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OpenBridge Designer, OpenSite Designer, and OpenRoads Designer form a trio of Bentley Systems’ leading purpose-built software. These individual applications are part of Civil WorkSuite, a collective solution that address bridge, site, and roadway civil projects–supporting workflows in a unique way...

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Do you have remaining budget? Are you wondering what to do for your end of year budget spending? This article will provide guidance on how to spend your end of year budget when you have remaining funds that need to...

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Managing last minute design changes to your bridge project. Your bridge project is almost finished—but stakeholders have dictated additional changes. How do you accommodate those changes without extensive rework and delaying the project? Michael Alestra, a senior engineer at Pennoni,...

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The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) initiated the California Toll Bridge Seismic Retrofit Program to determine the vulnerability of California’s major toll bridges to damage associated with strong earthquakes and to design retrofits to improve seismic safety. ADINA was selected...

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These models typically require x, y, and z nodes and the classification of each line with material and size – a process that could take a considerable amount of time.  Within the 3D parametric OpenBridge Modeler software solution, there is...
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Traditionally, as bridge engineers in Texas designing bridges for TXDOT (Texas Department of Transportation), we used MicroStation to produce our plan set. The sheets for bridge details and layouts were done in 2D. In the past, we used Geopak to...
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