Driving earlier and smarter decisions for designers, engineers, and analysts

Empower designers and engineers with Simulation

In today’s competitive market, engineers and designers constantly face new challenges within the industry, including reducing costs, decreasing weight and developing innovative product designs faster. As a consequence, companies are now looking to incorporate some form of digital prototyping to help reduce design-to-market lead times.

Simulation can enable designers and engineers to make informed design decisions early on in the design process including what if scenarios, before manufacturing.


Identify bottlenecks and problems before building a prototype

Faster products to market

Validate designs earlier

Cut costs due to failures in service

Optimise material costs

Design with confidence



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Our guidance, support, and technologies services.

Training To help you gain the essential skills to fully harness the benefits of simulation we provide training courses on a standard or bespoke basis. Explore Training
Mentoring We guide you through onboarding simulation technologies and provide workshops that address your challenges and help you gain new skills. Book an Appointment
Support Symetri provides simulation support on a range of products such as Nastran, CFD and Fusion Simulation. See More
Consultancy Our simulation team can create custom content for you. We also offer workshops to educate you on industry simulation practices and best tools. SEE MORE

Simulation Products

Identify and solve problems earlier in the design process with simulation software.

Altair SimSolid

A game-changing simulation technology for designers, engineers, and analysts.

  • Eliminates geometry simplification
  • Analyses complex and large assemblies
  • Get results in seconds to minutes
Altair Inspire Cast

Altair Inspire Cast

Creating high quality components with increased profitability through a highly intuitive user experience.

  • Caters to beginners and experts alike
  • Visualise typical casting defect early in the design phase
  • Increase product quality

Inventor Nastran

Delivering finite element analysis (FEA) tools for engineers and analysts to make great products.

  • Analyses linear and non-linear stress, dynamics, and heat transfer characteristics of structures and mechanical components
  • It's included in the Autodesk Product Design and Manufacturing Collection

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Delivering confidence and quality faster: Sotech’s adoption of Altair® SimSolid® aligns product output with client expectations closer than ever before

Meet Sotech

Established in 1982, Sotech is a leading designer and manufacturer of engineered metal rainscreen cladding and architectural fabrications, marketed as the Optima range.

Sotech’s team works closely with architects, installers and contractors to specify rainscreen cladding solutions appropriate for each individual project. Sotech provides expert advice on the system, materials and finishes, fire safety, sustainability, design and production.

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Brimmond accelerates FEA with Inventor Nastran; optimising design and engineering precision and meeting international compliance standards

Meet Brimmond

Brimmond is an engineering company that delivers innovative, integrated, and often bespoke solutions for any hydraulic, mechanical and electrical need. Brimmond’s specialist engineers evaluate each client’s requirements across the purchase, hire, repair, refurbishment or maintenance of engineered equipment. The most common sectors include energy, marine, defence, oil and gas, renewable and decommissioning.

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Altair® SimSolid® enables Mecon to slash its structural analysis time by 90%.

Meet Mecon

Founded in 1997, Mecon is an engineering design and fabrication company providing turnkey solutions for organisations in, among other sectors, the steel and mining industries in northern Sweden. The company is based across two locations, Luleå and Gällivare, also in northern Sweden.

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Symetri introduces Pentre Offshore Engineering to Altair SimSolid; achieving super-fast structural analysis in design

Pentre Offshore Engineering is part of the Pentre Group, formed in 1988 and now regarded as the leading manufacturer in Europe for reels, drums, spools, and ancillaries to the global wire and cable industry; any organisation involved in linear-wound products.

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Innovative business decisions are supported by unique technology solutions

By designing an entire hybrid system for buses – covering everything between the fuel tank and the wheels with optimal performance of every component, Vantage Power has created a system that results in higher fuel economy, lower emissions and greater reliability than alternative systems.

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Hallströms Verkstäder improves its products by reducing pressure drops and optimising flows with simulation

Hallströms is an excellent example of how simulation can be used to improve the function of a product.

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Digital simulation reduces costs and shortens time from plan to product at EKOVENT

Using Simulation CFD software from Autodesk, a product’s pressure drop can quickly be simulated and verified at an early stage in that product’s development, a procedure that previously was time-consuming and expensive.

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