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With over 35 years of experience, the TriMech Group offers a comprehensive range of design, engineering, staffing and manufacturing solutions backed by experience and expertise that is unrivalled in the industry. The TriMech Group's solutions are delivered by the divisions and brands shown here, use the links above to visit the group's websites and learn more.

Simulation Software


Our TruForm solutions are available for use with:


Industry-leading Topolofy Plug-In for Abaqus
TruForm is an integrated Topology Optimisation solution for Abaqus/ CAE users. Powered by an embedded version of the industry leading optimisation solver VR&D Genesis, TruForm provides a powerful optimisation method in a simple and straightforward user interface.

Benefits and Capabilities:
  • Complete integration to Abaqus/ CAE.
  • Perform mass reduction studies or optimal load path analysis.
  • Reduce costs and improve performance.
  • Requires no pre-preparation of Abaqus/ CAE models.


TruForm for SOLIDWORKS is an integrated simulation software solution for SOLIDWORKS®, providing users with a powerful topology optimisation method within a simple and straightforward interface

Benefits and Capabilities:
  • The ability to lightweight designs to reduce mass and material cost
  • 'Right First Time' designs
  • Identify and resolve design issues
  • Optimise designs for additive manufacture
  • Competitive Pricing Structure
Examples and case studies

TruForm FOR Creo

TruForm Creo brings the benefits of Topology optimisation to users of PTC Creo. Via a simple integrated interface, users will be able to harness the power of topology to lightweight and improve their designs.

Benefits and Capabilities:
  • The ability to lightweight designs to reduce mass and material cost
  • 'Right First Time' designs
  • Identify and resolve design issues
Before You Apply...
Eligibility Check

To apply for the SOLIDWORKS for Startups programme, double check that you qualify. Successful applications must:

  • Be a new SOLIDWORKS customer.
  • Have been in business for less than 5 years.
  • Be designing and building a physical product with an aim to sell it in the market.
  • Currently make less than £1 million from revenue & funding.

Contact us via the form opposite for a quick assessment of your eligibility.

Unassisted Application

To maximise your chances of being approved with your first application, we recommend completing the application form opposite.

Our experienced team will then assist you and offer support throughout the application process.

However, if you would prefer to take the initial steps alone, then follow the link below to apply directly via the online registration form on the SOLIDWORKS website.

Apply via


Please fill in the form below to enquire about SOLIDWORKS for Startups today and one of our consultants will be in touch to assist you with your application.

This is our recommended application route for joining the SOLIDWORKS for Startups programme.

Alternatively, give us a call on 01926 333777 and we can answer any questions you might have about the application process, advise you on your chances of success, and offer further guidance.

 Solid Solutions | Trimech Group