Company News
8th August 2014:

HELYX-OS v2.1.1 released by ENGYS. An open-source GUI for OPENFOAM®.


ENGYS is delighted to announce the release v2.1.1 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 v2.1.1 incorporates numerous improvements and bug fixes over HELYX-OS v2.1.0, including among other things:
  • Additional boundary conditions for VOF multiphase flows. 

  • Improved solution residuals chart.

  • Improved fields initialisation.

  • Improved 3D graphics display.

A version of HELYX-OS v2.1.1 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.