|CADWorx CAU2012 Express Class Preview
Intelligent P&IDs Creating Useful Documents for the Complete Project Lifestyle
Just as databases have become part of our everyday lives, it also seems that the promise of intelligent P&IDs has been part of our conversation for at least a generation. Yet to this day intelligent P&IDs seem to mean little more than tagged blocks and the ability to output valve and instrument lists. During this session you will learn how easy it is to setup project databases to create truly intelligent P&IDs. You will discover how this intelligence allows you to run reports, link important project information, and attach design and engineering deliverables to P&ID components, for retrieval throughout the project and plant lifecycles.
Building Piping Specs to Improve and Speed Model Creation
Any successful project needs good piping specifications that not only identify what can be used in the design, but also defines rules that need to be adhered to for safe and effective design. Learn how the new and improved piping catalog specification tools, in the latest version of CADWorx, offer increased power and flexibility by allowing users to leverage the new self-aware components to provide accurate rules-based intelligent modeling that is rarely seen in AutoCAD-based plant design systems.
Building Plant Models using the Latest CADWorx Plant Professional
The ability to create quality intelligent plant design models quickly and easily is a common goal of most plant design workgroups. This year CADWorx Plant Professional has undergone a major update in its modeling capabilities. These changes not only greatly increase the program’s capabilities but also make it one of the easiest plant design solutions on the market. During this session learn what you need to know to make the new optional rules-based modeling systems and powerful editing capabilities work for you. You will also learn how self-aware components make model changes, such as change size and change specifications, greatly improve your efficiency.
Creating Quality Plant Deliverables Quickly and Accurately using CADWorx Plant Professional
Producing deliverables from your plant designs can always be a challenge and for many legibility has been the main criteria in the production of these deliverables. But times have changed and more and more companies are looking to make better use of the time spent in the development of their plant models. This in-depth session will show you how to leverage the plant model to quickly create impressive plans, sections and elevations with full annotation. Learn also how ISOGEN can be used out of the box to quickly create fabrication isometrics, and how switches and customization can be easily used to modify ISOGEN output based on each project’s requirements. Discover for yourself why CADWorx has developed a reputation of being the world’s best AutoCAD-based plant design solution.
Leveraging Point Clouds to Produce Accurate Models of Existing Plants
Scanned data is being increasingly used for the cost effective capture of existing physical plant data. The challenge has always been the closing of the loop between cost effective point cloud data capture and the delivery of a useful intelligent model. In this session learn how you can leverage scanned data to quickly and accurately produce fully intelligent CADWorx Plant models. See how using CADWorx fieldPipe, CADWorx Plant Professional on your point clouds will enable you to automatically create design and fabrication deliverables such as: fabrication isometrics, plans, sections, elevations, and complete BOM’s. You will also see how bi-directional links to CAESAR II, for pipe stress analysis, can save you time and money, and make your operations safer. See how you can improve your design efficiency by leveraging your point cloud data.