Structural Analysis and Design Software for Eurocodes (EC)

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Eurocodes

Eurocodes

The Eurocodes (EC for short) are standardized rules for designing in civil engineering throughout Europe.

There are currently 10 Eurocodes (EC 0 to EC 9 in the standards EN 1990 to EN 1999). These are further subdivided. The Eurocode consists of 58 partial standards.

In addition, the standards committees of the member states create a National Annex for each Eurocode, in which the parameters to be defined nationally, such as partial safety factors, are defined.

Structure of the Eurocode:
  • Eurocode 0: Basics
  • Eurocode 1: Actions
  • Eurocode 2: Concrete structure
  • Eurocode 3: Steel structure
  • Eurocode 4: Composite construction
  • Eurocode 5: Timber structure
  • Eurocode 6: Masonry construction
  • Eurocode 7: Foundation
  • Eurocode 8: Earthquake
  • Eurocode 9: Aluminum structures

Most Suitable Software for Structural Analyses According to Eurocodes

“We decided to work with RFEM by Dlubal Software for the calculation of our three-dimensional steel structures after the analysis of different offers on the market. It is the software which seems to be the most suitable for analyses according to Eurocode standards. With its clear and intuitive interface, the data and the results can be entered visibly and editably in a smooth and efficient way which minimizes the effect of a "black box".

The technical support is remarkably patient, competent and responds quickly which confirmed our decision in favor of RFEM. The tutorials, the blog and the detailed user manuals allow a self-study and a comprehensive initial training and then a continuous learning of new functions. A further positive aspect is the modular structure which makes it possible to enlarge the offer based on the same main program without important learning phase. Even if we decide tomorrow to focus more in timber, aluminum or glass structures, the calculation will not be a blocking element for us.”

Implemented Eurocodes

1

Combinations According to Eurocode 0 (EC 0)

In both main programs RFEM 6 / RSTAB 9, you can generate load and result combinations according to Eurocode 0 (EN 1990). Furthermore, you can determine imperfections according to Eurocode in RFEM and RSTAB. The actions are assigned to the action types of the standard. RFEM and RSTAB then combine the load cases according to the selected design situations.


The following National Annexes are available:
  • Germany DIN | 2012-08 (Germany)
  • European Union CEN | 2010-04 (the European Union)
  • Bulgaria BDS | 2013-03 (Bulgaria)
  • United Kingdom BS | 2009-06 (the United Kingdom)
  • Czech Republic CSN | 2015-05 (the Czech Republic)
  • Cyprus CYS | 2010-06 (Cyprus)
  • Denmark DK | 2013-09 (Denmark)
  • Greece ELOT | 2009-01 (Greece)
  • Estonia EVS-EN 1990:2002+NA:2002 (Estonia)
  • Ireland IS | 2010-04 (Ireland)
  • Lithuania LST | 2012-01 (Lithuania)
  • Luxembourg LU | 2020-03 (Luxembourg)
  • Latvia LVS | 2015-01 (Latvia)
  • Malaysia MS | 2010-02 (Malaysia)
  • Belgium NBN | 2015-05 (Belgium)
  • Netherlands NEN | 2011-12 (the Netherlands)
  • France NF | 2011-12 (France)
  • Portugal NP | 2009-12 (Portugal)
  • Norway NS | 2016-05 (Norway)
  • Austria ÖNORM | 2013-03 (Austria)
  • Poland PN | 2010-09 (Poland)
  • Finland SFS | 2010-09 (Finland)
  • Slovenia SIST | 2010-08 (Slovenia)
  • Romania SR | 2006-10 (Romania)
  • Singapore SS | 2008-06 (Singapore)
  • Sweden SS | 2019-01 (Sweden)
  • Slovakia STN | 2010-01 (Slovakia)
  • Belarus CPM | 2011-11 (Belarus)
  • Spain UNE | 2010-07 (Spain)
  • Italy UNI | 2010-10 (Italy)
2

Actions According to Eurocode 1 (EC 1)

RFEM 6 / RSTAB 9 provides the option to generate wind and snow loads. No add-on is needed for the generation. After entering the required parameters such as wind and snow load zone, roof geometry, and so on, the program automatically generates the respective loading.

