Connection Wednesdays – CHS joints in practice

Webinar date: Feb 20, 2019

Join the webinar and learn about

  • Deep understanding of possibilities of manufacturing operations
  • Straightforward approach doesn’t work? Finding workaround may help
  • Tips and tricks for more effective design in IDEA StatiCa Connection
  • Innovative CBFEM method analysis


Vit Hurcik
Vit Hurcik Product Engineer
IDEA StatiCa
David Kucera
David Kucera Product Engineer
IDEA StatiCa
CHS joints are very common in steel structures these days and the variety of the topologies and possible design is enormous.

This pushes IDEA StatiCa Connection onto the edge of possibilities what can be easily accomplished in a minute. We are going to take a tour into the unknown tips for advanced design on CHS joints.


  • Customer project – CHS bracing joint stiffened by plates
  • How to make stiffeners in CHS joint – Design hint
  • Doubler on CHS member, how – Design hint

During the webinar, you will see the whole workflow of modeling, loading, and code-check of one interesting steel joint

In addition, we will go through “HelpDesk highlights” – a vibrant topic from our support desk and our customer’s suggestions. At the end of each webinar, there will be a Q&A section to discuss any questions.

HelpDesk Highlights

Join our experienced Product Engineers and calculate yesterday’s estimates!

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