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Oct 2017 : New design tool for Marine Tie Rods!

Marine Tie Rod solutions can seem at start overwhelming at first as there are many many types of quay walls, anchorage types and ways to connect them with tie rods.

To guide designers through the creation of the perfect quay structure, Dextra has developped a comprehensive step-by-step palette of AutoCAD tool to be used in complement of our Marine Tie Rods Technical Guide. This new tool features our complete range of diameters, grades and accessories.

We hope that this new AutoCAD tool will speed up both understanding of our systems and the design of your structure. For all questions, Dextra Bar Systems dedicated engineering team remains available to support you in the system selection and drawing.


No Youtube access? Download the tool documentation to get a glimpse at how it is used >> Download (PDF)

How to get started ?

1. Download and install AutoCAD palette .zip >> Download (registration required)
2. Download and open Dextra Marine Tie Rods Technical Guide >> Download (registration required)
3. Gather your project loads and identify the M-size and Grade required for your project in our Technical Guide.
4. In AutoCAD, follow the step-by-step approach detailed in the application documentation. The application will help you select the right accessories based on the type of walls on your project. Draw a full system in now time.
5. Generate and add specification notes directly in AutoCAD by simply selecting the block (bar, thread, accessory) you want to specify.

About Dextra

Operating since 1983, Dextra Group is a manufacturing, freight forwarding and trading company specialized in supplying the construction and industrial sectors. We have activities in more than 55 countries through our network of affliates and partners.

The world leading manufacturer of rebar mechanical splices, we also engineer and produce innovative architectural and geotechnical solutions in high performance steel and FRP composite materials.

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To be a global leader in engineering, manufacturing and delivery of high value added quality products and services for the construction industry.

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Managing Team

From day one, Dextra has self-managed its growth as a private equity Group, still fully owned by its founders and managers.

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Dextra Group has developed through a long history, during which it encouraged those with an entrepreneurial spirit and constantly strived towards innovation and growth, leading to diversification. Our three main activities are manufacturing, trading and project forwarding, all within the construction and industrial sectors.

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Working at Dextra

Dextra Group, funded in 1983, is a 900-people strong organization operating within the construction, building material, industrial & forwarding sectors.

With multiple teams on all continents collaborating on a daily basis, Dextra makes a point to build a strong inclusive multicultural work environment mixing people of various nationality and promoting gender equality in the workplace.

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