05.11.2018 | By Mikko Lehtinen

The new MagiCAD version for Revit and AutoCAD is now available for download. MagiCAD 2019 UR-1 introduces Electrical Calculations for Revit and many important new functions for MagiCAD Ventilation, Piping, Electrical, Sprinkler Designer, Schematics, Circuit Designer and Room modules. Click here for new features

MagiCAD 2019 Update Release 1 for Revit – Highlights

  • Perform electrical calculations using Revit technology
  • Utilise space-bounded operation areas in electrical design
  • Improved data handling with combination boxes
  • Generate clash reports in several different formats
  • Define provisions for Builders Work Openings using advanced new functions
  • Select shared parameters for the devices in the dataset
  • Define IFC type and subcategory for each device in IFC export
  • Define functional areas separately for each product
  • Perform diversity calculations in ventilation design
  • Detect and resolve disconnects more efficiently during sizing
  • Decide whether installed symbols in schematic design inherit values from lines

MagiCAD 2019 Update Release 1 for AutoCAD – Highlights

  • Use Running Index on selected drawings only
  • Design and calculate sprinkler systems using flexible pipes
  • Perform diversity calculations in ventilation design
  • Define functional areas separately for each product
  • Define IFC type and subcategory for each device in IFC export
  • Generate reports more flexibly based on schematic drawings
  • Add text objects to device groups in schematic design
  • Create more readable drawings in circuit design
  • Summarise cable diameters
  • Use conduit diameter and cable tray width and height for space reservation
  • Use revision markers in schematic drawings
  • Verify sprinkler system coverage and sprinkler operation areas
  • Benefit from the improved Change Properties function
  • Select whether components installed to insulated duct or pipe inherit insulation
  • Export connection node type “None” as a reservation object to IFC
  • Verify the correctness of heat loss and cooling power information

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