Grid wise input for ease of geometry creation New Feature •Generation of uniform and inclined grid lines is possible with various options for the ease of modeling. •Editing of grid lines as per requirements is also possible.
Import and Export of ETABS file in STRUDSFeature New If you have ETABS file and it’s analysis file you can import the same in STRUDS. You can export STRUDS file in ETABS.
Provision in slab detailing New Feature In slab design parameters dialog box an option is given to decide slab detailing parameters with factors for top and bottom steel detailing.
Generation of pattern loading New Feature Under pattern loading the live loads are applied on alternate spans ALT1, ALT2, …. as well on two adjoining spans ADJ1, ADJ2….. Beam design is done for worst of all load combinations including pattern loads, Earthquake loads and wind loads.
Provision in beam detailing New Feature In beam design parameters dialog box an option is given to decide the maximum layers of bars which will be helpful in detailing of beam reinforcement. In User defined detailing one option to decide maximum bar length is given which will be helpful in deciding laps in detailing. For pattern loading by default the flag is made on if you generate pattern loads at Prepro.
Change in beam design dialog box when it fail in shear. In beam design when any beam fail in shear that time option to change size for all beams is given. In beam design, option for break design is given.
Enhancement in column detailing New Feature Parameters for maximum tie length and link spacing are given which will be helpful in column ties design and detailing.
Implementation of Strip footing. New Feature In footing design parameters under combined footing option if the user selects the option of Rectangular with beam type then he will be able to design strip footing for number of columns.
DXF Detailing output of Slabs Improvement Improvements in slab longitudinal section drawing and slab plan drawing. (No overlapping of text with drawings)
DXF Detailing output of Beams. Improvement Improvements in beam longitudinal section and cross section drawing also in beam plan drawing. beams (No overlapping of text with drawings / detailing for drop beams corrected)
DXF Detailing output of Columns Improvement Improvements in Column cross section drawing and column centerline drawing.
DXF Detailing output of Shearwalls Improvement Improvements in Shearwall detailing drawing. (No overlapping of text with drawings )
DXF Detailing output of Footings Improvement Improvements in Footing cross section drawing and Footing centerline drawing. (No overlapping of text with drawings )