This article gives you all the tools you need to perform footing design in RAM Concept. Including mat foundations and isolated footings.
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HOW TO SET UP GRIDS IN ETABS
Grids are an important part of FEA modelling. But there is more than one way to set up grids in ETABS, this article explains further…
WHAT DOES A STRUCTURAL ENGINEER DO DAY TO DAY
No two days are the same as a Structural Engineer. But what does a Structural Engineer do day to day? This article explores further…
WHAT IS A FLY BRACE AND WHAT DOES A FLY BRACE DO
Fly braces in construction are a small element with big impacts. This article takes a deep dive into what a fly brace is and what it does…
LATERAL TORSIONAL BUCKLING AND ITS CAUSES
This article explains everything you need to know about what lateral torsional buckling is, what causes it and how to prevent it
TYPES OF PILE TESTING AND WHY THEY ARE NEEDED
Pile foundations are the most critical part of any structure. Different types of pile testing is used to ensure their strength and integrity
CONSTRUCTION JOINT IN SLABS
The construction joint is critical for the construction of concrete buildings. This article takes a look at the construction joint in slabs
PILE FOUNDATION TYPES AND THEIR BENEFITS
Structural Engineers have many choices for pile foundations. But what are the different pile foundation types? and what are the benefits?
SHELL VS MEMBRANE, WHICH ONE TO USE IN ETABS
Want to know what the exact difference is between a shell vs membrane slab when modelled in ETABS? This article looks at both and compares.
WHAT IS A TRANSFER BEAM IN STRUCTURAL ENGINEERING
They can cause Structural Engineers dread. But What is a transfer beam? This article explores details on these critical structural elements..