Steel Ties are facade or roof elements drawn between beams or columns.
Location of Steel Tie Command
You can access it under the ribbon menu, Steel tab, Steel heading.
Click on the Steel Tie icon from the ribbon menu .
The steel Tie toolbar will open.
Click the profile list in the steel Tie toolbar and select a profile from the list.
Choose the first of the steel beams that will form between the steel Ties.
Once you have selected your second steel beam, the steel Tie settings dialog will open.
The dialogue includes parameters such as the number of Ties, layout, joint features, etc. Click the OK button after making the settings.
Ties will be formed.
Area to be created with a steel tie
Selecting a profile from the profile list
Choosing the first steel column to be formed between steel ties.
Choosing the second steel beam among the steel ties.
Formation of steel ties