"AREVA has chosen ANSYS as a preferred supplier of simulation software. ANSYS simulation software provides design optimization solutions for a wide variety of equipment used in AREVA's nuclear projects and is used to perform multi-field analyses, such as seismic calculations of concrete buildings, thermo-mechanical fatigue of pressure vessels, and cask transport calculations," said Pierrick Brehier, Structural Calculation Manager at SGN (AREVA companies). "ANSYS simulation software is used by AREVA teams all over the world and appreciated by its customers."
"In the upcoming months, we will continue to work closely with AREVA to see how ANSYS can further reduce their product development costs and help AREVA achieve their very important business objectives," said Joe Fairbanks, vice president of global sales and support at ANSYS. "We are very pleased to have been selected as the simulation technology of choice at AREVA, which further demonstrates our commitment and capabilities to help companies in the nuclear power industry."
With manufacturing facilities in 40 countries and a sales network in more than 100, AREVA offers customers reliable technological solutions for CO2-free power generation and electricity transmission and distribution. We are the world leader in nuclear power and the only company to cover all industrial activities in this field. Our 58,000 employees are committed to continuous improvement on a daily basis, making sustainable development the focal point of the group's industrial strategy.
AREVA's businesses help meet the 21st century's greatest challenges: making energy available to all, protecting the planet, and acting responsibly towards future generations.
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