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Creating New Girder Library Entries - Part 1, Flexure

By Pickings - Posted on 04 December 2012

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Video - 37 min
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Learn how to add new girder shapes to the PGSuper Library. In this narrated tutorial, Richard Pickings describes how to create a new girder library entry and input girder geometry and prestressing information. The section type created is a CalTrans Wide Flange girder which is based on the Nebraska NU girder shape. However, the concepts can be applied to any shape type in PGSuper.

This session explores:

  • Creating and using Library Entries
  • Configuring PGSuper's Program Settings
  • Working with master library files
  • Prestressed flexural design

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