3

Reinforced Concrete Structures According to Eurocode 2 (EC 2)

The Concrete Design add-on for RFEM 6 / RSTAB 9 allows you to design reinforced concrete members, columns, and surfaces (RFEM) according to Eurocode. In addition to the general ultimate limit state and serviceability limit state design checks, it is also possible to perform stability analysis of the columns according to EC 2.

The following National Annexes are available:
  • Germany DIN EN 1992-1-1/NA/A1:2015-12 (Germany)
  • Austria ÖNORM B 1992-1-1:2018-01 (Austria)
  • Switzerland SN EN 1992-1-1/NA:2014 (Switzerland)
  • European Union CEN EN 1992-1-1/2014-11 (the European Union)
  • Czech Republic CSN EN 1992-1-1/NA:2016-05 (the Czech Republic)
  • Bulgaria BDS EN 1992-1-1:2005/NA:2011 (Bulgaria)
  • United Kingdom BS EN 1992-1-1:2004/NA:2005 (the United Kingdom)
  • Cyprus  CYS EN 1992-1-1:2004/NA:2009 (Cyprus)
  • Denmark EN 1992-1-1 DK NA:2013 (Denmark)
  • Lithuania LST EN 1992-1-1:2005/NA:2011/P:2019 lt (Lithuania)
  • Latvia LVS EN 1992-1-1:2005/NA:2014 (Latvia)
  • Malaysia MS EN 1992-1-1:2010 (Malaysia)
  • Belgium NBN EN 1992-1-1 ANB:2010 (Belgium)
  • France NF EN 1992-1-1/NA:2016-03 (France)
  • Portugal NP EN 1992-1-1/NA:2010-02 (Portugal)
  • Slovenia SIST EN 1992-1-1:2005/A101:2006 (Slovenia)
  • Romania SR EN 1992-1-1:2004/NA:2008 (Romania)
  • Singapore SS EN 1992-1-1/NA:2008-06 (Singapore)
  • Sweden SS EN 1992-1-1 BFS 2019 (Sweden)
  • Slovakia STN EN 1992-1-1/NA:2008-06 (Slovakia)
  • Netherlands NEN-EN 1992-1-1+C2:2011/NB:2016 (the Netherlands)
  • Poland PN EN 1992-1-1/NA:2010 (Poland)
  • Finland&SFS EN 1992-1-1/NA:2015-01 (Finland)
  • Spain UNE EN 1992-1-1/NA:2013 (Spain)
  • Italy UNI EN 1992-1-1/NA:2007-07 (Italy)
  • Norway NS EN 1992-1 -1:2004-NA:2008 (Norway)
  • Belarus TKP EN 1992-1-1:2009 (Belarus)

Foundation Design According to EC in RFEM 5 / RSTAB 8
For the design of single, bucket, and block foundations according to EN 1992‑1‑1 and EN 1997‑1, the RF‑/FOUNDATION Pro add-on module is available in RFEM 5 / RSTAB 8.
4

Steel Structures According to Eurocode 3 (EC 3)

The Steel Design add-on for RFEM 6 / RSTAB 9 performs all typical structural safety, stability, deformation, and fire resistance design checks of steel structures according to Eurocode 3.


