Aero Services

GURUCAD provides the following Aircraft Design Services:

3D Structure Design by using aerospace standard CAD tools (Preliminary – Conceptual, Detail – Manufacturing Design)
3D Brackets – Secondary Structure Catalogs creation (BDPC) in CATIA V5/V4
3D Templates Catalogs creation in CATIA V5/V4 for primary and secondary structure components
3D Systems Design (routing, clamps, jonctions…) by using aerospace standard CAD tools (Preliminary – Conceptual, Detail – Manufacturing Design)
3D Brackets for Systems – Secondary Structure Catalogs creation (BDPC) in CATIA V5/V4
3D cabin interior components design by using aerospace standard CAD tools (Preliminary – Conceptual, Detail – Manufacturing Design)
3D Fittings for cabin interior attachements – Secondary Structure Catalogs creation (BDPC) in CATIA V5/V4
3D Templates Catalogs creation in CATIA V5/V4 for cabin interior components
2D drawings generation (manufacturing, assembly and installation drawings acc. aviation or customer standard – ISO/DIN)
Product Documentation (Technical Documentation)
Integration/Data Migration
Clash/clearance/segregation detection (automated via our suite of aerospace tools)
Visualization of aircraft sections (3D data reduction, merging of 3D data)
Release of complete 3D/2D/BOM inside customer PDM System (Primes, Enovia VPM, Taksy, Teamcenter, Smarteam)
BB’s, BM’s and Concessions rework (wrong installation/manufacture of interior components and wrong installation drilling of composite structure)
Feasibility studies concerning different types of interior arangements (seats, monuments…) and materials
Design deviations creation
Implementation of weight reduction measures for cabin interior components
Cabin modifications to adapt passenger aircrafts to freighter (remove of interior and replace with cargo) or reverse
Cabin modifications to integrate new cabin interior (refurbishing)
Production complaints – BB’s, BM’s and Concessions rework (wrong installation/manufacture of brackets, wrong drilling of composite structure…)
Feasibility studies concerning different types of primary structure shapes and materials
Design deviations creation
Implementation of weight reduction measures for primary and secondary structure
Structural modifications to adapt passenger aircrafts to freighter or reverse
Structural modifications to integrate new cabin interior (refurbishing)
Feasibility studies concerning different types of systems routes, components and materials
Design deviations creation
Implementation of weight reduction measures for systems
Systems modifications to adapt passenger aircrafts to freighter or reverse
Systems modifications to integrate new cabin interior (refurbishing)

We use the following tools in the area of Aircraft Design:

GURUCAD Tools (CATIA V5 Power Copy for Primary/Secondary Structure, Clash/Visualization Tools, CATIA V5 macros/UDF…)
CATIA V5
CATIA V4
SolidWorks
ProEngineer
Unigraphics
SolidEdge
CATIA CADAM DRAFTING (CCD)
AUTOCAD

GURUCAD provides the following Aircraft Analysis & Simulation Services:

FE modeling & meshing (0D, 1D, 2D and 3D Elements)
Finite Element Idealization (fittings, inserts, fasteners, wing/fuselage primary structure and specialized structural models)
Creation and interpretation of Finite Element Models
Structural analysis of both composite and metallic structures
Finite element calculation of different loading cases
Modeling of composite materials
Fatigue analysis
Damage tolerance analysis
Crack propagation (fracture) analysis
Thermal analysis
Impact studies
Design and analysis loops with optimization purpose
Expand/review/refine existing finite element models (FEM)
New finite models from geometric models (CAD – geometry simplification)
Hand calculation (rivets, buckling and stress justification)
Interpretation of the results
Presentation of the result to the customer
Development of methods and tools in the area of Stress Analysis
Creation of stress reports (justification, substantiation reports)
Review of concessions

We use the following tools in the area of Structure Stress Analysis:

GURUCAD Tools (CATIA V5 geometry simplification tools, FEM data import/export…)
HyperWorks (HyperMesh, RADIOSS, HyperView, OptiStruct)
Nastran-Patran
Femap
Ansys
CATIA V5 GPS/GAS/Elfini
CATIA V4 – Ansolid
SolidWorks – COSMOS