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Computer-Aided Engineering Centre

Peter the Great St. Petersburg Polytechnic University Computer-Aided Engineering Centre of Excellence (CompMechLab®) is Russia’s unrivaled leader in performing unique contract R&D for the world’s largest high-technology companies and in educating the next generation of industry-ready engineers.

CompMechLab® is a team of 90+ highly-skilled engineers led by Prof. Alexey Borovkov, Ph.D., SPbPU Vice-Rector for Advanced Projects; Research Supervisor, SPbPU Institute of Advanced Manufacturing Technology; ​​Founder​ & ​​Head, SPbPU Computer-Aided Engineering Centre of Excellence (CompMechLab®); Member, Advisory Council on Engineering and Industrial Design at the Russian Ministry of Industry and Trade; Co-Chairman, Working Group on Advanced Manufacturing Technologies in the framework of the National Technology Initiative (NTI, Russia’s nationwide private-public effort to create fundamentally new markets and ensure technological leadership by 2035).

AUTOMOTIVE

CAD Development: Package & Concepts; Body-in-White; Doors/Lids/Gates; Interior; Exterior; Roof Systems; Chassis Underframes.

CAE Fields: Strength and NVH; Crash Performance and Vehicle Safety; Occupants Protection; CFD External/Cooling/Air Conditioning; Pedestrian Safety; Thermomechanical Analysis; Fatigue Resistance and Lifecycle; Vehicle Dynamics; Formability/Casting.

Test Laboratories: Material Testing; Calculation of Material Properties and Advice on Materials; Material Cards for CAE; Spot and Laser Welding.

Prototyping: Exterior Parts; Interior Parts; Door/Bonnet/Trunk Mechanics; Composite Panels (Glass-fiber/Carbon-fiber).

NUCLEAR & POWER ENGINEERING

Static and Dynamic Strength Analysis; Vibration Analysis; Electromagnetic Analysis; Thermal Analysis; Coupled-Field Analysis; Fatigue Analysis.

CHEMICAL, OIL & GAS ENGINEERING

Thermomechanical Simulation; CFD Analysis of Pump Impeller; Vibrations of Pipeline Systems; Seals and Packers Installation; Geomechanics; Hydraulic Fracturing Simulation; Sonic Logging Simulation.

CFD ANALYSIS

External Aerodynamics; Internal Aerodynamics; Incompressible and Compressible Flows; Multiphase Flow Simulation; Turbomachinery Systems; Heat Transfer Simulation; Combustion; Fluid-Structure Interaction.

AEROSPACE

Failure and Fatigue Analysis; Integrated Aircraft Structural Weight Optimization; FE Strength Analysis of Composite Aircraft Structural Elements.

World-class expertise and skills in multidisciplinary and cross-industry (high-performance) computer-aided engineering at CompMechLab® enable the rapid development, manufacturing and management of customized, globally competitive, state-of-the-art products for the high-technology sector, across the product’s entire lifecycle, from concept to recycling.

  • 20+ years of professionalism and excellence.
  • 300+ contracts carried out, high customer satisfaction record.
  • Real-world problem-solving approach and cross-industry focus.
  • Point of reference in Russia when it comes to Advanced Manufacturing Technologies and Factories of the Future (Digital/Smart/Virtual Factories).
  • Broad spectrum of cutting-edge CAD/FEA/CFD/FSI/MBD/EMA/CAE/CAO/HPC technologies used across the Fortune Global 500 companies.
  • Labor input to develop, upgrade and maintain the software we use exceeds 1,000,000 man-years.

Customers

  • All customers
  • Russia
  • World
Airbus S.A.S
BMW AG
Strautmann & Söhne GmbH
КАМАЗ
Mercedes-Benz
Siteco
NIS GLONASS
GE Oil & Gas
ABB Ltd.
UAC
Weatherford
GEN3 Partners
Boeing
Иркут
Rosatom
Ahlstrom
Hydratight
Исследовательский центр в Юлихе (Forschungszentrum Jülich GmbH)
Bugatti
GE Healthcare
Simolution
Sredne-Nevskiy Shipyard
Brose Group
Apache Corp.
Rostec
Renault Group
Audi AG
Ramboll Group
Volkswagen
United Shipbuilding Corporation
Ford
UK ODK
AM General
Daimler AG
AVTOVAZ
Westfalia Mobil
Klimov
Ferrari
Caterpillar Inc.
GE Power & Water
Schlumberger
Semcon
EDAG Engineering + Design AG
Tehomet
Valmont Stainton
Siemens
General Motors

Fulfilled R&D projects

  • Fulfilled R&D projects
  • Russia
  • World