The fun part of FEA, after all the meticulous work that goes in, is animating the results. The animations shown below are all actual examples of work we have done over the years. I hope you find them interesting.
These first three videos show the structural analysis animation of the Raft System discussed elsewhere on this website. This system is towed behind a Multicat and can be used to cheaply install and retrieve submerged tidal generators.
Impact of dropped shipping container on a subsea pipeline protected by a concrete mattress
Submarine Buckling Collapse
Submarine Hatch Mechanism
Sea Transportation and Assembly Grillage for Tidal Generator.