GRAITEC, an international developer of 3D modeling to fabrication and structural design software for the construction industry, announces the availability of SP1 for Advance Steel version 2012.
Service Pack 1 has a set of enhancements and provides the following advantages to end-users:
- More efficient modeling: Service Pack 1 has a powerful set of enhancements with various automated and parametric connections provided by default within Advance Steel. It also has new automatic connections for purlins with the possible use of a cranked seat between purlin(s) and rafter. Such enhancements help users model in 3D faster.
- Less user rework within drawings: the highly automated drawing creation minimizes user rework thanks to various enhancements and fixes in Service Pack 1.
- Improved performances: from the management of model views to the automatic detailing speed, several improvements have been done concerning the performance when using Advance Steel 2012 on its own CAD platform.
- Better collaboration: Service Pack 1 extends the possibilities of BIM exchange with various enhancements concerning the bidirectional link with Revit and also with the export of the 3D model to a DWF file now containing all necessary information such as the part mark counter.