RISAConnection

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January 20, 2020 | Tips & Tricks

Online Course: RISA Steel Building Workshop

RISA Steel Building Workshop Online Course now Available! Read More

October 10, 2019 | Events

RISA Steel Building Workshop & Release Party

Last week, RISA held its final Steel Building Workshop in Long Beach, CA. Attendees also enjoyed a post-event cocktail hour to celebrate the upcoming release of RISA-3D v18. Read More

February 14, 2019 | Tips & Tricks

What's New in RISAConnection v10

RISAConnection v10 incorporates updates according to AISC 360-16 (15th Edition) including changes to HSS provisions as well as improved design for column webs subject to out-of-plane loading. Read More

February 14, 2019 | Tips & Tricks

Updates to HSS Connections (Chapter K) according to AISC 15th Edition Steel Manual

RISAConnection v10 includes changes to connection design for rectangular HSS shapes with applied concentrated forces found in AISC 360-16. Read More

February 14, 2019 | Tips & Tricks

Connection Design per AISC 15th Edition Steel Manual now Available

Connection design according to the new AISC 360-16 (15th Ed.) Steel Manual has now been implemented in RISAConnection. Read More

February 14, 2019 | Tips & Tricks

Out of Plane Design Checks on Column Web Connections

RISAConnection v10 includes updates to AISC 360-16 (15th edition) including how to check the out-of-plane loading on the webs of wide flange columns. Read More

November 16, 2018 | Tips & Tricks

HSS Tube Moment Connections per CSA S16 now Available

Wide Flange Beam to HSS Tube Column Moment Connections can now be designed in RISAConnection v9 according to CSA S16. Read More

November 16, 2018 | Tips & Tricks

Using & Disabling the Base Material Proration Factor

RISAConnection now gives users the option to disable the Base Material Proration Factor for checking welds. Read More

November 16, 2018 | Tips & Tricks

Include Transfer Forces in Vertical Brace Connections

RISAConnection now allows users to input the "transfer forces" originating from other connected elements. Read More

November 16, 2018 | Tips & Tricks

Tapered Gusset Plates using Custom Angle

Modeling tapered gusset plates in RISAConnection is now easier than ever. With the recent addition of the Custom Angle input, you may now enter an angle to quickly cut back a gusset edge. Read More

November 15, 2018 | Tips & Tricks

HSS Tube Moment Connections per AISC 360 now Available

Wide Flange Beam to HSS Tube Column Moment Connections can now be designed in RISAConnection v9 according to AISC 360. Read More

April 19, 2018 | Tips & Tricks

Vertical Brace Connections per Canadian Code now Available

RISAConnection v8 now offers Brace Connection design according to the Canadian codes. Read More

April 12, 2018 | Tips & Tricks

Weak Axis Column to Beam Moment Connections now Available

RISAConnection v8 now offers weak axis moment connections with beams framing into the web of a wide flange column. Read More

March 29, 2018 | Tips & Tricks

Two-Sided Shear Connection Design now Available

RISAConnection v8 now includes Two-Sided Shear Connection design. Read More

March 15, 2018 | Tips & Tricks

Brace to Column Base Plate Design now Available

RISAConnection v8 now includes the design of Brace to Column Base Plate Connections. Read More

March 9, 2018 | Tips & Tricks

Brace Design with Tapered Gusset Plates

RISAConnection v8 includes Knee Brace and Diagonal Brace design with a tapered gusset plates. Read More

October 3, 2017 | Tips & Tricks

Detach an Integrated RISAConnection Model

RISAConnection now allows users the ability to "Detach" an integrated model in order to fine tune the connection design. Read More

September 15, 2017 | Tips & Tricks

Custom Loading in Integrated RISAConnection Model

RISAConnection v7.0.1 includes the option for customized loading in an integrated RISAConnection model. Read More

July 11, 2017 | Tips & Tricks

Base Plate Connection Design now Available

This video tutorial will show you how to design a base plate in RISAConnection for both gravity and lateral loads as well as integration with RISA-3D/RISAFloor. Read More

March 15, 2017 | Tips & Tricks

Added Knee Brace Connections

RISAConnection v7 recently added a new Knee Brace (Kicker Brace) connection type. This connection can be designed at the brace to column or brace to beam. Read More

February 23, 2017 | Tips & Tricks

Using Transverse Stiffeners and Web Doublers Together

RISAConnection v7 now allows both Transverse Column Flange Stiffeners and Column Web Doublers to be applied to Beam to Column Moment Connections. Read More

August 10, 2016 | Tips & Tricks

Use Wide Flange Braces in Vertical Brace Connections

RISAConnection v6 now offers the ability to use a wide flange brace member in Vertical Brace Connections. Read More

August 3, 2016 | Tips & Tricks

Use HSS Column & Beams in Brace Connections

RISAConnection v6 has added HSS tubes and pipes for Diagonal and Chevron Brace Connections. Read More

July 27, 2016 | Tips & Tricks

Using Eccentric Chevron Brace Workpoints

RISAConnection v6 now offers the ability to enter an eccentric work point for the braces on a Vertical Brace Chevron Connection. Read More

July 5, 2016 | Tips & Tricks

Connection Design per Canadian Steel Code (S16-14) now Available

RISAConnection v6 now offers connection design per the Canadian CSA S16-2014 design code. Read More

June 28, 2016 | Tips & Tricks

Calculation of Forces in Seismic Brace Connections

Learn how seismic brace connections are designed for both tension and compression loading. Read More

June 28, 2016 | Tips & Tricks

Seismic Brace Connection Integration with RISA-3D

RISAConnection v6 allows for export of Vertical Diagonal Brace Connections and Vertical Chevron Brace Connections from RISA-3D into RISAConnection. Read More

May 25, 2016 | Tips & Tricks

SCBF Seismic Brace Connections

Vertical Diagonal Brace connections and Vertical Chevron Brace connections may be designed as Special Concentric Braced Frame (SCBF) connections in RISAConnection v6. Read More

April 22, 2016 | Tips & Tricks

Seismic Braced Frames in RISAConnection v6

This webinar shows users how to design and detail brace connections including gussets to meet the AISC 341/358 Seismic Provisions. Read More

April 19, 2016 | Tips & Tricks

OCBF Seismic Brace Connections

Vertical Diagonal Brace connections and Vertical Chevron Brace connections may be designed as Ordinary Concentric Braced Frame (OCBF) connections in RISAConnection v6. Read More

March 31, 2016 | Tips & Tricks

OCBF & SCBF Seismic Brace Connections now Available

RISAConnection v6 has introduced the ability to design vertical brace connections per AISC 341-10. Read More