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Sandwich Wall Horizontal Seam

Last updated March 12, 2019 by Tekla User Assistance tekla.documentation@trimble.com

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Sandwich Wall Horizontal Seam

Sandwich Wall Horizontal Seam

Sandwich Wall Horizontal Seam creates a horizontal seam between two sandwich walls. Seam dimensions and rabbets can be defined for all layers: inner shell, foil, insulation, and outer shell. In addition, you can define an extra foil layer.

Objects created

  • Seams

  • Rabbets

  • Foil

  • Insulation

  • Extra foil layer

Use for



Seams between sandwich wall shells.

Seams with additional rabbets.

Before you start

To be able to select the needed parts, activate the Select objects in components switch.

Selection order

  1. Select the inner shell of the first sandwich wallplate that represents a structure such as a wall or roof panel

    In Tekla Structures, a panel is created by picking two or more points.

    In cast-in-place concrete the term wall refers to a concept similar to panel.


  2. Select the inner shell of the second sandwich wall.

    The seam is created automatically when the secondary part(1) part that exists in a building object and that is connected to the main part

    (1) Secondary part can be an assembly secondary part or a cast unit secondary part.

    (2) input part that the user selects after selecting the component main part when creating a component

    (2) A component can have none, one or more component secondary parts.

    is selected.

Part identification key




Concrete part (wall, column, beam, slab)



Multiple points can be picked.

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