PV Elite 2017 is a software solution developed by Intergraph, now part of Hexagon PPM (Process, Power & Marine), that is used in the engineering and design of pressure vessels and heat exchangers. PV Elite is widely used in the oil and gas, petrochemical, power generation, and other process industries where pressure vessels play a critical role in various operations.
The main purpose of PV Elite is to perform advanced analysis and design calculations for pressure vessels and heat exchangers, ensuring they comply with industry codes and safety standards. Some key features of PV Elite 2017 include:
Pressure Vessel Analysis: The software offers a wide range of calculations for pressure vessel design, including internal and external pressure, axial and lateral loads, nozzle loads, wind, and seismic loads.Heat Exchanger Design: PV Elite includes features for designing and analyzing shell-and-tube heat exchangers and air coolers, considering various operating conditions and fluid properties.ASME Code Compliance: The software is compliant with various international design codes and standards, such as ASME (American Society of Mechanical Engineers) Section VIII Division 1 and Division 2, EN13445, PD5500, and others.Material Selection: PV Elite allows users to select appropriate materials for pressure vessels based on design criteria and industry standards.Flange Analysis: The software includes flange design capabilities for determining the flange rating, flange thickness, and bolt loads.Nozzle Analysis: PV Elite performs nozzle load checks and calculates the required nozzle reinforcement based on vessel operating conditions.Reporting and Documentation: The software generates comprehensive reports and documentation, including design reports, fabrication drawings, and material summary reports.
PV Elite is widely used by mechanical and process engineers, pressure vessel designers, and manufacturers to optimize the design and safety of pressure vessels and heat exchangers. It streamlines the design process and ensures compliance with industry standards, reducing the risk of design errors and safety issues during operation.
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