INTERGRAPH OPTION BLOCK - PDS - Help

Plant Design System (PDS) Stress Analysis Interface (PD_Stress)

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The Intergraph Options Block is a group of options that directly controlling the actions of the stress analysis interface. The specific meaning of each option is outlined below:

Word

Value

Meaning

1

val

Initial (first) node number for nodes generated at component connections

2

val

Increment to be used in generating subsequent node numbers - starting from the value specified in word 1, 3 and 4

3

val

Initial node number for numbering nodes at network endpoints

4

val

Initial node number for numbering nodes internal to components (for example, the nodes at elbow or tee origins)

5

0

1

Turn warning messages off

Turn warning messages on

6

val

Magnitude of spring constant indicating a support is rigid - where val implies a magnitude of 10**val

7

1

must be set to 1

8

1

must be set to 1

9

0

not used at this time

10

1

must be set to 1

11

1

must be set to 1

12

0


1


2


3


4


5

Extracts the network by substring of the pipeline name attribute, LINE_NUMBER_LABEL (Refer to Table 12 - Piping Segment Data, column 2.)

Extracts the network by substring of the stress analysis ID attribute, STRESS_SYSTEM_NO (Refer to Table 12 - Piping Segment Data, column 52.)

Extracts the network by equality of the pipeline name attribute, LINE_NUMBER_LABEL (Refer to Table 12 - Piping Segment Data, column 2.)

Extracts the network by equality of the stress analysis ID attribute, STRESS_SYSTEM_NO (Refer to Table 12 - Piping Segment Data, column 52.)

Extracts the network by substring of the line ID attribute, LINE_ID (Refer to Table 12 - Piping Segment Data, column 3.)

Extracts the network by equality of the line ID attribute, LINE_ID (Refer to Table 12 - Piping Segment Data, column 3.)

13

0


1

Does not print the UNITS record containing the length and weight units of the neutral file

Prints the UNITS record in the neutral file

14

20

Model file component connectivity tolerance in uor's

15

0


1

Does not print the VERSION record containing the stress interface file format version number

Prints the VERSION record in the neutral file

16

0


1

Does not print the VENDOR record containing the pipe stress vendors name

Prints the VENDOR record in the neutral file

17

0

1

Do not generate thermal movement for nozzles

Generate a record indicating the normal XYZ and alternate XYZ thermal growth of nozzles. (Refer to Table 22 - Nozzles, columns 19 through 24)

18

0

1

Default to output pipeline with one connected item from each connected pipeline

Suppress any continuation item on connected pipelines

19

0

1

Default to use filename of up to 12 characters for file specification

Use long filename of up to 40 characters for file specification

Sample Intergraph Options Block Table

INTERGRAPH OPTIONS BLOCK
!NOTE: Only 17 options in use , 45 maximum
! 1-16 2-17 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15
1, 5, 950, 951, 0, 6, 1, 1, 1, 1, 1, 1, 1, 20, 1,
1, 1, 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, 0,
0, 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, 999
ENDOF INTERGRAPH OPTIONS BLOCK

Sample Vendor Name Table

VENDOR NAME
!NOTE: 40 characters maximum
!234567890123456789012345678901234567890
TRIFLEX Rel 2.6.8 Aug 97
ENDOF VENDOR NAME