Business | June 11, 2021
Siemens will integrate Nextflow Software’s CFD meshless technology into the Xcelerator software portfolio for fast, automated analysis of complex applications with transient flows and motion.
Siemens announced that it has acquired Nextflow Software, an independent provider of advanced particle-based computational fluid dynamics (CFD) solutions. Nextflow Software will become part of Siemens Digital Industries Software, where its offering will expand the Simcenter™ software portfolio, part of Siemens’ Xcelerator™ software and services portfolio, with fast non-mesh CFD capabilities to accelerate transient application analysis complexes in the automotive, aerospace and marine industries such as gearbox lubrication, tank cooling or electric motor spray cooling.
Founded in 2015 and headquartered in Nantes, France, Nextflow Software is a startup company focused on developing innovative SPH meshless CFD methods.
The transaction closed on June 1, 2021. Terms were not disclosed.