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From the entire Dlubal Software team, we want to wish you and your family happy holidays and good health, happiness, and success in the coming year.

We look forward to excelling beyond the mainstream structural analysis and design software with new ideas and features in 2020. Continue reading for a look at our last-minute program additions for 2019.

Lastly, don't forget to use your end-of-year voucher we have previously emailed to you before December 31st. View your available vouchers by logging into your Dlubal Account.

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Best Regards,
Amy Heilig, PE
CEO - USA Office
Technical Support & Sales Engineer

New Products
Rhino & Grasshopper Interface

Rhino & Grasshopper Interface

RFEM v5.21.02 now includes an interface to easily exchange data with Rhino and Grasshopper. This highly-anticipated feature is included at no additional cost.

Check out the following short video tutorials on the new interface options.

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New Dlubal Videos

RFEM Interface to Rhino

RFEM Interface to Grasshopper

This Short Video Tutorial explains how the RFEM interface to Rhinocerus software works.

The Short Video Tutorial explains how the RFEM interface to Grasshopper works.

    Duration: 0:59 min

    Duration: 3:42 min

Current News
RWIND Simulation
and ASCE 7‑16

The ASCE 7-16 wind profile generation is now available in RFEM v5.21.02 to facilitate a structural CFD wind analysis in RWIND Simulation.

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Recorded Webinars

RWIND Simulation ‑ Wind Load Simulation and Generation


  • Wind load parameter and load case definitions in RFEM
  • Wind simulation in RWIND Simulation digital wind tunnel
  • Wind load export into RFEM for structural analysis
  • RWIND Simulation advantages and benefits

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Technical Articles

Timber Beam Design per the 2014 CSA Standard

Using the RF-TIMBER CSA module, timber beam design is possible according to the CSA O86-14 standard. Accurately calculating timber member bending resistance and adjustment factors is important for safety considerations and design.

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Determining Seismic Loads per Story by Means of Nodal Constraints

When introducing and transferring horizontal loads such as wind or seismic loads, there are increasing difficulties in 3D models. To avoid such issues, some standards (for example ASCE 7, NBC) require the simplification of the model by using diaphragms that distribute the horizontal loads to structural components transferring loads, but cannot transfer bending themselves (called "Diaphragm").

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Satisfied Users



CanopyMarqui Luxury Camping Tent (© Under Canvas)
Modular Structural Consultants, LLC.

CanopyMarqui Luxury Camping Tent, United States

Under Canvas began in 2009 with the opening of an all-inclusive glamping adventure package. It has since grown to include eight luxury glamping resorts and a customized event’s offering, bringing the glamping experience to life anywhere in the country.

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Funke Media Office in Essen, Germany

The Funke Media Group headquartered in Essen, Germany, initiated a new corporate headquarters construction project to accommodate around 1,000 employees at an important traffic junction in the city center. The three building complex includes a total area of 398,265 ft² in addition to a 300 car parking garage.

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Funke Media Office Street View (© AllesWirdGut, Tschinkersten fotografie)
AllesWirdGut Architektur ZT GmbH
FCP - Fritsch, Chiari & Partner ZT GmbH
Free 90-Day Trial Version
Interested in testing your own design projects with RFEM?

Install the 90-day trial version today.  The trial is full capability without any limitations including RFEM and all add-on modules.  After the 90 days, the demo version will be activated.

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