Get an detailed overview about PlantEngineer’s software editions Basic, Professional and Enterprise and Academic.

Create, change and manage data-driven piping and instrumentation diagrams (P&IDs) and generate consistent documents automatically in Microsoft Excel© and Word©. The main functionality between the three software editions are summarized below.

Find the right edition for your needs and simplify your engineering and documentation process.

B = Basic

P = Professional

E = Enterprise

Function B P E
Drawing functions
Object oriented symbols according ISO10628-2, DIN28000, DIN1861, DIN EN12792, DIN 1946-7, DIN EN62424-1 standards, NEW! ANSI/ISA-5.1-2009, PIP
Drawing tools
Integration of central Visio drawing tools in PlantEngineer menu
Intelligent pipelines
NEW! Intelligent drawing templates
satisfying industry standard DIN and ANSI/ ISA
NEW! Copy and transfer of symbol properties
NEW! Automatic numbering
NEW! Automatic nozzles
Create own intelligent symbols
NEW! Save assembly units as master shape
NEW! Drawing mode
Data Graphics*
Real time component data in colour, as symbol or data directly schown in the drawing
Link external data *
Link external documents *
Project management
Consistency check
Duplicate function number, completeness of data entry
Cross-project use of customized plant parts
Article catalogue
NEW! Units
Define standard units and choose exchange value
Function B P E
Graphical user interface
NEW! Project assistant
PlantExplorer
Hierachic mapping of plant parts that belong together, error checking
Search shapes
Revision index
List view
Sort fuction, multiple selection and mass editing of components
Task-related views and functions
Sales
Design
Engineering Manager
Installation
Commisioning
Operation
Function B P E
Languages
Choice between German and Englisch
Language selection for document output
Productivity
Adapt to Corporate Identity
Mainstream company data and logo for drawing header and reports
Tree view of mounting and procurement units
Comprises all components that are delivered/installed or purchased togehter
PipeManager
Manage, visualize, documentate pipes and pipe components
ReportManager
Customized reports and documents, lists and data sheets
NEW! Individual reports and MultiReports
Lists and documents
Export in Excel
Import from Excel
Table in Visio
Dynamic component data on the drawing
Export of labels
Creation of barcode labels for component data
EXCEL lists
Components
EXCEL lists
Aggregates, apparatus, electrical components, I&C, nozzles
EXCEL lists
Pipes, mounting units, procurement units
Legend on drawing, legend as PDF
Data sheets
Pumps, apparatus, aggregates, material flows
Data sheets and project documents
Aggregates, valves, I&C, functional description, commissioning report, nozzles, offers
NEW! Individual data sheets and project documents
Choice of data, that should generate as report

Runs on Microsoft Visio Stdandard and Professional 2010/ 2013/ 2016.

Feature included

* Microsoft Visio Professional is required

Learn more about the system requirements

plantengineer-2019-basic-edition

PlantEngineer 2019
Basic Edition

Professional entry level

With PlantEngineer Basic you will start drawing “out of the box“ and without knowledge of CAD. You will produce intelligent process-flow diagrams and P&IDs satisfying ISO 10628, DIN 2429 and using user-defined symbols. Furthermore, you will be able to create parts lists automatically in Microsoft Excel.

Target groups

  • Small and medium-sized companies
  • Engineering firms
  • Draftspersons
  • Process technicians and sales engineers

Departments

  • Sales
  • Basic Design

Focus

  • Drawing of process-flow diagrams and P&IDs

Company processes and functions

  • Plant concept for the customer
  • Process-flow diagrams and P&IDs
  • Parts lists in Microsoft Excel
PlantEngineer Professional 2019

PlantEngineer 2019 Professional Edition

For Professionals

With PlantEngineer Professional you will start “out of the box“ and without knowledge of CAD producing drawings and evaluating plant data. You will produce intelligent process-flow diagrams and P&IDs satisfying iSO 10628, DIN 2429 and using user-defined symbols. You will be able to generate automatically parts lists, data sheets, user instructions and documentation in Microsoft Excel und Word. You can exchange data over an Excel interface, achieving consistency of data.

Target groups

  • Turn-key plant construction
  • Engineering firms responsible for a project
  • Process technicians, process, service and operating engineers

Departments

  • Sales
  • Basic Design
  • Detailed Engineering
  • Installation and commissioning
  • Operation

Focus

  • Central data platform P&ID
  • Whole plant life-cycle
  • Standardized lists and plant documentation
  • Data management

Company processes and functions

  • P&ID with detailed information
  • Project parts lists, measurement and control lists, data sheets, labels, checklists
  • Import/export of data for Excel
  • As-Built-/commissioning documentation
PlantEngineer Enterprise 2019

PlantEngineer 2019 Enterprise Edition

For Power Users

With PlantEngineer Enterprise you will start “out of the box“ and without knowledge of CAD producing drawings and creating reports. You will produce intelligent process-flow diagrams and P&IDs satisfying ISO 10628, DIN 2429 and using user-defined symbols. You will be able to generate parts lists, data sheets, user instructions and documentation in Microsoft Excel and Word. You can exchange data over an Excel interface, achieving consistency of data.
Connection to an ERP system enables, for example, data exchange with procurement. You can design customer-specific lists and documents, and manage the plant’s piping.

Target groups

  • Turn-key plant construction
  • Engineering firms responsible for a project
  • Process technicians, process, service and operating engineers

Departments

  • Sales
  • Basic Design
  • Detailed Engineering
  • Installation and commissioning
  • Operation

Focus

  • Central data platform P&ID
  • Whole plant life-cycle
  • Data exchange with ERP system
  • Internal reports and documentation
  • Data management

Company processes and functions

  • Intelligent process-flow diagrams, P&IDs with information
  • Project parts lists, measurement and control lists, checklists, replacement parts lists
  • As-Built-/commissioning documentation
  • Import/export of data for Excel
  • Synchronization with ERP system
  • Procurement and logistics
PlantEngineer Academic 2019

PlantEngineer 2019 Academic Edition

For trainees and university students

Are you a university student or in training? You can get our P&ID application PlantEngineer Academic for free. Send us a proof of your status as a student by email or a training ongoing status and we will send you an academic license for the use of our software.
Request free academic license

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