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STAAD.Pro Ideas Portal

Welcome to the STAAD.Pro Ideas portal. The purpose of this site is to post ideas for enhancements and new features. We value your feedback and our team regularly reviews your suggestions for consideration in future releases.

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Tables with inbuild worksheet like sorting facilities

When sorting information in a worksheet, you can rearrange the data to find values quickly. You can sort a range or table of data on one or more columns of data. you can sort load cases in display tables for both input and output data directly in ...
Guest about 1 month ago in  1 Already exists

Automatic Plate Meshing

Set parameters and have the program create a plate mesh automatically for finite element analysis.
Guest about 2 months ago in  5 Already exists


There should be a way to convert STAAD model to 3D pdf. It will become easy for designers to hover over the model and get clear view of the geometry while modelling in 3D softwares. Inspite of inputs provided, they will have access to 3D pdf where...
Guest 2 months ago in  4 Already exists

Include a Quick button to "Un-assign" or "remove assigned" Loads from Member/ Elements

Hello Development Team, Could you consider adding a quick "button" to execute "un-assign" or " remove load " command from both plate elements & line members ? (Please refer to the attached picture). This tool would work as a quick "reverse ope...
Ola Joda 3 months ago in  1 Already exists

Aluminium Design as per IS 8147

No description provided
Guest 3 months ago in  1 Already exists

Better integration of physical members in Analysis Model

When a physical member is created, STAAD should handle the collection of beams as one entity. When a section of material is assigned, it should always be to the physical member. End releases will only exist at the ends of the physical member. Curr...
Guest 3 months ago in  1 Already exists

Company Logo needs to be changed for every project, that is a tedious practice.

While generating Report, Company Logo needs to be changed for every project, that is a tedious practice. The changes should be permanent and for company.
Guest 4 months ago in  1 Already exists

Extrude the current element to the next 'dimensional' element.

at present in the 'Translational repeat' command we have the option to 'link elements' so as to create new 'beam' elements... - could we expand this feature so that: 1) translational repeating a line (parallel to its local X axis) can have the pos...
Dani Paul 5 months ago in  3 Already exists

Modeling of trapezoidal pattern plates (for raft foundation) in staad pro

Till now, staad pro has an option to assign plates of various thickness, but it should also have an option to model such plates in TRAPEZOIDAL PATTERN as shown in below images,which is frequently used to model raft foundation, also placement and b...
Sahil Shaikh 5 months ago in  1 Already exists

Distinct OpenSTAAD objects for each instance of Staad

At present only one OpenSTAAD object can be retrieved which acts globally for the Staad application which limits the efficient use of Staad. With the ever increasing system resources, having distinct OpenSTAAD objects for each instance of Staad wi...
Srinivasa Rao Masanam 5 months ago in  2 Already exists