SAFE Alternatives

    SAFE is described as 'is the ultimate tool for designing concrete floor and foundation systems. From framing layout all the way through to detail drawing production, SAFE integrates every aspect of the engineering design process in one easy and intuitive environment'. There are more than 25 alternatives to SAFE for Windows and Linux. The best alternative is Etabs. It's not free, so if you're looking for a free alternative, you could try Estru3D or sas-civil. Other great apps like SAFE are SAP2000 (Paid), SAFI 3D Structural Analysis (Paid), DYSSOLVE (Free, Open Source) and calc4fem (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Sep 3, 2019

      • Windows
      For nearly 30 years, ETABS has been recognized as the industry standard for Building Analysis and Design Software. Today, continuing in the same tradition, ETABS has evolved into a completely integrated building analysis and design environment.
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      The SAP name has been synonymous with state-of-the-art analytical methods since its introduction over 30 years ago.
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      SourceForge presents the Estru3D project. Estru3D is an open source application. SourceForge provides the world's largest selection of Open Source Software. Structural analysis using the Stiffness Matrix method
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      SAS-CIVIL is intented as a finite elements menthod software, with application oriented to civil and structural engineer, it is designed in two modules, one for analisys and another for desing, all under GNU license.
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    1. Safi™ 3d is a robust and reliable structural software designed with the latest technological innovations in its field and is equipped with a sophisticated, ergonomic and user friendly graphical user interface.
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      Free Structural Dynamics Software for Education
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      Spreadsheet Template for Structural Engineering (FEA Analysis for beams, trusses, 2D-frames). It makes possible to create your own parametric models.Templates for engineering calculation (fatigue, concrete plates, etc)
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      Finite element analysis of 3-dimensional structures made of bars, designed for use in civil engineering.
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      SourceForge presents the FEMTA project. FEMTA is an open source application. SourceForge provides the world's largest selection of Open Source Software. Easy to use 3D truss analyzer using finite element methods.
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    2. Fachwerk is aimed at structural engineers who analyse and design reinforced concrete structures. It intends to simplify the application of discontinuous stress fields and strut-and-tie models.
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