Category Archives: equipment


Pdms 3D models in Dblisting format that can be downloaded for free.

Character Building Equipment Vehicle Tower  Vessel  Room Other



If you have any more interesting examples, that you would like to share please send me and I will publish it here.

This post is updating, so you will find new models periodically.

Aveva. Admin. Reconfig DB with cross-references

Sometimes happens that we need to change DB number to other DB number. But what should we do with cross-references? Use the method that is described below and there will be no problems.

This is for experienced PDMS admins, anyway make backup before this steps!!!

If the contents of more than one DB are to be transferred, provided no reference attributes point outside the set of DBs being transferred, an extension of the same procedure could be used. Consider the transfer of the whole of one Design DB, the whole of a Catalogue DB and one item of equipment from a second Design DB, thus:

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Export from 3ds Max to AVEVA PDMS


AVEVA                                                          3D MAX


Finally, I wrote suitable interface to upload any geometry to Aveva PDMS or E3D.
3Ds max works with almost any format, so I chose it like transition tool from other softwares, it is also perfect instrument to create equipment.
My plugin is not optimised but works as a charm.

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