September 25, 2021
Beam Calculation Software

Key Factors for Structural Beam Calculation & Analysis

Beam design is integral in construction, so we're reviewing beam materials and examples of beam design, as well as how to perform a beam analysis in three steps.
September 12, 2021
Vitruvius Project Advantages of Software

What to Look for in the Best Structural Analysis Software

What's the best structural analysis software? It depends. In this post, we share 7 questions you can ask to help determine which software best meets your needs.
September 6, 2021
Structural Design Software vs Excel Spreadsheets

Structural Design Software vs Spreadsheets: When Should Structural Engineers & Architects Upgrade?

Structural Design Software vs Spreadsheets Structural engineers, architects, designers, and builders are all familiar with the usefulness of Excel spreadsheets in their work. With spreadsheets, competent users can run quick calculations to determine minimum and […]
August 30, 2021
What Happened to StruCalc

What Happened to StruCalc Structural Engineering Software?

In 1991, Peteris Bambe, P.E., M.S., laid the foundations for StruCalc. Over the next 3 decades, StruCalc released a new version every few years, earning a reputation as an easy-to-learn, intuitive software for structural engineering design and analysis. In 2018, Bambe sold StruCalc to The Vitruvius Project.
December 1, 2020
legacy strucalc file importer


Import an existing StruCalc project into Vitruvius, preserving all of your loads, load trackers, sizes, spans, and building code settings.