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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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Tapered bracket cantilever design

In design of buildings sometimes we need to takeup tapered bracket or counterbalance supported tapered cantilever cross section At the moment we can not design tapering cross section in staad pro connection edition
Guest 3 months ago in  1

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 3 months ago in  1 Future consideration

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 4 months ago in  4 Planned

Non linear time history analysis in staad pro CE

Non linear time history analysis still not implemented in staad pro for different types of structure like residential, industrial structure etc, kindly add non linear time history analysis in staad CE as it gives realistic and more conservative an...
Guest 5 months ago in  2 Planned

Provision to interchange the local axis of elements in STAAD

Please find the combination of three models by different engineer. Under this when finally local stresses are checked, the contours are not smooth. if by any chance local axis of elements can be change, this will same a valuable time of re modelli...
Ankur Jain 7 months ago in  2 Future consideration

activate ALT+V+V Short Cut Key again in Connect version of STAAD.

This is very usefull in viewing, selecting to view, viewing whole structure without zooming out etc. This will make STAAD pro operation faster.
Guest 7 months ago in  1 Already exists

Steel design result from multiple design blocks

Currently, if there are multiple design blocks present in a STAAD model, in the post-processing utilization table, design ratio from the last design block is reported. It is very common to define multiple design blocks with different set of parame...
Surojit Ghosh 7 months ago in  1 Planned

Physical Modeler - Allow multiple wind load definitions to be combined into one primary load case

Because you must create multiple wind definitions for wind along a single direction (i.e. windward, leeward, sidewall) it would be helpful to have the ability to combine these in a single load case. Combining them in the load combos is cumbersome....
R Freund 7 months ago in  1 Planned

Automate the option of dynamic wave pressure

There is a webinar for modelling, analysis and design of rcc rectangular water retaining structure along with impulsive and convective wave pressure on coffee corner, but there are some limitations and assumptions, like the xml templates are only ...
Guest 7 months ago in  4 Will not implement

Multiple mass models/ seismic analyses for design

Many codes, particularly IS 1893 part-2 and IS 3370 part-2, the RCC elevated/underground water retaining structure should be analyse and design in "TANK ENPTY" and "TANK FULL" both of the conditions, but staad pro seismic definition whether it is ...
Guest 7 months ago in  2 Planned