Tutorials

Best practices for modeling and system settings

Learn some basic modeling guidelines about the different settings in Tekla Structures: project and firm folders, model templates, and customizing Tekla Structures to fit your needs.
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  • concrete contractor basics

Starting new projects

Learn how to create a new model, how to define project properties, and how to create and modify grids.
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  • concrete contractor basics

Task visualization

Learn how to visualize the project schedule with Organizer and with Project Status Visualization tool. Additionally, learn how to create object groups, and how to manage object representation.
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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.
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Planning with pours

Learn how to use Organizer to manage pour objects in your model, and how to use pour numbers to identify different pours.
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  • pour management
  • pour numbers

Creating pour units

Learn how pour units are created, and how you can calculate the volume of pour units. Additionally, learn how to manually add and remove objects to and from pour units.
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  • pour units

Creating pour objects

Learn how pour objects work, and how they can be modified using the pour phase attribute, and pour break tools.
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  • pour objects
  • pour phase
  • pour break

Creating and modifying templates

Learn how to create and modify templates in Organizer. Additionally, learn to change the default template, and how to create custom formulas and properties to your templates.
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  • Templates

Reporting quantities

Learn to use Object Browser in Organizer for reporting quantities. Learn how to get quantity reports, and how to organize the data in object browser in two ways: By using categories and by selecting the reported objects from the model. Learn also how to export your reports into Microsoft Excel.
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  • Object Browser
  • exporting
  • reports

Creating property categories

Learn how to create property categories, and when it is useful to create them.
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Creating custom categories

Learn about custom categories and different ways to create them in Organizer.
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Creating location categories

Learn about location categories in Organizer: how to organize your model to sections and floors based on locations, and how to modify the location categories manually.
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Model information management using Organizer

Get an overview of managing model information with Organizer. Learn how to work with Object Browser. Learn how to use Organizer categories, how to view selected objects in the model, and how to import and export categories
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  • Organizer

Exploring model information

Learn what Tekla Structures objects are, how to create views, and how to control the visibility of different objects in views. Additionally, learn about parts, assemblies, pours, and reinforcement, about their properties and about inquiring the properties, and how to create view filters and selection filters. 
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User interface - concrete contractor

Get to know the basic elements of the Tekla Structures user interface. Learn how to open Tekla Structures and Tekla Structures models, use the ribbon, navigate in the model, create views, and use clip planes. Additionally, learn how to hide and show parts, and how to use selection switches and snap switches.
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  • user interface
  • selecting
  • snapping
  • measurement
  • screenshot
  • side pane
  • quick Launch
  • help viewer

Framing Panel - Direct Modification in the Model

This video shows how to: Modify in the model panels, studs, openings and walls geometry Change the panel position: Left to Right or Right to Left. This option helps you to flip the starting point of the horizontal members for a correct fabrication and assembling. For more information check the Framing tools + Howick export extension help page.
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Panel Opening - Access Opening Properties

This video shows how to access the opening properties. For more information check the Framing tools + Howick export extension help page.
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  • Panel Opening

Framing Panel - Openings in the Panels

This video shows how to: Place the openings in the panels Copy an opening Modify an opening through the DM feature For more information check the Framing tools + Howick export extension help page.
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  • Panel Opening

Framing Panel - Roof Truss

This video shows how to create a roof truss. For more information check the Framing tools + Howick export extension help page.
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  • Framing panel

Framing Panel - Bracing Placement

This video shows how to place the bracings. For more information check the Framing tools + Howick export extension help page.
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  • framing panel

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