About Codeware

Codeware was founded in 1983 in Ontario, Canada. We opened our first U.S. office in 1993. We currently have offices in Sarasota, Florida and Austin, Texas. Codeware's founder, Les M. Bildy, P. Eng., has served as President since 1983.

Welding Procedure Specification (WPS) Creation

How to Create a WPS in Shopfloor® A Welding Procedure Specification or WPS is a document that contains welder instructions on how to make a particular weld. It describes all the essential, non-essential, and for impact tested materials, supplementary essential variables required to perform this task. Non-essential variables are those variables that do [...]

2018-01-05T16:49:01+00:00 October 18th, 2017|Categories: Shopfloor|

Procedure Qualification Record (PQR) Creation

How to Create a PQR in Shopfloor® A Procedure Qualification Record or PQR is a signed legal document that verifies both the weld design and the QC system in place at the company that will be making use of the resulting Welding Procedure Specification (WPS). For these reasons, ASME IX requires that the [...]

2018-01-05T16:50:55+00:00 October 16th, 2017|Categories: Shopfloor|

FFS Training with INSPECT – Houston

Fitness-For-Service (FFS) training with INSPECT FFS training with INSPECT will soon be coming to Houston, TX. This course is run by Codeware’s training partner, Becht Engineering. Save 10% with early bird pricing until September 15th. Reserve your spot today! Course: API-579-1/ASME FFS-1 Fitness-for-Service with INSPECT Location: Houston, TX Date: October [...]

2017-09-15T12:08:50+00:00 September 15th, 2017|Categories: Training|

API 579-1 Additions to INSPECT 7710

INSPECT 7710 New Features Include: Part 12 Dents & Gouges API 579-1 Part 12 calculations for dents, gouges and dent-gouge combinations are now available. API 579-1/ASME FFS-1 2016 INSPECT now includes the 2016 revisions and updates to API 579-1. Fitness-for-service (FFS) remaining life calculations have also been added. Flaws on ASME B16.9 [...]

2017-09-14T12:22:26+00:00 August 11th, 2017|Categories: INSPECT, INSPECT Videos|Tags: |

Drawing Additions to the CWI For Build 7710

Codeware Interface 7710 (CWI) Additions Include: Tube Bundle Drawings Detailed drawings, including dimensions, of fixed and floating type heat exchanger tube bundles can now be generated. Channel Drawings Front and rear heat exchanger channels detail drawings are now generated by selecting Codeware | Drafter 3D | Channels Detailed from the CWI options dialog. Support [...]

2017-08-15T11:12:35+00:00 August 10th, 2017|Categories: Codeware Interface|Tags: , |

COMPRESS 7710 Productivity Enhancements

COMPRESS 7710 New Features Include: Copy and Paste Nozzles Nozzles can now be copied and pasted between any components currently displayed in the 3D view, including between components on different vessels. To access this time saving new COMPRESS 7710 feature, select a nozzle from the Component Tree, activate the Copy Selected button, [...]

2017-09-14T12:24:56+00:00 August 9th, 2017|Categories: COMPRESS, COMPRESS Videos|Tags: |

Div. 1 Design with COMPRESS in Vancouver

ASME VIII, Div. 1 Design with COMPRESS in Vancouver COMPRESS training will soon be coming to Vancouver, BC. This course is run by Codeware’s training partner, Becht Engineering. Save 10% with early bird pricing until August 25th. Reserve your spot today! Course: ASME Section VIII, Division 1 Design with COMPRESS Location: [...]

2017-08-03T16:38:37+00:00 July 19th, 2017|Categories: Training|Tags: , |