFD Detailed Analysis

White River Junction, VT, USA and  Brussels, Belgium May 10, 2016  Leading turbomachinery design and analysis software companies, Concepts NREC and NUMECA International, have announced a strategic partnership to offer their combined capabilities to the turbomachinery industry. Concepts NREC is well known for its Agile Engineering Design System® that includes preliminary design modules for all classes of turbomachinery. NUMECA International is globally recognized for its leadership in turbomachinery specific Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD). By combining the best capabilities of both companies, customers will have access to the most advanced suite of turbomachinery software available. This integrated solution will span preliminary design through detailed 3D steady and unsteady CFD analysis.