ASME Content Packs

ASME Content Packs

Win64, English

Autodesk, Inc.
A Piping catalog as per ASME Standard for use in Autodesk® AutoCAD® Plant 3D.

General Usage Instructions

After installation, you will get some catalogs and specs in your content folder.

Several ways you can use them into your project are shown as below.

  • PIP Specs can be used in your project directly.
  • Create a new spec in Spec Editor, here you can add some pipes, fittings and valves from the catalogs to meet your project’s requirements.
  • Modify an existing spec in Spec Editor.   


In Project Setup, you can modify piping connection settings, customize end types, specify plant 3D path and file locations, etc.

If you need any help in configuring the Pipe connections, please refer the AutoCAD Plant 3D Help, as below,

Help > Contents > AutoCAD Plant 3D > Project Configuration > 3D Model Configuration > About Configuring Piping Connections 

Refer to "README – ASME Content Packs.pdf" Readme file for more details.




Installation notes:

These catalogs are compatible with AutoCAD Plant 3D 2019 and higher version.

This installer will copy ASME catalogs and specs into your content Catalog location:

  • C:\AutoCAD Plant 3D Content\ CPak ASME\ 

Before running this installer package, please backup your existing ASME catalogs and PIP specs.

This installer will replace your existing “DefaultConnectorsConfig.xml” and “NominalDiameterMap.csv”. So before running this installer package, please backup the existing files from the below location:
 “DefaultConnectorsConfig.xml” from,
• C:\Program Files\Autodesk\AutoCAD\PLNT3D\en-US\

“NominalDiameterMap.csv” from,
• C:\Program Files\Autodesk\AutoCAD\

Uninstallation notes: 

To uninstall this content pack, please go to Control Panel => Programs and Features => select the "CPak ASME 2022" => Uninstall

Since these are the updated version of the ASME catalogs, it is advised not to uninstall them.

Additional Information

Known Issues



Company Name: Autodesk, Inc.

Author/Company Information

Autodesk, Inc.

Support Information

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Version History

Version Number Version Description

Upgraded to 2019 and higher version

Upgraded to 2018 and higher version

Upgraded to 2017 and higher version


Upgraded to 2016 and higher version


Upgraded to 2014 and higher version “DefaultConnectorsConfig.xml” is updated


Upgraded to 2014 and higher version Added ASME Valves II. pcat as per ASME B31.3 Fixed some issues in existing ASME catalogs


Upgrade to 2017 & 2016 version Fixed some defects in existing ASME catalogs Combined all ASME catalogs into one installer


Version V2.3 - Some content related defects had been fixed in both the catalog files.

This content pack contains the ASME base line catalogs with weights.

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