ICON and FRIENDSHIP SYSTEMS announce collaboration

Windsor, UK and Potsdam, Germany 19 August 2013

ICON Technology and Process Consulting Ltd. and FRIENDSHIP SYSTEMS GmbH have formally strengthened their relationship.

With ICON’s market leading CFD solutions and consulting services along with FRIENDSHIP SYSTEMS expertise in optimization and process automation, customers will be able to leverage their CFD tools to be the key driver in the product development of their high-performance flow exposed products or manufacturing processes.

About FRIENDSHIP SYSTEMS (www.friendship-systems.com)

FRIENDSHIP SYSTEMS was formed in 2001 and since 2009 has been a subsidiary of the GL Group. FRIENDSHIP SYSTEMS flagship product the FRIENDSHIP-Framework has been developed for automated shape optimization within CFD-centric processes. It is used worldwide by many of the world’s leading engineering firms in the maritime and mechanical industries, including: MTU, Sumitomo Heavy Industries, KSB, DSME, Voith, and SDARI. It is used for the flow related optimization of ship hulls, turbomachinery components, internal ducts, engine components, aerodynamic bodies, amongst others.

FRIENDSHIP SYSTEMS has head-quarters in Potsdam, Germany. For further information please contact info@friendship-systems.com or +49 331 96766 0.

 About ICON (www.iconCFD.com)

ICON is a privately-owned CFD technology company formed in 1992. ICON’s strategy is as pertinent today as it was then: to provide high-quality independent advice and expertise in process, technology and services.

ICON has extensive experience in the use of proprietary software for CFD simulation and optimization, together with expertise in developing and supporting open source CFD technologies. It supports customers from a variety of industries including aerospace, automotive, consumer goods, energy and processing sectors.

The company is head-quarters are in Windsor, UK with further offices and agents throughout Europe, USA and the Far East.

For further information please visit iconCFD.com/contact or contact Julia Daus directly on +44 1753 751 400.