HUNTSVILLE, Ala., Nov. 7, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Intergraph® Process, Power & Marine (PP&M), part of Hexagon and the world's leading provider of enterprise engineering software to the process, power and marine industries, today announces the release of Intergraph CADWorx® Structure 2017, an AutoCAD-based fit-for-purpose tool for creating concrete and steel structure designs and engineers who model plant buildings, pipe racks, offshore topsides, and industrial structures that are part of the process, power, and manufacturing plant world.
This solution has been developed with end users in mind at every decision point and includes the targeted tools needed to create revenue-driven plant structure models very easily and quickly. Just as CADWorx Plant Professional provides an easy-to-use solution for piping designers, CADWorx Structure is focused on excelling in structural modeling and design. While other structural software packages are overrun with options and add-ons a structural designer will never use, CADWorx Structure has been purpose built to deliver structural designs with virtually no technical and administrative overhead.
"We are very happy to include CADWorx Structure into the CADWorx Plant Design Suite, and we are certain it fills the industry's need for a purpose-built structural design solutions," said Intergraph CADWorx & Analysis Solutions President Rick Allen. "CADWorx has been unique in delivering effective and easy-to-use solutions to customer's problems, and we will continue to expand CADWorx into other 3D modeling markets in the coming years.
"The industry has spoken: CADWorx is the answer."
Intergraph CADWorx® & Analysis Solutions' offerings allow design and engineering to share relevant information seamlessly, thereby maintaining accuracy and improving efficiency. These include CADWorx Plant Design Suite, for AutoCAD®-based intelligent plant design modeling, process schematics and automatic production of plant design deliverables; CADWorx DraftPro®, a free solution for intelligent 2D design and layout; CAESAR II®, the world's most widely used pipe stress analysis software; PV Elite®, for vessel and exchanger design and analysis; TANK™, for the design and analysis of oil storage tanks; GT STRUDL®, one of the most trusted, adaptable and fully-integrated structural analysis solutions in the world; and Visual Vessel Design, a comprehensive pressure vessel, shell and tube exchanger, and boiler design and analysis solution.
Visit ppm.intergraph.com/products/3d-product-family/cadworx for more information about CADWorx Structure.
Information on Intergraph's analysis solutions can be found at ppm.intergraph.com/analysis.
Intergraph Technical User Forum (TUF) LinkedIn groups provide an online discussion forum for year-round networking between users. To learn more about CADWorx and network with other Intergraph users, visit ppm.intergraph.com/technical-user-forums.
The ARC Advisory Group, a leading industry analyst firm, ranked Intergraph as the No. 1 overall worldwide provider of engineering solutions for plant design (process, power and marine), according to its "Engineering Design Tools for Plants & Infrastructure Global Market Research Study Market Analysis and Forecast Through 2020."
About Intergraph Process, Power & Marine
Soon to be known as Hexagon Process, Power & Marine, Intergraph Process, Power & Marine is the leading global provider of engineering software for the design, construction and operation of plants, ships and offshore facilities.
Process, Power & Marine is part of Hexagon (Nasdaq Stockholm: HEXA B; hexagon.com), a leading global provider of information technologies that drive quality and productivity across geospatial and industrial enterprise applications.
© 2016 Hexagon AB and/or its subsidiaries and affiliates. Intergraph is part of Hexagon. All rights reserved. CADWorx, CAESAR II, PV Elite, GT STRUDL and SmartPlant are registered trademarks and Intergraph Smart and TANK are trademarks of Intergraph Corporation. Other brands and product names are trademarks of their respective owners.
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