Tendon Adjustments to Optimise Results in SOFiSTiK

When it comes to post-tensioned structures, it becomes necessary to optimise the number of cables, forces and stresses in the cables as well as the geometry.
To tackle these adjustments in SOFiSTiK FEA, Jürgen Bellman is explaining 3 options of how to fulfil the decompression check.

  • Number of tendons
  • Prestressing levels
  • Geometry