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Write as many Error messages as possible to *.ANL file

Currently Error messages appear on screen while interactively using AutoPIPE. If doing Batch processing Error messages never appear! If an Error message can be displayed on the screen it can also be written to the *.ANL file. Error conditions that...
Guest 6 months ago in Reporting 0 Planned

Increase the number of SAM / Support Groups

AS of AutoPIPE 23.00.00.230, the maximum number of unique response spectrums that can be analyzed is 200 [(S1..S10)x 20 support groups per SAM case]. Suggest to Increase the number of SAM and/or Support Groups in order to allow 200+ unique respons...
Mike Dattilio 7 months ago in Analysis 0 Needs review

Model new piping geometry based on newly established local coordinate system instead of Global coordinate system

Use Case: If The entire model is using plant coordinates thus causing the entire system to be off AutoPIPE's global axis. Then, if the user needs to add new piping geometry it is very difficult to model in AutoPIPE using global coordinates. Users ...
Mike Dattilio 7 months ago in Modelling 0 Needs review

Create and Save selection set of node points and beam points

As of July 2023, after making a selection set (highlighted red) it may become unselected when choosing the next command or another location that is not apart of the selection set. The user may need to perform another command / modification to a pr...
Mike Dattilio 7 months ago in Modelling 0 Needs review

Support Results grids local direction should be user friendly and consistent

Open the results grids, select the support tab, and locate the columns for LocalDir1 - Gap3. Quick what does this refer to: pipe local axis, support local axis? Is this direction consistent across all of the support types (see attached image of Su...
Mike Dattilio 10 months ago in Reporting 0 Needs review

One insulation layer in DNG export

Please make the insulation layer in DNG export one layer and not one later per segment. This will allow the one layer to turned off in the DNG display.
Kevin Koorey over 1 year ago in AutoPIPE Pipe Stress 0 Needs review

Why there is no option what components to show after clicking the show component dialog box

Hello,When you work with a model that consiously you hide different kind of components in it, and then you want to show only one kind of hidden components for example the guide supports, it turns out that such a function does not exist in Autopipe...
Wojciech Augustyn over 1 year ago in AutoPIPE Pipe Stress 1 Will not implement

Option to un-check B31J

There should be option to un-check B31J even if we use Ed.2020. This will help during anlaysis which comprises of both ASME Sec-1 & B31.1 pipes. Hence there should be an option to uncheck if not required. By default it should be “ticked” but i...
Guest almost 2 years ago in AutoPIPE Pipe Stress 1 Will not implement

Allow stresses from soils to be combined with other pipe stress loads in user defined combinations

Currently ring bending stresses in pipes from soil loads cannot be exported within a separate user-defined load combination (like gravity / thermal / poisson loads etc.) but has to be exported as part of a very specific pre-determined code combina...
Guest almost 2 years ago in AutoPIPE Pipe Stress 0 Needs review

Allow manual entry of wind topographic factor Kzt

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Karim Rinawi over 2 years ago in AutoPIPE Pipe Stress 0 Needs review