Online Training: Seismic Analysis with PLAXIS 2D – Part II: 2D Analysis of a Quay Wall

TypeOnline training
Date 23/05/2018
Location Online
Lectures Richard Witasse
Organizer Plaxis bv

Price €270

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This online training will demonstrate the use of PLAXIS 2D 2018 for the 2D seismic analysis of a quay wall. More specifically the attention will be given to:

  • Soil material properties and damping
  • Evaluation of Seismic Motion Characteristics
  • Practical Use of Absorbent Boundary Conditions
  • Meshing considerations

This online training is the second part of a series of 2 events on the use of PLAXIS 2D 2018 for seismic geotechnical analysis. A companion event related to the 1D site response analysis will be given on May 9th, 2018.

This training will first consist of a 30 minute presentation focusing on the Practical use of PLAXIS 2D 2018 for Earthquake Geotechnical Analysis. The presentation will then be followed by a 1h15 in-depth live demonstration. Finally, a 15 minute question-answer session will be held.


After the training participants receive the training materials

  • presentation slides (in pdf)
  • PLAXIS model file(s)s (latest PLAXIS version only)
  • link to the recorded video (available 3 months)
  • summary of the Questions & Answers

Please use the participant email address for further correspondence.

Time and Date

The Online Training will be given on the Wednesday, May 23rd 2018 at 03.00 PM CEST (UTC/GMT + 2).


The cost of the Online Training is EUR 270,-.