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GRAITEC launches Advance Steel 8.1!
GRAITEC launches « Advance Steel 8.1 », a new version of its flagship software for creating steel structures in AutoCAD.
Developed for steel construction companies and design offices, Advance Steel is a software for steel structural modeling (profiles and connections) that automatically creates general arrangement drawings, fabrication drawings, bill of materials and NC files. Advance is integrated in the AutoCAD® platform.
Version 8.1 has several main changes grouped in 3 major areas: modeling of complex parts for sheet metal work and structures, the quality and high degree of automation of fabrication drawings, and interoperability.
|1. Modeling of complex parts for sheet metal work and structures|
|2. Quality and high degree of automation of drawings|
Advance Steel 8.1 integrates "GTC" GRAITEC's exclusive technology (GRAITEC Transfer Center). This technology offers:
|A number of other changes not listed here are also available:
Compatible with 32 and 64-bit Windows Vista and 32 and 64-bit AutoCAD 2008.
Numerous new assemblies (column splice, turnbuckles, etc,) and new metal work options.
Improved X-Refs management (compatible with "X-Ref -Bind" and "Modify X-Ref").
Extension of the "Quick Connection" technology for automatically setting up assemblies in the model.
Extension of assembly calculation methods (AISC American standards and EC3 European standards).
|> Version 8.1 release date:||December 1st 2007|
|> Compatibility:||AutoCAD® 2002, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007and 2008 32 and 64-bit|
|> Available in:||German, English, Dutch, Polish, Russian, Czech languages, Spanish|