Structural FEA Software RFEM 6 | First Steps

Structural Analysis & Engineering Software

Have you already worked with RFEM? If not, that's no problem, because the FEA software RFEM is very beginner-friendly. Already after a short induction period, it allows you to quickly and easily model as well as perform the structural and dynamic analysis and design of models with member, plate, wall, folded plate, shell, and solid elements.

Due to the modular software concept, you can enhance RFEM with the various add-ons and thus apply it in a wide variety of areas.

  • FEA Software RFEM 6

First Steps

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Knowledge Base

In case of any questions or problems, we are here for you. In addition to personal support (for example, via email or chat), you can find useful resources available 24/7 on our website.

Structural Analysis Models to Download

Models to Download

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

Have you not yet worked with RFEM or not often? Check out these tips that help you get started with the Dlubal programs.


Download Trial Version

Don't you have an RFEM or RSTAB license yet? No problem. Just download the 90-day trial versions. This will allow you to test the full version of the program without any limitations.


RFEM 6 / RSTAB 9 | Get Started

All beginnings are difficult? It doesn't have to be: The Get Started guide for RFEM 6 and RSTAB 9 will help you familiarize yourself with the programs. From the installation to the explanation of the program interface, everything is explained step by step, so you can get started right away.


Introductory Videos

The best way to learn is to watch. Do you feel the same way? Then watch the introductory video for RFEM 6 here. Any other questions? Discover our selection of videos on various topics related to RFEM and RSTAB.



Our webinars are recorded for you, so that you can refer to them at any time. View the webinars about RFEM and RSTAB as well as the add-ons.


Online Manual

Also for RFEM 6, we provide you a detailed manual. Use the practical online manual to to become acquainted in detail with RFEM 6.



We do not leave you alone with your questions and problems. On this page, you can find the answers to frequently asked questions provided by hotline engineers of Dlubal Software as well as solutions to commonly encountered problems.


Knowledge Base Articles

Stay informed with our Knowledge Base: Here you can find useful technical articles about the "Structural Analysis and Design" that support you in your daily work. Furthermore, you get useful tips & tricks for the correct and efficient application of the Dlubal structural analysis programs.


Structural Analysis Models to Download

If you are looking for models to practice on or as inspiration for your projects, you have come to the right place. We offer you a vast number of structural analysis models for download, such as RFEM, RSTAB, or RWIND files.



Information can also entertain: In this section, you can find interesting facts about structural analysis and design as well as the Dlubal Software programs.


Verification Examples

Do you want comprehensible structural calculations? Then you make the right choice with the Dlubal structural analysis software. The programs provide you with calculations without a "black box" character. Convince yourself and take a look at the verification examples available here, which reveal the calculation methods to you.



  • Fast modeling thanks to sophisticated input technology
  • One program for all types of structures from single-span girders to complex 3D shell structures or NURBS solids
  • Fast calculation using the multiprocessor technology
  • Support of national and international standards
  • Quick generation of a professional-looking printout report
  • Automatic generation of wind loads using the integrated CFD wind simulation (RWIND required)
  • API via web service
  • Globally recognized program with over 100,000 users
  • Professional customer support provided by more than 20 support engineers


4,450.00 EUR

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