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Hyper-Linked Contents
Active Degrees of Freedom
Analysis Options
Area Added Mass Assignments
Area Auto Mesh Assignments
Area Bridge Object Flags
Area Edge Constraint Assignments
Area Loads - Gravity
Area Loads - Pore Pressure
Area Loads - Rotate
Area Loads - Strain
Area Loads - Surface Pressure
Area Loads - Temperature
Area Loads - Uniform
Area Loads - Uniform To Frame
Area Loads - Wind Pressure Coefficients
Area Local Axes Assignments 1 - Typical
Area Local Axes Assignments 2 - Advanced
Area Material Temperatures
Area Overwrites - Joint Offsets
Area Overwrites - Thickness
Area Section Assignments
Area Section Properties
Area Section Property Design Parameters
Area Section Property Layers
Area Section Properties - Bridge Object Flags
Area Spring Assignments
Area Stiffness Modifiers
Area Stiffness Modifier Definitions
Area Vehicle Response Component Overwrites
Auto Combination Option Data 01 - General
Auto Combination Option Data 02 - User Data
Auto Combination Option Parameters for AASHTO STD 2002
Auto Combination Option Parameters for AASHTO LRFD 2007
Auto Combination Option Parameters for Chinese JTG
Auto Seismic - AS 1170 2007
Auto Seismic - BOCA96
Auto Seismic - Chinese 2002
Auto Seismic - Eurocode8 2004
Auto Seismic - IBC2003
Auto Seismic - IBC2006
Auto Seismic - IBC2009
Auto Seismic - IS1893:2002
Auto Seismic - NBCC 2010
Auto Seismic - NBCC 2005
Auto Seismic - NBCC95
Auto Seismic - NEHRP97
Auto Seismic - NZS 1170 2004

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Auto Seismic - UBC94


Auto Seismic - UBC97
Auto Seismic - UBC97 Isolated
Auto Seismic - User Coefficient
Auto Seismic - User Loads
Auto Seismic Eccentricity Overrides
Auto Seismic Loads To Groups
Auto Seismic Loads To Horizontal Diaphragms
Auto Seismic Loads To Joints
Auto Wave 1 - General
Auto Wave 2 - Tabular Display
Auto Wave 3 - Wave Characteristics - General
Auto Wave 4 - Wave Characteristics - User Horizontal Coordinates
Auto Wave 5 - Wave Characteristics - User Vertical Coordinates
Auto Wave 6 - Wave Characteristics - User Wave Data
Auto Wave 7 - Current Profile
Auto Wave 8 - Marine Growth
Auto Wave 9 - Drag And Inertia Coefficients
Auto Wave 10 - Wave Wind Loads
Auto Wind - API 4F
Auto Wind - ASCE7-88
Auto Wind - ASCE7-95
Auto Wind - ASCE7-02
Auto Wind - ASCE7-05
Auto Wind - ASCE7-10
Auto Wind - AS-NZS 1170 2 2002
Auto Wind - BOCA96
Auto Wind - BS6399-95
Auto Wind - Chinese 2002
Auto Wind - Eurocode1 2005
Auto Wind - IS875-1987
Auto Wind - Mexican
Auto Wind - NBCC 2010
Auto Wind - NBCC 2005
Auto Wind - NBCC95
Auto Wind - UBC94
Auto Wind - UBC97
Auto Wind - User
Auto Wind Exposure For Horizontal Diaphragms
Auto Wind Loads To Groups
Auto Wind Loads To Horizontal Diaphragms
Auto Wind Loads To Joints
Bridge Design Preferences - JTG-D62-2004
Bridge Design Preferences - AASHTOLRFD07
Bridge Design Preferences - CANCSAS606
Bridge DesReqSeismic 01 - General
Bridge DesReqSeismic 02 - Gravity Load Case
Bridge DesReqSeismic 03 - Modal And RS Load Cases
Bridge DesReqSeismic 04 - Pushover Load Case
Bridge DesReqSuper 01 - General
Bridge DesReqSuper 02 - Station Ranges

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Bridge DesReqSuper 03 - Demand Sets


Bridge DesReqSuper 04 - Param - AASHTOSTD02 - CBoxStress
Bridge DesReqSuper 08 - Param - AASHTOLRFD07 - CBoxStress
Bridge DesReqSuper 09 - Param - AASHTOLRFD07 - CBoxShear
Bridge DesReqSuper 10 - Param - AASHTOLRFD07 - CBoxFlexure
Bridge DesReqSuper 11 - Param - AASHTOLRFD07 - CBoxPrinc
Bridge DesReqSuper 12 - Param - JTG-D62-2004 - CBoxStress
Bridge DesReqSuper 13 - Param - JTG-D62-2004 - CBoxCrkStress
Bridge DesReqSuper 14 - Param - JTG-D62-2004 - CBoxFlexure
Bridge DesReqSuper 15 - Param - JTG-D62-2004 - CBoxShear
Bridge DesReqSuper 16 - Param - JTG-D62-2004 - CBoxPrinc
Bridge DesReqSuper 17 - Param - JTG-D62-2004 - CBoxCrkPrinc
Bridge DesReqSuper 18 - Demand - AASHTOSTD02 - CBoxStress
Bridge DesReqSuper 20 - Param - JTG-D62-2004 - CBoxTendonStress
Bridge DesReqSuper 21 - Param - JTG-D62-2004 - CBoxCrackWidth
Bridge DesReqSuper 25 - LLDF - AASHTOLRFD07
Bridge DesReqSuper 26 - Param - AASHTOLRFD07 - PCCompStress
Bridge DesReqSuper 27 - Param - AASHTOLRFD07 - PCCompShear
Bridge DesReqSuper 28 - Param - AASHTOLRFD07 - PCCompFlexure
Bridge DesReqSuper 29 - Param - AASHTOLRFD07 - CBox2Stress
Bridge DesReqSuper 30 - Param - AASHTOLRFD07 - CBox2Shear
Bridge DesReqSuper 31 - Param - AASHTOLRFD07 - CBox2Flexure
Bridge DesReqSuper 32 - Param - AASHTOLRFD07 - SteelICompStrgth
Bridge DesReqSuper 33 - Param - AASHTOLRFD07 - SteelICompService
Bridge DesReqSuper 34 - Param - AASHTOLRFD07 - SteelICompCtrStg
Bridge DesReqSuper 35 - Param - AASHTOLRFD07 - SteelICompCtrNStg
Bridge DesReqSuper 36 - LLDF - CANCSAS606
Bridge DesReqSuper 37 - Param - CANCSAS606 - CBoxStress
Bridge DesReqSuper 38 - Param - CANCSAS606 - CBoxShear
Bridge DesReqSuper 39 - Param - CANCSAS606 - CBoxFlexure
Bridge DesReqSuper 40 - Param - CANCSAS606 - CBox2Stress
Bridge DesReqSuper 41 - Param - CANCSAS606 - CBox2Shear
Bridge DesReqSuper 42 - Param - CANCSAS606 - CBox2Flexure
Bridge DesReqSuper 43 - Param - CANCSAS606 - PCCompStress
Bridge DesReqSuper 44 - Param - CANCSAS606 - PCCompShear
Bridge DesReqSuper 45 - Param - CANCSAS606 - PCCompFlexure
Bridge RateReqSuper 01 - General
Bridge RateReqSuper 02 - Station Ranges
Bridge RateReqSuper 03 - Demand Sets
Bridge RateReqSuper 04 - Param - AASHTOLRFD07 - CBoxShear
Bridge RateReqSuper 05 - Param - AASHTOLRFD07 - CBoxFlexure
Bridge RateReqSuper 06 - Param - AASHTOLRFD07 - CBoxMinRebar
Bridge RateReqSuper 07 - Param - AASHTOLRFD07 - CBox2Shear
Bridge RateReqSuper 08 - Param - AASHTOLRFD07 - CBox2Flexure
Bridge RateReqSuper 09 - Param - AASHTOLRFD07 - CBox2MinRebar
Bridge RateReqSuper 10 - Param - AASHTOLRFD07 - PCCompShear
Bridge RateReqSuper 11 - Param - AASHTOLRFD07 - PCCompFlexure
Bridge RateReqSuper 12 - Param - AASHTOLRFD07 - PCCompMinRebar
Bridge RateReqSuper 13 - Param - AASHTOLRFD07 - StINonCompStrgth
Bridge RateReqSuper 14 - Param - AASHTOLRFD07 - StINonCompServ
Bridge RateReqSuper 15 - Param - AASHTOLRFD07 - StICompStrgth

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Bridge RateReqSuper 16 - Param - AASHTOLRFD07 - StICompServ


Bridge Abutment Definitions
Bridge Bearing Definitions
Bridge Bent Definitions 1 - General
Bridge Bent Definitions 2 - Column Data
Bridge Diaphragm Definitions
Bridge Foundation Spring Definitions
Bridge Layout Line 1 - General
Bridge Layout Line 2 - Horizontal Layout Data
Bridge Layout Line 3 - Vertical Layout Data
Bridge Layout Line 4 - Layout Line Points
Bridge Load Definitions 01 - Point
Bridge Load Definitions 02 - Line
Bridge Load Definitions 03 - Area
Bridge Model Summary 01 - Bearing Supports
Bridge Object Definitions 01 - General
Bridge Object Definitions 02 - Reference Line
Bridge Object Definitions 03 - Spans 1 - General
Bridge Object Definitions 04 - Spans 2 - Parametric Variations
Bridge Object Definitions 05 - Spans 3 - User Variations
Bridge Object Definitions 06 - Abutments
Bridge Object Definitions 07 - Bents
Bridge Object Definitions 08 - Hinges
Bridge Object Definitions 09 - Super Elevation 1 - General
Bridge Object Definitions 10 - Super Elevation 2 - User
Bridge Object Definitions 11 - Prestress 1 - General
Bridge Object Definitions 12 - Prestress 2 - Vertical Layout
Bridge Object Definitions 13 - Prestress 3 - Horizontal Layout
Bridge Object Definitions 14 - Diaphragms
Bridge Object Definitions 15 - Update Data
Bridge Object Definitions 16 - Discretization Points
Bridge Object Definitions 17 - Abutment Overwrites
Bridge Object Definitions 18 - Bent Bearing Overwrites
Bridge Object Definitions 19 - Bent Superstructure Overwrites
Bridge Object Definitions 20 - Hinge Overwrites
Bridge Object Definitions 21 - Temperature Loads
Bridge Object Definitions 22 - Girder Rebar 1 - General
Bridge Object Definitions 23 - Girder Rebar 2 - Transverse
Bridge Object Definitions 24 - Girder Rebar 3 - Longitudinal
Bridge Object Definitions 25 - Point Loads
Bridge Object Definitions 26 - Line Loads
Bridge Object Definitions 27 - Area Loads
Bridge Parametric Variation Definitions
Bridge Preferences
Bridge Response
Bridge Restrainer Definitions
Bridge Section Cuts 01 - General
Bridge Section Cuts 02 - Groups
Bridge Section Cuts 03 - Stress Points
Bridge Section Cuts 04 - Girder Data - General
Bridge Section Cuts 05 - Girder Data - Groups

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Bridge Group Definition 01 - General


Bridge Group Definition 02 - Section
Bridge Group Definition 03 - Top Slab
Bridge Group Definition 04 - Web
Bridge Group Definition 05 - Beam
Bridge Group Definition 06 - Bottom Slab
Bridge Group Definition 07 - Diaphragm
Bridge Group Definition 08 - Support Structure
Bridge Group Definition 09 - Bearing - Support
Bridge Group Definition 10 - Bearing - Hinge
Bridge Group Definition 11 - Restrainer - Support
Bridge Group Definition 12 - Restrainer - Hinge
Bridge Group Definition 13 - Tendon
Bridge Group Definition 14 - Mixed
Bridge Section Definitions 02 - Concrete Box Girder
Bridge Section Definitions 03 - Concrete Tee Beam
Bridge Section Definitions 04 - Concrete Flat Slab
Bridge Section Definitions 05 - Steel Girders 1 - General
Bridge Section Definitions 06 - Steel Girders 2 - Spacing
Bridge Section Definitions 07 - Steel Girders 3 - Haunches
Bridge Section Definitions 08 - Steel Girders 4 - Sections
Bridge Section Definitions 09 - PCC I Girders 1 - General
Bridge Section Definitions 10 - PCC I Girders 2 - Spacing
Bridge Section Definitions 11 - PCC I Girders 3 - Haunches
Bridge Section Definitions 12 - PCC I Girders 4 - Sections
Bridge Section Definitions 13 - PCC U Girders 1 - General
Bridge Section Definitions 14 - PCC U Girders 2 - Spacing
Bridge Section Definitions 15 - PCC U Girders 3 - Haunches
Bridge Section Definitions 16 - PCC U Girders 4 - Sections
Bridge Section Definitions 17 - Adv Box Gird 1 - General
Bridge Section Definitions 18 - Adv Box Gird 2 - Girder Spacing
Bridge Section Definitions 19 - Adv Box Gird 3 - Exterior Girder
Bridge Section Definitions 20 - Adv Box Gird 4 - Interior Girder
Bridge Section Definitions 21 - Adv Box Gird 5 - Slab Thickness
Bridge Section Definitions - Girder Output Location Data
Bridge Temperature Gradient Definitions 01 - General
Bridge Temperature Gradient Definitions 02 - User Distances
Bridge Temperature Gradient Definitions 03 - User Temperatures
Cable Added Mass Assignments
Cable Insertion Point Assignments
Cable Loads - Deformation
Cable Loads - Distributed
Cable Loads - Gravity
Cable Loads - Strain
Cable Loads - Target Force
Cable Loads - Temperature
Cable Material Temperatures
Cable Output Station Assignments
Cable Property Modifiers
Cable Property Modifier Definitions
Cable Section Assignments

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Cable Section Definitions


Cable Shape Data
Cable Vehicle Response Component Overwrites
Case - Buckling 1 - General
Case - Buckling 2 - Load Assignments
Case - Direct History 1 - General
Case - Direct History 2 - Load Assignments
Case - Direct History 3 - Proportional Damping
Case - Direct History 4 - Integration Parameters
Case - Direct History 5 - Nonlinear Parameters
Case - Modal 1 - General
Case - Modal 2 - Load Assignments - Eigen
Case - Modal 3 - Load Assignments - Ritz
Case - Modal History 1 - General
Case - Modal History 2 - Load Assignments
Case - Modal History 3 - Interpolated Damping
Case - Modal History 4 - Proportional Damping
Case - Modal History 5 - Damping Overrides
Case - Modal History 6 - Nonlinear Parameters
Case - Moving Load 1 - Lane Assignments
Case - Moving Load 2 - Lanes Loaded
Case - Moving Load 3 - MultiLane Factors
Case - Multistep Static 1 - Load Assignments
Case - Power Spectral Density 1 - General
Case - Power Spectral Density 2 - Load Assignments
Case - Power Spectral Density 3 - Added Frequencies General
Case - Power Spectral Density 4 - Added Frequency Deviations
Case - Power Spectral Density 5 - Added Specified Frequencies
Case - Power Spectral Density 6 - Constant Damping
Case - Power Spectral Density 7 - Interpolated Damping
Case - Response Spectrum 1 - General
Case - Response Spectrum 2 - Load Assignments
Case - Response Spectrum 3 - Interpolated Damping
Case - Response Spectrum 4 - Proportional Damping
Case - Response Spectrum 5 - Damping Overrides
Case - Response Spectrum 6 - Eccentricity Overrides
Case - Static 1 - Load Assignments
Case - Static 2 - Nonlinear Load Application
Case - Static 4 - Nonlinear Parameters
Case - Static 5 - Nonlinear Stage Definitions
Case - Static 6 - Nonlinear Stage Data
Case - Steady State 1 - General
Case - Steady State 2 - Load Assignments
Case - Steady State 3 - Added Frequencies General
Case - Steady State 4 - Added Frequency Deviations
Case - Steady State 5 - Added Specified Frequencies
Case - Steady State 6 - Constant Damping
Case - Steady State 7 - Interpolated Damping
Combination Definitions
Connectivity - Area
Connectivity - Cable

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Connectivity - Frame
Connectivity - Link
Connectivity - Solid
Connectivity - Tendon
Constraint Definitions - Beam
Constraint Definitions - Body
Constraint Definitions - Bridge Object Flags
Constraint Definitions - Diaphragm
Constraint Definitions - Equal
Constraint Definitions - Line
Constraint Definitions - Local
Constraint Definitions - Plate
Constraint Definitions - Rod
Constraint Definitions - Weld
Coordinate Systems
Database Documentation
Database Field Names
Database Format Types
Database Table Names
Frame Added Mass Assignments
Frame Auto Mesh Assignments
Frame Bridge Object Flags
Frame Curve Data
Frame Design Bracing - Point
Frame Design Bracing - Uniform
Frame Design Procedures
Frame End Skew Angle Assignments
Frame Fireproofing Assignments
Frame Hinge Assigns 01 - Overview
Frame Hinge Assigns 02 - User Defined Properties
Frame Hinge Assigns 03 - Auto Caltrans - Flexural Hinge
Frame Hinge Assigns 04 - Auto FEMA 356 - Concrete Beam
Frame Hinge Assigns 05 - Auto FEMA 356 - Concrete Column
Frame Hinge Assigns 06 - Auto FEMA 356 - Steel Beam
Frame Hinge Assigns 07 - Auto FEMA 356 - Steel Column
Frame Hinge Assigns 08 - Auto FEMA 356 - Steel Brace
Frame Hinge Assigns 09 - Hinge Overwrites
Frame Insertion Point Assignments
Frame Joint Offsets - Bridge Object Flags
Frame Loads - Deformation
Frame Loads - Distributed
Frame Loads - Gravity
Frame Loads - Open Structure Wind
Frame Loads - Point
Frame Loads - Strain
Frame Loads - Target Force
Frame Loads - Temperature
Frame Local Axes Assignments 1 - Typical
Frame Local Axes Assignments 2 - Advanced
Frame Material Temperatures
Frame Offset Along Length Assignments

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Frame Output Station Assignments


Frame P-Delta Force Assignments
Frame Property Modifiers
Frame Property Modifier Definitions
Frame Release Assignments 1 - General
Frame Release Assignments 2 - Partial Fixity
Frame Release Definitions
Frame Section Assignments
Frame Section Properties 01 - General
Frame Section Properties 02 - Concrete Column
Frame Section Properties 03 - Concrete Beam
Frame Section Properties 04 - Auto Select
Frame Section Properties 05 - Nonprismatic
Frame Section Properties 06 - Polygon Data
Frame Section Properties 07 - Built Up I
Frame Section Properties 08 - PCC I Girder
Frame Section Properties 09 - PCC U Girder
Frame Section Properties 10 - Steel Joist General
Frame Section Properties 11 - Steel Joist Data
Frame Section Properties - Bridge Object Flags
Frame Spring Assignments
Frame Tension And Compression Limits
Frame Vehicle Response Component Overwrites
Function - Plot Functions
Function - Power Spectral Density - From File
Function - Power Spectral Density - User
Function - Response Spectrum - AASHTO 2006
Function - Response Spectrum - AASHTO 2007
Function - Response Spectrum - AS 1170 2007
Function - Response Spectrum - BOCA96
Function - Response Spectrum - Chinese 2002
Function - Response Spectrum - GB501112006
Function - Response Spectrum - JTGTB0201
Function - Response Spectrum - EuroCode8
Function - Response Spectrum - EuroCode8 2004
Function - Response Spectrum - From File
Function - Response Spectrum - IBC2003
Function - Response Spectrum - IBC2006
Function - Response Spectrum - IBC2009
Function - Response Spectrum - IS1893:2002
Function - Response Spectrum - Italian 3274
Function - Response Spectrum - Italian NTC 2008
Function - Response Spectrum - NBCC 2010
Function - Response Spectrum - NBCC 2005
Function - Response Spectrum - NBCC95
Function - Response Spectrum - NCHRP 20-07
Function - Response Spectrum - NEHRP97
Function - Response Spectrum - NZS 1170 2004
Function - Response Spectrum - NZS4203
Function - Response Spectrum - UBC94
Function - Response Spectrum - UBC97

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Function - Response Spectrum - User


Function - Steady State - From File
Function - Steady State - User
Function - Time History - Cosine
Function - Time History - From File
Function - Time History - Ramp
Function - Time History - Sawtooth
Function - Time History - Sine
Function - Time History - Triangular
Function - Time History - User
Function - Time History - User Periodic
General Grids
Generalized Displacement Definitions 1 - Translational
Generalized Displacement Definitions 2 - Rotational
General Reference Line 01 - General
General Reference Line 02 - Plan Points
General Reference Line 03 - Elevation Points
General Reference Line 04 - Discretized Coordinates
Grid Lines
Groups 1 - Definitions
Groups 2 - Assignments
Groups 3 - Masses and Weights
Groups 4 - Bridge Object Flags
Hinges Def 01 - Overview
Hinges Def 02 - Noninteracting - Deform Control - General
Hinges Def 03 - Noninteracting - Deform Control - Force-Deform
Hinges Def 04 - Noninteracting - Deform Control - Acceptance
Hinges Def 05 - Noninteracting - Force Control
Hinges Def 06 - Interacting - Deform Control - General
Hinges Def 07 - Interacting - Deform Control - Fs and Angs
Hinges Def 08 - Interacting - Deform Control - Force-Deform
Hinges Def 09 - Interacting - Deform Control - Acceptance
Hinges Def 10 - Interacting - Force Control
Hinges Def 11 - Interacting - Interaction Surface - General
Hinges Def 12 - Interacting - Interaction Surface - Data
Hinges Def 13 - Fiber - General
Hinges Def 14 - Fiber - Fiber Data
Hinges Gen 01 - Overview
Hinges Gen 02 - Noninteracting - Deform Control - General
Hinges Gen 03 - Noninteracting - Deform Control - Force-Deform
Hinges Gen 04 - Noninteracting - Deform Control - Acceptance
Hinges Gen 05 - Noninteracting - Force Control
Hinges Gen 06 - Interacting - Deform Control - General
Hinges Gen 07 - Interacting - Deform Control - Fs and Angs
Hinges Gen 08 - Interacting - Deform Control - Force-Deform
Hinges Gen 09 - Interacting - Deform Control - Acceptance
Hinges Gen 10 - Interacting - Force Control
Hinges Gen 11 - Interacting - Interaction Surface - General
Hinges Gen 12 - Interacting - Interaction Surface - Data
Hinges Gen 13 - Fiber - General
Hinges Gen 14 - Fiber - Fiber Data

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Joint Added Mass Assignments


Joint Added Mass By Weight Assignments
Joint Added Mass By Volume Assignments
Joint Bridge Object Flags
Joint Constraint Assignments
Joint Coordinates
Joint Loads - Force
Joint Loads - Ground Displacement
Joint Local Axes Assignments 1 - Typical
Joint Local Axes Assignments 2 - Advanced
Joint Merge Number Assignments
Joint Panel Zone Assignments
Joint Pattern Assignments
Joint Pattern Definitions
Joint Punching Load Assignments
Joint Restraint Assignments
Joint Spring Assignments 1 - Uncoupled
Joint Spring Assignments 2 - Coupled
Joint Vehicle Response Component Overwrites
Lane Centerline Points
Lane Definition Data
Link Bridge Object Flags
Link Frequency Dependent Properties 01 - General
Link Frequency Dependent Properties 02 - Details
Link Loads - Deformation
Link Loads - Gravity
Link Loads - Target Force
Link Local Axes Assignments 1 - Typical
Link Local Axes Assignments 2 - Advanced
Link Property Assignments
Link Property Definitions 01 - General
Link Property Definitions 02 - Linear
Link Property Definitions 03 - MultiLinear
Link Property Definitions 04 - Damper
Link Property Definitions 05 - Gap
Link Property Definitions 06 - Hook
Link Property Definitions 07 - Rubber Isolator
Link Property Definitions 08 - Sliding Isolator
Link Property Definitions 09 - TC Sliding Isolator
Link Property Definitions 10 - Plastic (Wen)
Link Property Definitions 11 - Multilinear Plastic
Link Property Definitions - Bridge Object Flags
Link Vehicle Response Component Overwrites
Load Case Definitions
Load Pattern Definitions
Masses 1 - Mass Source
Material List 1 - By Object Type
Material List 2 - By Section Property
Material Properties 01 - General
Material Properties 01T - Material Temperatures
Material Properties 02 - Basic Mechanical Properties

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Material Properties 03a - Steel Data


Material Properties 03b - Concrete Data
Material Properties 03c - Aluminum Data
Material Properties 03d - Cold Formed Data
Material Properties 03e - Rebar Data
Material Properties 03f - Tendon Data
Material Properties 03g - Other Data
Material Properties 04 - User Stress-Strain Curves
Material Properties 05a - Time Dependence - CEB-FIP 90
Material Properties 06 - Damping Parameters
Material Properties 07 - Thermal Properties
Multi-Step Moving Load 1 - General
Multi-Step Moving Load 2 - Vehicle Data
Named Sets - Database Tables 1 - General
Named Sets - Database Tables 2 - Selections
Named Sets - Virtual Work
Named Sets - Plot Function Traces 1 - General
Named Sets - Plot Function Traces 2 - Vertical Functions
Named Sets - Pushover
Named Sets - Response Spectrum 1 - General
Named Sets - Response Spectrum 2 - Joints
Named Sets - Response Spectrum 3 - Damping
Named Sets - Response Spectrum 4 - User Freq/Periods
Options - Colors - Display
Options - Colors - Output
Overwrites - Aluminum Design - AA-ASD 2000
Overwrites - Aluminum Design - AA-LRFD 2000
Overwrites - Auto Wave Loads - Cable
Overwrites - Auto Wave Loads - Frame
Overwrites - Auto Wind Loads - Cable
Overwrites - Auto Wind Loads - Frame
Overwrites - Cold Formed Design - AISI-ASD96
Overwrites - Cold Formed Design - AISI-LRFD96
Overwrites - Concrete Design - AASHTO Concrete 07
Overwrites - Concrete Design - ACI 318-02
Overwrites - Concrete Design - ACI 318-05/IBC2003
Overwrites - Concrete Design - ACI 318-08/IBC2009
Overwrites - Concrete Design - ACI 318-99
Overwrites - Concrete Design - AS 3600-09
Overwrites - Concrete Design - AS 3600-01
Overwrites - Concrete Design - BS8110 89
Overwrites - Concrete Design - BS8110 97
Overwrites - Concrete Design - Chinese 2002
Overwrites - Concrete Design - CSA-A233-04
Overwrites - Concrete Design - CSA-A233-94
Overwrites - Concrete Design - EUROCODE 2-1992
Overwrites - Concrete Design - Eurocode 2-2004
Overwrites - Concrete Design - Hong Kong CP 2004
Overwrites - Concrete Design - Indian IS 456-2000
Overwrites - Concrete Design - Italian DM 14-2-92
Overwrites - Concrete Design - KCI-1999

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Overwrites - Concrete Design - Mexican RCDF 2001


Overwrites - Concrete Design - NZS 3101-95
Overwrites - Concrete Design - Singapore CP 65-99
Overwrites - Concrete Design - UBC97
Overwrites - Steel Design - AASHTO-LRFD-2007
Overwrites - Steel Design - AISC360-05-IBC2006
Overwrites - Steel Design - AISC-ASD01
Overwrites - Steel Design - AISC-ASD89
Overwrites - Steel Design - AISC-LRFD93
Overwrites - Steel Design - AISC-LRFD99
Overwrites - Steel Design - API RP2A-LRFD 97
Overwrites - Steel Design - API RP2A-WSD2000
Overwrites - Steel Design - ASCE 10-97
Overwrites - Steel Design - AS 4100-1998
Overwrites - Steel Design - BS5950 2000
Overwrites - Steel Design - BS5950 90
Overwrites - Steel Design - CAN-CSA-S16-01
Overwrites - Steel Design - Chinese 2002
Overwrites - Steel Design - CISC 95
Overwrites - Steel Design - EUROCODE 3-1993
Overwrites - Steel Design - Eurocode 3-2005
Overwrites - Steel Design - Indian IS 800:2007
Overwrites - Steel Design - Indian IS:800-1998
Overwrites - Steel Design - Italian UNI 10011
Overwrites - Steel Design - Norsok N-004
Overwrites - Steel Design - UBC97-ASD
Overwrites - Steel Design - UBC97-LRFD
Preferences - Aluminum Design - AA-ASD 2000
Preferences - Aluminum Design - AA-LRFD 2000
Preferences - Cold Formed Design - AISI-ASD96
Preferences - Cold Formed Design - AISI-LRFD96
Preferences - Concrete Design - AASHTO Concrete 07
Preferences - Concrete Design - ACI 318-02
Preferences - Concrete Design - ACI 318-05/IBC2003
Preferences - Concrete Design - ACI 318-08/IBC2009
Preferences - Concrete Design - ACI 318-99
Preferences - Concrete Design - AS 3600-09
Preferences - Concrete Design - AS 3600-01
Preferences - Concrete Design - BS8110 89
Preferences - Concrete Design - BS8110 97
Preferences - Concrete Design - Chinese 2002
Preferences - Concrete Design - CSA-A233-04
Preferences - Concrete Design - CSA-A233-94
Preferences - Concrete Design - EUROCODE 2-1992
Preferences - Concrete Design - Eurocode 2-2004
Preferences - Concrete Design - Hong Kong CP 2004
Preferences - Concrete Design - Indian IS 456-2000
Preferences - Concrete Design - Italian DM 14-2-92
Preferences - Concrete Design - KCI-1999
Preferences - Concrete Design - Mexican RCDF 2001
Preferences - Concrete Design - NZS 3101-95

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Preferences - Concrete Design - Singapore CP 65-99


Preferences - Concrete Design - UBC97
Preferences - Dimensional
Preferences - Steel Design - AASHTO-LRFD-2007
Preferences - Steel Design - AISC360-05-IBC2006
Preferences - Steel Design - AISC-ASD01
Preferences - Steel Design - AISC-ASD89
Preferences - Steel Design - AISC-LRFD93
Preferences - Steel Design - AISC-LRFD99
Preferences - Steel Design - API RP2A-LRFD 97
Preferences - Steel Design - API RP2A-WSD2000
Preferences - Steel Design - ASCE 10-97
Preferences - Steel Design - AS 4100-1998
Preferences - Steel Design - BS5950 2000
Preferences - Steel Design - BS5950 90
Preferences - Steel Design - CAN-CSA-S16-01
Preferences - Steel Design - Chinese 2002
Preferences - Steel Design - CISC 95
Preferences - Steel Design - EUROCODE 3-1993
Preferences - Steel Design - Eurocode 3-2005
Preferences - Steel Design - Indian IS 800:2007
Preferences - Steel Design - Indian IS:800-1998
Preferences - Steel Design - Italian UNI 10011
Preferences - Steel Design - Norsok N-004
Preferences - Steel Design - UBC97-ASD
Preferences - Steel Design - UBC97-LRFD
Program Control
Project Information
Pushover Parameters - ATC40
Pushover Parameters - Axis Data
Pushover Parameters - FEMA356
Pushover Parameters - FEMA440 Displacement Modification
Pushover Parameters - FEMA440 Equivalent Linearization
Pushover Parameters - FEMA440 Soil Structure Interaction
Pushover Parameters - Force Displacement
Rebar Sizes
SD Stress-Strain 01 - Rebar Park
SD Stress-Strain 02 - Rebar Simple
SD Stress-Strain 03 - Structural Steel
SD Stress-Strain 04 - Concrete Simple
SD Stress-Strain 05 - Concrete Mander Unconfined
SD Stress-Strain 06 - Concrete Mander Confined Circle
SD Stress-Strain 07 - Concrete Mander Confined Rectangle
Section Cuts 1 - General
Section Cuts 2 - Advanced Local Axes
Section Cuts 3 - Quadrilateral Definitions
Section Designer Properties 01 - General
Section Designer Properties 02 - Reinforcing At Shape Edges
Section Designer Properties 03 - Reinforcing At Shape Corners
Section Designer Properties 04 - Shape I/Wide Flange
Section Designer Properties 05 - Shape Channel

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Section Designer Properties 06 - Shape Tee


Section Designer Properties 07 - Shape Angle
Section Designer Properties 08 - Shape Double Angle
Section Designer Properties 09 - Shape Box/Tube
Section Designer Properties 10 - Shape Pipe
Section Designer Properties 11 - Shape Plate
Section Designer Properties 12 - Shape Solid Rectangle
Section Designer Properties 13 - Shape Solid Circle
Section Designer Properties 14 - Shape Solid Segment
Section Designer Properties 15 - Shape Solid Sector
Section Designer Properties 16 - Shape Polygon
Section Designer Properties 17 - Shape Reinforcing Single
Section Designer Properties 18 - Shape Reinforcing Line
Section Designer Properties 19 - Shape Reinforcing Rectangle
Section Designer Properties 20 - Shape Reinforcing Circle
Section Designer Properties 21 - Shape Reference Line
Section Designer Properties 22 - Shape Reference Circle
Section Designer Properties 23 - Shape Caltrans Square
Section Designer Properties 24 - Shape Caltrans Circle
Section Designer Properties 25 - Shape Caltrans Hexagon
Section Designer Properties 26 - Shape Caltrans Octagon
Section Designer Properties 27 - Caltrans Longitudinal Rebar
Section Designer Properties 28 - Caltrans Longitudinal Tendons
Section Designer Properties 29 - Caltrans Confinement Rebar
Section Designer Properties 30 - Fiber General
Solid Auto Mesh Assignments
Solid Bridge Object Flags
Solid Edge Constraint Assignments
Solid Loads - Gravity
Solid Loads - Pore Pressure
Solid Loads - Strain
Solid Loads - Surface Pressure
Solid Loads - Temperature
Solid Local Axes Assignments 1 - Typical
Solid Local Axes Assignments 2 - Advanced
Solid Material Temperatures
Solid Property Assignments
Solid Property Definitions
Solid Property Definitions - Bridge Object Flags
Solid Spring Assignments
Solid Vehicle Response Component Overwrites
Steel Frame Design Lateral Displacement Targets
Steel Frame Design Time Period Targets
Tables Automatically Saved After Analysis
Tendon Bridge Object Flags
Tendon Layout Data 01 - General
Tendon Layout Data 02 - Segments
Tendon Loads - Deformation
Tendon Loads - Gravity
Tendon Loads - Strain
Tendon Loads - Target Force

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Tendon Loads - Temperature


Tendon Loads - Tension Force Or Stress
Tendon Local Axes Assignments 1 - Typical
Tendon Material Temperatures
Tendon Section Assignments
Tendon Section Definitions
Tendon Section Definitions - Bridge Object Flags
Tendon Tension And Compression Limits
Tendon Vehicle Response Component Overwrites
Vehicles 1 - Standard Vehicles
Vehicles 2 - General Vehicles 1 - General
Vehicles 3 - General Vehicles 2 - Loads
Vehicles 4 - Vehicle Classes
Vehicles 5 - Vehicle Length Effect Factors
Assembled Joint Masses
Base Reactions
Bridge Object Forces
Bridge Object Girder Forces
Buckling Factors
Element Deformations - Links
Element Deformations - Panel Zones
Element Virtual Work
Element Forces - Area Shells
Element Forces - Frames
Element Forces - Links
Element Forces - Panel Zones
Element Joint Forces - Areas
Element Joint Forces - Frames
Element Joint Forces - Links
Element Joint Forces - Solids
Element Stresses - Frames
Element Stresses - Area Asolids
Element Stresses - Area Planes
Element Stresses - Area Shells
Element Stresses - Area Shell Layers
Element Stresses - Solids
Frame Fiber Hinge States 01 - Overall Hinge
Frame Fiber Hinge States 02 - Individual Fibers
Frame Hinge States
Joint Accelerations - Absolute
Joint Accelerations - Relative
Joint Displacements
Joint Displacements - Absolute
Joint Displacements - Generalized
Joint Reactions
Joint Time History Response Spectra
Joint Velocities - Absolute
Joint Velocities - Relative
Modal Load Participation Ratios
Modal Participating Mass Ratios
Modal Participation Factors

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Modal Periods And Frequencies


Objects And Elements - Areas
Objects And Elements - Frames
Objects And Elements - Joints
Objects And Elements - Links
Objects And Elements - Solids
Plot Function Traces
Pushover Results - Force Displacement
Pushover Results - ATC40
Pushover Results - FEMA356
Pushover Results - FEMA440 Displacement Modification
Pushover Results - FEMA440 Equivalent Linearization
Response Spectrum Modal Information
Section Cut Forces - Analysis
Section Cut Forces - Design
Total Energy Components
Aluminum Design 1 - Summary Data - AA-ASD 2000
Aluminum Design 1 - Summary Data - AA-LRFD 2000
Aluminum Design 2 - PMM Details - AA-ASD 2000
Aluminum Design 2 - PMM Details - AA-LRFD 2000
Aluminum Design 3 - Shear Details - AA-ASD 2000
Aluminum Design 3 - Shear Details - AA-LRFD 2000
Aluminum Design 4 - Buckling Constants - AA-ASD 2000
Aluminum Design 4 - Buckling Constants - AA-LRFD 2000
Aluminum Details 1 - Summary Data - AA-ASD 2000
Aluminum Details 1 - Summary Data - AA-LRFD 2000
Aluminum Details 2 - PMM Details - AA-ASD 2000
Aluminum Details 2 - PMM Details - AA-LRFD 2000
Aluminum Details 3 - Shear Details - AA-ASD 2000
Aluminum Details 3 - Shear Details - AA-LRFD 2000
Aluminum Details 4 - Buckling Constants - AA-ASD 2000
Aluminum Details 4 - Buckling Constants - AA-LRFD 2000
API Punch Check 1 - Summary Data - API RP2A-LRFD 97
API Punch Check 1 - Summary Data - API RP2A-WSD2000
NS Punch Check 1 - Summary Data - Norsok N-004
API Punch Check 2 - Nominal Load Method - API RP2A-LRFD 97
API Punch Check 2 - Punching Shear Method - API RP2A-WSD2000
API Punch Check 2 - Nominal Load Method - API RP2A-WSD2000
NS Punch Check 2 - Norsok N-004
API Punch Details 1 - Summary Data - API RP2A-LRFD 97
API Punch Details 1 - Summary Data - API RP2A-WSD2000
NS Punch Details 1 - Summary Data - Norsok N-004
API Punch Details 2 - Nominal Load Method - API RP2A-LRFD 97
API Punch Details 2 - Punching Shear Method - API RP2A-WSD2000
API Punch Details 2 - Nominal Load Method - API RP2A-WSD2000
NS Punch Details 2 - Norsok N-004
Bridge Seismic Design 01 - Bent D-C
Bridge Seismic Design 02 - Bent Column Force Demand
Bridge Seismic Design 03 - Bent Column Idealized Moment Capacity
Bridge Seismic Design 04 - Bent Column Cracked Properties
Bridge Seismic Design 05 - Support Bearing Demand - Forces

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Bridge Seismic Design 06 - Support Bearing Demand - Deformations


Bridge Seismic Design 07 - Support Length Demand - Unscaled
Bridge Super Design 01 - Design Result Status
Bridge Super Design 02 - AASHTOSTD02 - CBoxStress
Bridge Super Design 03 - AASHTOLRFD07 - CBoxStress
Bridge Super Design 04 - AASHTOLRFD07 - CBoxShear-SectProp
Bridge Super Design 05 - AASHTOLRFD07 - CBoxShear-SectResult
Bridge Super Design 06 - AASHTOLRFD07 - CBoxShear-WebProp
Bridge Super Design 07 - AASHTOLRFD07 - CBoxShear-WebResult
Bridge Super Design 08 - AASHTOLRFD07 - CBoxFlexure
Bridge Super Design 09 - AASHTOLRFD07 - CBoxPrinc
Bridge Super Design 10 - JTG-D62-2004 - CBoxStress
Bridge Super Design 11 - JTG-D62-2004 - CBoxCrkStress
Bridge Super Design 12 - JTG-D62-2004 - CBoxFlexure
Bridge Super Design 13 - JTG-D62-2004 - CBoxShear-SectProp
Bridge Super Design 14 - JTG-D62-2004 - CBoxShear-SectResult
Bridge Super Design 15 - JTG-D62-2004 - CBoxShear-WebProp
Bridge Super Design 16 - JTG-D62-2004 - CBoxShear-WebResult
Bridge Super Design 17 - JTG-D62-2004 - CBoxPrinc
Bridge Super Design 18 - JTG-D62-2004 - CBoxCrkPrinc
Bridge Super Design 19 - JTG-D62-2004 - CBoxTendonStress
Bridge Super Design 20 - JTG-D62-2004 - CBoxCrackWidth
Bridge Super Design 21 - AASHTOLRFD07 - PCCompStress
Bridge Super Design 22 - AASHTOLRFD07 - PCCompShear-Prop
Bridge Super Design 23 - AASHTOLRFD07 - PCCompShear-Result
Bridge Super Design 24 - AASHTOLRFD07 - PCCompFlexure
Bridge Super Design 25 - AASHTOLRFD07 - CBox2Stress
Bridge Super Design 26 - AASHTOLRFD07 - CBox2Shear-Prop
Bridge Super Design 27 - AASHTOLRFD07 - CBox2Shear-Result
Bridge Super Design 28 - AASHTOLRFD07 - CBox2Flexure
Bridge Super Design 29 - AASHTOLRFD07 - SteelICompStrgth-Prop
Bridge Super Design 30 - AASHTOLRFD07 - SteelICompStrgth-FlxPs
Bridge Super Design 31 - AASHTOLRFD07 - SteelICompStrgth-FlxNg
Bridge Super Design 32 - AASHTOLRFD07 - SteelICompStrgth-Shear
Bridge Super Design 33 - AASHTOLRFD07 - SteelICompServ-Prop
Bridge Super Design 34 - AASHTOLRFD07 - SteelICompServ-FlxPs
Bridge Super Design 35 - AASHTOLRFD07 - SteelICompServ-FlxNg
Bridge Super Design 36 - AASHTOLRFD07 - SteelICompWebFatigue
Bridge Super Design 37 - AASHTOLRFD07 - SteelICompCstrStg-Prop
Bridge Super Design 38 - AASHTOLRFD07 - SteelICompCstrStg-FlxPs
Bridge Super Design 39 - AASHTOLRFD07 - SteelICompCstrStg-FlxNg
Bridge Super Design 40 - AASHTOLRFD07 - SteelICompCstrStg-Shear
Bridge Super Design 41 - AASHTOLRFD07 - SteelICompCstrNStg-Prop
Bridge Super Design 42 - AASHTOLRFD07 - SteelICompCstrNStg-FlxPs
Bridge Super Design 43 - AASHTOLRFD07 - SteelICompCstrNStg-FlxNg
Bridge Super Design 44 - AASHTOLRFD07 - SteelICompCstrNStg-Shear
Bridge Super Design 45 - CANCSAS606 - CBox2Stress
Bridge Super Design 46 - CANCSAS606 - CBox2Shear-Prop
Bridge Super Design 47 - CANCSAS606 - CBox2Shear-Result
Bridge Super Design 48 - CANCSAS606 - CBox2Flexure
Bridge Super Design 49 - CANCSAS606 - PCCompStress

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Bridge Super Design 50 - CANCSAS606 - PCCompShear-Prop


Bridge Super Design 51 - CANCSAS606 - PCCompShear-Result
Bridge Super Design 52 - CANCSAS606 - PCCompFlexure
Bridge Super Design 53 - CANCSAS606 - CBoxStress
Bridge Super Design 54 - CANCSAS606 - CBoxFlexure
Bridge Super Design 55 - CANCSAS606 - CBoxShear-Prop
Bridge Super Design 56 - CANCSAS606 - CBoxShear-Result
Bridge Super Rating 01 - Rating Result Status
Bridge Super Rating 02 - AASHTOLRFD07 - CBoxFlexure-Prop
Bridge Super Rating 03 - AASHTOLRFD07 - CBoxFlexure-Rating
Bridge Super Rating 04 - AASHTOLRFD07 - CBoxMinRebar-Prop
Bridge Super Rating 05 - AASHTOLRFD07 - CBoxMinRebar-Rating
Bridge Super Rating 06 - AASHTOLRFD07 - CBoxShear-Prop
Bridge Super Rating 07 - AASHTOLRFD07 - CBoxShear-Result
Bridge Super Rating 08 - AASHTOLRFD07 - CBoxShear-Rating
Bridge Super Rating 09 - AASHTOLRFD07 - CBox2Flexure-Prop
Bridge Super Rating 10 - AASHTOLRFD07 - CBox2Flexure-Rating
Bridge Super Rating 11 - AASHTOLRFD07 - CBox2MinRebar-Prop
Bridge Super Rating 12 - AASHTOLRFD07 - CBox2MinRebar-Rating
Bridge Super Rating 13 - AASHTOLRFD07 - CBox2Shear-Prop
Bridge Super Rating 14 - AASHTOLRFD07 - CBox2Shear-Result
Bridge Super Rating 15 - AASHTOLRFD07 - CBox2Shear-Rating
Bridge Super Rating 16 - AASHTOLRFD07 - PCCompFlexure-Prop
Bridge Super Rating 17 - AASHTOLRFD07 - PCCompFlexure-Rating
Bridge Super Rating 18 - AASHTOLRFD07 - PCCompMinRebar-Prop
Bridge Super Rating 19 - AASHTOLRFD07 - PCCompMinRebar-Rating
Bridge Super Rating 20 - AASHTOLRFD07 - PCCompShear-Prop
Bridge Super Rating 21 - AASHTOLRFD07 - PCCompShear-Result
Bridge Super Rating 22 - AASHTOLRFD07 - PCCompShear-Rating
Bridge Super Rating 23 - AASHTOLRFD07 - SteelINonCompStrgth-Prop
Bridge Super Rating 24 - AASHTOLRFD07 - SteelINonCompStrgth-Flx
Bridge Super Rating 25 - AASHTOLRFD07 - SteelINonCompStrgth-Shr
Bridge Super Rating 26 - AASHTOLRFD07 - SteelINonCompServ-Prop
Bridge Super Rating 27 - AASHTOLRFD07 - SteelINonCompServ-Flx
Bridge Super Rating 28 - AASHTOLRFD07 - SteelICompStrgth-Prop
Bridge Super Rating 29 - AASHTOLRFD07 - SteelICompStrgth-Flx
Bridge Super Rating 30 - AASHTOLRFD07 - SteelICompStrgth-Shr
Bridge Super Rating 31 - AASHTOLRFD07 - SteelICompServ-Prop
Bridge Super Rating 32 - AASHTOLRFD07 - SteelICompServ-Flx
Cold Formed Design 1 - Summary Data - AISI-ASD96
Cold Formed Design 1 - Summary Data - AISI-LRFD96
Cold Formed Design 2 - PMM Details - AISI-ASD96
Cold Formed Design 2 - PMM Details - AISI-LRFD96
Cold Formed Design 3 - Shear Details - AISI-ASD96
Cold Formed Design 3 - Shear Details - AISI-LRFD96
Cold Formed Details 1 - Summary Data - AISI-ASD96
Cold Formed Details 1 - Summary Data - AISI-LRFD96
Cold Formed Details 2 - PMM Details - AISI-ASD96
Cold Formed Details 2 - PMM Details - AISI-LRFD96
Cold Formed Details 3 - Shear Details - AISI-ASD96
Cold Formed Details 3 - Shear Details - AISI-LRFD96

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Concrete Design 1 - Column Summary Data - AASHTO Concrete 07


