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  INTEGRATED DESIGN OF FLAT SLABS, FOUNDATION MATS   SPREAD FOOTINGS
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MODELING:
Object Based Graphical Interface, Model Explorer for Easy Access to Program Features, Model Templates for Typical Slabs and Foundations, Arbitrary Geometry and Loadings, including Variations in Thickness, Automated Mesh Generation, Slab, Beam, Column/Brace, and Wall/Ramp Objects, Slab/Foundation Area Objects with Thick Plate, Automated Soil Spring Supports, Editing with Move, Mirror, Nudge, and Replicate, Accurate Dimensioning with Guidelines, Intelligent Snaps and Architectural Dimensions, Quick Draw Options for Object Creation, Selective Data Input On-Screen with Right-Button Click, Area, Line, and Point Loading, Post-Tensioning with Automated Load Balancing (PT), Powerful Grouping and Selection Options, User Controlled General Design Strips, Enhanced Graphical Display for Easy Model Checking.

ANALYSIS:
Slabs and Foundations Modeled with Area Objects, Beams Drawn as Lines Automatically Meshed into Elements, Orthotropic Bending with Thick Plate Behavior, Beams with Flexural, Shear, and Torsional Deformations, Column and Wall Stiffness Above and Below Slab, Thickness Variations, Drop Panels, and Openings, Nonlinear Cracked Analysis, Nonlinear Long-Term Creep and Shrinkage, Nonlinear No-Tension Soil Model, Slab Discontinuities Due to Construction Joints or Elevation Changes, Automatic Meshing with Constraings at Mismatched Slab Meshes, Variations in Soil Modulus of Subgrade Reaction, Multiple Load Cases and Combinations.

DESIGN:
Slab and Beam Concrete Design for American, Australian, British, Canadian, Chinese, European, Hong Kong, Indian, New Zealand and Singapore Codes, Both Strip Based and Finite Element Based Design, Punching Shears Checks and Shear Stud Design, Post-Tensioning Strength and Serviceability Design (PT), Twisting Moments Included, Automatic T-Beam Effects, Design Based on General Design Strips.

DETAILING:
Automatic Generation of Default Views and Drawings, Plans, Elevations, Sections, Rebar Tables, Schedules, and Bill of Quantities, Customizable Drawing Sheets with Multiple Views, Edit Reinforcement, Text, and Annotations, Synchronization After Model Changes, Export Drawings to DXF or AutoCAD DWG, Plot Full Size Drawings.

DISPLAY:
3D Graphical Displays, Deformed Shapes, Loading Diagrams, Animation of Deformed Shapes, Slab Displacement, Moment, Shear, and Bearing Pressure Contours, User Controlled Stress Averaging for Contours, Beam Moment, Shear, and Torsion Diagrams, Post-Tensioning Stress Diagrams (PT), Tabular Display of Model Input & Output, Reaction Force Diagrams, Integrated Strip Moment and Shear Diagrams, Graphical Display of Required Reinforcing for Slabs and Beams, Rendered View with Lighting, Textures, and Shadows, Rendered View of Rebar Cages.

SAFE IMPORT/EXPORT:
Import Story from ETABS Version 9, Including Response Spectrum, Import Geometry from DXF or AutoCAD DWG, Export Geometry and Results Diagrams to DXF or AutoCAD DWG, Export Detailed Drawings to DXF or AutoCAD DWG, Interactive Database Editing, Database Tables for All Model, Analysis, and Design Data, Filter, Sort, and Query Database Tables, Import Tables from Excel, Access, or Text Files, Export Tables to Excel, Access, RTF, HTML, or Text Files, Printing of Database Tables.

CONCRETE FLOOR MODELING FEATURES:
Integrated Object Based Concrete Slab Models, Flat Slabs with Drop Panels, Two-Way Slabs with Integrated Beams, Waffle Slabs, Ribbed Slabs, Flat Plates with Column Capitals, Post-Tensioned Slabs (PT), Columns and Walls Above and Below the Slab, Slabs with Varying Thicknesses and Openings, Automated Mesh Generation, Any Number of Loads and Combinations, Area, Line, and Point Loading Anywhere on the Slab, User Controlled General Design Strips, Slab Discontinuities Due to Construction Joints or Elevation Changes.

CONCRETE FLOOR DESIGN FEATURES:
Fully Integrated Concrete Slab and Beam Design, Both Strip Based and Finite Element Based Design, ACI, Australian, British, Canadian, Chinese, European, Hong Kong, Indian, New Zealand, and Singapore Codes, Automatic and User Defined Load Combinations, Slab Flexure and Punching Shear Design, Beam Flexure, Shear, and Torsion Design, Post-Tensioning Strength and Serviceability Design (PT), Automatic T-Beam Effects, Flexural Reinforcement Calculated for Slabs, Flexural and Shear Reinforcement Calculated for Beams, User Controlled Reinforcement Location, Interfaced with ETABS for Total Building Design.

CONCRETE FLOOR DESIGN OUTPUT FEATURES:
Integrated Strip Moment and Shear Diagrams, Tables of Slab and Beam Reinforcement Requirements, Graphical Displays of Reinforcement Requirements, Graphical Display of Punching Shear Ratios, Right Click Design Details, Automated Generation of Standard Reports, Customizable Report Contents Including Tables and Graphics.

CONCRETE FLOOR DETAILING FEATURES:
Automatic Generation of Typical Views and Drawings, Create Plans, Elevations, Sections, Rebar Tables, Schedules, and Bill of Quantities, Tendon Layout Plan and Vertical Profiles, Customizable Drawing Sheets, Editable Reinforcement, Text, and Annotations, Export Views and Drawings to DXF and AutoCAD, Plot Full Size Drawings.

FOUNDATION MODELING FEATURES:
Integrated Object Based Concrete Foundation Models, Base Mats, Spread Footings, Slabs on Grade, Combined Footings, Grade Beams, Vertical and Rotational Loading, Model Columns and Walls Above, Variations in Soil Modulus of Subgrade Reaction, Nonlinear No-Tension Soil Model, Mats with Varying Thicknesses and Openings, Automated Mesh Generation, Any Number of Loads and Combinations, User Controlled General Design Strips.

FOUNDATION DESIGN FEATURES:
Fully Integrated Foundation Design, ACI, Australian, British, Canadian, Chinese, European, Hong Kong, Indian, New Zealand, and Singapore Codes, Automatic and User Defined Load Combinations, Thick Plate with Shear Deformation, Design for Effects of Torsion, Flexural Reinforcement Calculated for Mats/Slabs, Flexural and Shear Reinforcement Calculated for Grade Beams, User Controlled Reinforcement Location, Interfaced with ETABS for Total Building Design.

FOUNDATION DESIGN OUTPUT FEATURES:
Integrated Strip Moment and Shear Diagrams, Tables of Mat/Footing Reinforcement Requirements, Longitudinal and Shear Reinforcement Requirements for Grade Beams, Graphical Displays of Reinforcement Layouts, Graphical Display of Punching Shear Stress Ratios, Bearing Pressure Contour Display.

FOUNDATION DETAILING FEATURES:
Automatic Generation of Typical Views and Drawings, Create Plans, Elevations, Sections, Rebar Tables, Schedules, and Bill of Quantities, Customizable Drawing Sheets, Editable Reinforcement, Text, and Annotations, Export Views and Drawings to DXF and AutoCAD, Plot Full Size Drawings.