Fulfilled R&D projects

FE modeling and modal analysis of the reciprocating compressor of the catalytic reforming apparatus

Keywords Catalytic reforming, compressor, sucktion buffers, electrical motor, foundation, modal analysis
Programs in use SolidWorks, COSMOSWorks, ANSYS

3D CAD/FEM/CAE of the reciprocating compressor

3D CAD/FEM/CAE of the reciprocating compressor

Results of FE analysis in COSMOSWorks. First modal shape

Results of FE analysis in COSMOSWorks. First modal shape


Comparison of results obtained in ANSYS and COSMOSWorks

Mode shape

Frequency, Hz
COSMOSWorks

 Frequency, Hz
ANSYS

1

 13.7

 13.6

2

 18.5

 18.4

3

 23.4

 22.7

4

 24.3

 28.2