Awards & Recognition

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The Boeing Company
MSC Software receives the 2017 Boeing Performance Excellence Award

The Boeing Company issues the award annually to recognize suppliers who have achieved superior performance

Tech in Motion
MSC Wins Best Tech Work Culture

Tech in Motion recognizes the top tech workplaces in Orange County at the 2017 Timmy Awards

Institute of Acoustics
2017 Peter Lord Award

FFT, an MSC Software Company, has been recognized by the Institute of Acoustics as the winner of the 2017 Peter Lord Award for Actran TM

2017 American Business Awards Silver Winner
New Product or Service of the Year - Software - Other

MSC Software Corporation, Newport Beach, CA: MSC Apex Fossa

2017 American Business Awards Bronze Winner
Executive of the Year - Computer Software - 500 or More Employees

MSC Software Corporation, Newport Beach, CA: Dominic Gallello, CEO

NASA Tech Briefs
2016 Product of the Year

MSC's Marc Awarded 22nd Annual NASA Tech Briefs Readers' Choice Award

Design News
2017 Golden Mousetrap Winner

MSC Apex Fossa has won the prestigious Golden Mousetrap Awards for 2017.

JEC Innovation Awards
2017 JEC Innovation Winner

e-Xstream engineering, an MSC Software Company and co-winners Solvay Engineering Plastics and Solvay Specialty Polymers have been recognized with a JEC Innovation Award for launching Digimat Additive Manufacturing.

R&D 100
2016 Winner

Digimat, the multi-scale material modeling platform, was recognized as the recipient for the 2016 R&D 100 Award. e-Xstream engineering developed Digimat Virtual Allowable ("VA"), - provides users with an embedded vertical solution specifically tailored for aerospace and automotive composites structures.

IT World Awards
2016 Gold Winner

MSC Apex was the Gold Winner in the following categories:

'IT Products and Services for Manufacturing'
'Most Innovative IT Software – 500-2,499 employees'
'Hot Technologies' for EMEA and APAC – 500-2,499 employees

IT World Awards
2016 Silver Winner

MSC Apex was the Silver Winner in the following category: 'Hot Technologies' for USA – 500-2,499 employees

German Stevie® Awards
2016 Silver Stevie® Award

MSC Apex won the Silver German Stevie Award in the category: 'Product of the Year" - Software Development Solution.'

Asia-Pacific Stevie® Awards
2016 Gold Stevie® Award

MSC Apex won the Gold Asia-Pacific Stevie Award in the category: 'Innovation in Product Design & Development'

Asia-Pacific Stevie® Awards
2016 Silver Stevie® Award

Simufact.welding won the Silver Asia-Pacific Award in the category: 'Innovation in Technology Development'

R&D 100
2015 Winner

MSC Apex won the R&D 100 Award. This accolade demonstrates MSC's commitment to developing innovative engineering simulation software to help manufacturers advance their product designs with higher confidence and at less cost.

Awards for Composites Excellence
2015 Equipment and Tooling Innovation Award Winner

JEC Composites Group
2015 JEC Americas Innovation Award

The JEC Group awarded Digimat-VA with its 2015 JEC Americas Innovation Award.

The International Business Awards
2015 Silver Stevie® Award

MSC Apex was named the winner of a Silver Stevie® Award in the 'Best New Product of the Year' Software Category by The International Business Awards.

The American Business Awards
2015 Bronze Stevie® Award

MSC Apex was named the winner of a Bronze Stevie® Award in the 'Best New Product of the Year' Software Category by The American Business Awards.

NASA Tech Briefs
2014 Product of the Year

MSC Software's Apex CAE platform has been named NASA Tech Briefs 2014 Readers' Choice Product of the Year.

Design News
2015 Golden Mousetrap Winner


JEC Composites Group
2014 JEC Americas Innovation Award

The JEC Group awarded Digimat with its 2014 JEC Americas Innovation Award at its recent event in Boston. The judges based their decision on Digimat's ability to provide engineers and designers with advanced, accurate descriptions of local composite behavior.

Control Engineering
2015 Engineers' Choice Honorable Mention

Adams-FMI Earned Honorable Mention Recognition from Control Engineering in software – Control Design category.

Design News
2013 Golden Mousetrap Finalist

Adams/Machinery was recognized as a Finalist for its use by engineers in evaluating complex interactions relating to motion, structures, actuation, and controls. Engineers rely on Adams to optimize product designs for performance, safety, and comfort.

Automotive Testing Technology International
2013 CAE Innovation of the Year

MSC Software's Nastran Embedded Fatigue (NEF) Honored as CAE Innovation of the Year by Automotive Testing Technology International Magazine. MSC Nastran helps engineers reduce the time to complete large fatigue and durability simulations while delivering product optimization.

2013 Silver Stevie Award Winner
American Business Awards

The Stevie Awards were created to honor and generate public recognition of the achievements and positive contributions of organizations and business people worldwide. MSC Software is a global leader in helping product manufacturers to advance their engineering methods with simulation software and services

Ernst & Young
2013 Semi Finalist - Entrepreneur of the Year

Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of The Year recognizes both seasoned and emerging business leaders for bringing innovative companies to success. As a trusted partner, MSC Software helps companies improve quality, save time, and reduce costs associated with design and test of manufactured products.

KEM Selects Adams as Product of the Year

KEM Magazine recognized Adams for its ongoing enhancements in vehicle dynamics, usability, and performance. Adams helps engineers to study the dynamics of moving parts, and how loads and forces are distributed throughout mechanical systems.