Engineering Services

Experienced FEA specialists at your services

With our team of experienced FEA specialists and extended access to MSC Software’s advanced solutions, we can solve a variety of tasks within engineering simulation.

Contact us if you need help to improve your product or simulation process.

Our people

Poul Dürr Pedersen

Educational Background:​

  • University of Toronto, Institute for Aerospace Studies​
  • Aalborg University, M.Sc. Mech. Eng.​ Finite Element Methods and composites​

Professional Background:​

  • +5 years Aerospace Background within FEA and Airworthiness Certification and composites materials, design, analysis, manufacturing, QA and optimization/automation of engineering processes.​
  • +10 years with reseller of MSC Software products as first line of support and engineering consulting:​
  • Continous assisting aerospace/radar projects​
  • Research project RESIST II for Danish Defense on simulating explosive blast impacting composite plates​
  • Technical lead implementing CAD/Composite + macro automation programming and best practices in wind turbine geometry and composite modelling​
  • CAD design of hardware for implementing exclusive speaker system in high-end cars.

Henrik Møller

Educational Background:​

  • Aalborg University, Ph.D.,M.Sc. Mech. Eng.​
  • Post Doc Assistant Professor, Computational Mechanics​

Professional Background:​

  • Multi-Physics (fluid, structures, acoustics) and cluster computing​
  • Automation Programming​
  • Mechanical Engineering calculations on frames and development of LED aspects

Our approch

We are a team of experienced specialists with a diversity of mechanical engineering skills. We can provide engineering services from serving as an extended flexible ressource to your project team or as consultent to specific challenges, being on products and manufacturing or simulation capability and related processes.​

Our generic approach is to address your engineering challenges by breaking it up into manageable bits and we can help to solve each of them systematically. Combining the solutions to processes that potentially may be automated with the focus to enable fast and repeated engineering.​

We have access to the full engineering simulation portfolio from MSC Software and extended access to dedicated specialists within each discipline to ensure solving critical obstacles to the largest extend.​​

Our assistance emphasizes on engineering efficiency and we may help you to work smart and speed up to become the first on the market with the best products.​

Use of Finite Element Analysis in the design phase

In the design phase of product development, situations often occur where multiple designs can perform an intended function. In most cases a given product load will be required.

In order to make the right choice, the best solution is to use a FEM Analysis, which can provide detailed answers to many questions already in the design phase.

Virtual test of adapter connection


The example shown here is a simple calculation of a relatively complex 3D geometry from an adapter link which is to be manufactured in standard metal or polymer. The party is maintained at defined locations and load is specified as the gravity/pressure/forces/temperature, etc.

What data do we need?

The follow data is required:

  • CAD geometry or alternatively sketches
  • Material definition with mechanical and physical properties (available from the material supplier)
  • Description of boundary conditions and loads

What questions does the FEM analysis answer?

Results of interest are often a state of deformation or maximum deflection, as well as an illustration of where tension occurs in the product.

How long does the analysis take?

Normally, a simple task without non-linear effects could be solved at approx. 3 hours.

Strength test on a bicycle handlebar

In this example, linear stability is added. The complexity is identical to the example on the adapter link.

What data do we need?

  • CAD geometry or alternatively sketches.
  • Material definition with mechanical and physical properties (available from the material supplier)
  • Description of boundary conditions and loads

Which questions does the FEM analysis answer?

How much load can the bicycle handle carry and what happens when the load increases? What is the optimal material consumption for this construction?

In this case, the material will begin to flow before it becomes unstable. One possibility could be to find a more realistic maximum permissible load of the bicycle handlebar with a nonlinear analysis type to allow the flow of the material into the analysis.

How long does the analysis take?

A task of this type can be solved in approx. 2 hours.

Virtual Testing of Collection

An example could be a pallet lift where many parts play together.

Can the system handle the forces it is exposed to during boot? And can it be optimized?

The internal forces in the system are unknown as they are very complex.

Using Adams from MSC Software a Multibody model is made, where the relevant parts are "FEM" models. The advantage of using Multibody is that you can make most parts in the construction simple, so you can make calculations on the entire product in real time, and then view the loads internally on simple FEM models and elements.

What data do we need?

  • CAD geometry or alternatively, measurable sketches
  • Material definition with mechanical and physical properties (available from the material supplier)
  • Speed ​​and acceleration.

What questions does the FEM/Multibody analysis answer?

How much is the load on the product during stop, start and driving? Will there be vibrations in the construction? What forces are the parts exposed to?

How long does the analysis take?

This depends on what data you need. Setting up a model like this might be done in ½ - 1 day.

Henrik Larsen

Engineering Manager

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Poul Dürr Pedersen

Sr. Application Engineer I Team Leader FEA

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Henrik Møller

Application Engineer I FEA Specialist

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