Smart 3D - Caesar II Interface: Optimizing your Caesar II Model Building through PCFs

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    8 Credits
    Starts October 11, 2022
    4 Live Sessions
    MEng. Gerónimo Zamora García
    VILT901


    Format: Virtual Instructor-led


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    Course Objective

    “To help teams to obtain an optimum workflow, taking advantage of piping systems modeled in S3D importing them directly into Caesar II, thereby reducing working hours and inaccuracies.”

    Virtual Instructor-led
    100% online training

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    3x 1hr Session
    Reducing impact to work

    PDH Hours qualified course

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    About the course


       Instructor-led

       4 Live sessions

       3 Weeks

       Starts Oct. 11

       1-2 hr /week

      English

       Limited seats

       VILT901

    Optimizing the interface and workflow between Piping Design and Piping Stress is important for organizations to limit redundancy and cost.

    This course covers in great detail the step-by-step process related to the interface between three-dimensional piping system models from S3D to Caesar II, through the use of intermediate files called "PCF" (piping component files).

    Providing you with great knowledge on how to optimize time when building piping models in Caesar II. Allowing the user and its team to take advantage of already modeled piping systems in Smart Plant 3D, importing them directly into Caesar II through PCFs.

    The course teaches you the fundamentals, the setups, configurations, and workflows both in S3D and Caesar II that benefit the “building model phase” of a piping system, thereby minimizing the amount of time spent on modeling in Caesar II and increasing project efficiency.

    The course consists of 4 interactive, online live sessions provided by the instructor. Detailed information, session links and any related course files are accessed through your EngineeringTrainer account.

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    Meet your instructor


    Instructor MEng. Gerónimo Zamora García

    MEng. Gerónimo Zamora García 

    Piping Stress & Support Specialist    


    Piping Stress, Pipe Routing, Piping Supports


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    Program & Details


    1.  Your instructor

    2. Scope and Objectives

    3. Personal Certificate requirements

    4. Brief introduction

    5. Reference Guides, Specs and Documents

    1. General Overview

    2. The PCF (Piping Component File): Definitions, Extraction Data, and more

    3. PCF Import Options in Caesar II

    4. Minimum Recommended Software Versions

    5. Interface Custom Attributes

    6. PCF Content and File Structure

    1. Part 1: Exporting Pipe Stress Data from Smart 3D

      1. S3D Configuration, Drawings and Reports

      2. Isometric Drawing Styles  Iso_Stress

      3. Folder Set Up for PCF, Plant and Pipeline Filters, Iso_Stress Package

      4. Exporting Piping Stress Data to Caesar II; Update, SaveAs and Status of PCFs


    2. Part 2: Caesar II Mapping Files

      1. Caesar II Mapping Files, C2 System Folder

      2. PCF Unit Mapping

      3. PCF Material Mapping

      4. PCF Restraint Mapping

      5. PCF SIF Mapping

    1. Importing PCF files in Caesar II

      1. Importing Piping Component Files into Caesar II

      2. Advanced PCF Import (APCF)

      3. Conversion Options

      4. Review of (APCF) Warnings

      5. Caesar II Invert and Change Sequence Commands

      6. Caesar II Input Model Review, Error Check and Validation for Stress Analysis


    2. Visual interface in Caesar II

      1. Visual Interface of 3D Model in Caesar II. SPR Model (.vue) Load

      2. Load Options, Model Orientation and Model Bounding Box

    1. Congratulations

    2. Course evaluation survey

    3. Your Personal Certificate

    4. Rate this course

    5. Related resources & follow up

    Results

    After this course, you...

    • Fully understand the interface process between Smart 3D software and Caesar II pipe stress software.

    • Master the terminology and key concepts for the interface process.

    • Setting Up S3D for a better and more efficient PCF for Piping Stress Analysis.

    • Get familiar with Caesar II Mapping Files and how to set them.

    • Review and validate the imported data in Caesar II.

    • Benefit from engineering hours saved related to the model building phase in Caesar II.

    Who should attend this course

    • This course is intended for all students, designers, freelancers, technicians, engineers, S3D Administrators  and organizations involved in the design and/or stress analysis of piping systems using Smart 3D and Caesar II.

    Prerequisites:

    • A basic understanding of Smart 3D and CAESAR II software and interface.

    • A general understanding of industrial piping systems and Pipe Stress. 

    Level: Foundation

    This course consists of 4 instructor-led live sessions which consists of presentations, demonstrations and discussions of questions. During each session, participants can ask questions to the instructor (through chat or microphone) which will be answered.  

    Access to the course
    After your purchase is confirmed the course will be available to your EngineeringTrainer account, where you find the course welcome chapter and instructions on how to join the live sessions. Sessions are held using the software Microsoft Teams and a log-in link is provided for each session through the portal. Live sessions can be joined using any device, including tabled and mobile. 

    The live sessions for this course take place at the following moments:

      • Kick-off: 11 October 2022, 4pm CEST (30 min) (convert time-zones)

      • Session A: 13 October 2022, 4pm CEST (1hr)

      • Session B: 20 October 2022, 4pm CEST (1hr)

      • Session C: 27 October 2022, 4pm CEST (1hr)

    A personal digital certificate will be made available to each participant upon full attendance.


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    FAQ

    This course consists of 4 instructor-led live sessions which consists of presentations, demonstrations and discussions of questions. During each session participants can ask questions to the instructor (through chat or microphone) which will be answered.

    For privacy reasons no recordings of the sessions are made or provided. However, an online self-paced version of the course, will be released on EngineeringTrainer.com in 2022-Q4 to which all participants receive 1-year free access. This allows you to revisit the course at a later stage if to refresh your knowledge.

    For privacy reasons no recordings of the sessions are made or provided. However, an online self-paced version of the course, will be released on EngineeringTrainer.com in 2022-Q4 to which all participants receive 1-year free access. This allows you to revisit the course at a later stage if to refresh your knowledge. Course content is not available for download.

    Yes, interactive Q&A sessions are part of the live sessions in this course and allow you to interact with the instructor and ask questions.

    No software licenses are provided as part of this course.

    Yes, this course qualifies for PDH hours as per the NCEES CPC Guidelines.

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