Monthly Archives: August 2011

How Do Projected Loads Work in RISA?

RISA-3D, RISA-2D and RISAFloor have the capability to project distributed and area loads onto members.  How do they work, and how do you choose the right loading for an inclined member?  Find this answer and more in RISA’s article.  

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LEAP Product Updates v10.00.02

LEAP Bridge v8i (SELECTseries 2) v10.00.02 is a maintenance release and incorporates the following fixes to itself and its component programs: LEAP Bridge v10.00.02 LEAP CONSPAN v10.00.02 LEAP RC-PIER v10.00.02 LEAP CONBOX v10.00.02 LEAP GEOMATH v10.00.02 Visit here to see … Continue reading

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Advanced Reactor Gets Closer to Reality

Technology Review published an article on the traveling wave reactor.  The fuel supply available for this type of reactor estimated to be enough to last for a million years according to Terrapower. Terrapower, a startup funded in part by Nathan … Continue reading

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WBDG – Net Zero Energy Buildings

The WBDG has published an article on Net Zero Energy Buildings. The concept of a Net Zero Energy Building (NZEB), one which produces as much energy as it uses over the course of a year, recently has been evolving from … Continue reading

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