An enhanced version of a pipe stress analysis software has been released by Coade Engineering Software with over 15 new or updated features.

CAESAR II 3.24 is a complete pipe stress analysis programme used in the design, or analysis of piping systems. It enables users to analyse the response of critical piping systems subject to weight, pressure, thermal, and dynamic loads.

Features include: multiple displacement, force and uniform load vectors for load set generation; improved analysis for fibreglass reinforced plastic pipe, including the UK Offshore Operators Association (UKOOA) code; additional expansion joints, spring hangers and structural steel databases.