Builder Technical Notes


Calculating Deflection
Due to Live Load


 


Generic Import/Export


 


Hyperstatic Actions in
Prestressing


 


Procedure for Creating
Concrete Outlines


 


Tendon and Strand
Definition


 


TN4 – Strength Evaluation
of Existing PT Beams/Slabs


 


TN175 – Implementation of
European Code


 


TN179 – Design of Post-Tensioned
Members in Bending ACI 318-2002


 


TN182 – Design Process


 


TN192 – Punching Shear Calculations
ACI 318


 


TN209 – Indian Code Implementation


 


TN215 – Basic Information Requirements
for Preliminary Design


 


TN227 – Serviceability of Post-Tensioned
Members (European Code)


 


TN232 – Detailing Non-Prestressed
Reinforcement in PT Floor Systems


 


TN242 – Crack Mitigation Design
Example for Post-Tensioned Floors


 


TN255 – Treatment of Beams in
ADAPT-Floor Pro (Structural and Architectural)


 


TN261 – Sign Conventions in
ADAPT-Builder Software


 


TN271 – Design of Vertical Shear
in Transfer Plates


 


TN290 – Vibration Design of
Concrete Floors for Serviceability


 


TN302 – Evaluation of Design Values
at Design Sections Using ADAPT-Builder


 


TN305 – Components of Torsion in
Design Sections


 


TN316 – Forces and Stresses in
Finite Element Cells of ADAPT-Builder


 


TN328 – Design for Twisting Moments
in ADAPT-Floor Pro (Wood Armer Method)


 


TN338 – Temperature Effects in
Multi-story Buildings


 


TN343 – ACI 318 Code Interpretations
of Span-to-Deflection Ratios


 


TN352 – Cracking Moment and Determination
of Ieff in ADAPT-Builder


 


TN362 – Result Verification of Design
Values in Comparison to CSI Safe


 


TN404 – Shear Design in
Floor Slabs


 


TN421 – Allowable Stress in Prestressed Concrete & Guidelines for Compliance


 


Cost Benefit Analysis PT vs RC


 


Guidelines for Design of
Concrete Floors


 


Nonprestressed Bonded Reinforcement
in PT Building Design


 


Punching Shear Stress Check and
Reinforcement Design ACI


 


Tendon Modeling in FEM


 


TN60 – Data Exchange Basics
for Lateral Loading


 


TN176 – Skipping and Reduction
of Live Load


 


TN180 – Stress Check and Rebar
Verification (SI)


 


TN184 – Mesh Density and Accuracy
of Design Values


 


TN201 – Nonprestressed Bonded
Reinforcement in PT Building Design


 


TN211 – British Code Implementation


 


TN220 – Post-Tensioned Waffle/Joist
Slab Construction


 


TN228 – Design of Flanged Beams Using
Finite Elements


 


TN237 – Design of Slab Regions at
Wall Supports


 


TN243 – Crack Mitigation Design of a
Post-Tensioned Multistory Building


 


TN257 – Comparison Example Between
Designs from Srip Method and Finite Elements


 


TN266 – Extraction of Forces in Beams
Using ADAPT-Floor Pro, Emphasis on Torsion


 


TN276 – Beam Modeling in
ADAPT-Floor Pro


 


TN290 – Addendum – Application of
Vibration-Specific Analytical Tools


 


TN303 – Deflection Check of PT
Floor Systems


 


TN307 – Design of Floor Systems
Consisting of Beams and Slabs


 


TN320 – Twisting Moment and Shear
on Design Sections


 


TN331 – ACI 318-08 Code Requirements
for Design of Concrete Floor Systems


 


TN340 – Design Example of PT
One-Way Slab with Parallel Beams


 


TN349 – Determination of Cracking
Moment in ADAPT Software


 


TN357 – Design of Non-Prestressed Members
of Structures that Include Prestressing Elements


 


TN388 – Vibration Evaluation of Floor
Systems for Footfall ADAPT-Floor Pro


 


TN409 – Vibration Evaluation of a
Parking Structure


 


TN463 – Temperature Design of
Post-Tensioned Floors


 


Design of Concrete Floors


 


Guidelines for Meshing and
FEM Analysis


 


Prestressing Losses and
Elongation


 


Structural Modeling and Analysis
of Concrete Floor Slabs


 


Unified Minimum Flexural
Reinforcement Requirements


 


TN118A – Modeling Two-Way PT
Slabs Over Interior Wall Supports


 


TN178 – Strain Compatability for
Design of Prestressed Sections


 


TN180 – Stress Check and Rebar
Verification (US)


 


TN185 – Releases and Restraints


 


TN205 – Punching Shear Reinforcement
To Compensate for Slab Openings


 


TN214 – Canadian Code Implementation


 


TN223 – Post-Tensioning Tendons that
Harm the Structure’s Performance


 


TN230 – Design Steps Using
ADAPT-Floor Pro


 


TN241 – Shortening Calculation
of PT Floor Systems


 


TN246 – Getting Started with an
Autocad (DWG) Drawing


 


TN259 – Hong Kong Code Implementation
(COP HK 2004 with June 2007 Amendments)


 


TN270 – Multi-Level Soil Modeling
for SOG and MAT Foundations


 


TN285 – Analysis Tools for
Thick Concrete Slabs


 


TN292 – Deflection of Concrete
Floor Systems for Serviceability


 


TN304 – Design for Torsion in
ADAPT-Floor Pro


 


TN315 – Safety Considerations in
Design when Using Finite Elements


 


TN326 – Minimum Precompression in
Post-Tensioned Members


 


TN336 – Design of Floor Systems
for Seismic Forces


 


TN342 – Design Example of PT
Flat Slab with Drop Caps


 


TN351 – Calculation of Cracked
Deflection in ADAPT Software


 


TN361 – Basics of Long-Term
Deflections


 


TN392 – Assignment of Boundary
Stiffness Modifiers in ADAPT-Floor Pro


 


TN420 – Velocity Computation
from Floor Vibration


 


TN421 – Significance of Allowable Stresses in Prestressed Concrete


 


TN434 – A Brief Dialog on Wood-Armer and Twisting Moments in Floor Slab Designbr>


 


TN443 – Load Combinations for Post-Tensioned Mat Slabs


 


TN463 – Temperature Design of Post-Tensioned Floors


 


TN465 – EC2 Serviceability Checks of Post-Tensioned Elements


 


TN469 – Diaphragm Design of Floor Slabs for Earthquake Forces


 


TN477 – Stress Check of Post-Tensioned Floors Using European Code EC2


 


TN480 – Approximate Modeling ofRamps for Design


 


TN500 – Comparison of Multistory Wall Results between ADAPT-Edge and Etabs


 


TN420 – Velocity Computation
from Floor Vibration


 


TN501 – Numerical Example for Load Balancing Results in ADAPT-Floor Pro 2016