OpenBuildings Update 9 now available

The OpenBuildings product team is pleased to announce the availability of OpenBuildings Designer CONNECT Edition, Update 9 (v10.09.00.83) through the Bentley CONNECT CenterSoftware Downloads portal, or the desktop CONNECTION Client. Important installation requirements and notices are found in the Readme. 

  • This version incorporates several new productivity enhancements and user-requested fixes - please find the main aspects specific to OpenBuildings Energy Simulator here. 

  • For the full announcement, including download and installation instructions, please see here.

Some of the new aspects include:

New Roof Setup Interface, including false ceilings, room selection and overhangs for Simulation:

PartL for the Republic of Ireland:

PartL for Northern Ireland (i.e. PartF):

Simplified HVAC interface: