Release Notes - Tekla Structures 2018 SP10

Defect number Development area Description
TSAC-3886 Concrete components

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.

to wall connection
can now be used on beams based on b×h.

TSAC-3595 Concrete components

Concrete console (110): The cast unit numberingprocess of assigning position numbers to parts, cast units, assemblies, or reinforcement

In Tekla Structures, the position numbers assigned in the numbering are shown in marks and templates, for example.

standard is now loaded and saved properly for all parts.

TSAC-3569 Concrete components

Two sided seating with dowel (76): The drainage holesmall hollow open throughout a part or assembly that is usually used for fastening parts with bolts or other such objects

Hole is created in the same way as bolts and hole properties are defined in the bolt properties.

is now generated properly around custom parts.

TSAC-3556 Concrete components

Embedded anchors (8): Previously, only concrete parts have been taken into calculations when using the Assembly without steel parts option on the Placement tab. This has now been fixed and miscellaneous parts are also considered.

TSAC-3524 Concrete components

Concrete beam-beam (112): The box used for defining the length of the first washer on the Anchors tab is now dimmed properly.

TSAC-3523 Concrete components

Concrete console (111): Assembly type is now correctly loaded.

TSAC-3516 Concrete components

Meshreinforcement that represents a mesh of steel bars in two perpendicular directions

In Tekla Structures, the reinforcement mesh bars in one direction are called main bars and reinforcement mesh bars perpendicular to them are called crossing bars.

bars
: The bars now always have at least the minimum length set in the Mesh bars dialog box.

TSAC-3513 Concrete components

Anchor (10): The top and bottom offsets were incorrectly calculated for parts with complex parametric profiles and parts that have been cut. This has now been fixed.

TSAC-2852 Concrete components

Layout tools: The UDAobject property created by the user in order to widen the range of predefined object properties

User-defined attributes are used when the predefined object properties are not sufficient but more properties are needed. For example, comment, locked, and erection status are user-defined attributes.

files floorlayout.objects.inp and WallLayout.Udas.dat UDA files are now correctly read from the firm, project, and model folders.

 

TSAC-3795 Steel components

Create holesmall hollow open throughout a part or assembly that is usually used for fastening parts with bolts or other such objects

Hole is created in the same way as bolts and hole properties are defined in the bolt properties.

around part (92)
: Previously, the hole was incorrectly rotated in some cases. This has now been fixed.

TSAC-3693 Steel components

Brace corner tubes and 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.

(44)
: Connection plates are now bolted to the gussetcomponent object that represents a plate that connects braces to a beam, column, or base plate

plate in the correct order.

TSAC-3670 Steel components

Working with the Ship ladder (1) component is now must faster than before.

TSAC-3536 Steel components

Tube gussetcomponent object that represents a plate that connects braces to a beam, column, or base plate

(20)
: Previously, both above and below line welds were created as above line welds. This has now been fixed.

TSAC-3531 Steel components

Brace middle tubes and 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.

(144)
: Connection plates are now bolted to the gussetcomponent object that represents a plate that connects braces to a beam, column, or base plate

plate in the correct order.

TSAC-3530 Steel components

Gusseted cross (62): The default bolt spacing for angle bolts is now the same both when you enter the number of bolts and when you do not enter the number of bolts.

TSAC-3446 Steel components

Tube gussetcomponent object that represents a plate that connects braces to a beam, column, or base plate

(20)
: Previously, the gusset 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.

was not created correctly in some cases. This has now been fixed.

TSAC-3416 Steel components

Column with stiffeners W (182), Column with stiffeners S (187) and JP floor beam gussetcomponent object that represents a plate that connects braces to a beam, column, or base plate

(11)
: Previously, the component disappeared when the same component was created near to it. This has now been fixed.

TSAC-3368 Steel components

Splice type 1 (56): The Round web 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.

dimensions
option on the Parameters tab now works correctly.

TSAC-2359 Steel components

In U.S. Base platecomponent object that represents a plate welded to a column base

Base plates are used to distribute the concentrated load of the column over a wider area.

(1047)
, in some situations, two anchors were previously added to the same assembly. This has now been fixed.

TSAC-917 Steel components

Angle profile box (1040): Upper stiffenercomponent object that represents a structure that strengthens a steel beam or column

Stiffeners are usually plates.

