SCIA News and Blog Articles

Wed, 29/04/2015

Bernard Tschumi scooped away the 2015 A+Award in the Halls and Theaters category. The juxtaposition of deference and playfulness was put into practice with the arcing steel dome of the Paul and Henri Carnal Hall, a concert venue in Tschumi’s native Switzerland.

Thu, 16/04/2015

We are proud to announce the latest version of SCIA Engineer. Version 15 comes with several breakthrough features, and dozens of improvements...

The Art of Structural Design
Tue, 31/03/2015

Every two years, SCIA organizes an international contest between the users of software SCIA Engineer and Allplan Engineering.

Scia Engineer Cutout tool
Sun, 01/03/2015

A structural engineer is sometimes confronted with geometries that are more complex than a flat slab on some columns: this can be the case for organic shapes, for intricate steel joists, etc.

Tue, 24/02/2015

For a few years SCIA has been allowing every enrolled structural engineering student, postgraduate or professor to download a completely free copy of SCIA Engineer and SCIA Design Forms.

Tue, 03/02/2015

One hundred years ago, the architects Frank Lloyd Wright, Berlage and Rietveld became famous with building projects based on simple shapes, light materials and colorful patterns.

Mon, 02/02/2015

New to Scia Engineer v14.1 is support for the modeling, analysis and design of composite beam floor systems according to AISC 360-10.

Mon, 01/12/2014

Scia is addressing the market of structural engineering in the Americas (both North and South) through its offices in Columbia (Maryland) and in Sao Paulo (Brazil).

The Art of Structural Design
Mon, 01/12/2014

We are excited to announce the launch of our User Contest 2015 with the theme “The Art of Structural Design”.

Wed, 01/10/2014

This fast & transparent tool to check any reinforced concrete section has been improved in many areas based on the feedback from the users.