Connection Wednesdays – Common rookie mistakes on steel joints

Webinar date: Oct 02, 2019

Join the webinar and learn about

  • The fictional node principle and the wireframe model
  • How to avoid defining eccentricities at member level
  • Cutting with workplanes
  • The use of stiffening members
  • General anchoring to the rescue


Theodore Tsirozidis
Theodore Tsirozidis Director
Costis Hatzopoulos
Costis Hatzopoulos Support Manager
In this webinar, we will look into some of the common rookie mistakes in IDEA StatiCa Connection, based on a real example we have received through our support channel.

 We will make the necessary adjustments to the joint according to the customer requirements and discuss several aspects of the model, but also basic principles of using IDEA Statica. On top, some advanced modeling techniques will be presented.

Are you a trial user or an IDEA StatiCa expert? Do you want to sharpen your skills? Then join our Wednesdays’ regular webinars, and find out more about this breakthrough CBFEM technology that has changed forever the way we analyze and design steel connections!

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