Stiffeners are used to prevent web buckling at supports or concentrated loads.

thickness, width and height are now correctly applied.

TTSD-31350 Organizer

Previously, synchronization in Organizertool that is used for categorizing and managing model information, object properties and object property queries, and model object classification

Organizer consists of two tools, object browser and categories.

was cancelled when the selection in the model was changed. This has now been fixed.

TTSD-30725 Organizer

In Organizertool that is used for categorizing and managing model information, object properties and object property queries, and model object classification

Organizer consists of two tools, object browser and categories.

, project properties were not previously exported to Excel. This has now been fixed.

TTSD-33216 Import, export, interoperability

Trimble Connectorfeature that enables interoperability between Tekla Structures and Trimble Connect application

: You can assign ToDos to all users in the Trimble Connect(1) application for information sharing and collaboration for construction projects that is based on the Trimble Connect platform

(1) Reference models are used in Trimble Connect application instead of using import and export.

(1) Trimble Connect application includes web, desktop and mobile clients, and the Sync tool, for example.

(2) Trimble’s platform for microservices in the cloud

(2) Trimble Connect platform’s microservices include services for uploading, storing, processing, and managing or consuming data. These services are meant to provide common solutions required by multiple applications.

project properly again.

TTSD-33077 Import, export, interoperability

The .stp reference modelmodel which the designer can use as an aid when building another model

A reference model is created in Tekla Structures or in other software and can be inserted to Tekla Structures. The reference model appears together with the model but it is not modified by Tekla Structures. The user can snap to reference model points.

For example, an architectural model, a plant design model, or a heating, ventilating, and air-conditioning (HVAC) model can be a reference model.

insert speed has been improved.

TTSD-32858 Import, export, interoperability

Trimble Connectorfeature that enables interoperability between Tekla Structures and Trimble Connect application

: Previously in Trimble Connector, the Refresh button in the ToDo view did not synchronize data from Trimble Connect(1) application for information sharing and collaboration for construction projects that is based on the Trimble Connect platform

(1) Reference models are used in Trimble Connect application instead of using import and export.

(1) Trimble Connect application includes web, desktop and mobile clients, and the Sync tool, for example.

(2) Trimble’s platform for microservices in the cloud

(2) Trimble Connect platform’s microservices include services for uploading, storing, processing, and managing or consuming data. These services are meant to provide common solutions required by multiple applications.

. This has now been fixed.

TTSD-32669 Import, export, interoperability

The extra slowness of IFCfile format commonly used in BIM that facilitates software interoperability

IFC is an open specification developed by the IAI (International Alliance for Interoperability).

Model can be exported into an IFC file.

change management has now been removed.

TTSD-31430 Import, export, interoperability

DWG export: The export is now more robust when the Educational license is in use.

TTSD-31129 Import, export, interoperability

IFC2x3 export: The property set mapping double accuracy type is now working correctly, and the size of the export file is reduced.

TTSD-30924 Import, export, interoperability

DWG export: The export is now more reliable when plotting pull-outsmall graphic in a reinforcement mark, table, or report template that shows the shape and dimensions of a reinforcing bar

pictures in templates.

TTSD-30742 Import, export, interoperability

The handling of IFCfile format commonly used in BIM that facilitates software interoperability

IFC is an open specification developed by the IAI (International Alliance for Interoperability).

Model can be exported into an IFC file.

reference models has been improved.

TTSD-30257 Import, export, interoperability

DWG export: Drawing DWG export now handles better views that have cut settings on but with no actual cuts.

TTSD-29904 Import, export, interoperability

DWG drawing export: Drawing DWG export now handles better situations where views are copied from another drawing with layouts.

TTSD-29882 Import, export, interoperability

DWG export: When exporting a drawing in US imperial environment, the preview window width was sometimes not enough to show the whole drawing. This has now been fixed.

TTSD-29283 Import, export, interoperability

IFCfile format commonly used in BIM that facilitates software interoperability

IFC is an open specification developed by the IAI (International Alliance for Interoperability).

Model can be exported into an IFC file.

export
: Holes for bolts going through both faces of hollow section now exported to IFC more consistently, affecting also STEP and IGES exports done with Multi Converter extension.

