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Introduction

SkyCiv’s Connection Design module allows you to perform various design check calculations for steel connections. It aims to provide a complete, end to end solution via an integration with SkyCiv 3D and standalone (both available in beta).

Our features include:

  • Summary table of design check values and ratios
  • Detailed, step-by-step calculation report (PDF or HTML download)
  • CAD model generation of connection available for download (STP format)
  • Engineering Drawings of your connection (beta release)

Support for:

  • AISC 360-10 ASD and LRFD design modules
  • HSS to W connections (Column to Beam)
  • W to W connections (Column to Beam, Beam to Beam)
  • Coping considerations for Beam to Beam connections
  • Bolted Connections
  • Welded Connections
  • Shear Connections
  • Moment Connections
Engineering drawings of your connection

Engineering Drawings

Detailed engineering drawings
Limit state design checks

Design Checks

Limit state checks summarised.
Detailed report sample of collared plate

Reporting

Step by step, detailed reporting
CAD model generation

CAD Model

Generate a real CAD model of your connection

Standalone Connection Design

Integrated Connection Design

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