Hubbell Power Systems, Inc (HPS), an international leader in earth anchoring, has released HeliCAP® Helical Capacity Design Software Version 3, a proprietary engineering software for confident helical engineering. It performs powerful calculations on-site soil parameters to aid engineers designing foundations, tiebacks, soil nails, and heavy guyed loads. The software gives prompts to maintain control over essential criteria to affect the same process HPS application engineers employ daily to analyze problems and specify solutions.
Unlike previous versions of HeliCAP, version 3 is cloud-based and can be instantly accessed from any web-connected device. Users of previous versions of HeliCAP will notice some familiar tools have been enhanced. Improvements include:
- Allowing collaborators to view or edit shared jobs
- Ability to create up to 10 soil profiles in a single job
- Better correlation between blow count and soil profile