Creating value through virtual engineering | Ricardo Software


THE CHALLENGES FACING TODAY’S GLOBAL AUTOMOTIVE INDUSTRY ARE GROWING EXPONENTIALLY CLIMATE CHANGE, RAPID URBANISATION AND AUTONOMOUS VEHICLES ARE PLACING UNPRECEDENTED DEMANDS ON MANUFACTURERS TO CREATE VEHICLES THAT MEET THESE ENVIRONMENTAL AND LEGAL REQUIREMENTS TODAY’S COMPLEX LANDSCAPE IS CHARACTERISED BY NEW VEHICLE VARIANTS INCLUDING ELECTRIC AND HYBRID AN EXPLOSION OF NEW TECHNOLOGIES AND MOUNTING COSTS ASSOCIATED WITH TESTING AND DEVELOPMENT YET PRODUCT DEVELOPMENT TIMELINES AND BUDGETS ARE UNDER SIGNIFICANT PRESSURE IT WILL BECOME IMPOSSIBLE TO TEST AND VALIDATE ALL POSSIBLE CONDITIONS WITHOUT SOMETHING CHANGING IMAGINE A WORLD WHERE YOU COULD REDUCE THE NUMBER OF PROTOTYPE BUILDS WHERE YOU COULD SAVE TIME DURING TESTING TO AVOID HAVING TO START FROM SCRATCH IF YOU GET THE WRONG RESULT WHERE YOU COULD IMPROVE THE EFFECTIVENESS OF EXISTING TEST ASSETS WHERE IN SHORT YOU COULD PRODUCE A VEHICLE IN HALF THE TIME AT HALF THE COST WITH NO COMPROMISE TO QUALITY OR SAFETY WE CAN HELP YOU CREATE THAT WORLD THE KEY IS A ROBUST VIRTUAL POWERTRAIN CALIBRATION PROCESS AT RICARDO WE’RE HELPING INDUSTRY LEADING ORGANISATIONS TO IMPROVE TEST EFFICIENCY BY REMOVING MAJOR PROTOTYPE BUILD PHASES FROM THEIR DEVELOPMENT PROCESS SAVING MILLIONS WE ARE DEVELOPING SOFTWARE SOLUTIONS TO ACCELERATE THIS PROCESS BY COMBINING SIMULATION METHODS AND MODELS WITH AUTOMATED PHYSICAL TEST SYSTEMS OUR PIONEERING VIRTUAL DESKTOP HELPS TO ACCELERATE THE CALIBRATION PROCESS BEFORE THE NEED FOR HARDWARE DRAMATICALLY REDUCING THE NUMBER OF OPERATING TEST POINTS NEEDED FOR CONTROL CALIBRATIONS WE FOCUS ON IMPROVING PHYSICAL TEST EFFICIENCY AND REDUCING RISK THROUGH THE USE OF PREDICTIVE VIRTUAL MODELS CALLED DIGITAL TWINS OUR CAE SOFTWARE DELIVERS MORE EFFICIENT PROCESSES MORE ACCURATE PREDICTIVE ANALYSIS AND FASTER THAN REAL-TIME FUNCTIONALITY AN INDUSTRY FIRST WE’RE HELPING CUSTOMERS BRINGING NEW VEHICLES TO MARKET QUICKER WITH CONFIDENCE RICARDO SOFTWARE WE CREATE VALUE THROUGH VIRTUAL ENGINEERING

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