Autodesk Advance Steel packages

 

 

Available functionalitiesAdvance Steel 2016AutoCAD + Advance Steel 2016

MODELING

Structural elements, e.g. portal frames, trusses and joists.
Straight beams, curved beams, compound beams, welded beams.
Plates, folded plates, gratings, folded beams.
Miscellaneous steel (straight stairs, railings, cage ladders...).
Shortening / Coping elements (shortening, cope, contour, miter cut ).
Bolts, anchors, shear studs, holes.
Advance modeling tools.
Cladding
Concrete objects: beams, walls, slabs and footings.
Timber objects: beams.
Autodesk Advance Steel API.
Multi-User: possibility for several users to work together at the same time to create a model.

PREDEFINED CONNECTIONS

Connections between structural elements: base plate joints, column-beam connections, beam-to-beam connections, purlin connections, bracing joints.
Steel connections checking according to EC3 and AISC standards.
Quick-connections.
Cold rolled connections.
Custom Connections allowing the creation, storage and re-using of user specific connections.

LIBRARIES

Cold and hot rolled profiles, folded beams.
Materials: steel, concrete, timber and other materials, etc.
Bolts, nuts, washers.
Shear studs.
Anchors
Possibility to create user sections.

MODEL CHECKING

Collision check between elements, e.g. bolts and elements.
Location check for connecting elements (welds or bolts).
Construction tools access to check buildability.
Consistency of elements numbering (fabrication, delivery and erection).
Holes and bolts distance checking.

NUMBERING

Numbering methods for parts, assemblies, bolts, anchors and studs.
User-defined numbering prefixes.
Preliminary marks.

AUTOMATIC DETAILING

3D and 2D views (plan and elevations).
Node details.
Assemblies: details styles for columns, beams, bracings, plates.
Parts: specific views, dimensions, labels.
Automatic dimensioning of necessary points.
Automatic labeling.
Automatic detection of necessary views for shop drawings.
Intelligent manual dimensions.
Intelligent weldinglines.

LISTS

Lists on drawings: part lists, assembly lists.
External lists: BOMs, assembly lists, saw cut lists, folded plate lists.
List export to XLS, PDF, RDF...

NC FILES

DSTV files.
DXF files.

IMPORT / EXPORT

SDNF, PSS, CIS/2, IFC, KISS, STAAD
BIM synchronization with Advance Design and Revit.

STRUCTURAL ANALYSIS

Finite Element Structural Analysis (see column "Advance Design – ISV" on Advance Design package description).

CAD PLATFORM

Autodesk® AutoCAD ® 2016.

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