COADE, Inc. released a new version of the AutoCAD-based plant design suite, the CADWorx 2004. The new features of the CADWorx 2004 include the ability to increase the size of plant models while making it easier to learn and use the program. These improvements have been made through file size reduction, faster load and save times, enhanced management of external references and user interface refinements such as the new tool palette system.
Additionally it provides improved integrated steel capabilities, integrated HVAC/cable tray components, automatic weld gaps and layering by line number. It is compatible with AutoCAD 2004.