GRM Consulting

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GRM is an award winning provider of Advanced Engineering Optimisation Software and Design Engineering Consulting Services.

Within its core is the development and application of design optimisation methodologies to solve complex engineering problems, assisting customers with product, analysis and software solutions whilst providing powerful, and more cost effective alternative software solutions to OptiStruct and Nastran. GRM’s software tools can work standalone, or as fully integrated extensions to tools such as SOLIDWORKS Simulation, ANSYS and Abaqus. The embedded solutions enable customers to perform efficient optimisation without needing to leave their familiar user environment.

GRM are the official European distributors of Vanderplaat’s R&D design optimisation software, including the class leading product GENESIS, as well as developers of the TruForm suite of integrated optimisation tools.

For over 12 years GRM have developed leading innovations in optimised designs, providing customers with tools to reduce their products’ development costs and timescales.


GRM prides itself in providing software solutions which are suitable for a range of needs from entry level generative design to top end standalone FEA packages. Our design optimisation methods have been developed to deliver the ultimate in light-weight design; our products in this field cover all the optimisation methods expected of a leading software provider. GRM are continually updating their products based on industry needs, to ensure they provide the latest optimisation methods to customers. GRM have a suite of products which can be seen below;

Genesis – Enterprise stand-alone finite element analysis and design optimisation software package providing advanced optimisation capabilities.

OptiAssist – Composite optimisation tool.

TruForm SW – Generative Design add-in to SOLIDWORKS.

TruForm Creo – Integrated Generative Design tool for PTC Creo

TruForm – Topology Optimisation plug-in to Abaqus.

GTAM – Genesis Topology Optimisation within ANSYS Mechanical.

GSAM – Genesis Structural Optimisation within ANSYS Mechanical.

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