Steel Decks Manager

 

Explore the world of steel construction with the Steel Decks Manager in Advance Design, a specialized tool designed to optimize the selection and management of steel deck profiles. This guide will introduce you to the various access points for the command and detail the key features within the Steel Decks Manager, ensuring you can incorporate steel decks into your structural models.

 

 

How to access the command

Use these methods to access the command:

 

 

Features of the Steel Decks Manager

The Steel Decks Manager dialog box is organized in three tabs:

 

  1. Steel deck profiles 

Includes a library of profiled steel sheets with inclined and rectangular grooves, suitable for roofs, lightweight floor decks and composite floor decks (with reinforced concrete slabs). The profiles in this library correspond to the library available in Advance Design America (Canam profiles).

Steel Decks Manager dialog box

Steel Decks Manager dialog box

 

  1. Fasteners 

Contains the types and configuration of the steel deck connections in relation to the steel sheet profile.

Fasteners tab - Steel Decks Manager dialog box

Steel Decks Manager dialog box - Fasteners tab

 

 

  1. Assigned steel deck profiles 

Includes the properties of the assigned steel deck.

Assigned steel deck profiles tab - Steel Decks Manager dialog box

Steel Decks Manager dialog box - Assigned steel deck profiles tab

 

 

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