Resources for structural steel detailers and fabricators
Transforming the Construction of North Sea Oil Platforms
Norwegian offshore-constructor Aibel has put Tekla software at the heart of its work designing and manufacturing oil platforms.
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What's in it for me? ROI matters
No one ever buys anything without considering whether it will be worth trading a certain amount of cash for it.
How modular construction benefits the construction industry
Modular construction has numerous benefits and is easier to implement than ever before.
Using Trimble Connect To Share Your Tekla Structures Model With Anyone
You can easily share your model and reference models with anyone by linking your Tekla Structures model to a Trimble Connect project and sharing data with public links.
Tekla intelligent 3D modelling software for steel detailing, fabrication and erection
Tekla intelligent 3D modelling software helps steel fabricators work more efficiently. Tekla helps at every stage of the process from design through fabrication and installation.
Learn structural steel detailing in Tekla Structures - for free
Start learning Tekla Structures for free now: http://tek.la/learn-steel. This extensive elearning course includes everything you need to get started with Tekla Structures as a steel detailer: Start
Models at core of design, fabrication and erecting steel structures - Unger Steel Group
Utilizing everything the model has to offer: From planning to erection, sales to fabrication, every bit of information within the model is used to streamline the Unger workflow - saving time & money.
Why Modular Construction is the Building Method of the Future
One of the hottest trends in the building industry right now is modular or pre-panelized construction. Let’s see how modular construction is changing cityscapes the world over.
Costly and ineffective: Why is it time to ditch paper and 2D drawings?
Benefits of using 3D models are obvious but why are so many people still using paper or 2D drawings?
New Crane Tool in Tekla Structures 2021
The new Crane Tool extension offers new functionalities that help you save costs, make fewer errors and improve safety during the erection.
Express Your Project Intent with the Trimble Connect Visualizer
The Trimble Connect Visualizer can now render your own custom textures, and user defined colors instead of standard defaults.
Complete BIM Process for All Pre-Engineered Buildings
Innovation drivers come together for superior pre-engineered buildings (PEB): Enjoy the complete BIM workflow with the new exclusive link from MBS to Tekla Structures. Learn more: www.tekla.com/stee
Drawing Annotations in Trimble Connect 3D Web Viewer
New early stage extensions for Tekla Structures 2021 and Trimble Connect: Once you have created a drawing, you can publish drawing annotations into Trimble Connect.
A transmission tower – a true combination of art and engineering
The 2020 Tekla Global BIM Award for “Best Small Project” went to Russian steel design and manufacturing company Belenergomash for its work on a transmission tower with a unique look and feel.
Easier Editing of Identical Assemblies with Batch Editor in Tekla Structures 2021
Batch editing improves productivity by reducing the amount of repetitive work when editing identical assemblies by modifying the object geometry or changing the attribute values. You can now copy modi
Framing tools for Tekla Structures
This extension includes general framing tools for creating modular, cold rolled steel walls, roofs, trusses and floors. More about Tekla software for light metal framing: https://www.tekla.com/solut
Access to Drawings is Easier than Ever Before - Tekla Structures 2021
You can access related fabrication drawings quicker than ever from the contextual toolbar. When selecting model objects you can see a list of related drawings and open them directly from the model.
Take Advantage of the New Copy/Move Preview - Tekla Structures 2021
When you need to move or copy objects within your Tekla Structures model, you will experience an updated copy and move preview in the newest release.
Just in time - Light Steel Frame Technology for Speed and Efficiency
Intelligent Steel designed, manufactured and constructed Vita Student Westgate, a six-story building using off-site light steel frame technology.
Tekla Structures 2021: The Renewed Shape Catalog
In this video, we take a look at one of Tekla Structures 2021 upcoming features: The Renewed Shape Catalog. Topics include a tour of the new user interface and a look at some of the shape catalog's ne