Practical guide to foundation design calculations

January 25th, 2019, Published in Articles: PositionIT

Bentley Institute Press has announced the availability of a new publication “Practical Foundation Design with STAAD Foundation Advanced”, available in print, as an e-book and on Amazon Kindle. The iTunes version will also be available soon. The book is authored by Apurba Tribedi, whose vision was instrumental in the development of Bentley Systems’ STAAD Foundation software. STAAD Foundation Advanced aims to streamline foundation design calculations by integrating structural analysis data with all possible foundation configurations. For reviewers, the software generates preliminary drawings and a step-by-step calculation sheet, which includes all relevant design clauses and equations. This publication aims to deliver continuous learning to help both students and practitioners in infrastructure professions to upgrade their technical skills and support their going digital initiatives. It follows a tutorial-based approach to help readers understand the fundamentals of foundation design steps and processes. To help readers learn STAAD Foundation Advanced quickly, the book provides detailed descriptions of all inputs and explanations of outputs.

Contact Christine Byrne, Bentley Systems, christine.byrne@bentley.com

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