Vanderplaats Research & Development

vrand VR&D develops and supplies state of the art finite element analysis (FEA) and Multidiscipline Design Optimisation software used by aerospace, automotive, and other industrial analysts and designers. VR&D provides robust, state of the art software and services to enhance your product development process.

VR&D’s key software products are Genesis and VisualDOC , which GRM have been proud to distribute for over a decade.

Detroit Engineering Products

dep Detroit Engineered Products (DEP) is an Engineering Solutions and Product Development company. Since its inception in 1998 in Troy, Michigan, USA, DEP is now a global company with footprints in Europe, China, Korea, Japan and India.

At the soul of DEP is a passion for engineering, and this passion has led to the inception of DEP MeshWorks , our proprietary software platform which is distributed in the UK by GRM. DEP MeshWorks is a CAE driven platform for rapid concept CAE and CAD model generation, parametrization of CAE models, enabling optimisation, advanced meshing and CAD morphing.


simulia Simulia are part of the Dassault Systemes group, providing the advanced multiphysics FEA solver, Abaqus, GRM are Alliance partners to Simulia. As partners through the Simulia Alliance Partnership, GRM provide TruForm ; Topology optimisation for Abaqus/CAE.


solidworks Part of Dassault Systemes, SOLIDWORKS Corp. offers complete 3D software tools that let you create, simulate, publish, and manage your data. SOLIDWORKS products are easy to learn and use, and work together to help you design products better, faster, and more cost-effectively. The SOLIDWORKS focus on ease-of-use allows more engineers, designers and other technology professionals than ever before to take advantage of 3D in bringing their designs to life.

GRM are official Research Partners to SOLIDWORKS providing the optimisation tool TruForm SW .

XFlow is provided by FlowHD, a UK based company providing a unique CFD (Computational Fluid Dynamics) Software allowing users to support internal and external flow predictions, enabling assessment and refinement of designs and delivering accurate predictions for flow simulation, transient aerodynamics, water management and fluid-structure interaction.


SolidSolutionsThe UK reseller of GRM's Topology Optimisation add-in, TruForm SW, providing the whole simulation and optimisation package to businesses around the nation. Commencing business as a SOLIDWORKS training and SOLIDWORKS support provider in 1998, consistently achieving strong growth year-on-year to become the UK's leading SOLIDWORKS 3D CAD reseller. Growth has been completely organic and has been consistently driven by a focus on recruiting the best from academia and industry, and by delivering high quality services to more than 5,000 customers.


dps DPS are the German, Austrian and Swiss reseller of GRM's Topology Optimisation add-in TruForm SW, enabling users to develop generative design within the familiar SOLIDWORKS environment. Set up in 1997, DPS have established themselves to become the largest independent SOLIDWORKS reseller that have developed into a PLM solution provider supporting value-added processes within and beyond the design domain.


Optisign Technologies are a re-seller of GRM's plugins for Genesis and TruForm in India. Primarily providing sales and customer support for advanced engineering products, the core team are highly experienced in Finite Element Analysis (FEA) and other embedded systems used across the vast engineering spectrum.  Continually evaluating and improving their internal processes, they deliver high-quality services to clients with a fast turn around and effective solutions.

Siemens PLM Partner Emblem color horizontal for white backgroundGRM have integrated their OptiAssist design optimisation environment into Siemens PLM Software’s Simcenter 3D™. As an enabler for the Simcenter™ Nastran® software’s optimisation module, OptiAssist for Simcenter 3D brings specific and powerful workflows to Simcenter 3D™ by building on GRM’s expertise in optimisation and composites.  Version one provides workflows for design optimisation, unlocking the capabilities ­­­of Nastran®'s optimisation module, for:

- Composites
- Casting & Mouldings
- Shell Assemblies

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