Concrete Design 1 - Column Summary Data - ACI 318-02
Concrete Design 1 - Column Summary Data - ACI 318-05/IBC2003
Concrete Design 1 - Column Summary Data - ACI 318-08/IBC2009
Concrete Design 1 - Column Summary Data - ACI 318-99
Concrete Design 1 - Column Summary Data - AS 3600-09
Concrete Design 1 - Column Summary Data - AS 3600-01
Concrete Design 1 - Column Summary Data - BS8110 89
Concrete Design 1 - Column Summary Data - BS8110 97
Concrete Design 1 - Column Summary Data - Chinese 2002
Concrete Design 1 - Column Summary Data - CSA A233-04
Concrete Design 1 - Column Summary Data - CSA-A233-94
Concrete Design 1 - Column Summary Data - EUROCODE 2-1992
Concrete Design 1 - Column Summary Data - Eurocode 2-2004
Concrete Design 1 - Column Summary Data - Hong Kong CP 2004
Concrete Design 1 - Column Summary Data - Indian IS 456-2000
Concrete Design 1 - Column Summary Data - Italian DM 14-2-92
Concrete Design 1 - Column Summary Data - KCI-1999
Concrete Design 1 - Column Summary Data - Mexican RCDF 2001
Concrete Design 1 - Column Summary Data - NZS 3101-95
Concrete Design 1 - Column Summary Data - Singapore CP 65:99
Concrete Design 1 - Column Summary Data - UBC97
Concrete Design 2 - Beam Summary Data - AASHTO Concrete 07
Concrete Design 2 - Beam Summary Data - ACI 318-02
Concrete Design 2 - Beam Summary Data - ACI 318-05/IBC2003
Concrete Design 2 - Beam Summary Data - ACI 318-08/IBC2009
Concrete Design 2 - Beam Summary Data - ACI 318-99
Concrete Design 2 - Beam Summary Data - AS 3600-09
Concrete Design 2 - Beam Summary Data - AS 3600-01
Concrete Design 2 - Beam Summary Data - BS8110 89
Concrete Design 2 - Beam Summary Data - BS8110 97
Concrete Design 2 - Beam Summary Data - Chinese 2002
Concrete Design 2 - Beam Summary Data - CSA A233-04
Concrete Design 2 - Beam Summary Data - CSA-A233-94
Concrete Design 2 - Beam Summary Data - EUROCODE 2-1992
Concrete Design 2 - Beam Summary Data - Eurocode 2-2004
Concrete Design 2 - Beam Summary Data - Hong Kong CP 2004
Concrete Design 2 - Beam Summary Data - Indian IS 456-2000
Concrete Design 2 - Beam Summary Data - Italian DM 14-2-92
Concrete Design 2 - Beam Summary Data - KCI-1999
Concrete Design 2 - Beam Summary Data - Mexican RCDF 2001
Concrete Design 2 - Beam Summary Data - NZS 3101-95
Concrete Design 2 - Beam Summary Data - Singapore CP 65:99
Concrete Design 2 - Beam Summary Data - UBC97
Concrete Design 3 - Joint Summary Data - ACI 318-02
Concrete Design 3 - Joint Summary Data - ACI 318-05/IBC2003
Concrete Design 3 - Joint Summary Data - ACI 318-08/IBC2009
Concrete Design 3 - Joint Summary Data - ACI 318-99
Concrete Design 3 - Joint Summary Data - AS 3600-09
Concrete Design 3 - Joint Summary Data - AS 3600-01
Concrete Design 3 - Joint Summary Data - BS8110 89

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Concrete Design 3 - Joint Summary Data - BS8110 97


Concrete Design 3 - Joint Summary Data - CSA A233-04
Concrete Design 3 - Joint Summary Data - CSA-A233-94
Concrete Design 3 - Joint Summary Data - EUROCODE 2-1992
Concrete Design 3 - Joint Summary Data - Eurocode 2-2004
Concrete Design 3 - Joint Summary Data - Hong Kong CP 2004
Concrete Design 3 - Joint Summary Data - Indian IS 456-2000
Concrete Design 3 - Joint Summary Data - Italian DM 14-2-92
Concrete Design 3 - Joint Summary Data - KCI-1999
Concrete Design 3 - Joint Summary Data - Mexican RCDF 2001
Concrete Design 3 - Joint Summary Data - NZS 3101-95
Concrete Design 3 - Joint Summary Data - Singapore CP 65:99
Concrete Design 3 - Joint Summary Data - UBC97
Concrete Details 1 - Column Summary Data - AASHTO Concrete 07
Concrete Details 1 - Column Summary Data - ACI 318-02
Concrete Details 1 - Column Summary Data - ACI 318-05/IBC2003
Concrete Details 1 - Column Summary Data - ACI 318-08/IBC2009
Concrete Details 1 - Column Summary Data - ACI 318-99
Concrete Details 1 - Column Summary Data - AS 3600-09
Concrete Details 1 - Column Summary Data - AS 3600-01
Concrete Details 1 - Column Summary Data - BS8110 89
Concrete Details 1 - Column Summary Data - BS8110 97
Concrete Details 1 - Column Summary Data - Chinese 2002
Concrete Details 1 - Column Summary Data - CSA A233-04
Concrete Details 1 - Column Summary Data - CSA-A233-94
Concrete Details 1 - Column Summary Data - EUROCODE 2-1992
Concrete Details 1 - Column Summary Data - Eurocode 2-2004
Concrete Details 1 - Column Summary Data - Hong Kong CP 2004
Concrete Details 1 - Column Summary Data - Indian IS 456-2000
Concrete Details 1 - Column Summary Data - Italian DM 14-2-92
Concrete Details 1 - Column Summary Data - KCI-1999
Concrete Details 1 - Column Summary Data - Mexican RCDF 2001
Concrete Details 1 - Column Summary Data - NZS 3101-95
Concrete Details 1 - Column Summary Data - Singapore CP 65:99
Concrete Details 1 - Column Summary Data - UBC97
Concrete Details 2 - Beam Summary Data - AASHTO Concrete 07
Concrete Details 2 - Beam Summary Data - ACI 318-02
Concrete Details 2 - Beam Summary Data - ACI 318-05/IBC2003
Concrete Details 2 - Beam Summary Data - ACI 318-08/IBC2009
Concrete Details 2 - Beam Summary Data - ACI 318-99
Concrete Details 2 - Beam Summary Data - AS 3600-09
Concrete Details 2 - Beam Summary Data - AS 3600-01
Concrete Details 2 - Beam Summary Data - BS8110 89
Concrete Details 2 - Beam Summary Data - BS8110 97
Concrete Details 2 - Beam Summary Data - Chinese 2002
Concrete Details 2 - Beam Summary Data - CSA A233-04
Concrete Details 2 - Beam Summary Data - CSA-A233-94
Concrete Details 2 - Beam Summary Data - EUROCODE 2-1992
Concrete Details 2 - Beam Summary Data - Eurocode 2-2004
Concrete Details 2 - Beam Summary Data - Hong Kong CP 2004
Concrete Details 2 - Beam Summary Data - Indian IS 456-2000

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Concrete Details 2 - Beam Summary Data - Italian DM 14-2-92


Concrete Details 2 - Beam Summary Data - KCI-1999
Concrete Details 2 - Beam Summary Data - Mexican RCDF 2001
Concrete Details 2 - Beam Summary Data - NZS 3101-95
Concrete Details 2 - Beam Summary Data - Singapore CP 65:99
Concrete Details 2 - Beam Summary Data - UBC97
Concrete Details 3 - Joint Summary Data - ACI 318-02
Concrete Details 3 - Joint Summary Data - ACI 318-05/IBC2003
Concrete Details 3 - Joint Summary Data - ACI 318-08/IBC2009
Concrete Details 3 - Joint Summary Data - ACI 318-99
Concrete Details 3 - Joint Summary Data - AS 3600-09
Concrete Details 3 - Joint Summary Data - AS 3600-01
Concrete Details 3 - Joint Summary Data - BS8110 89
Concrete Details 3 - Joint Summary Data - BS8110 97
Concrete Details 3 - Joint Summary Data - CSA A233-04
Concrete Details 3 - Joint Summary Data - CSA-A233-94
Concrete Details 3 - Joint Summary Data - EUROCODE 2-1992
Concrete Details 3 - Joint Summary Data - Eurocode 2-2004
Concrete Details 3 - Joint Summary Data - Hong Kong CP 2004
Concrete Details 3 - Joint Summary Data - Indian IS 456-2000
Concrete Details 3 - Joint Summary Data - Italian DM 14-2-92
Concrete Details 3 - Joint Summary Data - KCI-1999
Concrete Details 3 - Joint Summary Data - Mexican RCDF 2001
Concrete Details 3 - Joint Summary Data - NZS 3101-95
Concrete Details 3 - Joint Summary Data - Singapore CP 65:99
Concrete Details 3 - Joint Summary Data - UBC97
Steel Design 1 - Summary Data - AASHTO-LRFD-2007
Steel Design 1 - Summary Data - AISC360-05-IBC2006
Steel Design 1 - Summary Data - AISC-ASD01
Steel Design 1 - Summary Data - AISC-ASD89
Steel Design 1 - Summary Data - AISC-LRFD93
Steel Design 1 - Summary Data - AISC-LRFD99
Steel Design 1 - Summary Data - API RP2A-LRFD 97
Steel Design 1 - Summary Data - API RP2A-WSD2000
Steel Design 1 - Summary Data - AS 4100-1998
Steel Design 1 - Summary Data - ASCE 10-97
Steel Design 1 - Summary Data - BS5950 2000
Steel Design 1 - Summary Data - BS5950 90
Steel Design 1 - Summary Data - Chinese 2002
Steel Design 1 - Summary Data - CAN/CSA-S16-01
Steel Design 1 - Summary Data - CSA-S16-09
Steel Design 1 - Summary Data - CISC 95
Steel Design 1 - Summary Data - EUROCODE 3-1993
Steel Design 1 - Summary Data - Eurocode 3-2005
Steel Design 1 - Summary Data - Indian IS 800:2007
Steel Design 1 - Summary Data - Indian IS:800-1998
Steel Design 1 - Summary Data - Italian UNI 10011
Steel Design 1 - Summary Data - NZS 3404-1997
Steel Design 1 - Summary Data - Norsok N-004
Steel Design 1 - Summary Data - UBC97-ASD
Steel Design 1 - Summary Data - UBC97-LRFD

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Steel Design 2 - PMM Details - AASHTO-LRFD-2007


Steel Design 2 - PMM Details - AISC360-05-IBC2006
Steel Design 2 - PMM Details - AISC-ASD01
Steel Design 2 - PMM Details - AISC-ASD89
Steel Design 2 - PMM Details - AISC-LRFD93
Steel Design 2 - PMM Details - AISC-LRFD99
Steel Design 2 - PMM Details - API RP2A-LRFD 97
Steel Design 2 - PMM Details for Pipes - API RP2A-LRFD 97
Steel Design 2 - PMM Details - API RP2A-WSD2000
Steel Design 2 - PMM Details for Pipes - API RP2A-WSD2000
Steel Design 2 - PMM Details - AS 4100-1998
Steel Design 2 - PMM Details - ASCE 10-97
Steel Design 2 - PMM Details for Angles - ASCE 10-97
Steel Design 2 - PMM Details - BS5950 2000
Steel Design 2 - PMM Details - BS5950 90
Steel Design 2 - PMM Details - Chinese 2002
Steel Design 2 - PMM Details - CSA-S16-09
Steel Design 2 - PMM Details - CAN/CSA-S16-01
Steel Design 2 - PMM Details - CISC 95
Steel Design 2 - PMM Details - EUROCODE 3-1993
Steel Design 2 - PMM Details - Eurocode 3-2005
Steel Design 2 - PMM Details - Indian IS 800:2007
Steel Design 2 - PMM Details - Indian IS:800-1998
Steel Design 2 - PMM Details - Italian UNI 10011
Steel Design 2 - PMM Details - NZS 3404-1997
Steel Design 2 - PMM Details - Norsok N-004
Steel Design 2 - PMM Details for Pipes - Norsok N-004
Steel Design 2 - PMM Details - UBC97-ASD
Steel Design 2 - PMM Details - UBC97-LRFD
Steel Design 3 - Shear Details - AASHTO-LRFD-2007
Steel Design 3 - Shear Details - AISC360-05-IBC2006
Steel Design 3 - Shear Details - AISC-ASD01
Steel Design 3 - Shear Details - AISC-ASD89
Steel Design 3 - Shear Details - AISC-LRFD93
Steel Design 3 - Shear Details - AISC-LRFD99
Steel Design 3 - Shear Details - API RP2A-LRFD 97
Steel Design 3 - Shear Details - API RP2A-WSD2000
Steel Design 3 - Shear Details - AS 4100-1998
Steel Design 3 - Shear Details - ASCE 10-97
Steel Design 3 - Shear Details for Angles - ASCE 10-97
Steel Design 3 - Shear Details - BS5950 2000
Steel Design 3 - Shear Details - BS5950 90
Steel Design 3 - Shear Details - Chinese 2002
Steel Design 3 - Shear Details - CSA-S16-09
Steel Design 3 - Shear Details - CAN/CSA-S16-01
Steel Design 3 - Shear Details - CISC 95
Steel Design 3 - Shear Details - EUROCODE 3-1993
Steel Design 3 - Shear Details - Eurocode 3-2005
Steel Design 3 - Shear Details - Indian IS 800:2007
Steel Design 3 - Average Shear Details - Indian IS:800-1998
Steel Design 3 - Shear Details - Italian UNI 10011

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Steel Design 3 - Shear Details - NZS 3404-1997


Steel Design 3 - Shear Details - Norsok N-004
Steel Design 3 - Shear Details - UBC97-ASD
Steel Design 3 - Shear Details - UBC97-LRFD
Steel Design 4 - Continuity Plates - AASHTO-LRFD-2007
Steel Design 4 - Continuity Plates - AISC360-05-IBC2006
Steel Design 4 - Continuity Plates - AISC-ASD01
Steel Design 4 - Continuity Plates - AISC-ASD89
Steel Design 4 - Continuity Plates - AISC-LRFD93
Steel Design 4 - Continuity Plates - AISC-LRFD99
Steel Design 4 - Continuity Plates - API RP2A-LRFD 97
Steel Design 4 - Continuity Plates - API RP2A-WSD2000
Steel Design 4 - Continuity Plates - AS 4100-1998
Steel Design 4 - Continuity Plates - ASCE 10-97
Steel Design 4 - Continuity Plates - BS5950 2000
Steel Design 4 - Continuity Plates - BS5950 90
Steel Design 4 - Continuity Plates - CSA-S16-09
Steel Design 4 - Continuity Plates - CAN/CSA-S16-01
Steel Design 4 - Continuity Plates - CISC 95
Steel Design 4 - Continuity Plates - EUROCODE 3-1993
Steel Design 4 - Continuity Plates - Eurocode 3-2005
Steel Design 4 - Continuity Plates - Indian IS 800:2007
Steel Design 4 - Maximum Shear Details - Indian IS:800-1998
Steel Design 4 - Continuity Plates - Italian UNI 10011
Steel Design 4 - Continuity Plates - NZS 3404-1997
Steel Design 4 - Continuity Plates - Norsok N-004
Steel Design 4 - Continuity Plates - UBC97-ASD
Steel Design 4 - Continuity Plates - UBC97-LRFD
Steel Design 5 - Doubler Plates - AASHTO-LRFD-2007
Steel Design 5 - Doubler Plates - AISC360-05-IBC2006
Steel Design 5 - Doubler Plates - AISC-ASD01
Steel Design 5 - Doubler Plates - AISC-ASD89
Steel Design 5 - Doubler Plates - AISC-LRFD93
Steel Design 5 - Doubler Plates - AISC-LRFD99
Steel Design 5 - Doubler Plates - API RP2A-LRFD 97
Steel Design 5 - Doubler Plates - API RP2A-WSD2000
Steel Design 5 - Doubler Plates - AS 4100-1998
Steel Design 5 - Doubler Plates - ASCE 10-97
Steel Design 5 - Doubler Plates - BS5950 2000
Steel Design 5 - Doubler Plates - BS5950 90
Steel Design 5 - Doubler Plates - CSA-S16-09
Steel Design 5 - Doubler Plates - CAN/CSA-S16-01
Steel Design 5 - Doubler Plates - CISC 95
Steel Design 5 - Doubler Plates - EUROCODE 3-1993
Steel Design 5 - Doubler Plates - Eurocode 3-2005
Steel Design 5 - Doubler Plates - Indian IS 800:2007
Steel Design 5 - Equivalent Stress Details - Indian IS:800-1998
Steel Design 5 - Doubler Plates - Italian UNI 10011
Steel Design 5 - Doubler Plates - NZS 3404-1997
Steel Design 5 - Doubler Plates - Norsok N-004
Steel Design 5 - Doubler Plates - UBC97-ASD

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Steel Design 6 - Beam/Column Ratios - AASHTO-LRFD-2007
Steel Design 6 - Beam/Column Ratios - AISC360-05-IBC2006
Steel Design 6 - Beam/Column Ratios - AISC-ASD01
Steel Design 6 - Beam/Column Ratios - AISC-ASD89
Steel Design 6 - Beam/Column Ratios - AISC-LRFD93
Steel Design 6 - Beam/Column Ratios - AISC-LRFD99
Steel Design 6 - Beam/Column Ratios - API RP2A-LRFD 97
Steel Design 6 - Beam/Column Ratios - API RP2A-WSD2000
Steel Design 6 - Beam/Column Ratios - AS 4100-1998
Steel Design 6 - Beam/Column Ratios - ASCE 10-97
Steel Design 6 - Beam/Column Ratios - BS5950 2000
Steel Design 6 - Beam/Column Ratios - BS5950 90
Steel Design 6 - Beam/Column Ratios - CSA-S16-09
Steel Design 6 - Beam/Column Ratios - CAN/CSA-S16-01
Steel Design 6 - Beam/Column Ratios - CISC 95
Steel Design 6 - Beam/Column Ratios - EUROCODE 3-1993
Steel Design 6 - Beam/Column Ratios - Eurocode 3-2005
Steel Design 6 - Beam/Column Ratios - Indian IS 800:2007
Steel Design 6 - Beam/Column Ratios - Italian UNI 10011
Steel Design 6 - Beam/Column Ratios - NZS 3404-1997
Steel Design 6 - Beam/Column Ratios - Norsok N-004
Steel Design 6 - Beam/Column Ratios - UBC97-ASD
Steel Design 6 - Beam/Column Ratios - UBC97-LRFD
Steel Design 7 - Beam Shear Forces - AASHTO-LRFD-2007
Steel Design 7 - Beam Shear Forces - AISC360-05-IBC2006
Steel Design 7 - Beam Shear Forces - AISC-ASD01
Steel Design 7 - Beam Shear Forces - AISC-ASD89
Steel Design 7 - Beam Shear Forces - AISC-LRFD93
Steel Design 7 - Beam Shear Forces - AISC-LRFD99
Steel Design 7 - Beam Shear Forces - API RP2A-LRFD 97
Steel Design 7 - Beam Shear Forces - API RP2A-WSD2000
Steel Design 7 - Beam Shear Forces - AS 4100-1998
Steel Design 7 - Beam Shear Forces - ASCE 10-97
Steel Design 7 - Beam Shear Forces - BS5950 2000
Steel Design 7 - Beam Shear Forces - BS5950 90
Steel Design 7 - Beam Shear Forces - CSA-S16-09
Steel Design 7 - Beam Shear Forces - CAN/CSA-S16-01
Steel Design 7 - Beam Shear Forces - CISC 95
Steel Design 7 - Beam Shear Forces - EUROCODE 3-1993
Steel Design 7 - Beam Shear Forces - Eurocode 3-2005
Steel Design 7 - Beam Shear Forces - Indian IS 800:2007
Steel Design 7 - Beam Shear Forces - Italian UNI 10011
Steel Design 7 - Beam Shear Forces - NZS 3404-1997
Steel Design 7 - Beam Shear Forces - Norsok N-004
Steel Design 7 - Beam Shear Forces - UBC97-ASD
Steel Design 7 - Beam Shear Forces - UBC97-LRFD
Steel Design 8 - Brace Max Axial Load - AASHTO-LRFD-2007
Steel Design 8 - Brace Max Axial Load - AISC360-05-IBC2006
Steel Design 8 - Brace Max Axial Load - AISC-ASD01
Steel Design 8 - Brace Max Axial Load - AISC-ASD89

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Steel Design 8 - Brace Max Axial Load - AISC-LRFD93


Steel Design 8 - Brace Max Axial Load - AISC-LRFD99
Steel Design 8 - Brace Max Axial Load - API RP2A-LRFD 97
Steel Design 8 - Brace Max Axial Load - API RP2A-WSD2000
Steel Design 8 - Brace Max Axial Load - AS 4100-1998
Steel Design 8 - Brace Max Axial Load - ASCE 10-97
Steel Design 8 - Brace Max Axial Load - BS5950 2000
Steel Design 8 - Brace Max Axial Load - BS5950 90
Steel Design 8 - Brace Max Axial Load - CSA-S16-09
Steel Design 8 - Brace Max Axial Load - CAN/CSA-S16-01
Steel Design 8 - Brace Max Axial Load - CISC 95
Steel Design 8 - Brace Max Axial Load - EUROCODE 3-1993
Steel Design 8 - Brace Max Axial Load - Eurocode 3-2005
Steel Design 8 - Brace Max Axial Load - Indian IS 800:2007
Steel Design 8 - Brace Max Axial Load - Italian UNI 10011
Steel Design 8 - Brace Max Axial Load - NZS 3404-1997
Steel Design 8 - Brace Max Axial Load - Norsok N-004
Steel Design 8 - Brace Max Axial Load - UBC97-ASD
Steel Design 8 - Brace Max Axial Load - UBC97-LRFD
Steel Design 9 - Decision Parameters - AISC360-05-IBC2006
Steel Details 1 - Summary Data - AASHTO-LRFD-2007
Steel Details 1 - Summary Data - AISC360-05-IBC2006
Steel Details 1 - Summary Data - AISC-ASD01
Steel Details 1 - Summary Data - AISC-ASD89
Steel Details 1 - Summary Data - AISC-LRFD93
Steel Details 1 - Summary Data - AISC-LRFD99
Steel Details 1 - Summary Data - API RP2A-LRFD 97
Steel Details 1 - Summary Data - API RP2A-WSD2000
Steel Details 1 - Summary Data - AS 4100-1998
Steel Details 1 - Summary Data - ASCE 10-97
Steel Details 1 - Summary Data - BS5950 2000
Steel Details 1 - Summary Data - BS5950 90
Steel Details 1 - Summary Data - Chinese 2002
Steel Details 1 - Summary Data - CSA-S16-09
Steel Details 1 - Summary Data - CAN/CSA-S16-01
Steel Details 1 - Summary Data - CISC 95
Steel Details 1 - Summary Data - EUROCODE 3-1993
Steel Details 1 - Summary Data - Eurocode 3-2005
Steel Details 1 - Summary Data - Indian IS 800:2007
Steel Details 1 - Summary Data - Indian IS:800-1998
Steel Details 1 - Summary Data - Italian UNI 10011
Steel Details 1 - Summary Data - NZS 3404-1997
Steel Details 1 - Summary Data - Norsok N-004
Steel Details 1 - Summary Data - UBC97-ASD
Steel Details 1 - Summary Data - UBC97-LRFD
Steel Details 2 - PMM Details - AASHTO-LRFD-2007
Steel Details 2 - PMM Details - AISC360-05-IBC2006
Steel Details 2 - PMM Details - AISC-ASD01
Steel Details 2 - PMM Details - AISC-ASD89
Steel Details 2 - PMM Details - AISC-LRFD93
Steel Details 2 - PMM Details - AISC-LRFD99

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Steel Details 2 - PMM Details for Pipes - API RP2A-LRFD 97
Steel Details 2 - PMM Details - API RP2A-WSD2000
Steel Details 2 - PMM Details for Pipes - API RP2A-WSD2000
Steel Details 2 - PMM Details - AS 4100-1998
Steel Details 2 - PMM Details - ASCE 10-97
Steel Details 2 - PMM Details for Angles - ASCE 10-97
Steel Details 2 - PMM Details - BS5950 2000
Steel Details 2 - PMM Details - BS5950 90
Steel Details 2 - PMM Details - Chinese 2002
Steel Details 2 - PMM Details - CAN/CSA-S16-01
Steel Details 2 - PMM Details - CISC 95
Steel Details 2 - PMM Details - EUROCODE 3-1993
Steel Details 2 - PMM Details - Eurocode 3-2005
Steel Details 2 - PMM Details - Indian IS 800:2007
Steel Details 2 - PMM Details - Indian IS:800-1998
Steel Details 2 - PMM Details - Italian UNI 10011
Steel Details 2 - PMM Details - NZS 3404-1997
Steel Details 2 - PMM Details - Norsok N-004
Steel Details 2 - PMM Details for Pipes - Norsok N-004
Steel Details 2 - PMM Details - UBC97-ASD
Steel Details 2 - PMM Details - UBC97-LRFD
Steel Details 3 - Shear Details - AASHTO-LRFD-2007
Steel Details 3 - Shear Details - AISC360-05-IBC2006
Steel Details 3 - Shear Details - AISC-ASD01
Steel Details 3 - Shear Details - AISC-ASD89
Steel Details 3 - Shear Details - AISC-LRFD93
Steel Details 3 - Shear Details - AISC-LRFD99
Steel Details 3 - Shear Details - API RP2A-LRFD 97
Steel Details 3 - Shear Details - API RP2A-WSD2000
Steel Details 3 - Shear Details - AS 4100-1998
Steel Details 3 - Shear Details - ASCE 10-97
Steel Details 3 - Shear Details for Angles - ASCE 10-97
Steel Details 3 - Shear Details - BS5950 2000
Steel Details 3 - Shear Details - BS5950 90
Steel Details 3 - Shear Details - Chinese 2002
Steel Details 3 - Shear Details - CSA-S16-09
Steel Details 3 - Shear Details - CAN/CSA-S16-01
Steel Details 3 - Shear Details - CISC 95
Steel Details 3 - Shear Details - EUROCODE 3-1993
Steel Details 3 - Shear Details - Eurocode 3-2005
Steel Details 3 - Shear Details - Indian IS 800:2007
Steel Details 3 - Average Shear Details - Indian IS:800-1998
Steel Details 3 - Shear Details - Italian UNI 10011
Steel Details 3 - Shear Details - NZS 3404-1997
Steel Details 3 - Shear Details - Norsok N-004
Steel Details 3 - Shear Details - UBC97-ASD
Steel Details 3 - Shear Details - UBC97-LRFD
Steel Details 4 - Continuity Plates - AASHTO-LRFD-2007
Steel Details 4 - Continuity Plates - AISC360-05-IBC2006
Steel Details 4 - Continuity Plates - AISC-ASD01

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Steel Details 4 - Continuity Plates - AISC-ASD89


Steel Details 4 - Continuity Plates - AISC-LRFD93
Steel Details 4 - Continuity Plates - AISC-LRFD99
Steel Details 4 - Continuity Plates - API RP2A-LRFD 97
Steel Details 4 - Continuity Plates - API RP2A-WSD2000
Steel Details 4 - Continuity Plates - AS 4100-1998
Steel Details 4 - Continuity Plates - ASCE 10-97
Steel Details 4 - Continuity Plates - BS5950 2000
Steel Details 4 - Continuity Plates - BS5950 90
Steel Details 4 - Continuity Plates - CSA-S16-09
Steel Details 4 - Continuity Plates - CAN/CSA-S16-01
Steel Details 4 - Continuity Plates - CISC 95
Steel Details 4 - Continuity Plates - EUROCODE 3-1993
Steel Details 4 - Continuity Plates - Eurocode 3-2005
Steel Details 4 - Continuity Plates - Indian IS 800:2007
Steel Details 4 - Maximum Shear Details - Indian IS:800-1998
Steel Details 4 - Continuity Plates - Italian UNI 10011
Steel Details 4 - Continuity Plates - NZS 3404-1997
Steel Details 4 - Continuity Plates - Norsok N-004
Steel Details 4 - Continuity Plates - UBC97-ASD
Steel Details 4 - Continuity Plates - UBC97-LRFD
Steel Details 5 - Doubler Plates - AASHTO-LRFD-2007
Steel Details 5 - Doubler Plates - AISC360-05-IBC2006
Steel Details 5 - Doubler Plates - AISC-ASD01
Steel Details 5 - Doubler Plates - AISC-ASD89
Steel Details 5 - Doubler Plates - AISC-LRFD93
Steel Details 5 - Doubler Plates - AISC-LRFD99
Steel Details 5 - Doubler Plates - API RP2A-LRFD 97
Steel Details 5 - Doubler Plates - API RP2A-WSD2000
Steel Details 5 - Doubler Plates - ASCE 10-97
Steel Details 5 - Doubler Plates - BS5950 2000
Steel Details 5 - Doubler Plates - BS5950 90
Steel Details 5 - Doubler Plates - CCSA-S16-09
Steel Details 5 - Doubler Plates - CAN/CSA-S16-01
Steel Details 5 - Doubler Plates - CISC 95
Steel Details 5 - Doubler Plates - EUROCODE 3-1993
Steel Details 5 - Doubler Plates - Eurocode 3-2005
Steel Details 5 - Doubler Plates - Indian IS 800:2007
Steel Details 5 - Equivalent Stress Details - Indian IS:800-1998
Steel Details 5 - Doubler Plates - Italian UNI 10011
Steel Details 5 - Doubler Plates - NZS 3404-1997
Steel Details 5 - Doubler Plates - Norsok N-004
Steel Details 5 - Doubler Plates - UBC97-ASD
Steel Details 5 - Doubler Plates - UBC97-LRFD
Steel Details 6 - Beam/Column Ratios - AASHTO-LRFD-2007
Steel Details 6 - Beam/Column Ratios - AISC360-05-IBC2006
Steel Details 6 - Beam/Column Ratios - AISC-ASD01
Steel Details 6 - Beam/Column Ratios - AISC-ASD89
Steel Details 6 - Beam/Column Ratios - AISC-LRFD93
Steel Details 6 - Beam/Column Ratios - AISC-LRFD99
Steel Details 6 - Beam/Column Ratios - API RP2A-LRFD 97

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Steel Details 6 - Beam/Column Ratios - API RP2A-WSD2000


Steel Details 6 - Beam/Column Ratios - AS 4100-1998
Steel Details 6 - Beam/Column Ratios - ASCE 10-97
Steel Details 6 - Beam/Column Ratios - BS5950 2000
Steel Details 6 - Beam/Column Ratios - BS5950 90
Steel Details 6 - Beam/Column Ratios - CSA-S16-09
Steel Details 6 - Beam/Column Ratios - CAN/CSA-S16-01
Steel Details 6 - Beam/Column Ratios - CISC 95
Steel Details 6 - Beam/Column Ratios - EUROCODE 3-1993
Steel Details 6 - Beam/Column Ratios - Eurocode 3-2005
Steel Details 6 - Beam/Column Ratios - Indian IS 800:2007
Steel Details 6 - Beam/Column Ratios - Italian UNI 10011
Steel Details 6 - Beam/Column Ratios - NZS 3404-1997
Steel Details 6 - Beam/Column Ratios - Norsok N-004
Steel Details 6 - Beam/Column Ratios - UBC97-ASD
Steel Details 6 - Beam/Column Ratios - UBC97-LRFD
Steel Details 7 - Beam Shear Forces - AASHTO-LRFD-2007
Steel Details 7 - Beam Shear Forces - AISC360-05-IBC2006
Steel Details 7 - Beam Shear Forces - AISC-ASD01
Steel Details 7 - Beam Shear Forces - AISC-ASD89
Steel Details 7 - Beam Shear Forces - AISC-LRFD93
Steel Details 7 - Beam Shear Forces - AISC-LRFD99
Steel Details 7 - Beam Shear Forces - API RP2A-LRFD 97
Steel Details 7 - Beam Shear Forces - API RP2A-WSD2000
Steel Details 7 - Beam Shear Forces - AS 4100-1998
Steel Details 7 - Beam Shear Forces - ASCE 10-97
Steel Details 7 - Beam Shear Forces - BS5950 2000
Steel Details 7 - Beam Shear Forces - BS5950 90
Steel Details 7 - Beam Shear Forces - CSA-S16-09
Steel Details 7 - Beam Shear Forces - CAN/CSA-S16-01
Steel Details 7 - Beam Shear Forces - CISC 95
Steel Details 7 - Beam Shear Forces - EUROCODE 3-1993
Steel Details 7 - Beam Shear Forces - Eurocode 3-2005
Steel Details 7 - Beam Shear Forces - Indian IS 800:2007
Steel Details 7 - Beam Shear Forces - Italian UNI 10011
Steel Details 7 - Beam Shear Forces - NZS 3404-1997
Steel Details 7 - Beam Shear Forces - Norsok N-004
Steel Details 7 - Beam Shear Forces - UBC97-ASD
Steel Details 7 - Beam Shear Forces - UBC97-LRFD
Steel Details 8 - Brace Max Axial Load - AASHTO-LRFD-2007
Steel Details 8 - Brace Max Axial Load - AISC360-05-IBC2006
Steel Details 8 - Brace Max Axial Load - AISC-ASD01
Steel Details 8 - Brace Max Axial Load - AISC-ASD89
Steel Details 8 - Brace Max Axial Load - AISC-LRFD93
Steel Details 8 - Brace Max Axial Load - AISC-LRFD99
Steel Details 8 - Brace Max Axial Load - API RP2A-LRFD 97
Steel Details 8 - Brace Max Axial Load - API RP2A-WSD2000
Steel Details 8 - Brace Max Axial Load - AS 4100-1998
Steel Details 8 - Brace Max Axial Load - ASCE 10-97
Steel Details 8 - Brace Max Axial Load - BS5950 2000
Steel Details 8 - Brace Max Axial Load - BS5950 90

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Steel Details 8 - Brace Max Axial Load - CSA-S16-09


Steel Details 8 - Brace Max Axial Load - CAN/CSA-S16-01
Steel Details 8 - Brace Max Axial Load - CISC 95
Steel Details 8 - Brace Max Axial Load - EUROCODE 3-1993
Steel Details 8 - Brace Max Axial Load - Eurocode 3-2005
Steel Details 8 - Brace Max Axial Load - Indian IS 800:2007
Steel Details 8 - Brace Max Axial Load - Italian UNI 10011
Steel Details 8 - Brace Max Axial Load - NZS 3404-1997
Steel Details 8 - Brace Max Axial Load - Norsok N-004
Steel Details 8 - Brace Max Axial Load - UBC97-ASD
Steel Details 8 - Brace Max Axial Load - UBC97-LRFD
Steel Details 9 - Decision Parameters - AISC360-05-IBC2006
User Defined Table Definition 1
User Defined Table Definition 2

Note:
The Format item specified for each field indicates the section and specific item in the Program Default
Database Number Formatting Options form that controls the formatting (units, decimal places, etc.) for the
specified field. This form can be accessed using the Options menu > Database > Set Program Default DB
Formatting command.

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Table: Active Degrees of Freedom

Field: UX
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

This item is either Yes or No, indicating if the UX degree of freedom is active.

Field: UY
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

This item is either Yes or No, indicating if the UY degree of freedom is active.

Field: UZ
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

This item is either Yes or No, indicating if the UZ degree of freedom is active.

Field: RX
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

This item is either Yes or No, indicating if the RX degree of freedom is active.

Field: RY
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

This item is either Yes or No, indicating if the RY degree of freedom is active.

Field: RZ
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

This item is either Yes or No, indicating if the RZ degree of freedom is active.
Table: Analysis Options

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Field: Solver
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This is either Standard, Advanced or Multithreaded indicating the solver to be used.

Field: SolverProc
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This is either Auto, GUI Process, or Analysis Process indicating the process the solver
executes in.

Field: Force32Bit
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

This item is Yes if analysis is to always be run as 32-bit, even on 64-bit machines.
Otherwise it is No.

Field: StiffCase
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The load case for which stiffness and mass matrices are to be output.

Field: GeomMod
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

This item is Yes if the model geometry has been modified based on displacements
obtained from a specified load case. Otherwise it is No.

Typically, this item should never be changed in the imported database tables. The default
value is No.
Table: Area Added Mass Assignments

Field: Area
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Label of an area object.

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Field: MassPerArea
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Mass/Area (Mass and Weight section of form)
Units: Force-Sec2/Length3

Added mass per unit area applied to the area object.


Table: Area Auto Mesh Assignments

Field: Area
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Label of an area object.

Field: MeshType
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This is either Number of Elements, Maximum Size, Points On Edges, Cookie Cut Lines,
Cookie Cut Points or General indicating the type of automatic meshing specified.

Field: MeshGroup
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This group used to specify points and lines used in determining how the area object is to
be meshed. This item applies when the MeshType is Points On Edges, Cookie Cut Lines,
Cookie Cut Points and General.

Field: Number1
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

This item only applies when the MeshType item is Number of Elements.

If the MeshType item is Number of Elements then the area object is to be (internally)
automatically meshed into Number1 by Number2 elements by the program for analysis.

Number1 is the number of elements along the edge of the area object from Point 1 to Point
2 of the area object.

Number2 is the number of elements along an adjacent edge of the area object.

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Field: Number2
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

This item only applies when the MeshType item is Number of Elements.

If the MeshType item is Number of Elements then the area object is to be (internally)
automatically meshed into Number1 by Number2 elements by the program for analysis.

Number1 is the number of elements along the edge of the area object from Point 1 to Point
2 of the area object.

Number2 is the number of elements along an adjacent edge of the area object.

Field: Max1
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

This item only applies when the MeshType item is Maximum Size.

If the MeshType item is Maximum Size then the area object is to be (internally)
automatically meshed into elements no larger than the size specified by Max1 and Max2.

Max1 is the maximum size of elements along the edge of the area object from Point 1 to
Point 2 of the area object.

Max2 is the maximum size of elements along an adjacent edge of the area object.

Field: Max2
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

This item only applies when the MeshType item is Maximum Size.

If the MeshType item is Maximum Size then the area object is to be (internally)
automatically meshed into elements no larger than the size specified by Max1 and Max2.

Max1 is the maximum size of elements along the edge of the area object from Point 1 to
Point 2 of the area object.

Max2 is the maximum size of elements along an adjacent edge of the area object.

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Field: PtsFromLine
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

This item only applies when the MeshType item is Points On Edges.

If the MeshType item is Points On Edges then the area object is to be (internally)
automatically meshed into elements based on points on the edges of the area object.

If PtsFromLine is specified as Yes then points on the edge are determined from the
intersection of line objects included in the meshing group and the edges of the area object.
The line objects in the meshing group are only considered if they lie in the plane of the
area object.

If PtsFromPt is specified as Yes then points on the edge are determined from point objects
included in the meshing group that lie on the edges of the area object. The point objects in
the meshing group are only considered if they lie in the plane of the area object.

Field: PtsFromPt
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

This item only applies when the MeshType item is Points On Edges.

If the MeshType item is Points On Edges then the area object is to be (internally)
automatically meshed into elements based on points on the edges of the area object.

If PtsFromLine is specified as Yes then points on the edge are determined from the
intersection of line objects included in the meshing group and the edges of the area object.
The line objects in the meshing group are only considered if they lie in the plane of the
area object.

If PtsFromPt is specified as Yes then points on the edge are determined from point objects
included in the meshing group that lie on the edges of the area object. The point objects in
the meshing group are only considered if they lie in the plane of the area object.

Field: RotAngle
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Angles (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Degrees

This item only applies when the MeshType item is Cookie Cut Points.

If the MeshType item is Cookie Cut Points then the area object is to be (internally)
automatically meshed based on lines that are created by them through point objects that
are specified in the meshing group. The lines are oriented at an angle in degrees, specified
by the RotAngle item, from the local 1 and 2 axes of the area object. Positive rotations
appear counterclockwise when the area object local 3 axis is pointing toward you.

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Field: GenMaxSize
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

This item only applies when the MeshType item is General. It is the maximum size of
element specified for General meshing.

Field: LocalEdge
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

Yes means the local axes definitions for the new joints along the edges of the area object
are to be set the same as an adjacent area object corner point if the local axes definitions
for the adjacent corners are identical. No means added points have the default local axes
definition.

Field: LocalFace
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

Yes means the local axes definition for the new joints on the face of the area object are to
be set the same as a corner point of the area object if the local axes definitions for all
corner points are identical. No means added points have the default local axes definition.

Field: SuppEdge
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

Yes means a restraint degree of freedom (or constraint) is to be added to new joints along
the edges of the area object if both adjacent corners have that degree of freedom restrained
(constrained) and the local axes definitions for the adjacent corners and the new joint are
identical. No means no additional restraints (constraints) are added.

Field: SuppFace
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

Yes means a restraint degree of freedom (or constraint) is to be added to new joints on the
face of the area object if all area object corners have that degree of freedom restrained
(constrained) and the local axes definitions for all corners and the new joint are identical.
No means no additional restraints (constraints) are added.

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Field: SubMesh
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

Yes means that after automatic meshing of the area object, if any element is larger than
what is specified by the SubMeshSize item then that element should be further
automatically meshed into elements no larger than what is specified by the SubMeshSize
item.No means no additional submeshing is to be performed.

Field: SubMeshSize
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

This item only applies when the SubMesh item is Yes. It is the maximum size of element
desired after all meshing is complete.
Table: Area Bridge Object Flags

Field: Area
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Label of an area object.

Field: AutoBridge
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

This item is Yes if the area object is automatically created from a bridge object. Otherwise
it is No.

Field: BridgeObj
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of the bridge object with which this area object is associated.

Field: BOSpan
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of the span in the bridge object with which this area object is associated.

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Field: CompType
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This is either Top Slab, Bottom Slab or Girder indicating the portion of the bridge object
with which this area object is associated.

Field: StartSta
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Coordinates (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The station along the bridge object at which the specified area starts.

Field: EndSta
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Coordinates (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The station along the bridge object at which the specified area ends.
Table: Area Edge Constraint Assignments

Field: Area
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Label of an area object.

Field: Constrained
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

Yes means that line constraints are automatically applied to the edges of the area object.
Table: Area Loads - Gravity

Field: Area
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Label of an area object.

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Field: LoadPat
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Label of the load pattern to which the specified load applies.

Field: CoordSys
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Label of the coordinate system in which the gravity loads are defined.

Field: MultiplierX
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The applied gravity load in the X-direction of the specified coordinate system is equal to
the self weight of the object times the Multiplier scale factor.

Field: MultiplierY
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The applied gravity load in the Y-direction of the specified coordinate system is equal to
the self weight of the object times the Multiplier scale factor.

Field: MultiplierZ
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The applied gravity load in the Z-direction of the specified coordinate system is equal to
the self weight of the object times the Multiplier scale factor.
Table: Area Loads - Pore Pressure

Field: Area
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Label of an area object.

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Field: LoadPat
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Label of the load pattern to which the specified load applies.

Field: Pressure
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Force/Area (Forces section of form)
Units: Force/Length2

The pore pressure load applied to the specified face of the Area object.

Field: JtPattern
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Label of a Joint Pattern of scale factors that multiply the specified pressure. If no joint
pattern is specified then this item is reported as None.
Table: Area Loads - Rotate

Field: Area
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Label of an area object.

Field: LoadPat
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Label of the load pattern to which the specified load applies.

Field: AngularVel
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Frequency (Time-Related section of form)
Units: Cyc/sec

The height of the section at the base of the column. The number of cores that can fit into
the column is based on this height.
Table: Area Loads - Strain

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Field: Area
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Label of an area object.

Field: LoadPat
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Label of the load pattern to which the specified load applies.

Field: Component
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The area object local component to which the specified strain load is applied. This is
either Strain11, Strain22, Strain12, Curvature11, Curvature22, Curvature12, Strain13 or
Strain23.

Field: Strain
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The strain load applied to the specified component of the object.

Field: Curvature
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: 1/Length (Miscellaneous section of form)
Units: 1/Length

The strain load (curvature) applied to the specified component of the object.

Field: JtPattern
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Label of a Joint Pattern of scale factors that multiply the specified strain or curvature. If
no joint pattern is specified then this item is reported as None.
Table: Area Loads - Surface Pressure

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Field: Area
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Label of an area object.

Field: LoadPat
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Label of the load pattern to which the specified load applies.

Field: Face
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The face of the area object to which the surface pressure load is applied. This is either
Bottom, Top or one of the edge face numbers.

Field: Pressure
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Force/Area (Forces section of form)
Units: Force/Length2

The surface pressure load applied to the specified face of the Area object.

Field: JtPattern
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Label of a Joint Pattern of scale factors that multiply the specified pressure. If no joint
pattern is specified then this item is reported as None.
Table: Area Loads - Temperature

Field: Area
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Label of an area object.

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Field: LoadPat
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Label of the load pattern to which the specified load applies.

Field: Type
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This is either Temperature or Gradient indicating the type of load.

Field: Temp
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Temperature Change (Forces section of form)
Units: Temp

temperature Label of the load pattern to which the specified auto seismic load applies Area
object.

Field: TempGrad3
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Temperature Gradient (Forces section of form)
Units: Temp/Length

temperature gradient in the local 3 direction (units are delta temperature/thickness 3-3)
Label of the load pattern to which the specified auto seismic load applies Area object.

Field: JtPattern
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Label of a Joint Pattern of scale factors that multiply the specified temperature. If no joint
pattern is specified then this item is reported as None.
Table: Area Loads - Uniform

Field: Area
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Label of an area object.

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Field: LoadPat
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Label of the load pattern to which the specified load applies.

Field: CoordSys
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Label of the coordinate system in which the load is defined. Local means that the load is
specified in an object local axis direction.

Field: Dir
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This is either 1, 2, 3, X, Y, Z, X Proj, Y Proj, Z Proj, Gravity or Grav Proj indicating the
direction of the load. 1, 2 and 3 indicate the local axes directions of the area object. X, Y
and Z indicate the X, Y and Z directions of the specified coordinate system. Gravity is in
the negative global Z direction. X Proj, Y Proj or Z Proj are projected forces in the
specified coordinate system. Projected forces are scaled by the sine of the angle between
the object and the direction of load.

Field: UnifLoad
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Force/Area (Forces section of form)
Units: Force/Length2

The uniform load that is applied to the area object in the specified direction.
Table: Area Loads - Uniform To Frame

Field: Area
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Label of an area object.

Field: LoadPat
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Label of the load pattern to which the specified load applies.

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Field: CoordSys
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Label of the coordinate system in which the load is defined. Local means that the load is
specified in an object local axis direction.

Field: Dir
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This is either 1, 2, 3, X, Y, Z, X Proj, Y Proj, Z Proj, Gravity or Grav Proj indicating the
direction of the load. 1, 2 and 3 indicate the local axes directions of the area object. X, Y
and Z indicate the X, Y and Z directions of the specified coordinate system. Gravity is in
the negative global Z direction. X Proj, Y Proj or Z Proj are projected forces in the
specified coordinate system. Projected forces are scaled by the sine of the angle between
the object and the direction of load.

Field: UnifLoad
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Force/Area (Forces section of form)
Units: Force/Length2

The uniform load, in the specified direction, that is distributed to the surrounding frame
objects.

Field: DistType
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This is either One Way or Two Way indicating the type of distribution used for the load.
Table: Area Loads - Wind Pressure Coefficients

Field: Area
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Label of an area object.

Field: LoadPat
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Label of the load pattern to which the specified load applies.

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Field: Windward
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

This item is Yes if the area object receiving the load is on the windward side of the
structure. Otherwise it is No.

Typically, building codes specify the wind pressure on the windward side of the structure
varies over the height of the structure, whereas it is constant over the structure height on
other sides.

Field: Cp
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The wind pressure coefficient specified for the area object.

Field: XComponent
Field is Imported: No
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The global X component of the wind pressure coefficient.

Field: YComponent
Field is Imported: No
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The global Y component of the wind pressure coefficient.

Field: ZComponent
Field is Imported: No
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The global Z component of the wind pressure coefficient.


Table: Area Local Axes Assignments 1 - Typical

Field: Area
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Label of an area object.

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Field: Angle
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Angles (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Degrees

The angle that the local 1 and 2 axes are rotated about the positive local 3 axis, from the
default orientation or from the orientation determined by the plane reference vector. The
rotation for a positive angle appears counterclockwise when the local +3 axis is pointing
toward you.

Field: AdvanceAxes
Field is Imported: No
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

This item is Yes if an advanced method is used to define the local axes reference vectors
for the area object. Otherwise it is No meaning that the default reference vectors are used.

