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Powerpack for Autodesk Advance Steel

GRAITEC Software

#BIM #3Dmodeling #Detailing

Push the boundaries of Autodesk Advance Steel,
backed by Free expert support!

Take control of accuracy and efficiency, so you can increase your productivity. Improve your daily workflows and expand functionality of Advance Steel using PowerPack for Advance Steel.

 

87% report an increase in ROI on their investment with GRAITEC PowerPack

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1 Deliver steel projects with enhanced efficiency and accuracy.

 

2 Gain a competitive advantage in your structural designs with faster project delivery using over 60 productivity-enhancing features.

 

3 Unlock the full potential of Autodesk Advance Steel with PowerPack for Advance Steel, plus benefit from free, expert support to optimize your Advance Steel experience.


Powerpack for Autodesk Advance Steel | Applied Software, GRAITEC Group

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5 Key benefits of PowerPack for Advance Steel

Boost Productivity | Applied Software, GRAITEC Group
Design Flexibility | Applied Software, GRAITEC Group
Intelligent, parametric advanced connections | Applied Software, GRAITEC Group
Complete Structural BIM Workflow | Applied Software, GRAITEC Group
Customer Driven Enhancements and Support | Applied Software, GRAITEC Group
  • Improve productivity, from steel structure modeling or connections to exporting different file formats for fabrication, when you can fully integrate Advance Steel.

  • Improve the flexibility of your design work with specialized commands and a dedicated user interface. Generate multiple configurations of steel stairs and railings and save them in your own user library.

  • Save time and design more easily using custom connections between elements such as plates, beams, bracings, purlins, platform covers, or compounds.

  • Optimize your steel sections earlier in the project and leverage a powerful link to exchange models, including geometry and sections. Easily import, export or synchronize steel BIM models.

  • Stay ahead of the curve by utilizing the latest features and improvements in your design workflow. Access expert support from GRAITEC and benefit from a wealth of online resources, including help documentation and tutorials.

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Our customers say it best

Using the Powerpack for Advance Steel has enabled our design team to streamline certain aspects of the design process that are not available with the stand-alone version of Advance Steel

Ryan Green, Project Manager, Walker Engineering NW ltd

The Powerpack for Advance Steel is the only way to detail stairs and railings quickly and efficiently. Detailing of stairs and railings generally is much more time consuming in comparison to structural steel, especially when alterations are required. The PowerPack greatly reduces time spent detailing, updating, and making alterations.

Simon Clackett, Partner/Detailer, Stour Engineering LLP

Complement and balance your projects perfectly
with PowerPack for Advance Steel.

Modeling Tools

Boost productivity and accuracy using simple and intuitive modeling tools. Commands include Beam Repeated or Beam Continuous for creating straight and curved/poly beams, as well as the more complex sections of Corrugated, Castellated, Cellular, or Beam with Openings.

Connection Vault

Save time with parametric and intelligent advanced connections that extend the standard Advance Steel library. Examples are Threaded Rod Connection, Tube to Tube Connection, Purlin Connection, Plates on Profile, Plate for Multiple Bracings, Curved End Plate – Plate & Grating Stiffeners.

Platform Cover Creator

Speed up design by automatically creating grating or plate covers based on selected members. Platform Cover Creator is a versatile tool that gives the user possibilities: Create covers even if the contours are not closed; Split covers directly from the joint by beams or by points; Add bolts on edges; Add additional contours.

IGES/STEP Export

Be more productive when sending files to third-party applications for the fabrication process. When formats are requested by manufacturers for designing molds or for pricing manufactured parts, the export in IGES and STEP formats helps.

Stairs and Railings

See how easy it can be to customize stairs and railings with a consistent structure. Interface elements provide numerous features and options for configuration of the required structure, with editable parameters (dimensions, steps, treads, strides, connection types).

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Synchronization

Gain control over changes made in an Advance Design model without losing the information already available in the Advance Steel model. Synchronization in the BIM workflow based on the GTCX file format enables you to control any detail of the synchronization process.

New features in Versions 2024 & 2024.1

Transmission Towers | Applied Software, GRAITEC Group
Easy Batch Plot | Applied Software, GRAITEC Group
Concrete Stairs | Applied Software, GRAITEC Group
Layer Control | Applied Software, GRAITEC Group
Welded Special Part Tread | Applied Software, GRAITEC Group
Railings: Additional hole types for post connection | Applied Software, GRAITEC Group
Railings: Loop end - Mitre corners | Applied Software, GRAITEC Group
  • Confidently design and create detailed tower structures with this reliable, efficient solution for the telecommunications and power transmission industries. A user-friendly interface, combined with a variety of options for geometry and bracing systems, enables custom towers. With options for cross arms, tower tops, geometry, and bracing systems, this comprehensive solution is an essential tool for engineers and designers.

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  • Streamline your batch plotting workflow. Preselect and filter files, control file naming conventions, and manage file selection easily. Working in conjunction with AutoCAD functionality, you can create and save DSD lists, add or remove files, and apply filters based on file type or page size.

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  • Enhance your drawings with stunning stair arrangements that make your railings stand out. Elevate your stair designs with schematic concrete stairs that can easily be used as elements for railings. Your designs will have flexibility using single and multiple flight options, top and bottom landings, exit options, and concrete objects that interact with railings via point and line methods.

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  • Get control over layers utilized and transferred to your drawing output with the new Multi Grid Level Tool. Activate or deactivate your grids using layers.

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  • Streamline your management of different tread types. Create bespoke tread profiles tailored for welding in the construction of staircase assemblies. Save and retrieve customized profiles in a reference library, along with the original bolt selections.


  • Make fine adjustments to hole type arrangements in every connection element and supporting beam. These can vary for each beam and connector plate within each segment for post connection.

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  • You now have more options for loop end selection, with the flexibility for mitre styles to configure corner elements.

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