• New Release of AutoPIPE SS5 Maintenance Release 1

    We are pleased to announce the commercial release of AutoPIPE SS5 Maintenance Release 1. This new release provides new features, critical code updates, and enhanced product interoperability.

    To learn more about this release and for supporting materials, please view the links below

    • ReadMe File: AutoPIPE SS5 ReadMe File - includes a comprehensive list of what's new and other updates
    • Product Webpage: AutoPIPE…
    • Mon, Oct 6 2014
  • AutoPIPE Webinar - AutoPIPE's Built-In Fluid Transient Analysis Can Easily Define and Solve Difficult Fluid Shock Loadings

      
                
       

    24 September       2014
          10:00 GMT | 11:00       BST

         

    In this       webinar, Bentley Systems’ Phil Senior will provide an overview of       AutoPIPE's built transient analysis module. He will discuss how the       software enables you to quickly examine complex water, steam or gas transients,       commonly called Hammer events, as instantaneous type shock waves can       cause destructive collapse of supports and…

    • Wed, Sep 17 2014
  • AutoPIPE Vessel Webinar – Cost Savings using Design Optimization and New Advanced Loadings

    16 September 2014
    11:00 PDT | 14:00 EDT

    This webinar will demonstrate how AutoPIPE Vessel produces cost effective and optimized design of pressure vessel components like shells, nozzles, transition cones, flanges, and stiffeners under all pressure and external loadings including displacement limits.

    We will also review how the new advanced Wave Motion and Blast Loading allows users to design the vessel to withstand…

    • Mon, Sep 15 2014
  • Patels Airtemp India Ltd. AutoPIPE Vessel User Story

    I must let you know that since year 2004, I am using Microprotol software. I was Chief Executive of Anup Engineering from year 2000 – 2008, Manufacturer of Pressure Vessels and Heat Exchangers. I was also first to integrate Micropotol software to HT...
    • Wed, Sep 3 2014
  • The Benefits of Bentley's AutoPIPE Nonlinear Analysis Engine Webinar

      
                
         

    The Benefits of Bentley's AutoPIPE Nonlinear Analysis       Engine

         

    5 August 2014
          11:00 PDT | 14:00       EDT

         

    Understanding how the       nonlinear analysis engine that Bentley AutoPIPE uses will help users       troubleshoot why some piping models will not converge. This webinar will       also show how the loads are applied and the advantages this engine has       over others.

         

    Hear how thousands of       users…

    • Wed, Jul 23 2014
  • New AutoPIPE and AutoPIPE Vessel Webinar This Week

    New Webinar this week - Vessel Nozzles/Flange Design using AutoPIPE and AutoPIPE Vessel

    For accurate pipestress models, learn why and how to easily model Vessels and Vessel Nozzle flexibility as well as capturing full ASME VIII flange design checks on all flanges in AutoPIPE. We will also review the additional local load analysis, flange and nozzle flexibility, and reinforcement design methods in AutoPIPE Vessel, including…

    • Tue, Jul 22 2014
  • Bentley AutoPIPE Vessel V8i Powered by Microprotol(v33.02.02.04) Commercial Release - English

    Bentley AutoPIPE Vessel V8i is a stand-alone, Engineering application for the comprehensive calculation of pressure vessels, heat exchangers, tanks, and air coolers to ASME, European, French CODAP, German ADM, and Russian GOST standards. It is the only program to perform truly optimized vessel design in minutes and produce fully automated detailed drawings and cost estimates.

     

    This is maintenance release 3 for AutoPIPE…

    • Thu, Jul 17 2014
  • Insider Skills - Special Interest Group - FREE AutoPIPE Seminar!

    FREE Live Seminars to sharpen your skills.  The Insider Skills - Special Interest Group series is offered weekly and AutoPIPE is featured on week 2 of each month . 

    Next seminar is July 10th. 

     Please Note:  

      • Starting this month we will change to Thursdays to accommodate companies with 4/40 or 9/80 work schedules
      • AutoPIPE Insider Skills will be on Hiatus in September.

