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Autodesk Advance Steel
Aleck Giles

A Guide To Advance Steel Cladding

A Guide To Advance Steel Cladding
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There is a handy set of tools in Advance Steel for placing cladding sheets in your model. Although the commands are named as cladding these can in fact place any sequence of corrugated sheeting including decking. However, the prompts are a bit confus...
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Michael Arnott

The Advance Design 2019 Shape Optimisation and Improved Steel Design Reports Features Are Fantastic For Structural Design Engineers

The Advance Design 2019 Shape Optimisation and Improved Steel Design Reports Features Are Fantastic For Structural Design Engineers
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The Graitec Advance Design Structural Design Engineering product is ahead of the field for analysis and design for Concrete, Steel and Timber projects. The brand new 2019 version includes several exciting new features for Steel users, including shape...
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Michael Arnott

The New Advanced Stability Feature For Graitec Advance Design Structural Engineering Design Software Is A Powerful Steel Analysis Feature

The New Advanced Stability Feature For Graitec Advance Design Structural Engineering Design Software Is A Powerful Steel Analysis Feature
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Graitec Advance Design Structural Engineering Design software is the fully BIM compliant product that gives users high quality capabilities for their work with steel structures, with a range of powerful features, including FEM analysis, report post p...
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John Bennett

Advance Steel Cold Rolled Modelling and Detailing

Advance Steel Cold Rolled Modelling and Detailing
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For the UK market Cold rolled is essential for the creation of any Steel Framed solution, integrating with the primary hot rolled Steel frame. This proves a challenge to any Steelwork Detailer to include and model these elements to achieve a suitable...
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John Bennett

Revit to Advance Steel Collaboration Via SMLX

Revit to Advance Steel Collaboration Via SMLX

This year I had the opportunity to present at AU2018 (Autodesk University) in London, my class was about the workflow between Revit and Advance Steel for the transfer of structural steel and steel connections. During this class we looked at the vario...
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Aleck Giles

A Guide To Advance Steel Standard Parts

A Guide To Advance Steel Standard Parts
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Many companies that use Advance Steel have certain common parts or items that they use in lots of projects. One example may be using a small connecting lug in a railing, or perhaps they try to use the same end plate on all joints. By doing this, they...
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Michael Arnott

Graitec PowerPack For Advance Steel 2019 Gets More Connections

Graitec PowerPack For Advance Steel 2019 Gets More Connections
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The Graitec PowerPack for Advance Steel is an absolutely must have add-in, as it contains a range of features to bolster workflows, including connections, detailing, plate creation and much more. The recently released 2019 version contains many power...
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Rob Merriman

Advance Steel Tip - Quantities In NC Files

Advance Steel Tip - Quantities In NC Files
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We have recently received a couple of support calls asking if it is possible to run NC files with quantities based on selected objects not quantities for the whole model in Advance Steel . The simple answer is yes, and this blog will guide ...
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Aleck Giles

A Guide To Advance Steel Dimensions

A Guide To Advance Steel Dimensions
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The parametric dimensioning tools in Advance Steel are incredibly effective, handling different scales and clipped (shortened) views without the user even thinking about it. Unfortunately, the trade off for this functionality seems to be that certain...
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Rob Merriman

Why Advance Steel Users Should Be Using Copy With Adjustment

Why Advance Steel Users Should Be Using Copy With Adjustment
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A lot of the models we create in Advance Steel have objects that are replicated throughout, but the positioning or angles may be different. For example, a model containing a stair with 20 flights might have 10 different flight angles, and it can be t...
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