Friday, 14 December 2018

Chempute Software Holiday Closure

Chempute Software will be closed during the December Holiday period from 14th December 2018 and the 7th January 2019.

We wish everyone an enjoyable and safe festive season!

Monday, 10 December 2018

CADWorx 2019 Release

Chempute Software and Hexagon are proud to introduce CADWorx Plant Professional 2019! CADWorx Plant Professional 2019 has taken steps to improve and enrich the workflows so that a designer’s experience is more streamlined, accurate, and efficient. The latest powerful and adaptive solution enables designer to create and interact with fully intelligent 3D plant models like never before. Gain insight into how these new capabilities will help lower your overall project cost by attending this introduction to the new features of 2019 webinar. 

The new and enhanced features include:
  • PIDVIEW: Synchronizing your P&IDs to your 3D Models is a valuable time saver and avoids costly errors.
  • CAESAR II Exporting: An increased set of attributes are now passed into the pipe stress analysis tool.
  • BOM Templates: Discover how multi-discipline templates can save you time and effort.
  • Soft Clash Volume: Reserve space for maintenance and installation activities.
  • P&ID Automatic Property Updates: Changes to your P&ID are now inherited on all affected inline components.
  • P&ID Expanded Database Attributes: P&ID Access Databases can now support up to 255 columns of data.

If you are interested in taking an in-depth look into the latest features, please follow the link below to view the recorded "What's New in CADWorx Plant Professional 2019" webinar.

Should you have any further queries, please contact

Friday, 16 November 2018

PV Elite 2018 SP2 Hot Fix 1 Release

Hexagon PPM support has posted PV Elite 2018 SP2 Hot Fix 1 for PV Elite Version 2018. This Service Pack is now available for download from Hexagon PPM's Customer Response System. Further information about what is contained in this Service Pack is available in the Readme File link shown in the download description on the Service Packs and Fixes page.

To access this Service Pack, please follow the steps below:
  1. Logon to Hexagon PPM's Customer Response System at
  2. Select the View Downloads tab.
  3. Select PV Elite.
  4. Select Service Packs and Fixes.
  5. Select the download icon or the file link of the Service Pack.

If you have trouble accessing this Service Pack or need further information, please file a Service Request for an analyst to assist.

Monday, 29 October 2018

Advanced Stress Analysis Using Caesar II

Chempute Software will be hosting a training course addressing Advanced Statics and Dynamic Analysis topics in Pipe Stress Analysis. This presentation is based on hands-on solution of example problems in order to illustrate Pipe Stress Analysis using CAESAR software. 

Previous experience in Pipe Stress Analysis, plus experience in using CAESAR, or attendance of the Basic Statics Analysis Course is required. 


12th - 16th November 2018
5 Day Course
5 CPD Points
Presenter: Alan Stewart


Monday, 8 October 2018

ASME B31 Pressure Piping Codes Training Course

Chempute Software will be hosting a training course covering the basic principles of ASME B31 Code as well as in depth knowledge of the Code requirements regarding design, analysis, materials, fabrication, installation, examination and testing of process piping systems.. 

The course focuses mainly on B31.3, but also covers areas of B31.1, B31.4 and B31.8


22nd - 26th October 2018
5 Day Course
5 CPD Points
Presenter: Dr A Dweib


Monday, 3 September 2018

Webinar: Fire systems - using NFPA, water deluge with AFT Impulse

There is one thing that every process, plant, building, etc. needs and that is an effective fire protection system. Come learn how to use AFT Fathom to accurately model your fire protection system in accordance with NFPA standards. This webinar will also look at the unique application of using AFT Impulse to evaluate waterhammer in a fire protection system.


Date: Wednesday, September 19, 2018
Time: 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM MDT
Cost: FREE

Anyone interested in attending, please register using the link below.

Wednesday, 29 August 2018

PV Elite User Day

On the 22nd August 2018, Chempute Software and Hexagon PPM hosted a highly successful PV Elite User Day. This user day covered topics such as External Loads on Flanges, Comparisons Between Pressure Vessel Codes and Understanding Stress Categories. 

Presenters included Peter van der Weijde who has more than 25 years of experience in the process, power and marine industries and Ray Delaforce who has been involved with pressure vessel design and inspection for 46 years.

Chempute Software and Hexagon PPM would like to thank all PV Elite Users who attended and as a result of the success and positive response from customers, hope to host more of these events in the near future.