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  1. Graphic Display of Soil Profile from RF-/FOUNDATION Pro
  2. Soil Profile in RF-/FOUNDATION Pro

    Soil Profile

    As of the program version x.06.1103, it is possible to enter a soil profile in RF‑/FOUNDATION Pro. This provides you the advantage to set several soil layers with different soil parameters above and under the foundation base. For entering the soil layers, there is a library with various soils that can also be extended with user‑defined soils. The user-defined soil profile is shown in an interactive information graphic. Any change, for example a soil thickness modification, is reflected in the graphic immediately.

  3. Approach 2* According to EN 1997-1 in RF-/FOUNDATION Pro

    Approach 2* According to EN 1997-1

    Due to RF‑/FOUNDATION Pro, it is possible to perform the geotechnical design of single foundation according to EN 1997‑1 in RFEM 5 or RSTAB 8. Depending on the National Annex preset in the add‑on module, you can determine bearing resistance using Approach 2 or 3 in compliance with EN 1997‑1 up to the Version x.04.0108.

  4. Separate Load Entry for Structure or Foundation Design in RF-/FOUNDATION Pro

    Separate Load Entry for Structure or Foundation Design

    In RF-/FOUNDATION Pro, the foundation design requires the definition of corresponding loading (load cases, load combinations, or result combinations) for the different design situations (STR, GEO, UPL, or EQU).

  5. Factor for Taking into Account Unloading of Soil Pressure in RF-/FOUNDATION Pro

    Factor for Taking into Account Unloading of Soil Pressure

    In RF‑/FOUNDATION Pro, you now have also the option to freely select the effect of the unloading soil pressures by means of the factor kred.

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