New design methods for structural membranes in lightweight buildings

Improvement of the design methods of structural membranes for safer and more environment- friendly ultralightweight buildings with enhanced energy efficiency and resilience. These are the targets of the new European ITN project that will involve CAEmate for the next four … Continue reading

CAEmate presents WeStatiX at the Vertical Innovation event in Rolo

A very interesting discussion about innovation in engineering, seismic analysis and safety in construction took place at the headquarters of Vipa in Rolo (Reggio Emilia, Italy). CAEmate SRL was proud to represent the young and innovative hi-tech companies from South … Continue reading

5 Reasons to use Plastic Material Models in Structural Analysis

Plastic material models are still scarcely employed in structural analysis. Many engineers try to avoid the use of nonlinearity as much as they can! Nonlinear material models, contact problems, damage, acquired the fame to be features difficult to control, to … Continue reading

Simulation driven tunnel structural design

  How to calculate a tunnel Tunnel structural design implies complex calculation procedures and several uncertainties. The correct modelling of the rock load and of the soil-structure interaction requires accurate analysis of the geotechnical data. Several analytical relationships have been … Continue reading