Tekla Structural Designer

Learn about how Tekla Structural Designer seamlessly combines design & analysis into one easy and efficient single model-based process.

  • Drive Efficiencies By Using Templates with Analysis & Design Models38:17

    Drive Efficiencies By Using Templates with Analysis & Design Models

    Most of your project types likely share similar starting points and for a good reason: these base points ensure company standards are followed. Adhering to the proper guidelines throughout a project r

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  • Boeing hangar proves sky is the limit for Tekla

    Boeing hangar proves sky is the limit for Tekla

    With over 3000 tonnes of structural steelwork the challenges of designing and building this vast aircraft hangar were overcome using Tekla Structural Designer and Tekla Structures.

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  • Modeling Wind Forces with Tekla Structural Designer

    Modeling Wind Forces with Tekla Structural Designer

    Mason Navarro Pledge used Tekla Structural Designer to ensure a timber canopy of a new building would withstand the wind forces coming off from River Thames.

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  • Easy Loading of Industrial Structures with Analysis & Design Software45:42

    Easy Loading of Industrial Structures with Analysis & Design Software

    Industrial structures tend to be incredibly complex and involve unique loading requirements beyond those associated with traditional buildings. This can include everything from heavy equipment and anc

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  • Using Technology to Measure the Carbon Impact of a Structure44:48

    Using Technology to Measure the Carbon Impact of a Structure

    Join us as Trevor Bruce, PE answers some of your basic questions including what is embodied carbon? What impact does it have and why it is important? What resources are available to help quantify embo

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  • Open Structure Wind Loading in Tekla Structural Designer3:24

    Open Structure Wind Loading in Tekla Structural Designer

    Often it is necessary to apply wind loading to portions of a structure that are not clad, especially for Industrial Structures, and manually performing this task can be very labor-intensive. The new O

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  • Partially Cracked Concrete Members in Tekla Structural Designer2:38

    Partially Cracked Concrete Members in Tekla Structural Designer

    The stiffness of concrete members is determined in large part by their state of cracking - which can vary between the ‘extreme’ conditions of entirely uncracked and fully cracked. The new Partially Cr

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  • Drift Enhancements in Tekla Structural Designer4:23

    Drift Enhancements in Tekla Structural Designer

    Users asked and we listened - the various Drift checks performed within Tekla Structural Designer (TSD) have been thoroughly updated and enhanced. While TSD has always performed these checks in line w

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  • When in Doubt, Make it Accurate (Not Stout)36:17

    When in Doubt, Make it Accurate (Not Stout)

    Working as a structural engineer, you’re probably familiar with the phrase, "When in doubt, make it stout". The fact is, the structural engineering tools of yesterday required a level of “guesstimatin

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  • Fireproofing in Tekla Structural Designer2:17

    Fireproofing in Tekla Structural Designer

    With Structural Engineers typically concerned primarily with the strength and stiffness of a structure, it can be difficult to give the necessary attention to secondary aspects such as Fireproofing an

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  • Equipment Loading in Tekla Structural Designer3:22

    Equipment Loading in Tekla Structural Designer

    Structural Engineers often find themselves in situations where they need to account for the significant weight of a piece of equipment and associated loading such as wind, but do not actually have the

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  • Embodied Carbon Assessment in Tekla Structural Designer2:18

    Embodied Carbon Assessment in Tekla Structural Designer

    The carbon impact of construction is coming under ever greater scrutiny. Engineers can now assess their designs for embodied carbon at the early-stage design phases A1, A2 and A3 in Tekla Structural D

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  • Simple Column Base Plate Workflow and Design2:47

    Simple Column Base Plate Workflow and Design

    Base plates can now be modeled and checked within Tekla Structural Designer for EC3 and US (simplified) designs, thus streamlining your workflow. It is no longer necessary to export to Tekla Connectio

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  • Tekla 2021 - What's New for Structural Engineers57:39

    Tekla 2021 - What's New for Structural Engineers

    The new Tekla software for 2021 provides more productivity improvements for all structural materials and project types. The new versions support project managers, engineers, drafters and detailers wor

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  • Design Status Enhancements in Tekla Structural Designer1:44

    Design Status Enhancements in Tekla Structural Designer

    As Structural Engineers begin to focus more on various sustainability aspects, the need to thoroughly review a members' design status has become even more critical.

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  • Tekla Structural Designer in 5 Minutes5:41

    Tekla Structural Designer in 5 Minutes

    Fully automated and packed with many unique features for optimized concrete and steel design, Tekla Structural Designer helps engineering businesses to win more work and maximize profits. From the qui

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  • Enhanced Tabular Data with Tekla Structural Designer1:49

    Enhanced Tabular Data with Tekla Structural Designer

    Interrogating design results is one of the most important responsibilities Engineers are tasked with. To assist with this, Tekla Structural Designer (TSD) offers a range of options in both a graphical

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  • One Click LCA within Tekla Structural Designer1:35

    One Click LCA within Tekla Structural Designer

    The impact of embodied carbon within the construction industry is an issue that has grown to be of great concern and more often now engineers are being requested to assess and consider the Building Ca

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  • Improve Efficiencies through Automated and Constructible Workflows for Structural Engineers45:36

    Improve Efficiencies through Automated and Constructible Workflows for Structural Engineers

    See how structural engineers are leveraging technology and integrated workflows to drive never before obtained efficiencies and produce data-rich, constructible, 3D models.

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  • Tekla Structural Designer Inactive Members3:21

    Tekla Structural Designer Inactive Members

    Engineers often find themselves in situations where they need to model certain members to allow for load distribution in a manner they'd expect, however they don't want these members affecting the pri

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