New, Extended Capabilities of PASS/Nozzle-FEM

By Alex Matveev

Authors: Roman Unesikhin, Andrey Krasnokutsky, Ph.D., and Alexey Timoshkin, PASS SUITE team What is PASS/Nozzle-FEM PASS/Nozzle-FEM is a program designed to calculate the stresses and flexibility of nozzle-to-shell junctions using

April 5, 2020

Importing an Autodesk REVIT model into Piping Stress Analysis Software START-PROF

By Alex Matveev

What is Autodesk REVIT Autodesk REVIT is modeling software used mainly by Mechanical, Civil, Architectural engineers and designers. It offers a collaborative and multi-disciplinary approach for design and construction projects.

March 26, 2020

How to import an AVEVA E3D or PDMS model into START-PROF Piping Stress Analysis Software

By Alex Matveev

What is AVEVA E3D E3D and PDMS are some of the frequently used plant design software developed by AVEVA. The Stress Analysis Software Start-Prof provides import and export features that

March 24, 2020

How to import a CADWorx model into START-PROF Piping Stress Analysis Software

By Alex Matveev

What is CADWorx CADWorx is one of the frequently used plant design software developed by Hexagon. It creates a semi-intelligent model using a specification based application. Since this software is

March 16, 2020

Piping stress analysis and design for 2022 Winter Olympic Games in Beijing was performed using brand new and modern PASS/START-PROF software

By Alex Matveev

All must be aware that the Winter Olympic games 2022 are scheduled to be held in Beijing, China. The good news is that the complete Piping Stress Analysis and Design

January 16, 2020

Beijing Universal Amusement Park Buried Hot Water Piping Network Project in PASS/START-PROF

By Alex Matveev

Brief Project Description Universal Studios Beijing is an upcoming Universal theme park that will open in Spring 2021 as part of Universal Beijing Resort. The park would become the fifth Universal Studios-branded

January 12, 2020

Webinar Recording of “PASS/START-PROF Pipe Stress Analysis”

By Alex Matveev

The much-awaited PASS/START-PROF Pipe Stress Analysis Webinar Recording is now Available! The important points that are covered in the session are: Agenda of the Webinar Brief START-PROF Software History Model

December 30, 2019

Several ASME B31 & EN 13480 Issues Needed to Know for Pipe Stress Engineer

By Alex Matveev

Axial Stress from Pressure Load, Axial Force and Torsion Moment This issue lead to serious under-estimation sustained and expansion stresses in pipes and fittings in ASME B31.1-2018, ASME B31.4-2016, ASME

December 28, 2019

Smart Tee Model considerations in START-PROF

By Alex Matveev

This article provides guidelines for modeling Tee or branch connections using Software START-PROF. The guideline covers modeling for both the Standard Tee and Non-Standard Tee Connection. Modeling Standard Tee When

December 25, 2019