Project Description

CS100 & CS300 Fixed Trailing Edge (FTE)

Project Details

Client: Bombardier

Services Provided

Structural Design & Analysis


  • Project Management
  • Compilation of standard analysis tools and templates, agreed with the customer
  • Definition of detailed finite element modelling (DFEM) strategy for FTE structure
  • DFEM construction, analysis and validation of entire FTE
  • Development of Hypermesh scripts to automate FEM fastener creation
  • Generation of Visual Basic and PCL scripts to automate DFEM loads extraction and stress analysis
  • Generation of complex non-linear ABAQUS sub-models to capture localised yielding and load redistribution
  • Compilation and checking of certification stress reports