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September 20, 2018

RISAFoundation v11.0 now includes the added ability to enter a passive pressure for slabs. The passive pressure represents soil pressure along the perimeter of the slab and will contribute to the sliding resistance of the slab. RISAFoundation will multiply the passive pressure by the vertical area along the slab’s perimeter in both the slab’s local […]

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August 30, 2018

New IBC 2018 compliant codes have been implemented into RISA-3D v17.0, RISAFloor v13.0, and RISAFoundation v11.0! These include: ACI 318-2014 Concrete Code TMS 402-2016 Masonry Code AISI S100-2016 Cold Formed Steel Code ADMI 2015 Aluminum Code AISC 360-2016 (15th Edition) Hot Rolled Steel Code ASCE 7-2016 Loading Code AWC-NDS 2018 Wood Code To select these […]

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August 2, 2018

For concrete column members, the load combination producing the maximum shear code check is reported in the Detail Report and corresponding Results spreadsheet. Since concrete is evaluated based on a batch solution, this can be useful when shear governs the design. RISAFloor Concrete tab of the Column Results spreadsheet: Column Detail Report: RISA-3D: Concrete Columns […]

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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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