To place the segments at abutments
To place the balanced cantilever segments at the abutments, do the following.
In a typical balanced cantilever construction, the abutment cantilevers are placed first. While in the OpenBridge Modeler model, this doesn't have any direct impact, numbering the order that the builds are placed is exported to analysis and design software such as RM Bridge, uses this data for staged construction analysis.
Home ribbon tab, select the
tool in the
- In the Place Cantilever Segmental tool settings dialog, select the segment template to use:
- Set the following tool parameters:
- Data point on the first supportline. The length back and ahead are displayed (UB and UA) for the preliminary placement are displayed.
- Repeat step 4 to place the same cantilever segments on supportline 4.