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December 21, 2021 | Tips & Tricks

Why does my slab deflection increase using ACI 318-19?

Recent changes to the ACI 318-19 code provide an updated calculation for the effective moment of inertia in concrete slabs, which leads to increased slab deflection. Read More

January 1, 2021 | Tips & Tricks

Quickly Evaluate Graphical One-Way Shear Results in ADAPT-Builder

ADAPT-Builder 2020 includes new graphical output for the review of one-way shear results. Read More

January 1, 2021 | Tips & Tricks

Rapid Generation of Column and Middle Strips in ADAPT-Builder

ADAPT-Builder 2020 now includes the ability to rapidly generate column and middle strips in concrete slabs. Read More

November 24, 2020 | Tips & Tricks

Moment Capacity of Slabs with Base Reinforcement

In this video, the calculated moment capacity of a slab with base reinforcement, as well as the cover requirements for base reinforcement are reviewed. Read More

September 3, 2020 | Tips & Tricks

Precompression in Two-Way Post-Tensioned Slabs

Learn how precompression is a critical serviceability requirement in ACI318 for the design of two-way post-tensioned slabs. Read More

August 10, 2020 | Tips & Tricks

Video: Mat Slab Design in RISAFoundation

A video overview of the functionality for mat slab design in RISAFoundation. Read More

August 30, 2019 | Tips & Tricks

Add Single Layer of Reinforcement anywhere in Slab

RISAFoundation v12 now includes the ability to create a single layer of reinforcement anywhere in a slab. Read More

August 30, 2019 | Tips & Tricks

Foundation Design according to Eurocode 2

RISAFoundation v12 includes mat slab, concrete beam and pedestal design according to Eurocode 2 Read More

November 1, 2018 | Tips & Tricks

Soil Overburden on Mat Slab

RISAFoundation v11.0 can now apply soil overburden to a mat slab to account for the weight of the soil above the foundation. Read More

September 20, 2018 | Tips & Tricks

Passive Resistance for Mat Slabs

RISAFoundation v11.0 now includes the added ability to enter a passive pressure for slabs. Read More