Next generation of substation design software

Increase your productivity by using primtech. primtech is a
proven AutoCAD based software solution for intelligent sub-
station design.

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AUW 2019

Welcome to the African Utility Week - the leading power, energy & water trade expo and conference in Africa. Visit us at our entegra stand No. B14a within the German Pavilion, May 14-16, Cape Town International Convention Centre (CTICC), Cape Town, South Africa. Please contact us for an individual appointment. Our team is looking forward to meeting you!

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XVIII Eriac 2019

Visit our entegra stand in Brazil to experience primtech live. XVIII Eriac is the most important Ibero-American Cigre Event “XVIII Encuentro Regional Iberoamericano Del Cigre (Eriac) 2019, es el Seminario internacional más importante de la Región Iberoamericana del CIGRÉ” - on May 19-23, at entegra stand No. 16, Rafain Palace Hotel & Convention, Foz do Iguacu, Brazil. Explore as well our paper “Advantages of a Digital Twin - BIM 7D - for high voltage substation engineering using Optical Symbol Recognition technology.”

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primtech 18

We are happy to announce, that the new primtech 18 release has been released. It comes with performance improvements, new parts lists options and an innovative Optical Symbol Recognition (OSR) tool.

Which new features have been introduced? How does the user get access to the latest version? For answers to these or other questions, simply contact our Sales Team or, as a primtech User, your personal primtech Sales Contact.

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Opctical symbol recognition

Based on a point cloud scan, the innovative primtech OSR tool can automatically recognize or create fitting assemblies to generate complete BIM 3D models. The assemblies are selected from the primtech library and placed respectively in the model or created and placed in accordance to detected characteristics.

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Del-Mont Consultants

„It’s awesome. The software is very intuitive, it flows logically, it makes sense.” Mathew White, Senior Designer, Del-Mont Consultants

Del-Mont Consultants – our new reference customer - provides quality professional engineering and surveying services to clients in Colorado and throughout the Western U.S.
See more of what they said on our reference page.

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Phase checker – automatically detects all live parts in a substation

This feature allows you to identify the individual phases of live parts including their geometries all across a substation. Each phase is then visually represented by a color (red, green, blue).

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Engineering Solution for Optimized Substation Design
of High Voltage Substations

primtech is an engineering software for the design, construction and documentation of substations (air-insulated switchgear).

High-voltage equipment, substructures, cable ducts, wires, tubes, clamps, roads and fences can be easily selected from a comprehensive library and placed as intelligent 3D objects on a voltage-dependent grid.

The automatic generation of BOMs and CAD drawings relieve the designer of routine tasks, shorten project run times and avoid errors. primtech supports the designer throughout all project phases and improves quality and consistency of the entire workflow.

primtech is the solution for substation BIM (Building Information Modeling) and has powerful integrated calculation tools like a Lightning Protection Calculation, Clearance Calculation and Short-Circuit Current - Calculation of Effects.

Benchmark tests have shown that primtech users are more than 15 times faster in some phases of the design of a switchgear project than when other, conventional CAD software tools for designing substations are used.

Users all round the world are enthusiastic about the functionality, which has grown over years and which offers project managers the quick overview they need to make the right decisions.

  • Component Library

    primtech component library

    The component library manages component data and CAD models, and makes intelligent assembly functions available for design work in the CAD system.

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  • CAD functions

    primtech CAD functions

    Intelligent primtech-AutoCAD objects, developed specifically for the switchgear sector, make the design of a substation extremely easy with primtech.

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  • Data exchange

    primtech data exchange

    Data exchange plays a crucial role in the planning and design process. primtech offers functions for all common sce-

    Learn all about our data exchange