Computer Platforms

Minimum requirements:

  • Microsoft Windows 7 operating system.
  • 1 GHz CPU and 1 GB RAM.
  • 20 GB hard disk.
  • 19" high resolution monitor.

Recommended requirements:

  • 3 GHz CPU and 4 GB RAM.
  • 500 GB hard disk.
  • 24" high resolution widescreen monitor.

Software Integration

  • PSS/E, conversion routines have been developed to convert the power flow and dynamic data files of PSS/E into Simpow format.
  • TracFeed® Simulation, developed by Balfour Beatty Rail AB, is a railway power supplies simulation software for feasibility and design studies and operator's training. TracFeed® Simulation employs the dynamic simulation core of Simpow and dynamic models together with trains including traffic timetable


Simpow is fully defined by the combination of the figures X.Y.Z where X.Y stands for the release No and Z for the revision No, e.g., X=10, Y=2 and Z=078 usually written as 10.2.078 is equal to release 10.2 and revision 078.

All the licensees are registered with a unique license identity and given a unique key to the support site of Simpow entered from the web page.

Highlights in Simpow v11.0

The new version is now available for all its users. For update information please contact

Basic Functions of Simpow