Intergraph® Process, Power & Marine Releases CADWorx® 2016

Intelligent AutoCAD®-based 3D plant design solution boasts new capabilities and performance enhancements

Nov 12, 2015, 14:00 ET from Intergraph

HUNTSVILLE, Ala., Nov. 12, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Intergraph® Process, Power & Marine (PP&M), part of Hexagon and the world's leading provider of enterprise engineering software enabling smarter design and operation of plants, ships and offshore facilities, today announced the release of CADWorx® 2016, the next-generation software solution for plant design and automation.  

CADWorx 2016, an AutoCAD®-based intelligent 2D and 3D plant design system, features significant enhancements including capabilities for greater control of material assignment at the specification level, management of all specification content across all versions, the ability to facilitate the use of highly specialized components with combination of different end-types, and much more.

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Intergraph CADWorx & Analysis Solutions President Rick Allen said, "The power of CADWorx to automate the design process helps lower companies' ongoing administrative and operational investments. CADWorx has helped many engineering firms succeed, especially on fast-track projects, such as brownfield, revamp and maintenance projects.

"We are finding that even small fast-turnaround projects still require quality clash-free models from which automatic deliverables can be generated. For clients, limited scope is no excuse for poor deliverables, and with oil prices at all-time lows we are seeing a keener focus on making sure that what is already working is doing so as efficiently and effectively as possible."

Patrick Holcomb, Intergraph Process, Power & Marine executive vice president of global business development and marketing, said, "CADWorx 2016 provides the most complete range of tools for efficient plant design in the market today and incorporates a number of significant enhancements to help streamline work processes. These enhancements will provide plant designers and engineers more flexibility in using the software."

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.

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The ARC Advisory Group, a leading industry analyst firm, ranked Intergraph Process, Power & Marine 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 and Infrastructure Worldwide Outlook Market Analysis and Forecast Through 2019."

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.

Hexagon Process, Power & Marine is part of Hexagon (Nasdaq Stockholm: HEXA B;, a leading global provider of information technologies that drive quality and productivity improvements across geospatial and industrial enterprise applications.

© 2015 Intergraph Corporation. All rights reserved. Intergraph is part of Hexagon. Intergraph and the Intergraph logo are registered trademarks of Intergraph Corporation or its subsidiaries in the United States and in other countries. CADWorx, CAESAR II, PV Elite and GT STRUDL are registered trademarks, and TANK is a trademark of Intergraph Corporation. Other brands and product names are trademarks of their respective owners.

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