Tutorials

Introduction: Reinforcement modeling

Learn about the several methods Tekla Structures offers for creating reinforcement. This is tutorial 1/3 in the Reinforcement modeling module, and 32/35 in the Tekla Structures for Concrete Contractors elearning course.
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  • concrete contractor basics
  • concrete reinforcement

Converting existing geometries

Learn how to convert concrete geometries from an existing IFC model into native Tekla Structures parts. Learn also about the different steps of the conversion process, and how to convert objects as extrusions and with item conversion. This is tutorial 3/3 in the Concrete modeling module, and 31/35 in the Tekla Structures for Concrete Contractors elearning course.
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  • concrete contractor basics
  • Convert IFC objects

Publishing model information

Learn to export model information in the form of an IFC file, and how to use Trimble Connect to share this information with other project members. This is tutorial 3/3 in the Delivering model information to site module, and 23/35 in the Tekla Structures for Concrete Contractors elearning course.
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  • concrete contractor basics
  • IFC export

Creating and modifying construction drawings

Learn how to create drawings based on model views, and the basics on modifying drawings: How to create dimension lines, marks, and section views. Finally, learn how to use the Drawing content manager for checking and editing drawing content. This is tutorial 2/3 in the Delivering model information to site module, and 22/35 in the Tekla Structures for Concrete Contractors elearning course.
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  • concrete contractor basics
  • construction drawings

Introduction: Delivering model information to site

Get an overview on how you can transform a concrete model into a construction drawing, and how you can share model information with others using IFC and Trimble Connect. This is tutorial 1/3 in the Delivering model information to site module, and 21/35 in the Tekla Structures for Concrete Contractors elearning course.
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  • concrete contractor basics

Planning with Task manager

Learn the basics of Task Manager: scheduling with tasks and how to use Task Manager. Additionally, learn how to create tasks, about task types and task information, and how to create scenarios. Finally, learn how to track project progress. This is tutorial 1/2 in the Task planning module, and 15/35 in the Tekla Structures for Concrete Contractors elearning course.
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  • concrete contractor basics

Working with embeds

Learn about embeds in Tekla Structures, how to place them in a model, and how to create your own embeds. This is tutorial 1/1 in the Adding embeds module, and 35/35 in the Tekla Structures for Concrete Contractors elearning course.
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  • concrete contractor basics

Basics of Organizer

Use Organizer to view and create reports on model information based on what you select in the model. Organizer consists of two parts: Object Browser and categories.
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  • Concrete contractor videos
  • Organizer

Using selection filters

Learn how to use selection filters to select objects from a Tekla Structures model.
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  • Concrete contractor videos
  • selection filters

Tekla Structures objects

Tekla Structures objects are model objects that are either created in a model, or imported into it. There are many different kinds of objects: parts (such as columns and beams), reinforcement, points, reference objects, and so on.
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  • Concrete contractor videos
  • model objects

Cut parts with polygons

Learn how to create polygonal openings within parts with the Polygon cut command. We will show you how you can easily create a symmetrical polygon cut and how you can modify the shape of a polygon cut with the direct modification function.
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  • polygon cuts
  • cutting

Create custom parts

In this video, you will learn how to create custom parts. As an example, we will create a custom sandwich panel using three panels. After learning the basics, you can go even further and create intelligent custom components that automatically adjust to changes in the model.
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  • creating custom component
  • Custom Part
  • custom sandwich panel

Create custom seams

In this video, you will learn how to create custom seams. As an example, we will create a custom panel-to-panel seam. After learning the basics, you can go even further and create intelligent custom components that automatically adjust to changes in the model.
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  • creating custom component
  • custom seam
  • custom panel-to-panel seam

Create custom details

In this video, you will learn how to create custom details. As an example, we will create custom web stiffeners that can be added to a steel beam. After learning the basics, you can go even further and create intelligent custom components that automatically adjust to changes in the model.
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  • creating custom component
  • custom detail
  • custom web stiffeners

Create custom connections

In this video, you will learn how to create custom connections. As an example, we will create a custom end plate with haunches. After learning the basics, you can go even further and create intelligent custom components that automatically adjust to changes in the model.
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  • creating custom component
  • custom connection
  • custom end plate with haunches

Coloring model objects using color sets

Learn how to use colors to visualize the content of Object Browser groups in a Tekla Structures model. In this video, pour objects are colored based on pour numbers.
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  • Concrete contractor videos
  • Object Browser
  • visualization

Creating and modifying templates in Organizer

Learn how to create and modify templates in Organizer, and how to create custom properties. Custom properties are especially useful when working with reference models.
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  • Concrete contractor videos
  • Organizer
  • Templates
  • property templates

Creating quantity reports in Object Browser

Learn how to create quantity reports in Object Browser and how to organize the data in two ways: By using categories and by selecting the reported objects from the model.
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  • Concrete contractor videos
  • Organizer
  • Object Browser
  • quantity reports

Creating a property category for pour statuses

Learn how to create a property category for adding properties to the model objects. In this video, the information to write back to the model is the status of the pour units.
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  • Concrete contractor videos
  • Property categories
  • Organizer

Creating a property category for all pour units by pour number

Learn how to create a property category for all pour units by pour number.
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  • Concrete contractor videos
  • Property categories
  • Organizer

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