Bridge Designer

Content to help you design constructible bridges faster and more accurately

  • Randselva Bridge: Closing the Gap on Drawing-Free Design

    Randselva Bridge: Closing the Gap on Drawing-Free Design

    Randselva Bridge in Norway is the world’s longest bridge to be designed and constructed using only Bridge Information Modeling, and no traditional paper drawings.

    Read Article
  • Webinar: Efficient Bridge Design Workflow

    Register Now
  • Parametric Design: Design Expressed in Rules Not Geometry

    Parametric Design: Design Expressed in Rules Not Geometry

    Parametric design offers a more comprehensive and automated approach to 3D modeling but also challenges the traditional ways of structural design.

    Read Article
  • How to Create Alternatives for Edge Beams - Tekla for Bridge Design1:11

    How to Create Alternatives for Edge Beams - Tekla for Bridge Design

    This video shows how you can easily create alternatives for edge beams using Bridge Creator, an Extension for Tekla Structures.

    Watch Video
  • Grasshopper Tekla Live Link Beta Bridge Demo Part 24:25

    Grasshopper Tekla Live Link Beta Bridge Demo Part 2

    This video shows how the Grasshopper-Tekla link is used to generate a concrete bridge deck consisting of items in Tekla Structures 2017.

    Watch Video
  • Grasshopper Tekla Live Link Beta Bridge Demo Part 14:39

    Grasshopper Tekla Live Link Beta Bridge Demo Part 1

    We have created a link from scripting software called Grasshopper to Tekla Structures that allows you to enjoy the benefits of parametric design even without previous knowledge of programming.

    Watch Video
  • An Advanced BrIM Workflow

    An Advanced BrIM Workflow

    Any type of bridge design can now have a single point of control to manage the Analytical Model and Bridge Information Model (BrIM). Thanks to the Tekla Structures, Grasshopper and Sofistik workflow.

    Read Article
  • The Benefits of Parametric Design for Structural Engineers

    The Benefits of Parametric Design for Structural Engineers

    Parametric design offers structural engineers many benefits that both improve the quality of the design and streamline the project workflow.

    Read Article
  • Tekla Structures for Bridge Designers

    Tekla Structures for Bridge Designers

    Tekla is an intelligent, parametric Bridge Information Modeling (BrIM) solution used for the constructible design of bridges of any type and size as well as retaining walls, dams and more!

    Read Flipbook
  • Gabriel Neves Never Stops Learning

    Gabriel Neves Never Stops Learning

    Gabriel Neves, Technical Manager at Trimble, has grown into his profession – and together with it. He’s seen the construction industry evolve from handmade drawings to 2D to 3D software.

    Read Article
  • Overcoming the Limitations of Creating Complex Shapes with Parametric Modeling

    Overcoming the Limitations of Creating Complex Shapes with Parametric Modeling

    Today engineers need to be more productive and, at the same time, structural design is becoming more complex. This has driven structural engineers to explore algorithm enabled parametric modeling.

    Read Article
  • 6 Benefits of BrIM (Bridge Information Modeling)

    6 Benefits of BrIM (Bridge Information Modeling)

    Bridge information modeling (BrIM) means benefits for bridge construction projects in design, communication, scheduling, fabrication, on-site work and maintenance.

    Read Article
  • Forward-Thinking Departments of Transportation are Crossing the Bridge to BIM

    Forward-Thinking Departments of Transportation are Crossing the Bridge to BIM

    Across the US, deficient bridges are a growing problem. The public sector is exploring the opportunities that come with technology in bridge design, construction and asset management.

    Read Article
  • Bridge Information Modeling (BrIM) Brings Bridge Engineering to the Modern Era

    Bridge Information Modeling (BrIM) Brings Bridge Engineering to the Modern Era

    Bridge Information Modeling (BrIM) provides a complete representation of the physical and functional characteristics of a bridge asset, offering an information resource for its entire lifecycle

    Read Article
  • Algorithm Enabled Parametric BIM: 5 Steps to Getting Started

    Algorithm Enabled Parametric BIM: 5 Steps to Getting Started

    These five steps will help you get started with algorithm enabled parametric design. Welcome to more productive and efficient workflows, and rapid iterations in the design of complex structures.

    Read Article
  • How to Choose the Right Bridge Information Modeling Software? 6 Things to Consider

    How to Choose the Right Bridge Information Modeling Software? 6 Things to Consider

    The right software helps you deliver successful bridge construction projects. Check out these 6 things before choosing software for bridge information modeling.

    Read Article
  • Grandfather's Bridge - Working Efficiently and Improving Quality with BrIM

    Grandfather's Bridge - Working Efficiently and Improving Quality with BrIM

    This bridge is a full-blown BrIM project from start to finish. Utilizing modeling in the planning phase ensured that errors would be avoided and made the transfer of information faster and clearer.

    Read Article
  • How to Update the Bridge Model after Road Alignment Change - Tekla for Bridge Design1:48

    How to Update the Bridge Model after Road Alignment Change - Tekla for Bridge Design

    This video shows how you can easily update the bridge deck and edge beams of the bridge model after road alignment has changed using Bridge Creator, an extension for Tekla Structures.

    Watch Video
  • How to Change the Skew and Chainage of a Reinforced Concrete Double Curved Bridge Deck?1:58

    How to Change the Skew and Chainage of a Reinforced Concrete Double Curved Bridge Deck?

    This video shows how you can easily update the skew and chainage of a reinforced concrete double curved deck with Tekla Structures.

    Watch Video
  • Bridge Information Modeling (BrIM) Chasing New Highs in India

    Bridge Information Modeling (BrIM) Chasing New Highs in India

    Chenab Bridge is one of the tallest and longest-spanning railway bridges of its kind in the world. Tekla Structures has been in use from the beginning of the project, which has brought many benefits.

    Read Article
  • Trafikplats Vega – a Paperless Traffic Interchange

    Trafikplats Vega – a Paperless Traffic Interchange

    Trafikplats Vega, in Sweden, is a project that is designed and constructed without paper drawings. This complex project is a cast-in-place traffic interchange with several bridges and retaining walls.

    Read Article
  • loading
    Loading More...