Autodesk Advance Concrete
This area is dedicated to Autodesk Advance Concrete - BIM software for structural concrete engineering, detailing and fabrication
Tools to create and edit main structural members, including roofs, stairs, foundations and integration of AutoCAD 3D solid elements. Configuration of the standard libraries and representation styles, building structure and other project settings.
Views and Sections
Questions and discussions related to configuration of plane views, horizontal and vertical sections, elevations, isometric views and reinforcement details, setting up the representation styles and finishing preferences.
Dimensioning and labeling
Usage of associative dimensions, labels and other specific tools for formwork drawings. Configuration of automatic numbering and labeling of structural members.
Reinforcement with bars
Questions about reinforcing cast in place concrete structural members, precast elements or special members using manual rebar detailing. Configuration of rebar labels, representation and catalogs.
Reinforcement with meshes
Questions about manually detailed meshes using surface distributions, mesh rows or individual panels and mesh sections. Configuration of mesh catalog and representation.
Reinforcement styles and RBS
Discussions about applications, definition and customization of frequently met reinforcement templates.
Customizing reinforcement schedules, questions about available variables, formulas and sorting criteria.
Management of paper layouts: arrangement of drawings, title blocks and frames, numbering, etc.
Anything that doesn't fit in previous categories.
Tips & Tricks
Smart ideas and easy ways out of everyday problems.
Licensing, activation, moving licenses, network licenses, procedures to be followed for migration
Import / Export / Synchronization
About specific problems met on import, export or synchronization, available standards, transferring BIM model between Advance applications or with Autodesk Revit.
Known limitations and problems
Limitations, known problems, punctual solutions, workarounds