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March 5, 2021 | Tips & Tricks

Display Enveloped Contour Diagrams for Soil Pressure

With the release of RISAFoundation v13.0.2, users now have the ability to display the enveloped contour diagram results for soil pressure. 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

December 8, 2017 | Tips & Tricks

New and Improved Soil Properties

RISAFoundation v10 now includes new and improved soil properties for the definition and design of piles. Read More

October 21, 2015 | Tips & Tricks

Gross and Net Soil Pressures

In RISAFoundation, the Allowable Soil Bearing value is controlled by the Soil Region. This value is always taken as a Gross allowable soil pressure by default. Allowable Soil Bearing values are typica Read More

July 14, 2011 | Tips & Tricks

Varying Soil Properties in RISAFoundation

RISAFoundation allows users to create regions of varying soil properties. Read More

June 28, 2011 | Tips & Tricks

Checking Soil Bearing in RISAFoundation

RISAFoundation has the capability to report soil bearing pressures and check them against allowable pressures. Read More