Mechanical Design

Mechanical Design
  • Thrust Measurement
  • Engine Adapters
  • Engine Handling Solutions
  • Package Components
Fluid Engineering
  • Liquid and Gas Fuel Delivery
  • Hydraulics
  • Lubrication Oil
  • Inhibiting Oil
  • Cooling Water
  • Nitrogen Delivery
Driveline Design and Analysis
  • Driveline Design
  • Component Selection
  • Splined and Bolted Couplings
  • Shaft Handling Solutions
  • Torquemeters
  • Gearboxes

Toolkits Designed to Meet Client Requirements MDS’ Mechanical Engineering team combines years of practical and applied experience deploying classical engineering techniques and the latest engineering tools to provide clients with reliable and cost-effective mechanical solutions. Whether the requirement calls for 3-D solid modeling, rotordynamics, thermal design analysis, finite element analysis, hydraulic design, or products such as thrust measurement systems, engine adapters, ground handling equipment, coupling plates, gas and liquid fuel systems, hydraulic and lubrication systems, MDS has the skills and experience to meet your requirements.

3-D Modeling From component to complete facility modeling, MDS can meet any modeling requirement.

Rotordynamic Analysis

  • Natural frequencies and mode shapes
  • Stability and critical speed maps
  • Unbalance response
  • Forced Response Analysis

Torsional Rotordynamic Analysis

  • Natural frequencies and mode shapes
  • Campbell Diagrams
  • Steady State Response
  • Transient Response (Start-up, short circuit, clutch engagement, etc.)

Thermal and Mechanical Stress Analysis

  • Design and analysis of complex mechanical structures including the analysis of thermal effects.

Fluid Systems and Piping Design, for:

  • Natural gas
  • Liquid fuel
  • Hydraulic oils
  • Lubrication oils
  • Cooling water
  • Compressed air

Primary software tools include:

  • ARMD (rotordynamics)
  • COSMOS (stress analysis)
  • Mechanical Desktop
  • Autodesk Inventor
  • AutoCAD packages
  • Several in-house analysis codes