    Event:  AutoPIPE Insider Skills - Special…

    • Mon, Jul 7 2014
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    How about gaining recognition for your Company’s Work? Or network with Owners
    and Product Experts?  Click here to learn about all the benefits you can
    gain by entering Bentley’s 2014 Be Inspired Awards Competition.

    http://app.certain.com/profile/web/index.cfm?PKwebID=0x6190025838&varPage=info?SKID=CT_BNR_STRUC_…

    • Thu, Jul 3 2014
  • Bentley AutoPIPE V8i SELECTseries 5 (v09.06.00.19) - Polish

    Bentley AutoPIPE V8i is a stand-alone, engineering application for the calculation of piping stresses, fatigue stresses, fluid transient, bowing or thermal transient analysis, flange or pipe support design, and equipment nozzle loading analysis under static and dynamic loading conditions. In addition to 24 piping codes, AutoPIPE incorporates ASME, JSME, British Standard, European, API, NEMA, ANSI, ASCE, AISC, UBC, GOST…

    • Wed, Jul 2 2014
  • Reminder - New AutoPIPE Advanced Buried Pipeline Design Webinar This Week

    New AutoPIPE webinar this week - AutoPIPE Advanced Buried Pipeline Design Webinar w/ Bonus General B31 Code Major Changes for 2012
    Dates: June 17th (North America), June 18th (Europe / Middle East), June 19th (Asia / India)

    Time: Check registration page for local time in your area

    Duration: 1 hour (45-minute presentation, 15-minute live Q&A)

    Register here
    http://pages.info.bentley.com/webinars/

    • Tue, Jun 17 2014
  • AutoPIPE June 2014 Insider Skills - Special Interest Group

    'Outside the Box' Session, topics include:  

    • AutoPIPE Dynamic Results Interpretation  

    • Two Point Flange Component  

    • Ignoring Friction in Occasional Static Analyses  

    • Importing Combination Files

    Date: June 13th, 2014

    Time: 1PM Eastern (Noon Central / 10AM Pacific)

    Duration: 1 hour (45-minute presentation, 15-minute live Q&A)

    Register here http://learn.bentley.com/app/Public/ViewLearningPathDetails…

    • Mon, Jun 9 2014
  • AutoPIPE Insider Skills - Special Interest Group FREE seminar!

    FREE Live Seminars to sharpen your skills.  The Insider Skills - Special Interest Group series is offered weekly and AutoPIPE  is featured on week 2 of each month . 

    Next seminar is June 13th. 

     Please Note:  

      • Starting in July we will change to Thursdays to accommodate companies with 4/40 or 9/80 work schedules
      • AutoPIPE Insider Skills will be on Hiatus in September.

    Event:  AutoPIPE Insider Skills - Special Interest…

    • Fri, Jun 6 2014
  • May 2014 Webinar - Solving Real-World Industry Pipestress Problems using AutoPIPE Webinar Recording

    The complexity of some piping systems and how they are accurately modeled can be quite challenging. In this webinar, we will show you examples of some of these complex systems and how users are modeling them.
    Examples include:
     •Solving expansion Joint design on hot piping
     •Designing Pumping stations
     •Important Seismic design considerations
     •Hot Piping Clash Detection to quickly identify interferences during…

    • Thu, May 29 2014
  • Vessel Nozzles/Flange Design using AutoPIPE and AutoPIPE Vessel Webinar

    For accurate Pipestress models, learn why and how to easily model Vessels and Vessel Nozzle flexibility as well as  capturing full ASME VIII flange design checks on all flanges in AutoPIPE. We will also review the additional local load analysis, flange and nozzle flexibility and reinforcement design methods in AutoPIPE Vessel including optimization available.

    Date: July 22nd (North America), July 23rd (Europe / Middle…

    • Thu, May 29 2014
  • June 2014 Webinar - AutoPIPE Advanced Buried Pipeline Design Webinar w/ Bonus General B31 Code Major Changes for 2012

    Accurately modeling buried piping can be an intimidating task. There are multiple factors to take into account and features within AutoPIPE that need to be understood to be properly used. In this webinar we will show some of the intricacies that need to be addressed when modeling buried piping systems. Bonus material includes ASME B31 2012 Code major changes explained.

