The most complete set of Shop Drawing tools in the industry
DesignPro has the most complete and up to date set of tools for producing shop drawings in the industry. From Floor Plans to Details and Layout, Athena DesignPro can help you complete your shop drawings in a fraction of the time.
Never Draw another Elevation by Hand again
Design Curtain wall and Storeftont Elevations quickly and easily with the NEW Athena Elevation Program, Not only does it draw your elevation for you, it will also configure the elevation based on set Bays. You decide which Bays are going to have a set Width and what Bays are Equal and the Elevation Program does the Math.
We Do the Math
With Athena you never do math again when designing an Elevation, you can lock Bay Widths and Lock a Vertical or Horizontal Mullion in a position, you can add Mullions where and when you need them.
Add Knewalls to your elevations simple by clicking the bays you need the knewall in, athena will remove the verticals and horizontals and place the kneewalls in the elevation.
Step you frames for any configuration of an elevation you need, you can adjust the steps and add verticals when needed. any shape of Curtain wall is now possible.
Arch top Frames
Completing an Arch Top Frame takes time, in Athena it is a simple process, choose the height of the arch and the type and Athena adds it, you can contral whether the verticals run through the arch or are cut at the arch, control the corner cuts to have a cut at the vertical or a mitered cut at the jambs.
Raked Top Frames
You can add a Rake Top to your frames by simply putting in a dimension on the side you want lower, you can choose the side and also make the rake top a half arch.
Combine bays in your elevation to make offset horizontals and larger infills or glass infills, just select the bays to combine and Athena does the rest.
Add Doors and Entranceways to your Elevations
Pick the Bay and open the Door Program directly inside the Elevation Program, you can then pick a pre-confugred door from the library or design one, Athena will then insert it into your Elevation, Modify the Door as needed.
Add Windows to your Elevation
Pick the Bay and open the Window Program directly inside the Elevation Program, you can then pick a pre-configured window from the library or design one, Athena will then insert it into your drawing, you can modify the window as needed as changes take place throughout the design process.
Athena will automatically dimension your elevation for you, it will allow you to pre-set Dimension Styles, Text Styles and the position of your dimension from the Frame. You can add text to your dimensions such as DLO or Rough Openings to describe the object you are dimensioning.
Detail Material Library
Build Material Libraries complete with hatches and labels already set on specified layers. Insert these materials at any size or pre-set the size. Change any of the materials with a double click. All materials are self lableing and self dimensioning. all labels update if you change the material.
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Program for generating screwed joints. Using this routine, screwed joints consisting of a number of standard parts (screw,
washer, nut, hole), can be generated and also edited. Frequently required screwed joints can be saved in libraries for
The profiled sheet generator facilitates the fast insertion of trapezoidal or corrugated sheets from various
manufacturers. The sheet parameters are defined in a dialog box.
ATHENA offers a number of commands for creating views. Facade and element views can be easily created and modified later.