CONNECT Edition Update 3 release of WaterGEMS, WaterCAD, HAMMER, SewerGEMS, CivilStorm, SewerCAD, and StormCAD (build

We are pleased to announce the availability of CONNECT Edition Update 3 (build of the following Bentley OpenFlows products:

WaterGEMS CONNECT Edition Update 3 (
WaterCAD CONNECT Edition Update 3 (
HAMMER CONNECT Edition Update 3 (
SewerGEMS CONNECT Edition Update 3 (
CivilStorm CONNECT Edition Update 3 (
SewerCAD CONNECT Edition Update 3 (
StormCAD CONNECT Edition Update 3 (

Licensed SELECT and ELS subscribers can upgrade to these new releases at no additional cost. they include enhancements and new features to help you be more successful with your hydraulics and hydrology modeling projects. Below are some of the highlights.

Water products

Improved review of Affected Customers with Pipe Shutdown (WaterGEMS)
Signal-based Daily Demand Adjustments (WaterGEMS)
Derived SCADA Signals (WaterGEMS)
Irrigation Designer tool (WaterGEMS)

Storm and Sewer products

Enhancements to Critical Storm Analysis tool
Custom Reports can now include profiles
Latest version of SWMM numerical solver (5.1.014)
Further collaboration with OpenRoads Designer
Enhancements to hydraulic calculations and reporting when an OpenRoads Designer user uses their OpenFlows storm or sewer license
Designer Report
Improvements to gutter sections viewer
Prototype Copier

All Products

Improvements to Change Tracking
Enhancements to Crossing Pipes Query
Improvements to GIS-ID based ModelBuilder importing
Updated supported Operating Systems and Platforms
Model Compatibility
Stability enhancements and fixes to reported issues

This release integrates with MicroStation V8i SELECTseries 10 and V8i SELECTseries 4. This release supports integration with AutoCAD 2019, 2020, and 2021 (32 bit/64 bit). 

For SewerGEMS, WaterGEMS, and HAMMER, ArcGIS integration supports up to version 10.7.1. See more on ArcGIS Pro integration here.

See the "What's New" articles below for more information on the enhancements and features introduced with this release:

What's New in WaterGEMS and WaterCAD CONNECT Edition Update 3 - Build

What's New in SewerGEMS, CivilStorm, SewerCAD, and StormCAD CONNECT Edition Update 3 - Build

What's new in HAMMER CONNECT Edition Update 3 - Build

For more information on downloading this release, please see the following article:

Downloading OpenFlow Software

Please use our forum to discuss any questions or feedback you have about this release.

Happy modeling!

Bentley Technical Support