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May 24, 2022 | Tips & Tricks

User Defined Maximum DCR in ADAPT-Builder

ADAPT-Builder v21.0.1 includes the option to apply a user defined Maximum Demand/Capacity Ratio to design flexural reinforcement at a design section. Read More

February 15, 2022 | Tips & Tricks

P-Delta Analysis using Geometric Nonlinear Stiffness in RISA-3D

RISA-3D Version 20 now includes the Geometric Nonlinear Stiffness method for P-Delta analysis. Read More

October 30, 2020 | Tips & Tricks

Orthotropic Plates in RISA-3D

RISA-3D Version 19 now includes the ability to define the plate methodology of a material as orthotropic which can be useful when defining metal decks, cross-laminated timber or ribbed slabs. Read More

November 13, 2019 | Tips & Tricks

Modeling and Understanding Plate Results in RISA-3D

This video tutorial, learn how to quickly model and submesh plates in RISA-3D as well as how to interpret plate results using both spreadsheets and graphical results such as contour plots. Read More

May 16, 2019 | Tips & Tricks

Pinned Beams in Semi-Rigid Diaphragms

Learn how to eliminate end reaction spikes in beams within semi-rigid diaphragms. Read More

November 2, 2018 | Tips & Tricks

Masonry Lintel Analysis using FEA

RISA-3D now includes the ability to analyze masonry lintels finite element analysis rather than as simply supported. Read More

October 4, 2018 | Tips & Tricks

Partial Fixity End Releases in RISA-3D

RISA-3D v17.0 now has the ability to model partial fixity member end releases. Read More

September 28, 2018 | Tips & Tricks

Analysis Offsets now Available

RISA-3D v15 includes "analysis offsets" which moves the centroid of the member for analysis allowing for flexibility in how members are designed. Read More

September 27, 2018 | Tips & Tricks

Using Analysis Offsets in RISA-3D

Learn how to utilize Analysis Offsets in RISA-3D. Read More

September 27, 2018 | Tips & Tricks

Challenges when using Analysis Offsets

Learn how to deal with challenges when using analysis offsets in RISA-3D. Read More