OpenBridge Modeler

To add a bridge

To add a bridge to the project, use the following procedure.

  1. On the Home ribbon tab, select the Add Bridge tool in the Bridge Setup group.


  2. (Optional) Type a bridge Name and Description.
    Tip: The bridge Name value will be automatically generated for you.
  3. Select Beam Slab (Steel Girders) from the Bridge Type drop-down list.
  4. In a view window, select the US301 alignment.
  5. Data point anywhere in the view window to accept.
  6. Set the terrain as active:
    1. On the Home ribbon tab, select the Import > Terrain tool in the Bridge Setup group.

    2. In the view window, data point on the terrain to set it as active.
    Tip: You can also perform this by selecting the terrain object first and hold your mouse pointer still momentarily. Then select the Set As Active Terrain Model from the pop-up toolbar.