Protect Against Structural Failure

Protect Against Structural Failure Efficient – Nonlinear Dynamic – Performance Based Design Extreme Loading® for Structures Software (ELS) offers a new advanced level of nonlinear dynamic structural analysis, that allows users efficiently to study structural failure...

Numerical Investigation of the Collapse of the Minnesota I-35W Bridge

The I-35 Bridge over the Mississippi River in Minneapolis, Minnesota catastrophically failed during the evening rush hour on August 1, 2007, collapsing to the river and riverbanks beneath. In the years prior to the collapse, several reports cited problems with the...