Improving Appliance Performance through CAE & Optimization
ETA has been a leading engineering service supplier for over 25 years, with unique expertise in crash/impact. It provides services to a variety of industries including domestic appliance, automotive, aerospace, medical equipment, electronic and civil engineering disciplines.
ETA's Accelerated Concept to Product (ACP) Process can significantly reduce cost and time to market for appliance manufacturers.
Using CAE, ETA offers the following services:
- Analysis of loadcases (vibration effects)
- Analysis of mechanical resistance of drums
- Drop test simulation
- Packaging optimization
- Forming and manufacturability analysis
- Product mass reduction
- Prediction of potential forming problems
- Product quality improvement through optimization.
Die System Analysis - DYNAFORM
Using its flagship software product, eta/DYNAFORM, ETA can assist
the client to significantly reduce the cost of manufacturing by
predicting and analyzing:
- Die Structural Integrity
- Scrap Shedding/Removal
- Sheet Metal Transferring/Handling
Drop Testing - VPG
Using VPG, which incorporates the powerful LS-DYNA solver, ETAs team is skilled at creating accurate drop, vibration and pressure simulations. The results ensure durability and reliability for the lifetime of the product.