Engineering Services


Finite Element Analysis


Vital Link, Inc. utilizes SolidWorks Simulation and Cosmos/M finite element analysis (FEA) software to optimize new designs and analyze existing designs. We offer consulting services in the following disciplines:


  • Linear Static Structural Analysis
  • Natural Frequency Analysis
  • Buckling Analysis
  • Dynamic Analysis
  • Nonlinear Contact, Material, and Large Displacement Analysis
  • Analysis of Composite Structures
  • Heat Transfer Analysis

Our engineering staff has extensive experience and supports FEA analysis in the following fields:


  • Jet Engine Test Stands, Thrust Frames and Adapters
  • Other Jet Engine Test Equipment
  • Manned Spaceflight
  • Commercial Aircraft
  • Turbomachinery
  • Pressure Vessels (ASME Section VIII, Division 1)

Finite Element Analysis

Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD)


Vital Link provides aerodynamic analyses and design services to develop new and modified test cell designs.