Default means that the local 3-2 plane for the area object is taken to be vertical, that is,
parallel to the global Z-axis. The local 2 axis is taken to have an upward sense (global +Z)
unless the object is horizontal (lies in the global X-Y plane) in which case the local 2 axis
is taken along the global +Y direction. The local 1 axis is horizontal, that is it lies in the
global X-Y plane.

Advanced means that the local axes are defined with respect to user-defined reference
vectors. Note that when the advanced system is used, the specified Angle is applied to the
local axes orientation defined by the user specified reference vectors.
Table: Area Local Axes Assignments 2 - Advanced

Field: Area
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Label of an area object.

Field: LocalPlane
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This item indicates the local plane that is to be determined by the plane reference vector.
It is either 31 or 32, indicating the 3-1 or the 3-2 plane, respectively.

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Field: PlOption1
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This is either Coord Dir, Two Joints or User Vector indicating the first method used to
determine the plane reference vector.

Field: PlCoordSys
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The coordinate system used to define the plane reference vector coordinate directions and
the plane user vector.

Field: CoordDir1
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

primary coordinate direction taken at the object center in the specified coordinate system.
It is used to determine the reference vector. It may be one of +X, +Y, +Z, +CR, +CA,
+CZ, +SB, +SA, +SR, -X, -Y, -Z, -CR, -CA, -CZ, -SB, -SA, -SR.

Field: CoordDir2
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

secondary coordinate direction taken at the object center in the specified coordinate
system. It is used to determine the reference vector. It may be one of +X, +Y, +Z, +CR,
+CA, +CZ, +SB, +SA, +SR, -X, -Y, -Z, -CR, -CA, -CZ, -SB, -SA, -SR.

Field: PlVecJt1
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

PlVecJt1 and PlVecJt2 are the labels of two joints that define the plane reference vector.
Either of these joints may be specified as None to indicate the center of the specified
object. If both PlVecJt1 and PlVecJt2 are specified as None then they are not used to
define the plane reference vector.

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Field: PlVecJt2
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

PlVecJt1 and PlVecJt2 are the labels of two joints that define the plane reference vector.
Either of these joints may be specified as None to indicate the center of the specified
object. If both PlVecJt1 and PlVecJt2 are specified as None then they are not used to
define the plane reference vector.

Field: PlVecX
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

X direction component of the plane reference vector in the coordinate system defined by
the CoordSys item.

Field: PlVecY
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Y direction component of the plane reference vector in the coordinate system defined by
the CoordSys item.

Field: PlVecZ
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Z direction component of the plane reference vector in the coordinate system defined by
the CoordSys item.
Table: Area Material Temperatures

Field: Area
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Label of an area object.

Field: Temp
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Temperature (Forces section of form)
Units: Temp

The Area object material temperature.

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Field: JtPattern
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Label of a Joint Pattern of scale factors that multiply the specified temperature. If no joint
pattern is specified then this item is reported as None.
Table: Area Overwrites - Joint Offsets

Field: Area
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Label of an area object.

Field: OffsetOver
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This item is either None, Pattern, or Object indicating if and how the area object joint
offset is specified. If the None option is chosen then no area object joint offsets exist.
Pattern means the joint offset at each of the area object corner points is specified using a
joint pattern. Object means the joint offset at each of the area object corner points is
directly specified.

The joint offset is measured from the center of the area object thickness to the joint
location. A positive offset is in the positive local 3-axis direction.

Field: OffsetPat
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Label of a Joint Pattern that is multiplied by the specified length scale factor specified by
the OffsetPatSF item to obtain the area object joint offsets.

This item is only applicable when the OffsetOver item is By Pattern.

The joint offset is measured from the center of the area object thickness to the joint
location. A positive offset is in the positive local 3-axis direction.

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Field: OffsetPatSF
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The scale factor that multiplies the joint pattern specified by the OffsetPat item to obtain
the area object joint offsets.

This item is only applicable when the OffsetOver item is By Pattern.

The joint offset is measured from the center of the area object thickness to the joint
location. A positive offset is in the positive local 3-axis direction.

Field: Offset1
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

Use the Offset1, Offset2, Offset3 and Offset4 fields to list the area object joint offsets at
corner points 1, 2, 3 and 4 (if it exists) around the area object. If the area object has more
than four corner points then use multiple records to list all of the points. Be sure the the
area object label is entered for each record associated with the object.

This item is only applicable when the OffsetOver item is Object.

The joint offset is measured from the center of the area object thickness to the joint
location. A positive offset is in the positive local 3-axis direction.

Field: Offset2
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

Use the Offset1, Offset2, Offset3 and Offset4 fields to list the area object joint offsets at
corner points 1, 2, 3 and 4 (if it exists) around the area object. If the area object has more
than four corner points then use multiple records to list all of the points. Be sure the the
area object label is entered for each record associated with the object.

This item is only applicable when the OffsetOver item is Object.

The joint offset is measured from the center of the area object thickness to the joint
location. A positive offset is in the positive local 3-axis direction.

Field: Offset3
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

Use the Offset1, Offset2, Offset3 and Offset4 fields to list the area object joint offsets at
corner points 1, 2, 3 and 4 (if it exists) around the area object. If the area object has more

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than four corner points then use multiple records to list all of the points. Be sure the the
area object label is entered for each record associated with the object.

This item is only applicable when the OffsetOver item is Object.

The joint offset is measured from the center of the area object thickness to the joint
location. A positive offset is in the positive local 3-axis direction.

Field: Offset4
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

Use the Offset1, Offset2, Offset3 and Offset4 fields to list the area object joint offsets at
corner points 1, 2, 3 and 4 (if it exists) around the area object. If the area object has more
than four corner points then use multiple records to list all of the points. Be sure the the
area object label is entered for each record associated with the object.

This item is only applicable when the OffsetOver item is Object.

The joint offset is measured from the center of the area object thickness to the joint
location. A positive offset is in the positive local 3-axis direction.
Table: Area Overwrites - Thickness

Field: Area
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Label of an area object.

Field: ThickOver
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This item is either None, Pattern, or Object indicating if and how the area object thickness
specified by the area section property assigned to the area object is overwritten. If the
None option is chosen then the area object thickness is not overwritten. Pattern means the
thickness at each of the area object corner points is specified using a joint pattern. Object
means the thickness at each of the area object corner points is directly specified.

Field: ThickPat
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Label of a Joint Pattern that is multiplied by the specified thickness scale factor specified
by the ThickPatSF item to obtain the area object thickness.

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This item is only applicable when the ThickOver item is By Pattern.

Field: ThickPatSF
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The scale factor that multiplies the joint pattern specified by the ThickPat item to obtain
the area object thickness.

This item is only applicable when the ThickOver item is By Pattern.

Field: Thick1
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

Shear Stress Overwrites (Major,Minor)

This item is only applicable when the ThickOver item is Object.

Field: Thick2
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

Shear Stress Overwrites (Major,Minor)

This item is only applicable when the ThickOver item is Object.

Field: Thick3
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

Shear Stress Overwrites (Major,Minor)

This item is only applicable when the ThickOver item is Object.

Field: Thick4
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

Shear Stress Overwrites (Major,Minor)

This item is only applicable when the ThickOver item is Object.


Table: Area Section Assignments

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Field: Area
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Label of an area object.

Field: Section
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Label of the area section property assigned to the specified area object.

Field: MatProp
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This item is either Default, or the name of a Material. Default means that the material
property for the area object is taken from the material property designated for the area
section that is assigned to the area object.
Table: Area Section Properties

Field: Section
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Label of the area section property.

Field: Material
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Name of the material property assigned to the area section property.

Field: MatAngle
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Angles (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Degrees

Material angle associated with the area section property.

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Field: AreaType
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This is either Shell, Plane or Asolid indicating the type of area section.

Field: Type
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

For shell-type area sections this is either Shell-Thin, Shell-Thick, Membrane, Plate-Thin,
or Plate-Thick indicating the type of shell element.

For shell-type area sections this is either Shell-Thin, Shell-Thick, Membrane, Plate-Thin,
or Plate-Thick indicating the type of shell element.

This item does not apply to asolid-type elements.

Field: DrillDOF
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

This item is Yes if drilling degrees are included in the analysis model element formulation.
Otherwise it is No.

This item only applies when the AreaType item is Shell and the Type item is either Shell-
Thin, Shell-Thick or Membrane.

Field: Thickness
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

For shell-type area sections this is the membrane thickness of the element used for
calculating the membrane stiffness for full-shell and pure-membrane sections, and used for
self-mass and self-weight calculations.

For plane-type sections this is the thickness of the element. This item does not apply to
asolid-type area sections.

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Field: BendThick
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

This item only applies to shell-type area sections. It is the bending thickness of the section
used for calculating the plate-bending and transverse shear stiffnesses for full-shell and
pure-plate sections.

Field: Arc
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Angles (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Degrees

This item only applies to asolid-type area sections. It is the object arc, that is, the number
of degrees through which the object's planar shape is rotated to define the solid-type
object. Inputting 0 for this item means that the arc will be taken as 1 radian.

Field: InComp
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

This item is Yes if incompatible bending modes are included in the stiffness formulation.
Otherwise it is No. It only applies to plane and asolid type sections.

In general, incompatible modes significantly improve the bending behavior of the object.

Field: CoordSys
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This item only applies to asolid-type area sections. The asolid axis of symmetry is the Z
axis of this coordinate system.

Field: Color
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This is either a defined color or an integer representation of the color associated with the
section.

The possible defined colors are Black, Red, Orange, Yellow, Green, Cyan, Blue, Magenta,
White, Dark Red, Dark Yellow, Dark Green, Dark Cyan, Dark Blue, Dark Magenta,
Gray1, Gray2, Gray3, Gray4, Gray5, Gray6, Gray7 and Gray8. Gray1 is a light gray and
Gray8 is a dark gray.

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Field: TotalWt
Field is Imported: No
Format: Weight (Mass and Weight section of form)
Units: Force

Total weight of all objects in the model that are assigned the specified area section
property. This item is only available when the analysis model exists.

Field: TotalMass
Field is Imported: No
Format: Mass (Mass and Weight section of form)
Units: Force-Sec2/Length

Total mass of all objects in the model that are assigned the specified area section property.
This item is only available when the analysis model exists.

Field: F11Mod
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

F11 stiffness modifier for the specified area section property. This item is used for analysis
only, not design. This item is multiplied times the similar modifier specified for the area
section; it does not replace the modifier specified for the area section.

Field: F22Mod
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

F22 stiffness modifier for the specified area section property. This item is used for analysis
only, not design. This item is multiplied times the similar modifier specified for the area
section; it does not replace the modifier specified for the area section.

Field: F12Mod
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

F12 stiffness modifier for the specified area section property. This item is used for analysis
only, not design. This item is multiplied times the similar modifier specified for the area
section; it does not replace the modifier specified for the area section.

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Field: M11Mod
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

M11 stiffness modifier for the specified area section property. This item is used for
analysis only, not design. This item is multiplied times the similar modifier specified for
the area section; it does not replace the modifier specified for the area section.

Field: M22Mod
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

M22 stiffness modifier for the specified area section property. This item is used for
analysis only, not design. This item is multiplied times the similar modifier specified for
the area section; it does not replace the modifier specified for the area section.

Field: M12Mod
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

M12 stiffness modifier for the specified area section property. This item is used for
analysis only, not design. This item is multiplied times the similar modifier specified for
the area section; it does not replace the modifier specified for the area section.

Field: V13Mod
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

V13 stiffness modifier for the specified area section property. This item is used for
analysis only, not design. This item is multiplied times the similar modifier specified for
the area section; it does not replace the modifier specified for the area section.

Field: V23Mod
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

V23 stiffness modifier for the specified area section property. This item is used for
analysis only, not design. This item is multiplied times the similar modifier specified for
the area section; it does not replace the modifier specified for the area section.

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Field: MMod
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Mass multiplier for the specified area section property. This item is used for analysis only,
not design. This item is multiplied times the similar modifier specified for the area section;
it does not replace the modifier specified for the area section.

Field: WMod
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Weight multiplier for the specified area section property. This item is used for analysis
only, not design. This item is multiplied times the similar modifier specified for the area
section; it does not replace the modifier specified for the area section.

Field: GUID
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The global unique identifier (GUID) for the specified .

Field: Notes
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

User notes for the specified .


Table: Area Section Property Design Parameters

Field: Section
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Label of the shell-type area section property.

Field: RebarMat
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The material property for the rebar in the area section property.

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Field: RebarOpt
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This is either Default, One Layer or Two Layers indicating the rebar layout. Default uses
two rebar layers with the cober to the centroid of the reinforcing steel set to 0.1 times the
thickness of the section.

Field: CoverTop1
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The cover to the centroid of the top reinforcing steel running in the local 1 axis direction
of the shell section.

Field: CoverTop2
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The cover to the centroid of the top reinforcing steel running in the local 2 axis direction
of the shell section.

Field: CoverBot1
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The cover to the centroid of the bottom reinforcing steel running in the local 1 axis
direction of the shell section.

Field: CoverBot2
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The cover to the centroid of the bottom reinforcing steel running in the local 2 axis
direction of the shell section.
Table: Area Section Property Layers

Field: Section
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Label of the area section property.

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Field: LayerName
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of the layer.

Field: Distance
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

Distance from the shell reference surface (shell object joint location plus offsets) to the
midheight of the layer. Positive distances are in the positive shell object local 3 axis
direction.

Field: Thickness
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The thickness of the layer.

Field: Type
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This is either Shell, Membrane or Plate indicating the layer type.

Field: NumIntPts
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The number of integration points in the thickness direction for the layer. The locations are
determined by the program using standard Guass-quadrature rules.

Field: Material
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Name of the material property assigned to the layer.

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Field: MatAngle
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Angles (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Degrees

Material angle associated with the layer. The angle is measured counterclockwise from
the local 1 axis of the shell object to the local 1 axis of the material.

Field: S11Opt
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This is either Inactive, Linear or Nonlinear indicating the behavior of the material S11
component.

Field: S22Opt
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This is either Inactive, Linear or Nonlinear indicating the behavior of the material S22
component.

Field: S12Opt
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This is either Inactive, Linear or Nonlinear indicating the behavior of the material S12
component.
Table: Area Section Properties - Bridge Object Flags

Field: Section
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Label of the area section property.

Field: AutoBridge
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

This item is Yes if the area section is an automatically created bridge section. Otherwise it
is No.

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Field: BridgeObj
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of the bridge object with which this area section is associated.
Table: Area Spring Assignments

Field: Area
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Label of an area object.

Field: Type
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This is either Simple or Link Property indicating the type of spring specified.

Field: Stiffness
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Trans Stiffness/Area (Stiffness section of form)
Units: Force/Length/Length2

Spring stiffness per unit area on the specified face of the area object in the direction
specified. This item only applies when the Type item is Simple.

Field: SimpleType
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This is either Tension and Compression, Compression Only, or Tension Only indicating
the type of simple spring specified.

Field: LinkProp
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of the link property assigned to the spring. This item only applies when the
Type item is Link Property.

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Field: Face
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The face of the area object to which the specified springs are applied. This is either
Bottom, Top or one of the edge face numbers.

Field: Dir1Type
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This is either Object Axes, Normal To Face, or User Vector indicating the method used to
define the tension direction for simple springs or the link local 1-axis direction for Link
Property springs.

Field: Dir
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This is either -3, -2, -1, 1, 2 or 3 indicating the tension direction for simple springs or the
link local 1-axis direction for Link Property springs. The -3, -2, -1, 1, 2 and 3 items refer
to the area object local axes directions.

This item only applies when the Dir1Type item is Object Axes.

Field: NormalDir
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This is either Inward, or Outward indicating the orientation of the tension direction for
simple springs or the link local 1-axis direction for Link Property springs when they are
oriented normal to a face.

This item only applies when the Dir1Type item is Normal To Face.

Field: CoordSys
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The coordinate system in which a user vector is specified to define the tension direction
for simple springs or the link local 1-axis direction for Link Property springs.

This item only applies when the Dir1Type item is User Vector.

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Field: VecX
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

VecX, VecY and VecZ define the X, Y and Z (or 1, 2 and 3) components of the user
specified direction vector for the tension direction for simple springs or the link local 1-
axis direction for Link Property springs. VecX, VecY and VecZ are in the coordinate
system specified by the CoordSys item.

This item only applies when the Dir1Type item is User Vector.

Field: VecY
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

VecX, VecY and VecZ define the X, Y and Z (or 1, 2 and 3) components of the user
specified direction vector for the tension direction for simple springs or the link local 1-
axis direction for Link Property springs. VecX, VecY and VecZ are in the coordinate
system specified by the CoordSys item.

This item only applies when the Dir1Type item is User Vector.

Field: VecZ
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

VecX, VecY and VecZ define the X, Y and Z (or 1, 2 and 3) components of the user
specified direction vector for the tension direction for simple springs or the link local 1-
axis direction for Link Property springs. VecX, VecY and VecZ are in the coordinate
system specified by the CoordSys item.

This item only applies when the Dir1Type item is User Vector.

Field: Axis2Angle
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Angles (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Degrees

The angle in degrees that the link local 2 axis is rotated from its default orientation. This
item only applies when the Type item is Link Property.
Table: Area Stiffness Modifiers

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Field: Area
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Label of an area object.

Field: f11
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The membrane f11 modifier for the specified area object.

Field: f22
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The membrane f22 modifier for the specified area object.

Field: f12
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The membrane f12 modifier for the specified area object.

Field: m11
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The bending m11 modifier for the specified area object.

Field: m22
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The bending m22 modifier for the specified area object.

Field: m12
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The bending m12 modifier for the specified area object.

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Field: v13
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The shear v13 modifier for the specified area object.

Field: v23
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The shear v23 modifier for the specified area object.

Field: MassMod
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The mass modifier for the specified area object.

Field: WeightMod
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The weight modifier for the specified area object.


Table: Area Stiffness Modifier Definitions

Field: Name
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of a defined area stiffness modifier.

Field: f11
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The membrane f11 modifier for an area object.

Field: f22
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The membrane f22 modifier for an area object.

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Field: f12
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The membrane f12 modifier for an area object.

Field: m11
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The bending m11 modifier for an area object.

Field: m22
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The bending m22 modifier for an area object.

Field: m12
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The bending m12 modifier for an area object.

Field: v13
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The shear v13 modifier for an area object.

Field: v23
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The shear v23 modifier for an area object.

Field: MassMod
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The mass modifier for an area object.

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Field: WeightMod
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The weight modifier for an area object.


Table: Area Vehicle Response Component Overwrites

Field: Area
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Label of an area object.

Field: Usage
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This is either AASHTO HL - Superstructure, AASHTO HL - Reaction, or AASHTO H &


HS Superstructure indicating the vehicle type and structural member type to which the
overwrite applies.

AASHTO HL - Superstructure refers to the superstructure negative moments over


supports and applies to AASHTO H, HS and HL loading.

AASHTO HL - Reaction refers to reactions at interior supports (piers) and applies only to
AASHTO HL loaoding.

AASHTO H & HS Superstructure refers to superstructure moments (positive or negative)


and applies to AASHTO H and HS loading.

Field: Component
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This is either F11, F22, F12, M11, M22, M12, V13, V23, S11Top, S22Top, S12Top,
S11Bot, S22Bot, or S12Bot indicating the output component to which the overwrite
applies.

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Field: Status
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This is either Do Not Use, Use Positive Values, Use Negative Values, or Use All Values
indicating the portion of the output for the specified component to which the overwrite
applies.
Table: Auto Combination Option Data 01 - General

Field: DesignType
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Type of design code.

Field: AutoGen
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

Automatically generate code-based load combinations.


Table: Auto Combination Option Data 02 - User Data

Field: DesignType
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Type of design code.

Field: LSType
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Limit states for which automatic load combinations are to be generated.

Field: LCName
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Selected load cases for automatic load combinations generation.


Table: Auto Combination Option Parameters for AASHTO STD 2002

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Field: DesignType
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Type of design code.

Field: BetaE
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Field: BetaD
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Field: LIFactor
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

.
Table: Auto Combination Option Parameters for AASHTO LRFD 2007

Field: DesignType
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Type of design code.

Field: GammaEQ
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Field: GammaSE
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

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Field: DD
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Field: EH
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Field: EV
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Field: GammaTG1
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Field: GammaTG2
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Field: GammaTG3
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

.
Table: Auto Combination Option Parameters for Chinese JTG

Field: DesignType
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Type of design code.

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Field: IMOption
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Field: Frequency
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Field: IMFactUser
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Field: IMFactor
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Field: Curved
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

Is for curved bridge.


Table: Auto Seismic - AS 1170 2007

Field: LoadPat
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Label of the load pattern to which the specified auto seismic load applies.

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Field: Dir
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This item is either X or Y indicating the global direction in which the specified auto
seismic load acts.

Field: PercentEcc
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The percentage eccentricity applicable to all rigid diaphragms. This item only applies if
the Dir item indicates that there is eccentricity. Note that if the EccOverride item is Yes,
then this eccentricity may be overwritten for some diaphragms.

Field: EccOverride
Field is Imported: No
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

This item indicates if the percentage eccentricity specified by the PercentEcc item is
overwritten for any of the rigid diaphragms in the model.

Field: PeriodCalc
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This item indicates the method used to determine the building period for use in calculating
the magnitude of the auto seismic load. It is either Approximate, Prog Calc (short for
program calculated), or User.

Field: kt
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The kt factor used in calculating the building period.

Field: UserT
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Other Time (Seconds) (Time-Related section of form)
Units: Sec

The user-defined value of the building period used in calculating the magnitude of the auto
seismic load.

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Field: UserZ
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

This item is Yes if the TopZ and BotZ items are specified by the user. It is No if these
items are automatically calculated by the program. The program calculated values put
TopZ at the maximum global Z-coordinate found for all point objects in the structure and
BotZ at the minimum global Z-coordinate.

Field: MaxZ
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Coordinates (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The global Z-coordinate at the highest level where auto seismic loads are applied. This
item only applies when the Z values are user defined.

Field: MinZ
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Coordinates (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The global Z-coordinate at the lowest level where auto seismic loads are applied. This
item only applies when the Z values are user defined.

Field: SiteClass
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This is either A, B, C, D or E indicating the Site Sub Soil Class.

Field: ProbFact
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The AS 1170.4 2007 probability factor, kp, specified in Table 3.1.

Field: HazFact
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The AS 1170.4 2007 hazard factor, Z, specified in Table 3.2.

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Field: StPerFact
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The AS 1170.4 2007 structure performance factor, Sp, specified in Table 6.5.

Field: StDucFact
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The AS 1170.4 2007 structure ductility factor, u, specified in Table 6.5.

Field: TUsed
Field is Imported: No
Format: Other Time (Seconds) (Time-Related section of form)
Units: Sec

The period used to calculate the seismic base shear. This item is only available after the
analysis has been run.

Field: CoeffUsed
Field is Imported: No
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

AS 1170.4 2007 coefficient Ch(T) * kp * z * Sp / u used to calculate the seismic base


shear. This item is only available after the analysis has been run.

Field: WeightUsed
Field is Imported: No
Format: Weight (Mass and Weight section of form)
Units: Force

The seismic weight of the structure used to calculate the seismic base shear. This item is
only available after the analysis has been run.

Field: BaseShear
Field is Imported: No
Format: Force (Forces section of form)
Units: Force

The base shear calculated for the specified auto seismic load. This item is only available
after the analysis has been run.
Table: Auto Seismic - BOCA96

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Field: LoadPat
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Label of the load pattern to which the specified auto seismic load applies.

Field: Dir
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This item is either X or Y indicating the global direction in which the specified auto
seismic load acts.

Field: PercentEcc
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The percentage eccentricity applicable to all rigid diaphragms. This item only applies if
the Dir item indicates that there is eccentricity. Note that if the EccOverride item is Yes,
then this eccentricity may be overwritten for some diaphragms.

Field: EccOverride
Field is Imported: No
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

This item indicates if the percentage eccentricity specified by the PercentEcc item is
overwritten for any of the rigid diaphragms in the model.

Field: PeriodCalc
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This item indicates the method used to determine the building period for use in calculating
the magnitude of the auto seismic load. It is either Method A, Prog Calc (short for
program calculated), or User.

Field: Ct
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The Ct factor used in calculating the building period (in English units).

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Field: UserT
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Other Time (Seconds) (Time-Related section of form)
Units: Sec

The user-defined value of the building period used in calculating the magnitude of the auto
seismic load.

Field: UserZ
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

This item is Yes if the TopZ and BotZ items are specified by the user. It is No if these
items are automatically calculated by the program. The program calculated values put
TopZ at the maximum global Z-coordinate found for all point objects in the structure and
BotZ at the minimum global Z-coordinate.

Field: MaxZ
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Coordinates (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The global Z-coordinate at the highest level where auto seismic loads are applied. This
item only applies when the Z values are user defined.

Field: MinZ
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Coordinates (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The global Z-coordinate at the lowest level where auto seismic loads are applied. This
item only applies when the Z values are user defined.

Field: R
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The BOCA96 response modification factor.

Field: Aa
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The BOCA96 effective peak acceleration coefficient.

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Field: Av
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The BOCA96 effective peak velocity-related coefficient.

Field: S
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The BOCA96 site coefficient.

Field: TUsed
Field is Imported: No
Format: Other Time (Seconds) (Time-Related section of form)
Units: Sec

The period used to calculate the seismic base shear. This item is only available after the
analysis has been run.

Field: CoeffUsed
Field is Imported: No
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

BOCA96 coefficient Cs used to calculate the seismic base shear. This item is only
available after the analysis has been run.

Field: WeightUsed
Field is Imported: No
Format: Weight (Mass and Weight section of form)
Units: Force

The seismic weight of the structure used to calculate the seismic base shear. This item is
only available after the analysis has been run.

Field: BaseShear
Field is Imported: No
Format: Force (Forces section of form)
Units: Force

The base shear calculated for the specified auto seismic load. This item is only available
after the analysis has been run.
Table: Auto Seismic - Chinese 2002

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Field: LoadPat
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Label of the load pattern to which the specified auto seismic load applies.

Field: Dir
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This item is either X or Y indicating the global direction in which the specified auto
seismic load acts.

Field: PercentEcc
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The percentage eccentricity applicable to all rigid diaphragms. This item only applies if
the Dir item indicates that there is eccentricity. Note that if the EccOverride item is Yes,
then this eccentricity may be overwritten for some diaphragms.

Field: EccOverride
Field is Imported: No
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

This item indicates if the percentage eccentricity specified by the PercentEcc item is
overwritten for any of the rigid diaphragms in the model.

Field: PeriodCalc
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This item indicates the method used to determine the building period for use in calculating
the magnitude of the auto seismic load. It is either Prog Calc (short for program
calculated), or User.

Field: UserT
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Other Time (Seconds) (Time-Related section of form)
Units: Sec

The user-defined value of the building period used in calculating the magnitude of the auto
seismic load.

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Field: UserZ
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

This item is Yes if the TopZ and BotZ items are specified by the user. It is No if these
items are automatically calculated by the program. The program calculated values put
TopZ at the maximum global Z-coordinate found for all point objects in the structure and
BotZ at the minimum global Z-coordinate.

Field: MaxZ
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Coordinates (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The global Z-coordinate at the highest level where auto seismic loads are applied. This
item only applies when the Z values are user defined.

Field: MinZ
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Coordinates (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The global Z-coordinate at the lowest level where auto seismic loads are applied. This
item only applies when the Z values are user defined.

Field: AlphaMax
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The Chinese 2002 maximum influence factor.

Field: SI
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This is one of the following items indicating the Chinese 2002 seismic intensity:
6 (0.05g),
7 (0.10g),
7 (0.15g),
8 (0.20g),
8 (0.30g), or
9 (0.40g).

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Field: DampRatio
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The Chinese 2002 damping ratio.

Field: Tg
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Period (Time-Related section of form)
Units: Sec

The Chinese 2002 characteristic ground period.

Field: PTDF
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The Chinese 2002 period time discount factor.

Field: EnhanceFact
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The Chinese 2002 enhancement factor.

Field: TUsed
Field is Imported: No
Format: Other Time (Seconds) (Time-Related section of form)
Units: Sec

The period used to calculate the seismic base shear. This item is only available after the
analysis has been run.

Field: CoeffUsed
Field is Imported: No
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Chinese 2002 Seismic coefficient used to calculate the seismic base shear. This item is
only available after the analysis has been run.

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Field: WeightUsed
Field is Imported: No
Format: Weight (Mass and Weight section of form)
Units: Force

The seismic weight of the structure used to calculate the seismic base shear. This item is
only available after the analysis has been run.

Field: BaseShear
Field is Imported: No
Format: Force (Forces section of form)
Units: Force

The base shear calculated for the specified auto seismic load. This item is only available
after the analysis has been run.
Table: Auto Seismic - Eurocode8 2004

Field: LoadPat
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Label of the load pattern to which the specified auto seismic load applies.

Field: Dir
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This item is either X or Y indicating the global direction in which the specified auto
seismic load acts.

Field: PercentEcc
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The percentage eccentricity applicable to all rigid diaphragms. This item only applies if
the Dir item indicates that there is eccentricity. Note that if the EccOverride item is Yes,
then this eccentricity may be overwritten for some diaphragms.

Field: EccOverride
Field is Imported: No
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

This item indicates if the percentage eccentricity specified by the PercentEcc item is
overwritten for any of the rigid diaphragms in the model.

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Field: PeriodCalc
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This item indicates the method used to determine the building period for use in calculating
the magnitude of the auto seismic load. It is either Approximate, Prog Calc (short for
program calculated), or User.

Field: Ct
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The Ct factor used in calculating the building period (in meters).

Field: UserT
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Other Time (Seconds) (Time-Related section of form)
Units: Sec

The user-defined value of the building period used in calculating the magnitude of the auto
seismic load.

Field: UserZ
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

This item is Yes if the TopZ and BotZ items are specified by the user. It is No if these
items are automatically calculated by the program. The program calculated values put
TopZ at the maximum global Z-coordinate found for all point objects in the structure and
BotZ at the minimum global Z-coordinate.

Field: MaxZ
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Coordinates (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The global Z-coordinate at the highest level where auto seismic loads are applied. This
item only applies when the Z values are user defined.

Field: MinZ
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Coordinates (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The global Z-coordinate at the lowest level where auto seismic loads are applied. This
item only applies when the Z values are user defined.

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Field: Country
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This is either CEN Default, Norway or Other indicating the country for which the
Nationally Determined Parameters (NDPs) are specified.

Field: Ag
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The EuroCode8-2004 design ground acceleration in g, ag.

Field: SpecType
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The EuroCode8-2004 spectrum type. This is either 1 or 2.

Field: GroundType
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The EuroCode8-2004 ground type. This is either A, B, C, D or E.

Field: SoilFact
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The EuroCode8-2004 soil factor, S.

Field: Tb
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Other Time (Seconds) (Time-Related section of form)
Units: Sec

The lower limit of period on the constant spectral acceleration branch, Tb.

Field: Tc
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Other Time (Seconds) (Time-Related section of form)
Units: Sec

The upper limit of period on the constant spectral acceleration branch, Tc.

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Field: Td
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Other Time (Seconds) (Time-Related section of form)
Units: Sec

The period defining the start of the constant displacement range, Td.

Field: LBFact
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The EuroCode8-2004 lower bound factor, Beta.

Field: BehaveFact
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The EuroCode8-2004 behavior factor, q.

Field: CorrFact
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The EuroCode8-2004 correction factor, Lambda.

Field: TUsed
Field is Imported: No
Format: Other Time (Seconds) (Time-Related section of form)
Units: Sec

The period used to calculate the seismic base shear. This item is only available after the
analysis has been run.

Field: CoeffUsed
Field is Imported: No
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Eurocode8 2004 coefficient Sd(T) used to calculate the seismic base shear. This item is
only available after the analysis has been run.

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Field: WeightUsed
Field is Imported: No
Format: Weight (Mass and Weight section of form)
Units: Force

The seismic weight of the structure used to calculate the seismic base shear. This item is
only available after the analysis has been run.

Field: BaseShear
Field is Imported: No
Format: Force (Forces section of form)
Units: Force

The base shear calculated for the specified auto seismic load. This item is only available
after the analysis has been run.
Table: Auto Seismic - IBC2003

Field: LoadPat
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Label of the load pattern to which the specified auto seismic load applies.

Field: Dir
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This item is either X or Y indicating the global direction in which the specified auto
seismic load acts.

Field: PercentEcc
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The percentage eccentricity applicable to all rigid diaphragms. This item only applies if
the Dir item indicates that there is eccentricity. Note that if the EccOverride item is Yes,
then this eccentricity may be overwritten for some diaphragms.

Field: EccOverride
Field is Imported: No
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

This item indicates if the percentage eccentricity specified by the PercentEcc item is
overwritten for any of the rigid diaphragms in the model.

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Field: PeriodCalc
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This item indicates the method used to determine the building period for use in calculating
the magnitude of the auto seismic load. It is either Method A, Prog Calc (short for
program calculated), or User.

Field: Ct
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The Ct factor used in calculating the building period (in English units).

Field: UserT
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Other Time (Seconds) (Time-Related section of form)
Units: Sec

The user-defined value of the building period used in calculating the magnitude of the auto
seismic load.

Field: UserZ
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

This item is Yes if the TopZ and BotZ items are specified by the user. It is No if these
items are automatically calculated by the program. The program calculated values put
TopZ at the maximum global Z-coordinate found for all point objects in the structure and
BotZ at the minimum global Z-coordinate.

Field: MaxZ
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Coordinates (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The global Z-coordinate at the highest level where auto seismic loads are applied. This
item only applies when the Z values are user defined.

Field: MinZ
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Coordinates (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The global Z-coordinate at the lowest level where auto seismic loads are applied. This
item only applies when the Z values are user defined.

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Field: R
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The IBC2003 response modification factor.

Field: Omega
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The IBC2003 system overstrength factor used for design.

Field: Cd
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The IBC2003 deflection amplification factor used for design.

Field: SeisGroup
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The IBC2003 seismic group.

Field: SiteClass
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The IBC2003 site class.

Field: Ss
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The IBC2003 mapped spectral acceleration for short periods.

Field: S1
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The IBC2003 mapped spectral acceleration for a one second period.

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Field: Fa
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The IBC2003 site coefficient, Fa.

Field: Fv
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The IBC2003 site coefficient, Fv.

Field: TUsed
Field is Imported: No
Format: Other Time (Seconds) (Time-Related section of form)
Units: Sec

The period used to calculate the seismic base shear. This item is only available after the
analysis has been run.

Field: CoeffUsed
Field is Imported: No
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

IBC2003 coefficient Cs used to calculate the seismic base shear. This item is only
available after the analysis has been run.

Field: WeightUsed
Field is Imported: No
Format: Weight (Mass and Weight section of form)
Units: Force

The seismic weight of the structure used to calculate the seismic base shear. This item is
only available after the analysis has been run.

Field: BaseShear
Field is Imported: No
Format: Force (Forces section of form)
Units: Force

The base shear calculated for the specified auto seismic load. This item is only available
after the analysis has been run.
Table: Auto Seismic - IBC2006

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Field: LoadPat
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Label of the load pattern to which the specified auto seismic load applies.

Field: Dir
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This item is either X or Y indicating the global direction in which the specified auto
seismic load acts.

Field: PercentEcc
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The percentage eccentricity applicable to all rigid diaphragms. This item only applies if
the Dir item indicates that there is eccentricity. Note that if the EccOverride item is Yes,
then this eccentricity may be overwritten for some diaphragms.

Field: EccOverride
Field is Imported: No
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

This item indicates if the percentage eccentricity specified by the PercentEcc item is
overwritten for any of the rigid diaphragms in the model.

Field: PeriodCalc
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This item indicates the method used to determine the building period for use in calculating
the magnitude of the auto seismic load. It is either Approximate, Prog Calc (short for
program calculated), or User.

Field: CtAndX
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The item is the value of Ct an x used to calculate the approximate period, Ta, where Ta =
Ct * h^x. This item is either '0.028ft, 0.8'; '0.016ft, 0.9'; '0.03ft, 0.75'; or '0.02ft, 0.75'.

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Field: UserT
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Other Time (Seconds) (Time-Related section of form)
Units: Sec

The user-defined value of the building period used in calculating the magnitude of the auto
seismic load.

Field: UserZ
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

This item is Yes if the TopZ and BotZ items are specified by the user. It is No if these
items are automatically calculated by the program. The program calculated values put
TopZ at the maximum global Z-coordinate found for all point objects in the structure and
BotZ at the minimum global Z-coordinate.

Field: MaxZ
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Coordinates (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The global Z-coordinate at the highest level where auto seismic loads are applied. This
item only applies when the Z values are user defined.

Field: MinZ
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Coordinates (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The global Z-coordinate at the lowest level where auto seismic loads are applied. This
item only applies when the Z values are user defined.

Field: R
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The IBC2006 response modification factor.

Field: Omega
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The IBC2006 system overstrength factor used for design.

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Field: Cd
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The IBC2006 deflection amplification factor used for design.

Field: I
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The IBC2006 occupancy importance factor.

Field: AccOption
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This is either Latitude/Longitude, Zip Code or User indicating the option used to
determine the Ss and S1 spectral accelerations.

Field: Latitude
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

This item is only applicable when the AccOption item is Latitude/Longitude.

Field: Longitude
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

This item is only applicable when the AccOption item is Latitude/Longitude.

Field: ZipCode
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The 5-digit zip code of the site where the response spectrum is desired.

This item is only applicable when the AccOption item is Zip Code.

Note that the Ss and S1 values used for this option are those at the center of the specified
zip codes; they are not maximum or minimum values. For some zip codes (such as those
in coastal California) there may be significance variation of Ss and S1 over the zip code.

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method is recommended.

Field: Ss
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The 0.2-second period spectral acceleration for the site. This item is only imported when
the AccOption item is User.

Field: S1
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The 1-second period spectral acceleration for the site. This item is only imported when the
AccOption item is User.

Field: TL
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Period (Time-Related section of form)
Units: Sec

The long-period transition period.

Field: SiteClass
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This is either A, B, C, D, E or F indicating the site class for the considered site.

Field: Fa
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The site coefficient, Fa.This item is only imported when the SiteClass item is F.

Field: Fv
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The site coefficient, Fv. This item is only imported when the SiteClass item is F.

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Field: SDS
Field is Imported: No
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The design response spectrum acceleration at short periods. SDS = (2/3) * Fa * Ss.

Field: SD1
Field is Imported: No
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The design response spectrum acceleration at 1-second period. SD1 = (2/3) * Fv * S1.

Field: TUsed
Field is Imported: No
Format: Other Time (Seconds) (Time-Related section of form)
Units: Sec

The period used to calculate the seismic base shear. This item is only available after the
analysis has been run.

Field: CoeffUsed
Field is Imported: No
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

IBC2003 coefficient Cs used to calculate the seismic base shear. This item is only
available after the analysis has been run.

Field: WeightUsed
Field is Imported: No
Format: Weight (Mass and Weight section of form)
Units: Force

The seismic weight of the structure used to calculate the seismic base shear. This item is
only available after the analysis has been run.

Field: BaseShear
Field is Imported: No
Format: Force (Forces section of form)
Units: Force

The base shear calculated for the specified auto seismic load. This item is only available
after the analysis has been run.
Table: Auto Seismic - IBC2009

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Field: LoadPat
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Label of the load pattern to which the specified auto seismic load applies.

Field: Dir
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This item is either X or Y indicating the global direction in which the specified auto
seismic load acts.

Field: PercentEcc
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The percentage eccentricity applicable to all rigid diaphragms. This item only applies if
the Dir item indicates that there is eccentricity. Note that if the EccOverride item is Yes,
then this eccentricity may be overwritten for some diaphragms.

Field: EccOverride
Field is Imported: No
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

This item indicates if the percentage eccentricity specified by the PercentEcc item is
overwritten for any of the rigid diaphragms in the model.

Field: PeriodCalc
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This item indicates the method used to determine the building period for use in calculating
the magnitude of the auto seismic load. It is either Approximate, Prog Calc (short for
program calculated), or User.

Field: CtAndX
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The item is the value of Ct an x used to calculate the approximate period, Ta, where Ta =
Ct * h^x. This item is either '0.028ft, 0.8'; '0.016ft, 0.9'; '0.03ft, 0.75'; or '0.02ft, 0.75'.

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Field: UserT
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Other Time (Seconds) (Time-Related section of form)
Units: Sec

The user-defined value of the building period used in calculating the magnitude of the auto
seismic load.

Field: UserZ
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

This item is Yes if the TopZ and BotZ items are specified by the user. It is No if these
items are automatically calculated by the program. The program calculated values put
TopZ at the maximum global Z-coordinate found for all point objects in the structure and
BotZ at the minimum global Z-coordinate.

Field: MaxZ
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Coordinates (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The global Z-coordinate at the highest level where auto seismic loads are applied. This
item only applies when the Z values are user defined.

Field: MinZ
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Coordinates (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The global Z-coordinate at the lowest level where auto seismic loads are applied. This
item only applies when the Z values are user defined.

Field: R
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The IBC2006 response modification factor.

Field: Omega
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The IBC2006 system overstrength factor used for design.

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Field: Cd
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The IBC2006 deflection amplification factor used for design.

Field: I
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The IBC2006 occupancy importance factor.

Field: AccOption
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This is either Latitude/Longitude, Zip Code or User indicating the option used to
determine the Ss and S1 spectral accelerations.

Field: Latitude
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

This item is only applicable when the AccOption item is Latitude/Longitude.

Field: Longitude
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

This item is only applicable when the AccOption item is Latitude/Longitude.

Field: ZipCode
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The 5-digit zip code of the site where the response spectrum is desired.

This item is only applicable when the AccOption item is Zip Code.

Note that the Ss and S1 values used for this option are those at the center of the specified
zip codes; they are not maximum or minimum values. For some zip codes (such as those
in coastal California) there may be significance variation of Ss and S1 over the zip code.

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Thus the zip code option should be used with care. In general, the Latitude/Longitude
method is recommended.

Field: Ss
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The 0.2-second period spectral acceleration for the site. This item is only imported when
the AccOption item is User.

Field: S1
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The 1-second period spectral acceleration for the site. This item is only imported when the
AccOption item is User.

Field: TL
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Period (Time-Related section of form)
Units: Sec

The long-period transition period.

Field: SiteClass
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This is either A, B, C, D, E or F indicating the site class for the considered site.

Field: Fa
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The site coefficient, Fa.This item is only imported when the SiteClass item is F.

Field: Fv
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The site coefficient, Fv. This item is only imported when the SiteClass item is F.

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Field: SDS
Field is Imported: No
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The design response spectrum acceleration at short periods. SDS = (2/3) * Fa * Ss.

Field: SD1
Field is Imported: No
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The design response spectrum acceleration at 1-second period. SD1 = (2/3) * Fv * S1.

Field: TUsed
Field is Imported: No
Format: Other Time (Seconds) (Time-Related section of form)
Units: Sec

The period used to calculate the seismic base shear. This item is only available after the
analysis has been run.

Field: CoeffUsed
Field is Imported: No
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

IBC2003 coefficient Cs used to calculate the seismic base shear. This item is only
available after the analysis has been run.

Field: WeightUsed
Field is Imported: No
Format: Weight (Mass and Weight section of form)
Units: Force

The seismic weight of the structure used to calculate the seismic base shear. This item is
only available after the analysis has been run.

Field: BaseShear
Field is Imported: No
Format: Force (Forces section of form)
Units: Force

The base shear calculated for the specified auto seismic load. This item is only available
after the analysis has been run.
Table: Auto Seismic - IS1893:2002

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Field: LoadPat
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Label of the load pattern to which the specified auto seismic load applies.

Field: Dir
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This item is either X or Y indicating the global direction in which the specified auto
seismic load acts.

Field: PercentEcc
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The percentage eccentricity applicable to all rigid diaphragms. This item only applies if
the Dir item indicates that there is eccentricity. Note that if the EccOverride item is Yes,
then this eccentricity may be overwritten for some diaphragms.

Field: EccOverride
Field is Imported: No
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

This item indicates if the percentage eccentricity specified by the PercentEcc item is
overwritten for any of the rigid diaphragms in the model.

Field: PeriodCalc
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This item indicates the method used to determine the building period for use in calculating
the magnitude of the auto seismic load. It is either Approximate, Prog Calc (short for
program calculated), or User.

Field: Ct
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The Ct factor used in calculating the building period (in meters).

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Field: UserT
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Other Time (Seconds) (Time-Related section of form)
Units: Sec

The user-defined value of the building period used in calculating the magnitude of the auto
seismic load.

Field: UserZ
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

This item is Yes if the TopZ and BotZ items are specified by the user. It is No if these
items are automatically calculated by the program. The program calculated values put
TopZ at the maximum global Z-coordinate found for all point objects in the structure and
BotZ at the minimum global Z-coordinate.

Field: MaxZ
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Coordinates (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The global Z-coordinate at the highest level where auto seismic loads are applied. This
item only applies when the Z values are user defined.

Field: MinZ
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Coordinates (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The global Z-coordinate at the lowest level where auto seismic loads are applied. This
item only applies when the Z values are user defined.

Field: ZCode
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This is either 0.10, 0.16, 0.24 0r 0.36 indicating the seismic zone factor, Z, as specified in
the IS1893 2002 code.

Field: ZUser
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The user specified seismic zone factor, Z.

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Field: SoilType
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This is either I, II or III indicating the soil type.

Field: I
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The IS1893 2002 importance factor.

Field: R
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The IS1893 2002 response reduction factor.

Field: TUsed
Field is Imported: No
Format: Other Time (Seconds) (Time-Related section of form)
Units: Sec

The period used to calculate the seismic base shear. This item is only available after the
analysis has been run.

Field: CoeffUsed
Field is Imported: No
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

IS1893 2002 coefficient Ah used to calculate the seismic base shear. This item is only
available after the analysis has been run.

Field: WeightUsed
Field is Imported: No
Format: Weight (Mass and Weight section of form)
Units: Force

The seismic weight of the structure used to calculate the seismic base shear. This item is
only available after the analysis has been run.

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Field: BaseShear
Field is Imported: No
Format: Force (Forces section of form)
Units: Force

The base shear calculated for the specified auto seismic load. This item is only available
after the analysis has been run.
Table: Auto Seismic - NBCC 2010

Field: LoadPat
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Label of the load pattern to which the specified auto seismic load applies.

Field: Dir
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This item is either X or Y indicating the global direction in which the specified auto
seismic load acts.

Field: PercentEcc
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The percentage eccentricity applicable to all rigid diaphragms. This item only applies if
the Dir item indicates that there is eccentricity. Note that if the EccOverride item is Yes,
then this eccentricity may be overwritten for some diaphragms.

Field: EccOverride
Field is Imported: No
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

This item indicates if the percentage eccentricity specified by the PercentEcc item is
overwritten for any of the rigid diaphragms in the model.

Field: StructType
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This is either Steel MF, Concrete MF, Other MF, Braced Frame or Shear Wall indicating
the type of structure. MF is short for moment frame.

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Field: PeriodCalc
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This item indicates the method used to determine the building period for use in calculating
the magnitude of the auto seismic load. It is either Approximate, Prog Calc (short for
program calculated), or User.

Field: UserT
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Other Time (Seconds) (Time-Related section of form)
Units: Sec

The user-defined value of the building period used in calculating the magnitude of the auto
seismic load.

Field: UserZ
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

This item is Yes if the TopZ and BotZ items are specified by the user. It is No if these
items are automatically calculated by the program. The program calculated values put
TopZ at the maximum global Z-coordinate found for all point objects in the structure and
BotZ at the minimum global Z-coordinate.

Field: MaxZ
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Coordinates (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The global Z-coordinate at the highest level where auto seismic loads are applied. This
item only applies when the Z values are user defined.

Field: MinZ
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Coordinates (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The global Z-coordinate at the lowest level where auto seismic loads are applied. This
item only applies when the Z values are user defined.

Field: PGA
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The peak ground acceleration.

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Field: Sa02
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The spectral acceleration at a period of 0.2 seconds.