TTSD-28999 Import, export, interoperability

DWG export: The export now handles base pointpoint in a model that is used to define a starting point in surveying and that is used as an anchor point in coordinate and height transformations

A Tekla Structures project can have several base points but only one of them can be the project base point.

Base points allow the use of another coordinate system needed for interoperability and collaboration. Base points can also be used in drawings, and in reports and templates. Model origin is the default base point in Tekla Structures.

Base points are also called control points.

offsets better.

TTSD-28894 Import, export, interoperability

IFCfile format commonly used in BIM that facilitates software interoperability

IFC is an open specification developed by the IAI (International Alliance for Interoperability).

Model can be exported into an IFC file.

export
: The export had sometimes wrong colors for some objects when exporting bigger amount of objects. This has now been fixed.

TTSD-28033 Import, export, interoperability

IFCfile format commonly used in BIM that facilitates software interoperability

IFC is an open specification developed by the IAI (International Alliance for Interoperability).

Model can be exported into an IFC file.

export
: The grids were exported incorrectly if you used a base pointpoint in a model that is used to define a starting point in surveying and that is used as an anchor point in coordinate and height transformations

A Tekla Structures project can have several base points but only one of them can be the project base point.

Base points allow the use of another coordinate system needed for interoperability and collaboration. Base points can also be used in drawings, and in reports and templates. Model origin is the default base point in Tekla Structures.

Base points are also called control points.

in the export. This has now been fixed.

TTSD-22549 Import, export, interoperability

DWG export: When exporting a drawing to DWG, part hatch pattern HSTON3E0 looked wrong if the scale was not the same in X and Y directions. This has now been fixed.

TTSD-19302 Import, export, interoperability

You cannot accidentally snap anymore to the reference modelmodel which the designer can use as an aid when building another model

A reference model is created in Tekla Structures or in other software and can be inserted to Tekla Structures. The reference model appears together with the model but it is not modified by Tekla Structures. The user can snap to reference model points.

For example, an architectural model, a plant design model, or a heating, ventilating, and air-conditioning (HVAC) model can be a reference model.

extrema bounding boxrectangular border with the smallest measure within which all the selected points that position the model objects lie

In Tekla Structures two-dimensional bounding boxes are used in drawings and three-dimensional bounding boxes in models.

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TTSD-17311 Import, export, interoperability

IFC2x3 export: The export type Coordination view 2.0 did not always create correct geometry for contour plates with corner chamfers. This has now been fixed.

TTSD-32425 Templates and reports

Creating reports of very large cast units could cause a crash. This has now been fixed.

TTSD-3166 Templates and reports

There are new template attributes available for reporting the base pointpoint in a model that is used to define a starting point in surveying and that is used as an anchor point in coordinate and height transformations

A Tekla Structures project can have several base points but only one of them can be the project base point.

Base points allow the use of another coordinate system needed for interoperability and collaboration. Base points can also be used in drawings, and in reports and templates. Model origin is the default base point in Tekla Structures.

Base points are also called control points.

values:
- You can add the ending _PROJECT at the end of certain attributes to get the project base pointbase point that sets the point of origin for a project if the model has several base points

A project can have only one project base point.

value, or the ending _BASEPOINT to get the current base point value. 
- The ending _PROJECT provides relative base point values and, if it is not set, relative model originglobal coordinate system point of origin used for the model

Model origin is the default project base point.

values.
- The ending _BASEPOINT provides values in the current base point.

TTSD-30043, TTSD-31893 Drawings

In some cases, opening and recess symbols in drawings could cause a crash. This has now been fixed.

TTSD-32524 Drawings

Curved dimensions in drawings can now be drawn with short extension lines. Earlier, the Short extension line(1) line in a drawing that is perpendicular to a dimension line and that connects the dimension line to the building object

(2) temporary line in a model that can be used for aligning objects with each other

(2) Extension lines can be used when snapping or creating points.

setting in dimension properties did not work for curved dimensions.

TTSD-32487 Drawings

Tekla Structures crashed when you opened some specific drawings. This has now been fixed.

TTSD-32338 Drawings

In some cases, a file missing from the environment could cause a crash. This has now been fixed.

