Oil & Gas



Concorde Hotel, Singapore, 28 June 2011

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The ANSYS ASEAN Marine, Oil & Gas (AAMOG 2011) Singapore, organised by CAD-IT Consultants with the support of ANSYS Inc. at the Concorde Hotel on 28 June 2011, was graced by more than 100 leaders, practitioners and simulation enthusiasts from the Marine, Chemical and Oil & Gas industries.


Delegates arriving early at the
registration booth.

Delegates networking over breakfast.

The audience waiting for the seminar to commence.


Mr Terence Chan welcomed the delegates with an Opening Address and a Corporate Presentation of the CAD-IT Group. He also highlighted the very attractive Productivity and Innovation Credit scheme offered by the Singapore government through tax benefits for companies who invest in R & D, automation and productivity solutions.



Mr Terence Chan, CEO of CAD-IT,
welcoming guests with a
Corporate Presentation

Mr Michael Slack of ANSYS Inc. sharing
how ANSYS CFD is applied extensively
in the Marine, Oil & Gas industries.

Mr Paul Schofield of ANSYS Inc. explaining
how ANSYS is used for subsea
equipment and machinery design.


ANSYS Inc.’s Mr. Paul Schofield (Lead Engineer) and Mr. Michael Slack (Team leader – Fluids) shared extensively about the different challenges for each application in the Marine, Chemical and Oil & Gas industries. With more than four decades’ worth of industry experience between them, their sharing proved valuable to everyone present.


Mr. Schofield focused on offshore structures, subsea equipment and machinery, as well as hydrodynamics and mooring, while Mr. Slack shared his expertise in offshore drilling and production, gas dispersion and smoke, as well as separation and sloshing.


Mr Michael Slack, Mr Paul Schofield (both from ANSYS Inc.) and Mr Melvin Leong (from Prospect Asia)
receiving a token of appreciation respectively from Mr Terence Chan


Two distinguished guests presented case studies to show how the use of ANSYS has greatly benefitted their companies. Mr. Melvin Leong, Senior Engineer from Prospect Asia, highlighted how computational fluid dynamics (CFD) can provide effective solutions for the Oil & Gas industry, including hydrodynamic loading, thermal and erosion analysis, and plume dispersion.


Mr. Alex MacGregor, Business Development Manager from Managed Pressure Operations, shared how their offshore systems are designed and optimized using ANSYS.


Mr Alex MacGregor sharing how ANSYS
is used in the optimization of their
offshore systems.

A packed ballrooom of delegates
listening intently.

Panel of invited speakers.


CAD-IT's partners, IBM and NVIDIA, shared how their products drastically increase ANSYS simulation throughout. Mr. Abele Stoelwinder, an Advanced Technical Specialist from IBM, shared at length about IBM's High Performance Computing (HPC) solutions while Mr Yeo Ngee Seng, Regional Channel Manager from NVIDIA, described the capabilities of NVIDIA Graphics Processing Units (GPU).


Mr. Abele Stoelwinder highlighting
the power of IBM HPC solutions.

Mr. Yeo Ngee Seng stressing the
capabilities of NVIDIA GPU.
Mr. Terence Chan giving the
Closing Address.


More than 80% of the participants stated that their objectives have been fulfilled, while 75% of the participants agreed that the use of ANSYS Simulation Driven Product Development™ solutions will accelerate product development while producing more innovative and higher quality products. CAD-IT is also thankful for the valuable testimonials received from the delegates. (Please see below.)


The delegates had plenty of networking opportunities.


Mr Terence Chan and Ms Florence Tan,
the CEO and COO of CAD-IT respectively.

Mr Yves Dehouck, Channel Director for SEA
from ANSYS Inc, with Ms Florence Tan
and Mr Terence Chan.

CAD-IT with her partners --


We want to take this opportunity to say THANK YOU to all our valued partners for your support and partnership, and to our valued customers for giving us the opportunity to be your preferred technology partner.


The CAD-IT Singapore Team.


CAD-IT expresses heartfelt thanks ...

To all our valued partners -- ANSYS, IBM and NVIDIA for your support and partnership,

To all our valued customers for giving us the opportunity to be your preferred technology partner and

To all who have joined us and made this event the success it has been.




"I would like to attend more of such events because they are informative and offer great networking opportunities."

Mr. Liu Gui Ming, APL Management



"This is an excellent event as it broadens one's views by generating market awareness."

Mr. Ho Sau Kang, Braemer Falconer Pte Ltd



"This seminar is very informative and useful for our work because it features many different applications for engineering projects."

Mr. Stephen Mark de Jesus, Chiyoda Singapore Pte Ltd



"I attended this event to gain insights about ANSYS and how it can assist my work. Not only have my objectives been fulfilled, I have also witnessed the different applications of ANSYS and how they can be used to various types of work."

Mr. Kenn Tan, Chiyoda Singapore Pte Ltd



"After attending this seminar, I am able to correlate my company's software needs and what ANSYS provides. The speakers were also very knowledgeable and friendly."

 Mr. Patrick Wong, Envipure Pte Ltd



"My purpose for attending this event is to understand how various ANSYS products are used in the Oil & Gas industry and can be applied in my flow assurance work. All the topics covered are comprehensive and there are plenty of animations and illustrations."

Mr. Ronald Chew, FMC Technologies (S) Pte Ltd



"The presentations on the applicability of ANSYS for Oil & Gas are very good."

Mr. Janardhana S. S., Foster Wheeler



"This seminar enabled me to learn what type of CFD applications are used in the Oil & Gas industry, and what the industry is doing."

Mr. Cary Turangan, Institute of High Performance Computing



"I have managed to find out more about the technological developments in the Oil & Gas industry."

Mr. Lun Yu Xiong, Keppel Singmarine



"The information provided on the capabilities of ANSYS software is highly relevant to the Oil & Gas industry."

Mr. Nasrul Ramli, Masstrans Pte Ltd



"This is a wonderful forum in brainstorming of simulation-driven product design for the Oil & Gas industry."

Dr George Xu, Parsons Brinckerhoff Pte Ltd



"The industry speakers gave excellent overviews of how ANSYS can be used for simulation of various conditions."

Mr. Koy Soon Hean, Saipem Singapore



"All the sectors for Oil & Gas are comprehensively covered."

Mr. Rahul Barve, SeaTech Solutions



"This event brilliantly presents the applications of ANSYS in different areas."

Mr. Zhang Qizhun, Sembawang Shipyard



"This seminar has enabled me to understand the various ANSYS modules and the capabilities of complex FEA and CFD simulations for the Oil & Gas industry."

Mr. Anne Phanikumar, Sulzer Chemtech



"After attending this seminar, I have a clearer picture of the features and functionalities of ANSYS Workbench with AQWA and ASAS."

Dr. Gobinda Singh, Tanker Pacific Management



"Through this event, I have learnt new methods and best practices using ANSYS. The presentations on the capabilities of ANSYS, types of analysis in the Oil & Gas industry, and case studies are all highly commendable."

Mr. Christian N. Della, Vestas Technology R&D






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