AVEVA announced the release of new enhancements to its AVEVA Bocad product range for structural steel detailing software. AVEVA Bocad features a plate and bar nesting capability for more efficient planning and use of materials. An enhanced weld numbering and traceability feature provides efficient increased fabrication efficiency, design quality assurance and improved structural integrity maintenance. In addition elements of AVEVA Bocad can now be brought into AVEVA Marine production tools to fabricate detailed ship and offshore designs.
‘The latest release of AVEVA Bocad realises the true integration between steelwork design, detailing and fabrication,’ said Richard Brotherton, Vice President of Sales – Fabricator, AVEVA. ‘It transforms our customers’ project workflows from the design office through fabrication to construction by enabling more efficient and extensive collaborative working. AVEVA Bocad not only improves this by providing a more tightly integrated digital workflow in structural steel, it also forms part of AVEVA’s Integrated Engineering & Design solution, increasing efficiency on projects of all sizes.’