HOUSTON — (BUSINESS WIRE) — July 23, 2009 — COADE announced today a 2009 Drivers of Success Competition entry deadline of July 31, 2009, a competition for users of COADE plant design and engineering analysis products, including CAESAR II, CADWorx, PV Elite and TANK, where users can receive valuable prizes for the best stories about successes using these products. The 10 first-place prize winners receive an all-inclusive trip to this year's 2009 COADE User Conference, and the 10 runner-up prize winners receive an Apple iPod Nano. There will be three first-place and three runner-up prizes for CAESAR II submissions, three first-place and three runner-up prizes for CADWorx, three first-place and three runner-up prizes for PV Elite (and PV Fabricator), and one first-place and one runner-up prize for TANK. Every user submitting a story will receive a valuable token from COADE in appreciation for taking the time to prepare a submission.
Recently, the company also announced an extension the early-bird discount until August 1, 2009, to register for the COADE User Conference, scheduled for September 28-30 in Houston, Texas. The 2009 COADE User Conference, an expansion of the successful 2008 conference attended by 300 people from across the globe, will feature product-specific sessions on all of COADE's products, including CAESAR II, the world's most widely used pipe stress analysis software; PVElite for pressure vessel and heat exchanger design and analysis; the CADWorx Plant Design Suite for intelligent plant design modeling and process schematics; and TANK for the design and analysis of oil storage tanks. A keynote address will be delivered by Thomas J Van Laan, PE, President and CEO of COADE.
Details on the 2009 COADE User Conference are at www.coadeuserconference.com/2009/. Read one of last year's Drivers of Success winner's stories at http://coade.typepad.com/coadeinsider/2009/01/success-story-stantec.html. Details on the Drivers of Success Competition can be found at http://www.coadeuserconference.com/2009/competition.html.
COADE, Inc. is a provider of software for multiple plant design and engineering disciplines. COADE's aims are that design and engineering should share relevant information seamlessly, thereby maintaining accuracy and improving efficiency. COADE's product line conforms to those goals and includes: CAESAR II, the world's most widely used pipe stress analysis software; PV Elite for pressure vessel and heat exchanger design and analysis; CADWorx Plant Design Suite for intelligent plant design modeling, process schematics and automatic production of plant design deliverables; and TANK for the design and analysis of oil storage tanks. COADE, CAESAR II, CADWorx, PV Elite, CodeCalc and TANK are registered trademarks or trademarks of COADE, Inc. For more information, visit www.coade.com.
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