INSPECT Features and Benefits

INSPECT Features and Benefits 2017-10-09T07:18:38+00:00
Inspection and Pressure Equipment Engineering Subscription
API 579-1/ASME FFS-1 2016 Level 1 and 2 calculations and reports
Part 3 – Brittle Fracture
Part 4 – General Metal Loss
Part 5 – Local Metal Loss (includes groove-like flaws and a Level 3, FEA based assessment)
Part 6 – Pitting Corrosion
Supplemental loads for Part 5 and 6
Combined Local Metal Loss and Pitting
Part 9 – Crack-like Flaws (FEA based)
Combined Crack-like Flaws and Local Metal Loss (FEA based)
Part 12 – Dents, Gouges and Dent-Gouge Combinations
Includes built-in FEA engine – no expensive external FEA software required
3D visual confirmation that equipment and flaws are input correctly
Inspection data management system (IDMS)
Attach images and related documentation to any CML
API 510, API 570 and API 653 calculations and reports
Minimum thickness calculations (tmin)
Auto inspection point (CML) placement
Governing CML location highlighted on 3D model
API 579-1 remaining life calculations
Inspection intervals (time based)
Quickly perform piping and vessel de-rating simulations
3D plant modeling for Fixed Equipment Engineers
Vessel Wizard for fast vessel model creation
Intuitive user interface for quick piping layout creation
Ability to copy and paste piping components
Supporting ASME calculations and reports
ASME VIII-1 (Division 1)
ASME VIII-2 (Division 2)
ASME UHX heat exchanger calculations
Multiple ASME VIII Code Editions in one program (1995 – present)
Multiple ASME II-D Editions, including consideration of  table notes (1995 – present)
API 570 and API RP 579/ASME FFS-1 piping tmin’s calculated using ASME B31.3 and ASME B31.4 rules
TEMA 7th, 8th & 9th Ed. heat exchanger calculations
NBIC R-1, R-2 Repair Forms
ASME A-1, A-2 Alteration Forms
Includes all COMPRESS features and options
Supports equipment design for new construction projects
Process piping inspection checklists with user-defined commentary
Associate API RP 970 Corrosion Control Documents with 3D process loops
Brittle fracture checks as recommended by The National Certified Pipe Welding Bureau (NCPWB)
FEA on support saddles, clips (on shells and heads) and pipe shoes
Minimum pipe structural thickness check per API RP 574
Short term, long term and user-defined corrosion rate trend analysis
Mechanical Integrity RAGAGEP comply with OSHA 1910.119(d)(3)(ii) and EPA Title 40 Part 68
Tmin calculations use local CML joint efficiencies to extend vessel remaining life and inspection intervals
WRC-489 – Paragraph 4.2.8 Creep and Stress Rupture check
Integration  Subscription
Read/write COMPRESS files
Copy and paste inspection data from data loggers
Export XML data to 3rd party applications
HTRI® Xchanger XIST Suite® bi-directional interface
Import ISOGEN® compliant piping systems (.pcf files)
3D CAD integration with Inventor® and SOLIDWORKS®
Generate as-built drawings via the Codeware Interface (Drafter 3D)
Export neutral solid model IGES, ACIS and STEP files
Export smart 3D solid models to Plant Layout Programs
Import laser scanned piping (.pcf files)
Import Critical Thickness Profiles (CTP) in .csv format
Supports Shopfloor® ASME Section IX welding software for tracking repairs
Technical  (IT) Subscription
24 hour license availability
One program, one install (replaces multiple modules from multiple vendors)
Operating systems (OS) supported 64-bit versions (including International):

Microsoft Windows 7, 8, 8.1, 10
Microsoft Windows Server 2008, 2012, 2016

Networking enabled
Application server support
Remote access enabled
Multi-user license access
Remote (silent) installation availability
Easy file sharing
Global license (affiliates and subsidiaries)
No site specific licensing restrictions
Support and Update Service  Subscription
Online training 1 Session
Technical support (online, email and phone)
Support Center access
Software updates
Calculation verification and QA manuals

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