Field: Sa05
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The spectral acceleration at a period of 0.5 seconds.

Field: Sa1
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The spectral acceleration at a period of 1 second.

Field: Sa2
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The spectral acceleration at a period of 2 seconds.

Field: Sa4
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The spectral acceleration at a period of 4 seconds.

Field: SiteClass
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This is either A, B, C, D, E or F indicating the site class.

Field: Fa
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The site coefficient, Fa.

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This item is only imported when the Site Class item is F.

Field: Fv
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The site coefficient, Fv.

This item is only imported when the Site Class item is F.

Field: Ie
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The importance factor, Ie.

Field: Mv
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The higher mode factor, Mv.

Field: Rd
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The ductility modifier, Rd.

Field: Ro
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The overstrength modifier, Ro.

Field: TUsed
Field is Imported: No
Format: Other Time (Seconds) (Time-Related section of form)
Units: Sec

The period used to calculate the seismic base shear. This item is only available after the
analysis has been run.

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Field: CoeffUsed
Field is Imported: No
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

NBCC 2010 V/W used to calculate the seismic base shear. This item is only available
after the analysis has been run.

Field: WeightUsed
Field is Imported: No
Format: Weight (Mass and Weight section of form)
Units: Force

The seismic weight of the structure used to calculate the seismic base shear. This item is
only available after the analysis has been run.

Field: BaseShear
Field is Imported: No
Format: Force (Forces section of form)
Units: Force

The base shear calculated for the specified auto seismic load. This item is only available
after the analysis has been run.

Field: FtUsed
Field is Imported: No
Format: Force (Forces section of form)
Units: Force

The Ft force (concentrated force at the top of the building) calculated for the specified
auto seismic load. This item is only available after the analysis has been run.
Table: Auto Seismic - NBCC 2005

Field: LoadPat
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Label of the load pattern to which the specified auto seismic load applies.

Field: Dir
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This item is either X or Y indicating the global direction in which the specified auto
seismic load acts.

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Field: PercentEcc
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The percentage eccentricity applicable to all rigid diaphragms. This item only applies if
the Dir item indicates that there is eccentricity. Note that if the EccOverride item is Yes,
then this eccentricity may be overwritten for some diaphragms.

Field: EccOverride
Field is Imported: No
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

This item indicates if the percentage eccentricity specified by the PercentEcc item is
overwritten for any of the rigid diaphragms in the model.

Field: StructType
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This is either Steel MF, Concrete MF, Other MF, Braced Frame or Shear Wall indicating
the type of structure. MF is short for moment frame.

Field: PeriodCalc
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This item indicates the method used to determine the building period for use in calculating
the magnitude of the auto seismic load. It is either Approximate, Prog Calc (short for
program calculated), or User.

Field: UserT
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Other Time (Seconds) (Time-Related section of form)
Units: Sec

The user-defined value of the building period used in calculating the magnitude of the auto
seismic load.

Field: UserZ
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

This item is Yes if the TopZ and BotZ items are specified by the user. It is No if these
items are automatically calculated by the program. The program calculated values put

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TopZ at the maximum global Z-coordinate found for all point objects in the structure and
BotZ at the minimum global Z-coordinate.

Field: MaxZ
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Coordinates (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The global Z-coordinate at the highest level where auto seismic loads are applied. This
item only applies when the Z values are user defined.

Field: MinZ
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Coordinates (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The global Z-coordinate at the lowest level where auto seismic loads are applied. This
item only applies when the Z values are user defined.

Field: PGA
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The peak ground acceleration.

Field: Sa02
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The spectral acceleration at a period of 0.2 seconds.

Field: Sa05
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The spectral acceleration at a period of 0.5 seconds.

Field: Sa1
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The spectral acceleration at a period of 1 second.

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Field: Sa2
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The spectral acceleration at a period of 2 seconds.

Field: SiteClass
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This is either A, B, C, D, E or F indicating the site class.

Field: Fa
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The site coefficient, Fa.

This item is only imported when the Site Class item is F.

Field: Fv
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The site coefficient, Fv.

This item is only imported when the Site Class item is F.

Field: Ie
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The importance factor, Ie.

Field: Mv
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The higher mode factor, Mv.

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Field: Rd
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The ductility modifier, Rd.

Field: Ro
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The overstrength modifier, Ro.

Field: TUsed
Field is Imported: No
Format: Other Time (Seconds) (Time-Related section of form)
Units: Sec

The period used to calculate the seismic base shear. This item is only available after the
analysis has been run.

Field: CoeffUsed
Field is Imported: No
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

NBCC 2005 V/W used to calculate the seismic base shear. This item is only available
after the analysis has been run.

Field: WeightUsed
Field is Imported: No
Format: Weight (Mass and Weight section of form)
Units: Force

The seismic weight of the structure used to calculate the seismic base shear. This item is
only available after the analysis has been run.

Field: BaseShear
Field is Imported: No
Format: Force (Forces section of form)
Units: Force

The base shear calculated for the specified auto seismic load. This item is only available
after the analysis has been run.

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Field: FtUsed
Field is Imported: No
Format: Force (Forces section of form)
Units: Force

The Ft force (concentrated force at the top of the building) calculated for the specified
auto seismic load. This item is only available after the analysis has been run.
Table: Auto Seismic - NBCC95

Field: LoadPat
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Label of the load pattern to which the specified auto seismic load applies.

Field: Dir
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This item is either X or Y indicating the global direction in which the specified auto
seismic load acts.

Field: PercentEcc
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The percentage eccentricity applicable to all rigid diaphragms. This item only applies if
the Dir item indicates that there is eccentricity. Note that if the EccOverride item is Yes,
then this eccentricity may be overwritten for some diaphragms.

Field: EccOverride
Field is Imported: No
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

This item indicates if the percentage eccentricity specified by the PercentEcc item is
overwritten for any of the rigid diaphragms in the model.

Field: StructType
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This is either Mom Frame or Other indicating the type of structure.

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Field: PeriodCalc
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This item indicates the method used to determine the building period for use in calculating
the magnitude of the auto seismic load. It is either Approximate, Prog Calc (short for
program calculated), or User.

Field: Ds
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Absolute Distance (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

Length of wall or braced frame which constitutes the main lateral-force resisting system.

Field: UserT
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Other Time (Seconds) (Time-Related section of form)
Units: Sec

The user-defined value of the building period used in calculating the magnitude of the auto
seismic load.

Field: UserZ
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

This item is Yes if the TopZ and BotZ items are specified by the user. It is No if these
items are automatically calculated by the program. The program calculated values put
TopZ at the maximum global Z-coordinate found for all point objects in the structure and
BotZ at the minimum global Z-coordinate.

Field: MaxZ
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Coordinates (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The global Z-coordinate at the highest level where auto seismic loads are applied. This
item only applies when the Z values are user defined.

Field: MinZ
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Coordinates (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The global Z-coordinate at the lowest level where auto seismic loads are applied. This
item only applies when the Z values are user defined.

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Field: R
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

NBCC 95 force modification factor.

Field: Za
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

NBCC95 acceleration-related seismic zone.

Field: Zv
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

NBCC95 velocity-related seismic zone.

Field: VType
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This item indicates whether the NBCC95 zonal velocity ratio is program calculated based
on Zv, or it is user-defined.

Field: V
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

NBCC95 zonal velocity ratio.

Field: I
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

NBCC95 importance factor.

Field: F
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

NBCC95 foundation factor.

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Field: VeOverWUsed
Field is Imported: No
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The Ve factor divided by W (weight) used to calculate the base shear. This item is only
available after the analysis has been run.

Field: WeightUsed
Field is Imported: No
Format: Weight (Mass and Weight section of form)
Units: Force

The seismic weight of the structure used to calculate the seismic base shear. This item is
only available after the analysis has been run.

Field: BaseShear
Field is Imported: No
Format: Force (Forces section of form)
Units: Force

The base shear calculated for the specified auto seismic load. This item is only available
after the analysis has been run.

Field: FtUsed
Field is Imported: No
Format: Force (Forces section of form)
Units: Force

The Ft force (concentrated force at the top of the building) calculated for the specified
auto seismic load. This item is only available after the analysis has been run.
Table: Auto Seismic - NEHRP97

Field: LoadPat
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Label of the load pattern to which the specified auto seismic load applies.

Field: Dir
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This item is either X or Y indicating the global direction in which the specified auto
seismic load acts.

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Field: PercentEcc
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The percentage eccentricity applicable to all rigid diaphragms. This item only applies if
the Dir item indicates that there is eccentricity. Note that if the EccOverride item is Yes,
then this eccentricity may be overwritten for some diaphragms.

Field: EccOverride
Field is Imported: No
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

This item indicates if the percentage eccentricity specified by the PercentEcc item is
overwritten for any of the rigid diaphragms in the model.

Field: PeriodCalc
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This item indicates the method used to determine the building period for use in calculating
the magnitude of the auto seismic load. It is either Method A, Prog Calc (short for
program calculated), or User.

Field: Ct
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The Ct factor used in calculating the building period (in English units).

Field: UserT
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Other Time (Seconds) (Time-Related section of form)
Units: Sec

The user-defined value of the building period used in calculating the magnitude of the auto
seismic load.

Field: UserZ
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

This item is Yes if the TopZ and BotZ items are specified by the user. It is No if these
items are automatically calculated by the program. The program calculated values put

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TopZ at the maximum global Z-coordinate found for all point objects in the structure and
BotZ at the minimum global Z-coordinate.

Field: MaxZ
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Coordinates (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The global Z-coordinate at the highest level where auto seismic loads are applied. This
item only applies when the Z values are user defined.

Field: MinZ
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Coordinates (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The global Z-coordinate at the lowest level where auto seismic loads are applied. This
item only applies when the Z values are user defined.

Field: R
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The NEHRP97 response modification factor.

Field: SeisGroup
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The NEHRP97 seismic group.

Field: SiteClass
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The NEHRP97 site class.

Field: Ss
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The NEHRP97 mapped spectral acceleration for short periods.

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Field: S1
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The NEHRP97 mapped spectral acceleration for a one second period.

Field: Fa
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The NEHRP97 site coefficient, Fa.

Field: Fv
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The NEHRP97 site coefficient, Fv.

Field: TUsed
Field is Imported: No
Format: Other Time (Seconds) (Time-Related section of form)
Units: Sec

The period used to calculate the seismic base shear. This item is only available after the
analysis has been run.

Field: CoeffUsed
Field is Imported: No
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

NEHRP97 coefficient Cs used to calculate the seismic base shear. This item is only
available after the analysis has been run.

Field: WeightUsed
Field is Imported: No
Format: Weight (Mass and Weight section of form)
Units: Force

The seismic weight of the structure used to calculate the seismic base shear. This item is
only available after the analysis has been run.

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Field: BaseShear
Field is Imported: No
Format: Force (Forces section of form)
Units: Force

The base shear calculated for the specified auto seismic load. This item is only available
after the analysis has been run.
Table: Auto Seismic - NZS 1170 2004

Field: LoadPat
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Label of the load pattern to which the specified auto seismic load applies.

Field: Dir
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This item is either X or Y indicating the global direction in which the specified auto
seismic load acts.

Field: PercentEcc
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The percentage eccentricity applicable to all rigid diaphragms. This item only applies if
the Dir item indicates that there is eccentricity. Note that if the EccOverride item is Yes,
then this eccentricity may be overwritten for some diaphragms.

Field: EccOverride
Field is Imported: No
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

This item indicates if the percentage eccentricity specified by the PercentEcc item is
overwritten for any of the rigid diaphragms in the model.

Field: PeriodCalc
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This item indicates the method used to determine the building period for use in calculating
the magnitude of the auto seismic load. It is either Approximate, Prog Calc (short for
program calculated), or User.

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Field: UserT
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Other Time (Seconds) (Time-Related section of form)
Units: Sec

The user-defined value of the building period used in calculating the magnitude of the auto
seismic load.

Field: UserZ
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

This item is Yes if the TopZ and BotZ items are specified by the user. It is No if these
items are automatically calculated by the program. The program calculated values put
TopZ at the maximum global Z-coordinate found for all point objects in the structure and
BotZ at the minimum global Z-coordinate.

Field: MaxZ
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Coordinates (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The global Z-coordinate at the highest level where auto seismic loads are applied. This
item only applies when the Z values are user defined.

Field: MinZ
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Coordinates (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The global Z-coordinate at the lowest level where auto seismic loads are applied. This
item only applies when the Z values are user defined.

Field: SiteClass
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This is either A, B, C, D or E indicating the Site Sub Soil Class.

Field: Z
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The NZS 1170.5 2004 hazard factor specified in clause 3.1.4.

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Field: R
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The NZS 1170.5 2004 return period factor specified in clause 3.1.5.

Field: D
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Distance to fault [km] used to calculate the NZS 1170.5 2004 near fault factor specified in
clause 3.1.6.

Field: StPerFact
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The NZS 1170.5 2004 structure performance factor, Sp.

Field: StDucFact
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The NZS 1170.5 2004 structure ductility factor, u.

Field: TUsed
Field is Imported: No
Format: Other Time (Seconds) (Time-Related section of form)
Units: Sec

The period used to calculate the seismic base shear. This item is only available after the
analysis has been run.

Field: CoeffUsed
Field is Imported: No
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

NZS 1170.4 2004 coefficient Cd(T) used to calculate the seismic base shear. This item is
only available after the analysis has been run.

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Field: WeightUsed
Field is Imported: No
Format: Weight (Mass and Weight section of form)
Units: Force

The seismic weight of the structure used to calculate the seismic base shear. This item is
only available after the analysis has been run.

Field: BaseShear
Field is Imported: No
Format: Force (Forces section of form)
Units: Force

The base shear calculated for the specified auto seismic load. This item is only available
after the analysis has been run.
Table: Auto Seismic - UBC94

Field: LoadPat
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Label of the load pattern to which the specified auto seismic load applies.

Field: Dir
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This item is either X or Y indicating the global direction in which the specified auto
seismic load acts.

Field: PercentEcc
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The percentage eccentricity applicable to all rigid diaphragms. This item only applies if
the Dir item indicates that there is eccentricity. Note that if the EccOverride item is Yes,
then this eccentricity may be overwritten for some diaphragms.

Field: EccOverride
Field is Imported: No
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

This item indicates if the percentage eccentricity specified by the PercentEcc item is
overwritten for any of the rigid diaphragms in the model.

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Field: PeriodCalc
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This item indicates the method used to determine the building period for use in calculating
the magnitude of the auto seismic load. It is either Method A, Prog Calc (short for
program calculated), or User.

Field: Ct
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The Ct factor used in calculating the building period (in English units).

Field: UserT
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Other Time (Seconds) (Time-Related section of form)
Units: Sec

The user-defined value of the building period used in calculating the magnitude of the auto
seismic load.

Field: UserZ
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

This item is Yes if the TopZ and BotZ items are specified by the user. It is No if these
items are automatically calculated by the program. The program calculated values put
TopZ at the maximum global Z-coordinate found for all point objects in the structure and
BotZ at the minimum global Z-coordinate.

Field: MaxZ
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Coordinates (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The global Z-coordinate at the highest level where auto seismic loads are applied. This
item only applies when the Z values are user defined.

Field: MinZ
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Coordinates (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The global Z-coordinate at the lowest level where auto seismic loads are applied. This
item only applies when the Z values are user defined.

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Field: Rw
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The UBC94 numerical factor, Rw.

Field: Z
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The UBC94 seismic zone factor.

Field: S
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The UBC94 site coefficient for soil characteristics.

Field: I
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The UBC94 importance factor.

Field: TUsed
Field is Imported: No
Format: Other Time (Seconds) (Time-Related section of form)
Units: Sec

The period used to calculate the seismic base shear. This item is only available after the
analysis has been run.

Field: CoeffUsed
Field is Imported: No
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

UBC94 coefficient C used to calculate the seismic base shear. This item is only available
after the analysis has been run.

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Field: WeightUsed
Field is Imported: No
Format: Weight (Mass and Weight section of form)
Units: Force

The seismic weight of the structure used to calculate the seismic base shear. This item is
only available after the analysis has been run.

Field: BaseShear
Field is Imported: No
Format: Force (Forces section of form)
Units: Force

The base shear calculated for the specified auto seismic load. This item is only available
after the analysis has been run.

Field: FtUsed
Field is Imported: No
Format: Force (Forces section of form)
Units: Force

The Ft force (concentrated force at the top of the building) calculated for the specified
auto seismic load. This item is only available after the analysis has been run.
Table: Auto Seismic - UBC97

Field: LoadPat
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Label of the load pattern to which the specified auto seismic load applies.

Field: Dir
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This item is either X or Y indicating the global direction in which the specified auto
seismic load acts.

Field: PercentEcc
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The percentage eccentricity applicable to all rigid diaphragms. This item only applies if
the Dir item indicates that there is eccentricity. Note that if the EccOverride item is Yes,
then this eccentricity may be overwritten for some diaphragms.

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Field: EccOverride
Field is Imported: No
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

This item indicates if the percentage eccentricity specified by the PercentEcc item is
overwritten for any of the rigid diaphragms in the model.

Field: PeriodCalc
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This item indicates the method used to determine the building period for use in calculating
the magnitude of the auto seismic load. It is either Method A, Prog Calc (short for
program calculated), or User.

Field: Ct
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The Ct factor used in calculating the building period (in English units).

Field: UserT
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Other Time (Seconds) (Time-Related section of form)
Units: Sec

The user-defined value of the building period used in calculating the magnitude of the auto
seismic load.

Field: UserZ
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

This item is Yes if the TopZ and BotZ items are specified by the user. It is No if these
items are automatically calculated by the program. The program calculated values put
TopZ at the maximum global Z-coordinate found for all point objects in the structure and
BotZ at the minimum global Z-coordinate.

Field: MaxZ
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Coordinates (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The global Z-coordinate at the highest level where auto seismic loads are applied. This
item only applies when the Z values are user defined.

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Field: MinZ
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Coordinates (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The global Z-coordinate at the lowest level where auto seismic loads are applied. This
item only applies when the Z values are user defined.

Field: R
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The UBC97 overstrength factor.

Field: SoilType
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The UBC97 soil profile type.

Field: Z
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The UBC97 seismic zone factor.

Field: Ca
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The UBC97 coefficient, Ca.

Field: Cv
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The UBC97 coefficient, Cv.

Field: SourceType
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The UBC97 seismic source type.

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Field: SourceDist
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: km

The distance to the closest known seismic source in kilometers.

Field: Na
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The UBC97 near source factor, Na.

Field: Nv
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The UBC97 near source factor, Nv.

Field: I
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The UBC97 importance factor.

Field: TUsed
Field is Imported: No
Format: Other Time (Seconds) (Time-Related section of form)
Units: Sec

The period used to calculate the seismic base shear. This item is only available after the
analysis has been run.

Field: WeightUsed
Field is Imported: No
Format: Weight (Mass and Weight section of form)
Units: Force

The seismic weight of the structure used to calculate the seismic base shear. This item is
only available after the analysis has been run.

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Field: BaseShear
Field is Imported: No
Format: Force (Forces section of form)
Units: Force

The base shear calculated for the specified auto seismic load. This item is only available
after the analysis has been run.

Field: FtUsed
Field is Imported: No
Format: Force (Forces section of form)
Units: Force

The Ft force (concentrated force at the top of the building) calculated for the specified
auto seismic load. This item is only available after the analysis has been run.
Table: Auto Seismic - UBC97 Isolated

Field: LoadPat
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Label of the load pattern to which the specified auto seismic load applies.

Field: Dir
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This item is either X or Y indicating the global direction in which the specified auto
seismic load acts.

Field: PercentEcc
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The percentage eccentricity applicable to all rigid diaphragms. This item only applies if
the Dir item indicates that there is eccentricity. Note that if the EccOverride item is Yes,
then this eccentricity may be overwritten for some diaphragms.

Field: EccOverride
Field is Imported: No
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

This item indicates if the percentage eccentricity specified by the PercentEcc item is
overwritten for any of the rigid diaphragms in the model.

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Field: UserZ
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

This item is Yes if the TopZ and BotZ items are specified by the user. It is No if these
items are automatically calculated by the program. The program calculated values put
TopZ at the maximum global Z-coordinate found for all point objects in the structure and
BotZ at the minimum global Z-coordinate.

Field: MaxZ
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Coordinates (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The global Z-coordinate at the highest level where auto seismic loads are applied. This
item only applies when the Z values are user defined.

Field: MinZ
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Coordinates (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The global Z-coordinate at the lowest level where auto seismic loads are applied. This
item only applies when the Z values are user defined.

Field: Ri
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The UBC97 overstrength factor for isolated buildings specified in UBC97 Table A-16-E.

Field: Bd
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The UBC97 coefficient for damping specified in UBC97 Table A-16-C.

Field: Kmax
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Translational Stiffness (Stiffness section of form)
Units: Force/Length

Maximum effective stiffness of the isolation system.

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Field: Kmin
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Translational Stiffness (Stiffness section of form)
Units: Force/Length

Minimum effective stiffness of the isolation system.

Field: SoilType
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The UBC97 soil profile type.

Field: Z
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The UBC97 seismic zone factor.

Field: Cvd
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The UBC97 coefficient, Cv.

Field: SourceType
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The UBC97 seismic source type.

Field: SourceDist
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: km

The distance to the closest known seismic source in kilometers.

Field: Nv
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The UBC97 near source factor, Nv.

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Field: WeightUsed
Field is Imported: No
Format: Weight (Mass and Weight section of form)
Units: Force

The seismic weight of the structure used to calculate the seismic base shear. This item is
only available after the analysis has been run.

Field: BaseShear
Field is Imported: No
Format: Force (Forces section of form)
Units: Force

The base shear calculated for the specified auto seismic load. This item is only available
after the analysis has been run.
Table: Auto Seismic - User Coefficient

Field: LoadPat
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Label of the load pattern to which the specified auto seismic load applies.

Field: Dir
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This item is either X or Y indicating the global direction in which the specified auto
seismic load acts.

Field: PercentEcc
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The percentage eccentricity applicable to all rigid diaphragms. This item only applies if
the Dir item indicates that there is eccentricity. Note that if the EccOverride item is Yes,
then this eccentricity may be overwritten for some diaphragms.

Field: EccOverride
Field is Imported: No
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

This item indicates if the percentage eccentricity specified by the PercentEcc item is
overwritten for any of the rigid diaphragms in the model.

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Field: UserZ
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

This item is Yes if the TopZ and BotZ items are specified by the user. It is No if these
items are automatically calculated by the program. The program calculated values put
TopZ at the maximum global Z-coordinate found for all point objects in the structure and
BotZ at the minimum global Z-coordinate.

Field: MaxZ
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Coordinates (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The global Z-coordinate at the highest level where auto seismic loads are applied. This
item only applies when the Z values are user defined.

Field: MinZ
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Coordinates (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The global Z-coordinate at the lowest level where auto seismic loads are applied. This
item only applies when the Z values are user defined.

Field: C
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The user-defined base shear coefficient (V = CW).

Field: K
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The user-defined exponent applied to the story height.

Field: WeightUsed
Field is Imported: No
Format: Weight (Mass and Weight section of form)
Units: Force

The seismic weight of the structure used to calculate the seismic base shear. This item is
only available after the analysis has been run.

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Field: BaseShear
Field is Imported: No
Format: Force (Forces section of form)
Units: Force

The base shear calculated for the specified auto seismic load. This item is only available
after the analysis has been run.
Table: Auto Seismic - User Loads

Field: LoadPat
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Label of the load pattern to which the specified auto seismic load applies.

Field: Diaphragm
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of the diaphragm to which the load is applied.

Field: DiaphragmZ
Field is Imported: No
Format: Coordinates (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The global Z-coordinate of the specified diaphragm.

Field: AppPoint
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This item is either CM (short for center of mass) or User indicating the application point
of the load.

Field: AddEcc
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The additional eccentricity ratio added to the specified load. This added eccentricity
causes an MZ moment in the plane of the diaphragm. This item is only applicable when
the user seismic load is applied at the center of mass.

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Field: FX
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Force (Forces section of form)
Units: Force

The force applied to the diaphragm in the global X direction.

Field: FY
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Force (Forces section of form)
Units: Force

The force applied to the diaphragm in the global Y direction.

Field: MZ
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Moment (Forces section of form)
Units: Force-Length

The moment applied to the diaphragm about the global Z axis.

Field: X
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Coordinates (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The user-defined global X coordinate of the load application point.

Field: Y
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Coordinates (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The user-defined global Y coordinate of the load application point.

Field: BaseShear
Field is Imported: No
Format: Force (Forces section of form)
Units: Force

The base shear calculated for the specified auto seismic load. This item is only available
after the analysis has been run.
Table: Auto Seismic Eccentricity Overrides

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Field: LoadPat
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Label of the load pattern to which the specified load applies.

Field: AutoLdType
Field is Imported: No
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This item is either User Coeff, User Loads or the name of the code considered for the
specified load pattern.

Field: Diaphragm
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of the horizontal rigid diaphragm constraint to which the specified eccentricity
applies.

Field: Eccen
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Absolute Distance (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

User-specified eccentricity for the specified rigid diaphragm constraint. Note that this
eccentricity is specified as an absolute length, not a percentage of the structure dimension.
Table: Auto Seismic Loads To Groups

Field: LoadPat
Field is Imported: No
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Label of the load pattern to which the specified load applies.

Field: AutoLdType
Field is Imported: No
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This item is either User Coeff, User Loads or the name of the code considered for the
specified load pattern.

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Field: Group
Field is Imported: No
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of the group to which the specified load applies.

Field: GroupAvgZ
Field is Imported: No
Format: Coordinates (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The average global Z coordinate of all point objects included in the specified group.

Field: FX
Field is Imported: No
Format: Force (Forces section of form)
Units: Force

The applied auto seismic force acting in the global X direction at the specified point.

Field: FY
Field is Imported: No
Format: Force (Forces section of form)
Units: Force

The applied auto seismic force acting in the global Y direction at the specified point.

Field: FZ
Field is Imported: No
Format: Force (Forces section of form)
Units: Force

The applied auto seismic force acting in the global Z direction at the specified point.

Field: MX
Field is Imported: No
Format: Moment (Forces section of form)
Units: Force-Length

The applied auto seismic force acting in the global X axis at the specified point.

Field: MY
Field is Imported: No
Format: Moment (Forces section of form)
Units: Force-Length

The applied auto seismic force acting in the global Y axis at the specified point.

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Field: MZ
Field is Imported: No
Format: Moment (Forces section of form)
Units: Force-Length

The applied auto seismic force acting in the global Z axis at the specified point.

Field: X
Field is Imported: No
Format: Coordinates (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The global X coordinate of the point at which the auto seismic group forces and moments
are reported.

Field: Y
Field is Imported: No
Format: Coordinates (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The global Y coordinate of the point at which the auto seismic group forces and moments
are reported.

Field: Z
Field is Imported: No
Format: Coordinates (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The global Z coordinate of the point at which the auto seismic group forces and moments
are reported.
Table: Auto Seismic Loads To Horizontal Diaphragms

Field: LoadPat
Field is Imported: No
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Label of the load pattern to which the specified load applies.

Field: AutoLdType
Field is Imported: No
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This item is either User Coeff, User Loads or the name of the code considered for the
specified load pattern.

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Field: Diaphragm
Field is Imported: No
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of the horizontal rigid diaphragm constraint to which the specified load applies.

Field: DiaphragmZ
Field is Imported: No
Format: Coordinates (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The global Z-coordinate of the specified diaphragm.

Field: FX
Field is Imported: No
Format: Force (Forces section of form)
Units: Force

The applied auto seismic force acting in the global X direction at the specified point.

Field: FY
Field is Imported: No
Format: Force (Forces section of form)
Units: Force

The applied auto seismic force acting in the global Y direction at the specified point.

Field: FZ
Field is Imported: No
Format: Force (Forces section of form)
Units: Force

The applied auto seismic force acting in the global Z direction at the specified point.

Field: MX
Field is Imported: No
Format: Moment (Forces section of form)
Units: Force-Length

The applied auto seismic force acting in the global X axis at the specified point.

Field: MY
Field is Imported: No
Format: Moment (Forces section of form)
Units: Force-Length

The applied auto seismic force acting in the global Y axis at the specified point.

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Field: MZ
Field is Imported: No
Format: Moment (Forces section of form)
Units: Force-Length

The applied auto seismic force acting in the global Z axis at the specified point.

Field: X
Field is Imported: No
Format: Coordinates (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The global X coordinate of the point at which the auto seismic diaphragm forces and
moments are reported.

Field: Y
Field is Imported: No
Format: Coordinates (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The global Y coordinate of the point at which the auto seismic diaphragm forces and
moments are reported.

Field: Z
Field is Imported: No
Format: Coordinates (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The global Z coordinate of the point at which the auto seismic diaphragm forces and
moments are reported.
Table: Auto Seismic Loads To Joints

Field: LoadPat
Field is Imported: No
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Label of the load pattern to which the specified load applies.

Field: AutoLdType
Field is Imported: No
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This item is either User Coeff, User Loads or the name of the code considered for the
specified load pattern.

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Field: JointElem
Field is Imported: No
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of the joint element in the SAP analysis model to which the specified auto
seismic force is applied.

Field: Joint
Field is Imported: No
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of the joint object associated with the specified joint element, if any.

Field: FX
Field is Imported: No
Format: Force (Forces section of form)
Units: Force

The applied auto seismic force acting in the global X direction at the specified point.

Field: FY
Field is Imported: No
Format: Force (Forces section of form)
Units: Force

The applied auto seismic force acting in the global Y direction at the specified point.

Field: FZ
Field is Imported: No
Format: Force (Forces section of form)
Units: Force

The applied auto seismic force acting in the global Z direction at the specified point.

Field: MX
Field is Imported: No
Format: Moment (Forces section of form)
Units: Force-Length

The applied auto seismic force acting in the global X axis at the specified point.

Field: MY
Field is Imported: No
Format: Moment (Forces section of form)
Units: Force-Length

The applied auto seismic force acting in the global Y axis at the specified point.

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Field: MZ
Field is Imported: No
Format: Moment (Forces section of form)
Units: Force-Length

The applied auto seismic force acting in the global Z axis at the specified point.

Field: X
Field is Imported: No
Format: Coordinates (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The global X coordinate of the point at which the auto seismic joint element forces and
moments are reported.

Field: Y
Field is Imported: No
Format: Coordinates (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The global Y coordinate of the point at which the auto seismic joint element forces and
moments are reported.

Field: Z
Field is Imported: No
Format: Coordinates (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The global Z coordinate of the point at which the auto seismic joint element forces and
moments are reported.
Table: Auto Wave 1 - General

Field: LoadPat
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Label of the load pattern to which the specified auto wave load applies.

Field: WaveChar
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Label of a set of wave characteristics data.

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Field: Current
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This is either None or the label of a set of wave current profile data. None means that no
current is considered for this auto wave load.

Field: MarineGrow
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This is either None or the label of a set of wave marine growth profile data. None means
that no marine growth is considered for this auto wave load (unless it is specified as a
wave overwrite).

Field: DICoeff
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This is either API Default or the label of a set of wave drag and inertia coefficient profile
data.

API Default means that the program uses a drag and inertia coefficients of 0.65 and 1.6,
respectively for Rough. Smooth conditions are assumed above the specified high tide
elevation and rough conditions are assumed below.

Field: WaveWind
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This is either None or the label of a set of wave wind data. None means that no wind is
considered for this auto wave load.

Field: BuoyLoad
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

This item is Yes if buoyant loads are included as part of the wave load. Otherwise it is No.

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Field: LoadDisc
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Absolute Distance (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The maximum discretization length for distributed wave loads applied to objects. A value
is calculated for the distributed load at locations along an object not exceeding the
discretization length. The magnitude of the distributed wave load is assumed to vary
linearly between these calculated locations.

Field: InitCrestX
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Coordinates (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The global X coordinate of a point on the initial wave crest.

Field: InitCrestY
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Coordinates (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The global Y coordinate of a point on the initial wave crest.

Field: NumPos
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The total number of wave crest positions considered for this auto wave load.

If only one position is considered then it is the wave crest position defined by the
InitCrestX and InitCrestY items.

If multiple positions are considered then the wave length is divided by the number of
positions considered to create equal length segments along the wave length. The wave
crest is then considered at positions located at the beginning of each of these wave
segments. For example, if four positions are considered, then the wave crest is located at
0, 1/4, 1/2 and 3/4 points of the wave length.

Field: DirAngle
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Angles (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Degrees

The direction that the wave is moving measured counterclockwise from the global X axis.

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Field: VertDatum
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Coordinates (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The global Z coordinate at which the wave vertical datum is located. The wave vertical
datum is used as a reference elevation for all other wave vertical elevations.

Field: MLFromDatum
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Absolute Distance (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The elevation of the mudline measured from the wave vertical datum. Positive elevations
are above the datum.

Field: HTFromDatum
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Absolute Distance (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The elevation of the high tide measured from the wave vertical datum. Positive elevations
are above the datum.

Field: WWtDensity
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Weight/Volume (Mass and Weight section of form)
Units: Force/Length3

The water weight density.


Table: Auto Wave 2 - Tabular Display

Field: LoadPat
Field is Imported: No
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Label of the load pattern to which the specified auto wave load applies.

Field: HLoc
Field is Imported: No
Format: Coordinates (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The horizontal (X) coordinate of the considered point in the wave coordinate system.

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Field: VFromDatum
Field is Imported: No
Format: Absolute Distance (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The vertical (Z) coordinate of the considered point in the wave coordinate system. This is
the distance from the wave vertical datum to the considered point. Positive distances
mean the considered point is above the datum.

Field: HWaveVel
Field is Imported: No
Format: Velocity-Trans (Time-Related section of form)
Units: Length/sec

The horizontal velocity of the wave (not including the current) at the considered point.

Field: HCurrVel
Field is Imported: No
Format: Velocity-Trans (Time-Related section of form)
Units: Length/sec

The horizontal velocity of the current, in the direction of the WAVE, at the considered
point.

Field: HTotalVel
Field is Imported: No
Format: Velocity-Trans (Time-Related section of form)
Units: Length/sec

The total horizontal velocity at the considered point. This is the sum of the wave velocity
and the component of current velocity in the direction of the wave.

Field: HWaveAcc
Field is Imported: No
Format: Acceleration-Trans (Time-Related section of form)
Units: Length/sec2

The horizontal acceleration of the wave at the considered point.

Field: VWaveVel
Field is Imported: No
Format: Velocity-Trans (Time-Related section of form)
Units: Length/sec

The vertical velocity of the wave at the considered point.

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Field: VWaveAcc
Field is Imported: No
Format: Acceleration-Trans (Time-Related section of form)
Units: Length/sec2

The vertical acceleration of the wave at the considered point.

Field: Pressure
Field is Imported: No
Format: Force/Area (Forces section of form)
Units: Force/Length2

The hydrostatic pressure at the considered point.


Table: Auto Wave 3 - Wave Characteristics - General

Field: WaveChar
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Label of a set of wave characteristics data.

Field: WaveType
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This is either From Theory or User indicating the wave type considered.

Field: KinFactor
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The wave kinematics factor. This factor accounts for wave directional spreading and
irregularity in the wave profile shape.

Field: SWaterDepth
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Absolute Distance (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The storm water depth. The mean storm water level (MSWL) is at a distance equal to the
storm water depth above the mudline.

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Field: WaveHeight
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Absolute Distance (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The wave height. The distance from mean storm water level (see the SWaterDepth item) to
the top of the wave is equal to one-half the wave height.

This item only applies when the WaveType item is From Theory.

Field: WavePeriod
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Other Time (Seconds) (Time-Related section of form)
Units: Sec

The wave period as it appears to a stationary observer, that is, as it appears to an observer
who is NOT moving with the current.

This item only applies when the WaveType item is From Theory.

Field: WaveTheory
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This is either Linear, Stokes or Cnoidal indicating the wave theory used.

This item only applies when the WaveType item is From Theory.

Field: TheoryOrd
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

If the WaveTheory item is Stokes or Cnoidal then this is the order of the wave theory.

This item only applies when the WaveType item is From Theory and when the
WaveTheory item is either Stokes or Cnoidal.
Table: Auto Wave 4 - Wave Characteristics - User Horizontal Coordinates

Field: WaveChar
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Label of a set of wave characteristics data.

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Field: HLoc
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Coordinates (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The horizontal (X) coordinate of the considered point in the wave coordinate system.

Field: SFromDatum
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Absolute Distance (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The elevation of the wave surface measured from the wave vertical datum. Positive
elevations are above the datum.
Table: Auto Wave 5 - Wave Characteristics - User Vertical Coordinates

Field: WaveChar
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Label of a set of wave characteristics data.

Field: VFromDatum
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Absolute Distance (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The vertical (Z) coordinate of the considered point in the wave coordinate system. This is
the distance from the wave vertical datum to the considered point. Positive distances
mean the considered point is above the datum.
Table: Auto Wave 6 - Wave Characteristics - User Wave Data

Field: WaveChar
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Label of a set of wave characteristics data.

Field: HLoc
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Coordinates (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The horizontal (X) coordinate of the considered point in the wave coordinate system.

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Field: VFromDatum
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Absolute Distance (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The vertical (Z) coordinate of the considered point in the wave coordinate system. This is
the distance from the wave vertical datum to the considered point. Positive distances
mean the considered point is above the datum.

Field: HWaveVel
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Velocity-Trans (Time-Related section of form)
Units: Length/sec

The horizontal velocity of the wave (not including the current) at the considered point.

Field: HWaveAcc
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Acceleration-Trans (Time-Related section of form)
Units: Length/sec2

The horizontal acceleration of the wave at the considered point.

Field: VWaveVel
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Velocity-Trans (Time-Related section of form)
Units: Length/sec

The vertical velocity of the wave at the considered point.

Field: VWaveAcc
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Acceleration-Trans (Time-Related section of form)
Units: Length/sec2

The vertical acceleration of the wave at the considered point.

Field: Pressure
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Force/Area (Forces section of form)
Units: Force/Length2

The hydrostatic pressure at the considered point.


Table: Auto Wave 7 - Current Profile

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Field: Current
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Label of a set of wave current profile data.

Field: VFromDatum
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Absolute Distance (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The vertical (Z) coordinate of the considered point in the wave coordinate system. This is
the distance from the wave vertical datum to the considered point. Positive distances
mean the considered point is above the datum.

Field: HCurrVel
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Velocity-Trans (Time-Related section of form)
Units: Length/sec

The horizontal velocity of the current, in the direction of the CURRENT, at the considered
point.

Field: DirAngle
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Angles (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Degrees

The direction that the current is moving measured counterclockwise from the global X
axis.

Field: BlockFact
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The current blockage factor.

Field: StretchOpt
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This is either Linear or Nonlinear indicating the current stretching option used.
Table: Auto Wave 8 - Marine Growth

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Field: MarineGrow
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Label of a set of wave marine growth profile data.

Field: VFromDatum
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Absolute Distance (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The vertical (Z) coordinate of the considered point in the wave coordinate system. This is
the distance from the wave vertical datum to the considered point. Positive distances
mean the considered point is above the datum.

Field: Thickness
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The marine growth thickness at the specified elevation.


Table: Auto Wave 9 - Drag And Inertia Coefficients

Field: DICoeff
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Label of a set of wave drag and inertia coefficient profile data.

Field: VFromDatum
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Absolute Distance (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The vertical (Z) coordinate of the considered point in the wave coordinate system. This is
the distance from the wave vertical datum to the considered point. Positive distances
mean the considered point is above the datum.

Field: DragCoeff
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The drag coefficient at the specified elevation.

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Field: InerCoeff
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The inertia (mass) coefficient at the specified elevation.


Table: Auto Wave 10 - Wave Wind Loads

Field: WaveWind
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Label of a set of wave wind data.

Field: DirAngle
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Angles (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Degrees

The direction that the wind is moving measured counterclockwise from the global X axis.

Field: MeanSpeed
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Velocity-Trans (Time-Related section of form)
Units: Length/sec

The one hour mean wind speed at 32.8 ft (10 m).

Field: AvgTimePer
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Other Time (Seconds) (Time-Related section of form)
Units: Sec

The averaging time period, t, for the wind. 0 < t <= 3600 sec.

Field: AirMassDen
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Mass/Volume (Mass and Weight section of form)
Units: Force-Sec2/Length4

The mass density of air.

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Field: TypShapeCo
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The typical wind shape coefficient. This shape coefficient is used for all objects unless it
is overwritten.
Table: Auto Wind - API 4F

Field: LoadPat
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Label of the load pattern to which the specified auto wind load applies.

Field: ExposeFrom
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This item is either Areas, Frames, or Areas And Frames. Areas means that the wind
exposure is based on user-defined wind pressure coefficients assigned to area objects.
Frames means that the wind load is applied to frame objects assuming that the structure is
an open structure.

Field: Angle
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Angles (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Degrees

Field: UserZ
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

This item is Yes if the TopZ and BotZ items are specified by the user. It is No if these
items are automatically calculated by the program. The program calculated values put
TopZ at the maximum global Z-coordinate found for all point objects in the structure and
BotZ at the minimum global Z-coordinate.

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Field: MaxZ
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Coordinates (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The global Z-coordinate at the highest level where auto wind loads are applied. This item
only applies when the Z values are user defined.

Field: MinZ
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Coordinates (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The global Z-coordinate at the lowest level where auto wind loads are applied. This item
only applies when the Z values are user defined.

Field: WindVel
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The design reference wind velocity in knots, Vref.

Field: SSLMult
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The structural safety level multiplier, alpha.

Field: ShieldFact
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The shielding factor.


Table: Auto Wind - ASCE7-88

Field: LoadPat
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Label of the load pattern to which the specified auto wind load applies.

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Field: ExposeFrom
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This item is either Diaphragms or Areaobjects. Diaphragms means that the wind exposure
is based on the extent of the rigid diaphragms. Areaobjects means that the wind exposure
is based on user-defined wind pressure coefficients assigned to area objects.

Field: Angle
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Angles (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Degrees

Field: WindwardCp
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The windward wind pressure coefficient. This item only applies if the ExposeFrom item
is Diaphragms.

Field: LeewardCp
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The leeward wind pressure coefficient. This item only applies if the ExposeFrom item is
Diaphragms.

Field: UserZ
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

This item is Yes if the TopZ and BotZ items are specified by the user. It is No if these
items are automatically calculated by the program. The program calculated values put
TopZ at the maximum global Z-coordinate found for all point objects in the structure and
BotZ at the minimum global Z-coordinate.

Field: MaxZ
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Coordinates (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The global Z-coordinate at the highest level where auto wind loads are applied. This item
only applies when the Z values are user defined.

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Field: MinZ
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Coordinates (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The global Z-coordinate at the lowest level where auto wind loads are applied. This item
only applies when the Z values are user defined.

Field: WindSpeed
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: mph

The basic wind speed in mph.

Field: Exposure
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

ASCE7-88 wind exposure type.

Field: I
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

ASCE7-88 wind importance factor.

Field: GustFactor
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The ASCE7-88 gust factor, G.

Field: ExpWidth
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This item is either User or From Diaphs indicating how the program determines the
exposure width for the wind. From Diaphs means that the program calculates the exposure
width based on the extent of the diaphragm in a direction perpendicular to the wind load.
Table: Auto Wind - ASCE7-95

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Field: LoadPat
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Label of the load pattern to which the specified auto wind load applies.

Field: ExposeFrom
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This item is either Diaphragms or Areaobjects. Diaphragms means that the wind exposure
is based on the extent of the rigid diaphragms. Areaobjects means that the wind exposure
is based on user-defined wind pressure coefficients assigned to area objects.

Field: Angle
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Angles (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Degrees

Field: WindwardCp
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The windward wind pressure coefficient. This item only applies if the ExposeFrom item
is Diaphragms.

Field: LeewardCp
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The leeward wind pressure coefficient. This item only applies if the ExposeFrom item is
Diaphragms.

Field: UserZ
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

This item is Yes if the TopZ and BotZ items are specified by the user. It is No if these
items are automatically calculated by the program. The program calculated values put
TopZ at the maximum global Z-coordinate found for all point objects in the structure and
BotZ at the minimum global Z-coordinate.

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Field: MaxZ
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Coordinates (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The global Z-coordinate at the highest level where auto wind loads are applied. This item
only applies when the Z values are user defined.

Field: MinZ
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Coordinates (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The global Z-coordinate at the lowest level where auto wind loads are applied. This item
only applies when the Z values are user defined.

Field: WindSpeed
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: mph

The basic wind speed in mph.

Field: Exposure
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

ASCE7-95 wind exposure type.

Field: I
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

ASCE7-95 wind importance factor.

Field: Kzt
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The ASCE7-95 topographic factor.

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Field: GustFactor
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The ASCE7-95 gust factor, G.

Field: ExpWidth
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This item is either User or From Diaphs indicating how the program determines the
exposure width for the wind. From Diaphs means that the program calculates the exposure
width based on the extent of the diaphragm in a direction perpendicular to the wind load.
Table: Auto Wind - ASCE7-02

Field: LoadPat
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Label of the load pattern to which the specified auto wind load applies.

Field: ExposeFrom
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This item is either Diaphragms, Areas, Frames, or Areas And Frames. Diaphragms means
that the wind exposure is based on the extent of the rigid diaphragms. Areas means that the
wind exposure is based on user-defined wind pressure coefficients assigned to area
objects. Frames means that the wind load is applied to frame objects assuming that the
structure is an open structure.

Field: Angle
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Angles (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Degrees

Field: WindwardCp
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The windward wind pressure coefficient. This item only applies if the ExposeFrom item
is Diaphragms.

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Field: LeewardCp
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The leeward wind pressure coefficient. This item only applies if the ExposeFrom item is
Diaphragms.

Field: ASCECase
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This item is either 1, 2, 3, 4 or 5 indicating the ASCE case considered as shown in ASCE
7-02 Figure 6-9. Case 5 means that all four cases (1-4) are created.

Field: E1
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The ex ratio (eccentricity) specified in ASCE 7-02 Figure 6-9.

Field: E2
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The ey ratio (eccentricity) specified in ASCE 7-02 Figure 6-9.

Field: UserZ
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

This item is Yes if the TopZ and BotZ items are specified by the user. It is No if these
items are automatically calculated by the program. The program calculated values put
TopZ at the maximum global Z-coordinate found for all point objects in the structure and
BotZ at the minimum global Z-coordinate.

Field: MaxZ
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Coordinates (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The global Z-coordinate at the highest level where auto wind loads are applied. This item
only applies when the Z values are user defined.

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Field: MinZ
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Coordinates (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The global Z-coordinate at the lowest level where auto wind loads are applied. This item
only applies when the Z values are user defined.

Field: WindSpeed
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: mph

The basic wind speed in mph.

Field: Exposure
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

ASCE7-02 wind exposure type.

Field: I
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

ASCE7-02 wind importance factor.

Field: Kzt
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The ASCE7-02 topographic factor.

Field: GustFactor
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The ASCE7-02 gust factor, G.

Field: Kd
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The ASCE7-02 wind directionality factor.

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Field: SolidRatio
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The ratio of solid area to gross area.

Field: ExpWidth
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This item is either User or From Diaphs indicating how the program determines the
exposure width for the wind. From Diaphs means that the program calculates the exposure
width based on the extent of the diaphragm in a direction perpendicular to the wind load.
Table: Auto Wind - ASCE7-05

Field: LoadPat
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Label of the load pattern to which the specified auto wind load applies.

Field: ExposeFrom
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This item is either Diaphragms, Areas, Frames, or Areas And Frames. Diaphragms means
that the wind exposure is based on the extent of the rigid diaphragms. Areas means that the
wind exposure is based on user-defined wind pressure coefficients assigned to area
objects. Frames means that the wind load is applied to frame objects assuming that the
structure is an open structure.

Field: Angle
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Angles (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Degrees

Field: WindwardCp
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The windward wind pressure coefficient. This item only applies if the ExposeFrom item
is Diaphragms.

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Field: LeewardCp
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The leeward wind pressure coefficient. This item only applies if the ExposeFrom item is
Diaphragms.