    Dates: June 17th (North America), June 18th (Europe…

    • Thu, May 29 2014
  • Bentley AutoPIPE V8i SELECTseries 5 (v09.06.00.19) – English

    Bentley AutoPIPE V8i is a stand-alone, engineering application for the calculation of piping stresses, fatigue stresses, fluid transient, bowing or thermal transient analysis, flange or pipe support design, and equipment nozzle loading analysis under static and dynamic loading conditions. In addition to 24 piping codes, AutoPIPE incorporates ASME, JSME, British Standard, European, API, NEMA, ANSI, ASCE, AISC, UBC, GOST…

    • Fri, Apr 4 2014
  • Bentley AutoPIPE Vessel V8i Powered by Microprotol(v33.02.01.08) Commercial Release – English

    Bentley AutoPIPE Vessel V8i is a stand-alone, Engineering application for the comprehensive calculation of pressure vessels, heat exchangers, tanks, and air coolers to ASME, European, French CODAP, German ADM,and Russian GOST standards. It is the only program to perform truly optimized vessel design in minutes and produce fully automated detailed drawings and cost estimates.

     

    This is maintenance release 2 for AutoPIPE…

    • Wed, Apr 2 2014
  • Bentley AutoPIPE 2014 eSeminar Topics - Looking for User Input

    Please click on the link below to give us your feedback on what topics you would like us to discuss during the 2014 eSeminar series:

     

    • Tue, Jan 7 2014
  • See Jessica Portuese's Blog for more AutoPIPE related information

    Please see the following blog for more information related to AutoPIPE:

    http://communities.bentley.com/other/old_site_member_blogs/bentley_employees/b/jessica_portuese_blog/default.aspx

     

    • Fri, Sep 13 2013
  • Show near and far points at bend

    Hi,

    I changed the near and far point names, but they don't show up on the drawing (only in input grid).

    Can you guide me how to make them appear?

    Thanks

    • Fri, Jun 21 2013
  • Advantages to using PipeLink for AutoPIPE & STAAD Integration

    AutoPIPE - STAAD Integration permits FASTER DESIGNS with LESS ASSUMPTIONS & COST SAVINGS

    PipeLink easily integrates the Combined Piping and Structure Model in one analysis to produce a More Realistic & Safer Integrated Piping & Structural Model with 20 -30% less Project Design hours. 

    PipeLink....

    • Permits Less Assumptions for a more Accurate, Realistic Engineered Design
    • Help provides for Safer Structure…
    • Tue, Mar 15 2011
  • STAAD.Pro & AutoPIPE V8i's New Seamless Integration Technology

     

    Last month saw the release of updates to two of Bentley's engineering applications: STAAD.Pro and AutoPIPE. Both programs are popular in plant engineering environments and now these two products work together to seamlessly allow structural and pipe stress engineers to exchange and update model data.

    Better tools for collaboration across disciplines are increasingly important to companies facing shorter schedules…

    • Fri, Mar 11 2011
  • Error - conversion from CAESAR

    I am using Autopipe + XM version 9. While converting from CAESAR II when there is trunnion support on elbow (modelled support), the conversion process will get aborted. Is this a bug?

    • Wed, Jul 21 2010
  • Bentley AutoPIPE Nuclear V8i Answers Need for Shorter Nuclear Plant Design

    Newly Released Software Is Powered by ADLPipe and Enables Design and Engineering Professionals to Quickly Make Modifications and Find Solutions in Problem Areas

    EXTON, Pa. - Jan, 27th, 2008 - Bentley Systems, Incorporated, the leading company dedicated to providing comprehensive software solutions for the infrastructure that sustains our world, today released Bentley AutoPIPE Nuclear V8i, powered by ADLPipe. This plant…

    • Wed, Jan 28 2009