COMPRESS, Shopfloor and INSPECT 2019

December 13, 2018 - We are pleased to announce that updates to our software suite are now available. Exciting new capabilities for 2019 include: COMPRESS - Pressure Vessel Design Air-cooled heat exchangers per Appendix 13 & API 661 ASME PCC-1 flange assembly bolt stress A productivity enhancing [...]

COMPRESS, Shopfloor and INSPECT 20192018-12-21T10:32:13-04:00

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 COMPRESS & INSPECT Training2018-06-01T16:10:59-04:00

INSPECT 2018 Released

We're pleased to announce that INSPECT 2018 has been released. New features include: The 2017 Edition of the ASME VIII BPVC including Class 1 and Class 2 vessels API 653 tank floor assessments for remaining life, settlement, MRT and bulges Document undocumented pressure vessels with minimal data entry INSPECT is [...]

INSPECT 2018 Released2017-12-07T09:12:38-04:00

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 [...]

API 579-1 Additions to INSPECT 77102017-09-14T12:22:26-04:00

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

ASME Code Interpretation BPV 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 [...]

External Loads and B16.5/B16.47 Flange Pressure Ratings2018-12-22T09:05:40-04:00

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 that comply with both customer's specifications and ASME VIII, paragraph UG-22, a number of [...]

Pressure Vessel Calculations, Codes and UG-222018-12-14T15:20:18-04:00

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 [...]

What’s New in the Codeware Interface for 2017 Webinar2018-01-15T10:42:20-04:00

Pressure Vessel Lifting and Rigging Analysis

Lifting and Rigging Analysis What use is a highly engineered piece of pressure equipment if you can't safely get it off the rail car and stand it up? COMPRESS and INSPECT include an integrated solution to this complex task. When performing lifting and rigging analysis COMPRESS and INSPECT: Use an accurate weight [...]

Pressure Vessel Lifting and Rigging Analysis2018-01-18T11:35:47-04:00