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CMU Tools

Last updated June 29, 2017 by Tekla Structures Extensions USA solutions.us@tekla.com

Software version: 
Not version-specific
Environment: 
Default
United States (Imperial)
United States (Metric)

CMU Tools


Purpose and description

Tools to facillitate modeling with concrete masonry units (cmu).

System requirements

Environments: US Imperial, US Metric for other environments you may need to create or export/import cmu profiles and/or shapes.
Languages: English 

Installing CMU Tools

To install the extension:

  1. Download the TSEP package from Tekla Warehouse
  2. Import the TSEP into the Applications and components catalogcatalog that contains all system components and custom components, and the macros and applications

    The term component catalog is used in Tekla Structures until version 21.1.

    (see TUA article for instructions)
  3. Start Tekla Structures
  4. Open/create a model
  5. The tools will be found in the Applications and components cataloguser interface for displaying or modifying information in categorized lists

    For example, profile catalog and shape catalog are catalogs.

    under the US extensions category

 

Contents

  1. CMU
  2. CMU Wall
  3. CMU Wall Opening

Additional information

  • This tool also installs some basic cmu items to the shape catalogcatalog that displays a list of predefined item shapes

    The shapes are modeled using software other than Tekla Structures, for example SketchUp.

    which mimic the  profile definitions included in the US imperial and US metric environments.
 

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