Core capabilities

Core capabilities

Virtual Engineering technologies have revolutionised the way organisations develop prototypes and simulate their products and processes. The VEC has developed a range of specialist virtual laboratories and methodolgies specifically created to:

  • support product design and manufacturing developments
  • facilitate assembly processes and ergonomic assessment
  • deliver simulated environments for training and scenario planning

The VEC has expertise in supporting industry challenges across a range of sectors including Aerospace , Automotive and Transportation and Energy (in particular nuclear energy applications).  Our expertise and workflow developments can be applied to a wide number of industries including, Architecture and Construction, Pharmaceutical, Marine and Offshore.

 

Virtual test and engineering reliability

Virtual test and engineering reliability
Providing the capabilities and expertise to test in the virtual world, and validate in the real world. READ MORE

Autonomous and intelligent systems

Autonomous and intelligent systems
Providing expertise and technology for industry to exploit autonomous and intelligent systems capabilities. READ MORE

Virtual design and manufacture

Virtual design and manufacture
Explore designs and optimise manufacturing. READ MORE

Virtual Innovation

Virtual Innovation
The VEC is a UK leader in Virtual Innovation through its academic underpinning from the University of Liverpool and STFC, its unique approach to cross-disciplinary ‘total solutions’ for industry and s… READ MORE

Building collaborative networks

Building collaborative networks
The VEC is adept at building strong collaborative relationships and networks, across different technologies, sectors and organisations. READ MORE

High Performance Computing (HPC)

High Performance Computing (HPC)
Our Virtual Laboratories are underpinned by High Performance Computing (HPC) available through our partner, STFC Hartree Centre. READ MORE

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