Tekla Structures 2016i released
Trimble has released Tekla Structures 2016i, a further development of the modeling software for steel-, timber and concrete buildings. Several new (and improved) functionalities have been added, most of which are inspired by Tekla users.
Tekla Structures 2016i can be downloaded from the Tekla User Assistance
During the launch of Tekla Structures 2016 last March, the completely modernized interface was introduced with the renewed menu structured as a ribbon. The ribbon is intuitive, easy to learn and now in the newest Tekla version, users can customize the ribbon to their own preferences.
By adding functionality to create unfold bent plates in the newest version, a long term wish of many users is fulfilled. Also, new functionalities for drawings are added and a special tool became available to generate STEP- and IGES-files in Tekla Structures.
A summary of the most important updates of Tekla Structures 2016i:
- The possibility to customize the ribbon
- Model Sharing is improved
- New functionalities to create unfold bent plates
- Improvements for pouring concrete
- Improvements for several timber components
- New functionalities and improvements for (editing) drawings
- Generate STEP- and IGES-files
New functionalities for (editing) drawings
In Tekla Structures 2016i, several new functionalities have been added to create and edit drawings. For example, images, reference models and functionalities of CAD can be added to a drawing. Also, a 2D library is available.
In Tekla Structures 2016i the enhanced Multi Converter tool is available, after it has been extensively tested by numerous cutting companies. The tool is used to generate STEP- and IGES-files with Tekla Structures. Several example models and videos can be found via Tekla User Assistance. Tekla users can download the enhanced tool via Tekla Warehouse.