Field: ASCECase
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This item is either Diaphragms, Areas, Frames, or Areas And Frames. Diaphragms means
that the wind exposure is based on the extent of the rigid diaphragms. Areas means that the
wind exposure is based on user-defined wind pressure coefficients assigned to area
objects. Frames means that the wind load is applied to frame objects assuming that the
structure is an open structure.

Field: E1
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The ex ratio (eccentricity) specified in ASCE 7-05 Figure 6-9.

Field: E2
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The ey ratio (eccentricity) specified in ASCE 7-05 Figure 6-9.

Field: UserZ
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

This item is Yes if the TopZ and BotZ items are specified by the user. It is No if these
items are automatically calculated by the program. The program calculated values put
TopZ at the maximum global Z-coordinate found for all point objects in the structure and
BotZ at the minimum global Z-coordinate.

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Field: MaxZ
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Coordinates (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The global Z-coordinate at the highest level where auto wind loads are applied. This item
only applies when the Z values are user defined.

Field: MinZ
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Coordinates (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The global Z-coordinate at the lowest level where auto wind loads are applied. This item
only applies when the Z values are user defined.

Field: WindSpeed
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: mph

The basic wind speed in mph.

Field: Exposure
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

ASCE7-05 wind exposure type.

Field: I
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

ASCE7-05 wind importance factor.

Field: Kzt
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The ASCE7-05 topographic factor.

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Field: GustFactor
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The ASCE7-05 gust factor, G.

Field: Kd
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The ASCE7-05 wind directionality factor.

Field: SolidRatio
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The ratio of solid area to gross area.

Field: ExpWidth
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This item is either User or From Diaphs indicating how the program determines the
exposure width for the wind. From Diaphs means that the program calculates the exposure
width based on the extent of the diaphragm in a direction perpendicular to the wind load.
Table: Auto Wind - ASCE7-10

Field: LoadPat
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Label of the load pattern to which the specified auto wind load applies.

Field: ExposeFrom
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This item is either Diaphragms, Areas, Frames, or Areas And Frames. Diaphragms means
that the wind exposure is based on the extent of the rigid diaphragms. Areas means that the
wind exposure is based on user-defined wind pressure coefficients assigned to area
objects. Frames means that the wind load is applied to frame objects assuming that the
structure is an open structure.

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Field: Angle
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Angles (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Degrees

Field: WindwardCp
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The windward wind pressure coefficient. This item only applies if the ExposeFrom item
is Diaphragms.

Field: LeewardCp
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The leeward wind pressure coefficient. This item only applies if the ExposeFrom item is
Diaphragms.

Field: ASCECase
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This item is either Diaphragms, Areas, Frames, or Areas And Frames. Diaphragms means
that the wind exposure is based on the extent of the rigid diaphragms. Areas means that the
wind exposure is based on user-defined wind pressure coefficients assigned to area
objects. Frames means that the wind load is applied to frame objects assuming that the
structure is an open structure.

Field: E1
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The ex ratio (eccentricity) specified in ASCE 7-05 Figure 6-9.

Field: E2
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The ey ratio (eccentricity) specified in ASCE 7-05 Figure 6-9.

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Field: UserZ
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

This item is Yes if the TopZ and BotZ items are specified by the user. It is No if these
items are automatically calculated by the program. The program calculated values put
TopZ at the maximum global Z-coordinate found for all point objects in the structure and
BotZ at the minimum global Z-coordinate.

Field: MaxZ
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Coordinates (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The global Z-coordinate at the highest level where auto wind loads are applied. This item
only applies when the Z values are user defined.

Field: MinZ
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Coordinates (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The global Z-coordinate at the lowest level where auto wind loads are applied. This item
only applies when the Z values are user defined.

Field: WindSpeed
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: mph

The basic wind speed in mph.

Field: Exposure
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

ASCE7-10 wind exposure type.

Field: I
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

ASCE7-10 wind importance factor.

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Field: Kzt
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The ASCE7-05 topographic factor.

Field: GustFactor
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The ASCE7-05 gust factor, G.

Field: Kd
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The ASCE7-05 wind directionality factor.

Field: SolidRatio
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The ratio of solid area to gross area.

Field: ExpWidth
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This item is either User or From Diaphs indicating how the program determines the
exposure width for the wind. From Diaphs means that the program calculates the exposure
width based on the extent of the diaphragm in a direction perpendicular to the wind load.
Table: Auto Wind - AS-NZS 1170 2 2002

Field: LoadPat
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Label of the load pattern to which the specified auto wind load applies.

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Field: ExposeFrom
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This item is either Diaphragms or Areaobjects. Diaphragms means that the wind exposure
is based on the extent of the rigid diaphragms. Areaobjects means that the wind exposure
is based on user-defined wind pressure coefficients assigned to area objects.

Field: Angle
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Angles (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Degrees

Field: WindwardCp
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The windward wind pressure coefficient. This item only applies if the ExposeFrom item
is Diaphragms.

Field: LeewardCp
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The leeward wind pressure coefficient. This item only applies if the ExposeFrom item is
Diaphragms.

Field: Ka
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The area reduction factor, Ka.

Field: Kc
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The combination factor, Kc.

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Field: Kl
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The local pressure factor, Kl.

Field: Kp
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The porous cladding factor, Kp.

Field: UserZ
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

This item is Yes if the TopZ and BotZ items are specified by the user. It is No if these
items are automatically calculated by the program. The program calculated values put
TopZ at the maximum global Z-coordinate found for all point objects in the structure and
BotZ at the minimum global Z-coordinate.

Field: MaxZ
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Coordinates (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The global Z-coordinate at the highest level where auto wind loads are applied. This item
only applies when the Z values are user defined.

Field: MinZ
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Coordinates (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The global Z-coordinate at the lowest level where auto wind loads are applied. This item
only applies when the Z values are user defined.

Field: WindSpeed
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: meter/sec

The basic wind speed in m/s.

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Field: TerrainCat
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This is either 1, 2, 3 or 4 indicating the terrain category.

Field: CycloneReg
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

This is Yes if the structure is in a cyclone region, otherwise it is No.

Field: Md
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The directional multiplier, Md.

Field: Ms
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The shielding multiplier, Ms.

Field: Mt
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The topographical multiplier, Mt.

Field: Cdyn
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The dynamic response factor, Cdyn.

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Field: ExpWidth
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This item is either User or From Diaphs indicating how the program determines the
exposure width for the wind. From Diaphs means that the program calculates the exposure
width based on the extent of the diaphragm in a direction perpendicular to the wind load.
Table: Auto Wind - BOCA96

Field: LoadPat
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Label of the load pattern to which the specified auto wind load applies.

Field: ExposeFrom
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This item is either Diaphragms or Areaobjects. Diaphragms means that the wind exposure
is based on the extent of the rigid diaphragms. Areaobjects means that the wind exposure
is based on user-defined wind pressure coefficients assigned to area objects.

Field: Angle
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Angles (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Degrees

Field: WindwardCp
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The windward wind pressure coefficient. This item only applies if the ExposeFrom item
is Diaphragms.

Field: LeewardCp
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The leeward wind pressure coefficient. This item only applies if the ExposeFrom item is
Diaphragms.

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Field: UserZ
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

This item is Yes if the TopZ and BotZ items are specified by the user. It is No if these
items are automatically calculated by the program. The program calculated values put
TopZ at the maximum global Z-coordinate found for all point objects in the structure and
BotZ at the minimum global Z-coordinate.

Field: MaxZ
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Coordinates (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The global Z-coordinate at the highest level where auto wind loads are applied. This item
only applies when the Z values are user defined.

Field: MinZ
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Coordinates (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The global Z-coordinate at the lowest level where auto wind loads are applied. This item
only applies when the Z values are user defined.

Field: WindSpeed
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: mph

The basic wind speed in mph.

Field: Exposure
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

BOCA96 wind exposure type.

Field: I
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

BOCA96 wind importance factor.

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Field: GhType
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This item is either User Defined or Per Code indicating how the gust response factor is
defined.

Field: Gh
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The BOCA96 gust response factor.

Field: ExpWidth
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This item is either User or From Diaphs indicating how the program determines the
exposure width for the wind. From Diaphs means that the program calculates the exposure
width based on the extent of the diaphragm in a direction perpendicular to the wind load.
Table: Auto Wind - BS6399-95

Field: LoadPat
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Label of the load pattern to which the specified auto wind load applies.

Field: ExposeFrom
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This item is either Diaphragms or Areaobjects. Diaphragms means that the wind exposure
is based on the extent of the rigid diaphragms. Areaobjects means that the wind exposure
is based on user-defined wind pressure coefficients assigned to area objects.

Field: Angle
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Angles (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Degrees

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Field: WindwardCp
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The windward wind pressure coefficient. This item only applies if the ExposeFrom item
is Diaphragms.

Field: LeewardCp
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The leeward wind pressure coefficient. This item only applies if the ExposeFrom item is
Diaphragms.

Field: UserZ
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

This item is Yes if the TopZ and BotZ items are specified by the user. It is No if these
items are automatically calculated by the program. The program calculated values put
TopZ at the maximum global Z-coordinate found for all point objects in the structure and
BotZ at the minimum global Z-coordinate.

Field: MaxZ
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Coordinates (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The global Z-coordinate at the highest level where auto wind loads are applied. This item
only applies when the Z values are user defined.

Field: MinZ
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Coordinates (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The global Z-coordinate at the lowest level where auto wind loads are applied. This item
only applies when the Z values are user defined.

Field: Ve
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: meter/sec

The effective wind speed in meters per second.

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Field: Ca
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The BS6399-95 size effect factor.

Field: Cr
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The BS6399-95 dynamic augmentation factor.

Field: ExpWidth
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This item is either User or From Diaphs indicating how the program determines the
exposure width for the wind. From Diaphs means that the program calculates the exposure
width based on the extent of the diaphragm in a direction perpendicular to the wind load.
Table: Auto Wind - Chinese 2002

Field: LoadPat
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Label of the load pattern to which the specified auto wind load applies.

Field: ExposeFrom
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This item is either Diaphragms or Areaobjects. Diaphragms means that the wind exposure
is based on the extent of the rigid diaphragms. Areaobjects means that the wind exposure
is based on user-defined wind pressure coefficients assigned to area objects.

Field: Angle
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Angles (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Degrees

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Field: BldgWidth
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Absolute Distance (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The building width.

Field: ShapeCoeff
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The shape coefficient.

Field: UnifTaper
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

This item is Yes if a correction is to be applied for a uniform taper of the building;
otherwise it is No.

Field: TaperRatio
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The taper ratio, Bh/B0. This item only applies when the UnifTaper item is Yes.

Field: UserZ
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

This item is Yes if the TopZ and BotZ items are specified by the user. It is No if these
items are automatically calculated by the program. The program calculated values put
TopZ at the maximum global Z-coordinate found for all point objects in the structure and
BotZ at the minimum global Z-coordinate.

Field: MaxZ
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Coordinates (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The global Z-coordinate at the highest level where auto wind loads are applied. This item
only applies when the Z values are user defined.

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Field: MinZ
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Coordinates (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The global Z-coordinate at the lowest level where auto wind loads are applied. This item
only applies when the Z values are user defined.

Field: WindSpeed
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: kpa

The basic wind speed in mph.

Field: GrndRough
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This is either A, B, C or D indicating the ground roughness type.

Field: PhiZSource
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This is either 'Modal Analysis' or 'Z/H Ratio' indicating how PhiZ is determined.

Field: T1Source
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This is either 'Modal Analysis' or 'User' indicating how T1 is determined.

Field: UserT1
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The user specified T1 value. This item only applies when the T1Source item is User.

Field: DampRatio
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The damping ratio.

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Field: ExpWidth
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This item is either User or From Diaphs indicating how the program determines the
exposure width for the wind. From Diaphs means that the program calculates the exposure
width based on the extent of the diaphragm in a direction perpendicular to the wind load.
Table: Auto Wind - Eurocode1 2005

Field: LoadPat
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Label of the load pattern to which the specified auto wind load applies.

Field: ExposeFrom
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This item is either Diaphragms or Areaobjects. Diaphragms means that the wind exposure
is based on the extent of the rigid diaphragms. Areaobjects means that the wind exposure
is based on user-defined wind pressure coefficients assigned to area objects.

Field: Angle
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Angles (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Degrees

Field: WindwardCp
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The windward wind pressure coefficient. This item only applies if the ExposeFrom item
is Diaphragms.

Field: LeewardCp
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The leeward wind pressure coefficient. This item only applies if the ExposeFrom item is
Diaphragms.

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Field: UserZ
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

This item is Yes if the TopZ and BotZ items are specified by the user. It is No if these
items are automatically calculated by the program. The program calculated values put
TopZ at the maximum global Z-coordinate found for all point objects in the structure and
BotZ at the minimum global Z-coordinate.

Field: MaxZ
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Coordinates (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The global Z-coordinate at the highest level where auto wind loads are applied. This item
only applies when the Z values are user defined.

Field: MinZ
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Coordinates (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The global Z-coordinate at the lowest level where auto wind loads are applied. This item
only applies when the Z values are user defined.

Field: WindSpeed
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: meter/sec

The basic wind speed, vb, in meters per second.

Field: TerrainCat
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This is either 0, I, II, III or IV indicating the Terrain Category.

Field: OroFact
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The orography factor, Co(z).

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Field: TurbFact
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The turbulence factor, k1.

Field: StructFact
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The structural factor, CsCd.

Field: AirDensity
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The air density in kg/m3, Rho.

Field: ExpWidth
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This item is either User or From Diaphs indicating how the program determines the
exposure width for the wind. From Diaphs means that the program calculates the exposure
width based on the extent of the diaphragm in a direction perpendicular to the wind load.
Table: Auto Wind - IS875-1987

Field: LoadPat
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Label of the load pattern to which the specified auto wind load applies.

Field: ExposeFrom
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This item is either Diaphragms or Areaobjects. Diaphragms means that the wind exposure
is based on the extent of the rigid diaphragms. Areaobjects means that the wind exposure
is based on user-defined wind pressure coefficients assigned to area objects.

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Field: Angle
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Angles (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Degrees

Field: WindwardCp
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The windward wind pressure coefficient. This item only applies if the ExposeFrom item
is Diaphragms.

Field: LeewardCp
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The leeward wind pressure coefficient. This item only applies if the ExposeFrom item is
Diaphragms.

Field: UserZ
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

This item is Yes if the TopZ and BotZ items are specified by the user. It is No if these
items are automatically calculated by the program. The program calculated values put
TopZ at the maximum global Z-coordinate found for all point objects in the structure and
BotZ at the minimum global Z-coordinate.

Field: MaxZ
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Coordinates (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The global Z-coordinate at the highest level where auto wind loads are applied. This item
only applies when the Z values are user defined.

Field: MinZ
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Coordinates (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The global Z-coordinate at the lowest level where auto wind loads are applied. This item
only applies when the Z values are user defined.

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Field: WindSpeed
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: meter/sec

The basic wind speed in meters per second.

Field: TerrainCat
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This is either 1, 2, 3 or 4 indicating the Terrain Category.

Field: StructClass
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This is either A, B or C indicating the Structure Class.

Field: k1
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The risk coefficient factor, k1.

Field: k3
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The air density in kg/m3, Rho.

Field: ExpWidth
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This item is either User or From Diaphs indicating how the program determines the
exposure width for the wind. From Diaphs means that the program calculates the exposure
width based on the extent of the diaphragm in a direction perpendicular to the wind load.
Table: Auto Wind - Mexican

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Field: LoadPat
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Label of the load pattern to which the specified auto wind load applies.

Field: ExposeFrom
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This item is either Diaphragms or Areaobjects. Diaphragms means that the wind exposure
is based on the extent of the rigid diaphragms. Areaobjects means that the wind exposure
is based on user-defined wind pressure coefficients assigned to area objects.

Field: Angle
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Angles (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Degrees

Field: WindwardCp
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The windward wind pressure coefficient. This item only applies if the ExposeFrom item
is Diaphragms.

Field: LeewardCp
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The leeward wind pressure coefficient. This item only applies if the ExposeFrom item is
Diaphragms.

Field: UserZ
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

This item is Yes if the TopZ and BotZ items are specified by the user. It is No if these
items are automatically calculated by the program. The program calculated values put
TopZ at the maximum global Z-coordinate found for all point objects in the structure and
BotZ at the minimum global Z-coordinate.

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Field: MaxZ
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Coordinates (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The global Z-coordinate at the highest level where auto wind loads are applied. This item
only applies when the Z values are user defined.

Field: MinZ
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Coordinates (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The global Z-coordinate at the lowest level where auto wind loads are applied. This item
only applies when the Z values are user defined.

Field: WindVel
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: meter/sec

The wind velocity, Vd in meters per second.

Field: ExpWidth
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This item is either User or From Diaphs indicating how the program determines the
exposure width for the wind. From Diaphs means that the program calculates the exposure
width based on the extent of the diaphragm in a direction perpendicular to the wind load.
Table: Auto Wind - NBCC 2010

Field: LoadPat
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Label of the load pattern to which the specified auto wind load applies.

Field: ExposeFrom
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This item is either Diaphragms or Areaobjects. Diaphragms means that the wind exposure
is based on the extent of the rigid diaphragms. Areaobjects means that the wind exposure
is based on user-defined wind pressure coefficients assigned to area objects.

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Field: Angle
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Angles (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Degrees

Field: WindwardCp
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The windward wind pressure coefficient. This item only applies if the ExposeFrom item
is Diaphragms.

Field: LeewardCp
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The leeward wind pressure coefficient. This item only applies if the ExposeFrom item is
Diaphragms.

Field: UserZ
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

This item is Yes if the TopZ and BotZ items are specified by the user. It is No if these
items are automatically calculated by the program. The program calculated values put
TopZ at the maximum global Z-coordinate found for all point objects in the structure and
BotZ at the minimum global Z-coordinate.

Field: MaxZ
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Coordinates (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The global Z-coordinate at the highest level where auto wind loads are applied. This item
only applies when the Z values are user defined.

Field: MinZ
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Coordinates (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The global Z-coordinate at the lowest level where auto wind loads are applied. This item
only applies when the Z values are user defined.

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Field: VelPressure
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: kpa

The velocity pressure in kPa.

Field: Cg
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The gust effect factor.

Field: Iw
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The importance factor.

Field: ExpWidth
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This item is either User or From Diaphs indicating how the program determines the
exposure width for the wind. From Diaphs means that the program calculates the exposure
width based on the extent of the diaphragm in a direction perpendicular to the wind load.
Table: Auto Wind - NBCC 2005

Field: LoadPat
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Label of the load pattern to which the specified auto wind load applies.

Field: ExposeFrom
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This item is either Diaphragms or Areaobjects. Diaphragms means that the wind exposure
is based on the extent of the rigid diaphragms. Areaobjects means that the wind exposure
is based on user-defined wind pressure coefficients assigned to area objects.

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Field: Angle
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Angles (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Degrees

Field: WindwardCp
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The windward wind pressure coefficient. This item only applies if the ExposeFrom item
is Diaphragms.

Field: LeewardCp
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The leeward wind pressure coefficient. This item only applies if the ExposeFrom item is
Diaphragms.

Field: UserZ
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

This item is Yes if the TopZ and BotZ items are specified by the user. It is No if these
items are automatically calculated by the program. The program calculated values put
TopZ at the maximum global Z-coordinate found for all point objects in the structure and
BotZ at the minimum global Z-coordinate.

Field: MaxZ
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Coordinates (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The global Z-coordinate at the highest level where auto wind loads are applied. This item
only applies when the Z values are user defined.

Field: MinZ
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Coordinates (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The global Z-coordinate at the lowest level where auto wind loads are applied. This item
only applies when the Z values are user defined.

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Field: VelPressure
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: kpa

The velocity pressure in kPa.

Field: Cg
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The gust effect factor.

Field: Iw
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The importance factor.

Field: ExpWidth
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This item is either User or From Diaphs indicating how the program determines the
exposure width for the wind. From Diaphs means that the program calculates the exposure
width based on the extent of the diaphragm in a direction perpendicular to the wind load.
Table: Auto Wind - NBCC95

Field: LoadPat
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Label of the load pattern to which the specified auto wind load applies.

Field: ExposeFrom
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This item is either Diaphragms or Areaobjects. Diaphragms means that the wind exposure
is based on the extent of the rigid diaphragms. Areaobjects means that the wind exposure
is based on user-defined wind pressure coefficients assigned to area objects.

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Field: Angle
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Angles (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Degrees

Field: WindwardCp
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The windward wind pressure coefficient. This item only applies if the ExposeFrom item
is Diaphragms.

Field: LeewardCp
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The leeward wind pressure coefficient. This item only applies if the ExposeFrom item is
Diaphragms.

Field: UserZ
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

This item is Yes if the TopZ and BotZ items are specified by the user. It is No if these
items are automatically calculated by the program. The program calculated values put
TopZ at the maximum global Z-coordinate found for all point objects in the structure and
BotZ at the minimum global Z-coordinate.

Field: MaxZ
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Coordinates (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The global Z-coordinate at the highest level where auto wind loads are applied. This item
only applies when the Z values are user defined.

Field: MinZ
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Coordinates (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The global Z-coordinate at the lowest level where auto wind loads are applied. This item
only applies when the Z values are user defined.

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Field: VelPressure
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: kpa

The NBCC95 velocity pressure in kPa.

Field: Cg
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The NBCC95 gust effect factor.

Field: ExpWidth
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This item is either User or From Diaphs indicating how the program determines the
exposure width for the wind. From Diaphs means that the program calculates the exposure
width based on the extent of the diaphragm in a direction perpendicular to the wind load.
Table: Auto Wind - UBC94

Field: LoadPat
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Label of the load pattern to which the specified auto wind load applies.

Field: ExposeFrom
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This item is either Diaphragms or Areaobjects. Diaphragms means that the wind exposure
is based on the extent of the rigid diaphragms. Areaobjects means that the wind exposure
is based on user-defined wind pressure coefficients assigned to area objects.

Field: Angle
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Angles (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Degrees

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Field: WindwardCq
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The windward wind pressure coefficient. This item only applies if the ExposeFrom item
is Diaphragms.

Field: LeewardCq
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The leeward wind pressure coefficient. This item only applies if the ExposeFrom item is
Diaphragms.

Field: UserZ
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

This item is Yes if the TopZ and BotZ items are specified by the user. It is No if these
items are automatically calculated by the program. The program calculated values put
TopZ at the maximum global Z-coordinate found for all point objects in the structure and
BotZ at the minimum global Z-coordinate.

Field: MaxZ
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Coordinates (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The global Z-coordinate at the highest level where auto wind loads are applied. This item
only applies when the Z values are user defined.

Field: MinZ
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Coordinates (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The global Z-coordinate at the lowest level where auto wind loads are applied. This item
only applies when the Z values are user defined.

Field: WindSpeed
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: mph

The basic wind speed in mph.

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Field: Exposure
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

UBC94 wind exposure type.

Field: I
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

UBC94 wind importance factor.

Field: ExpWidth
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This item is either User or From Diaphs indicating how the program determines the
exposure width for the wind. From Diaphs means that the program calculates the exposure
width based on the extent of the diaphragm in a direction perpendicular to the wind load.
Table: Auto Wind - UBC97

Field: LoadPat
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Label of the load pattern to which the specified auto wind load applies.

Field: ExposeFrom
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This item is either Diaphragms or Areaobjects. Diaphragms means that the wind exposure
is based on the extent of the rigid diaphragms. Areaobjects means that the wind exposure
is based on user-defined wind pressure coefficients assigned to area objects.

Field: Angle
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Angles (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Degrees

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Field: WindwardCq
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The windward wind pressure coefficient. This item only applies if the ExposeFrom item
is Diaphragms.

Field: LeewardCq
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The leeward wind pressure coefficient. This item only applies if the ExposeFrom item is
Diaphragms.

Field: UserZ
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

This item is Yes if the TopZ and BotZ items are specified by the user. It is No if these
items are automatically calculated by the program. The program calculated values put
TopZ at the maximum global Z-coordinate found for all point objects in the structure and
BotZ at the minimum global Z-coordinate.

Field: MaxZ
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Coordinates (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The global Z-coordinate at the highest level where auto wind loads are applied. This item
only applies when the Z values are user defined.

Field: MinZ
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Coordinates (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The global Z-coordinate at the lowest level where auto wind loads are applied. This item
only applies when the Z values are user defined.

Field: WindSpeed
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: mph

The basic wind speed in mph.

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Field: Exposure
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

UBC97 wind exposure type.

Field: I
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

UBC97 wind importance factor.

Field: ExpWidth
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This item is either User or From Diaphs indicating how the program determines the
exposure width for the wind. From Diaphs means that the program calculates the exposure
width based on the extent of the diaphragm in a direction perpendicular to the wind load.
Table: Auto Wind - User

Field: LoadPat
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Label of the load pattern to which the specified auto wind load applies.

Field: Diaphragm
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Rigid diaphragm constraint for which the specified exposure width applies.

Field: DiaphragmZ
Field is Imported: No
Format: Coordinates (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The global Z-coordinate of the specified diaphragm.

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Field: FX
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Force (Forces section of form)
Units: Force

The force applied to the diaphragm in the global X direction.

Field: FY
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Force (Forces section of form)
Units: Force

The force applied to the diaphragm in the global Y direction.

Field: MZ
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Moment (Forces section of form)
Units: Force-Length

The moment applied to the diaphragm about the global Z axis.

Field: X
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Coordinates (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The user-defined global X coordinate of the load application point.

Field: Y
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Coordinates (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The user-defined global Y coordinate of the load application point.


Table: Auto Wind Exposure For Horizontal Diaphragms

Field: LoadPat
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Label of the load pattern to which the specified auto wind load applies.

Field: Diaphragm
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Rigid diaphragm constraint for which the specified exposure width applies.

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Field: DiaphragmZ
Field is Imported: No
Format: Coordinates (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The global Z-coordinate of the specified diaphragm.

Field: X
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Coordinates (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The global X-coordinate of the point where the wind force is applied.

Field: Y
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Coordinates (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The global Y-coordinate of the point where the wind force is applied.

Field: TribWidth
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Absolute Distance (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The exposure width for the specified diaphragm.

Field: TribHeight
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Absolute Distance (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The tributary height of wind load applied to the specified diaphragm.


Table: Auto Wind Loads To Groups

Field: LoadPat
Field is Imported: No
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Label of the load pattern to which the specified load applies.

Field: AutoLdType
Field is Imported: No
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This item is either User or the name of the code considered for the specified load pattern.

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Field: Group
Field is Imported: No
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Label of the group to which the auto wind load applies.

Field: GroupAvgZ
Field is Imported: No
Format: Coordinates (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The average global Z coordinate of all point objects included in the specified group.

Field: FX
Field is Imported: No
Format: Force (Forces section of form)
Units: Force

The applied auto wind force acting in the global X direction at the specified point.

Field: FY
Field is Imported: No
Format: Force (Forces section of form)
Units: Force

The applied auto wind force acting in the global Y direction at the specified point.

Field: FZ
Field is Imported: No
Format: Force (Forces section of form)
Units: Force

The applied auto wind force acting in the global Z direction at the specified point.

Field: MX
Field is Imported: No
Format: Moment (Forces section of form)
Units: Force-Length

The applied auto wind force acting in the global X axis at the specified point.

Field: MY
Field is Imported: No
Format: Moment (Forces section of form)
Units: Force-Length

The applied auto wind force acting in the global Y axis at the specified point.

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Field: MZ
Field is Imported: No
Format: Moment (Forces section of form)
Units: Force-Length

The applied auto wind force acting in the global Z axis at the specified point.

Field: X
Field is Imported: No
Format: Coordinates (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The global X coordinate of the point at which the auto wind group forces and moments are
reported.

Field: Y
Field is Imported: No
Format: Coordinates (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The global Y coordinate of the point at which the auto wind group forces and moments are
reported.

Field: Z
Field is Imported: No
Format: Coordinates (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The global Z coordinate of the point at which the auto wind group forces and moments are
reported.
Table: Auto Wind Loads To Horizontal Diaphragms

Field: LoadPat
Field is Imported: No
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Label of the load pattern to which the specified auto wind load applies.

Field: AutoLdType
Field is Imported: No
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This item is either User or the name of the code considered for the specified load pattern.

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Field: Diaphragm
Field is Imported: No
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Horizontal rigid diaphragm constraint to which the specified wind load applies.

Field: DiaphragmZ
Field is Imported: No
Format: Coordinates (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The global Z-coordinate of the specified diaphragm.

Field: FX
Field is Imported: No
Format: Force (Forces section of form)
Units: Force

The applied auto wind force acting in the global X direction at the specified point.

Field: FY
Field is Imported: No
Format: Force (Forces section of form)
Units: Force

The applied auto wind force acting in the global Y direction at the specified point.

Field: FZ
Field is Imported: No
Format: Force (Forces section of form)
Units: Force

The applied auto wind force acting in the global Z direction at the specified point.

Field: MX
Field is Imported: No
Format: Moment (Forces section of form)
Units: Force-Length

The applied auto wind force acting in the global X axis at the specified point.

Field: MY
Field is Imported: No
Format: Moment (Forces section of form)
Units: Force-Length

The applied auto wind force acting in the global Y axis at the specified point.

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Field: MZ
Field is Imported: No
Format: Moment (Forces section of form)
Units: Force-Length

The applied auto wind force acting in the global Z axis at the specified point.

Field: X
Field is Imported: No
Format: Coordinates (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The global X coordinate of the point at which the auto wind diaphragm forces and
moments are reported.

Field: Y
Field is Imported: No
Format: Coordinates (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The global Y coordinate of the point at which the auto wind diaphragm forces and
moments are reported.

Field: Z
Field is Imported: No
Format: Coordinates (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The global Z coordinate of the point at which the auto wind diaphragm forces and
moments are reported.
Table: Auto Wind Loads To Joints

Field: LoadPat
Field is Imported: No
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Label of the load pattern to which the specified load applies.

Field: AutoLdType
Field is Imported: No
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This item is either User or the name of the code considered for the specified load pattern.

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Field: JointElem
Field is Imported: No
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of the joint element in the SAP analysis model to which the specified auto wind
force is applied.

Field: Joint
Field is Imported: No
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of the joint object associated with the specified joint element, if any.

Field: FX
Field is Imported: No
Format: Force (Forces section of form)
Units: Force

The applied auto wind force acting in the global X direction at the specified point.

Field: FY
Field is Imported: No
Format: Force (Forces section of form)
Units: Force

The applied auto wind force acting in the global Y direction at the specified point.

Field: FZ
Field is Imported: No
Format: Force (Forces section of form)
Units: Force

The applied auto wind force acting in the global Z direction at the specified point.

Field: MX
Field is Imported: No
Format: Moment (Forces section of form)
Units: Force-Length

The applied auto wind force acting in the global X axis at the specified point.

Field: MY
Field is Imported: No
Format: Moment (Forces section of form)
Units: Force-Length

The applied auto wind force acting in the global Y axis at the specified point.

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Field: MZ
Field is Imported: No
Format: Moment (Forces section of form)
Units: Force-Length

The applied auto wind force acting in the global Z axis at the specified point.

Field: X
Field is Imported: No
Format: Coordinates (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The global X coordinate of the point at which the auto wind joint element forces and
moments are reported.

Field: Y
Field is Imported: No
Format: Coordinates (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The global Y coordinate of the point at which the auto wind joint element forces and
moments are reported.

Field: Z
Field is Imported: No
Format: Coordinates (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The global Z coordinate of the point at which the auto wind joint element forces and
moments are reported.
Table: Bridge Design Preferences - JTG-D62-2004

Field: Importance
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The importance class for the JTG-D62-2004 bridge design code.

Field: FactLim
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The importance factor for the JTG-D62-2004 bridge design code.


Table: Bridge Design Preferences - AASHTOLRFD07

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Field: HingeOpt
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

.
Table: Bridge Design Preferences - CANCSAS606

Field: HingeOpt
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

.
Table: Bridge DesReqSeismic 01 - General

Field: DesReqName
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of a bridge design request.

Field: BridgeObj
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of a bridge object.

Field: RSFunc
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of an existing response-spectrum function that defines the horizontal seismic
demand for.

Field: RSFuncVert
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of an existing response-spectrum function that defines the vertical seismic
demand for.

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Field: SDC
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Edit Reference Planes.

Field: DisplDF
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Scale factor to multiply the bent displacement demands obtained from the response-
spectrum analysis. This factor can be used to modify the displacement demand due to
damping other than 5%, or to magnify the demand for short-period structures. This factor
will be applied to all bents in both the longitudinal and transverse directions.

Field: Run
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

The flag to indicate if the design request is selected for designed.

Field: Status
Field is Imported: No
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Design status.
Table: Bridge DesReqSeismic 02 - Gravity Load Case

Field: DesReqName
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of a bridge design request.

Field: GravOpt
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Specifies whether the gravity load case is to be determined by program or specified by the
user. The gravity load case will be used to set the initial conditions for demand and
capacity analyses. If program determined, a nonlinear gravity load case is automatically
created using either the entire structure or the bridge object of this design request plus an
optional additional group. The user may specify whether or not to automatically calculate

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bent-column cracked properties as part of this analysis, and whether or not to include P-
delta effects. Loading will automatically include all load patterns of design type DEAD
and SUPERDEAD. If user-defined, an existing linear or nonlinear static or dynamic load
case must be selected. Cracked section properties will not be automatically calculated in
this case.

Field: GravCase
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of an existing gravity load case to be used as initial conditions for demand and
capacity analyses. This case may be linear or nonlinear, static or dynamic, and may
include staged construction. The user must select the loading to be included, and cracked
properties (if desired) must be accounted for by the user.

Field: AddGroup
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

An optional additional group that will be included in the gravity load case. This item is
only required when the gravity load case is program determined and based on the bridge
object of this design request. It may include pile foundations and other auxilliary
structures.

Field: PDelta
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

Specifies whether or not to consider P-Delta effects in the program-determined gravity


load case.

Field: CrackProp
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Specifies whether the bent-column cracked properties are to be determined by program or


specified by the user. If program determined, the automatic gravity load case will be run
iteratively. Section Designer will use the calculated axial force at the top and bottom on
the column to determine the cracked moments of inertia in the positive and negative
transverse and longitudinal directions. The cracked properties will be applied as named
property modifier sets and the analysis re-run to make sure the cracked properties are
converged to within the specified tolerance.

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Field: TolConv
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The relative convergence tolerance for the bent-column cracked-property iteration. This
item is required only when the cracked-property calculation is program determined.

Field: MaxIter
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The maximum number of iterations allowed for the bent-column cracked-property


iteration. The first run is considered to be the zero-th iteration. Usually only one iteration
is needed. This item is required only when the cracked-property calculation is program
determined.

Field: Continue
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

Specifies whether or not the seismic design should continue if the bent-column cracked-
property iteration fails to converge. This item is required only when the cracked-property
calculation is program determined.
Table: Bridge DesReqSeismic 03 - Modal And RS Load Cases

Field: DesReqName
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of a bridge design request.

Field: ModalOpt
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Specifies whether the modal load case is to be determined by program or specified by the
user. The modal load case is used as the basis of the response-spectrum load case that
represents the seismic design. If program determined, this modal load case will use the
stiffness at the end of the gravity load case if nonlinear, else it will use the stiffness at zero
initial conditions. If user-defined, the user can control the initial stiffness, eigen vs. Ritz,
and other modal parameters. This item is required only if the seismic design category is B,
C or D.

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Field: ModalCase
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of an existing modal load case to be used as the basis of the response-spectrum
load case. This item is required only if the modal load case option is user-defined.

Field: SpecOpt
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Specifies whether the response-spectrum load case is to be determined by program or


specified by the user. The response-spectrum load case represents the seismic demand. If
program determined, this load case will use the given response-spectrum function and
modal load case. Acceleration load will be applied in the longitudinal and transverse
directions of the bridge object, and combined using the 100% + 30% rule. If user-defined,
the user can control the loading or select the SRSS method of directional combination,
which is invariant to direction. This item is required only if the seismic design category is
B, C or D.

Field: SpecCase
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of an existing response-spectrum load case that represents the seismic demand.
This item is required only if the response-spectrum load case option is user-defined.

Field: SpecAngOpt
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Specifies whether the angle of loading in the response-spectrum load case is to be


determined by program or specified by the user. If program determined, the longitudinal
(U1) loading direction is chosen to be from the start abutment to the end abutment, both
points located on the reference line of the bridge object. This item is required only if the
response-spectrum load case option is user-defined.

Field: SpecAng
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Angles (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Degrees

Angle (degree, from global X) of response spectrum load case. This item is required only
if the angle of response spectrum load case is User-defined.

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Field: DirType
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The type of directional combination for the response spectrum analysis.

Field: DirSF
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The directional scale factor. For absolute directional combination, this is the scale factor
used for the secondary directions when taking the absolute sum. This is typically 0.3.

For CQC3 directional combination, this is the scale factor applied to the response
spectrum function in the second horizontal direction. This is typically greater than 0.5.
Table: Bridge DesReqSeismic 04 - Pushover Load Case

Field: DesReqName
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of a bridge design request.

Field: FndGroup
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Additional foundation group that will be considered in the pushover load case. This item is
required only if the seismic design category is D.

Field: TargetDisp
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Percent

The target displacement is defined as the target ratio of Capacity/Demand for the pushover
analyses. This item is required only if the seismic design category is D.

Field: BentFail
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The criteria to determine the bent failure. <Pushover Curve Drop> means it is determined
as the displacement at which the base shear first drops from its absolute maximum in the

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pushover curve to a value 1% less than that maximum. The full pushover displacement is
used if the base shear does not decrease 1% from the maximum.This item is required only
if the seismic design category is D.
Table: Bridge DesReqSuper 01 - General

Field: DesReqName
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of a bridge design request.

Field: CheckType
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The check type of a bridge design request.

Field: BridgeObj
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of a bridge object.

Field: Run
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The flag to indicate if the design request is selected for designed.

Field: Status
Field is Imported: No
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Design status.
Table: Bridge DesReqSuper 02 - Station Ranges

Field: DesReqName
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of a bridge design request.

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Field: Location
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Location before or after this station.

Field: StartType
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

StartType can be the beginning of the selected bridge object or user-defined station.

Field: StartSta
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Coordinates (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

This field is needed only when the StartType is User Defined.

Field: EndType
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

EndType can be the end of the selected bridge object or user-defined station.

Field: EndSta
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Coordinates (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

This field is needed only when the EndType is User Defined.


Table: Bridge DesReqSuper 03 - Demand Sets

Field: DesReqName
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of a bridge design request.

Field: DmndSet
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The demand set name of a bridge design request.

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Field: Combo
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The load combination name of a demand set.

Field: LoadCase
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of the staged construction load case. This field is only for staged constructbility
design check.

Field: Label
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

If all stages in a case have flag "Provide Output" = No, then only keyword "Last" will be
available.

Field: SlabStatus
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The slab status, either Non-Composite or Composite. This field is only for non-staged
constructbility design check.
Table: Bridge DesReqSuper 04 - Param - AASHTOSTD02 - CBoxStress

Field: DesReqName
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of a bridge design request.

Field: PhiC
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Resistance Factor - multiplies both compression and tension stress limits.

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Field: FactCLim
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Multiplier on f'c to calculate the compression stress limit.

Field: FactTLim
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Multiplier on sqrt(f'c) to calcuate the tension stress limit, given in the units specified.

Field: FTLUnit
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The tension limit factor may be specified using either MPa or ksi units for f'c and the
resulting tension limit.
Table: Bridge DesReqSuper 08 - Param - AASHTOLRFD07 - CBoxStress

Field: DesReqName
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of a bridge design request.

Field: PhiC
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Resistance Factor - multiplies both compression and tension stress limits.

Field: FactCLim
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Multiplier on f'c to calculate the compression stress limit.

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Field: FactTLim
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Multiplier on sqrt(f'c) to calcuate the tension stress limit, given in the units specified.

Field: FTLUnit
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The tension limit factor may be specified using either MPa or ksi units for f'c and the
resulting tension limit.
Table: Bridge DesReqSuper 09 - Param - AASHTOLRFD07 - CBoxShear

Field: DesReqName
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of a bridge design request.

Field: PhiCNormalW
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Resistance Factor - multiplies nominal shear resistance to obtain factored resistance for
normal-weight concrete.

Field: PhiCLightW
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Resistance Factor - multiplies nominal shear resistance to obtain factored resistance for
light-weight concrete.

Field: Resal
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Specifies whether the component of inclined flexural compression or tension, in the


direction of the applied shear, in variable depth members shall or shall not be considered
when determining the design factored shear force per Article 5.8.6.2.

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Field: RebarMatV
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

A previously-defined rebar material label that will be used to determine the area of shear
rebar required.

Field: RebarMatL
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

A previously-defined rebar material that will be used to determine the area of longitudinal
torsional rebar required.
Table: Bridge DesReqSuper 10 - Param - AASHTOLRFD07 - CBoxFlexure

Field: DesReqName
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of a bridge design request.

Field: PhiC
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Resistance Factor - multiplies nominal flexural resistance to obtain factored resistance.


Table: Bridge DesReqSuper 11 - Param - AASHTOLRFD07 - CBoxPrinc

Field: DesReqName
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of a bridge design request.

Field: PhiC
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Resistance Factor - multiplies both compression and tension stress limits.

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Field: FactCLim
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Multiplier on f'c to calculate the compression stress limit.

Field: FactTLim
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Multiplier on sqrt(f'c) to calcuate the tension stress limit, given in the units specified.

Field: FTLUnit
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The tension limit factor may be specified using either MPa or ksi units for f'c and the
resulting tension limit.
Table: Bridge DesReqSuper 12 - Param - JTG-D62-2004 - CBoxStress

Field: DesReqName
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of a bridge design request.

Field: PhiC
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Multiplier on compression capacity?.

Field: FactCLim
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Multiplier on f'ck to calculate the compression limit.

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Field: PrstrClassB
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

For Prestress Class B, the calculation of the section stress does not allow for any tensile
stresses.
Table: Bridge DesReqSuper 13 - Param - JTG-D62-2004 - CBoxCrkStress

Field: DesReqName
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of a bridge design request.

Field: PhiC
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Multiplier on tension capacity.

Field: PrstrType
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Prestress type. Must be Fully-prestressed Segmental, Fully-prestressed Prefabricated,


Fully Prestressed Other, Class A Short-term, Class A Long-term, or Class B Self-weight.
Choosing the prestress type resets the Tension Limit Factor and the Prestress load factor.

Field: FactTLim
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Tension limit factor. Fully-prestressed, defaults to 0.0. For Class A Short-term, defaults to
0.7. For Class A Long-term, defaults to 0.0. For Class B Self-weight, defaults to 0.0.

Field: PrstrLFact
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Prestress load factor. Fully-prestressed Segmental, defaults to 0.8. Fully-prestressed


Prefabricated, defaults to 0.85. For all other cases, defaults to 1.0.
Table: Bridge DesReqSuper 14 - Param - JTG-D62-2004 - CBoxFlexure

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Field: DesReqName
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of a bridge design request.

Field: PhiC
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Multiplier on flexural capacity.


Table: Bridge DesReqSuper 15 - Param - JTG-D62-2004 - CBoxShear

Field: DesReqName
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of a bridge design request.

Field: ChkSubType
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

May be Shear only, Torsion only, or combined Shear-Torsion.

Field: Alpha1
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Multiplier on tension and compression capacity for normal-weight concrete. For shear
check.

Field: Alpha2
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Prestress increasing factor. Usually either 1.0 or 1.25. For shear check.

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Field: Alpha3
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Multiplier on tension and compression capacity for normal-weight concrete. For shear
check.

Field: cFact
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Minimum area ratio for shear-resisting stirrups. For shear check.

Field: Ppercent
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Percent

Area ratio of the longitudinal rebar and tendons in the tensile zone of the webs, expressed
as a percentage. For shear check.

Field: BetaA
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Determination of the box-section effective-thickness reduction factor. May be automatic or


user-defined. For torsion check.

Field: BetaAFact
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

May be set is the Beta_a calculation is user-defined. For torsion check.

Field: Zeta
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Ratio of torsional rebar to shear rebar capacity. For torsion check.

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Field: Resal
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Include Resal (Haunched-girder) Effect on Shear. For shear check.

Field: RebarMatV
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

A previously-defined rebar material that will be used to determine the area of vertical
shear and/or torsional rebar required. For shear and torsion check.

Field: RebarMatL
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

A previously-defined rebar material that will be used to determine the area of longitudinal
torsional rebar required. For torsion check.
Table: Bridge DesReqSuper 16 - Param - JTG-D62-2004 - CBoxPrinc

Field: DesReqName
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of a bridge design request.

Field: PhiC
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Multiplier on compression capacity.

Field: FactCLim
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Multiplier on f'ck to calculate the compression limit.


Table: Bridge DesReqSuper 17 - Param - JTG-D62-2004 - CBoxCrkPrinc

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Field: DesReqName
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of a bridge design request.

Field: PhiC
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Multiplier on tension capacity.

Field: PrstrType
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Prestress type. Must be Fully-prestressed Cast-in-place, Fully Prestressed Prefabricated,


Class A/B Cast-in-place, Class A/B Prefabricated, or User-defined. Choosing the prestress
type resets the Tension Limit Factor.

Field: FactTLim
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Tension limit factor. Fully-prestressed Cast-in-place is fixed at 0.4, Fully Prestressed


Prefabricated is fixed at 0.6, Class A/B Cast-in-place is fixed at 0.5, Class A/B
Prefabricated is fixed at 0.7. User-defined defaults to 0.4.
Table: Bridge DesReqSuper 18 - Demand - AASHTOSTD02 - CBoxStress

Field: DesReqName
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of a bridge design request.

Field: DmndSet
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The demand set name of a bridge design request.

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Field: FactCLim
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Multiplier on f'c to calculate the compression stress limit.

Field: FactTLim
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The tension limit factor may be specified using either MPa or ksi units for f'c and the
resulting tension limit.
Table: Bridge DesReqSuper 20 - Param - JTG-D62-2004 - CBoxTendonStress

Field: DesReqName
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of a bridge design request.

Field: FactTLim
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The tendon tensile limit factor.


Table: Bridge DesReqSuper 21 - Param - JTG-D62-2004 - CBoxCrackWidth

Field: DesReqName
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of a bridge design request.

Field: FactC1
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The name of a bridge design request.

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Field: FactC2Opt
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Determination of the long term action factor C2. May be Program Determined or user-
defined.

Field: FactC2
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The value of the long term action factor C2. This item is required only if the factor C2
option is user-defined.

Field: FactC3
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The member factor C3.

Field: CrkWdthLim
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Absolute Distance (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The crack width limit.


Table: Bridge DesReqSuper 25 - LLDF - AASHTOLRFD07

Field: DesReqName
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of a bridge design request.

Field: LLDistType
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

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Field: ExtFactV
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Exterior girder shear factor.

Field: IntFactV
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Interior girder shear factor.

Field: ExtFactM
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Exterior girder moment factor.

Field: IntFactM
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Interior girder moment factor.

Field: AxleWidth
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

Wheel spacing, default = 6 ft.

Field: CurbDist
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

Curb to wheel Distance, default = 2 ft.

Field: LaneWidth
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

Lane width, default = 12 ft.

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Field: Diaph
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

Are diaphragms present?.

Field: FactLane1
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

One-lane multiple-presence factor.

Field: FactLane2
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Two-lane multiple-presence factor.

Field: FactLane3
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Three-lane multiple-presence factor.

Field: FactLaneN
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Four-lane multiple-presence factor.


Table: Bridge DesReqSuper 26 - Param - AASHTOLRFD07 - PCCompStress

Field: DesReqName
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of a bridge design request.

Field: PhiC
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Resistance Factor - multiplies both compression and tension stress limits.

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Field: FactCLim
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Multiplier on f'c to calculate the compression stress limit.

Field: FactTLim
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Multiplier on sqrt(f'c) to calcuate the tension stress limit, given in the units specified.

