Version 1.3 (build 4680, 1-Nov-2010) released

BuiltWorks 2010 Ver. 1.3 (build 4680, 1-Nov-2010) is released with new Free Plate parametric tool and  introduced support for CIS/2 format.

Category: Version History
Posted by: arunas.urbsys


Some of the most important new functions and improvements of BuiltWorks 2010 v.1.3 are:

  • Structural modeling updates:
    • Updated Member Array placement function – added possibility to exclude selected Members from Array.
  • Connection detailing updates:
    • Added new parametric Free Plate function for modeling any type of plates, incl.:
      • Base types – circular, rectangular and square, triangular, trapezoidal, angle cut, round angle, stiffener;
      • Standard steel section profile plates from BuiltWorks Database or Path to Custom profiles
    • Redesigned End Plate tool now ties parametrically to the profiles of BuiltWorks members;
  • Drawing Automation updates:
    • New tool Create View added for flexible management of Views in Drawings, incl.:
      • Sections by Planes in preferred directions
      • General Arrangements (simplified geometry) drawings
    • Enhancements to Drawing Generator:
      • Possibility to choose Scale Ranges
      • Extended location limits for dimension lines and placement of annotations
  • Interoperability updates:
    • Support for CIS/2 data exchange format import and export introduced (only for members – beams, columns);
    • Number of fixes and updates in DSTV NC export, including new user interface data fields for ST section, extended support for weldments, etc.;
    • Fixed and enhanced Mapping File management function in BuiltWorks Options dialog for SDNF data exchange format import and export.
    • Some issues of model export for structural analysis in STAAD.Pro fixed.
BuiltWorks 2010 Ver. 1.3 (build 4680, 1-Nov-2010) release is available immediatelly for download by registered users at
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