AutoCAD Plant 3D and P&ID Course Overview


AutoCAD Plant 3D and P&ID

  • Introduction to AutoCAD Plant 3D, Starting AutoCAD Plant 3D, AutoCAD Plant 3D User
    Interface, Locating and Opening Plant 3D Project, Opening a Plant 3D Model, Setting up the Plant
    3D Workspace, Understanding the Plant 3D Ribbon Menu, Understanding the Plant 3D Tool
    Palette, Using the Plant 3D Properties dialog box, Using on-screen tools
  • Creating a new Plant 3D model, Importing an existing Plant 3D file to the project, Renaming
    drawing files, Locating missing drawing files, Updating drawing information using the Drawing
    Properties dialog box
  • Creating grids, Member setting, structural model representation, creating structural members
    (Columns, beams etc), structure edit, lengthen member, cut back member, miter cut member, trim
    member, extend member, cut member edges, restore member. handling complex geometries.
  • Structural plate, stair setting, create a stair, ladder setting, create a ladder, footing setting, create a
    footing, railing setting, create a railing
  • About P&ID, adding equipment to a P&ID, adding pipelines, assigning tags to a line, adding
    valves, adding instruments and instrumentation lines, adding fittings.
  • Adding the off page connectors, connecting the off page connectors, validating the drawing,
    checking for errors
  • Editing the drawing, moving an equipment, moving a valve, moving a line, editing a line
  • grouping lines, editing a P&ID symbol, substituting components, converting AutoCAD
    components into P&ID symbols
  • About equipment, to create equipment from an existing pattern, to create a new equipment, placing
    nozzle, modify equipment, convert equipment, attach equipment, detach equipment, convert
    Inventor equipment.
  • About Piping, using the Spec Viewer, routing a pipe with a new line number, setting the route line,
    routing a pipe using route pipe, routing a pipe from a line, routing a pipe using a P&ID, routing a
    pipe from an equipment, working with compass
  • Connecting two open ports of pipes, changing the pipe size while routing, changing the orientation
    plane while routing a pipe, create a cutback elbow, creating a roll elbow, creating bends, changing
    the elevation while routing a pipe
  • Routing a pipe at an offset, offset connect, routing a pipe at a slope, converting a straight pipe to a
    sloped pipe, creating branches, creating a tee branch, creating an o-let branch, creating a stub-in
    branch, creating a stub-in branch at an offset from the center of the header pipe
  • Creating a branch from an elbow, creating a stub-in branch at a precise location, adding a
    reinforced pad to a stub-in branch, creating a weld connection, creating Autodesk connection point,
    editing an Autodesk connection point, routing a pipe from an Autodesk connection point,
    insulating a pipe
  • Adding valves and fittings, adding valves and fittings to a pipe using the spec sheet, adding valves
    and fittings using a P&ID, adding valves and fittings while routing a pipe, placing custom parts.
  • Adding pipe supports, adding a dummy leg, adding a hanger and connecting it to a structural
    member, modifying the pipe supports, copying the moving pipe support, connecting two pipe
    supports, converting solids into pipe supports, attaching objects to a pipe support, detaching objects
    from a support
  • Modifying the pipe components using grips, substituting a pipe component, rotating a pipe
    component, flipping a pipe component, flipping a component inline with the pipe, changing the
    elevation of the pipe, changing the valve operator
  • Data Manager, drop-down list, class tree, Data Manager toolbar, data table, viewing
    data in the Data Manager, modifying the display of data, displaying the data by object
    type and area, zooming to plant objects, locating an object in the drawing area,
    scrolling through the data in the Data Manager, editing data in Data Manager,
    filtering the information in the data table, viewing only the selected record in the data
    table, viewing all the records in the data table except the selected one, viewing the
    data of the objects selected in the drawing area, exporting data from the Data
    Manager, importing data to the Data Manager, accepting or rejecting changes in the
    imported data, viewing reports in the Data Manager, exporting the project reports,
    importing the project reports
  • Orthographic drawing, generating the first view, ortho cube panel, output size panel,
    select panel, library panel, creating the adjacent view, adding annotations to the
    drawing, adding dimensions to the drawing, locating a component in the 3D model,
    editing a drawing view, updating a view, adding gaps to pipes, generating bill of
    material, creating bom annotation.
  • Isometric drawings, isometric drawing types, check isometric, stress isometric, final
    isometric, spool drawings, creating a quick isometric drawing, creating a production
    isometric drawing, viewing isometric results, placing iso messages and annotations,
    exporting a pipe component file, creating an iso from a pipe component file, locking a
    line number, configuring isometric drawing settings, configuring iso style settings,
    configuring annotation settings, configuring dimensional settings, configuring
    themes, configuring sloped and offset piping settings, setting the title block display
    properties, configuring bill of materials in the title block.
  • Report creator, generating reports using the AutoCAD report creator, audit and
    backup, audit project, create project backup, exporting to AutoCAD

The AutoCAD Plant 3D toolset, included as a component of the AutoCAD particular toolset offering, assistance plant designers make and alter Funneling and Instrumentation Graphs (P&IDs) and to create and change process plant models, which they use to deliver channeling isometrics and channeling orthographic drawings. Based on the AutoCAD® programming stage, AutoCAD P&ID® and AutoCAD Plant 3D® carry current design to establish designers and specialists. AutoCAD P&ID programming permits you to make, alter, and oversee schematic channeling and instrumentation graphs. AutoCAD Plant 3D adds 3D models, including channeling, gear, support structures, age of isometric, and orthographic drawings. AutoCAD Plant 3D incorporates the highlights of AutoCAD P&ID. The Plant SDK gives improvement apparatuses to both AutoCAD P&ID and AutoCAD Plant 3D programming, and empowers you to broaden the elements of the ObjectARX SDK for AutoCAD. P&ID, or a Funneling and Instrumentation Chart, is a point by point drawing or schematic basically used in the modern cycle industry to outline the interconnection between channeling, hardware and the instrumentation gadgets used to control plant processes.

Each session duration


1 hour. The syllabus and duration is tentative only. Duration is depends on completion of daily
schedule. Syllabus is also vary time to time.