Castle is the most innovative CAD CAE product for the aluminum die casting industry. The solutions developed by PiQ2 are based on a revolutionary concept for the world of software used in process simulation applications: the co-existence, within a single piece of software of advanced mathematical calculations based on the laws of physics and the development teams’ many years of practical foundry experience.


-Full 3D CAD capabilities

-Model preparation and setup for the calculation in under a minute

-Multiprocessing and cloud computing compatible

-Dual Phase simulation: metal pulverization, spray effect and micro air entrapments detected.

-Vacuum and vent effects calculation

-Interactive practical suggestions


Discover your suitable solution package

-Hybrid Mesh Approach > read more

-Process Optimization > read more

-Fast Runners simulation > read more

-Filling and solidification analyses > read more


Hardware suggestions

CPU: Processor Intel® Xeon® E5-2609 v2 (quad-core HT, 2,5 GHz, 10 MB) RAM: 16 Gb DDR3 with ECC RDIMM a 1866MHz Graphic card: NVIDIA® Quadro® K2000 2 GB or similar (alternatively: NVidia GeForce GTX 670) HDD: 1TB 3.5inch (7200 RPM) SATA / Alternatively: 1 SSD da 128 Gb (OS + Programs) + HDD SATA 1Gb (Data)