Use of highly flexible, general, finite element methodStatic and dynamic analysis of multi span beams, trusses and framesModal analysis and eigenvalues estimationMode superposition method to calculate the dynamic responseCreation of consistent mass matrix (Engissol’s patent)Multi-step dynamic analysisUser controlled damping coefficient and step and time parametersDefinition of time-dependent loading on elements and nodesUnlimited number of Nodes and BeamsSupports all major measure unitsAll type of boundary conditions (fixed, rollers, etc.)Translational and rotational spring supportsInitial displacement and speed conditionsExtremely easy model creationConsideration of thermal loads
Top quality graphics renderingFull GUI including zoom, pan, grid, snap optionsEvery user action can be done graphically at real timeImmediate switch to other measure units
Easy model creation (members, loads, supports etc) in a user friendly environment with many graphical features
Embedded library with major steel section shapesDefinition of custom beam sectionsEmbedded library with major materials (wood, steel, concrete)Definition of custom materialsEasy and fast modification of the material propertiesEnd release option at specified degrees of freedom (all types of end releases are supported)Quick apply vertical and horizontal distributed loads on elementsApplication of time dependent loads at each time step graphically
Calculation and drawing of the deformed shape of the given modelAnalytical view of the results of analysis, the geometry, the static model, the loads etc.Drawing of axial-shear force and bending moment diagramsInternal forces calculation at each location along the membersStress calculation at the top and bottom fiber along each memberHigh quality analysis reports with all analysis results.