Company News
11th June 2014:

HELYX-OS v2.1.0 released by ENGYS. An open-source GUI for OPENFOAM®.

ENGYS is pleased to announce the release v2.1.0 of HELYX-OS, an open-source graphical user interface designed to work with the current version of OPENFOAM® v2.3.x. The GUI is free to download from sourceforge for Linux systems and is delivered to the public under the GNU General Public License.
HELYX-OS v2.1.0 incorporates a considerable number of improvements and bug fixes over HELYX-OS v2.0.1. The main features of HELYX-OS v2.1.0 include among other things:
  • Support for OPENFOAM® v2.3.x

  • New solver tab with solver monitoring and solution residuals chart

  • Support for high Mach, highly compressible flow solvers

  • Improved usability via an enhanced tree navigation system

  • Geometry and mesh patches properties clone and copy

  • Automatic update notification system

A version of HELYX-OS v2.1.0 with OPENFOAM® v2.3.x for Windows is also available as a single installation file for support customers only.


For further information about HELYX-OS features, available support packages and download please visit


About ENGYS:

ENGYS develops, supports and delivers best-in-class CAE software solutions based on open source technologies, offering a variety of expert products and services focused around the OPENFOAM® library for CFD and DAKOTA for MDO. ENGYS involvement with FOAM and OPENFOAM® dates back to 1999, providing unparalleled knowledge and experience in the development, integration and application of this tool to deliver open-source based CFD solutions worldwide. The company operates globally through a network of offices in the UK, Germany, Italy, USA and Australia, and local distributors in Japan, Korea and Benelux.