Finite Element Analysis at TWI
TWI’s modeling team are world-leading experts in applications of FEA for structural integrity assessments. The Numerical Modelling and Optimisation section at TWI is made-up of Chartered Engineers, Chartered Mathematicians, and NAFEMS-certified Professional Simulation Engineers. TWI offers a variety of computational engineering capabilities including FEA, computational fluid dynamics (CFD), and data analysis. Our team sits as members of the British Standard 7910 committee, the UK nuclear structural integrity code R6, and are highly cited researchers in fracture, fatigue, and damage mechanics, having recently received an award from the International Conference on Ocean, Offshore and Artic Engineering (OMAE).
Figure 1: Level 3 FFS for metal loss on an aboveground storage tank