Walls

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February 15, 2022 | Tips & Tricks

Improved Modeling of Wall Footing Corners in RISAFoundation

The new Smart Corners feature in RISAFoundation Version 14 allows for the ability to draw continuous footings without causing overlapping slabs at the corner. Read More

February 15, 2022 | Tips & Tricks

Seismic Design of Masonry Walls (TMS 402-16) in RISA-3D

RISA-3D now includes the ability to incorporate seismic design parameters of TMS 402-16 for masonry walls. Read More

February 15, 2022 | Tips & Tricks

Canadian Concrete (CSA A23) Wall Panel Design in RISA

The design of concrete wall panels according to CSA A23 is now incorporated in RISA-3D v20 and RISAFloor v16. Read More

October 30, 2020 | Tips & Tricks

Cold Formed Steel Wall Design Now Available

New to RISA-3D v19 and RISAFloor v15 is the ability to analyze and design cold formed steel (CFS) wall panels. To model CFS wall panels, select the AISI S100-16 ASD or LRFS code in the Model Settings. Read More

July 7, 2020 | Tips & Tricks

Expanded Results for Contour Plots

Color contours and gradients can be very helpful to visualize the forces/stresses of plates and wall panels and using the Contour Diagram tool allows users to understand those results even more. Read More

November 13, 2019 | Tips & Tricks

Wood Wall Panels in RISA-3D

This video tutorial describes step-by-step how to model, analyze and design a wood wall in RISA-3D. Read More

November 13, 2019 | Tips & Tricks

Masonry Wall Panels in RISA-3D

This video tutorial describes step-by-step how to model, analyze and design a masonry wall in RISA-3D. Read More

January 3, 2019 | Tips & Tricks

What wood wall design method should I use?

RISA-3D has multiple options for analyzing wood walls: Segmented, Perforated, or Force Transfer around Openings (FTAO). Read More

January 18, 2017 | Tips & Tricks

Masonry Retaining Walls now Available

RISAFoundation v9 now includes the ability to design masonry retaining walls and wall footings. Read More

March 26, 2016 | Tips & Tricks

Improved Wall Panel Results

RISA-3D now includes a new Wall Panel Forces spreadsheet as well as Summary Detailed Reports for Masonry Walls. Read More