Export beam geometry to IDEA StatiCa Detail
When exporting the geometry of a beam to IDEA Statica Detail, there is an option to select for exporting just a part of the beam or the whole beam. The selection depends on the user and the discontinuity area.
If you want to export a beam with many openings, the better option seems to be select the whole beam. If the detail has a dapped end and opening close to the support you can use just this part of the beam. Obviously, the analysis of the selection part of the beam is quicker.
See how to export a beam to IDEA StatiCa Detail, as recorded on one of our webinars: