Computers and Structures, Inc. (CSI), is pleased to announce the availability of ETABS 2017 version 17.0.1. True to our tradition, we are again advancing the state-of-the-art in structural engineering technology with innovative developments and enhancements.
ETABS 17.0.1 Enhancements:
– Chinese steel frame design now supports the 2018 requirements for GB50017-2017, GB50011-2010 and JGJ99-2015.
Changes from 17.0.0 (Released 2018-05-31)
– The version number has been changed to v17.0.1 for a new minor release. ETABS v17 is available as a 64-bit version only in order to provide better performance.
About CSI ETABS. The innovative and revolutionary new ETABS is the ultimate integrated software package for the structural analysis and design of buildings. Incorporating 40 years of continuous research and development, this latest ETABS offers unmatched 3D object based modeling and visualization tools, blazingly fast linear and nonlinear analytical power, sophisticated and comprehensive design capabilities for a wide-range of materials, and insightful graphic displays, reports, and schematic drawings that allow users to quickly and easily decipher and understand analysis and design results.
From the start of design conception through the production of schematic drawings, ETABS integrates every aspect of the engineering design process. Creation of models has never been easier – intuitive drawing commands allow for the rapid generation of floor and elevation framing. CAD drawings can be converted directly into ETABS models or used as templates onto which ETABS objects may be overlaid. The state-of-the-art SAPFire 64-bit solver allows extremely large and complex models to be rapidly analyzed, and supports nonlinear modeling techniques such as construction sequencing and time effects (e.g., creep and shrinkage).
ETABS provides an unequaled suite of tools for structural engineers designing buildings, whether they are working on one-story industrial structures or the tallest commercial high-rises. Immensely capable, yet easy-to-use, has been the hallmark of ETABS since its introduction decades ago, and this latest release continues that tradition by providing engineers with the technologically-advanced, yet intuitive, software they require to be their most productive.