Engineering Workbench News and Product Updates

Discover What’s New

Here you can find out about new features in Engineering Workbench as they are released, providing you with up-to-date information about the ongoing development of the solution.

Users can always obtain the most current information on features and functionality using the online documentation within Engineering Workbench.


August 2020

Exclusive Dynamic Linking technology now available within Engineering Workbench    

Dynamic Linking offers the only solution to easily and confidently discover referenced knowledge across the largest library of essential engineering content. Using powerful Artificial Intelligence, Dynamic Linking automatically generates over 35 million embedded industry to industry reference links that are found in-line across Codes and Standards documents from 400+ Standards Developing Organizations. We encourage users to take advantage of this exclusive IHS Markit technology to eliminate the need to search multiple times in multiple areas, efficiently understand requirement relationships, and receive instant access to a summary of or full contents of a referenced Code or Standard.

For more information, please refer to the Engineering Workbench Help Center.

July 2020

Exclusive Get Link technology available within Engineering Workbench   

Get Link technology allows users to create links in Engineering Workbench to reference Codes, Standards, and eBook entire documents, specific pages, or specific sections within a document. We encourage users to utilize Get Link to quickly and easily access a document that will be worked with in the future or to easily share a document with another user. Get Link ensures document traceability individually or between users, efficiently capture essential information, and respects mandatory copyright rules.

For more information, please refer to the Engineering Workbench Help Center.

May 2020

Sharing Across Subaccounts is now available within Engineering Workbench  

As of May 21st, 2020, the ability to share across subaccounts is now available within Engineering Workbench. This enhancement will allow all users to share projects, watch lists, and annotations with other users who belong to a different Engineering Workbench subaccount within their organization. We encourage users to utilize Sharing Across Subaccounts to quickly and easily share information with other individuals and teams within their organization.

For more information, please refer to the Engineering Workbench Help Center.


April 2020

New and improved login process starting April 23rd, 2020 

Beginning April 23rd, 2020, we will be introducing login improvements. Due to security best practices, you will need to reset your password the next time you login. If you are an impacted customer, we will notify you via email. You can access the resources below to help you with the transition. We are constantly taking measures to enhance the security of our solutions and we appreciate your cooperation while we work to provide a more streamlined user experience.

March 2020

Continued Service During Coronavirus (COVID-19) Pandemic

The health, safety and continued service for our customers, partners and employees is our primary focus as we continue to monitor the global spread of the Coronavirus (COVID-19). IHS Markit has implemented business continuity plans to ensure we can uphold our promise and commitment to you. We continue to handle and process content from all our standards and publications partners, at the same pace and rigor. Please see our Service Announcement to learn more about how our solutions can help your organization successfully navigate these challenging times. 

July 2019

ASME Advantage is now available within Engineering Workbench

As of July 1, 2019, the 2019 ASME BPVC and the enhanced ASME Advantage capabilities are available within Engineering Workbench. Starting September 2019, the legacy ASME Advantage services will be retired and access will only be available within Engineering Workbench. We want to help ensure you don’t miss a beat and offer a couple training opportunities to see the new Advantage solution in action:

We encourage you to start using ASME Advantage within Engineering Workbench today. For more information, please refer to the EWB Help Center.

April 2019

  • Annotations:
    • Share All You can share all annotations you have created in a document at once
    • Discover in My Workspaces Keep track of documents that you have annotated as well as documents with annotations that have been created by other users and shared with you. This information is listed in the Annotated Documents tab of My Workspaces
    • Filter You might see both annotations you have created and ones that have been created by others and shared with you. Filter these annotations according to your needs
  • Knowledge Base Usage : This report provides details about document views for expert index, reference collections, and patents.
  • My Groups: Create and manage groups of users with which you can share data and content like projects or watch lists. If there is a group of users that you often share Engineering Workbench data with, turn these users into a group so that you easily and quickly share new content with them.

January 2019: Sort by Standards Document Number, and Interface Enhancements

  • Document Number Sort: Users can sort standards by document number (ascending or descending)
  • User Interface Updates: Under the user's name beside the person icon in the upper right, the following quick links are available:
    • My Settings – Select which applications to display or hide, set up custom search configurations, and more.
    • My Subscriptions – See the standards collections you can access via your subscription(s).
    • My Wish List – See documents that you requested to be added to your subscription.
    • Shopping Cart – View and purchase items.
    • About – View your user name, email, and subaccount number. You can also view details such as your IP address, session number, and details about your browser.
  • Administrator Options: Admin options are now located on the left panel of application links for easy access (for Admins only)

Watch a quick introduction to the latest enhancements