Field: FTLUnit
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The tension limit factor may be specified using either MPa or ksi units for f'c and the
resulting tension limit.
Table: Bridge DesReqSuper 27 - Param - AASHTOLRFD07 - PCCompShear

Field: DesReqName
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of a bridge design request.

Field: PhiCNW
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Resistance Factor - multiplies nominal shear resistance to obtain factored resistance for
normal-weight concrete.

Field: PhiCLW
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Resistance Factor - multiplies nominal shear resistance to obtain factored resistance for
light-weight concrete.

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Field: NegSLL
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Negative limit on strain in nonprestressed longitudinal tension reinforcement. (eq.


5.8.3.4.2-4).

Field: PosSLL
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Positive limit on strain in nonprestressed longitudinal tension reinforcement.(eq. 5.8.3.4.2-


4).

Field: PhiCNu
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Resistance Phi_c Factor for applied factored axial force Nu (eq. 5.8.3.5-1).

Field: PhiCMu
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Resistance Phi_f Factor for factored moment at section Mu. (eq. 5.8.3.5-1).

Field: SCType
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Subcheck Type.

Field: RebarMatV
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

A previously-defined rebar material that will be used to determine the area of transverse
shear rebar required.

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Field: RebarMatL
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

A previously-defined rebar material that will be used to determine the area of longitudinal
torsional rebar required.
Table: Bridge DesReqSuper 28 - Param - AASHTOLRFD07 - PCCompFlexure

Field: DesReqName
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of a bridge design request.

Field: PhiC
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Resistance Factor - multiplies nominal flexural resistance to obtain factored resistance.


Table: Bridge DesReqSuper 29 - Param - AASHTOLRFD07 - CBox2Stress

Field: DesReqName
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of a bridge design request.

Field: PhiC
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Resistance Factor - multiplies both compression and tension stress limits.

Field: FactCLim
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Multiplier on f'c to calculate the compression stress limit.

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Field: FactTLim
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Multiplier on sqrt(f'c) to calcuate the tension stress limit, given in the units specified.

Field: FTLUnit
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The tension limit factor may be specified using either MPa or ksi units for f'c and the
resulting tension limit.
Table: Bridge DesReqSuper 30 - Param - AASHTOLRFD07 - CBox2Shear

Field: DesReqName
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of a bridge design request.

Field: PhiCNW
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Resistance Factor - multiplies nominal shear resistance to obtain factored resistance for
normal-weight concrete.

Field: PhiCLW
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Resistance Factor - multiplies nominal shear resistance to obtain factored resistance for
light-weight concrete.

Field: NegSLL
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Negative limit on strain in nonprestressed longitudinal tension reinforcement. (eq.


5.8.3.4.2-4).

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Field: PosSLL
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Positive limit on strain in nonprestressed longitudinal tension reinforcement.(eq. 5.8.3.4.2-


4).

Field: PhiCNu
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Resistance Phi_c Factor for applied factored axial force Nu (eq. 5.8.3.5-1).

Field: PhiCMu
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Resistance Phi_f Factor for factored moment at section Mu. (eq. 5.8.3.5-1).

Field: SCType
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Subcheck Type.

Field: RebarMatV
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

A previously-defined rebar material that will be used to determine the area of transverse
shear rebar required.

Field: RebarMatL
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

A previously-defined rebar material that will be used to determine the area of longitudinal
torsional rebar required.
Table: Bridge DesReqSuper 31 - Param - AASHTOLRFD07 - CBox2Flexure

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Field: DesReqName
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of a bridge design request.

Field: PhiC
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Resistance Factor - multiplies nominal flexural resistance to obtain factored resistance.


Table: Bridge DesReqSuper 32 - Param - AASHTOLRFD07 - SteelICompStrgth

Field: DesReqName
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of a bridge design request.

Field: PhiFlex
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Resistance factor Phi for flexure.

Field: PhiShear
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Resistance factor Phi for shear.

Field: LStiffener
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

Do webs have longitudinal stiffeners?.

Field: Staged
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

Use Stage Analysis load case to determine stresses on composite section?.

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Field: nFactor
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Multiplies short term modular ratio (Es/Ec) to obtain long-term modular ratio.

Field: AppendixA
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

Use Appendix A to determine resistance in negative moment regions?.


Table: Bridge DesReqSuper 33 - Param - AASHTOLRFD07 - SteelICompService

Field: DesReqName
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of a bridge design request.

Field: Staged
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

Field: ShoredCnstr
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

Shored Construction?.

Field: SlabResistT
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

Does concrete slab resist tension?.

Field: nFactor
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

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Table: Bridge DesReqSuper 34 - Param - AASHTOLRFD07 - SteelICompCtrStg

Field: DesReqName
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of a bridge design request.

Field: PhiFlex
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Resistance factor Phi for flexure.

Field: PhiShear
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Resistance factor Phi for shear.

Field: PhiConTens
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Phi factor for concrete in tension.

Field: LStiffener
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

Do webs have longitudinal stiffeners?.

Field: FactRupt
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Concrete modulus of rupture factor per Section 5.4.2.6, factor that multiplies sqrt of f'c to
obtain modulus of rupture, default value 0.24 (ksi) or 0.63 (MPa), must be > 0.

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Field: FRUnit
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The modulus of rupture factor may be specified using either MPa or Ksi units.
Table: Bridge DesReqSuper 35 - Param - AASHTOLRFD07 - SteelICompCtrNStg

Field: DesReqName
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of a bridge design request.

Field: PhiFlex
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Resistance factor Phi for flexure.

Field: PhiShear
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Resistance factor Phi for shear.

Field: PhiConTens
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Phi factor for concrete in tension.

Field: LStiffener
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

Do webs have longitudinal stiffeners?.

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Field: FactRupt
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Concrete modulus of rupture factor per Section 5.4.2.6, factor that multiplies sqrt of f'c to
obtain modulus of rupture, default value 0.24 (ksi) or 0.63 (MPa), must be > 0.

Field: FRUnit
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The modulus of rupture factor may be specified using either MPa or Ksi units.
Table: Bridge DesReqSuper 36 - LLDF - CANCSAS606

Field: DesReqName
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of a bridge design request.

Field: LLDistType
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Field: IntMomentM+
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Interior girder moment factor in positive moment region.

Field: IntMomentM-
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Interior girder moment factor in negative moment region.

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Field: IntShearM+
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Interior girder shear factor in positive moment region.

Field: IntShearM-
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Interior girder shear factor in negative moment region.

Field: ExtMomentM+
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Exterior girder moment factor in positive moment region.

Field: ExtMomentM-
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Exterior girder moment factor in negative moment region.

Field: ExtShearM+
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Exterior girder shear factor in positive moment region.

Field: ExtShearM-
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Exterior girder shear factor in negative moment region.

Field: NumLanes
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Number of lanes.

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Field: FactLane1
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

One-lane multiple-presence factor.

Field: FactLane2
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Two-lane multiple-presence factor.

Field: FactLane3
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Three-lane multiple-presence factor.

Field: FactLane4
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Four-lane multiple-presence factor.

Field: FactLane5
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Five-lane multiple-presence factor.

Field: FactLane6
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Six-lane multiple-presence factor.


Table: Bridge DesReqSuper 37 - Param - CANCSAS606 - CBoxStress

Field: DesReqName
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of a bridge design request.

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Field: FactCLim
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Multiplier on f'c to calculate the compression stress limit.

Field: FactTLim
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Multiplier on sqrt f'c [MPa] to calculate the tension stress limit.


Table: Bridge DesReqSuper 38 - Param - CANCSAS606 - CBoxShear

Field: DesReqName
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of a bridge design request.

Field: PhiConc
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Concrete Resistance Factor.

Field: PhiPT
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Prestressing Resistance Factor.

Field: PhiRebar
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Reinforcement Resistance Factor.

Field: FctCrkStrgth
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

multiplies sqrt f'c [MPa] to obtain cracking strength.

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Field: EpsilonXNeg
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

EpsilonX negative limit.

Field: EpsilonXPos
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

EpsilonX positive limit.

Field: RebarMatV
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

A previously-defined rebar material that will be used to determine the area of transverse
shear rebar required.

Field: RebarMatL
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

A previously-defined rebar material that will be used to determine the area of longitudinal
torsional rebar required.

Field: TSlabCover
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Absolute Distance (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

Distance from the outside face of the top slab to the centerline of exterior closed
transverse torsion reinforcement.

Field: WebCover
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Absolute Distance (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

Distance from the outside face of the web to the centerline of exterior closed transverse
torsion reinforcement.

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Field: BSlabCover
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Absolute Distance (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

Distance from the outside face of the bottom slab to the centerline of exterior closed
transverse torsion reinforcement.
Table: Bridge DesReqSuper 39 - Param - CANCSAS606 - CBoxFlexure

Field: DesReqName
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of a bridge design request.

Field: PhiConc
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Concrete Resistance Factor.

Field: PhiPT
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Prestressing Resistance Factor.

Field: PhiRebar
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Reinforcement Resistance Factor.


Table: Bridge DesReqSuper 40 - Param - CANCSAS606 - CBox2Stress

Field: DesReqName
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of a bridge design request.

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Field: FactCLim
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Multiplier on f'c to calculate the compression stress limit.

Field: FactTLim
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Multiplier on sqrt f'c [MPa] to calculate the tension stress limit.


Table: Bridge DesReqSuper 41 - Param - CANCSAS606 - CBox2Shear

Field: DesReqName
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of a bridge design request.

Field: HWayClass
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Highway class, can be A, B, C and D.

Field: PhiConc
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Concrete Resistance Factor.

Field: PhiPT
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Prestressing Resistance Factor.

Field: PhiRebar
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Reinforcement Resistance Factor.

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Field: FctCrkStrgth
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

multiplies sqrt f'c [MPa] to obtain cracking strength.

Field: EpsilonXNeg
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

EpsilonX negative limit.

Field: EpsilonXPos
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

EpsilonX positive limit.

Field: RebarMatV
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

A previously-defined rebar material that will be used to determine the area of transverse
shear rebar required.

Field: RebarMatL
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

A previously-defined rebar material that will be used to determine the area of longitudinal
torsional rebar required.
Table: Bridge DesReqSuper 42 - Param - CANCSAS606 - CBox2Flexure

Field: DesReqName
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of a bridge design request.

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Field: HWayClass
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Highway class, can be A, B, C and D.

Field: PhiConc
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Concrete Resistance Factor.

Field: PhiPT
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Prestressing Resistance Factor.

Field: PhiRebar
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Reinforcement Resistance Factor.


Table: Bridge DesReqSuper 43 - Param - CANCSAS606 - PCCompStress

Field: DesReqName
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of a bridge design request.

Field: FactCLim
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Multiplier on f'c to calculate the compression stress limit.

Field: FactTLim
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Multiplier on sqrt f'c [MPa] to calculate the tension stress limit.

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Table: Bridge DesReqSuper 44 - Param - CANCSAS606 - PCCompShear

Field: DesReqName
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of a bridge design request.

Field: HWayClass
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Highway class, can be A, B, C and D.

Field: PhiConc
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Concrete Resistance Factor.

Field: PhiPT
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Prestressing Resistance Factor.

Field: PhiRebar
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Reinforcement Resistance Factor.

Field: FctCrkStrgth
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

multiplies sqrt f'c [MPa] to obtain cracking strength.

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Field: EpsilonXNeg
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

EpsilonX negative limit.

Field: EpsilonXPos
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

EpsilonX positive limit.

Field: RebarMatV
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

A previously-defined rebar material that will be used to determine the area of transverse
shear rebar required.

Field: RebarMatL
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

A previously-defined rebar material that will be used to determine the area of longitudinal
torsional rebar required.
Table: Bridge DesReqSuper 45 - Param - CANCSAS606 - PCCompFlexure

Field: DesReqName
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of a bridge design request.

Field: HWayClass
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Highway class, can be A, B, C and D.

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Field: PhiConc
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Concrete Resistance Factor.

Field: PhiPT
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Prestressing Resistance Factor.

Field: PhiRebar
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Reinforcement Resistance Factor.


Table: Bridge RateReqSuper 01 - General

Field: Request
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of a bridge rating request.

Field: CheckType
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The check type of a bridge rating request.

Field: BridgeObj
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of a bridge object.

Field: Run
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The flag to indicate if the design request is selected for designed.

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Field: Status
Field is Imported: No
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Design status.
Table: Bridge RateReqSuper 02 - Station Ranges

Field: Request
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of a bridge rating request.

Field: Location
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Location before or after this station.

Field: StartType
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

StartType can be the beginning of the selected bridge object or user-defined station.

Field: StartSta
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Coordinates (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

This field is needed only when the StartType is User Defined.

Field: EndType
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

EndType can be the end of the selected bridge object or user-defined station.

Field: EndSta
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Coordinates (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

This field is needed only when the EndType is User Defined.

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Table: Bridge RateReqSuper 03 - Demand Sets

Field: Request
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of a bridge rating request.

Field: DmndSet
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The demand set name of a bridge design request.

Field: Combo
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The load combination name of a demand set.


Table: Bridge RateReqSuper 04 - Param - AASHTOLRFD07 - CBoxShear

Field: Request
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of a bridge rating request.

Field: Phi
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Concrete shear resistance factor, default Value = 1.0.

Field: PhiC
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Concrete shear condition factor, default Value = 1.0.

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Field: PhiS
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Concrete shear system factor, default Value = 1.0.


Table: Bridge RateReqSuper 05 - Param - AASHTOLRFD07 - CBoxFlexure

Field: Request
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of a bridge rating request.

Field: Phi
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Concrete flexure resistance factor, default Value = 1.0.

Field: PhiC
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Concrete flexure condition factor, default Value = 1.0.

Field: PhiS
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Concrete flexure system factor, default Value = 1.0.


Table: Bridge RateReqSuper 06 - Param - AASHTOLRFD07 - CBoxMinRebar

Field: Request
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of a bridge rating request.

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Field: FactRupt
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Concrete minrebar modulus of rupture factor per Section 5.4.2.6, factor that multiplies sqrt
of f'c to obtain modulus of rupture, default value 0.37 (ksi) or 0.97 (MPa), must be > 0).

Field: FRUnit
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The modulus of rupture factor may be specified using either MPa or Ksi units.

Field: Phi
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Factor for concrete moment resistance.


Table: Bridge RateReqSuper 07 - Param - AASHTOLRFD07 - CBox2Shear

Field: Request
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of a bridge rating request.

Field: PhiNW
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Resistance Factor - multiplies nominal shear resistance to obtain factored resistance for
normal-weight concrete.

Field: PhiLW
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Resistance Factor - multiplies nominal shear resistance to obtain factored resistance for
light-weight concrete.

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Field: PhiC
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Concrete shear condition factor, default Value = 1.0.

Field: PhiS
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Concrete shear system factor, default Value = 1.0.

Field: SCType
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Subcheck Type.

Field: NegSLL
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Negative limit on strain in nonprestressed longitudinal tension reinforcement. (eq.


5.8.3.4.2-4).

Field: PosSLL
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Positive limit on strain in nonprestressed longitudinal tension reinforcement.(eq. 5.8.3.4.2-


4).

Field: PhiCNu
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Resistance Phi_c Factor for applied factored axial force Nu (eq. 5.8.3.5-1).

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Field: PhiCMu
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Resistance Phi_f Factor for factored moment at section Mu. (eq. 5.8.3.5-1).

Field: SX
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Absolute Distance (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

Maximumum distance between layers of longitudinal crack control reinforcement per


AASHTO LRFD 5.8.3.4.2-5.

Field: AggSize
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Absolute Distance (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

Maximum aggregate size, Eq 5.8.3.4.2. This parameter is used only when min transverse
reinforcement is not provided.

Field: PPMethod
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Specify approach to proportioning of transverse reinforcement per AASHTO LRFD


Section C5.8.3.2. There are two options: proportioning per Figure C5.8.3.2-1 (Default)
and proportioning per Figure C5.8.3.2-2.

Field: SignMuMin
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Specify option of how to determine sign of MuMin=(Vu-Vp)*dv when demand Mu<(Vu-


Vp)*dv (Eq. 5.8.3.4.2-4). There are four options: 1:Automatic by CSiBridge; 2:Sign of
MuMin equal to Mu; 3:Add two MuMin - one positive, one negative; and 4:do not
generate MuMin, use Mu.
Table: Bridge RateReqSuper 08 - Param - AASHTOLRFD07 - CBox2Flexure

Field: Request
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of a bridge rating request.

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Field: Phi
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Concrete flexure resistance factor, default Value = 1.0.

Field: PhiC
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Concrete flexure condition factor, default Value = 1.0.

Field: PhiS
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Concrete flexure system factor, default Value = 1.0.


Table: Bridge RateReqSuper 09 - Param - AASHTOLRFD07 - CBox2MinRebar

Field: Request
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of a bridge rating request.

Field: FactRupt
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Concrete minrebar modulus of rupture factor per Section 5.4.2.6, factor that multiplies sqrt
of f'c to obtain modulus of rupture, default value 0.37 (ksi) or 0.97 (MPa), must be > 0).

Field: FRUnit
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The modulus of rupture factor may be specified using either MPa or Ksi units.

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Field: Phi
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Factor for concrete moment resistance.


Table: Bridge RateReqSuper 10 - Param - AASHTOLRFD07 - PCCompShear

Field: Request
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of a bridge rating request.

Field: PhiNW
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Resistance Factor - multiplies nominal shear resistance to obtain factored resistance for
normal-weight concrete.

Field: PhiLW
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Resistance Factor - multiplies nominal shear resistance to obtain factored resistance for
light-weight concrete.

Field: PhiC
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Concrete shear condition factor, default Value = 1.0.

Field: PhiS
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Concrete shear system factor, default Value = 1.0.

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Field: SCType
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Subcheck Type.

Field: NegSLL
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Negative limit on strain in nonprestressed longitudinal tension reinforcement. (eq.


5.8.3.4.2-4).

Field: PosSLL
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Positive limit on strain in nonprestressed longitudinal tension reinforcement.(eq. 5.8.3.4.2-


4).

Field: PhiCNu
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Resistance Phi_c Factor for applied factored axial force Nu (eq. 5.8.3.5-1).

Field: PhiCMu
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Resistance Phi_f Factor for factored moment at section Mu. (eq. 5.8.3.5-1).

Field: SX
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Absolute Distance (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

Maximumum distance between layers of longitudinal crack control reinforcement per


AASHTO LRFD 5.8.3.4.2-5.

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Field: AggSize
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Absolute Distance (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

Maximum aggregate size, Eq 5.8.3.4.2. This parameter is used only when min transverse
reinforcement is not provided.

Field: PPMethod
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Specify approach to proportioning of transverse reinforcement per AASHTO LRFD


Section C5.8.3.2. There are two options: proportioning per Figure C5.8.3.2-1 (Default)
and proportioning per Figure C5.8.3.2-2.

Field: SignMuMin
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Specify option of how to determine sign of MuMin=(Vu-Vp)*dv when demand Mu<(Vu-


Vp)*dv (Eq. 5.8.3.4.2-4). There are four options: 1:Automatic by CSiBridge; 2:Sign of
MuMin equal to Mu; 3:Add two MuMin - one positive, one negative; and 4:do not
generate MuMin, use Mu.
Table: Bridge RateReqSuper 11 - Param - AASHTOLRFD07 - PCCompFlexure

Field: Request
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of a bridge rating request.

Field: Phi
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Concrete flexure resistance factor, default Value = 1.0.

Field: PhiC
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Concrete flexure condition factor, default Value = 1.0.

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Field: PhiS
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Concrete flexure system factor, default Value = 1.0.


Table: Bridge RateReqSuper 12 - Param - AASHTOLRFD07 - PCCompMinRebar

Field: Request
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of a bridge rating request.

Field: FactRupt
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Concrete minrebar modulus of rupture factor per Section 5.4.2.6, factor that multiplies sqrt
of f'c to obtain modulus of rupture, default value 0.37 (ksi) or 0.97 (MPa), must be > 0).

Field: FRUnit
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The modulus of rupture factor may be specified using either MPa or Ksi units.

Field: Phi
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Factor for concrete moment resistance.


Table: Bridge RateReqSuper 13 - Param - AASHTOLRFD07 - StINonCompStrgth

Field: Request
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of a bridge rating request.

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Field: PhiFlex
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Resistance factor Phi for flexure.

Field: PhiShear
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Resistance factor Phi for shear.

Field: PhiC
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Condition factor, default Value = 1.0.

Field: PhiS
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

System factor, default Value = 1.0.

Field: AppendixA
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

Use Appendix A to determine resistance in negative moment regions?.

Field: LStiffener
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

Do webs have longitudinal stiffeners?.

Field: IgnorePLim
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

Ignore Cross-Section Proportion Limits per 6.10.2?.


Table: Bridge RateReqSuper 14 - Param - AASHTOLRFD07 - StINonCompServ

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Field: Request
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of a bridge rating request.

Field: PhiC
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Condition factor, default Value = 1.0.

Field: PhiS
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

System factor, default Value = 1.0.

Field: IgnorePLim
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

Ignore Cross-Section Proportion Limits per 6.10.2?.


Table: Bridge RateReqSuper 15 - Param - AASHTOLRFD07 - StICompStrgth

Field: Request
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of a bridge rating request.

Field: PhiFlex
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Resistance factor Phi for flexure.

Field: PhiShear
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Resistance factor Phi for shear.

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Field: PhiC
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Condition factor, default Value = 1.0.

Field: PhiS
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

System factor, default Value = 1.0.

Field: AppendixA
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

Use Appendix A to determine resistance in negative moment regions?.

Field: LStiffener
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

Do webs have longitudinal stiffeners?.

Field: IgnorePLim
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

Ignore Cross-Section Proportion Limits per 6.10.2?.

Field: Staged
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

Use Stage Analysis load case to determine stresses on composite section?.

Field: nFactor
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Multiplies short term modular ratio (Es/Ec) to obtain long-term modular ratio.

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Field: ShoredCnstr
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

Shored Construction?.
Table: Bridge RateReqSuper 16 - Param - AASHTOLRFD07 - StICompServ

Field: Request
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of a bridge rating request.

Field: PhiFlex
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Resistance factor Phi for flexure.

Field: PhiC
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Condition factor, default Value = 1.0.

Field: PhiS
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

System factor, default Value = 1.0.

Field: IgnorePLim
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

Ignore Cross-Section Proportion Limits per 6.10.2?.

Field: Staged
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

Use Stage Analysis load case to determine stresses on composite section?.

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Field: nFactor
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Multiplies short term modular ratio (Es/Ec) to obtain long-term modular ratio.

Field: ShoredCnstr
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

Shored Construction?.

Field: SlabResistT
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

Does concrete slab resist tension?.


Table: Bridge Abutment Definitions

Field: Abutment
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of a bridge abutment property.

Field: GirderSup
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This is either Integral or Bottom indicating the girder support condition at the abutment.

Field: SubType
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This is either Spring or Beam indicating the abutment substructure type.

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Field: BeamSect
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The frame section property assigned to the abutment substructure beam. This item only
applies when the SubType item is Beam.

Field: BeamLength
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Absolute Distance (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The total length of the abutment substructure beam. This item only applies when the
SubType item is Beam.

Field: FSProp
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This is either Pinned, Fixed or the name of a defined Bridge Foundation Spring property.
Table: Bridge Bearing Definitions

Field: Bearing
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of a bridge bearing property.

Field: Type
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The item is either Link or User indicating how the bearing properties are specified. Link
means that the properties are described by specifying a link property. User means that
each degree of freedom is specified to be Fixed, Free or Partially Fixed with a spring
stiffness.

Field: LinkProp
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of a link property. This item only applies if the Type item is Link.

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Field: U1Type
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This item is either Free, Fixed or Partial Fixed indicating the support condition for the U1
degree of freedom.

Field: U2Type
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This item is either Free, Fixed or Partial Fixed indicating the support condition for the U2
degree of freedom.

Field: U3Type
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This item is either Free, Fixed or Partial Fixed indicating the support condition for the U3
degree of freedom.

Field: R1Type
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This item is either Free, Fixed or Partial Fixed indicating the support condition for the R1
degree of freedom.

Field: R2Type
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This item is either Free, Fixed or Partial Fixed indicating the support condition for the R2
degree of freedom.

Field: R3Type
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This item is either Free, Fixed or Partial Fixed indicating the support condition for the R3
degree of freedom.

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Field: U1Stiff
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Translational Stiffness (Stiffness section of form)
Units: Force/Length

The stiffness of the partial fixity spring for the U1 degree of freedom.

Field: U2Stiff
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Translational Stiffness (Stiffness section of form)
Units: Force/Length

The stiffness of the partial fixity spring for the U2 degree of freedom.

Field: U3Stiff
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Translational Stiffness (Stiffness section of form)
Units: Force/Length

The stiffness of the partial fixity spring for the U3 degree of freedom.

Field: R1Stiff
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Rotational Stiffness (Stiffness section of form)
Units: Force-Length/rad

The stiffness of the partial fixity spring for the R1 degree of freedom.

Field: R2Stiff
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Rotational Stiffness (Stiffness section of form)
Units: Force-Length/rad

The stiffness of the partial fixity spring for the R2 degree of freedom.

Field: R3Stiff
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Rotational Stiffness (Stiffness section of form)
Units: Force-Length/rad

The stiffness of the partial fixity spring for the R3 degree of freedom.
Table: Bridge Bent Definitions 1 - General

Field: Bent
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of a bridge bent.

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Field: BeamLength
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Absolute Distance (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The total length of the bent cap beam.

Field: BeamSect
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The frame section property assigned to the bent cap beam.

Field: Type
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This item is either Single or Double indicating that there is either a single bearing line
(continuous superstructure), or double bearing lines (discontinuous superstructure).

Field: GirderSup1
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This is either Integral or Bottom indicating the girder support condition at the bent. This
item applies when the Type item is Single, and it represents the girder support condition
before the bent when the Type item is Double.

Field: BearDist1
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Absolute Distance (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

This item only applies when the Type item is Double. It is the distance from the specified
bent location to the bearing line before the bent measured along the layout line.

Field: GirderSup2
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This item only applies when the Type item is Double. It is either Integral or Bottom
indicating the girder support condition after the bent.

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Field: BearDist2
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Absolute Distance (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

This item only applies when the Type item is Double. It is the distance from the specified
bent location to the bearing line after the bent measured along the layout line.

Field: NumCols
Field is Imported: No
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The number of columns in the bridge bent.


Table: Bridge Bent Definitions 2 - Column Data

Field: Bent
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of a bridge bent.

Field: ColNum
Field is Imported: No
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The bridge bent column number.

Field: Section
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The frame section property assigned to the bent column.

Field: Distance
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Absolute Distance (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The distance from the left end of the bent cap beam to the center of the considered bent
column.

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Field: Height
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Absolute Distance (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The height of the considered bent column measured from the base of the column to the top
of the bent cap beam.

Field: Angle
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Angles (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Degrees

The angle measured counterclockwise in degrees from a line parallel to the bent to the
positive local 2 axis of the column.

Field: ColSupport
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This is either Pinned, Fixed or the name of a defined Bridge Foundation Spring property.

Field: R1Release
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This item is either Free, Fixed or Partial Fixed indicating the release condition for the R1
degree of freedom at the top of the column.

Field: R2Release
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This item is either Free, Fixed or Partial Fixed indicating the release condition for the R2
degree of freedom at the top of the column.

Field: R3Release
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This item is either Free, Fixed or Partial Fixed indicating the release condition for the R3
degree of freedom at the top of the column.

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Field: R1Stiff
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Rotational Stiffness (Stiffness section of form)
Units: Force-Length/rad

The stiffness of the partial fixity spring for the R1 degree of freedom.

Field: R2Stiff
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Rotational Stiffness (Stiffness section of form)
Units: Force-Length/rad

The stiffness of the partial fixity spring for the R2 degree of freedom.

Field: R3Stiff
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Rotational Stiffness (Stiffness section of form)
Units: Force-Length/rad

The stiffness of the partial fixity spring for the R3 degree of freedom.
Table: Bridge Diaphragm Definitions

Field: Diaph
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of a bridge diaphragm property.

Field: DiaphType
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This is either Solid, Brace or Single Beam indicating the type of diaphragm.

Solid diaphragms are only applicable to concrete bridge sections. Brace and Single Beam
diaphragms are only applicable to steel bridge sections.

Field: Thickness
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The thickness of a solid diaphragm. This item only applies when the DiaphType item is
Solid.

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Field: IncTopChord
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

If this item is Yes then the top chord is included in a Brace type diaphragm. This item
only applies when the DiaphType item is Brace.

Field: IncBrace
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

If this item is Yes then the braces are included in a Brace type diaphragm. This item only
applies when the DiaphType item is Brace.

Field: IncBotChord
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

If this item is Yes then the bottom chord is included in a Brace type diaphragm. This item
only applies when the DiaphType item is Brace.

Field: TopChord
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of the steel frame section used for the top chord in a Brace type diaphragm.
This item only applies when the DiaphType item is Brace and the IncTopChord item is
Yes.

Field: BraceType
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This is either V, Inverted V or X indicating the brace type.

Field: Brace
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of the steel frame section used for the braces in a Brace type diaphragm. This
item only applies when the DiaphType item is Brace and the IncBrace item is Yes.

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Field: BotChord
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of the steel frame section used for the bottom chord in a Brace type diaphragm.
This item only applies when the DiaphType item is Brace and the IncBotChord item is
Yes.

Field: Beam
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of the steel frame section used for the beam in a Single beam type diaphragm.
This item only applies when the DiaphType item is Single Beam.

Field: BeamDist
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

When the DiaphType item is Single Beam this is the distance from the top of the beam to
the top

When the DiaphType item is Brace this is the distance from the top brace work point to the
top of the adjacent girder. A positive distance means that the brace work point is below
the top of the adjacent girder.

This item does not apply when the DiaphType item is Solid.

Field: BeamDistBot
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

This item only applies when the DiaphType item is Brace.


Table: Bridge Foundation Spring Definitions

Field: FndSpring
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of a bridge foundation spring.

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Field: Type
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The item is either Link or User indicating how the foundation spring properties are
specified. Link.

Field: LinkProp
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of a link property. This item only applies if the Type item is Link.

Field: U1Type
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This item is either Free, Fixed or Partial Fixed indicating the support condition for the U1
degree of freedom.

Field: U2Type
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This item is either Free, Fixed or Partial Fixed indicating the support condition for the U2
degree of freedom.

Field: U3Type
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This item is either Free, Fixed or Partial Fixed indicating the support condition for the U3
degree of freedom.

Field: R1Type
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This item is either Free, Fixed or Partial Fixed indicating the support condition for the R1
degree of freedom.

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Field: R2Type
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This item is either Free, Fixed or Partial Fixed indicating the support condition for the R2
degree of freedom.

Field: R3Type
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This item is either Free, Fixed or Partial Fixed indicating the support condition for the R3
degree of freedom.

Field: U1Stiff
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Translational Stiffness (Stiffness section of form)
Units: Force/Length

The stiffness of the partial fixity spring for the U1 degree of freedom.

Field: U2Stiff
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Translational Stiffness (Stiffness section of form)
Units: Force/Length

The stiffness of the partial fixity spring for the U2 degree of freedom.

Field: U3Stiff
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Translational Stiffness (Stiffness section of form)
Units: Force/Length

The stiffness of the partial fixity spring for the U3 degree of freedom.

Field: R1Stiff
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Rotational Stiffness (Stiffness section of form)
Units: Force-Length/rad

The stiffness of the partial fixity spring for the R1 degree of freedom.

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Field: R2Stiff
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Rotational Stiffness (Stiffness section of form)
Units: Force-Length/rad

The stiffness of the partial fixity spring for the R2 degree of freedom.

Field: R3Stiff
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Rotational Stiffness (Stiffness section of form)
Units: Force-Length/rad

The stiffness of the partial fixity spring for the R3 degree of freedom.

Field: DefLength
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The user property is defined for this length when it is used in a line spring.

Field: DefArea
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Area (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length2

The user property is defined for this area when it is used in an area spring.
Table: Bridge Layout Line 1 - General

Field: LayoutLine
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of a bridge layout line.

Field: CoordSys
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The coordinate system in which the X, Y and Z coordinates of the initial point on the
bridge layout line are specified.

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Field: X
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Coordinates (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The X coordinate of the initial point on the bridge layout line in the specified coordinate
system.

Field: Y
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Coordinates (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The Y coordinate of the initial point on the bridge layout line in the specified coordinate
system.

Field: Z
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Coordinates (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The Z coordinate of the initial point on the bridge layout line in the specified coordinate
system.

Field: GlobalX
Field is Imported: No
Format: Coordinates (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The X coordinate of the initial point on the bridge layout line in the global coordinate
system.

Field: GlobalY
Field is Imported: No
Format: Coordinates (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The Y coordinate of the initial point on the bridge layout line in the global coordinate
system.

Field: GlobalZ
Field is Imported: No
Format: Coordinates (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The Z coordinate of the initial point on the bridge layout line in the global coordinate
system.
Table: Bridge Layout Line 2 - Horizontal Layout Data

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Field: LayoutLine
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of a bridge layout line.

Field: SegType
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The horizontal layout segment type. This is one of the following:

Initial Station and Bearing,


Straight at Previous Bearing to End,
Straight at Previous Bearing To Station,
Straight at New Bearing To Station,
Curve Right to New Bearing at Station,
Curve Left to New Bearing at Station.

Field: Station
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Coordinates (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

A station along the layout line.

Field: Radius
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Absolute Distance (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The radius of a curve in the layout line. This item is only applicable if the SegType item
isCurve Right to New Bearing at Station or Curve Left to New Bearing at Station.

Note that these curves may be circular curves with spiral transitions. The radius specified
is the radius of the circular portion of the curve.

Field: Bearing
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The bearing angle of the layout line at the specified station.

This item is only applicable if the SegType item is Initial Station and Bearing, Straight at
New Bearing To Station, Curve Right to New Bearing at Station or Curve Left to New
Bearing at Station.

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In a valid bearing the first character is either N or S and the last character is either E or W.
N, S, E and W signify North, South, East and West respectively.

The second through second-to-last characters specify an angle between 0 and 90 degrees,
inclusive. The angle is specified as an integer number of degrees followed by an integer
number of minutes followed by a real number of seconds.

The minutes and the seconds must each be less than 60. The degrees can not exceed 90,
and, if either the minutes or seconds is nonzero then the degrees can not exceed 89.

Examples of valid bearings are N624329E, N62*43'29"E, N62E, S070403W,


S07*04'03"W, S7*4'3"W, S7W, S074W, S07043W, N243627.25W, and N24*36'27.25"W.

Bearings can also be specified as Default or DefaultX where x is a positive or negative


number indicating the angle in degrees that the bearing is different from the default
bearing.

Field: CoordSys
Field is Imported: No
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The coordinate system in which the X, and Y coordinates of the specified station on the
bridge layout line are reported.

Field: X
Field is Imported: No
Format: Coordinates (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The X coordinate of the specified station on the bridge layout line in the specified
coordinate system.

Field: Y
Field is Imported: No
Format: Coordinates (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The Y coordinate of the specified station on the bridge layout line in the specified
coordinate system.

Field: GlobalX
Field is Imported: No
Format: Coordinates (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The X coordinate of the specified station on the bridge layout line in the global coordinate
system.

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Field: GlobalY
Field is Imported: No
Format: Coordinates (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The Y coordinate of the specified station on the bridge layout line in the global coordinate
system.
Table: Bridge Layout Line 3 - Vertical Layout Data

Field: LayoutLine
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of a bridge layout line.

Field: SegType
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The vertical layout segment type. This is one of the following:

Initial Station, Elevation Z and Grade,


Constant at Previous Grade to End,
Constant At Previous Grade to Station,
Constant At New Grade to Station,
Constant Grade to New Elevation at Station,
Parabolic to New Grade at Station,
Circular to New Grade at Station.

Field: Station
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Coordinates (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

Field: Grade
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Percent

The grade (in percent) at the specified station along the layout line. This item is not
applicable for import when the SegType item is Constant Grade to New Elevation at
Station.

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Field: CoordSys
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The coordinate system in which the Z coordinate of the specified station on the bridge
layout line is reported.

Field: Z
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Coordinates (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The Z coordinate of the specified station on the bridge layout line in the specified
coordinate system. This item is only applicable for import when the SegType item is
Constant Grade to New Elevation at Station.

Field: GlobalZ
Field is Imported: No
Format: Coordinates (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The Z coordinate of the specified station on the bridge layout line in the global coordinate
system.
Table: Bridge Layout Line 4 - Layout Line Points

Field: LayoutLine
Field is Imported: No
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of a bridge layout line.

Field: Point
Field is Imported: No
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

A point along the bridge layout line. These points are calculated by the program from the
bridge layout line definition data.

Field: CoordSys
Field is Imported: No
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The coordinate system in which the X, Y and Z coordinates of the specified point along
the bridge layout line are reported.

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Field: X
Field is Imported: No
Format: Coordinates (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The X coordinate of the specified point along the bridge layout line in the specified
coordinate system.

Field: Y
Field is Imported: No
Format: Coordinates (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The Y coordinate of the specified point along the bridge layout line in the specified
coordinate system.

Field: Z
Field is Imported: No
Format: Coordinates (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The Z coordinate of the specified point along the bridge layout line in the specified
coordinate system.

Field: GlobalX
Field is Imported: No
Format: Coordinates (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The X coordinate of the specified point along the bridge layout line in the global
coordinate system.

Field: GlobalY
Field is Imported: No
Format: Coordinates (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The Y coordinate of the specified point along the bridge layout line in the global
coordinate system.

Field: GlobalZ
Field is Imported: No
Format: Coordinates (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The Z coordinate of the specified point along the bridge layout line in the global
coordinate system.
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Field: Name
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of a bridge point load definition.

Field: Type
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This is either Force or Moment indicating the load type.

Field: CoordSys
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This is either Local or the name of a defined coordinate system indicating the coordinate
system in which the load is defined.

Field: Dir
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The load direction. If the CoordSys item is Local then this is either 1, 2 or 3.
If the CoordSys item is Global then this is either X, Y, Z or Gravity.
If the CoordSys item is some other defined coordinate system then this is either X, Y or Z.
.

Field: RefLoc
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This is either Left Edge of Deck or Right Edge of Deck indicating the reference location
from which the Dist item is measured.

Field: Dist
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Absolute Distance (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The distance from the specified reference location (RefLoc item) to the load. This value
should always be greater than or equal to zero..

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Field: Force
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Force (Forces section of form)
Units: Force

The load value when the Type item is Force.

Field: Moment
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Moment (Forces section of form)
Units: Force-Length

The load value when the Type item is Moment.


Table: Bridge Load Definitions 02 - Line

Field: Name
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of a bridge area load definition.

Field: Type
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This is either Force or Moment indicating the load type.

Field: CoordSys
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This is either Local or the name of a defined coordinate system indicating the coordinate
system in which the load is defined.

Field: Dir
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The load direction. If the CoordSys item is Local then this is either 1, 2 or 3.
If the CoordSys item is Global then this is either X, Y, Z, Gravity, X Projected, Y
Projected, Z Projected or Gravity Projected.
If the CoordSys item is some other defined coordinate system then this is either X, Y, Z, X
Projected, Y Projected or Z Projected.
.

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Field: RefLoc
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This is either Left Edge of Deck or Right Edge of Deck indicating the reference location
from which the Dist item is measured.

Field: Dist
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Absolute Distance (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The distance from the specified reference location (RefLoc item) to the load. This value
should always be greater than or equal to zero..

Field: FOverL
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Force/Length (Forces section of form)
Units: Force/Length

The load value when the Type item is Force.

Field: MOverL
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Moment/Length (Forces section of form)
Units: Force-Length/Length

The load value when the Type item is Moment.


Table: Bridge Load Definitions 03 - Area

Field: Name
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of a bridge line load definition.

Field: Type
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This is either Force or Moment indicating the load type.

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Field: CoordSys
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This is either Local or the name of a defined coordinate system indicating the coordinate
system in which the load is defined.

Field: Dir
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The load direction. If the CoordSys item is Local then this is either 1, 2 or 3.
If the CoordSys item is Global then this is either X, Y, Z, Gravity, X Projected, Y
Projected, Z Projected or Gravity Projected.
If the CoordSys item is some other defined coordinate system then this is either X, Y, Z, X
Projected, Y Projected or Z Projected.
.

Field: RefLocLft
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This is either Left Edge of Deck or Right Edge of Deck indicating the reference location
from which the DistLft item is measured.

Field: DistLft
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Absolute Distance (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The distance from the specified left reference location (RefLocLft item) to the left edge of
the load area. This value should always be greater than or equal to zero..

Field: RefLocRgt
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This is either Left Edge of Deck or Right Edge of Deck indicating the reference location
from which the DistRgt item is measured.

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Field: DistRgt
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Absolute Distance (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The distance from the specified right reference location (RefLocRgt item) to the right edge
of the load area. This value should always be greater than or equal to zero..

Field: FOverL2Lft
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Force/Area (Forces section of form)
Units: Force/Length2

The load value along the left edge of the load area when the Type item is Force.

Field: FOverL2Rgt
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Force/Area (Forces section of form)
Units: Force/Length2

The load value along the right edge of the load area when the Type item is Force.

Field: MOverL2Lft
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Force/Length (Forces section of form)
Units: Force/Length

The load value along the left edge of the load area when the Type item is Moment.

Field: MOverL2Rgt
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Force/Length (Forces section of form)
Units: Force/Length

The load value along the right edge of the load area when the Type item is Moment.
Table: Bridge Model Summary 01 - Bearing Supports

Field: BridgeObj
Field is Imported: No
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of a bridge object.

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Field: SpanName
Field is Imported: No
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of the span that the bent belongs to.

Field: Station
Field is Imported: No
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The station of the bent.

Field: Type
Field is Imported: No
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The type that the bearing is used for. It can be Abutment, Bent or Hinge.

Field: Bearing
Field is Imported: No
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The bearing number counted from the left end of the bent cap beam/in-span
hinge/abutment to the center of the considered bearing.

Field: BearProp
Field is Imported: No
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This is the name of a defined bridge bearing property that is used as a bearing at each
girder.

Field: BearElev
Field is Imported: No
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

This is the Global Z elevation of the bearings.

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Field: BearAngle
Field is Imported: No
Format: Angles (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Degrees

This is the rotation angle in degrees of the bearing local 3 axis from its default orientation
that is parallel to the layout line.

.
Table: Bridge Object Definitions 01 - General

Field: BridgeObj
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of a bridge object.

Field: LayoutLine
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of the bridge layout line associated with the bridge object.

Field: NumSpans
Field is Imported: No
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The number of spans defined in the bridge object.

Field: NumBents
Field is Imported: No
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The number of bents defined in the bridge object.

Field: NumHinges
Field is Imported: No
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The number of hinges defined in the bridge object.

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Field: NumTendons
Field is Imported: No
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The number of prestress tendons defined in the bridge object.

Field: NumGroups
Field is Imported: No
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The number of bridge groups defined in the bridge object.

Field: SuperElev
Field is Imported: No
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

This item is Yes if super elevation is defined in the bridge object. Otherwise it is No.
Table: Bridge Object Definitions 02 - Reference Line

Field: BridgeObj
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of a defined bridge object.

Field: SpanName
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of a span in the specified bridge object.

Field: Station
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Coordinates (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

A station along the bridge, that is, a station along the layout line specified for the bridge.

Field: Length
Field is Imported: No
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The span length from the last station to the current station.

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Field: SpanType
Field is Imported: No
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The description of the span length.


Table: Bridge Object Definitions 03 - Spans 1 - General

Field: BridgeObj
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of a bridge object.

Field: SpanName
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of a span in the specified bridge object.

Field: BridgeSect
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of the bridge section assigned to the specified span.

Field: Variation
Field is Imported: No
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

This item is Yes if a variation is assigned to the span. Otherwise it is No.


Table: Bridge Object Definitions 04 - Spans 2 - Parametric Variations

Field: BridgeObj
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of a bridge object.

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Field: SpanName
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of a span in the specified bridge object.

Field: SameAs
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This item is Yes if the variation is the same as that assigned to the span. Otherwise it is
No.

Field: Parameter
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The parameter to which the variation applies. The parameter items are typically consistent
with the field names in the Bridge Section tables.

Field: Variation
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of a bridge parametric variation.


Table: Bridge Object Definitions 05 - Spans 3 - User Variations

Field: BridgeObj
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of a bridge object.

Field: SpanName
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of a span in the specified bridge object.

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Field: SameAs
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This item is Yes if the variation is the same as that assigned to the span. Otherwise it is
No.

Field: PolyType
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This is either Structural or Opening indicating the type of polygon to which the variation
applies.

Field: PolyNum
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The number of the polygon to which the variation applies.

Field: Point
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The point number of the point to which the variation applies in the considered polygon.

Points are numbered consecutively starting from 1.

Field: XorY
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This is either X or Y indicating the point coordinate direction to which the variation
applies.

Field: Variation
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of a bridge parametric variation.


Table: Bridge Object Definitions 06 - Abutments

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Field: BridgeObj
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of a bridge object.

Field: Location
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This is either Start or End indicating the abutment location along the brdige object.

Field: BearingDir
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The bearing direction of the abutment, that is the bearing of a line parallel to the abutment.

In a valid bearing the first character is either N or S and the last character is either E or W.
N, S, E and W signify North, South, East and West respectively.

The second through second-to-last characters specify an angle between 0 and 90 degrees,
inclusive. The angle is specified as an integer number of degrees followed by an integer
number of minutes followed by a real number of seconds.

The minutes and the seconds must each be less than 60. The degrees can not exceed 90,
and, if either the minutes or seconds is nonzero then the degrees can not exceed 89.

Examples of valid bearings are N624329E, N62*43'29"E, N62E, S070403W,


S07*04'03"W, S7*4'3"W, S7W, S074W, S07043W, N243627.25W, and N24*36'27.25"W.

Bearings can also be specified as Default or DefaultX where x is a positive or negative


number indicating the angle in degrees that the bearing is different from the default
bearing.

Field: DiaphProp
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This is either None (meaning no diaphragm exists at the abutment) or the name of a
defined bridge diaphragm property.

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Field: SubType
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This is either None, Abutment or Bent indicating the abutment substructure type.

None means there is no substructure at the abutment. Abutment means an abutment


property is used to define the substructure and Bent means an abutment property is used to
define the substructure.

Field: AbutProp
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This item only applies when the SubType item is Abutment. It is the name of the
abutment property used to define the abutment substructure.

Field: BentProp
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This item only applies when the SubType item is Bent. It is the name of the bent property
used to define the abutment substructure.

Field: SubElev
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Coordinates (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

This is the Global Z elevation of the top of the abutment substructure.

This item does not apply when the SubType item is None.

Field: HorizOff
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Absolute Distance (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The horizontal offset from the layout line to the midlength of the substructure

This item does not apply when the SubType item is None.

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Field: BearProp
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This is the name of a defined bridge bearing property that is used as a bearing at each
girder. This item does not apply when the SubType item is None.

Field: BearResProp
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This is either None or the name of a defined bridge restrainer property that is located at the
bearing. This item does not apply when the SubType item is None.

Field: BearElev
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Coordinates (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

This item does not apply when the SubType item is None.

Field: BearAngle
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Angles (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Degrees

This is the rotation angle in degrees of the bearing local 3 axis from its default orientation
that is parallel to the layout line.

This item does not apply when the SubType item is None.
Table: Bridge Object Definitions 07 - Bents

Field: BridgeObj
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of a bridge object.

Field: SpanName
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of a span in the specified bridge object with which the bent is associated.

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Field: BentProp
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This is either None or the name of a bridge bent property.

Field: Continuous
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

This is either Yes or No indicating if the superstructure is continuous at the bent location.

This item is only imported when the BentProp item is None.

Field: BearingDir
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The bearing of the bent, that is the bearing of a line parallel to the bent.

In a valid bearing the first character is either N or S and the last character is either E or W.
N, S, E and W signify North, South, East and West respectively.

The second through second-to-last characters specify an angle between 0 and 90 degrees,
inclusive. The angle is specified as an integer number of degrees followed by an integer
number of minutes followed by a real number of seconds.

