• New Release - RCDC (SACD) Connect Edition V11 Update4 (11.04.00.151)

    We are pleased to announce the release of RCDC (STAAD Advanced Concrete Design / SACD) version 11.04.00.151. This is a minor release that consists of the following features,

    1. ‘Update Beam Design’ functionality in the beam module with a new analysis file- All Design codes
    2. Reading and ‘Design of Beams at Foundation Level’ without column modeled
    3. Different Reinforcement Grades for Main and Secondary…
    • Mon, Jul 11 2022
  • New Release - RCDC (SACD) Connect Edition V11 Update3.1 (11.03.01.10)

    RCDC (SACD) Connect Edition V11 Update3.1 (11.03.01.10)

    This is a Hot fix to RCDC V11 Update 3 release. This release includes defect corrections in the ductile column design module.

    Resolved Issues:

    1. Ductile Column design – Error in the calculation of Issue in the final design of main reinforcement while performing various redesign operations.
    2. Column design – ACI 318 (FPS unit codes) – Issue in length parameters…
    • Fri, May 20 2022
  • New Release - RCDC (SACD) Connect Edition V11 Update3 (11.03.00.141)

    RCDC (SACD) Connect Edition V11 Update3 (11.03.00.141)

    We are pleased to announce a release of RCDC (STAAD Advanced Concrete Design / SACD) 11.03.00.141 version. This is a Minor release which consist of following features,

    1. Addition of American code ACI 318-19 (English Unit)

    2. Update design functionality in footing module with new analysis file- All Design codes

    3. Use of different Steel grades for Main and Shear reinforcement…

    • Sat, Apr 9 2022
  • New Release - STAAD.Pro CONNECT Edition V22 Update 10

    I am pleased to announce a new incremental release of STAAD.Pro CONNECT Edition V22.

    As part of our commitment to you to deliver new builds more frequently, we are making available this version which adds great new functionality to improve efficiency for engineers around the world and has resolved numerous issues that have been reported and thus highly recommend that you look to adopt this version and improve your working…

    • Thu, Mar 24 2022
  • New Release - RCDC (SACD) Connect Edition V11 Update2 (11.02.00.200)

    RCDC (SACD) Connect Edition V11 Update2 (11.02.00.200)

    We are pleased to announce a release of RCDC (STAAD Advanced Concrete Design / SACD) 11.02.00.200 version. This is a Minor release which consist of following features,

    1. Addition of German Annex to Euro code – DIN EN 1992-1-1/NA :2013-04

    2. Addition of American code ACI 318M-19

    3. RCDC compatible with Windows 11

    To find out more about the features added in…

    • Fri, Jan 28 2022
  • 2022 Bentley Bash

    The 2022 Bentley Bash, hosted by the Southern California Bentley Users Group, is taking place on Friday, January 21 and Saturday, January 22. This is a free, virtual event. Classes include lectures and hands-on workshops, on Bentley software including MicroStation, ProjectWise, Synchro, OpenBuildings Designer, and more. Of notable interest to Structural Engineers there will be two classes on Saturday taught by Allen Adams…

    • Wed, Dec 22 2021
  • New Release - STAAD.Pro CONNECT Edition V22 Update 9 (22.09.00)

    I am pleased to announce a new incremental release of STAAD.Pro CONNECT Edition V22.

    As part of our commitment to you to deliver new builds more frequently, we are making available this version which adds great new functionality to improve efficiency for engineers around the world and has resolved numerous issues that have been reported and thus highly recommend that you look to adopt this version and improve your working…

    • Thu, Dec 16 2021
  • Coffee Corner - Design Structures with Custom, Built-Up Sections in STAAD.Pro

    Join us on Thursday (11/18/2021, 1:00 pm Eastern) for a STAAD Coffee Corner (Special Interest Group) virtual workshop. During this session, we will discuss the following topics:

    • Creating Custom Sections for your Analysis and Design
    • Leveraging Custom Sections for Future Use
    • Extending Custom Sections into Integrated Structural Modeling

    This complimentary one-hour session is open to all Bentley users and includes a technology…

    • Mon, Nov 15 2021
  • New Release - RCDC (SACD) Connect Edition V11 Update1 (11.01.00.180)

    We are pleased to announce a release of RCDC (STAAD Advanced Concrete Design / SACD) 11.01.00.180 version. This is a Minor release which consist of following features,

    1. Addition of Soil and Fluid load in the load case list

    2. Addition of load type for Earthquake and Wind loads in Euro code

    3. Addition of Tapered and Stepped type wall in the Tank structure module

    4. Exporting Tank geometry and reinforcement data to i…

    • Thu, Oct 28 2021
  • New Release - STAAD.Pro CONNECT Edition V22 Update 8 (22.08.00)

    I am pleased to announce a new incremental release of STAAD.Pro CONNECT Edition V22.

    As part of our commitment to you to deliver new builds more frequently, we are making available this version which adds great new functionality to improve efficiency for engineers around the world and has resolved numerous issues that have been reported and thus highly recommend that you look to adopt this version and improve your working…

    • Thu, Oct 14 2021
  • Coffee Corner - Understanding the Relationship between Load Combinations and Analysis Commands (STAAD.Pro Physical Modeler)

    Join us on Thursday (9/23/2021, 1:00 pm Eastern) for a STAAD Coffee Corner (Special Interest Group) virtual workshop. During this session, we will discuss the following topics:

    • Generating Load Combinations in the STAAD.Pro Physical Modeler
    • Specifying Analysis Commands in the STAAD.Pro Physical Modeler
    • Performing a Multi-Run P-Delta Analysis using the STAAD.Pro Physical Modeler

    This complimentary one-hour session is…

    • Mon, Sep 20 2021
  • Training Opportunity - RAM Connection Standalone Training now on YouTube

    Training videos to learn how to use RAM Connection Standalone are now available on the BentleyStructural YouTube channel. Subscribe today to get the latest updates on RAM Connection training on YouTube.