TTSD-31869 Drawings

Moving text with leader lines does not crash Tekla Structures anymore.

TTSD-31166 Drawings

Opening general arrangement drawings that were created in Tekla Structures versions older than 2017 is now faster.

TTSD-27794 Drawings

Part marks with the Fittings (NS/FS) element can now be merged more reliably.

TTSD-26477 Drawings

The rebar dimension lineline that visualizes the distance between the defined dimension points

Separate dimensions can be combined into a longer dimension line.

now works better for those rebar groups that do not have a planar shape, such as a 3D shape.

TTSD-25278 Drawings

A new advanced option XS_DRAW_REBAR_SELF_INTERSECTING_LEGS_WITH_OFFSET has been added. When set to TRUE, this advanced option displays rebars in drawings with overlap in all representations. The option filled line already showed the overlap earlier. The default value is FALSE. Note that FALSE has no impact on the filled line representationthe way that the information included in a model is represented visually

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TTSD-22036 Drawings

Template width was spread according to the total text length in a multi-line text object, because line breaks were ignored when length is calculated. This has now been fixed.

TTSD-20488 Drawings

Previously, dragging drawing text from the ruler instead of the ruler handle could cause Tekla Structures to crash. This has now been fixed.

TTSD-18347 Drawings

Weld marks in drawings that had the size hidden in the weld markmark that includes a set of selected property elements related to a weld

properties were not drawn correctly. This has now been fixed.

TTSD-2741 Drawings

"ą" diacritics could not be used in drawing text window - using shortcut for this letter selected entire text. This has now been fixed.

TTSD-30323 Tekla Model Sharing

In Tekla Model Sharingcloud service for collaboration and for storing and sharing a model

Tekla Model Sharing is one of the Tekla Online services.

, object locks have now been reinforced, so that users in different organizations can no longer accidentally unlock each others' objects or modify the privileges.inp file.

TTSD-7959, TTSD-31577 Reinforcement

Split rebar groups are now mirrored correctly.

TTSD-8028, TTSD-8098 Reinforcement

Tapered (or tapered ridge, tapered curved) rebar groups with excess exact spacing values are now mirrored correctly.

TTSD-15678 Reinforcement

The threading visualization used in rebar sets is now also available for reinforcing barreinforcement that represents a steel bar used to reinforce a concrete structure

The steel bars are usually ribbed and they are used to increase the tensile strength of concrete.

groups and single reinforcing bars.

TTSD-8097 Reinforcement

Previously, when direct modificationfunction that activates the mode where the model objects can be modified by using handles

Direct modification enables additional handles and modification options.

was used to create exact spacings and a zero/negative end offsetpart property that is used to move the ends of a part, relative to the part’s reference line

for a rebar groupgroup of reinforcing bars that are side by side and have identical properties, except the possible variation in bar lengths

, the rebar group was not mirrored correctly. This has now been fixed.

TSAC-3428 Reinforcement

Rebar shape managertool that is used for customizing the bending shapes of reinforcing bars

Rebar shape manager can be used for bending shapes only and not for any other reinforcing bar properties.

has been changed so that a bar that contains multiple sequential bends forming a circular arc (according curve tolerance) is converted to an arc only when the bending angles are smaller than ~34 degrees. In practice, a 10-sided polygonal stirrup will never be converted to a circular arc but if the stirrup contains 11 or more sides, it may be converted to a circular arc if it fulfills the curve tolerance value.

TSAC-3345 Reinforcement

In Rebar shape managertool that is used for customizing the bending shapes of reinforcing bars

Rebar shape manager can be used for bending shapes only and not for any other reinforcing bar properties.

, some extra leg/bending rule operands were previously occasionally shown with short curved bars. These obsolete operands are not shown anymore.

TSAC-3344 Reinforcement

In Rebar shape managertool that is used for customizing the bending shapes of reinforcing bars

Rebar shape manager can be used for bending shapes only and not for any other reinforcing bar properties.

, the rule operand REVERSED was not previously available for curved/circular bars, and therefore it could not be used in shape definitions. This has now been fixed.

TSAC-1783 Reinforcement

Previously, the curve width/height of a curved bar with hooks was not correct in Rebar shape managertool that is used for customizing the bending shapes of reinforcing bars

Rebar shape manager can be used for bending shapes only and not for any other reinforcing bar properties.