The following National Annexes are available:
  • Germany DIN EN 1993-1-1/NA:2016-04 (Germany)
  • Austria ÖNORM EN 1993-1-1/NA:2015-12 (Austria)
  • Switzerland SN EN 1993-1-1/NA:2016-07 (Switzerland)
  • Bulgaria BDS EN 1993-1-1/NA:2015-10 (Bulgaria)
  • United Kingdom BS EN 1993-1-1/NA:2016-07 (the United Kingdom)
  • European Union CEN EN 1993-1-1/2015-06 (the European Union)
  • Cyprus CYS EN 1993-1-1/NA:2015-07 (Cyprus)
  • Czech Republic CZE EN 1993-1-1/NA:2016-06 (the Czech Republic)
  • Denmark DS EN 1993-1-1/NA:2015-07 (Denmark)
  • Greece ELOT EN 1993-1-1/NA:2017-01 (Greece)
  • Estonia EVS EN 1993-1-1/NA:2015-08 (Estonia)
  • Croatia HRN EN 1993-1-1/NA:2016-03 (Croatia)
  • Ireland I S. EN 1993-1-1/NA:2016-03 (Ireland)
  • Luxembourg ILNAS EN 1993-1-1/NA:2015-06 (Luxembourg)
  • Iceland IST EN 1993-1-1/NA:2015-11 (Iceland)
  • Lithuania LST EN 1993-1-1/NA:2017-01 (Lithuania)
  • Latvia LVS EN 1993-1-1/NA:2015-10 (Latvia)
  • Malaysia MS EN 1993-1-1/NA:2010-01 (Malaysia)
  • Hungary MSZ EN 1993-1-1/NA:2015-11 (Hungary)
  • Belgium NBN EN 1993-1-1/NA:2015-07 (Belgium)
  • Netherlands NEN EN 1993-1-1/NA:2016-12 (the Netherlands)
  • France NF EN 1993-1-1/NA:2016-02 (France)
  • Portugal NP EN 1993-1-1/NA:2009-03 (Portugal)
  • Norway NS EN 1993-1-1/NA:2015-09 (Norway)
  • Poland PN EN 1993-1-1/NA:2015-08 (Poland)
  • Finland&SFS EN 1993-1-1/NA:2015-08 (Finland)
  • Slovenia&SIST EN 1993-1-1/NA:2016-09 (Slovenia)
  • Romania&SR EN 1993-1-1/NA:2016-04 (Romania)
  • Singapore SS EN 1993-1-1/NA:2019-05 (Singapore)
  • Sweden&SS EN 1993-1-1/NA:2015-06 (Sweden)
  • Slovakia&STN EN 1993-1-1/NA:2015-10 (Slovakia)
  • Belarus&TKP EN 1993-1-1/NA:2015-04 (Belarus)
  • Spain&UNE EN 1993-1-1/NA:2016-02 (Spain)
  • Italy&UNI EN 1993-1-1/NA:2015-08 (Italy)

Other Add-ons, Add-on Modules, and Stand-Alone Programs
Here you can find further add-ons, add-on modules, and stand-alone programs for steel design according to EN 1993 (EC 3):

5

Timber Structures According to Eurocode 5 (EC 5)

Timber Design
The Timber Design add-on for RFEM 6 / RSTAB 9 is perfectly suitable for the design of timber members according to Eurocode 5. It performs stress analysis, stability analysis, serviceability limit state design, and fire resistance design.

