Double Girder Gantry Crane + Geometry Simplification

This Double Girder Gantry Crane Analysis was created to demonstrate various techniques used to simplify a geometry for simulation and to demonstrate the use of elastic elements to stabilize members where “physical contacts” are used.

If you are interested to learn more about this topic, @BenLewis will be hosting a webinar ‘Preparing a Geometry for Simulation with Custom Machines and SimScale’ on July 12th.

>>> Register for the webinar

>>> Click here to view the project

Simulations Details


Mesh nodes: 1,385,884
Mesh elements: 7,304,361
Contact slave nodes: 19,091


Machine cores: 32
Run time [min]: 152
Core hours: 81
Memory [GB]: 42.8

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