Cross Section Definition¶

Important

This is a general description, which can be different from the project discussed in specific tutorial. Please make the necessary adjustments by yourself.

Inside the SSD task-tree the task “Cross Sections” is one of the default settings.

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With a right mouse click on this task you open the context menu. Select the command “New Standard Section” and decide, which type of cross section you want to define.

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The following standard cross sections are available:

  • Rectangle Beam
  • Rectangle Column
  • T-Beam
  • Plate
  • Wall
  • Circle / Annular Section
  • Cable
  • Steel Profile
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Note

Simply use the right mouse click function to generate as many standard cross sections as necessary. Specific bridge cross sections will be generated later via SOFiPLUS - Cross Section Editor.