Improved Mechanical Performance and Reduced Weight Thanks to HyperWorks

Within the Ecoshell project, Altran, a leading provider of engineering services, is working on a new eco-friendly, lightweight, electrical urban car concept named “CITI-zen Concept”. The main objectives of the Ecoshell project have been the use of bio-materials, an optimized mechanical performance, a reduced weight and low costs regarding material and production of the concept car.

To cover the required development tasks Altran used HyperWorks tools such as MotionView, OptiStruct, HyperMesh, HyperView and RADIOSS within the development process of the concept car.

Click here to Download PDF

Simone Bonino
Latest posts by Simone Bonino (see all)
Simone Bonino

About Simone Bonino

Simone joined Altair Italy in 2001, and is currently the Vice President of Product Marketing at Altair. He has over 20 years of experience in the PLM market, particularly in the field of manufacturing simulation and business development. His current role includes overseeing the global marketing strategy for the extended HyperWorks brand, integrating contributions from the other Altair divisions, and building a cohesive message with dynamic marketing materials for the CAE and PLM market. He holds an associate degree in mechanical engineering from the Istituto Tecnico Industriale (ITI) Edoardo Agnelli in Torino, Italy.