CHECKPOLE v5.0.0 released

CHECKPOLE v5.0.0 is now live and can be downloaded here. New features and enhancements include:

  • Introduction of base plate gussets.
  • Introduction of TIA-222-H.
  • AS/NZS 1170: Automated Terrain Category and Terrain/Height Multiplier (Mz,cat) detection.
  • AS/NZS 1170: Automatic shielding structure detection for the Shielding Multiplier (Ms).
  • AS/NZS 1170: Improvements to automated Topography Multiplier (Mt) calculation.
  • AS/NZS 1170: Lee zone maps for New Zealand now exactly match NIWA recommendations.
  • TIA-222-G/TIA-222-H: Automated Exposure Category and Velocity Pressure Coefficient (Kz) detection.
  • TIA-222-G/TIA-222-H: Improvements to automated Topography Factor (Kzt) calculation.
  • AS/NZS 1170/TIA-222-G/TIA-222-H: Automated ice loading.
  • CSA S37: Introduction of steel design.
  • Reductions in ancillary area loads of up to 20% utilising TIA-222-H provisions.
  • Improved base plate design resulting in higher capacities.
  • Users will only be prompted to save an existing file if changes have been made.