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Component Properties For Plant 3D Catalogs

Recently, I wrote about mapping custom PnID class to Plant 3D parts.  In that post we discussed an enumeration xml which contains some interesting settings.   This post will detail the default settings that should be populated for valves so that they can pick up the correct mappings for validation. In addition the file also […]

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Mapping New Valve Types in Plant 3D

A client asked how to map custom items in the catalogs from PnID to Plant 3D. In doing some research, I found out some more key settings in Plant 3D. It turns out that you can’t (AFAIK) customize the Component Categories or Piping components: The question was how to I map a custom class in […]

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Implementing Off Page Connectors in AutoCAD P&ID

This time of the year is typically pretty hectic. Over the last couple months I did training for companies in Atlanta, Denver, and Houston. And of course we were at AU 2012. All that to say, sorry for not posting! Today’s article is one topic we get asked about pretty frequently, and is one of […]