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Tech Tip: Crane Structures in GRAITEC Advance Design

12 April 2024Advance Design, Structural designCarol Dunn

Engineers tasked with designing and optimizing crane structures require advanced tools for accurate modeling and analysis. GRAITEC Advance Design provides…

A/B Jetty Project – 3D Modeling and Collaboration in Marine Construction

28 March 2024BIM, Collaboration, Construction, Digital Transformation, Structural designCarol Dunn

creativity plus meticulous planning were needed for successful construction in the unforgiving marine environment. Cutting edge technologies, including 3D modeling…

Empowering Structural Engineers in Sustainable Design

16 January 2024Advance Design, Structural design, SustainabilityLukas

while many industries are taking steps towards becoming more sustainable, structural engineering has often been overlooked.

Remarkable Cable Structures Using Advance Design

30 November 2023Advance Design, Structural designCarol Dunn

Cable structure elements are geometrically nonlinear, and hence we need a nonlinear solver in order to analyze this kind of…

Tech Tip: Easy Mesh Configuration Options in Structural FEA/FEM

22 September 2023Advance Design, Structural designCarol Dunn

The functions offered in the Advance Design surface property sheet enable users to specify mesh configurations to meet each project’s…

Tech Tip: Generate a Table of Forces in Advance Design

14 September 2023Advance Design, Structural designCarol Dunn

With the new "result tables" function in Advance Design 2023 and the subsequent versions of the software, we can now…

Tech Tip: How to Get Seismic Results by Mode in Advance Design

4 September 2023Advance Design, Structural designCarol Dunn

When using Advance Design, in some cases, it is crucial to have seismic results (displacements, forces, stresses, and resulting forces…

How to generate EC3 global imperfections on columns

30 August 2023Advance Design, AEC, Architecture and Engineering, Design, Structural designCarol Dunn

According to EC3, in some cases it is necessary to take into account global imperfections in order to consider possible…

How to Define User Coordinate System in Advance Design

17 August 2023Advance Design, GraitecCarol Dunn

When using Advance Design, in some cases we may need to build our model or study results using a specific…

Revolutionizing Sustainability: Carbon Emission Estimations in Advance Design

16 August 2023Advance Design, SustainabilityLukas

Advance Design's innovative Finite Element Method (FEM) software, coupled with a new CO2 emission calculator, facilitates precise carbon factor measurements…

Importing and exporting the system tree in Advance Design

15 August 2023Advance Design, BIM, Graitec, Structural designCarol Dunn

When working in GRAITEC Advance Design, the import/export function saves time during the creation of new models.

How to use and modify snap points in Advance Design

11 August 2023Advance Design, GraitecCarol Dunn

By utilizing snap points, you can readily identify exact positions, making it easier to draw objects with improved accuracy and…

Discover Advance Design FEA for Advanced Supports

7 August 2023Advance Design, Construction, Structural designCarol Dunn

In this technical article, modeling using nonlinear supports is investigated and compared to modeling without any nonlinearity occurring at supports.

Saving Time and Effort by Cloning Structural Rebar Drawings

20 July 2023Digital Transformation, PowerPack, Revit, Structural designCarol Dunn

thrilled to introduce the structural industry to a game-changing innovation that promises to revolutionize structural design: Clone Drawings. This feature…

Unmatchable Productivity Boost with Clone ‘Rebar’ Drawings in Revit

26 June 2023Design, PowerPack, Revit, Structural designDaniel Gheorghe

For a productivity boost that is unmatchable, the newest version of PowerPack Rebar Detailing for Revit now offers the Clone…

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