White River Junction, VT, USA – September 3, 2021 — Concepts NREC, the world’s leading turbomachinery software, design, development, testing and manufacturing company is pleased to announce Claudio Raia as the new Managing Director and Sales Manager of Concepts NREC Europe.

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Machine Simulation is coming to MAX-PAC™!


Concepts NREC is pleased to announce that our next major release will support Machine Simulation. Our developers are hard at work putting the finishing touches on this powerful feature, with release planned for December 1, 2020. 

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 – September 17, 2020 — Concepts NREC is pleased to announce that Jonathan Bicknell has rejoined the company as Product Manager for CAM Software.


Jonathan previously worked at Concepts NREC as a Design Engineer where he was responsible for the fluid dynamic design of centrifugal pumps and compressors using the Agile Engineering Design System® and spent some time in the UK as our European Sales Manager. During his time away from Concepts NREC, Jonathan worked at TurboCAM as General Manager and Technology Manager where he became an expert on machining of turbomachinery and led the company into many new business areas including additive manufacturing. Most recently, Jonathan worked at MachineMetrics as a Product Manager for their industry leading industrial IOT platform providing real time data on machining center operation.

Concepts NREC Expands to Meet Demand

posted on July 7, 2020

White River Junction, VT, USA – July 7, 2020

Concepts NREC is expanding its network of software and engineering solutions and sales support to meet the rapidly changing needs across industries and in several regions around the world. Recent growth steps include the addition of a European sales office, a CAM software partnership in Switzerland, and sales representation in Turkey.


Rifat Memis-1We are pleased to announce that Rifat Memis, European Sales Manager, is now established in Berlin, Germany. Rifat manages all sales initiatives and sales support in Europe, and can be reached directly at

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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.”