Itasca crosses the river to buy Simulation Works



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“MINNEAPOLIS–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Itasca Consulting Group, Inc., a subsidiary of Itasca International Inc., headquartered in Minneapolis, Minn., announces the purchase of Simulation Works, Inc. Based in St. Paul, Minn., Simulation Works, Inc. designs and develops the KUBRIX1 software used by design engineers and researchers in the automotive, aerospace, manufacturing, biomedical, petroleum and electronics industries to automate the more human-intensive and costly aspects of computer-aided engineering.

The purchase of Simulation Works, Inc. will integrate KUBRIX software into Itasca products and services, benefiting clients and promoting expansion into new markets. Itasca is a global, employee-owned, geotechnical consulting company and software developer for the geomechanics, hydrogeological and microseismics communities. Itasca’s software range includes the leading numerical modeling software for geomechanical design analyses in earth resources engineering: FLAC, FLAC3D, UDEC, 3DEC and PFC.”

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