OpenBridge Modeler

To place the piers

To place the piers from the custom template on the interior supportlines, do the following:

You must first create the pier template for use in this procedure.
  1. On the Home tab, select the Place Pier tool in the Substructure group


  2. In the Place Piers tool settings dialog, select the pier template to use:
    1. Click […] adjacent to the Template Name setting. The Template Selection dialog opens.
    2. In the lists of pier types, select the Multi Column > Default > US301 over RR template.
    3. Click Close.
  3. Clear the Elevation Constraints checkbox. Leave all other tool settings as defaults (i.e., not Integral, Horizontal Offset of 0.0, no cap length adjustment).
  4. Select Pier_concrete_piles as the Feature Definition.
  5. In the view window, do the following:
    1. Data point (i.e., click) on supportline 2 and supportline 3.
      Tip: You can click a supportline again to remove it from the selection set.
    2. Reset (i.e., right-click) to set the selection set.
    3. Data point again to accept the selection set.
The piers are placed in your project.