    • Wed, Aug 25 2021
  • Training Opportunity - RAM Elements Training now on YouTube

    Training videos to learn how to use RAM Elements are now available on the BentleyStructural YouTube channel. Subscribe today to get the latest updates on RAM Elements training on YouTube.

    • Wed, Aug 25 2021
  • Training Opportunity - RAM Structural System Modeling now on YouTube

    Training videos to learn how to model building structures in RAM Structural System are now available on the BentleyStructural YouTube channel. Subscribe today to get the latest updates on RAM Structural System training on YouTube.

    https://www.youtube.com/c/BentleyStructuralAnalysis/playlists?view=50&sort=dd&shelf_id=4

    • Wed, Aug 25 2021
  • Training Opportunity - STAAD.Pro Modeling now on YouTube

    Training videos to learn how to model in the STAAD.Pro Physical Modeler and STAAD.Pro Analytical Modeler are now available on the BentleyStructural YouTube channel. Subscribe today to get the latest updates on STAAD.Pro training on YouTube.

    • Wed, Aug 25 2021
  • New Release - RCDC (SACD) Connect Edition V11

    We are pleased to announce a release of RCDC (STAAD Advanced Concrete Design / SACD) 11.00.00.143 version. This is a major release which consist of addition of Australian code and Belgium Annex for BS EN Code.

    • AS 3600:2018 (Australian Standard – Concrete Structures) is added in RCDC. With this addition, all the structural elements can now be designed using AS 3600:2018. Pile-cap module is available as ‘tech-preview…

    • Fri, Jul 16 2021
  • New Release - STAAD.Pro CONNECT Edition V22 Update 7 (22.07.00)

    I am pleased to announce a new incremental release of STAAD.Pro CONNECT Edition V22.

    As part of our commitment to you to deliver new builds more frequently, we are making available this version which adds great new functionality to improve efficiency for engineers around the world and has resolved numerous issues that have been reported and thus highly recommend that you look to adopt this version and improve your working…

    • Wed, Jul 7 2021
  • Training Opportunity - Generating Wind Loads in RAM Elements

    A new training course has been created to show you how to generate wind loads for building structures in RAM Elements according to the ASCE 7 Main Wind Force Resisting System. All of the course details, including on-demand videos, can be found in this learning path: View Learning Path (bentley.com)

    • Tue, Jun 15 2021
  • OpenTower Designer Imperial Update 2.0 Features

     Monopole Reinforcement and Connections

              

    MTO Page

    • Tue, Mar 23 2021
  • New Release - STAAD.Pro CONNECT Edition V22 Update 6 (22.06.00)

    I am pleased to announce a new incremental release of STAAD.Pro CONNECT Edition V22.

    As part of our commitment to you to deliver new builds more frequently, we are making available this version which adds great new functionality to improve efficiency for engineers around the world and has resolved numerous issues that have been reported and thus highly recommend that you look to adopt this version and improve your working…

    • Tue, Mar 9 2021
  • New Release- RCDC (SACD) Connect Edition V10

    RCDC (SACD) Connect Edition V10 (10.00.00.278)

    We are pleased to announce a release of RCDC (STAAD Advanced Concrete Design / SACD) 10.00.00.278 version. This is a major release which consist of addition of new code and all new tank structures design module.

    NSCP – 2015 – (National Structural Code of the Philippines) is added in RCDC. With the addition of this code, all the structural elements can now be designed for NSCP…

    • Mon, Mar 1 2021
  • New Release - RCDC FE Connect Edition V4 update 1 (4.01.00.09)

    I am pleased to announce a new release of RCDC FE Connect Edition V4 update 1.

    The new features & enhancements developed in this new version of RCDC FE are,

    • Addition of Code

                ACI 318M-14, ACI 318-11 & ACI 318-14 codes are available for design of Elevated Slab & Foundations. 

    • UBM transfer for flexure design

                The proportion of unbalanced bending moment from Column/Wall is included in the flexure…

    • Sun, Jan 31 2021
  • STAAD and RAM - Instructor Led Live Virtual Training for Q1 2021

    We are offering Open Enrollment Training with timing suitable for ANZ and SEA regions.

    Please utilize the appropriate links listed below if you would like to register for instructor led training for STAAD and RAM.

    1. STAAD.Pro

        1.1 Modeling Structural Geometry in the STAAD.Pro Physical Modeler CONNECT Edition - English

              https://learn.bentley.com/app/Public/GetLiveCourseOfferings?CourseId=123627&lpId=112145

        1.…

    • Sun, Jan 24 2021
  • SIG Workshop - Understanding Loads in the STAAD.Pro Physical Modeler

    Join us on Thursday (1/21/2021, 1:00 pm Eastern) for a STAAD Special Interest Group virtual workshop. During this session, we will discuss the load options that are current available in the STAAD.Pro Physical Modeler, including:

    • Load Cases and Load Groups (Reference Load Cases)
    • Load Items, including Self-Weight
    • Load Combinations
    • Load Definitions, including Wind and Seismic

    This complimentary one-hour session is open…

    • Tue, Jan 19 2021
  • New Release - STAAD.Pro CONNECT Edition V22 Update 5 (22.05.00)

    I am pleased to announce a new release of STAAD.Pro CONNECT Edition V22.

    As part of our commitment to you to deliver new builds more frequently, we are making available this version which adds great new functionality to improve efficiency for engineers around the world and has resolved numerous issues that have been reported and thus highly recommend that you look to adopt this version and improve your working experience…

    • Tue, Oct 20 2020