What will VisualPlate do for you?
Concrete Slab design simplified. Bending analysis for any plate material. With a program dedicated to these tasks, your job is made easier. Integrates with IES VisualAnalysis.
Why use VisualPlate?
You have a number of choices in the marketplace, for wall, slab or plate bending problems--even
among IES tools! VisualPlate shines in a number of areas:
- Dedicated to plate bending; easier to use than
VisualAnalysis for this task
- Automated modeling--the FEA model is built
and refined automatically.
- Concrete-specific rebar demand for slabs
- Von-Mises stress criteria checks for metal plates
What's New in Version 3.0?
IES released the latest upgrade in May 2015 with the following feature additions or improvements.
- Numerical Results now offers displacement table
- Circle and Polygon plates are now resizable
- Concrete details displayed by by FEA plate element, column-line, or plate-area
- Custom service load cases may be created
- Custom load combinations may be created