Export Structure Model from Tekla Structures - Intergraph Smart 3D - Help

Intergraph Smart 3D Structure

Intergraph Smart 3D
12.1 (2019)
  1. Select the parts that you want to export.

  2. If you want to include parts from components in the model, select the command.

  3. Click File > Export > CIM Steel > Manufacturing Model.

  4. Select Properties.

  5. Select the Parameters tab.

  6. Type a name for the CIM/Steel file in the Output File box.

  7. Set CIS/2 Model Type to Design.

  8. Select metric or imperial units, depending on your needs.

  9. Type the structure name in the Structure Name box.

  10. Type a path for the profile conversion file, if needed.

  11. Type a path for the material conversion file, if needed.

    Smart 3D uses mapping files when importing CIS/2 files, so creating these profile and material conversion files may be redundant.

  12. Set Export globally Unique IDs to Yes.

  13. Select whether to include concrete in the CIS/2 file, depending on your needs.

  14. Select the Design Model tab.

  15. Set Export design connections to Yes.

    This allows Smart 3D to read in the member connectivity of beams, columns, and braces at their work point intersections while still recognizing member cut backs at bracing connections.

  16. Save the attribute settings so that you can use them next time.

  17. Click OK.