OPAL-RT TECHNOLOGIES is proud to announce a $5M loan from Investissement Québec.

[Montreal, Quebec, Canada, August 28, 2017] – OPAL-RT TECHNOLOGIES is proud to announce a $5M loan from Investissement Québec (IQ), a provincial investment group tasked with promoting and nurturing Quebec’s most innovative businesses, both at home and on the world stage. This loan will allow OPAL-RT TECHNOLOGIES to grow on both fronts, securing new footholds in the international market and developing a new line of simulators aimed at cost-conscious SMBs.Read Press Release

OPAL-RT TECHNOLOGIES Announces New Strategic Partnership with Imperix for the Acceleration of Power Electronics Innovation

OPAL-RT TECHNOLOGIES has partnered with Imperix, a Swiss company developing high-end control equipment and prototyping hardware, as their exclusive North and South American distributor. Together they have developed a fully compatible Power Electronics Hardware-in-the-loop (HIL) and Rapid control prototyping (RCP) test bench designed to foster the acceleration of innovation for R&D power electronic engineers.Read Press Release

A France-Canada Industrial Research Chair to Address Power System Disruptions

An industrial research chair has just been launched at the Polytechnique Montréal, Canada. It brings together students, researchers and professors, as well as internationally renowned industrial partners such as CRSNG / Hydro-Québec / RTE / EDF and OPAL-RT. The team will be studying the simulation of transient phenomena in power transmission networks.Read Press Release

International User Conference OPAL-RT : Munich, June 7-8, 2016

OPAL-RT TECHNOLOGIES opened its European division in Paris, in December 2009 and, only a few months later, organized its very first conference for OPAL-RT’s European users. Backed by a very active European user community, OPAL-RT Europe planned several subsequent events, User Conferences, dedicated solely to them in Paris in 2010 and 2013, and Barcelona in 2015.Read Press Release

OPAL-RT TECHNOLOGIES named Company of the Year at the Mercuriades 2016 Awards


OPAL-RT TECHNOLOGIES, world leader in real-time simulation is proud to announce it has won two awards at the Mercuriades 2016 contest. The company received the most prestigious title,Company of the Year SMB, as well as the prize for the International Market Development, Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec, category.Read Press Release

E.ON Energy Research Center builds first interface between OPAL-RT and RTDS Technologies real-time simulators, opens a new era of collaborative research opportunities


The mission of the E.ON Energy Research Center at RWTH Aachen University, Germany, is to study the potentials of energy savings, energy efficiency and sustainable energy supplies. Being a public-private partnership between industry and the scientific community, the E.ON Energy Research Center strongly believes in the collaboration between research facilities.Read Press Release

Real-time simulation: a common point for DERlab R&D institutes


DERlab is the acronym for the European Distributed Energy Resources Laboratories professional association. Its goal is to facilitate the integration of decentralized renewable energy sources into the main grid, most notably by working to implement common standards and quality criteria. Since 2008, the association has offered testing and consulting services to help the transition toward less centralized networks.Read Press Release

Women’s place in engineering: OPAL-RT rewarded for its commitment


Convinced that each company must be socially responsible, OPAL-RT has always done its best to recruit qualified women, regardless of the job. This year marks the first time the company has achieved parity between male and female employees in its offices in France. Today, this division counts 6 men and 6 women, working side by side on a daily basis.Read Press Release