RFEM 5 | FEA Structural Analysis Software

Structural Analysis & Engineering Software

The FEA program RFEM allows for quick and easy modeling, structural and dynamic calculation, as well as design of models with member, plate, wall, folded plate, shell, and solid elements.

Due to the modular software concept, you can connect the basic program RFEM with the corresponding add‑ons in order to meet your individual requirements.

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First Steps with RFEM

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The structural analysis program RFEM provides structural engineers with a 3D FEA program that meets all requirements in modern civil engineering. Efficient data input and intuitive handling facilitate the modeling of simple and complex structures.

The structural analysis software RFEM is the basis of a modular software system. The basic program RFEM is used to define structures, materials, and loads for planar and spatial structural systems consisting of plates, walls, shells, and members. The program also allows you to create combined structures as well as model solid and contact elements.

RFEM calculates deformations, internal forces, stresses, support forces, and soil contact stresses. Add-on modules facilitate data input by automatically creating structures and connections, or can be used to carry out further analyzes and designs according to various standards.

The modular software concept allows you to compile a program package tailored to your individual needs. It is possible to upgrade the program at any time.

The main program RFEM is also available as a lower-priced 2D version.


Designed with Structural Analysis Program RFEM - Wooden Mass Boiler House in Kočevje, Slovenia

Designed with RFEM

Wooden Mass Boiler House in Kočevje, Slovenia
www.ag-i.si

Designed with Structural Analysis Program RFEM - Baden House of Farmers in Freiburg

Designed with RFEM

The Baden House of Farmers in Freiburg, Germany
www.gbi-statik.de

Designed with Structural Analysis Program RFEM - Industrial Filter Device

Designed with RFEM

Industrial Filter Device,
Germany
www.ifs-peter-partner.com

Designed with Structural Analysis Program RFEM - Multi-Storey Residential Buildings in Krakow, Poland

Designed with RFEM

Multi-Storey Residential Buildings in Krakow, Poland
www.mgm-ki.pl

Building Information Modeling (BIM)
Through numerous interfaces, RFEM realizes the perfect interaction between CAD and structural analysis in Building Information Modeling (BIM). For example, RFEM allows bidirectional data exchange with the programs Tekla Structures, Autodesk Revit, and Bentley ISM.


Enjoying Structural Analyses

“Great praise again, I really enjoy my structural analyses with RFEM. Your advertising slogan is actually true.”

Advantages of Spatial FEA Model

"The spatial FEA model offered very good options to analyze and design the load-bearing behavior of a special complex structure in a verifiable way. Due to the extremely high safety requirements concerning the most famous landmark of Germany, the Brandenburg Gate, it was necessary to mount the support structure in two stages. The specific mounting situations could be modeled very well in RFEM."


Project: Column Substitution for Brandenburg Gate in Berlin, Germany

Structural Analysis Models to Download

Models to Download

Select numerous structural models to utilize them for training purposes or for your projects.

Price

Price
3,950.00 EUR

The prices apply to the use of the software in all countries.

Event Invitation

International Mass Timber Conference

Conference 03/27/2023 - 03/29/2023

Online Training | English

Eurocode 5 | Timber Structures According to DIN EN 1995-1-1

Online Training 09/23/2021 8:30 AM - 12:30 PM CEST

Online Training | English

Eurocode 3 | Steel Structures According to DIN EN 1993-1-1

Online Training 08/25/2021 8:30 AM - 12:30 PM CEST

Online Training | English

RFEM for Students | USA

Online Training 08/11/2021 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM EDT

Online Training | English

RFEM | Structural Dynamics and Seismic Design According to EC 8

Online Training 08/11/2021 8:30 AM - 12:30 PM CEST

Online Training | English

Eurocode 2 | Concrete structures according to DIN EN 1992-1-1

Online Training 07/29/2021 8:30 AM - 12:30 PM CEST

Online Training | English

RFEM | Basics

Online Training 07/13/2021 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM CEST

Online Training | English

RFEM | Basics | USA

Online Training 06/17/2021 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM EDT

Online Training | English

RFEM for Students | Part 3

Online Training 06/15/2021 2:00 PM - 4:30 PM CEST

Glass Design with Dlubal Software

Glass Design with Dlubal Software

Webinar 06/08/2021 2:00 PM - 2:45 PM CEST

Online Training | English

RFEM | Structural dynamics and seismic design according to EC 8

Online Training 06/02/2021 8:30 AM - 12:30 PM CEST

Online Training | English

Eurocode 5 | Timber structures according to DIN EN 1995-1-1

Online Training 05/20/2021 8:30 AM - 12:30 PM CEST

Online Training | English

RFEM for Students | Part 2

Online Training 05/17/2021 2:00 PM - 4:30 PM CEST

Blast Time History Analysis in RFEM

Blast Time History Analysis in RFEM

Webinar 05/13/2021 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM EDT

Online Training | English

Eurocode 2 | Concrete structures according to DIN EN 1992-1-1

Online Training 05/12/2021 8:30 AM - 12:30 PM CEST

Timber Structures | Part 2: Design

Timber Beam and Surface Structures | Part 2: Design

Webinar 05/11/2021 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM CEST

Online Training | English

Eurocode 3 | Steel structures according to DIN EN 1993-1-1

Online Training 05/06/2021 8:30 AM - 12:30 PM CEST

Online Training | English

RFEM | Basics

Online Training 04/23/2021 8:30 AM - 12:30 PM CEST

Online Training | English

RFEM for Students | USA

Online Training 04/21/2021 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM EDT

RFEM 5
RF-STEEL EC3

Add-on Module

Design of steel members according to Eurocode 3

Price of First License
1,650.00 EUR
RFEM 5
RF-STEEL

Add-on Module

Stress analysis of steel surfaces and members

Price of First License
1,150.00 EUR
RFEM 5
RF-CONCRETE

Add-on Module

Design of reinforced concrete members and surfaces (plates, walls, planar structures, shells)

Price of First License
900.00 EUR
RFEM 5
ec2-for-dlubal

Module Extension for RFEM

Extension of the modules for reinforced concrete design by the Eurocode 2 design

Price of First License
400.00 EUR
RFEM 5

Add-on Module

Analysis of Natural Vibrations

Price of First License
1,150.00 EUR
RFEM 5
RF-STABILITY

Add-on Module

Stability analysis according to the eigenvalue method

Price of First License
1,150.00 EUR
RFEM 5
CONCRETE Columns

Add-on Module

Reinforced concrete design according to the model column method (method based on nominal curvature)

Price of First License
700.00 EUR
RFEM 5
RF-TIMBER Pro

Add-on Module

Timber design according to Eurocode 5, SIA 265, and/or DIN 1052

Price of First License
1,250.00 EUR
RFEM 5
RF -DYNAM Pro - Equivalent Loads

Add-on Module

Seismic and static load analysis using multi-modal response spectrum analysis

Price of First License
850.00 EUR
RFEM 5
RF-MAT NL

Add-on Module

Consideration of nonlinear material laws

Price of First License
1,450.00 EUR
RFEM 5
RF-CONCRETE Add-on Module Deflect for RFEM | Tensile Structures - Calculation of Analytical Deformation

Add-on Module

Analytical deformation analysis of plate structures consisting of reinforced concrete

Price of First License
450.00 EUR
RFEM 5
RF-IMP

Add-on Module

Generation of equivalent geometric imperfections and pre-deformed initial structures for nonlinear calculations

Price of First License
850.00 EUR