Tekla Structures 2017 France Environment Release Notes

Last updated October 10, 2017 by Trimble Solutions France tekla.support.fr@trimble.com

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Tekla Structures 2017 France Environment Release Notes


1. General Settings

1.1 ini Files for French environment

1.1.1 env_France.ini

1.2 Folder structure

1.3 Catalogs

1.3.1 Profile catalog
1.3.2 Bolt catalog
1.3.3 Material catalog
1.3.4 Component catalog

1.4 Objects.inp

1.4.1 Common objects.inp
1.4.2 Modification of the objects.inp file located under. \ System \ ConstructionManagement

1.5 Macros

1.5.1 Modeling

1.6 Reports

1.7 Tools

1.7.1 Organizer

2. Drawing settings

2.1 Drawings for steel role
2.1.1 new settings for bent plate
2.1.2 new settings for taped holes
2.1.2 Master Drawing Catalog
2.1.3 Dimensioning of flat and contour plates in assemblies

3. Modeling settings

3.1 Steel role

3.1.1 steps.dat
3.1.2 Objects representation
3.1.3 Tapped_holes

3.2 Other

4. Tekla Warehouse (local)

4.1 Fischer


1. General Settings

1.1 ini files for French Environment

1.1.1 env_France.ini

Added in /* Section 10 - Unwrapping - Dépliage */

Added in /* Section 7 - Dimensioning - Cotations */
 bolt_symbol_table.txt file is used for tapped holes:
set XS_USER_DEFINED_BOLT_SYMBOL_TABLE=bolt_symbol_table.txt

1.2 Folder Structure

Model templates renamed:

Coulé en place: Béton coulé sur site
Béton: Béton préfabriqué

New model templatemodel which is used as a basis for creating new models

The user can save a model including all its elements, such as object properties, certain settings, parts, and components, in a model template.



1.3 Catalogs

1.3.1    Profile Catalog

Provider profiles are now available in the Tekla Warehouseservice for collaboration and for storing and sharing Tekla Structures content

In Tekla Warehouse the content items are stored in collections. Tekla Warehouse includes the Tekla Warehouse Service and the Tekla Warehouse web site.

Tekla Warehouse is one of the Tekla Online services.

and can be downloaded if needed.



New profiles ARVAL ECLECTIC:

New profiles ARCELORMITTAL Ondatherm, Promisol , Hacierba:


1.3.2. Bolt Catalog

Update of thread lenght for HV bolts (14399).
Add to the TeklaWarehouse the Fischer collection for the French environment
Added new assemblies to show these finishes in the reports. By default the finish is "electrozingué"

1.3.3. Material Catalog

New materials for concrete:

New miscellaneous materials:


1.3.4 Component catalog

Added - Favoris - section.
Added - Coupleurs - section in - Utilitaires et applications - > Béton.



1.4 Objects.inp

1.4.1 Common objects.inp

OBJECTS_TAB.txt renamed in objects_inp_tab.txt in .\Environments\france.


1.4.2 Modification of the objects.inp located under. \ System \ ConstructionManagement

Add a new tab Workflow specific to precast concrete elements


1.5 Macros

1.5.1 Modeling

- New macro: Rouvrir modèle actuel

- New macrosaved series of actions that includes instructions for a program

Macros are located in the applications and components catalog. They are recorded or created manually and stored as .cs file in a folder defined with the advanced option XS_MACRO_DIRECTORY.

Macros can, for example, be used for creating drawings or reports.

Macros are sometimes used to run an application.

Numérotation pages cahier


- New tool: Gestionnaire d'exécution



1.6 Reports

 - New report format: pdf

All html reports are changed in pdf format.

Excel reports are removed.
The assembly reports now only list "multi-part" assemblies.

New report: R_Liste_Armatures_Avec_Coupleurs
New bolts list (xsr, pdf and xls)  including additional washers and nuts, studs, screw / nut / washer / anchor / etc hardware parts as well as supplier hardware.
The bolt reports "E_liste boulons" have been renamed to "E_liste vis

1.7 Tools

1.7.1. Organiser

Simplified tree structure for faster opening.



2. Drawing settings

2.1. Drawings for steel role

2.1.1 new settings for bent plate(1) part that is created from contour plates, or beams whose profile is a plate

(1) Bent plates can include conical or cylindrical sections.

(1) Curved beams, spiral beams, or deformed parts cannot be used for creating a bent plate.

(2) component object that represents an angle that is bent from a plate and that connects parts

TS_Tolerie standard created for bent plate(1) part that represents a flat structure

(1) In some contexts, for example in analysis, the term plate object may be used to refer to plates.

(2) plate that represents a steel structure

(2) Plate is mainly used as a connection piece or as a floor plate.


2.1.2 new settings for taped holes

New bolt markmark that includes a set of selected property elements related to a bolt or bolt group

and representationthe way that the information included in a model is represented visually

for tapped holes

2.1.3 Master Drawing Catalog


2.1.3 Dimensioning of flat and contour plates in assemblies

Lines 5 and 51 of the file dim_plane tables.txt have been commented //. The position of the plates dimensions is from the environment variables.

3. Modeling settings

3.1 Steel role

3.1.1 Steps.dat

Update of the file for JK TECHNIC steps. This file is used in S71 component.

3.1.2 Objects representation

New RAL added in RAL representation:

3.1.3 Taped holes


3.2 Miscellaneous 


4. Tekla Warehouse (local)

4.1 Fischer

First version of the French cataloguser interface for displaying or modifying information in categorized lists

For example, profile catalog and shape catalog are catalogs.

of FISCHER anchors corresponding to the German with a slight modification (Addition of the prefix "Chevilles" in the name of the short name of the assemblies) https://warehouse.tekla.com/#/catalog/details/24887fd3 -391a-4a73-bab3-5383b689a487




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