LUSAS Civil & Structural /
LUSAS Civil & Structural plus
LUSAS Civil &
Structural is a world-leading finite element analysis software
application for the analysis, design and assessment of all types of
Whether you need to
carry out a straightforward linear static analysis of a simple
structural frame, a dynamic analysis of a masonry or concrete
building, or a detailed geometrically nonlinear staged erection
analysis of a cable stayed structure, LUSAS Civil & Structural
provides all the facilities you need.
Many real-life illustrative uses of the software can be seen by visiting the civil
and structural case
Why use LUSAS Civil
- LUSAS Bridge
provides cost-effective structural modelling and analysis
(including soil-structure interaction) of any structure, in one
- Global and local
modelling is feature-based and allows mixing of element types in
the same model.
- Advanced nonlinear
geometry, material and contact modelling.
- The software can be
customised using the LUSAS Programmable Interface.
- Overall, LUSAS is a
long-established and trusted provider to industry leaders, and
LUSAS Technical Support is stated, by its users, to be simply:
"The best in the business."
Use it for global analysis of
all types of structures...
- Building frames /
- Simple / complex slabs
- Masts / towers
- Grandstands / stadia
- Storage tanks / silos
- Cooling towers /
- Docks / piers /
- Tunnels / retaining
- Caissons / gravity
And use it for:
- Innovative new design
- Cost-saving re-designs
- Ultimate load
- Development of
- Erection and
LUSAS Civil &
Structural is available in a choice of software
& Structural LT, Civil & Structural, and Civil &
Structural Plus to
suit your analysis needs. Each uses the same Windows user interface,
and has modelling wizards, comprehensive loading facilities for easy
and rapid model generation, load application and combining of loadcase
results for design checking.
Because all levels of the
products use the same user interface and terminology, training costs
can be minimised and users can be introduced to LUSAS at the most
appropriate level for the work they need to do.
There is also full
data compatibility across the product range allowing easy migration of
a model to a more advanced analysis when required without any data
conversion or remodelling.
details list the capabilities of each particular software product.
options extend the finite element capabilities of particular products
according to your needs.
coverage and support
LUSAS software is
marketed and supported globally by LUSAS and also through a network of
distributors and resellers that cover every continent.
Used by thousands of users, LUSAS
is highly regarded in the civil, structural and bridge engineering
industries, as demonstrated by an impressive list of clients, which
include many of the top international consultancies. LUSAS is also used
extensively by government agencies, local authorities and smaller to
medium-size consultants, many of whom find that the advanced analysis
facilities not only expand their capabilities but also give them a
Universities and research
institutions use the academic version of LUSAS, which provides a steady
supply of proficient LUSAS users to support your use of the software in
to Modelling with