The following is a summary of competitive advantages of AutoPIPE Vessel over other programs (i.e. PVELITE, Compress, etc..)
Microsoft Word Templates for all Support configurations, Nozzle loading, Projects notes for drawings - this saves significant time by automatically filling out input fields when a company standard/design is selected.
Detailed and highly customizable cost estimation module for quick estimation with abitlity to update labor and material rates. Cost estimation module calculates and takes into account detailed material, manufacturing, inspection, engineering, subcontract, raw material costs.
Dynamic and interactive 2-D modeling and 3-D interface updates automatically. Easy addition, deletion, copy/paste and moving of components (e.g. nozzle) possible through highly interactive productive graphical interface.
Ability to import Aspen, HTRI heat exchanger data files, direct nozzle load import from AutoPIPE as well as interface with AutoPLANT and Smartplant PDS.
AutoCAD or MicroStation or SolidWorks detailed 3D model generation, 3D i-model DGN. MicroStation includes all platform, ladders and stairs for interference and inspection requirements. Detailed internal and external components with accurate mating assemblies and dimensioning.