HUNTSVILLE, Ala., May 20, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Intergraph® CADWorx® & Analysis University 2015 (CAU2015) is being held again as part of HxGN LIVE, Hexagon's annual international user conference, set for June 1-4, 2015, at the MGM Grand Hotel in Las Vegas, Nevada. CAU2015@HxGN LIVE will feature advanced plant design and engineering instruction for current and future users of CADWorx®, CAESAR II®, PV Elite® and GT STRUDL®.
The conference includes informative lectures and hands-on labs led by designers, engineers and product developers, plus customer end-user interaction and networking opportunities. Attendees can select from dozens of educational classes, including 22 Intergraph CADWorx classes, 12 CAESAR II classes, 10 PV Elite classes, nine GT STRUDL classes and numerous customer success story presentations. CAU2015 attendees also have the option to attend over 150 engineering design-related HxGN LIVE sessions, based around a board range of Hexagon solutions, at no extra cost.
The winners of the annual Drivers of Success competition will be recognized during CAU2015@HxGN LIVE for their achievements and innovative use of CADWorx, CAESAR II and PV Elite, including applications of the products, impressive project results, integration of the products and significant benefits from collaboration among disciplines.
As part of a global event, CAU2015@HxGN LIVE welcomes international and domestic attendees who represent owner operators, small to large engineering, procurement and construction companies, and fabricators, all seeking to improve their design and engineering effectiveness.
CAU2015@HxGN LIVE opens on Monday, June 1, at 9 a.m. with the welcome keynote address by Rick Allen, president of Intergraph CADWorx & Analysis Solutions (ICAS). Allen will share his vision for the plant design industry and what ICAS is doing to meet current challenges and build on the strong capabilities that Intergraph solutions offer. Also, attendees will hear customer presentations as part of the keynote about how they have achieved success using Intergraph solutions.
"This is the eighth year we have held these CAU events, and they continue to offer a broad range of in-depth sessions for both experienced and new users of our products," said Allen. "CAU2015 will be the first year that we will incorporate GT STRUDL into this event, something we started with our regional CAU Express events late last year. Attendees also will have the added opportunity to visit The Zone at HxGN LIVE for one-on-one product presentations and to interact with our product experts."
Featured in The Zone at HxGN LIVE for the first time will be Intergraph Visual Vessel Design, a newly acquired solution for pressure vessel and heat exchanger analysis used by refiners, EPCs and independent consultants for onshore and offshore applications. For more information about Visual Vessel Design, visit www.intergraph.com/go/vvd.
For more information about CAU2015@HxGN LIVE, visit www.coade.com/CAU2015. A direct link to the registration page is available at https://hxgnlive.smarteventscloud.com/portal/newreg.ww.
Intergraph's CADWorx & Analysis solutions 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.
Information on Intergraph's analysis solutions can be found at www.intergraph.com/ppm/analysis.
Intergraph Technical User Forum (TUF) LinkedIn groups provide an online discussion forum for year-round networking between users. To learn more about Intergraph solutions and network with other Intergraph users, visit www.intergraph.com/go/tuf.
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 and Infrastructure Worldwide Outlook Market Analysis and Forecast Through 2018."
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