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June 21, 2018

RISA-3D v16.0.4 introduces an enhancement that will allow for more control over the beam deflection ratio through Deflection Ratio Options. As part of the member properties, you can now designate the ends of single and multi-span beams as a cantilever or supported. This will determine whether the beam deflection ratio is calculated as L’/y’ (supported) […]

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June 7, 2018

RISA-3D now includes improved behavior of the automesh feature as well as the newly added global model setting for Plate Local Axis.  The new plate local axis options include both Nodal and Global.  These options allow for more control over plates which can lead to clearer results in plate contour plots.  For more information on these enhancements […]

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May 31, 2018

Occasionally, you will find the need to change your server from an old computer to a new one, or perhaps you simply want to move your RISA products to a new server within your office. This blog will lay out the simple steps necessary to get your RISA programs up and running on the new […]

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May 24, 2018

Concrete pile design is now incorporated in the pile cap results in RISAFoundation. With the addition of axial pile design in RISAFoundation v10.0, the program can model concrete pile shapes and design the reinforcement, or the user can also apply their own custom rebar layout. Now you can get a full analysis and design of […]

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May 3, 2018

RISAFoundation Version 10.0 now includes the added ability to move selected foundation elements. This includes beams, wall footings, piles, pedestals, slabs, etc. To access the tool, click on the Move Selected Items  button to open the dialog box. There are 3 primary ways to move elements with this tool: Move by Point Location selection allows a […]

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