Can we check an allowable bearing pressure against serviceability loads in Tekla Structural Designer?

Last updated December 19, 2019 by Tekla Structural Designer Development Team tekla-product-development-tsd-team-ug@trimble.com

Can we check an allowable bearing pressure against serviceability loads in Tekla Structural Designer?

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We often receive Soil Investigation Reports with allowable bearing pressures for use with pad / strip footing design which can be used in accordance with BS EN 1997 CL 2.5 "Design by prescriptive measures".
This capability is available in Tekla Tedds, where the