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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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Extend the Take off Command to Plate elements

It'd be nice to be able to use the take-off command on plate elements. Similarly to beams where the take off give the section, length, and weight. Having the take off give thickness, area, and weight would be really helpful.
Dallin Strong about 2 months ago in  4 Planned

Add code checks for AISC 370

There is a new code for Stainless Steel that has been published by AISC. It would be nice to incorporate the code checks for AISC 370 for materials that have been selected as stainless steel.
Dallin Strong 5 months ago in  8 Planned

Auto Wind load for roofing

Implement a method to generate loading on roof structures as per the IS 875 part 3 wind load code using the Cpe method using the values in Table 8 / 9
Guest 6 months ago in  5 Planned

update Australian AS 4100 design to the latest version

Currently the code version is 1998 and for the design check based on the latest version , Staad pro can not be used.
Guest 5 months ago in  1 Future consideration

Make Staad Multi Processor (Multi-Threaded)

This would cut down the analysis time required by STAAD significantly. If it is too much work to change the solver code to benefit from multi-threads, can at least each basic load or each load combination be run at a different thread? There's no r...
Guest 4 months ago in  1 Planned

Auto wind load generation for roof/purlins..

Frequently used for design of all steel structure with shed/roof CONCERN CODE(ALL) especially IS 875 part 3: 1-Sir, staad CE has support the auto wind load as for clad/unclad buildings, this wind load is applied on the surfaces/periphery of buildi...
Guest 5 months ago in  2 Planned

New staad module for all types of tank design

All professional, practicing engineers would benefitted. One click analysis and one click reinforcements design of any types of tank UG/elevated of any shapes like RCDC.
Guest 6 months ago in  3 Already exists

Add an Autosave Feature

Please consider adding an autosave feature. A real autosave not a prompt that appears every so often minutes asking you to save. One that will autosave without input. Autosave is pretty much a standard now across a variety of softwares, so constan...
Dallin Strong about 1 month ago in  0

section detail backup

every time when we update software, it should be notified to take necessary backup of added section for cold form, it is really painful doing same work in 1-2 month while software is being updated. it will save designerr time
Guest about 1 month ago in  0

Extend PRINT CG for plates and solids

It will be very helpful for the estimation if PRINT CG command works for groups of plate and beams and solid also. This will give directly the weight and volume of certain part of model, which is most of the the basic parameter of optimization. Ri...
Ankur Jain 4 months ago in  3 Planned