From rudimentary 2D pipe planning to full-scale 3D piping systems, Solid Edge modular plant design solutions streamline workflow processes. Linked 3D piping, support for piping and instrumentation diagrams (P&ID) and Isogen® output ensure that your products are designed right—the first time, and every time. These software modules allow users to easily capture design intent/logic in a 2D schematic, then develop 2D P&IDs into a comprehensive 3D model of a process plant.
Expres route is a Once the path is defined, a solid model of the system of tubes or pipes is established along the path segment, creating an accurate virtual mockup. Designers can specify attributes such as size, extents and end treatments via simple dialog boxes. For piping systems, 3D pipes, fittings and components are automatically positioned and correctly oriented upon population.
The ability to accurately and rapidly create piping and instrumentation diagrams (P&ID) is crucial for meeting company and international quality standards. Siemens Solid Edge® software for P&ID design supports project managers with a full toolbox of traceability benefits. Using Solid Edge P&ID Design, users can easily capture the design intent and logic in a 2D schematic. With the addition of 3D computer-aided design (CAD) or direct integration with Solid Edge Piping Design software, users can develop 2D P&IDs into a comprehensive 3D model of a process plant.
Accurate 3D pipeline planning is required for successful modular plant design. SE software module for piping design automates the construction and alteration of 3D pipe systems in 3D assembly groups, streamlining the workflow process. Pipe specifications serve as the basis for the highly automated 3D piping design functionality of Solid Edge Piping Design. The software facilitates the checks on necessary parameters, such as maximum and minimum pipe lengths for connections, and uses this information to automate the creation of the pipe assembly.
Solid Edge modular plant design solutions speed the creation of intelligent P&ID schematics and 3D piping models, ensuring that they are designed right first time, every time.
In this demonstration, see how the 2D P&ID schematic can be used standalone or in conjunction with Solid Edge 3D design capabilities for the creation of the 3D representation of the piping model.
In this video, see how intelligent P&ID schematics can be used to drive the 3D Model.