Tekla Structures for concrete contractors
This learning path contains all you need as a concrete contractor. You will learn how to use the user interface, explore models and organize model information using categories. You will create reports and templates and learn how pours work. In the Task Manager section, you will create plans and visualizations.
Tekla Structures for concrete contractors
Learn how to estimate, plan, and manage pours with Tekla Structures using the free elearning tutorials.
2. User interface - concrete contractor
User interface - concrete contractor
Get to know the basic elements of the Tekla Structures user interface.
3. Exploring model information
Exploring model information
Learn what Tekla Structures objects are, how to create views, and how to control the visibility of different obj
4. Model information management using Organizer
Model information management using Organizer
Get an overview of managing model information with Organizer.
Learn how to work with Object Browser.
5. Creating location categories
Creating location categories
Learn about location categories in Organizer: how to organize your model to sections and floors based on locatio
6. Creating custom categories
Creating custom categories
Learn about custom categories and different ways to create them in Organizer.
7. Creating property categories
Creating property categories
Learn how to create property categories, and when it is useful to create them.
8. Reporting quantities
9. Creating and modifying templates
10. Creating pour objects
Creating pour objects
Learn how pour objects work, and how they can be modified using the pour phase attribute, and pour break tools.
11. Creating pour units
Creating pour units
Learn how pour units are created, and how you can calculate the volume of pour units.
12. Planning with pours
Planning with pours
Learn how to use Organizer to manage pour objects in your model, and how to use pour numbers to identify differe
13. Planning with Task manager
Planning with Task manager
Learn the basics of Task Manager: scheduling with tasks and how to use Task Manager.
14. Task visualization
Learn how to visualize the project schedule with Organizer and with Project Status Visualization tool.
15. Creating form faces
Creating form faces
Learn how to download and install the form face creator tool, how to define settings for the tool, and how to cr
16. Modeling formwork
Learn to model formwork with Tekla Structures: Learn how to use formwork placing tools for walls and slabs.
17. Formwork reporting
Learn to create an Organizer category for formwork objects, and how to export formwork reports to Microsoft Exce
18. Creating and modifying construction drawings
Creating and modifying construction drawings
Learn how to create drawings based on model views, and the basics on modifying drawings: How to create dimension
19. Publishing model information in Trimble Connect
Publishing model information in Trimble Connect
Learn how to export a file from Tekla Structures in IFC 4 format, and how to upload it to Trimble Connect.
20. Creating layout points
Creating layout points
Learn how to create layout points with two different tools: Layout Point and Layout Point Applicator.
21. Managing layout points
Managing layout points
Learn how to manage layout points with Organizer and with Layout Manager.
22. Starting new projects
Starting new projects
Learn how to create a new model, how to define project properties, and how to create and modify grids. This tuto
23. Best practices for modeling and system settings
Best practices for modeling and system settings
Learn some basic modeling guidelines about the different settings in Tekla Structures: project and firm folders,
24. Creating concrete parts
Creating concrete parts
Learn how to model concrete parts, and build an entrance wing for the example building, using a reference drawin
25. Creating sloping slabs
Creating sloping slabs
Learn how to model sloping slabs, how to create concrete slabs, and how to convert slabs to items. This tutorial
26. Converting existing geometries
Converting existing geometries
Learn how to convert concrete geometries from an existing IFC model into native Tekla Structures parts.
27. Working with embeds
Working with embeds
Learn about embeds in Tekla Structures, how to place them in a model, and how to create your own embeds. This tu