Timber Design Add-on for RFEM 6 / RSTAB 9

The following National Annexes are available:
  • Germany DIN EN 1995-1-1/NA:2014-07 (Germany)
  • Austria ÖNORM EN 1995-1-1/NA:2019-06 (Austria)
  • Switzerland SN EN 1995-1-1/NA:2015-03 (Switzerland)
  • Bulgaria BDS EN 1995-1-1/NA:20157-06 (Bulgaria)
  • United Kingdom BS EN 1995-1-1/NA:2019-09 (the United Kingdom)
  • European Union CEN EN 1995-1-1/2014-05 (the European Union)
  • Cyprus CYS EN 1995-1-1/NA:2019-06 (Cyprus)
  • Czech Republic CZE EN 1995-1-1/NA:2015-05 (the Czech Republic)
  • Denmark DS EN 1995-1-1/NA:2019-09 (Denmark)
  • Greece ELOT EN 1995-1-1/NA:2010-01 (Greece)
  • Estonia EVS EN 1995-1-1/NA:2015-11 (Estonia)
  • Croatia HRN EN 1995-1-1/NA:2015-03 (Croatia)
  • Ireland I S. EN 1995-1-1/NA:2014-05 (Ireland)
  • Luxembourg ILNAS EN 1995-1-1/NA:2020-3 (Luxembourg)
  • Iceland IST EN 1995-1-1/NA:2014-09 (Iceland)
  • Lithuania LST EN 1995-1-1/NA:2014-06 (Lithuania)
  • Latvia LVS EN 1995-1-1/NA:2014-12 (Latvia)
  • Hungary MSZ EN 1995-1-1/NA:2015-06 (Hungary)
  • Belgium NBN EN 1995-1-1/NA:2014-06 (Belgium)
  • Netherlands NEN EN 1995-1-1/NA:2014-06 (the Netherlands)
  • France NF EN 1995-1-1/NA:2020-04 (France)
  • Portugal NP EN 1995-1-1/NA:2014-09 (Portugal)
  • Norway NS EN 1995-1-1/NA:2014-08 (Norway)
  • Poland PN EN 1995-1-1/NA:2014-07 (Poland)
  • Finland SFS EN 1995-1-1/NA:2016-12 (Finland)
  • Slovenia&SIST EN 1995-1-1/NA:2018-01 (Slovenia)
  • Romania SR EN 1995-1-1/NA:2014-12 (Romania)
  • Singapore SS EN 1995-1-1/NA:2018-02 (Singapore)
  • Sweden SS EN 1995-1-1/NA:2014-05 (Sweden)
  • Slovakia STN EN 1995-1-1/NA:2019-12 (Slovakia)
  • Belarus TKP EN 1995-1-1/NA:2019-09 (Belarus)
  • Spain UNE EN 1995-1-1/NA:2016-04 (Spain)
  • Italy UNI EN 1995-1-1/NA:2016-11 (Italy)

RF-LAMINATE
RFEM 5 add-on module for the design of multilayer laminate surfaces with stress and deflection analysis.

RX-TIMBER
Stand-alone programs for the design of glued-laminated timber trusses, continuous beams, columns, purlins, frames, bracing, and house roofs according to EN 1995‑1‑1

6

Geotechnical Design According to Eurocode 7 (EC 7)

For the design of single, bucket, and block foundations according to EN 1992‑1‑1 and EN 1997‑1, the RF‑/FOUNDATION Pro add-on module is available in RFEM 5 / RSTAB 8.


To determine elastic foundations according to EC 7 by means of given soil layers, use the RF‑SOILIN add-on module for RFEM 5. After entering all soil parameters, the program determines the elastic foundation coefficients and shows you the stress diagrams and settlements.

7

Earthquake According to Eurocode 8 (EC 8)

The Modal Analysis add-on for RFEM 6 / RSTAB 9 allows you to quickly and conveniently analyze natural frequencies and mode shapes of member, surface, and solid models.

In the Response Spectrum Analysis add-on for RFEM 6 / RSTAB 9, the seismic analysis is performed using the multi-modal response spectrum analysis. The spectra required for this can be created in compliance with the standards or user-defined. From this, the equivalent static forces are generated. The add-on includes an extensive library of accelerograms from seismic zones. These can be used to generate response spectra.

8

Aluminum Structures According to Eurocode 9 (EC 9)

The Aluminum Design add-on for RFEM 6 / RSTAB 9 performs the ultimate and the serviceability limit state design of aluminum members according to EN 1999&

#8209;1‑1 (Eurocode 9).