The minutes and the seconds must each be less than 60. The degrees can not exceed 90,
and, if either the minutes or seconds is nonzero then the degrees can not exceed 89.

Examples of valid bearings are N624329E, N62*43'29"E, N62E, S070403W,


S07*04'03"W, S7*4'3"W, S7W, S074W, S07043W, N243627.25W, and N24*36'27.25"W.

Bearings can also be specified as Default or DefaultX where x is a positive or negative


number indicating the angle in degrees that the bearing is different from the default
bearing.

Field: BentElev
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Coordinates (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

This is the Global Z elevation of the top of the bent.This item does not apply when the
BentProp item is None.

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Field: HorizOff
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Absolute Distance (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The horizontal offset from the layout line to the midlength of the bent cap beam

This item does not apply when the BentProp item is None.

Field: DiaphBefore
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This is either None or the name of a defined bridge diaphragm property. If the BentProp
item is None or the specified bent property has a single line of bearings (continuous
superstructure), then this is the property of the diaphragm, if any, that occurs at the bent. If
the specified bent property has a double line of bearings (discontinuous superstructure),
then this is the property of the diaphragm, if any, that occurs just before the bent.

Field: DiaphAfter
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This is either None or the name of a defined bridge diaphragm property. This item only
applies when the bent property specified by the BentProp item has a double line of
bearings (discontinuous superstructure), or when the bent property specified by the
BentProp item is None and a discontinuous superstructure at the bent is specified. It is the
property of the diaphragm, if any, that occurs just after the bent.

Field: ResPropSS
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This is either None or the name of a defined bridge restrainer property that is used in the
superstructure at each girder. This item only applies when the bent property specified by
the BentProp item has a double line of bearings (discontinuous superstructure), or when
the bent property specified by the BentProp item is None and a discontinuous
superstructure at the bent is specified.

Field: ResElevSS
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Coordinates (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

This is the Global Z elevation of the superstructure restrainers. This item only applies
when the bent property specified by the BentProp item has a double line of bearings

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(discontinuous superstructure), or when the bent property specified by the BentProp item
is None and a discontinuous superstructure at the bent is specified.

Field: MeshAtBent
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

This item is Yes if the bridge deck is to be meshed at the bent. It is No if the bridge deck it
meshed at its default location not considering the bent.

Field: BearProp1
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This is the name of a defined bridge bearing property that is used as a bearing at each
girder.

If the BentProp item is None then this item only applies when a discontinuous
superstructure at the bent is specified and it is the hinge bearing property at the disconuity.
If the specified bent property has a single line of bearings (continuous superstructure),
then this is the property of the bearings along that line. If the specified bent property has a
double line of bearings (discontinuous superstructure), then this is the property of the
bearings along the bearing line just before the bent.

Field: BrResProp1
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This is either None or the name of a defined bridge restrainer property that is used at the
same location as the BearProp1 item at each girder. This item does not apply when the
BentProp item is None.

Field: BearElev1
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Coordinates (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

If the BentProp item is None then this item only applies when a discontinuous
superstructure at the bent is specified. If the specified bent property has a single line of
bearings (continuous superstructure), then this is the elevation of the bearings along that
line. If the specified bent property has a double line of bearings (discontinuous
superstructure), then this is the elevation of the bearings along the bearing line just before
the bent.

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Field: BearAngle1
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Angles (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Degrees

This is the rotation angle in degrees of the bearing local 3 axis from its default orientation
that is parallel to the layout line.

If the BentProp item is None then this item only applies when a discontinuous
superstructure at the bent is specified. If the specified bent property has a single line of
bearings (continuous superstructure), then this is the rotation angle of the bearings along
that line. If the specified bent property has a double line of bearings (discontinuous
superstructure), then this is the rotation angle of the bearings along the bearing line just
before the bent.

Field: BearProp2
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This is the name of a defined bridge bearing property that is used as a bearing at each
girder.

This item does not apply when the BentProp item is None. This item only applies when
the bent property specified by the BentProp has a double line of bearings (discontinuous
superstructure). It is the property of the bearings along the bearing line just after the bent.

Field: BrResProp2
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This is either None or the name of a defined bridge restrainer property that is used at the
same location as the BearProp2 item at each girder.This item does not apply when the
BentProp item is None. This item only applies when the bent property specified by the
BentProp has a double line of bearings (discontinuous superstructure).

Field: BearElev2
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Coordinates (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

This is the Global Z elevation of the bearings.

This item only applies when the bent property specified by the BentProp has a double line
of bearings (discontinuous superstructure). It is the elevation of the bearings along the
bearing line just after the bent.

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Field: BearAngle2
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Angles (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Degrees

This is the rotation angle in degrees of the bearing local 3 axis from its default orientation
that is parallel to the layout line.

This item only applies when the bent property specified by the BentProp has a double line
of bearings (discontinuous superstructure). It is the rotation angle of the bearings along
the bearing line just after the bent.
Table: Bridge Object Definitions 08 - Hinges

Field: BridgeObj
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of a bridge object.

Field: SpanName
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of a span in the specified bridge object.

Field: BearingDir
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The bearing direction of the hinge, that is the bearing of a line parallel to the hinge.

In a valid bearing the first character is either N or S and the last character is either E or W.
N, S, E and W signify North, South, East and West respectively.

The second through second-to-last characters specify an angle between 0 and 90 degrees,
inclusive. The angle is specified as an integer number of degrees followed by an integer
number of minutes followed by a real number of seconds.

The minutes and the seconds must each be less than 60. The degrees can not exceed 90,
and, if either the minutes or seconds is nonzero then the degrees can not exceed 89.

Examples of valid bearings are N624329E, N62*43'29"E, N62E, S070403W,


S07*04'03"W, S7*4'3"W, S7W, S074W, S07043W, N243627.25W, and N24*36'27.25"W.

Bearings can also be specified as Default or DefaultX where x is a positive or negative


number indicating the angle in degrees that the bearing is different from the default
bearing.

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Field: HingeDist
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Absolute Distance (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The distance from the start of the specified span to the hinge location.

Field: BearProp
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This is either None or the name of a defined bridge bearing property that is used as a
bearing at each girder.

Field: BearResProp
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This is either None or the name of a defined bridge restrainer property that is used at the
same location as the BearProp item at each girder.

Field: BearElev
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Coordinates (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

This is the Global Z elevation of the bearings.

Field: BearAngle
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Angles (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Degrees

This is the rotation angle in degrees of the bearing local 3 axis from its default orientation
that is parallel to the layout line.

Field: ResPropSS
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This is either None or the name of a defined bridge restrainer property that is used in the
superstructure at each girder.

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Field: ResElevSS
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Coordinates (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

This is the Global Z elevation of the superstructure restrainers.

Field: DiaphBefore
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This is either None or the name of a defined bridge diaphragm property.It is the property
of the diaphragm, if any, that occurs just before the hinge.

Field: DiaphAfter
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This is either None or the name of a defined bridge diaphragm property. It is the property
of the diaphragm, if any, that occurs just after the hinge.
Table: Bridge Object Definitions 09 - Super Elevation 1 - General

Field: BridgeObj
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of a bridge object.

Field: IsConstant
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

This item is Yes if the superelevation of the bridge object along the specified bridge object
is constant. Otherwise it is No.

Field: SuperElev
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Percent

The constant superelevation for the bridge object along the specified bridge object. This
item only applies when the IsConstant item is Yes.
Table: Bridge Object Definitions 10 - Super Elevation 2 - User

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Field: BridgeObj
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of a bridge object.

Field: Station
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Absolute Distance (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

A station along the specified bridge object.

Field: SuperElev
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Percent

The superelevation for the bridge object at the specified station.


Table: Bridge Object Definitions 11 - Prestress 1 - General

Field: BridgeObj
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of a bridge object.

Field: Tendon
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of the tendon.

Field: LoadName
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of the load pattern to which the prestress loads for this tendon are applied.

Field: StartSpan
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of the span where the tendon starts.

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Field: StartType
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This is either Start of Span or User Definition indicating the start location of the tendon in
the start span. If this item is User Definition then the start location is specified by the
StartDist item.

Field: StartDist
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Absolute Distance (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The distance from the start of the specified span to the start of the tendon. This item only
applies when the StartType item is User Definition.

Field: EndSpan
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of the span where the tendon ends.

Field: EndType
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This is either End of Span or User Definition indicating the end location of the tendon in
the end span. If this item is User Definition then the end location is specified by the
EndDist item.

Field: EndDist
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Absolute Distance (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The distance from the start of the specified span to the end of the tendon. This item only
applies when the EndType item is User Definition.

Field: PreType
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This is either Prestress or Post Tension indicating the prestress type.

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Field: JackFrom
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This is either Start, End or Both indicating where the jacking occurs.

Field: Material
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of the steel-type material property associated with the tendon.

Field: TendonArea
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Area (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length2

The cross-sectional area of the tendon.

Field: LoadType
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This is either Force or Stress indicating the type of tendon load specified.

Field: Force
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Force (Forces section of form)
Units: Force

The tendon force. This item only applies when the LoadType item is Force.

Field: Stress
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Force (Forces section of form)
Units: Force

The tendon stress. This item only applies when the LoadType item is Stress.

Field: MaxDiscLen
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Absolute Distance (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The maximum discretization length for the prestress tendon.

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Field: ModelAs
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This is either Loads or Elements indicating how the prestress tendon is modeled in the
analysis model.

Field: Curvature
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The curvature coefficient used in calculating friction losses.

Field: Wobble
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: 1/Length (Miscellaneous section of form)
Units: 1/Length

The wobble coefficient used in calculating the wobble (length) effect portion of the
friction losses.

Field: LossAnchor
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The slip distance when the tendon is anchored.

Field: LossEShort
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Stress Input (Stresses section of form)
Units: Force/Length2

The stress loss because of elastic shortening.

When the tendoned is modeled using elements this loss is in addition to any loss
calculated by analysis.

Field: LossCreep
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Stress Input (Stresses section of form)
Units: Force/Length2

The stress loss because of concrete creep.

When the tendoned is modeled using elements this loss is in addition to any loss
calculated by analysis.

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Field: LossShrink
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Stress Input (Stresses section of form)
Units: Force/Length2

The stress loss because of concrete shrinkage.

When the tendoned is modeled using elements this loss is in addition to any loss
calculated by analysis.

Field: LossSRelax
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Stress Input (Stresses section of form)
Units: Force/Length2

When the tendoned is modeled using elements this loss is in addition to any loss
calculated by analysis.

Field: TendonObj
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of the tendon object that was created by the program to represent the specified
bridge tendon in the object based model. This item is only applicable when a linked
bridge object exists. The user should not modify this item. It should always be set by the
program.

Field: DuctDiam
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The diameter of the tendon duct. Zero means no duct exists.

Field: BondType
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This is either Bonded or Unbonded indicating the tendon bonding type.


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Field: BridgeObj
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of a bridge object.

Field: Tendon
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of the tendon.

Field: SegType
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The segment type for the specified segment of the tendon. This is one of the following:

Start of Tendon
Linear to End of Tendon
Linear
Parabola End Point and Initial Slope
Parabola End Point and Final Slope
Parabola Intermediate Point
Parabola End Point
Circle Intermediate Point
Circle End Point.

Field: TendonDist
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Absolute Distance (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The distance from the start of the tendon to the end of the specified tendon segment.

Field: VertOff
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Absolute Distance (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The vertical offset of the tendon from the bridge section reference point at the specified
tendon distance.

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Field: Slope
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The slope of the tendon at either the beginning (initial) of the tendon segment or the end
(final) of the tendon segment, as specified by the SegType item.

This item only applies when the SegType item is either Parabola End Point and Initial
Slope or Parabola End Point and Final Slope.
Table: Bridge Object Definitions 13 - Prestress 3 - Horizontal Layout

Field: BridgeObj
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of a bridge object.

Field: Tendon
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of the tendon.

Field: SegType
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The segment type for the specified segment of the tendon. This is one of the following:

Start of Tendon
Linear to End of Tendon
Linear
Parabola End Point and Initial Slope
Parabola End Point and Final Slope
Parabola Intermediate Point
Parabola End Point
Circle Intermediate Point
Circle End Point.

Field: TendonDist
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Absolute Distance (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The distance from the start of the tendon to the end of the specified tendon segment.

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Field: HorizOff
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Absolute Distance (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The horizontal offset of the tendon from the bridge section reference point at the specified
tendon distance.

Field: Slope
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The slope of the tendon at either the beginning (initial) of the tendon segment or the end
(final) of the tendon segment, as specified by the SegType item.

This item only applies when the SegType item is either Parabola End Point and Initial
Slope or Parabola End Point and Final Slope.
Table: Bridge Object Definitions 14 - Diaphragms

Field: BridgeObj
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of a bridge object.

Field: SpanName
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of a span in the specified bridge object.

Field: DiaphProp
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of a bridge diaphragm property.

Field: DiaphDist
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Absolute Distance (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The distance from the start of the specified span to the diaphragm location.

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Field: DiaphBrg
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The bearing of the diaphragm, that is the bearing of a line parallel to the diaphragm.

In a valid bearing the first character is either N or S and the last character is either E or W.
N, S, E and W signify North, South, East and West respectively.

The second through second-to-last characters specify an angle between 0 and 90 degrees,
inclusive. The angle is specified as an integer number of degrees followed by an integer
number of minutes followed by a real number of seconds.

The minutes and the seconds must each be less than 60. The degrees can not exceed 90,
and, if either the minutes or seconds is nonzero then the degrees can not exceed 89.

Examples of valid bearings are N624329E, N62*43'29"E, N62E, S070403W,


S07*04'03"W, S7*4'3"W, S7W, S074W, S07043W, N243627.25W, and N24*36'27.25"W.

Bearings can also be specified as Default or DefaultX where x is a positive or negative


number indicating the angle in degrees that the bearing is different from the default
bearing.

Field: DiaphLoc
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The location of the diaphragm, For ""All Spaces"", the location is measured based on the
layoutline, for ""Girder i-j"", the location is measured based on the girder 'i'.

.
Table: Bridge Object Definitions 15 - Update Data

Field: BridgeObj
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of a bridge object.

Field: MaxDiscDeck
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Absolute Distance (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The maximum discretized segment length for objects creating the deck span.

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Field: MaxDiscBeam
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Absolute Distance (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The maximum discretized segment length for line objects (frames) creating the bent cap
beams.

Field: MaxDiscCol
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Absolute Distance (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The maximum discretized segment length for line objects (frames) creating the bent
columns.

Field: ModelType
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This is either Frame, Area or Solid indicating the type of object used to create the bridge
deck.

Field: MaxElmMesh
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Absolute Distance (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The maximum submesh size for elements of the bridge deck. This item only applies when
either Area or Solid objects are used to create the deck span.
Table: Bridge Object Definitions 16 - Discretization Points

Field: BridgeObj
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of a bridge object.

Field: SpanName
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of a span in the specified bridge object.

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Field: Distance
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Absolute Distance (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The distance from the start of the specified span to the discretization point location.

Field: Bearing
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The bearing of the mesh line across the bridge at the discretization point.

In a valid bearing the first character is either N or S and the last character is either E or W.
N, S, E and W signify North, South, East and West respectively.

The second through second-to-last characters specify an angle between 0 and 90 degrees,
inclusive. The angle is specified as an integer number of degrees followed by an integer
number of minutes followed by a real number of seconds.

The minutes and the seconds must each be less than 60. The degrees can not exceed 90,
and, if either the minutes or seconds is nonzero then the degrees can not exceed 89.

Examples of valid bearings are N624329E, N62*43'29"E, N62E, S070403W,


S07*04'03"W, S7*4'3"W, S7W, S074W, S07043W, N243627.25W, and N24*36'27.25"W.

Bearings can also be specified as Default or DefaultX where x is a positive or negative


number indicating the angle in degrees that the bearing is different from the default
bearing.
Table: Bridge Object Definitions 17 - Abutment Overwrites

Field: BridgeObj
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of a bridge object.

Field: Location
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This item is either Start or End indicating the abutment location to which the overwrites
apply.

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Field: GirderNum
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The girder number to which the overwrite applies.

Field: BearProp
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This field is blank if there is no overwrite. Otherwise it is the name of a bridge bearing
property.

Field: BearResProp
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This field is blank if there is no overwrite. Otherwise it is either None or the name of a
defined bridge restrainer property that is located at the bearing.

Field: BearElev
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Coordinates (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

This field is blank if there is no overwrite. Otherwise it is actual global Z elevation of the
bearing.

Field: BearAngle
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Angles (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Degrees

This field is blank if there is no overwrite. Otherwise it is the rotation angle in degrees of
the bearing local 3 axis from its default orientation that is parallel to the layout line.

Field: FSProp
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This field is blank if there is no overwrite. Otherwise it is the name of a foundation


spring. This overwrite only applies to discrete foundation springs; it does not apply under
continuous beams.
Table: Bridge Object Definitions 18 - Bent Bearing Overwrites

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Field: BridgeObj
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of a bridge object.

Field: SpanName
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of a span in the specified bridge object.

Field: Location
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This item is either Before or After indicating the bearing line location to which the
overwrites apply. Before applies at bents with both 1 and 2 bearing lines. After only
applies at bents with 1 line.

Use Before at bents with one bearing line.

Field: GirderNum
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The girder number to which the overwrite applies.

Field: BearProp
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This field is blank if there is no overwrite. Otherwise it is the name of a bridge bearing
property.

Field: BearResProp
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This field is blank if there is no overwrite. Otherwise it is either None or the name of a
defined bridge restrainer property that is located at the bearing.

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Field: BearElev
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Coordinates (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

This field is blank if there is no overwrite. Otherwise it is actual global Z elevation of the
bearing.

Field: BearAngle
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Angles (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Degrees

This field is blank if there is no overwrite. Otherwise it is the rotation angle in degrees of
the bearing local 3 axis from its default orientation that is parallel to the layout line.
Table: Bridge Object Definitions 19 - Bent Superstructure Overwrites

Field: BridgeObj
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of a bridge object.

Field: SpanName
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of a span in the specified bridge object.

Field: GirderNum
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The girder number to which the overwrite applies.

Field: ResPropSS
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This field is blank if there is no overwrite. Otherwise it is either None or the name of a
defined bridge restrainer property.

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Field: ResElevSS
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Coordinates (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

This field is blank if there is no overwrite. Otherwise it is actual global Z elevation of the
restrainer.
Table: Bridge Object Definitions 20 - Hinge Overwrites

Field: BridgeObj
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of a bridge object.

Field: SpanName
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of a span in the specified bridge object.

Field: HingeDist
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Absolute Distance (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The distance from the start of the considered span to the considered hinge.

Field: GirderNum
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The girder number to which the overwrite applies.

Field: BearProp
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This field is blank if there is no overwrite. Otherwise it is the name of a bridge bearing
property.

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Field: BearResProp
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This field is blank if there is no overwrite. Otherwise it is either None or the name of a
defined bridge restrainer property that is located at the bearing.

Field: BearElev
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Coordinates (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

This field is blank if there is no overwrite. Otherwise it is actual global Z elevation of the
bearing.

Field: BearAngle
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Angles (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Degrees

This field is blank if there is no overwrite. Otherwise it is the rotation angle in degrees of
the bearing local 3 axis from its default orientation that is parallel to the layout line.

Field: ResPropSS
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This field is blank if there is no overwrite. Otherwise it is either None or the name of a
defined bridge restrainer property.

Field: ResElevSS
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Coordinates (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

This field is blank if there is no overwrite. Otherwise it is actual global Z elevation of the
restrainer.
Table: Bridge Object Definitions 21 - Temperature Loads

Field: BridgeObj
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of a bridge object.

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Field: SpanName
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of a span in the specified bridge object.

Field: LoadPat
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of the load pattern to which the specified temperature load is applied.

Field: Type
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This is either Uniform or Gradient indicating the type of temperature load.

Field: Temp
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Temperature Change (Forces section of form)
Units: Temp

The uniform temperature change for the temperature load. This item only applies when
the Type item is Uniform.

Field: TempGrad
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of the Bridge Temperature Gradient Definition for the temperature load. This
item only applies when the Type item is Gradient.

Field: TempType
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This is either Positive or Negative indicating the type of temperature gradient assigned.
This item only applies when the Type item is Gradient.
Table: Bridge Object Definitions 22 - Girder Rebar 1 - General

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Field: BridgeObj
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of a bridge object.

Field: GirderNum
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The girder number starting from the left side of the section. Girder 1 is the left exterior
girder, girder 2 is the first interior girder, and so on.

Field: TransvMat
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Transverse shear rebar material.

Field: LongitMat
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Longitudinal rebar material.


Table: Bridge Object Definitions 23 - Girder Rebar 2 - Transverse

Field: BridgeObj
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of a bridge object.

Field: SpanName
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of a span in the specified bridge object.

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Field: Position
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The position of the specified rebar region.

Field: GirderNum
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The girder number starting from the left side of the section. Girder 1 is the left exterior
girder, girder 2 is the first interior girder, and so on.

Field: RebarID
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The girder number starting from the left side of the section. Girder 1 is the left exterior
girder, girder 2 is the first interior girder, and so on.

Field: NumBars
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Number of the rebars.

Field: Spacing
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Absolute Distance (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

Spacing of the transverse rebars.

Field: NumSpaces
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Number of spaces.
Table: Bridge Object Definitions 24 - Girder Rebar 3 - Longitudinal

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Field: BridgeObj
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of a bridge object.

Field: GirderNum
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The girder number starting from the left side of the section. Girder 1 is the left exterior
girder, girder 2 is the first interior girder, and so on.

Field: RebarID
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The girder number starting from the left side of the section. Girder 1 is the left exterior
girder, girder 2 is the first interior girder, and so on.

Field: NumBars
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Number of the rebars.

Field: RefLine
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Field: DistBefore
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Absolute Distance (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The distance measured from the reference line toward the beginning of the bridge.
Negative value represents the distance in the opposite side of the refenence line.

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Field: DistAfter
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Absolute Distance (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The distance measured from the reference line toward the end of the bridge. Negative
value represents the distance in the opposite side of the refenence line.

Field: DistVert
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Absolute Distance (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The vertical distance of the longitudinal rebars either from top of bottom of the bridge
section.

Field: From
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

To indicate that the vertical distance is measured from top or bottom of the bridge section.
Table: Bridge Object Definitions 25 - Point Loads

Field: BridgeObj
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of a bridge object.

Field: LoadPat
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Label of the load pattern to which the specified load applies.

Field: LoadName
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of a Bridge Point Load Definition.

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Field: Station
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Absolute Distance (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The station along the layout line at which the first point load is located.

Field: Spacing
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Absolute Distance (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The spacing of point loads measured along the layout line. This item only applies when
the Number item is greater than 1.

Field: Number
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The number of point loads applied. If this is greater than 1 then te point loads are applied
at a spacing along the layout lint specified by the Spacing item.

Field: Variation
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This is either None or the name of a defined parametric variation. It is the variation of the
transverse location of the point load from the location specified in the Bridge Point Load
Definition.
Table: Bridge Object Definitions 26 - Line Loads

Field: BridgeObj
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of a bridge object.

Field: LoadPat
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Label of the load pattern to which the specified load applies.

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Field: LoadName
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of a Bridge Point Load Definition.

Field: StartSta
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Absolute Distance (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The start station for the line load.

Field: EndSta
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Absolute Distance (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The start station for the line load. This should be larger than the start station.

Field: Variation
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This is either None or the name of a defined parametric variation. It is the variation of the
transverse location of the line load from the location specified in the Bridge Line Load
Definition.
Table: Bridge Object Definitions 27 - Area Loads

Field: BridgeObj
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of a bridge object.

Field: LoadPat
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Label of the load pattern to which the specified load applies.

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Field: LoadName
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of a Bridge Point Load Definition.

Field: StartSta
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Absolute Distance (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The start station for the area load.

Field: EndSta
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Absolute Distance (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The start station for the area load. This should be larger than the start station.

Field: VariationL
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This is either None or the name of a defined parametric variation. It is the variation of the
transverse location of the left edge of the area load from the location specified in the
Bridge Area Load Definition.

Field: VariationR
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This is either None or the name of a defined parametric variation. It is the variation of the
transverse location of the right edge of the area load from the location specified in the
Bridge Area Load Definition.
Table: Bridge Parametric Variation Definitions

Field: Variation
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of a bridge parametric variation.

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Field: PointNum
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The point number specified in the current record.

Field: SegType
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This item is one of the following indicating the segment type and point type: Start of
Span,
Linear to End of Span,
Linear,
Parabola Intermediate Point,
Parabola End Point,
Parabola End Point and Initial Slope,
Parabola End Point and Final Slope,
Circular Arc Intermediate Point,
Circular Arc End Point,
Circular Arc End Point and Initial Slope,
Circular Arc End Point and Final Slope.

Field: Distance
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Absolute Distance (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The distance measured from the start of a bridge span.

Field: DimChange
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The dimension change at the current distance.

Field: Slope
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The slope at the current distance. This item only applies when the SegType item is one of
the following:
Parabola End Point and Initial Slope,
Parabola End Point and Final Slope,
Circular Arc End Point and Initial Slope,

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Circular Arc End Point and Final Slope.


Table: Bridge Preferences

Field: NorthAngle
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Angles (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Degrees

The angle in degrees measured counterclockwise from the positive global X axis to the
North direction.

Field: MaxDiscCurv
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Angles (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Degrees

For curves in the layout line the maximum discretization angle in degrees.
Table: Bridge Response

Field: Displs
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of the group chosen for displacement output for all moving load load cases. If
no output is specified then this item is None.

Field: Reactions
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of the group chosen for joint reaction output for all moving load load cases. If
no output is specified then this item is None.

Field: Frames
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of the group chosen for frame force output for all moving load load cases. If no
output is specified then this item is None.

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Field: ShellRes
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of the group chosen for shell resultant output for all moving load load cases. If
no output is specified then this item is None.

Field: ShellStr
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of the group chosen for shell stress output for all moving load load cases. If no
output is specified then this item is None.

Field: PlnAsoStr
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of the group chosen for plane and asolid stress output for all moving load load
cases. If no output is specified then this item is None.

Field: SolidStr
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of the group chosen for solid stress output for all moving load load cases. If no
output is specified then this item is None.

Field: LinkFD
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of the group chosen for link force and deformation output for all moving load
load cases. If no output is specified then this item is None.

Field: DisplsC
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

This item is Yes if corresponding values are calculated for Otherwise it is No.
displacements.

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Field: ReactionsC
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

This item is Yes if corresponding values are calculated for Otherwise it is No. reactions.

Field: FramesC
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

This item is Yes if corresponding values are calculated for Otherwise it is No. frame
forces.

Field: ShellResC
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

This item is Yes if corresponding values are calculated for Otherwise it is No. shell
resultants.

Field: ShellStrC
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

This item is Yes if corresponding values are calculated for Otherwise it is No. shell
stresses.

Field: PlnAsoStrC
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

This item is Yes if corresponding values are calculated for Otherwise it is No. plane and
asolid stresses.

Field: SolidStrC
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

This item is Yes if corresponding values are calculated for Otherwise it is No. solid
stresses.

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Field: LinkFDC
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

This item is Yes if corresponding values are calculated for Otherwise it is No. link forces
and deformations.

Field: SectCut
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

This item is Yes if section cut forces are recovered, otherwise it is No.

Field: CalcMethod
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This item is either Exact or it is a positive integer. A positive integermeans that the Quick
calculation method is used, and the integer specifies the refinement level.

Field: AllowReduce
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

This item applies to all vehicles. It is Yes if the load from a vehicle is allowed to reduce
the severity of the response. Otherwise it is No.

The default and recommended value is No.


Table: Bridge Restrainer Definitions

Field: Restrainer
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of a bridge restrainer property.

Field: Type
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The item is either Link or User indicating how the restrainer properties are specified. Link
means that the properties are described by specifying a link property. User means that the
restrainer length, area, modulus of elasticity and slack length is specified.

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Field: LinkProp
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of a link property. This item only applies if the Type item is Link.

Field: Length
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Absolute Distance (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The length of the restrainer. This item only applies if the Type item is User.

Field: Area
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Area (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length2

The cross sectional area of the restrainer. This item only applies if the Type item is User.

Field: E
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Stress Input (Stresses section of form)
Units: Force/Length2

The modulus of elasticity of the restrainer. This item only applies if the Type item is User.

Field: Slack
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Absolute Distance (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The slack length of the restrainer. This item only applies if the Type item is User.

This is the distance the structure moves before the slack, if any, is removed from the
restrainer.
Table: Bridge Section Cuts 01 - General

Field: BridgeObj
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of a bridge object.

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Field: SectCutNum
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The unique number of a program-generated bridge object section cut.

Field: Distance
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Absolute Distance (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The distance from the start of the bridge object to the section cut location.

Field: LocType
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This is either Before or After indicating the section cut is either just before or just after the
specified distance.

Field: IsHinge
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

This is Yes if a hinge occurs at the specified distance. Otherwise it is No.

Field: XGlobal
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Coordinates (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

Global X coordinate of the section cut output point for the entire bridge section.

Field: YGlobal
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Coordinates (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

Global Y coordinate of the section cut output point for the entire bridge section.

Field: ZGlobal
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Coordinates (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

Global Z coordinate of the section cut output point for the entire bridge section.

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Field: Section
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of the frame section property associated with the section cut for the entire
bridge section.

Field: Xcg
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Absolute Distance (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The X coordinate of the section center of gravity in the bridge section local coordinate
system.

Field: Ycg
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Absolute Distance (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The Y coordinate of the section center of gravity in the bridge section local coordinate
system.

Field: NumGirders
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The number of girders for which force output data is provided. Note that for spine model
bridges this item is always zero.

Field: DirCosX1
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The direction cosine for the global " & item1 & " axis relative to the bridge section cut
local "X axis relative to the bridge section cut local 1 axis.

Field: DirCosX2
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The direction cosine for the global " & item1 & " axis relative to the bridge section cut
local "X axis relative to the bridge section cut local 2 axis.

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Field: DirCosX3
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The direction cosine for the global " & item1 & " axis relative to the bridge section cut
local "X axis relative to the bridge section cut local 3 axis.

Field: DirCosY1
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The direction cosine for the global " & item1 & " axis relative to the bridge section cut
local "Y axis relative to the bridge section cut local 1 axis.

Field: DirCosY2
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The direction cosine for the global " & item1 & " axis relative to the bridge section cut
local "Y axis relative to the bridge section cut local 2 axis.

Field: DirCosY3
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The direction cosine for the global " & item1 & " axis relative to the bridge section cut
local "Y axis relative to the bridge section cut local 3 axis.

Field: DirCosZ1
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The direction cosine for the global " & item1 & " axis relative to the bridge section cut
local "Z axis relative to the bridge section cut local 1 axis.

Field: DirCosZ2
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The direction cosine for the global " & item1 & " axis relative to the bridge section cut
local "Z axis relative to the bridge section cut local 2 axis.

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Field: DirCosZ3
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The direction cosine for the global " & item1 & " axis relative to the bridge section cut
local "Z axis relative to the bridge section cut local 3 axis.
Table: Bridge Section Cuts 02 - Groups

Field: BridgeObj
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of a bridge object.

Field: SectCutNum
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The unique number of a program-generated bridge object section cut.

Field: ObjectType
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This is either Point, Line, Area, Solid or Link indicating the type of object specified.

Field: ObjectName
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of a point, line, area, solid or link object.


Table: Bridge Section Cuts 03 - Stress Points

Field: BridgeObj
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of a bridge object.

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Field: SectCutNum
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The unique number of a program-generated bridge object section cut.

Field: PointLoc
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This is either Top Left, Top Center, Top Right, Bottom Left, Bottom Center, or Bottom
Right indicating the location of the considered stress point.

Field: X
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Coordinates (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The X coordinate of the stress point in the bridge section local coordinate system.

Field: Y
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Coordinates (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The Y coordinate of the stress point in the bridge section local coordinate system.

Field: ERatio
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The ratio of the modulus of elasticity of the bridge section base material divided by the
modulus of elasticity of the bridge section material at the stress point.
Table: Bridge Section Cuts 04 - Girder Data - General

Field: BridgeObj
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of a bridge object.

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Field: SectCutNum
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The unique number of a program-generated bridge object section cut.

Field: GirderNum
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The girder number starting from the left side of the section. Girder 1 is the left exterior
girder, girder 2 is the first interior girder, and so on.

Field: XGlobal
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Coordinates (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

Global X coordinate of the girder section cut output point.

Field: YGlobal
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Coordinates (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

Global Y coordinate of the girder section cut output point.

Field: ZGlobal
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Coordinates (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

Global Z coordinate of the girder section cut output point.


Table: Bridge Section Cuts 05 - Girder Data - Groups

Field: BridgeObj
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of a bridge object.

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Field: SectCutNum
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The unique number of a program-generated bridge object section cut.

Field: GirderNum
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The girder number starting from the left side of the section. Girder 1 is the left exterior
girder, girder 2 is the first interior girder, and so on.

Field: ObjectType
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This is either Point, Line, Area, Solid or Link indicating the type of object specified.

Field: ObjectName
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of a point, line, area, solid or link object.


Table: Bridge Group Definition 01 - General

Field: BridgeObj
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of a defined bridge object.

Field: GroupName
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of the bridge group.

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Field: GroupType
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The Bridge Group types: Section, Top Slab, Web, Beam, Bottom Slab, Diaph/Crossframe,
Support Bearing, Support Structure, Tendon and Mixed.

Field: GenGroupName
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of the program generated general group based on the defined bridge group.
Table: Bridge Group Definition 02 - Section

Field: BridgeObj
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of a defined bridge object.

Field: GroupName
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of the bridge group.

Field: BeginSpan
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of the span in the bridge object associated with the beginning of the group
range.

Field: BeginDist
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Absolute Distance (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The distance along the layout line measured from the beginning of the BeginSpan.

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Field: EndSpan
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of the span in the bridge object associated with the end of the group range.

Field: EndDist
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Absolute Distance (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The distance along the layout line measured from the beginning of the EndSpan.
Table: Bridge Group Definition 03 - Top Slab

Field: BridgeObj
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of a defined bridge object.

Field: GroupName
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of the bridge group.

Field: Location
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The bridge group range in bridge section transverse direction.

Field: BeginSpan
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of the span in the bridge object associated with the beginning of the group
range.

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Field: BeginDist
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Absolute Distance (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The distance along the layout line measured from the beginning of the BeginSpan.

Field: EndSpan
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of the span in the bridge object associated with the end of the group range.

Field: EndDist
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Absolute Distance (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The distance along the layout line measured from the beginning of the EndSpan.
Table: Bridge Group Definition 04 - Web

Field: BridgeObj
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of a defined bridge object.

Field: GroupName
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of the bridge group.

Field: BeginSpan
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of the span in the bridge object associated with the beginning of the group
range.

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Field: BeginDist
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Absolute Distance (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The distance along the layout line measured from the beginning of the BeginSpan.

Field: EndSpan
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of the span in the bridge object associated with the end of the group range.

Field: EndDist
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Absolute Distance (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The distance along the layout line measured from the beginning of the EndSpan.
Table: Bridge Group Definition 05 - Beam

Field: BridgeObj
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of a defined bridge object.

Field: GroupName
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of the bridge group.

Field: Location
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The bridge group range in bridge section transverse direction.

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Field: BeginSpan
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of the span in the bridge object associated with the beginning of the group
range.

Field: BeginDist
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Absolute Distance (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The distance along the layout line measured from the beginning of the BeginSpan.

Field: EndSpan
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of the span in the bridge object associated with the end of the group range.

Field: EndDist
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Absolute Distance (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The distance along the layout line measured from the beginning of the EndSpan.
Table: Bridge Group Definition 06 - Bottom Slab

Field: BridgeObj
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of a defined bridge object.

Field: GroupName
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of the bridge group.

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Field: BeginSpan
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of the span in the bridge object associated with the beginning of the group
range.

Field: BeginDist
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Absolute Distance (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The distance along the layout line measured from the beginning of the BeginSpan.

Field: EndSpan
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of the span in the bridge object associated with the end of the group range.

Field: EndDist
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Absolute Distance (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The distance along the layout line measured from the beginning of the EndSpan.
Table: Bridge Group Definition 07 - Diaphragm

Field: BridgeObj
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of a defined bridge object.

Field: GroupName
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of the bridge group.

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Field: Location
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The bridge group range in bridge section transverse direction.

Field: BeginSpan
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of the span in the bridge object associated with the beginning of the group
range.

Field: BeginDist
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Absolute Distance (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

For the location = All Spaces, the distance is along the layout line measured from the
beginning of the BeginSpan; For the staggered diaphragms, the distance is girder length
measured from the beginning of the BeginSpan.

Field: EndSpan
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of the span in the bridge object associated with the end of the group range.

Field: EndDist
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Absolute Distance (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

For the location = All Spaces, the distance is along the layout line measured from the
beginning of the EndSpan; For the location = individual girder spaces, the distance is
girder length measured from the beginning of the EndSpan.
Table: Bridge Group Definition 08 - Support Structure

Field: BridgeObj
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of a defined bridge object.

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Field: GroupName
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of the bridge group.

Field: SuppLoc
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Field: Component
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Bridge bent structure components, including cap beam and individual column.
Table: Bridge Group Definition 09 - Bearing - Support

Field: BridgeObj
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of a defined bridge object.

Field: GroupName
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of the bridge group.

Field: LongitLoc
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The support location at the end of specified span name.

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Field: TransvLoc
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The girder number that indicates the restrainer location in bridge section transverse
direction.

Field: Position
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Bearing position for double bearing bent, either Before or After.


Table: Bridge Group Definition 10 - Bearing - Hinge

Field: BridgeObj
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of a defined bridge object.

Field: GroupName
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of the bridge group.

Field: SpanName
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of a span in the specified bridge object with which the in-span hinge is
associated.

Field: TransvLoc
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The girder number that indicates the restrainer location in bridge section transverse
direction.

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Field: HingeDist
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Absolute Distance (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The distance from the start of the specified span to the hinge location.
Table: Bridge Group Definition 11 - Restrainer - Support

Field: BridgeObj
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of a defined bridge object.

Field: GroupName
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of the bridge group.

Field: LongitLoc
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The support location at the end of specified span name.

Field: TransvLoc
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The girder number that indicates the bearing location in bridge section transverse
direction.

Field: Position
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Restrainer position, can be Bearing, Bearing Before, Bearing After and Superstructure.
Table: Bridge Group Definition 12 - Restrainer - Hinge

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Field: BridgeObj
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of a defined bridge object.

Field: GroupName
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of the bridge group.

Field: SpanName
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of a span in the specified bridge object with which the in-span hinge is
associated.

Field: TransvLoc
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The girder number that indicates the bearing location in bridge section transverse
direction.

Field: Position
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Restrainer position, can be Bearing, Bearing Before, Bearing After and Superstructure.

Field: HingeDist
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Absolute Distance (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The distance from the start of the specified span to the hinge location.
Table: Bridge Group Definition 13 - Tendon

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Field: BridgeObj
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of a defined bridge object.

Field: GroupName
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of the bridge group.

Field: TendonName
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Label of a Tendon object.


Table: Bridge Group Definition 14 - Mixed

Field: BridgeObj
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of a defined bridge object.

Field: GroupName
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of the bridge group.

Field: BeginSpan
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of the span in the bridge object associated with the beginning of the group
range.

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Field: BeginDist
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Absolute Distance (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The distance along the layout line measured from the beginning of the BeginSpan.

Field: EndSpan
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of the span in the bridge object associated with the end of the group range.

Field: EndDist
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Absolute Distance (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The distance along the layout line measured from the beginning of the EndSpan.

Field: Deck
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

If this item is Yes then deck (top slab) objects are included in the group if they fall
between the start and end stations.

Field: Girders
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

If this item is Yes then girder objects are included in the group if they fall between the start
and end stations.

Field: BotSlab
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

If this item is Yes then bottom slab objects, if any, are included in the group if they fall
between the start and end stations.

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Field: Diaphragms
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

If this item is Yes then diaphragm objects, if any, are included in the group if they fall
between the start and end stations.

Field: Hinges
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

If this item is Yes then hinge objects, if any, are included in the group if they fall between
the start and end stations.

Field: AbutBears
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

If this item is Yes then abutment bearing objects, if any, are included in the group if they
fall between the start and end stations.

Field: BentCols
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

If this item is Yes then bent column objects, if any, are included in the group if they fall
between the start and end stations.

Field: BentBeams
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

If this item is Yes then bent cap beam objects, if any, are included in the group if they fall
between the start and end stations.

Field: BentBears
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

If this item is Yes then bent bearing objects, if any, are included in the group if they fall
between the start and end stations.

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Field: Tendons
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

If this item is Yes then tendon objects, if any, are included in the group if they fall between
the start and end stations.
Table: Bridge Section Definitions 02 - Concrete Box Girder

Field: Section
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Name of a bridge section.

Field: ExtGirdType
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This is one of the following indicating the box girder exterior girder type: Vertical,
Sloped, Clipped, Radius, MaxSloped and AASHTO-PCI-ASBI.

Field: Material
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Name of the material property associated with the bridge section.

Field: NumIntGird
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The number of interior girders in the bridge section.

Field: TotalWidth
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The total width of the top slab of the bridge section.

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Field: TotalDepth
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The total depth of the bridge section.

Field: ExtGRadClip
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

This item is the exterior girder radius or clip. It applies when the ExtGirdType item is
Sloped, Radius, MaxSloped or AASHTO-PCI-ASBI.

For an ExtGirdType of Sloped or MaxSloped or AASHTO-PCI-ASBI it is the horizontal


distance from the outside face of the exterior girder just below the top slab to the outside
face of the exterior girder at the bottom of the section.

For an ExtGirdType of Radius it is the radius at the bottom of the exterior girder.

When the ExtGirdType item is Sloped this item only applies to the left side of the box
girder. In all other cases it applies to each side of the box girder.

Field: ExtGClip2
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

This item only applies when the ExtGirdType item is Sloped. It is the horizontal distance
from the outside face of the right exterior girder just below the top slab to the outside face
of the right exterior girder at the bottom of the section.

Field: GirdVert
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

This item is Yes if the girders in the section are to remain vertical in area and solid object
models when the section is superelevated. Otherwise it is No.

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Field: TopSlabThk
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The thickness of the bridge section top slab between the exterior girders (i.e., notincluding
the overhangs).

Field: BotSlabThk
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The thickness of the bridge section bottom slab.

Field: ExtGirdThk
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The thickness of the bridge section exterior girders. For sections with sloped exterior
girders this ismeasured parallel to the top deck surface.

Field: IntGirdThk
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The thickness of the bridge section interior girders.

Field: LOLength
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The length of the top slab overhang on the left side of the section.

Field: LOOuterThk
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The thickness of the top slab overhang on the left side of the section at theouter edge of
the overhang.

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Field: ROLength
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The length of the top slab overhang on the right side of the section.

Field: ROOuterThk
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The thickness of the top slab overhang on the right side of the section at theouter edge of
the overhang.

Field: FHoriz1
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

horizontal dimension of fillet f1.

Field: FHoriz2
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

horizontal dimension of fillet f2.

Field: FHoriz3
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

horizontal dimension of fillet f3.

Field: FHoriz4
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

horizontal dimension of fillet f4.

Field: FHoriz5
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

horizontal dimension of fillet f5.

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Field: FHoriz6
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

horizontal dimension of fillet f6.

Field: FHoriz7
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

horizontal dimension of fillet f7.

Field: FHoriz8
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

horizontal dimension of fillet f8.

Field: FHoriz9
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

horizontal dimension of fillet f9.

Field: FVert1
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

vertical dimension of fillet f1.

Field: FVert2
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

vertical dimension of fillet f2.

Field: FVert3
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

vertical dimension of fillet f3.

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Field: FVert4
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

vertical dimension of fillet f4.

Field: FVert5
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

vertical dimension of fillet f5.

Field: FVert6
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

vertical dimension of fillet f6.

Field: FVert7
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

vertical dimension of fillet f7.

Field: FVert8
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

vertical dimension of fillet f8.

Field: FVert9
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

vertical dimension of fillet f9.

Field: CurbLeft
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The distance from the left edge of the bridge deck to the inside edge of the left live load
curb.

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Field: CurbRight
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The distance from the right edge of the bridge deck to the inside edge of the right live load
curb.

Field: CurbMedian
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The distance from the left edge of the bridge deck to the centerline of the median live load
curb.

Field: CurbMWidth
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The width of the median live load curb.

Field: RefPtOffX
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The bridge section local coordinate system X direction offset from the the bridge section
reference point to the insertion point.

Field: RefPtOffY
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The bridge section local coordinate system Y direction offset from the the bridge section
reference point to the insertion point.

Field: DsgnTopDis
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The distance from the top of the bridge section to the horizontal cut line that defines the
top slab area.

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Field: DsgnBotDis
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The distance from the bottom of the bridge section to the horizontal cut line that defines
the bottom slab area.
Table: Bridge Section Definitions 03 - Concrete Tee Beam

Field: Section
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Name of a bridge section.

Field: Material
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Name of the material property associated with the bridge section.

Field: NumIntGird
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The number of interior girders in the bridge section.

Field: TotalWidth
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The total width of the top slab of the bridge section.

Field: TotalDepth
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The total depth of the bridge section.

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Field: GirdVert
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

This item is Yes if the girders in the section are to remain vertical in area and solid object
models when the section is superelevated. Otherwise it is No.

Field: TopSlabThk
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The thickness of the bridge section top slab between the exterior girders (i.e., not
including the overhangs).

Field: ExtGDpAbvF
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The depth of the bridge section exterior girder above the flare (measured from the bottom
of the top slab to the top of the flare).

Field: ExtGDpOfF
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The depth of the bridge section exterior girder flare.

Field: ExtGThAbvF
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The thickness of the bridge section exterior girder above the flare.

Field: ExtGThBlwF
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The thickness of the bridge section exterior girder below the flare.

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Field: IntGDpAbvF
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The depth of the bridge section interior girder above the flare (measured from the bottom
of the top slab to the top of the flare).

Field: IntGDpOfF
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The depth of the bridge section interior girder flare.

Field: IntGThAbvF
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The thickness of the bridge section interior girder above the flare.

Field: IntGThBlwF
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The thickness of the bridge section interior girder below the flare.

Field: LOLength
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The length of the top slab overhang on the left side of the section.

Field: LOOuterThk
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The thickness of the top slab overhang on the left side of the section at the outer edge of
the overhang.

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Field: ROLength
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The length of the top slab overhang on the right side of the section.

Field: ROOuterThk
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The thickness of the top slab overhang on the right side of the section at the outer edge of
the overhang.

Field: FHoriz1
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

horizontal dimension of fillet f1.

Field: FHoriz2
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

horizontal dimension of fillet f2.

Field: FHoriz3
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

horizontal dimension of fillet f3.

Field: FHoriz4
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

horizontal dimension of fillet f4.

Field: FVert1
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

vertical dimension of fillet f1.

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Field: FVert2
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

vertical dimension of fillet f2.

Field: FVert3
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

vertical dimension of fillet f3.

Field: FVert4
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

vertical dimension of fillet f4.

Field: CurbLeft
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The distance from the left edge of the bridge deck to the inside edge of the left live load
curb.

Field: CurbRight
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The distance from the right edge of the bridge deck to the inside edge of the right live load
curb.

Field: CurbMedian
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The distance from the left edge of the bridge deck to the centerline of the median live load
curb.

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Field: CurbMWidth
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The width of the median live load curb.

Field: RefPtOffX
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The bridge section local coordinate system X direction offset from the the bridge section
reference point to the insertion point.

Field: RefPtOffY
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The bridge section local coordinate system Y direction offset from the the bridge section
reference point to the insertion point.
Table: Bridge Section Definitions 04 - Concrete Flat Slab

Field: Section
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Name of a bridge section.

Field: Material
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Name of the material property associated with the bridge section.

Field: NumIntGird
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

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Field: TotalWidth
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The total width of the top slab of the bridge section.

Field: TotalDepth
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The total depth of the bridge section.

Field: LOLength
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The length of the top slab overhang on the left side of the section.

