This document outlines how to customize Weld Reports by adding desired component properties in OpenPlant Isometrics Manager.
In OpenPlant Isometrics Manager weld reports can be customized in various ways. With the latest version the user should be able to add the properties of piping components and some strings as per the requirement in the project. Welds are required to join the two similar or dissimilar fittings or components and hence it contains different attributes based on components. So the user should require to show those attributes on Weld Reports which are paramount.
Using the LEFT and RIGHT expression features for report.def file will allow the user to select and define the attributes. Using LEFT expression will pick the components/fittings which are located at the left part of the weld whereas the RIGHT expression will pick the fittings/components located on the right side of the weld. In case a pipe is involved in the connection LEFT will be a Pipe Information. Please find below steps and examples that will aid the user to make their own customizations..
The steps below has been described for adding properties like Schedule, End Prep with a fixed string, for example: WELD. This could be realized using both AutoPLANT Modeler and OpenPlant Modeler used with OpenPlant Isometrics Manager. The notes below are in regard to the OpenPlant Modeler and OpenPlant Isometrics Manager applications.
Modify weld report as shown below.
Similarly User can have multiple scenarios to define Weld reports. From the above example one could be able to customize the reports easily.
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