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Nemetschek Scia News
December 2013



Nemetschek BU Engineering

Structural Design Practice with the new release of Scia Design Forms 5.0

Code dependant design of structures remains a major task for structural engineers. Solutions applied in practice vary from simple Microsoft Excel calculations to fully-integrated design software (as offered with Scia Engineer). Feedback from users is that neither of the 2 solutions is satisfying; simple calculations require more extended input (and interpretation) and spreadsheets are not trustworthy for complex algorithms....

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Welding in steel construction requires a


Allplan 2014


Scia Engineer 2013.1 upgrades design codes, Engineering Report, seismic analysis

Building on the steps laid out in Scia Engineer 2013 released earlier this year, this release 2013.1 brings many updates to design codes (Eurocode, IBC, NBR), further improvements in the new Engineering Report and introduces the inter-storey drifts and accidental mass eccentricities for seismic analysis.

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Scia Steel Manager:
Search and filter functionality in CIM List

With the new version of Scia Steel Manager 14.0 we added improved search functionality to the program. When the cursor is on a grid, like the DSTV input dialog in the CIM List, the user can press CTRL-F. A window will open in which the search value can be input...

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Allplan Tips & Tricks


Winner Nemetschek Structural User Contest 2013 Grontmij


Category Industrial Buildings & Plants
"Inspirations in Engineering" Contest 2013

Maintenance Hangar with Office Spaces TUI Travel (BE)

Quote of the Jury: “The project is nominated because of several innovative features including a long 112 m free span, and the combination of post-tensioned concrete and steel for the roof structure. The execution of the roof is very impressive: the entire 3,000 ton roof structure was prefabricated and assembled on the ground, then lifted to the final stage. It is supported by only 5 columns, so stability was an important consideration.”

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Software Updates

Customers can download the latest service packs from our secured download section.

  • Scia Engineer 2013.1.61
  • Scia Design Forms 5.0 (from 10-dec-13)
  • Allplan Precast SR 2012-2-1

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