Field: LOOuterThk
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The thickness of the top slab overhang on the left side of the section at the outer edge of
the overhang.

Field: ROLength
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The length of the top slab overhang on the right side of the section.

Field: ROOuterThk
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The thickness of the top slab overhang on the right side of the section at the outer edge of
the overhang.

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Field: FHoriz1
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

horizontal dimension of fillet f1.

Field: FHoriz2
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

horizontal dimension of fillet f2.

Field: CurbLeft
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The distance from the left edge of the bridge deck to the inside edge of the left live load
curb.

Field: CurbRight
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The distance from the right edge of the bridge deck to the inside edge of the right live load
curb.

Field: CurbMedian
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The distance from the left edge of the bridge deck to the centerline of the median live load
curb.

Field: CurbMWidth
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The width of the median live load curb.

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Field: RefPtOffX
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The bridge section local coordinate system X direction offset from the the bridge section
reference point to the insertion point.

Field: RefPtOffY
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The bridge section local coordinate system Y direction offset from the the bridge section
reference point to the insertion point.
Table: Bridge Section Definitions 05 - Steel Girders 1 - General

Field: Section
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Name of a bridge section.

Field: Material
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Name of the material property associated with the concrete deck of the bridge section.

Field: NumIntGird
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The number of interior girders in the bridge section.

Field: TotalWidth
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The total width of the top slab of the bridge section.

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Field: GirdLayout
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This is either 'Along Layout Line' or 'Straight' indicating how the girders are laid out. This
options allows straight girders on a curved bridge.

Field: DiffSpacing
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

This item is Yes if the spacing between beams is not constant. It is No if all spaces
between beams are the same.

Field: DiffHaunch
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

This item is Yes if the concrete haunch height above the girder is not the same for all
girders. Otherwise it is No.

Field: DiffSection
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

This item is Yes if the frame section property is not the same for all girders. Otherwise it
is No.

Field: TopSlabThk
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The thickness of the bridge section top slab (not including the overhangs).

Field: HaunchHSame
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The height of the concrete haunch above the girder when all girders have the same
concrete haunch height. This item only applies when the DiffHaunch item is No. If the
DiffHaunch item is Yes then the haunch heights are provided in a separate table.

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Field: GirdSecSame
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The girder frame section property when all girders have the same property. This item only
applies when the DiffSection item is No. If the DiffSection item is Yes then the girder
frame section properties are provided in a separate table.

Field: GirdAreaObj
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

This item is Yes if the girders in area object models are to be modeled using area objects.
This item is No if the girders in area object models are to be modeled using frame objects.

Field: FlangeMesh
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

This item only applies when the GirdAreaObj item is Yes. It is the maximum width of a
meshed element in the girder flange.

Field: WebMesh
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

This item only applies when the GirdAreaObj item is Yes. It is the maximum height of a
meshed element in the girder web.

Field: LOLength
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The length of the top slab overhang on the left side of the section.

Field: LOFillDist
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The distance from the center of the left exterior girder to fillet f1 on the left side of the
section.

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Field: LOOuterThk
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The thickness of the top slab overhang on the left side of the section at the outer edge of
the overhang.

Field: ROLength
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The length of the top slab overhang on the right side of the section.

Field: ROFillDist
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The distance from the center of the right exterior girder to fillet f2 on the right side of the
section.

Field: ROOuterThk
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The thickness of the top slab overhang on the right side of the section at the outer edge of
the overhang.

Field: FHoriz1
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

horizontal dimension of fillet f1.

Field: FHoriz2
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

horizontal dimension of fillet f2.

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Field: CurbLeft
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The distance from the left edge of the bridge deck to the inside edge of the left live load
curb.

Field: CurbRight
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The distance from the right edge of the bridge deck to the inside edge of the right live load
curb.

Field: CurbMedian
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The distance from the left edge of the bridge deck to the centerline of the median live load
curb.

Field: CurbMWidth
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The width of the median live load curb.

Field: RefPtOffX
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The bridge section local coordinate system X direction offset from the the bridge section
reference point to the insertion point.

Field: RefPtOffY
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The bridge section local coordinate system Y direction offset from the the bridge section
reference point to the insertion point.
Table: Bridge Section Definitions 06 - Steel Girders 2 - Spacing

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Field: Section
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Name of a bridge section.

Field: SpaceNum
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The girder space number starting from the left side of the section.

Field: Spacing
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The center of girder to center of girder distance for the specified space.
Table: Bridge Section Definitions 07 - Steel Girders 3 - Haunches

Field: Section
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Name of a bridge section.

Field: GirderNum
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The girder number starting from the left side of the section. Girder 1 is the left exterior
girder, girder 2 is the first interior girder, and so on.

Field: HaunchHt
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The height of the concrete haunch above the specified girder.


Table: Bridge Section Definitions 08 - Steel Girders 4 - Sections

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Field: Section
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Name of a bridge section.

Field: GirderNum
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The girder number starting from the left side of the section. Girder 1 is the left exterior
girder, girder 2 is the first interior girder, and so on.

Field: GirderSect
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The frame section property for the specified girder.


Table: Bridge Section Definitions 09 - PCC I Girders 1 - General

Field: Section
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Name of a bridge section.

Field: Material
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Name of the material property associated with the concrete deck of the bridge section.

Field: NumIntGird
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The number of interior girders in the bridge section.

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Field: TotalWidth
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The total width of the top slab of the bridge section.

Field: GirdLayout
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This is either 'Along Layout Line' or 'Straight' indicating how the girders are laid out. This
options allows straight girders on a curved bridge.

Field: DiffSpacing
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

This item is Yes if the spacing between beams is not constant. It is No if all spaces
between beams are the same.

Field: DiffHaunch
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

This item is Yes if the concrete haunch height above the girder is not the same for all
girders. Otherwise it is No.

Field: DiffSection
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

This item is Yes if the frame section property is not the same for all girders. Otherwise it
is No.

Field: TopSlabThk
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The thickness of the bridge section top slab (not including the overhangs).

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Field: HaunchHSame
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The height of the concrete haunch above the girder when all girders have the same
concrete haunch height. This item only applies when the DiffHaunch item is No. If the
DiffHaunch item is Yes then the haunch heights are provided in a separate table.

Field: GirdSecSame
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The girder frame section property when all girders have the same property. This item only
applies when the DiffSection item is No. If the DiffSection item is Yes then the girder
frame section properties are provided in a separate table.

Field: LOLength
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The length of the top slab overhang on the left side of the section.

Field: LOFillDist
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The distance from the center of the left exterior girder to fillet f1 on the left side of the
section.

Field: LOOuterThk
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The thickness of the top slab overhang on the left side of the section at the outer edge of
the overhang.

Field: ROLength
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The length of the top slab overhang on the right side of the section.

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Field: ROFillDist
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The distance from the center of the right exterior girder to fillet f2 on the right side of the
section.

Field: ROOuterThk
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The thickness of the top slab overhang on the right side of the section at the outer edge of
the overhang.

Field: FHoriz1
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

horizontal dimension of fillet f1.

Field: FHoriz2
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

horizontal dimension of fillet f2.

Field: CurbLeft
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The distance from the left edge of the bridge deck to the inside edge of the left live load
curb.

Field: CurbRight
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The distance from the right edge of the bridge deck to the inside edge of the right live load
curb.

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Field: CurbMedian
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The distance from the left edge of the bridge deck to the centerline of the median live load
curb.

Field: CurbMWidth
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The width of the median live load curb.

Field: RefPtOffX
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The bridge section local coordinate system X direction offset from the the bridge section
reference point to the insertion point.

Field: RefPtOffY
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The bridge section local coordinate system Y direction offset from the the bridge section
reference point to the insertion point.
Table: Bridge Section Definitions 10 - PCC I Girders 2 - Spacing

Field: Section
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Name of a bridge section.

Field: SpaceNum
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The girder space number starting from the left side of the section.

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Field: Spacing
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The center of girder to center of girder distance for the specified space.
Table: Bridge Section Definitions 11 - PCC I Girders 3 - Haunches

Field: Section
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Name of a bridge section.

Field: GirderNum
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The girder number starting from the left side of the section. Girder 1 is the left exterior
girder, girder 2 is the first interior girder, and so on.

Field: HaunchHt
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The height of the concrete haunch above the specified girder.


Table: Bridge Section Definitions 12 - PCC I Girders 4 - Sections

Field: Section
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Name of a bridge section.

Field: GirderNum
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The girder number starting from the left side of the section. Girder 1 is the left exterior
girder, girder 2 is the first interior girder, and so on.

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Field: GirderSect
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The frame section property for the specified girder.


Table: Bridge Section Definitions 13 - PCC U Girders 1 - General

Field: Section
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Name of a bridge section.

Field: Material
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Name of the material property associated with the concrete deck of the bridge section.

Field: NumIntGird
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The number of interior girders in the bridge section.

Field: TotalWidth
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The total width of the top slab of the bridge section.

Field: GirdLayout
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This is either 'Along Layout Line' or 'Straight' indicating how the girders are laid out. This
options allows straight girders on a curved bridge.

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Field: DiffSpacing
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

This item is Yes if the spacing between beams is not constant. It is No if all spaces
between beams are the same.

Field: DiffHaunch
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

This item is Yes if the concrete haunch height above the girder is not the same for all
girders. Otherwise it is No.

Field: DiffSection
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

This item is Yes if the frame section property is not the same for all girders. Otherwise it
is No.

Field: TopSlabThk
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The thickness of the bridge section top slab (not including the overhangs).

Field: HaunchHSame
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The height of the concrete haunch above the girder when all girders have the same
concrete haunch height. This item only applies when the DiffHaunch item is No. If the
DiffHaunch item is Yes then the haunch heights are provided in a separate table.

Field: GirdSecSame
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The girder frame section property when all girders have the same property. This item only
applies when the DiffSection item is No. If the DiffSection item is Yes then the girder
frame section properties are provided in a separate table.

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Field: GirdAreaObj
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

This item is Yes if the girders in area object models are to be modeled using area objects.
This item is No if the girders in area object models are to be modeled using frame objects.

Field: FlangeMesh
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

This item only applies when the GirdAreaObj item is Yes. It is the maximum width of a
meshed element in the girder flange.

Field: WebMesh
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

This item only applies when the GirdAreaObj item is Yes. It is the maximum height of a
meshed element in the girder web.

Field: LOLength
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The length of the top slab overhang on the left side of the section.

Field: LOFillDist
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The distance from the center of the left exterior girder to fillet f1 on the left side of the
section.

Field: LOOuterThk
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The thickness of the top slab overhang on the left side of the section at the outer edge of
the overhang.

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Field: ROLength
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The length of the top slab overhang on the right side of the section.

Field: ROFillDist
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The distance from the center of the right exterior girder to fillet f2 on the right side of the
section.

Field: ROOuterThk
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The thickness of the top slab overhang on the right side of the section at the outer edge of
the overhang.

Field: FHoriz1
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

horizontal dimension of fillet f1.

Field: FHoriz2
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

horizontal dimension of fillet f2.

Field: CurbLeft
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The distance from the left edge of the bridge deck to the inside edge of the left live load
curb.

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Field: CurbRight
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The distance from the right edge of the bridge deck to the inside edge of the right live load
curb.

Field: CurbMedian
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The distance from the left edge of the bridge deck to the centerline of the median live load
curb.

Field: CurbMWidth
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The width of the median live load curb.

Field: RefPtOffX
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The bridge section local coordinate system X direction offset from the the bridge section
reference point to the insertion point.

Field: RefPtOffY
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The bridge section local coordinate system Y direction offset from the the bridge section
reference point to the insertion point.
Table: Bridge Section Definitions 14 - PCC U Girders 2 - Spacing

Field: Section
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Name of a bridge section.

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Field: SpaceNum
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The girder space number starting from the left side of the section.

Field: Spacing
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The center of girder to center of girder distance for the specified space.
Table: Bridge Section Definitions 15 - PCC U Girders 3 - Haunches

Field: Section
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Name of a bridge section.

Field: GirderNum
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The girder number starting from the left side of the section. Girder 1 is the left exterior
girder, girder 2 is the first interior girder, and so on.

Field: HaunchHt
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The height of the concrete haunch above the specified girder.


Table: Bridge Section Definitions 16 - PCC U Girders 4 - Sections

Field: Section
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Name of a bridge section.

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Field: GirderNum
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The girder number starting from the left side of the section. Girder 1 is the left exterior
girder, girder 2 is the first interior girder, and so on.

Field: GirderSect
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The frame section property for the specified girder.


Table: Bridge Section Definitions 17 - Adv Box Gird 1 - General

Field: Section
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Name of a bridge section.

Field: Material
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Name of the material property associated with the bridge section.

Field: NumIntGird
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The number of interior girders in the bridge section.

Field: TotalWidth
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The total width of the top slab of the bridge section.

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Field: BaseDepth
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The base depth of the bridge section.This depth does not include any specified vertical
offsets defining depth variation across the bridge.

Field: SpaceCon
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

The item is Yes if the girder spacing is constant. Otherwise it is No.

Field: GirderCon
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

The item is Yes if the girder and fillet dimensions are constant. Otherwise it is No.

Field: SlabCon
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

The item is Yes if the top and bootom slab thicknesses are constant in each space.
Otherwise it is No.

Field: DepthCon
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

The item is Yes if the bridge section depth is constant across its width. Otherwise it is No.

Field: GirdVert
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

This item is Yes if the girders in the section are to remain vertical in area and solid object
models when the section is superelevated. Otherwise it is No.

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Field: TopSlabThk
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The thickness of the bridge section top slab (not including the overhangs or fillets). This
item is only applicable when the SlabCon item is Yes.

Field: BotSlabThk
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The thickness of the bridge section bottom slab (not including the fillets). This item is
only applicable when the SlabCon item is Yes.

Field: GirderThk
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The thickness of the girders. This item is only applicable when the GirderCon item is Yes.

Field: ThetaLeft
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Angles (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Degrees

The angle from vertical of the left exterior girder.

Field: ThetaRight
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Angles (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Degrees

The angle from vertical of the right exterior girder.

Field: IsRad11To14
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

The item is Yes if a radius is specified for the outside top (fillets f11 thru f14) of the
exterior girders. Otherwise it is No. This item is only applicable when the GirderCon
item is Yes.

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Field: IsRad15To18
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

The item is Yes if a radius is specified for the outside bottom (fillets f15 thru f18) of the
exterior girders. Otherwise it is No. This item is only applicable when the GirderCon
item is Yes.

Field: IsRad7To10
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

The item is Yes if a radius is specified for the inside bottom (fillets f7 thru f10) of the
exterior girders. Otherwise it is No. This item is only applicable when the GirderCon
item is Yes.

Field: Rad11To14
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The specified radius for the outside top (fillets f11 thru f14) of the exterior girders. This
item is only applicable when the GirderCon and IsRad11To14 items are Yes.

Field: Rad15To18
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The specified radius for the outside bottom (fillets f15 thru f18) of the exterior girders.
This item is only applicable when the GirderCon and IsRad15To18 items are Yes.

Field: Rad7To10
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The specified radius for the inside bottom (fillets f7 thru f10) of the exterior girders. This
item is only applicable when the GirderCon and IsRad7To10 items are Yes.

Field: FHoriz1
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

horizontal dimension of fillet f1.This item is only applicable when the GirderCon item is
Yes.

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Field: FHoriz2
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

horizontal dimension of fillet f2.This item is only applicable when the GirderCon item is
Yes.

Field: FHoriz3
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

horizontal dimension of fillet f3.This item is only applicable when the GirderCon item is
Yes.

Field: FHoriz4
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

horizontal dimension of fillet f4.This item is only applicable when the GirderCon item is
Yes.

Field: FHoriz5
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

horizontal dimension of fillet f5.This item is only applicable when the GirderCon item is
Yes.

Field: FHoriz6
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

horizontal dimension of fillet f6.This item is only applicable when the GirderCon item is
Yes.

Field: FHoriz7
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

horizontal dimension of fillet f7.This item is only applicable when the GirderCon item is
Yes. When the IsRad7To10 item is Yes this item is output for information only and it is
not imported.

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Field: FHoriz8
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

horizontal dimension of fillet f8.This item is only applicable when the GirderCon item is
Yes. When the IsRad7To10 item is Yes this item is output for information only and it is
not imported.

Field: FHoriz9
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

horizontal dimension of fillet f9.This item is only applicable when the GirderCon item is
Yes. When the IsRad7To10 item is Yes this item is output for information only and it is
not imported.

Field: FHoriz10
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

horizontal dimension of fillet f10.This item is only applicable when the GirderCon item is
Yes. When the IsRad7To10 item is Yes this item is output for information only and it is
not imported.

Field: FHoriz11
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

horizontal dimension of fillet f11.This item is only applicable when the GirderCon item is
Yes. When the IsRad11To14 item is Yes this item is output for information only and it is
not imported.

Field: FHoriz12
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

horizontal dimension of fillet f12.This item is only applicable when the GirderCon item is
Yes. When the IsRad11To14 item is Yes this item is output for information only and it is
not imported.

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Field: FHoriz13
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

horizontal dimension of fillet f13.This item is only applicable when the GirderCon item is
Yes. When the IsRad11To14 item is Yes this item is output for information only and it is
not imported.

Field: FHoriz14
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

horizontal dimension of fillet f14.This item is only applicable when the GirderCon item is
Yes. When the IsRad11To14 item is Yes this item is output for information only and it is
not imported.

Field: FHoriz15
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

horizontal dimension of fillet f15.This item is only applicable when the GirderCon item is
Yes. When the IsRad15To18 item is Yes this item is output for information only and it is
not imported.

Field: FHoriz16
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

horizontal dimension of fillet f16.This item is only applicable when the GirderCon item is
Yes. When the IsRad15To18 item is Yes this item is output for information only and it is
not imported.

Field: FHoriz17
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

horizontal dimension of fillet f17.This item is only applicable when the GirderCon item is
Yes. When the IsRad15To18 item is Yes this item is output for information only and it is
not imported.

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Field: FHoriz18
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

horizontal dimension of fillet f18.This item is only applicable when the GirderCon item is
Yes. When the IsRad15To18 item is Yes this item is output for information only and it is
not imported.

Field: FVert1
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

vertical dimension of fillet f1.Limiting unbraced length to achieve the nominal flexural
resistance under uniform bending 6.10.8.2.3.-4 or A6.3.3-4.

Field: FVert2
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

vertical dimension of fillet f2.Limiting unbraced length to achieve the nominal flexural
resistance under uniform bending 6.10.8.2.3.-4 or A6.3.3-4.

Field: FVert3
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

vertical dimension of fillet f3.Limiting unbraced length to achieve the nominal flexural
resistance under uniform bending 6.10.8.2.3.-4 or A6.3.3-4.

Field: FVert4
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

vertical dimension of fillet f4.Limiting unbraced length to achieve the nominal flexural
resistance under uniform bending 6.10.8.2.3.-4 or A6.3.3-4.

Field: FVert5
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

vertical dimension of fillet f5.Limiting unbraced length to achieve the nominal flexural
resistance under uniform bending 6.10.8.2.3.-4 or A6.3.3-4.

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Field: FVert6
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

vertical dimension of fillet f6.Limiting unbraced length to achieve the nominal flexural
resistance under uniform bending 6.10.8.2.3.-4 or A6.3.3-4.

Field: FVert7
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

vertical dimension of fillet f7.Limiting unbraced length to achieve the nominal flexural
resistance under uniform bending 6.10.8.2.3.-4 or A6.3.3-4.

Field: FVert8
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

vertical dimension of fillet f8.Limiting unbraced length to achieve the nominal flexural
resistance under uniform bending 6.10.8.2.3.-4 or A6.3.3-4.

Field: FVert9
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

vertical dimension of fillet f9.Limiting unbraced length to achieve the nominal flexural
resistance under uniform bending 6.10.8.2.3.-4 or A6.3.3-4.

Field: FVert10
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

vertical dimension of fillet f10.Limiting unbraced length to achieve the nominal flexural
resistance under uniform bending 6.10.8.2.3.-4 or A6.3.3-4.

Field: FVert11
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

vertical dimension of fillet f11.Limiting unbraced length to achieve the nominal flexural
resistance under uniform bending 6.10.8.2.3.-4 or A6.3.3-4. When the IsRad11To14 item
is Yes this item is output for information only and it is not imported.

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Field: FVert12
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

vertical dimension of fillet f12.Limiting unbraced length to achieve the nominal flexural
resistance under uniform bending 6.10.8.2.3.-4 or A6.3.3-4. When the IsRad11To14 item
is Yes this item is output for information only and it is not imported.

Field: FVert13
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

vertical dimension of fillet f13.Limiting unbraced length to achieve the nominal flexural
resistance under uniform bending 6.10.8.2.3.-4 or A6.3.3-4. When the IsRad11To14 item
is Yes this item is output for information only and it is not imported.

Field: FVert14
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

vertical dimension of fillet f14.Limiting unbraced length to achieve the nominal flexural
resistance under uniform bending 6.10.8.2.3.-4 or A6.3.3-4. When the IsRad11To14 item
is Yes this item is output for information only and it is not imported.

Field: FVert15
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

vertical dimension of fillet f15.Limiting unbraced length to achieve the nominal flexural
resistance under uniform bending 6.10.8.2.3.-4 or A6.3.3-4. When the IsRad15To18 item
is Yes this item is output for information only and it is not imported.

Field: FVert16
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

vertical dimension of fillet f16.Limiting unbraced length to achieve the nominal flexural
resistance under uniform bending 6.10.8.2.3.-4 or A6.3.3-4. When the IsRad15To18 item
is Yes this item is output for information only and it is not imported.

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Field: FVert17
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

vertical dimension of fillet f17.Limiting unbraced length to achieve the nominal flexural
resistance under uniform bending 6.10.8.2.3.-4 or A6.3.3-4. When the IsRad15To18 item
is Yes this item is output for information only and it is not imported.

Field: FVert18
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

vertical dimension of fillet f18.Limiting unbraced length to achieve the nominal flexural
resistance under uniform bending 6.10.8.2.3.-4 or A6.3.3-4. When the IsRad15To18 item
is Yes this item is output for information only and it is not imported.

Field: Offset1Type
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This is either None, Slab Edge, Girder, or Space Center indicating the vertical offset
location type. This item is only applicable when the DepthCon item is No.

Field: Offset1Loc
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

This item is only applicable when the DepthCon item is No and the Offset1Type item is
not None. The value for this item depends on what is specified for the Offset1Type item.

When the Offset1Type item is Slab Edge then this item is either 1 or 2 where 1 specifies
the left edge of the slab and two specifies the right edge.

When the Offset1Type item is Girder then this item is the girder number counting from the
left side of the section with the left exterior girder being grider number 1.

When the Offset1Type item is Space Center then this item is the space number counting
from the left side of the section.

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Field: Offset1
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The offset distance is added to the base depth to get the total section depth at the specified
location.

Field: Offset2Type
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This is either None, Slab Edge, Girder, or Space Center indicating the vertical offset
location type. This item is only applicable when the DepthCon item is No.

Field: Offset2Loc
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

This item is only applicable when the DepthCon item is No and the Offset2Type item is
not None. The value for this item depends on what is specified for the Offset2Type item.

When the Offset1Type item is Slab Edge then this item is either 1 or 2 where 1 specifies
the left edge of the slab and two specifies the right edge.

When the Offset1Type item is Girder then this item is the girder number counting from the
left side of the section with the left exterior girder being grider number 1.

When the Offset1Type item is Space Center then this item is the space number counting
from the left side of the section.

Field: Offset2
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The offset distance is added to the base depth to get the total section depth at the specified
location.

Field: LOLength
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The length of the top slab overhang on the left side of the section.

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Field: LOOuterThk
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The thickness of the top slab overhang on the left side of the section at the outer edge of
the overhang.

Field: ROLength
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The length of the top slab overhang on the right side of the section.

Field: ROOuterThk
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The thickness of the top slab overhang on the right side of the section at the outer edge of
the overhang.

Field: CurbLeft
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The distance from the left edge of the bridge deck to the inside edge of the left live load
curb.

Field: CurbRight
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The distance from the right edge of the bridge deck to the inside edge of the right live load
curb.

Field: CurbMedian
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The distance from the left edge of the bridge deck to the centerline of the median live load
curb.

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Field: CurbMWidth
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The width of the median live load curb.

Field: RefPtOffX
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The bridge section local coordinate system X direction offset from the the bridge section
reference point to the insertion point.

Field: RefPtOffY
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The bridge section local coordinate system Y direction offset from the the bridge section
reference point to the insertion point.

Field: DsgnTopDis
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The distance from the top of the bridge section to the horizontal cut line that defines the
top slab area.

Field: DsgnBotDis
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The distance from the bottom of the bridge section to the horizontal cut line that defines
the bottom slab area.
Table: Bridge Section Definitions 18 - Adv Box Gird 2 - Girder Spacing

Field: Section
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Name of a bridge section.

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Field: SpaceNum
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The girder space number starting from the left side of the section.

Field: Spacing
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The center of girder to center of girder distance for the specified space.
Table: Bridge Section Definitions 19 - Adv Box Gird 3 - Exterior Girder

Field: Section
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Name of a bridge section.

Field: GirderLoc
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This is either Left or Right indicating the location of the exterior girder in the bridge
section.

Field: GirderThk
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The thickness of the specified girder.

Field: IsRad11To14
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

The item is Yes if a radius is specified for the outside top (fillets f11 thru f14) of the
considered girder. Otherwise it is No.

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Field: IsRad15To18
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

The item is Yes if a radius is specified for the outside bottom (fillets f15 thru f18) of the
considered girder. Otherwise it is No.

Field: IsRad7To10
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

The item is Yes if a radius is specified for the inside bottom (fillets f7 thru f10) of the
considered girder. Otherwise it is No.

Field: Rad11To14
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The specified radius for the outside top (fillets f11 thru f14) of the considered girder. This
item is only applicable when the IsRad11To14 item is Yes.

Field: Rad15To18
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The specified radius for the outside bottom (fillets f15 thru f18) of the considered girder.
This item is only applicable when the IsRad15To18 item is Yes.

Field: Rad7To10
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The specified radius for the inside bottom (fillets f7 thru f10) of the considered girder.
This item is only applicable when the IsRad7To10 item is Yes.

Field: FHoriz1
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

horizontal dimension of fillet f1. This item only applies to right exterior girders.

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Field: FHoriz2
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

horizontal dimension of fillet f2. This item only applies to right exterior girders.

Field: FHoriz3
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

horizontal dimension of fillet f3. This item only applies to left exterior girders.

Field: FHoriz4
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

horizontal dimension of fillet f4. This item only applies to left exterior girders.

Field: FHoriz7
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

horizontal dimension of fillet f7. When the IsRad7To10 item is Yes this item is output for
information only and it is not imported.

Field: FHoriz8
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

horizontal dimension of fillet f8. When the IsRad7To10 item is Yes this item is output for
information only and it is not imported.

Field: FHoriz9
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

horizontal dimension of fillet f9. When the IsRad7To10 item is Yes this item is output for
information only and it is not imported.

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Field: FHoriz10
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

horizontal dimension of fillet f10. When the IsRad7To10 item is Yes this item is output
for information only and it is not imported.

Field: FHoriz11
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

horizontal dimension of fillet f11. When the IsRad11To14 item is Yes this item is output
for information only and it is not imported.

Field: FHoriz12
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

horizontal dimension of fillet f12. When the IsRad11To14 item is Yes this item is output
for information only and it is not imported.

Field: FHoriz13
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

horizontal dimension of fillet f13. When the IsRad11To14 item is Yes this item is output
for information only and it is not imported.

Field: FHoriz14
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

horizontal dimension of fillet f14. When the IsRad11To14 item is Yes this item is output
for information only and it is not imported.

Field: FHoriz15
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

horizontal dimension of fillet f15. When the IsRad15To18 item is Yes this item is output
for information only and it is not imported.

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Field: FHoriz16
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

horizontal dimension of fillet f16. When the IsRad15To18 item is Yes this item is output
for information only and it is not imported.

Field: FHoriz17
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

horizontal dimension of fillet f17. When the IsRad15To18 item is Yes this item is output
for information only and it is not imported.

Field: FHoriz18
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

horizontal dimension of fillet f18. When the IsRad15To18 item is Yes this item is output
for information only and it is not imported.

Field: FVert1
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

vertical dimension of fillet f1. This item only applies to right exterior girders.

Field: FVert2
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

vertical dimension of fillet f2. This item only applies to right exterior girders.

Field: FVert3
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

vertical dimension of fillet f3. This item only applies to left exterior girders.

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Field: FVert4
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

vertical dimension of fillet f4. This item only applies to left exterior girders.

Field: FVert7
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

vertical dimension of fillet f7. When the IsRad7To10 item is Yes this item is output for
information only and it is not imported.

Field: FVert8
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

vertical dimension of fillet f8. When the IsRad7To10 item is Yes this item is output for
information only and it is not imported.

Field: FVert9
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

vertical dimension of fillet f9. When the IsRad7To10 item is Yes this item is output for
information only and it is not imported.

Field: FVert10
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

vertical dimension of fillet f10. When the IsRad7To10 item is Yes this item is output for
information only and it is not imported.

Field: FVert11
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

vertical dimension of fillet f11. When the IsRad11To14 item is Yes this item is output for
information only and it is not imported.

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Field: FVert12
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

vertical dimension of fillet f12. When the IsRad11To14 item is Yes this item is output for
information only and it is not imported.

Field: FVert13
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

vertical dimension of fillet f13. When the IsRad11To14 item is Yes this item is output for
information only and it is not imported.

Field: FVert14
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

vertical dimension of fillet f14. When the IsRad11To14 item is Yes this item is output for
information only and it is not imported.

Field: FVert15
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

vertical dimension of fillet f15. When the IsRad15To18 item is Yes this item is output for
information only and it is not imported.

Field: FVert16
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

vertical dimension of fillet f16. When the IsRad15To18 item is Yes this item is output for
information only and it is not imported.

Field: FVert17
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

vertical dimension of fillet f17. When the IsRad15To18 item is Yes this item is output for
information only and it is not imported.

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Field: FVert18
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

vertical dimension of fillet f18. When the IsRad15To18 item is Yes this item is output for
information only and it is not imported.
Table: Bridge Section Definitions 20 - Adv Box Gird 4 - Interior Girder

Field: Section
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Name of a bridge section.

Field: IntGirdNum
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The interior girder number starting from the left side of the section.

Field: GirderThk
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The thickness of the specified girder.

Field: FHoriz1
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

horizontal dimension of fillet f1.

Field: FHoriz2
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

horizontal dimension of fillet f2.

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Field: FHoriz3
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

horizontal dimension of fillet f3.

Field: FHoriz4
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

horizontal dimension of fillet f4.

Field: FHoriz5
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

horizontal dimension of fillet f5.

Field: FHoriz6
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

horizontal dimension of fillet f6.

Field: FVert1
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

vertical dimension of fillet f1.

Field: FVert2
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

vertical dimension of fillet f2.

Field: FVert3
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

vertical dimension of fillet f3.

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Field: FVert4
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

vertical dimension of fillet f4.

Field: FVert5
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

vertical dimension of fillet f5.

Field: FVert6
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

vertical dimension of fillet f6.


Table: Bridge Section Definitions 21 - Adv Box Gird 5 - Slab Thickness

Field: Section
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Name of a bridge section.

Field: SpaceNum
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The girder space number starting from the left side of the section.

Field: TopSlabThk
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The thickness of the top slab, not including fillets, in the specified space.

Field: BotSlabThk
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The thickness of the bottom slab, not including fillets, in the specified space.

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Table: Bridge Section Definitions - Girder Output Location Data

Field: Section
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Name of a bridge section.

Field: GirderNum
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The girder number starting from the left side of the section. Girder 1 is the left exterior
girder, girder 2 is the first interior girder, and so on.

Field: VertLoc
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This is either 'Center of gravity', 'Dist from top', or 'Rel dist from top' indicating the
vertical location of the girder force output point.

Field: HorizLoc
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This is either 'Web center', 'Trib width center', or 'Dist from web center' indicating the
horizontal location of the girder force output point.

Field: DistTop
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The vertical distance from the top of the top slab to the vertical location of the girder force
output point. This item only applies when the VertLoc item is 'Dist from top'.

Field: RelDistTop
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The relative verticaldistance from the top of the top slab to the vertical location of the
girder force output point. The relative distance is equal to the actual distance divided by
the section depth.This item only applies when the VertLoc item is 'Rel dist from top'.

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Field: DistWeb
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The horizontal distance from the center of the girder web to the horizontal location of the
girder force output point. This item only applies when the HorizLoc item is 'Dist from
web center'.
Table: Bridge Temperature Gradient Definitions 01 - General

Field: TempGrad
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Name of a bridge temperature gradient load.

Field: Type
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This is either AASHTO, JTG D60 or User indicating the temperature gradient load type.

Field: Zone
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This is either 1, 2, 3 or 4 indicating the AASHTO solar radiation zone. This item only
applies when the Type item is AASHTO.

Field: Overlay
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This is either Plain Concrete or Asphalt indicating the Chinese JTG D60 wearing surface.
This item only applies when the Type item is JTG D60.

Field: AsphThick
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

This is the asphalt thickness. This item only applies when the Type item is JTG D60 and
the Overlay item is Asphalt.

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Field: Arch
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

This item is Yes if the Chinese JTG D60 arch factor (0.7) is used. This item only applies
when the Type item is JTG D60.

Field: NegMult
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

This multiplier times the positive temperature change values gives the negative
temperature change values. This item only applies when the Type item is AASHTO or
JTG D60.

Field: UserType
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This is either AASHTO, JTG D60 or General indicating the user temperature gradient load
type. This item only applies when the Type item is User.

Field: NumDist
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

This is the number of distances specified. This item only applies when the Type item is
User and the UserType item is General.

Field: VarDist
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

This is the distance item which may vary. One of the distances specified by the NumDist
item must be input here. This item only applies when the Type item is User and the
UserType item is General.

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Field: TempType
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This is either Positive and Negative, Positive Only or Negative Only indicating the user
temperature gradient load temperature types specified. This item only applies when the
Type item is User and the UserType item is General.
Table: Bridge Temperature Gradient Definitions 02 - User Distances

Field: TempGrad
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Name of a bridge temperature gradient load.

Field: DistNum
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The distance number. This ranges from 1 to the specified number of distances.

Field: Dist
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The distance (length) for the specified distance number.


Table: Bridge Temperature Gradient Definitions 03 - User Temperatures

Field: TempGrad
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Name of a bridge temperature gradient load.

Field: TempNum
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The temperature number. This ranges from 1 to the specified number of distances plus 1.

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Field: TempPos
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Temperature Change (Forces section of form)
Units: Temp

The positive temperature change for the specified temperature number.

Field: TempNeg
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Temperature Change (Forces section of form)
Units: Temp

The negative temperature change for the specified temperature number.


Table: Cable Added Mass Assignments

Field: Cable
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Label of a Cable object.

Field: MassPerLen
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Mass/Length (Mass and Weight section of form)
Units: Force-Sec2/Length2

Added mass per unit length applied to the object.


Table: Cable Insertion Point Assignments

Field: Cable
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Label of a Cable object.

Field: CoordSys
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The coordinate system in which the joint offsets are defined.

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Field: JtOffsetXI
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The rigid frame joint offset in the X (1) direction at the I-end of the frame object. A
positive offset is measured from the joint location to the end of the frame object (at the
cardinal point) in the positive direction of the specified coordinate system.

Field: JtOffsetYI
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The rigid frame joint offset in the Y (2) direction at the I-end of the frame object. A
positive offset is measured from the joint location to the end of the frame object (at the
cardinal point) in the positive direction of the specified coordinate system.

Field: JtOffsetZI
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The rigid frame joint offset in the Z (3) direction at the I-end of the frame object. A
positive offset is measured from the joint location to the end of the frame object (at the
cardinal point) in the positive direction of the specified coordinate system.

Field: JtOffsetXJ
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The rigid frame joint offset in the X (1) direction at the J-end of the frame object. A
positive offset is measured from the joint location to the end of the frame object (at the
cardinal point) in the positive direction of the specified coordinate system.

Field: JtOffsetYJ
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The rigid frame joint offset in the Y (2) direction at the J-end of the frame object. A
positive offset is measured from the joint location to the end of the frame object (at the
cardinal point) in the positive direction of the specified coordinate system.

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Field: JtOffsetZJ
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The rigid frame joint offset in the Z (3) direction at the J-end of the frame object. A
positive offset is measured from the joint location to the end of the frame object (at the
cardinal point) in the positive direction of the specified coordinate system.

Field: Transform
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

This item is Yes if the frame stiffness is transformed for offsets (cardinal point offset or
joint offset) from it centroid. Otherwise it is No.
Table: Cable Loads - Deformation

Field: Cable
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Label of a Cable object.

Field: LoadPat
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Label of the load pattern to which the specified load applies.

Field: IncludeU1
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

This item is Yes if a deformation is specified for the U1 degree of freedom. Otherwise it is
No.

Field: U1
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

This item is the deformation specified for the U1 degree of freedom.


Table: Cable Loads - Distributed

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Field: Cable
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Label of a Cable object.

Field: LoadPat
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Label of the load pattern to which the specified load applies.

Field: CoordSys
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Label of the coordinate system in which the load is defined. Local means that the load is
specified in an object local axis direction.

Field: Type
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This is either Force or Moment indicating the type of load assigned.

Field: Dir
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This is either 1, 2, 3, X, Y, Z, X Proj, Y Proj, Z Proj, Gravity or Grav Proj indicating the
direction of the load. 1, 2 and 3 indicate the local axes directions of the frame object. X,
Y and Z indicate the X, Y and Z directions of the specified coordinate system. Gravity is
in the negative global Z direction. X Proj, Y Proj or Z Proj are projected forces in the
specified coordinate system. Projected forces are scaled by the sine of the angle between
the IncludeMoments object and the direction of load. Projected moments are scaled by the
cosine of the angle between the frame object and the direction of load.

Field: FOverL
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Force/Length (Forces section of form)
Units: Force/Length

The force per unit length over the full cable length.

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Field: MOverL
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Moment/Length (Forces section of form)
Units: Force-Length/Length

The moment per unit length over the full cable length.

Field: GUID
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The global unique identifier (GUID) for the specified distributed load.
Table: Cable Loads - Gravity

Field: Cable
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Label of a Cable object.

Field: LoadPat
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Label of the load pattern to which the specified load applies.

Field: CoordSys
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Label of the coordinate system in which the gravity loads are defined.

Field: MultiplierX
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The applied gravity load in the X-direction of the specified coordinate system is equal to
the self weight of the object times the Multiplier scale factor.

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Field: MultiplierY
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The applied gravity load in the Y-direction of the specified coordinate system is equal to
the self weight of the object times the Multiplier scale factor.

Field: MultiplierZ
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The applied gravity load in the Z-direction of the specified coordinate system is equal to
the self weight of the object times the Multiplier scale factor.
Table: Cable Loads - Strain

Field: Cable
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Label of a Cable object.

Field: LoadPat
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Label of the load pattern to which the specified load applies.

Field: Component
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The line object local component to which the specified strain load is applied. This is
either Strain11, Strain12, Strain13, Curvature1, Curvature2 or Curvature3.

Field: Strain
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The strain load applied to the specified component of the object.

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Field: JtPattern
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Label of a Joint Pattern of scale factors that multiply the specified strain or curvature. If
no joint pattern is specified then this item is reported as None.
Table: Cable Loads - Target Force

Field: Cable
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Label of a Cable object.

Field: LoadPat
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Label of the load pattern to which the specified load applies.

Field: IncludeP
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

This item is Yes if a target force is specified for the P degree of freedom. Otherwise it is
No.

Field: P
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Force (Forces section of form)
Units: Force

This item is the target force specified for the P degree of freedom.

Field: RelLocP
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

This item is the relative distance along the object where the target force specified for the P
degree of freedom is located.
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Field: Cable
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Label of a Cable object.

Field: LoadPat
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Label of the load pattern to which the specified load applies.

Field: Type
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This item is either Temperature, Gradient2, or Gradient3 indicating the type of temperature
load applied to the object.

Field: Temp
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Temperature Change (Forces section of form)
Units: Temp

temperature Label of the load pattern to which the specified auto seismic load applies
Frame object.

Field: JtPattern
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The label of a Joint Pattern of scale factors multiplying the temperature change and
temperature gradient values. If no pattern is specified then a unit scale factor is assumed
at every joint.

Field: AutoBridge
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

This item is Yes if the temperature load assignment to the frame object is automatically
created from a bridge object. Otherwise it is No.

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Field: BridgeObj
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of the bridge object with which this temperature load assignment is associated.
This item only applies when the AutoBridge item is True.
Table: Cable Material Temperatures

Field: Cable
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Label of a Cable object.

Field: Temp
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Temperature (Forces section of form)
Units: Temp

The object material temperature.

Field: JtPattern
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Label of a Joint Pattern of scale factors that multiply the specified material temperatures.
If no joint pattern is specified then this item is reported as None.
Table: Cable Output Station Assignments

Field: Cable
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Label of a Cable object.

Field: StationType
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This is either MinNumSta or MaxStaSpcg. It indicates which of the output station fields
(MinNumSta or MaxStaSpcg) will be read on import.

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Field: MinNumSta
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The minimum number of output stations along the object. If the MaxStaSpcg item is
specified for the object then this item is blank.

Field: MaxStaSpcg
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Absolute Distance (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The maximum spacing between output stations along the object. If the MinNumSta item
is specified for the object then this item is blank.

Field: AddAtElmInt
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

This item is Yes if stations are added at locations where other elements intersect the
considered element. Otherwise it is No.

Field: AddAtPtLoad
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Yes/No

This item is Yes if stations are added at concentrated load (force or moment) locations.
Otherwise it is No.
Table: Cable Property Modifiers

Field: Cable
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Label of a Cable object.

Field: AMod
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Multiplier for cross-section (axial) area. This item is multiplied times the similar modifier
specified for the section property; it does not replace the modifier specified for the section
property.

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Field: AS2Mod
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Multiplier for shear area in the 2 direction. This item is multiplied times the similar
modifier specified for the section property; it does not replace the modifier specified for
the section property.

Field: AS3Mod
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Multiplier for shear area in the 3 direction. This item is multiplied times the similar
modifier specified for the section property; it does not replace the modifier specified for
the section property.

Field: JMod
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Multiplier for torsional constant. This item is multiplied times the similar modifier
specified for the section property; it does not replace the modifier specified for the section
property.

Field: I22Mod
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Multiplier for moment of inertia about the local 2-axis. This item is multiplied times the
similar modifier specified for the section property; it does not replace the modifier
specified for the section property.

Field: I33Mod
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Multiplier for moment of inertia about the local 3-axis. This item is multiplied times the
similar modifier specified for the section property; it does not replace the modifier
specified for the section property.

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Field: MassMod
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Multiplier for the element self mass. This item is multiplied times the similar modifier
specified for the section property; it does not replace the modifier specified for the section
property.

Field: WeightMod
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Multiplier for the element self weight. This item is multiplied times the similar modifier
specified for the section property; it does not replace the modifier specified for the section
property.
Table: Cable Property Modifier Definitions

Field: Name
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The name of a defined cable property modifier.

Field: AMod
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Multiplier for cross-section (axial) area. This item is multiplied times the similar modifier
specified for the section property; it does not replace the modifier specified for the section
property.

Field: MassMod
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Multiplier for the element self mass. This item is multiplied times the similar modifier
specified for the section property; it does not replace the modifier specified for the section
property.

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Field: WeightMod
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Multiplier for the element self weight. This item is multiplied times the similar modifier
specified for the section property; it does not replace the modifier specified for the section
property.
Table: Cable Section Assignments

Field: Cable
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Label of a Cable object.

Field: CableSect
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Name of a cable section.

Field: MatProp
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This item is either Default, or the name of a Material. Default means that the material
property for the cable object is taken from the material property designated for the cable
section that is assigned to the cable object.
Table: Cable Section Definitions

Field: CableSect
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Name of the cable section.

Field: Material
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Name of the material property assigned to the cable section.

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Field: Specify
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This is either Diameter or Area indicating which cable section property is specified. All
other cable section properties are computed from the specified property assuming a
circular section shape.

Field: Diameter
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Length (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The diameter of the cable section.

Field: Area
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Area (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length2

Cross-sectional area of the cable section.

Field: TorsConst
Field is Imported: No
Format: Length4 (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length4

Torsional constant for the cable section.

Field: I
Field is Imported: No
Format: Length4 (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length4

Moment of inertia for the cable section.

Field: AS
Field is Imported: No
Format: Area (Section Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length2

Shear area for the cable section.

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Field: Color
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This is either a defined color or an integer representation of the color associated with the
section.

The possible defined colors are Black, Red, Orange, Yellow, Green, Cyan, Blue, Magenta,
White, Dark Red, Dark Yellow, Dark Green, Dark Cyan, Dark Blue, Dark Magenta,
Gray1, Gray2, Gray3, Gray4, Gray5, Gray6, Gray7 and Gray8. Gray1 is a light gray and
Gray8 is a dark gray.

Field: TotalWt
Field is Imported: No
Format: Weight (Mass and Weight section of form)
Units: Force

Total weight of all objects in the model that are assigned the specified cable section.

Field: TotalMass
Field is Imported: No
Format: Mass (Mass and Weight section of form)
Units: Force-Sec2/Length

Total mass of all objects in the model that are assigned the specified cable section.

Field: AMod
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Area modifier for the specified cable section.

Field: A2Mod
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Shear area modifier for shear parallel to the local 2-axis for the specified cable section.

Field: A3Mod
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Shear area modifier for shear parallel to the local 3-axis for the specified cable section.

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Field: JMod
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Torsional constant modifier for the specified cable section.

Field: I2Mod
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Moment of inertia modifier for bending about the local 2-axis for the specified cable
section.

Field: I3Mod
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Moment of inertia modifier for bending about the local 3-axis for the specified cable
section.

Field: MMod
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Mass multiplier for the specified cable section.

Field: WMod
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

Weight multiplier for the specified cable section.

Field: GUID
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

The global unique identifier (GUID) for the specified cable section property.

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Field: Notes
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

User notes for the specified cable section property.


Table: Cable Shape Data

Field: Cable
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

Label of a Cable object.

Field: CableType
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Text

This is one of the following parameters which is specified to define the cable shape:
Minimum Tension At I-End,
Minimum Tension At J-End,
Tension At I-End,
Tension At J-End,
Horizontal Tension Component,
Maximum Vertical Sag,
Low-Point Vertical Sag,
Undeformed Length, or
Undeformed Relative Length.

Field: NumSegs
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The number of segments used to define the cable.

Field: TensionI
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Force (Forces section of form)
Units: Force

The tension at the I-end of the cable.

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Field: TensionJ
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Force (Forces section of form)
Units: Force

The tension at the J-end of the cable.

Field: TensionHorz
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Force (Forces section of form)
Units: Force

The horizontal component of tension in the cable. This force is constant along the cable
length.

Field: SagMax
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Absolute Distance (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The maximum vertical sag of the cable.

Field: SagLow
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Absolute Distance (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The low point vertical sag of the cable.

Field: UnDefLength
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Absolute Distance (Structure Dimensions section of form)
Units: Length

The undeformed length of the cable.

Field: UnDefRelLen
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by program
Units: Unitless

The undeformed relative length of the cable (relative to the distance between the cable end
points).

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Field: AddedWt
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Force/Length (Forces section of form)
Units: Force/Length

Weight per unit length of the cable that is added to the weight specified in the material
property definition for the cable

This weight is only used for determination of the cable shape. It is not actually applied to
the structural model. If the added weight is needed in the structural model then it should
also be specified as a cable load acting on the model.

Field: ProjLoad
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Force/Length (Forces section of form)
Units: Force/Length

A projected horizontal load per unit length of the cable.

This load is only used for determination of the cable shape. It is not actually applied to the
structural model. If the load is needed in the structural model then it should also be
specified as a cable load acting on the model.

Field: UseDefGeom
Field is Imported: Yes
Format: Controlled by