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MasterSeries 2019 is only weeks away! [VIDEO]
Posted on in Webinar
The launch of MasterSeries 2019 is only weeks away, and we want to share with you the main improvements!
Masonry is a great option for building a retaining wall in a short period of time
Posted on in Retaining wall
Using a masonry system of retaining wall is one of the most common solutions to reduce delivery time and construction cost. However, the design workflow of a cavity-retaining wall is more complex, and we have to handle more parameters.
Increase connection resistance with 4 bolts in a row joint configurations
Posted on in PowerPad
Bolted end-plate moment connections are widely used in steel structures. The most common joint arrangement has two bolts in each row, but what can we do if we require greater resistance and the lower bolt rows are not providing enough additional capacity?
Calculation of masonry walls with overlapping openings
Posted on in Masonry
With MasterSeries Masonry Design software able to design masonry walls with any kind of configuration of wall openings.
Integrate your steel connection design checks within the 3D frame analysis
Posted on in PowerPad
Using MasterSeries Connection Design as an add-on module for MasterFrame or MasterPort has several great advantages.
Gain a Competitive Edge in Masonry Design with Advanced Yield-Line Analysis
Posted on in Masonry
Engineers have several options available to them when attempting to calculate a masonry walls’ lateral resistance.
Building Design from Concept to Construction - Webinar
Posted on in Webinar
Join us for our next webinar and get to see how the Fast, Powerful & Flexible MasterSeries Building Design Suite will empower you to generate and design complete building models with ease.
Masonry wall strengthening with bed-reinforcement
Posted on in Masonry
As a result of the Advanced Analysis and Wind-Posts, we can reduce the wall thickness and create more economical solutions. However, Wind-Posts may cause some unexpected problems, such as disruptive installation and cold bridging.
MasterKey: Masonry & Murfor® Compact Bed Reinforcement
Posted on in Masonry
MasterSeries 2018.14 includes Murfor® Compact bed-reinforcement as part of Masterkey Masonry. In Addition to Eurocode 6, it includes the UK, Irish and various European National Annexes out of the box.
Generate connection detail drawings with a simple click
Posted on in PowerPad
Automatic generation of connection detail drawings accelerates your design process, saving you time, and accurately conveys your design to the fabricator.