StruCalc is an easy to use structural analysis software tool that aids in the analysis and design of beams, columns and footings using wood, steel and manufactured lumber.
Structural Analysis Software Information
StruCalc is an optimal product for residential and light commercial projects. Our company aims to bring a quality, professional software, built with strict engineering methods and specifications to every business in need of an easy to use, affordable software package. Keeping your software bottom line low is at the forethought of our company.
Created in 1993 for StruCalc engineers own in-office use, StruCalc is now used by people around the world; our users include architects, building officials, engineers, home designers, and private home owners building or remodeling their own homes. Since the early 90's, StruCalc has been improved and upgraded based on our design experience and the needs of our customers. Today it includes eleven separate design modules, four diagrams, easy to read one page printouts, and an upgrade system that allows older project files to be easily ported into new versions of our software.
How Does It Work?
All you have to do is know the loads acting on the beam [learn how here] you are working on and the type of beam it is. StruCalc makes it easy to choose a design module with relevant modules for each design issue. Uniformly loaded beams, square, round, rectangular and continuous footings, roof beams, combination roof and floor beams, multi-loaded multi-span beams, multi-span floor beams, multi-span roof beams, floor joists, roof rafters, columns and collar ties are all available in StruCalc.