Femap Demo: Enveloping Results

When dealing with several different load cases, Femap is able to quickly process output and present a worst case scenario using the enveloping tool.  The video below demos how this function works: SDA has provided both on- and off-site expert engineering analysis services in support of new and existing aircraft, … Read More

Femap Demo: Assembly Model Analysis

Femap makes it easy to analyze a model’s behaviors in a variety of situations.  This video shows the effects of using linear contact and glued connection on situations where designs undergo high amounts of stress. Notice how the material and properties from the Solid Edge model automatically import into the … Read More

Femap Demo: XY Plotting

Charting data of analyses is made easier in Femap11.  XY plotting gives you complete control of graphing data for reports, displays, etc. SDA has provided both on- and off-site expert engineering analysis services in support of new and existing aircraft, spacecraft, and mechanical design since 1997. We specialize in extensive … Read More

Femap v11.1 Released!

Femap v11.1 has just been released by Siemens PLM Software.  Many customer driven improvements are included in this latest release.  Notable changes include: Charting enhancements Intelligent model merging – transferring entities between open models Improved graphics architecture NX Nastran 9.0 integration Read more in the What’s New for v11.1 guide … Read More

SDA Celebrates 16 years in business!

November 11, 2013  Herndon, VA SDA was formed in 1997 to provide expert structural analysis to the aerospace community.  The goal was to use the knowledge gained from working on the technically challenging B-2 Stealth Bomber and F-22 Raptor Fighter and make it available to a much broader audience.  Sixteen … Read More