Improve Workflow with Tekla Structures 20

Fifteen days after the global release of Tekla Structures Version 20, Vibrant Technology Solutions Company followed its steps by launching it here in the Philippines; Manila and Cebu.



Tekla User Day 2014 Manila and Tekla Structures 20 Launching at Crowne Plaza Hotel, Ortigas last March 28.



The launching in the metro was held at the Crowne Plaza Hotel, in Ortigas Center, last March 28. With special guests from different parts of the world; Mr. Jim Moody of FabTrol Systems, Inc., Mr. Vincent Chia of Tekla South East Asia, and Mr. Andy Dickey of Tekla Corporation Finland. The event was attended by some of the most prominent companies in the construction industry that are users of Tekla Structures such as; Atlantic, Gulf and Pacific Company of Manila, Inc., Babcock Hitachi Philippines, Inc., Datem Inc., D. M. Consunji, Inc., EEI Corporation, and JGC Philippines, Inc. among others.


While on the other side of the country, Cebu City was preparing for its local Tekla Structures 20 launching, eleven days after its debut in Manila. Guests from various construction companies and well-known businesses such as, J. A. R. C. Construction Company, ACGI – Metaphil Division, and Dash Engineering Philippines and the like, were present to witness the revelation of the new version. A good number of guests were present, on both events to see the new version of the said software.


Awarding ceremony followed the session of talks, recognitions were given to corporations that have been with Vibrant Technology Solutions Company for years and years. Some of the companies were JGC Philippines, Inc., Babcock-Hitachi Philippines, Inc., Chiyoda Philippines Corporation, Atlantic, Gulf & Pacific Co. of Manila Inc., Dash Engineering Philippines, Inc., Hitachi Ltd. (Philippines Branch), EEI Corporation, and SHI Designing and Manufacturing, Inc. (SDMI) just to name a few. 


And the wait for the new version of the software was definitely worth it, because of the changes and additional features it now offers. Tekla Structures 20 sets the new benchmark for building information modeling (BIM) software. Realize a world of possibilities with the tool that handles every step of construction.


Steel Fabrication


Choosing Tekla Structures 20 makes planning and managing fabrication and detailing workflows more efficient – be it in the design office or on the shop floor. Collaborate better throughout the value chain with enhanced interoperability with other software solutions.



Precast Fabrication


Tekla Structures 20 offers precast concrete fabricators new and better tools for more productive modeling and detailing. Organize the model, manage fabrication packages and purchase more efficiently with improved workflow tools. Model and modify filigree, hollow-core, and other precast slabs with the new, intuitive floor tool, and modify your single reinforcement bars, bar groups, and meshes faster and easier than ever. Creating cast-unit drawings is now more flexible with the new dimensioning functionality, and you can check and adjust distances of rebar in the model with the upgraded Clash Checking tools.


Structural Engineering


The new Tekla Structures 20 brings you a chance to collaborate better and improve coordination. Save time and avoid mistakes by using geometries that other project parties have already created, and then use the Comment Tool for quick, clear communication. Import and export parts from Trimble Sketch Up, and then communicate your design intent to others.


The new software version comes with more links to A&D solutions, and Aveva PDMS and Intergraph Smart 3D interoperability ensure that both the plant structures and process equipment fit together. With new and improved Drawing functionality, you can handle revisions and then print and export easily.



Welcome a smoother workflow with Tekla Structures 20 - now with new and improved features, like Organizer, Task Manager, and Clash Check Manager.


Organizer benefits everybody with better, more efficient model information management, increased automation, and is more intuitive to use. Improved Direct Manipulation functionality makes grid modifications easier and faster. Task Manager now offers all users a systematic way to manage detailing, plan fabrication and on-site erection. Clash Check Manager helps you maintain the highest model and design quality - simply prioritize, communicate, assign and coordinate any conflicts that may come up.


With the new features and changes now available to everyone, why wait?



Tekla User Day 2014 Cebu and Tekla Structures 20 Launching at Quest Hotel, Cebu City last April 08.