The following National Annexes are available:
  • Germany DIN EN 1999-1-1/NA:2021-03 (Germany)
  • Austria ÖNORM EN 1999-1-1/NA:2017-11 (Austria)
  • Switzerland SN EN 1999-1-1/NA:2015-01 (Switzerland)
  • Bulgaria BDS EN 1999-1-1/NA:2014-05 (Bulgaria)
  • United Kingdom BS EN 1999-1-1/NA:2014-03 (the United Kingdom)
  • European Union CEN 1999-1-1/2013-12 (European Union)
  • Cyprus CYS EN 1999-1-1/NA:2019-08 (Cyprus)
  • Czech Republic CZE EN 1999-1-1/NA:2015-09 (the Czech Republic)
  • Denmark DS EN 1999-1-1/NA:2019-09 (Denmark)
  • Greece ELOT EN 1999-1-1/NA:2013-12 (Greece)
  • Estonia EVS EN 1999-1-1/NA:2014-01 (Estonia)
  • Croatia HRN EN 1999-1-1/NA:2015-02 (Croatia)
  • Ireland I S. EN 1999-1-1/NA:2015-01 (Ireland)
  • Luxembourg ILNAS EN 1999-1-1/NA:2013-12 (Luxembourg)
  • Iceland IST EN 1999-1-1/NA:2014-03 (Iceland)
  • Lithuania LST EN 1999-1-1/NA:2014-03 (Lithuania)
  • Latvia LVS EN 1999-1-1/NA:2015-01 (Latvia)
  • Hungary MSZ EN 1999-1-1/NA:2014-04 (Hungary)
  • Belgium NBN EN 1999-1-1/NA:2014-01 (Belgium)
  • Netherlands NEN EN 1999-1-1/NA:2014-01 (the Netherlands)
  • France NF EN 1999-1-1/NA:2016-07 (France)
  • Portugal NP EN 1999-1-1/NA:2014-11 (Portugal)
  • Norway NS EN 1999-1-1/NA:2014-04 (Norway)
  • Poland PN EN 1999-1-1/NA:2014-05 (Poland)
  • Finland& SFS EN 1999-1-1/NA:2018-01 (Finland)
  • Slovenia& SIST EN 1999-1-1/NA:2014-05 (Slovenia)
  • Romania&  SR EN 1999-1-1/NA:2015-01 (Romania)
  • Sweden&  SS EN 1999-1-1/NA:2013-12 (Sweden)
  • Slovakia& STN EN 1999-1-1/NA:2014-05 (Slovakia)
  • Belarus& TKP EN 1999-1-1/NA:2010-01 (Belarus)
  • Spain& UNE EN 1999-1-1/NA:2014-01 (Spain)
  • Italy& UNI EN 1999-1-1/NA:2014-02 (Italy)

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Online Training | English

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

Online Training 09/08/2022 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM CEST

Online Training | English

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

Online Training 09/15/2022 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM CEST

Online Training | English

RFEM 6 | Dynamic Analysis and Seismic Design According to EC 8

Online Training 09/21/2022 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM CEST

Online Training | English

Eurocode 2 | Concrete Structures According to DIN EN 1992-1-1

Online Training 10/18/2022 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM CEST

Online Training | English

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

Online Training 11/17/2022 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM CET

Online Training | English

RFEM 6 | Dynamic Analysis and Seismic Design According to EC 8

Online Training 11/23/2022 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM CET

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

Online Training 12/08/2022 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM CET

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Hall with Arched Roof

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Rendering Reinforcement Bars

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Rendering Reinforcement Bars

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Price of First License
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Price of First License
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Price of First License
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Geotechnical Analysis for RFEM 6

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Price of First License
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Price of First License
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Modal Analysis for RSTAB 9

Dynamic Analysis

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Price of First License
1,030.00 USD
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Dynamic Analysis

In the Response Spectrum Analysis add-on, seismic analysis is performed using multi-modal response spectrum analysis. The spectra required for this can be created in compliance with the standards or can be user-defined. The equivalent static forces are generated from this. The add-on includes an extensive library of accelerograms from seismic zones. These can be used to generate response spectra.

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Price of First License
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