CFD Online Logo CFD Online URL
Home > CFD News and Announcements > Message Display

CFD News and Announcements - Message DisplayCFD-Wiki

Post Response | Return to Index | Read Prev Msg | Read Next Msg

NUMECA International acquires FlowKit, expanding its LB based multiphysics applications

Posted By: NUMECA International
Date:Wed, 12 Sep 2018, 4:04 p.m.

NUMECA and FlowKit logos

BRUSSELS, Belgium - August 27th 2018 - NUMECA International, a global leader in Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) multiphysics and optimization, is pleased to announce today the recent acquisition of all shares of the Lausanne-based company Flowkit Ltd., a technology company specialized in Lattice Boltzmann methods.

This acquisition comes two years after the parties signed an exclusive partnership for the industrial exploitation of the Lattice Boltzmann (LB) code PALABOS. During this period a new enhanced monolithic Lattice Boltzmann code has been developed with extended capabilities, OMNIS™/LB, fully integrated in the OMNIS™ Platform, now available to worldwide customers.

Charles Hirsch, President of NUMECA Int. highlights “With the acquisition of FlowKit and its longstanding experience in the development of advanced LB methodologies, NUMECA Int. is offering a state-of-the-art range of LB based multiphysics applications. NUMECA will hereby provide customers with an extended and diverse portfolio of combined Navier-Stokes and Lattice Boltzmann methodologies, integrated in one common platform OMNIS™, allowing adapting the underlying tools and methods to the specific industries”.

Jonas Latt, Director of FlowKit-Numeca Group, shares “We are looking forward, with enthusiasm, at the extended partnership with NUMECA towards the further joint development and applications of OMNIS™/LB”.

For more information: CLICK HERE

Or contact us at

Post Response

Your Name:
Your Email Address:
If you'd like to include a link to another page with your message,
please provide both the URL address and the title of the page:
Optional Link URL:
Optional Link Title:
If you'd like to include an image (picture) with your message,
please provide the URL address of the image file:
Optional Image URL:
If you'd like email notification of responses, please check this box:
Post Response | Return to Index | Read Prev Msg | Read Next Msg
Go to top Go to top