The new RM Bridge V8i v08.11 product line is the next major release of the renowned and widely used software suite RM Bridge V8i.
The software performs analysis and design of arbitrary bridge structures ranging from small standard bridges to world record cable stayed and suspension bridges.
The new product line RM Bridge V8i v08.11 replaces the RM Bridge Professional v08.10 product line and requires new SELECT licenses. You need at least the new SELECT license of the RM Bridge or/and the RM Bridge Advanced SELECT product.
RM Bridge users will be migrated automatically with their renewal of their SELECT contract in 2014 and later.If you own only a license for the RM Bridge Professional and other dependent products, ask your sales representative or Vanja Samec for an earlier license migration to the new products.
The product line contains three main products:
The new products are available as one download package RM Bridge Advanced+ V8i on the SELECT Server.
The main enhancement topics of RM Bridge V8i v08.11 compared to RM Bridge V8i v08.10 (SS3) are :
Marketing name: RM Bridge V8i v08.11RM Bridge:Standard product supporting country dependent design codes. No additional modules are available.
The product requires the SELECT license of RM Bridge.
Marketing name: RM Bridge Advanced V8i v08.11RM Bridge Advanced:Advanced product including all International design codes and optional Advanced modules.
The products requires a least the SELECT license of RM Bridge Advanced.Optionally you can activate one or several Advanced SELECT licensed modules you have own:
Marketing name: RM Bridge Cast V8i v08.11
RM Bridge Cast is mainly a tool for controlling the casting process.
It requires the SELECT license of RM Bridge Cast .
Based on the intended stress-less geometry described by the casting curves defined in the database file, the user can interactively use the program for adjusting the casting machine for casting the individual segments (placing the match cast segment, adjusting the soffit), for checking the actual shape after casting (detecting errors due to the casting process) and for considering these errors to correct them when casting the subsequent segments.