(and reports, if used). This has now been fixed.

TTSD-33373 Modeling

The contents of an assembly are now shown correctly when using the Assembly > Show assembly command.

TTSD-33288 Modeling

Previously, pour breaks did not work in some cases where the parts forming the pour overlapped and shared a face. This has now been fixed.

TTSD-31395 Modeling

Certain types of pour breaks now work on slabs with recesses.

TTSD-29098 Modeling

When using a main part(1) part that exists in a building object and that determines the position number for the assembly or cast unit and the direction of assembly or cast unit drawings

(1) Main part can be an assembly main part or a cast unit main part.

(2) input part that the user selects first when creating a component

(2) Connections and details always have a component main part.

UDAobject property created by the user in order to widen the range of predefined object properties

User-defined attributes are used when the predefined object properties are not sufficient but more properties are needed. For example, comment, locked, and erection status are user-defined attributes.

value in the assembly or cast unit position, Tekla Structures erroneously showed the default value of the UDA. This has now been fixed.

TTSD-27826 Modeling

In some cases, for example, when the plane of a part face or an opening face ran through an opening in the part and its pour breakbuilding object used to split a pour object into smaller pour objects

plane, the pour break was not created or it became invalid. This has now been fixed.

TTSD-16351 Modeling

Previously, pour breaks did not work in some cases when the parts forming the pour were very slightly tilted. This has now been fixed.

TTSD-5272 Modeling

Pour breaks now work more reliably in cases where the parts forming a pour objectbuilding object that is formed of one or more cast-in-place concrete parts, or parts of cast-in-place concrete parts

The cast-in-place concrete parts are merged into one pour object if they have the same material grade and pour phase, and if they touch each other. Pour objects are visible in pour view.

partially touch each other.

TTSD-33171 Analysis and design

When you modified a property in the Analysis model propertiessettings that are defined by giving values to the properties associated with an analysis model

Analysis model settings can be defined in the physical model or in the analysis model.

dialog box and clicked OK, and then used the Undo command, the modified property still stayed in the Analysis model properties dialog box. This has now been fixed.

TTSD-30763 Analysis and design

Previously, moving an analysis nodeanalysis model object that Tekla Structures creates at a defined point of an analysis model based on analysis part connectivity

Tekla Structures creates nodes at ends and intersection points of analysis parts, and the corners of analysis areas.

did not create the correct result when multiple parts were connected to the nodeanalysis model object that Tekla Structures creates at a defined point of an analysis model based on analysis part connectivity

Tekla Structures creates nodes at ends and intersection points of analysis parts, and the corners of analysis areas.

. This has now been fixed.

TTSD-27133 Tools and components

The Shape value type is now available in the custom component editortool that is used for modifying component that is created by a custom component, and for creating dependencies between component objects and other model objects

. You can use it to open the shape catalogcatalog that displays information of item shapes

The shapes are downloaded from Tekla Warehouse, are created using existing geometry and parts in the model, or are modeled using software other than Tekla Structures, for example SketchUp.

from the custom componentcomponent that the user creates and uses for creating model objects whose composition the user can modify as a group

dialog box.
You can use the new value type in existing custom components that include items by editing the components.

TTSD-32086 User interface

The contextual toolbarfloating toolbar that contains commands for modifying the most common object properties

The user can customize the contextual toolbar.

now loads the previously used contextual toolbar profile when Tekla Structures is started even if the profile file is saved in the firm folderfolder that is used for storing Tekla Structures-related files customized for a particular organization

A Tekla Structures user can, for example, customize a company’s cloning templates and save them in a sub-folder located under the firm folder. After this, the customized cloning templates can be used in all projects carried out for the company.

. The firm folder location needs to be defined in the teklastructures.ini file.

TTSD-28885 User interface

Previously, the work planeplane that the user has chosen in a model and that is currently active for working on in a model view

Newly created, copied, or moved model objects comply with the work plane. For example, shifting the work plane to follow a sloped plane makes it easier to model sloped structures.

was set to the model originglobal coordinate system point of origin used for the model

Model origin is the default project base point.

when creating default views. This has been fixed and the work plane now remains in the previously set location.

