COMPRESS, Productivity and the Other Guys

Let's face it - software packages like COMPRESS exist to increase productivity and save valuable Engineering hours. There are many complex items involved when selecting a pressure vessel design software so the purpose here is to break it down into a more manageable task. In our estimation, there are two general areas to consider. [...]

2018-04-08T09:36:39+00:00 February 20th, 2018|Categories: COMPRESS|

Codeware Interface – The Pressure Vessel Solid Modeling Platform

A pillar of Codeware’s success has been providing our clients with what they need to succeed. For years, we have asked our clients “where are the bottlenecks in your company”. What we learned is that as companies began running leaner, fabrication was unable to keep pace with the rate of design [...]

2018-03-02T10:40:41+00:00 February 13th, 2018|Categories: Codeware Interface, COMPRESS|Tags: , , , |

2018 COMPRESS & INSPECT Training

Codeware is pleased to announce the 2018 training courses offered by Becht Engineering.  Early Bird Pricing is Available! Reserve your spot today! COMPRESS Courses Location Date ASME VIII-1 Design Orlando, FL Mar 19-Mar 23 ASME VIII-1 Design Chicago, IL May 21-May 25 ASME VIII-1 Design Calgary, AB Sep 10-Sep 14 ASME VIII-1 [...]

2018-04-10T09:07:43+00:00 January 26th, 2018|Categories: COMPRESS, INSPECT|

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: |

External Loads and B16.5/B16.47 Flange Pressure Ratings

ASME Code Interpretation VIII-1-16-85: Nozzle Loads and B16.5/B16.47 Flange Ratings OK, here is the new Interpretation that addresses loadings on your standard flanges….if this is the first time hearing about this don’t worry I’m going to break this down. In 2017 the ASME released Code Interpretation BPV VIII-1-16-85.  Essentially this [...]

2018-03-23T09:38:30+00:00 July 20th, 2017|Categories: COMPRESS, INSPECT|Tags: |

Webinar Posted – Drafter is Back!

What's New in Codeware Interface 2017 If you missed the What's New In Codeware Interface 2017 Webinar, would like to see it again or share it with colleagues, the Webinar Recording and Session Q&A are now available. Webinar topics included: Use the Drafter 3D tab to auto-generate 2D vessel and exchanger drawings. Generate cut lists that [...]

2017-03-27T17:03:02+00:00 March 27th, 2017|Categories: COMPRESS|Tags: |

What’s New in Codeware Interface 2017 Webinar

Welcome to the webinar recording on what's new in Codeware Interface 2017. Topics include: Using Drafter™ 3D to auto-generate 2D vessel and exchanger drawings. Generating cut lists that include tie rods and spacer tubes. Making shell and transition roll-outs for easy manufacturing. Webinar Reference Material Webinar Q&A [...]

2017-04-10T16:15:00+00:00 March 13th, 2017|Categories: Codeware Interface, COMPRESS|Tags: , , , |

Pressure Vessel Calculations, Codes and UG-22

Pressure Vessel Calculations and UG-22 Many of the pressure vessel calculations needed to properly design a vessel or exchanger are not, by design, contained in the ASME VIII BPVC itself. To produce a complete set of pressure vessel calculations and meet ASME VIII, Paragraph UG-22, a number of additional engineering references are needed. [...]

2018-04-11T12:29:04+00:00 February 23rd, 2017|Categories: COMPRESS, INSPECT|Tags: , , , |

What’s New in the Codeware Interface for 2017 Webinar

What's New in Codeware Interface 2017 We invite you to join Codeware's Engineering Manager Matt Heilandt, P.Eng on Thursday, March 9 at 3 pm EST to see how you can leverage the power of SOLIDWORKS® and Inventor® using COMPRESS® or INSPECT® equipment models. REGISTER NOW (free) In this webinar we'll show you how to: Use [...]

2018-01-15T10:42:20+00:00 February 23rd, 2017|Categories: COMPRESS, INSPECT|