CADMATIC: A company focusing on knowledge sharing

CADMATIC Marketing Communications Officer Jiawen Zhang interviewed the Consul General of Netherlands in St. Petersburg Hans Wesseling. Mr. Wesseling shared his opinions about the cooperation between CADMATIC and Russian academic institutes.

Keeping EPC and EPCM companies ahead of competition

Engineering, Procurement and Construction companies (EPC) are facing increasingly stringent demands from their customers and competition for large projects is intensifying in the global supplier environment. A decade or so ago EPCs had a clear advantage in their local markets due to their proximity to the market, but these advantages have been eroded by global supply chains and truly global providers that benefit from economies of scale.

Business News May 2016

CADMATIC Marine and Plant Design software is used by more than 850 companies in 55 countries. We continue to show strong growth with new customers that have joined the CADMATIC family and current customers that have invested in additional licenses. All the business news of the past months is listed below.

STC Power, a happy CADMATIC user for 10 years

Founded in 1981, STC Power is a leading manufacturer of waste heat recovery and energy production from conventional and renewable sources. The company is located in Forlì, Italy, where approximately 10 years ago it started working with CADMATIC software for the first time.

SIAD gains efficiency with CADMATIC Plant Design software

SIAD Macchine Impianti S.p.A is one of CADMATIC’s more recent customers in Italy. With their head office located in Bergamo, SIAD is specialized in the design of gas production plants, compressors and automation. They started using CADMATIC Plant Design software in 2015.

CADMATIC 2016 Users’ Meeting successfully concluded in Prague

On 19-20 May, CADMATIC held its global Users’ Meeting in Prague. The bi-annual meeting attracted more than 190 users from different countries. All participants showed a high level of satisfaction with this Users’ Meeting.

Alba E and C SA purchased CADMATIC software

Alba E&C SA has placed an order for CADMATIC software. Alba E&C SA is a multidisciplinary engineering company, located in Mendrisio, Switzerland. They were originally founded in 2008 as a trading company operating in the steel industry, but since 2011 acting on the market as an engineering company.

CADMATIC version 2016Q2 now available

CADMATIC Version 2016Q2 features enhanced views presentation of 2D Hull Work Breakdown Drawings, new features in norms type management and insert multiple Hull lines management, new free node connection points for Diagram’s equipment symbols, production checks for spools according to check parameters, the possibility to see updated parts and triangle marks in isos and spools, new types of bends in Cable specs, as well as project settings export and printing possibilities in eShare, many additions to eGo and a lot more.

CADMATIC opens a new 3D design laboratory in St. Petersburg

On April 13th consul-general of Netherlands in St. Petersburg Hans Wesseling took part at the opening of the laboratory on 3D design. The laboratory is a cooperation program between CADMATIC and Makarov Shipping University.

CADMATIC Users' Meeting 2016

This year the Users’ Meeting will be held on the 19th and 20th of May at the NH Prague City hotel in Prague, The Czech Republic. The main themes of the upcoming Users’ Meeting are our newest features, inspiring customer presentations, interesting workshops and future development plans.

CADMATIC expands with new customers

Four new companies have started using CADMATIC Marine Design software: both Era Project and Marine Projects and Technologies LTD are located in Russia, Grandweld Shipyards and Great Waters LLC. are located in the United Arab Emirates.

CADMATIC lays groundwork for a student’s future

Dalian Maritime University is one of the most famous maritime universities in China with a history of 105 years. It is located in Dalian, a city from the north of China. 3D digitalized shipbuilding is the main reason for the university to choose CADMATIC. From the ship design to the production design, CADMATIC realized all digitalized process. The automated structural topology and user-friendly interface made the university decide to replace their previous educational software.

World’s largest ethane carrier designed with CADMATIC

HB Hunte Engineering has delivered the design for Ethane Carriers ECOSTAR 36K with “Svelte”-bow design and ECOSTAR 85K, the world largest Ethylene Carrier ever built in the world. The ECOSTARS were developed by HB Hunte Engineering, in cooperation with Hartmann Reederei of Leer. The complete detailed basic design of both types of Ethane Carriers were done in CADMATIC.

CADMATIC Version 2016Q1 now available

CADMATIC Version 2016Q1 of CADMATIC Hull, Plant and Outfitting features enhanced presentation of 2D Hull Drawings, Work Request Manager includes requests from Hull, revisions management for all Outfitting documents, including Diagrams and Duct spools, direct Excel output for listings, IFC link and pull markers in Cable Router, as well as status tracking in eShare and eGo, and many other items.

ECONOVO is satisfied with CADMATIC Marine Design Software

ECONOVO Marine Engineering purchased CADMATIC Marine Design Software in September 2015. ECONOVO has now started using CADMATIC to design a liquefied gas carrier. The ship design will be delivered to China Dalian Shipbuilding Industry Co., Ltd.

SCA Obbola invests in CADMATIC eShare

At the end of December 2015, SCA Obbola purchased CADMATIC eShare licenses. The purpose of the investment is to make CADMATIC eShare the main solution for viewing of the 3D model and P& ID diagrams after integration with the Sitebase system and SAP Maintenance.Besides the growing use of CADMATIC 3D Plant models in various SCA Obbola projects and modifications, all their plants’ P&ID diagrams are in CADMATIC Diagram.

CADMATIC makes waves at Marintec China 2015

Marintec China 2015 was held from 1-4 December in Shanghai, China. As the only gateway to the Asian maritime market, Marintec China is the most recognized maritime trade show in Asia. CADMATIC’s stand was part of the Finland Pavilion. The Marintec experience was most inspiring for CADMATIC and strengthened our resolve to keep growing in this important market.

CADMATIC welcomes new client from Sweden

Eurocon Engineering is a Swedish engineering & consulting company that provides services mainly the Pulp & Paper Industry. Recently, Eurocon purchased the CADMATIC 3D seat & eBrowser. Two offices of the company have been using CADMATIC and now its headquarters have joined CADMATIC as well.

Nurture students - Educate the future

China Dalian Maritime University is one of the best maritime universities in China with a history dating back more than 100 years. It is the first Chinese university to use CADMATIC 3D Marine Design Software for educational purposes. The need for 3D digitalized shipbuilding is the main reason the university chose CADMATIC.

Metsä Board Joutseno chooses CADMATIC

Metsä Board Joutseno is a long-term CADMATIC’s client. Recently, the Joutseno Mill purchased CADMATIC Plant Modules as well. With this step, CADMATIC has been standardized as its design system. All subcontractors of Joutseno Mill will use CADMATIC for future projects.