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Scanscot Technology Joins TECHNIA

Stockholm, Lund, Nov 2, 2020


TECHNIA, the #1 knowledge leader in PLM and Engineering, today announced that they have acquired Scanscot Technology AB – a Nordic leader in advanced simulation – based in Lund and Gothenburg, Sweden. Scanscot Technology will become part of the TECHNIA Nordic and Benelux Division, covering all Nordic regions and work globally to strengthen TECHNIA’s Simulation Centre of Excellence.

Scanscot Technology is the leading Nordic reseller of SIMULIA, the simulation software portfolio from Dassault Systemés. The company has also developed BRIGADE – an Abaqus/SIMULIA-based standalone software suite for simulation of bridges and civil infrastructure. Scanscot brings extensive knowledge and experience of advanced simulation services to a wide range of industries such as Civil Infrastructure, Big Science, and Nuclear.

The newly enriched TECHNIA Simulation Centre of Excellence will provide 3DEXPERIENCE global customers with access to world-leading delivery capacity and expertise. In addition, the recent extension of TECHNIA’s portfolio to include Dassault Systèmes’ SOLIDWORKS enabling TECHNIA to provide focused expertise and support for SIMULIAworks.


“Scanscot is a clear Nordic leader in high-end Simulation. We have worked side by side with many of our customers for the past decade. Now, we decided it’s time to join forces. The combined team will provide world-leading Simulation skill to the Nordic TECHNIA customer base and unchallenged knowledge of the 3DEXPERIENCE platform to Scanscot’s customers. Scanscot and TECHNIA share the values of exploration in frontier technology and relentless focus on customer value creation. Simulation technology and knowledge play significant roles in fulfilling our combined purpose – Making Product Creation Sustainable.”

Jonas Gejer


“Scanscot has achieved considerable growth over the last 6 years by focusing on the Dassault Systèmes simulation portfolio. The 3DEXPERIENCE platform opens up new categories of users and enables simulation capabilities on ‘every engineers desk’. TECHNIA and Scanscot will be the clear Nordic leader, supporting the majority of 3DEXPERIENCE platform domains. Our aim is to deliver even greater value to our customers and enable further growth with new clients.”

Johan Kölfors
CEO Scanscot Technology


“I am delighted to see the further strengthening of TECHNIA & Scanscot’s commitment to Dassault Systèmes. So many of our clients are needing far greater capability in the domain of Simulation far earlier in the product design lifecycle and seeing this investment will encourage and ensure together we become the “trusted advisor” in this Simulation domain leveraging 3DEXPERIENCE Platform. Many thanks to the TECHNIA and Scanscot teams and we very much look forward to driving fast acceleration together in the market.”

John Kitchingman
MD EuroNorth, Dassault Systemés


For more information:

Jonas Gejer, CEO of TECHNIA

phone: +46 (0)733 77 24 14
e-mail: jonas.gejer@technia.com

Johan Kölfors, CEO Scanscot Technology AB

phone: + +46 (0) 706 862334
e-mail: johan.kolfors@scanscot.com


For media enquiries:

Ghassan Sultan, CMO TECHNIA

e-mail: ghassan.sultan@technia.com


About Scanscot Technology

Scanscot Technology is a knowledge-based company at the frontiers of structural engineering. The company was founded in 1992 and has from the beginning been based upon consulting services within civil, structural and mechanical engineering and the development of analysis software products. Scanscot Technology is one of the leading companies in these fields.
Scanscot Technology is Nordic reseller of SIMULIA, the market-leading solution for realistic engineering simulation. The SIMULIA portfolio, developed by Dassault Systèmes, offers powerful tools for simulation of product performance and design optimization.

In addition, Scanscot Technology is developing and marketing BRIGADE, a complete analysis software suite for structural, bridge, and civil engineering. It consists of two powerful analysis tools: BRIGADE/Standard and BRIGADE/Plus.

The consultancy service covers many industrial sectors. Our primary industry sectors include Energy, Industry and Infrastructure & Buildings. Scanscot Technology specializes in technically advanced projects often related to accidental and extreme loading events, optimization, evaluation of specific demands and in-depth investigations. Our engagements range from long-time engagements to rapid-response evaluations, in order to provide our clients with the critical information that both day-to-day and strategic decisions require.
The company is located in Lund and Gothenburg. For more information, please visit www.scanscot.com


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