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Application of the Convergence-Confinement Method in PLAXIS 2D

January 19, 2022

Estimation of the support required to stabilize a tunnel excavation, especially in the vicinity of the face, is essentially a four-dimensional..

How to Model Rock Engineering Problems in PLAXIS Geotechnical Analysis Software

January 5, 2022

Rock engineering projects can be fascinating. Engineers working on rock need to design solutions that mobilize the natural strength of complex,..

PLAXIS: Numerical Analysis for Hard-Rock Pillars

November 22, 2021

One aspect rarely considered in the analysis of hard rock pillars, and indirectly in synthetic rock mass models to determine rock mass strength, is..

North American City Strengthens Riverbank Slope Stability Using PLAXIS

November 5, 2021

A city’s engineering department engaged Bentley’s geotechnical analysis team to train their staff to design a 3D geotechnical conceptual model, and..

Numerical Analysis and Analytical Calculations of 3D Effects on Pullout Capacity of Anchor Blocks: Case Study in Dubai, United Arab Emirates

October 11, 2021

Authors Ramesh VandanapuAssistant Professor in Civil Engineering, Amity University, Dubai, United Arab EmiratesAkash SharmaGeotechnical Engineer,..

Real-Life Projects: Green Line Metro - Design of Underground Metro Stations with PLAXIS 2D

October 4, 2021

Authors Marco Candela, M.Sc.Project Manager at Geodata Engineering S.p.A, Turin (Italy)Lorenzo Gorlier, M.Sc.Design Manager at Geodata Engineering..

Real-Life Projects: Deep Excavation & Shoring Support in Bahrain

September 27, 2021

Author: Hamzah M. B. Al-Hashemi, M.Sc., A.M.ASCE Sr. Geotechnical Design Engineer at Strong Force-MGC W.L.L., Bahrain Visiting Lecturer at University..

Parameters Variation: Model Customization and Sensitivity Analyses

June 30, 2021

A well-known engineering challenge in the framework of finite element (FE) analysis-based design is the large number of input factors involved in..

How to Speed Up Calculation Time with PLAXIS

June 17, 2021

Numerical analysis is a valuable tool to support the decision-making process in geotechnical design. Such analyses might still remain excessively..

Golder Uses PLAXIS 3D in Tunneling Construction Project

June 15, 2021

Located on Hong Kong Island, the Western Island Line is a fully underground railway that alleviates heavy traffic congestion in the western district...