SOFiSTiK Workshop: Form Finding and Optimisation of Cable Supported Bridges

Organizer

SOFiSTiK AG UK Branch

Location

HYATT PLACE LONDON HEATHROW/HAYES
27 Uxbridge Road, Hayes, Middlesex, UB4 0JN

Costs

£400/€460

Prerequisite

Advanced SOFiSTiK knowledge, mainly CADiNP (text based input) is used.

Date

20.06.2017, 10:00 - 18:00

This workshop is organized to allow advanced SOFiSTiK user to get or extend knowledge of form finding and optimisation of cable supported bridges and structures.

 

AGENDA:

10:00 - 10:15   Welcome and General Introduction.

10:15 - 10:45   Cable Structures and SOFiSTiK. Technical Background and Implementation

10:45 - 12:45   Workflow Cable Stay Bridges. Force Optimisation on Final System and Construction Stages.

12:45 - 13:45   Lunch.

13:45 - 15:15   Workflow Suspension Bridges. How to set up and analyse a Suspension Bridge Project.

15:15 - 15:30   Coffee Break.

15:30 - 17:00   Membrane Structures. Background, Implementation, Workflow and Examples.

17:00 - 18:00   Discussion and Closing.

 

The workshop will be held by Dr.-Ing. Jürgen Bellmann, Senior Developer and Bridge Specialist. For an active participation, please bring the latest SOFiSTiK Version 2016 installed on your own laptop with you. A training license will be provided.

A workshop for “Design of Reinforced Concrete and Post Tensioned Concrete Structures” will be held on the following day. Both workshops are available at a discounted price of £750 / €875 (please sign up for both workshops seperatly, the discounted amount will be shown on the invoice).

You will have special rates on booking Hyatt Place London Heathrow/Hayes; please mention “SOFiSTiK” while booking. For further questions please send an email to info@sofistik.com.guido.altersberger@sofistik.co.uk

Registration