RF-/LIMITS Add-on Module for RFEM/RSTAB

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Comparison of Results with Defined Limit States

The RF-/LIMITS add‑on module analyzes the load bearing capacity of members, member ends, nodes, nodal supports, and surfaces by means of a defined ultimate load capacity.

  1. Features

    • Design of member ends, members, nodal supports, nodes, and surfaces
    • Consideration of specified design areas
    • Check of cross-section dimensions
    • Design according to EN 1995-1-1 (standard for timber structures) including the respective National Annexes + DIN 1052 + DSTV DIN EN 1993-1-8
    • Design of various materials such as steel, concrete, and others
    • No necessary linking to specific standards
    • Extendable library including timber fasteners (SIGHA, Sherpa, WÜRTH, Simpson StrongTie, KNAPP) and steel fasteners (standardized connections in steel building design according to DIN EN 1993-1-8)
    • Ultimate load capacities of timber beams by companies STEICO and Metsä Wood available in the library
    • Connection to MS Excel
    • Optimization of connecting elements (the most utilized element is calculated)
  2. 1.1 General Data

    Input

    After selecting loads required for the limit check and the relevant standard, if necessary, you can define limit loads in the 1.2 Limit Parameters window. In addition to the manufacturers listed in the limit library, it is possible to add user-defined entries.

    After selecting all limit elements for design, you can optionally define the load duration class (LDC). However, this module window is available only for timber fastener design according to EN 1995-1-1 or DIN 1052.

  3. 2.5 Limit Checks by Member

    Results

    At first, the governing connection designs are displayed by the respective load case and load or result combination. In addition, it is possible to display results separately for sets of members, surfaces, cross-section, members, nodes, and nodal supports.

    You can reduce the results displayed by means of the filter function and thus create a clearly-arranged result overview.

Price

Price
580.00 USD

The price is valid for United States.

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1,480.00 USD
RSTAB Main Program
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The structural engineering software for design of frame, beam and truss structures, performing linear and nonlinear calculations of internal forces, deformations, and support reactions

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2,550.00 USD
RSTAB Steel and Aluminum Structures
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Price of First License
760.00 USD
RFEM Main Program
RFEM 5.xx

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Structural engineering software for finite element analysis (FEA) of planar and spatial structural systems consisting of plates, walls, shells, members (beams), solids and contact elements

Price of First License
3,540.00 USD
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Stability analysis according to the eigenvalue method

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

Price of First License
1,120.00 USD
RFEM Steel and Aluminum Structures
RF-STEEL EC3 5.xx

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Design of steel members according to Eurocode 3

Price of First License
1,480.00 USD
RSTAB Other
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Price of First License
450.00 USD
RSTAB Connections
FRAME-JOINT Pro 8.xx

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Price of First License
1,120.00 USD
RSTAB Dynamic Analysis
DYNAM Pro - Equivalent Loads 8.xx

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

Price of First License
580.00 USD
RSTAB Dynamic Analysis
DYNAM Pro - Natural Vibrations 8.xx

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Dynamic analysis of natural frequencies and mode shapes of member models

Price of First License
850.00 USD
RFEM Timber Structures
RF-TIMBER Pro 5.xx

Add-on Module

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

Price of First License
1,120.00 USD
RSTAB Concrete Structures
CONCRETE 8.xx

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Linear and nonlinear analysis of reinforced concrete members with reinforcement concept

Price of First License
810.00 USD
RSTAB Concrete Structures
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Extension of the modules for reinforced concrete design by the Eurocode 2 design

Price of First License
360.00 USD
RSTAB Steel and Aluminum Structures
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Price of First License
900.00 USD
RSTAB Other
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Price of First License
220.00 USD
RSTAB Concrete Structures
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Price of First License
760.00 USD
RSTAB Connections
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Price of First License
850.00 USD
RFEM Steel and Aluminum Structures
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Price of First License
1,030.00 USD
RSTAB Other
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Price of First License
450.00 USD
RSTAB Steel and Aluminum Structures
STEEL Warping Torsion 8.xx

Module Extension for STEEL EC3

Warping torsion analysis according to the second-order theory with 7 degrees of freedom

Price of First License
850.00 USD
RSTAB Connections
HSS 8.xx

Add-on Module

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Price of First License
760.00 USD
RSTAB Connections
JOINTS Steel - DSTV 8.xx

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Design of standardised joints in steel structures according to the EN 1993‑1‑8 - DSTV guideline

Price of First License
670.00 USD
RSTAB Steel and Aluminum Structures
ALUMINUM 8.xx

Add-on Module

Design of aluminum members according to Eurocode 9

Price of First License
1,480.00 USD
RFEM Other
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Stability analysis according to the eigenvalue method

Price of First License
1,030.00 USD
RFEM Concrete Structures
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Price of First License
810.00 USD
RFEM Concrete Structures
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Extension of the modules for reinforced concrete design by the Eurocode 2 design

Price of First License
360.00 USD
RFEM Other
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Price of First License
1,120.00 USD
RFEM Dynamic Analysis
RF-DYNAM Pro - Natural Vibrations  5.xx

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Dynamic analysis of natural frequencies and mode shapes of member, surface, and solid models

Price of First License
1,030.00 USD
RFEM Connections
RF-JOINTS Timber - Steel to Timber 5.xx

Add-on Module

Design of indirect timber connections with dowel-type fasteners and steel plates according to NDS and Eurocode 5

Price of First License
850.00 USD
RFEM Other
RF-IMP 5.xx

Add-on Module

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

Price of First License
760.00 USD
RFEM Concrete Structures
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Price of First License
630.00 USD
RFEM Other
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Consideration of nonlinear material laws

Price of First License
1,300.00 USD
RFEM Dynamic Analysis
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Add-on Module

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

Price of First License
760.00 USD
RFEM Concrete Structures
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Add-on Module

Physical and geometrical nonlinear calculation of beam and plate structures consisting of reinforced concrete

Price of First License
1,300.00 USD
RFEM Connections
RF-FRAME-JOINT Pro 5.xx

Add-on Module

Design of rigid bolted frame joints according to Eurocode 3 or DIN 18800

Price of First License
1,120.00 USD