Tutorials

How to correctly unfold parts in Tekla Structures

Learn how to unfold polybeams and contour plates (joined together by using the bent plate command) for drawing and CNC production.
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  • unfolding

Using ready-made components from Tekla Warehouse

Learn how to use ready-made components from Tekla Warehouse in your bridge projects. In this example, we will download and install a jersey barrier component from Tekla Warehouse, and insert it into a model. This video is a part of the Tekla Structures for bridge designers elearning course.
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  • bridges

Bridge Creator: Cross-section library

Learn about the cross-section libraries in the Bridge Creator tool: how to manage existing libraries, and how to create new ones. This video is a part of the Tekla Structures for bridge designers elearning course.
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  • Bridge Creator
  • bridges
  • cross-section

Bridge Creator: Editing cross-sections

Learn how to edit a cross-section in the Bridge Creator tool to create a shape for a deck. This video is a part of the Tekla Structures for bridge designers elearning course.
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  • Bridge Creator
  • bridges
  • cross-section

Bridge Creator: Adding key sections

Learn how to add a new key section and how to use the cross-section library in the Bridge Creator tool. This video is a part of the Tekla Structures for bridge designers elearning course.
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  • Bridge Creator
  • bridges
  • cross section

Bridge Creator: Reading alignments from an XML file

Learn how to read the road alignments from an XML file to help create the deck geometry in the Bridge Creator tool. This video is a part of the Tekla Structures for bridge designers elearning course.
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  • Bridge Creator
  • bridges
  • highway alignment

Creating a profile by sketching

Learn how to create a parametric profile by manually sketching the outline of the profile. In addition, learn how to add horizontal and vertical distances, and modify values in the Variables dialog box. In this example, we’ll sketch a profile for an approach slab of a bridge. This video is a part of the Tekla Structures for bridge designers elearning course.
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  • Sketch editor
  • parametric profiles

Creating a parametric profile using a DWG file

Learn how to create a parametric profile in the Sketch Editor by using a DWG file as a starting point. This video is a part of the Tekla Structures for bridge designers elearning course.
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  • parametric profiles

Attaching a point cloud to a bridge model

Learn how to attach a point cloud to a bridge model and how to compare it with the original design. This video is a part of the Tekla Structures for bridge designers elearning course.
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  • point cloud
  • bridges

Creating pier elevations

Get started with creating bridge substructures: learn how to create a pier elevations. This video is a part of the Tekla Structures for bridge designers elearning course.
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  • pier elevations
  • bridges

Creating pier kickers

Get started with creating bridge substructures: learn how to create a pier kickers using a slab. As a part of the workflow, learn also how to create construction lines, how to copy and move objects, and how to create corner chamfers. This video is a part of the Tekla Structures for bridge designers elearning course.
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  • pier kickers
  • bridges

Creating a pier cap

Get started with creating bridge substructures: learn how to create a pier cap using a pad footing. As a part of the workflow, learn also how to create a construction line, adjust the work plane, and move an object. This video is a part of the Tekla Structures for bridge designers elearning course.
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  • pier cap
  • bridges

Adding part cuts in a bridge project

Learn how to cut a part with another part, in this case by using piles to cut a cap and a blinding. This video is a part of the Tekla Structures for bridge designers elearning course.
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  • part cut
  • bridges

Creating piles

Get started with creating bridge substructures: learn how to create piles. This video is a part of the Tekla Structures for bridge designers elearning course.
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  • piles
  • bridges
  • bridge substructures

Creating a bridge cap

Get started with creating bridge substructures: learn how to create a bridge cap and a blinding. This video is a part of the Tekla Structures for bridge designers elearning course.
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  • bridge cap
  • blinding
  • bridge substructures
  • bridges

Importing an XML file as a reference model - bridge project

Learn how to import the XML files that include highway alignment as reference models to Tekla Structures. This video is a part of the Tekla Structures for bridge designers elearning course.
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  • xml
  • reference model
  • bridges
  • highway alignment

Defining a base point in a bridge project

Learn how to define a base point in a bridge project. Base points allow you to use a coordinate system based on civil origin or other coordinate system for interoperability. This video is a part of the Tekla Structures for bridge designers elearning course.
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  • base point
  • bridges

Modifying a grid in a bridge project

Learn how to modify a grid in a bridge project. This video is a part of the Tekla Structures for bridge designers elearning course.
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  • grid
  • bridges

Changing units and decimals

Learn how to define which units and how many decimals Tekla Structures uses. This video is a part of the Tekla Structures for bridge designers elearning course.
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  • units and decimals

Using and modifying phases for bridges

Learn how to divide a bridge model into phases and how to visualize the project status by phases. This video is a part of the Tekla Structures for bridge designers elearning course.
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  • phase
  • bridges

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