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  • March 1st, 2017

    ac&e and partner Numeca invite you to a free seminar on FINE™/Marine. FINE™/Marine is  the integrated CFD software environment for the simulation of mono-fluid and multi-fluid flows around ships, boats or yachts, including various types of appendages.

    Register here.


    Wed 22nd March 2017, 10:00 – 16:00 GMT


    Royal Southampton Yacht Club, Ocean Village, 1 Channel Way, Southampton, SO14 3QF


    This is a great opportunity to hear from Matteo Magherini from BMT  Nigel Gee and Jason Ker from Ker Yacht Design on how they take advantage of FINE™/Marine in their design process.

    An overview of FINE™/Marine capabilities and benefits for simulation in naval architecture will be presented by Alvaro del Toro, CFD Engineer in the Marine Products & Applications Group at Numeca International. At the event you will learn how the latest advancements in CFD make this technology highly accessible for any company in need of more affordable design solutions.

    Moreover you will attend live demonstrations with FINE™/Marine and have the possibility to experience automated simulations during hands-on exercises.

    Key benefits:

    Get hands-on FINE™/Marine experience (please bring your laptop)
    Learn from and discuss with expert speakers
    Run CFD simulations on the Cloud and get high-accuracy results in minimum time thanks to FINE™/Marine (powered by UberCloud and CPU 24|7)


    09:30 Registration and Coffee

    10:00 Welcome & Introductions

    10:05 Numeca Solutions for the marine industry

    • Mesh Management
    • Modeling the physics for hydrodynamics
    • Workflow automation
    • Validations and examples

    11:00 Break

    11:15 Demo and Hand’s on 1: Automatic setup of resistance applications with the C-Wizard

    12:30 Lunch

    13:30 Customer Presentation 1: BMT Nigel Gee, Matteo Magherini
    “The advantage of using FINE/Marine in the design process”

    14:00 Numeca Solutions for self-propulsion applications

    14:15 Customer Presentation 2: Ker Yacht Design, Jason Ker
    “Benefits of CFD in the development of competitive sailing yachts”

    14:45 Break

    15:00 Demo 2: Automatic setup for VPP matrices

    15:45 Wrap-up & Close

    Register here
    Note: The seminar will be followed by 2 days of intensive training on FINE/Marine. If you are interested in attending this too, please click here for more details.