Analysis & Design Software for Power Plants

FEM Analysis and Design of Structures

The RFEM program is the basis of a modular software system. The main 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.

Analysis and Design of Beam Structures

The structural frame analysis and design program RSTAB contains a similar range of functions as RFEM, with special attention to beam or frame structures. Therefore, it is very easy to use and for many years it has been the best choice for structural analysis.

Add-on Modules for Design of Power Plants

Depending on the material used in the power plant structures, you can find more useful add-on modules for structural analysis under the Steel Structures and Reinforced Concrete Structures industries.

Knowledge Base | Power Plants

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    Downstand Beams, Ribs, T-Beams: Modeling and Determination of Internal Forces

    Downstand beams or T-beams are often used in reinforced concrete structures. In contrast to the previous representation and calculation options where, for example, a downstand beam was considered as a fixed support and the determined support reaction was applied to a separate member structure using a T-beam section, the ultimate structural FEA software like RFEM allow you to consider the structure as a whole and thus achieve a more precise analysis.

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RFEM Main Program
RFEM 5.xx

Main Program

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
RSTAB Main Program
RSTAB 8.xx

Main Program

The structural engineering software for design of frame, beam and truss structures, performing linear and nonlinear calculations of internal forces, deformations, and support reactions

Price of First License
2,550.00 USD
RFEM Steel and Aluminum Structures
RF-STEEL 5.xx

Add-on Module

Stress analysis of steel surfaces and members

Price of First License
1,030.00 USD
RFEM Steel and Aluminum Structures
RF-STEEL EC3 5.xx

Add-on Module

Design of steel members according to Eurocode 3

Price of First License
1,480.00 USD
RFEM Steel and Aluminum Structures
RF-STEEL AISC 5.xx

Add-on Module

Design of steel members according to the American standard ANSI/AISC 360

Price of First License
1,480.00 USD
RFEM Steel and Aluminum Structures
RF-STEEL SIA 5.xx

Add-on Module

Design of steel members according to the Swiss standard SIA 263

Price of First License
1,480.00 USD
RFEM Steel and Aluminum Structures
RF-STEEL IS 5.xx

Add-on Module

Design of steel members according to the Indian standard IS 800:2007

Price of First License
1,480.00 USD
RFEM Steel and Aluminum Structures
RF-STEEL BS 5.xx

Add-on Module

Design of steel members according to the British standard BS 5950-1:2000 or British Annex BS EN 1993-1-1

Price of First License
1,480.00 USD
RFEM Steel and Aluminum Structures
RF-STEEL GB 5.xx

Add-on Module

Design of steel members according to the Chinese standard GB 50017-2003

Price of First License
1,480.00 USD
RFEM Steel and Aluminum Structures
RF-STEEL CSA 5.xx

Add-on Module

Design of steel members according to the Canadian standard CSA S16-09

Price of First License
1,480.00 USD
RFEM Steel and Aluminum Structures
RF-STEEL AS 5.xx

Add-on Module

Design of steel members according to the Australian standard AS 4100-1998

Price of First License
1,480.00 USD
RFEM Steel and Aluminum Structures
RF-STEEL NTC-DF 5.xx

Add-on Module

Design of steel members according to the Mexican standard NTC-DF 2004

Price of First License
1,480.00 USD
RFEM Steel and Aluminum Structures
RF-STEEL SP 5.xx

Add-on Module

Design of steel members according to the Russian standard SP 16.13330.2011

Price of First License
1,480.00 USD
RFEM Steel and Aluminum Structures
RF-STEEL SANS 5.xx

Add-on Module

Design of steel members according to the South African standard SANS 10162-1:2011

Price of First License
1,480.00 USD
RFEM Steel and Aluminum Structures
RF-STEEL NBR 5.xx

Add-on Module

Design of steel members according to the Brazilian standard ABNT NBR 8800:2008

Price of First License
1,480.00 USD
RFEM Steel and Aluminum Structures
RF-STEEL HK 5.xx

Add-on Module

Design of steel members according to Code of Practice for the Structural Use of Steel 2011 (Buildings Department - Hong Kong)

Price of First License
1,480.00 USD
RFEM Concrete Structures
RF-CONCRETE 5.xx

Add-on Module

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

Price of First License
810.00 USD
RSTAB Concrete Structures
CONCRETE 8.xx

Add-on Module

Linear and nonlinear analysis of reinforced concrete members with reinforcement concept

Price of First License
810.00 USD
RFEM Concrete Structures
RF-CONCRETE Columns 5.xx

Add-on Module

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

Price of First License
630.00 USD