A new Software which represents an effective powerful solution to design Hydraulic manifolds within your CAD platform. MDTools Essential is also available for Solidworks users.
MDTools Essential can read a HyDraw circuit, helping the complete design process.
The description of a workflow with MDTools Essential can be found at this link
MDTools Essential for Inventor comes with ‘virtual cavity mode’, the fastest way to design hydraulic manifolds in a 3D CAD platform. Here’s a video of MDTools Essential for Autodesk Inventor