TSAC-3791 Import, export, interoperability (concrete)

Export EliPlan file (68): Rectangular openings at the edge of hollow core slabs with certain profiles were occasionally exported as a thin line, instead of box-shape. This has now been fixed.

TSAC-3704 Import, export, interoperability (concrete)

Export EliPlan file (68): Previously, full depth cuts placed at hollow core profile chamfer lines with certain profiles  were exported with incorrect geometry. This has now been fixed.

TSAC-3656 Import, export, interoperability (concrete)

Export Unitechnik (79): Previously, line attributes were not exported for second shell of the double 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.

when Double wall turned was set to No, shell-specific coordinate systems on the TS configuration tab. This has now been fixed.

TSAC-3592 Import, export, interoperability (concrete)

Export Unitechnik (79): Electric tubes are now not excluded for the whole length when you use the Cut outer assemblies option together with non-turned double walls.

TSAC-3555 Import, export, interoperability (concrete)

Export Unitechnik (79): Previously, when you exported braced girders within the STEELMAT block but with meshreinforcement that represents a mesh of steel bars in two perpendicular directions

In Tekla Structures, the reinforcement mesh bars in one direction are called main bars and reinforcement mesh bars perpendicular to them are called crossing bars.

filtered out, the reinforcement block was exported as empty. This has now been fixed.

TSAC-3543 Import, export, interoperability (concrete)

Export Unitechnik (79): The Double 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.

turned
setting  on the TS configuration tab has been improved. The No option has been renamed to option No, one coordinate system and new option No, shell-specific coordinate systems has been added to export second shell in the Z direction from the bottom of the pallet upwards.

TSAC-3518 Import, export, interoperability (concrete)

Export Unitechnik (79): When the BRGIRDER block is exported within the STEELMAT block, the STEELMAT insertion coordinates are now correctly adjusted in case the girder minimum coordinate points are outside the meshreinforcement that represents a mesh of steel bars in two perpendicular directions

In Tekla Structures, the reinforcement mesh bars in one direction are called main bars and reinforcement mesh bars perpendicular to them are called crossing bars.

.

TSAC-3517 Import, export, interoperability (concrete)

Export Unitechnik (79): You can now specify Output file structure as Single layer, 1 slabdate, n steelmats on the Main tab. This new option only exports the main part(1) part that exists in a building object and that determines the position number for the assembly or cast unit and the direction of assembly or cast unit drawings

(1) Main part can be an assembly main part or a cast unit main part.

(2) input part that the user selects first when creating a component

(2) Connections and details always have a component main part.

of the cast unit as SLABDATE, and meshes and embeds from whole cast unit in one row in export X axis direction with a 1 mm gapany space between two objects

The term gap is used in its general sense in Tekla Structures.

between them.

TSAC-3488 Import, export, interoperability (concrete)

Export  Unitechnik (79): Braced girders modeled with only two chords are now correctly recognized and exported.

TSAC-3484 Import, export, interoperability (concrete)

Export Unitechnik (79): Previously, braced girders within the STEELMAT block were not exported when the STEELMAT block was otherwise empty. This has now been fixed.

TSAC-3447 Import, export, interoperability (concrete)

Export EliPlan file (68): All geometrical data with the Plotter and Pieces blocks are now exported rounded to the closest millimeter in metric environments.

TSAC-3418 Import, export, interoperability (concrete)

Export EliPlan file (68): Hollow core slabplate that represents a concrete structure

In Tekla Structures, a slab is created by picking three or more points.

Slab may be part of a floor, for example.

thickness is now read from the profile instead of the geometrical thickness (in case the complete top or bottom face is cut).

TSAC-3171 Import, export, interoperability (concrete)

Export Unitechnik (79): On the TS configuration tab you can now set Export CONTOUR to Simplified, which exports a simplified contour using 4 x,y corner points of the element.

TSAC-2594 Import, export, interoperability (concrete)

Export EliPlan file (68): When using the Export using filter setting, the logging of excluded cast units has been improved.

TSAC-2470 Import, export, interoperability (concrete)

Export Unitechnik (79): Previously, when a double 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.

shell was created from more than one part and the Cut outer assemblies option was switched on, the embeds in 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.

were missing from the export with certain Export Groups settings. This has now been fixed.