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Nemetschek Scia News
March 2014



Nemetschek BU Engineering

For engineers, what is more exciting, the past or the future?

In its 40 year history Scia has experienced a number of important technological breakthroughs which helped the company to realize a continuous growth in the IT business for structural engineering. In 1974 there was hardly any computing power, the first program (for engineering structural analysis) was written in 16 kb memory for WANG and HP desktops.

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Allplan 2014


Scia Steel Manager & Brafer


The Engineering Report: a highly productive tool keeps getting better

Introduced in Scia Engineer 2013, the Engineering Report has brought a whole new level of efficiency to structural engineers, greatly speeding up the sometimes tedious task of creating and updating calculation reports. Since then, we keep our focus on further improving it in Scia Engineer 2013.1 and also the upcoming Scia Engineer 14 will bring several important enhancements.

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Span loads in Scia Engineer

It may happen that a 1D member extends over several spans, for example a continuous beam or a multi-span frame.
If the user designs such a type of structure, he may need to define a load that extends just over a single span.

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Allplan Tips & Tricks


Winner Nemetschek Structural User Contest 2013 Grontmij


Winner Category Buildings
"Inspirations in Engineering" Contest 2013

SICA an Assystem Company
Museum of European and Mediterranean Civilisation (MuCEM), France

Quote of the Jury: “The jury was fascinated by the project’s design and innovative use of advanced ultra high performance fiber-reinforced concrete (UHPFRC) for nearly all the main construction elements including a 130m footbridge, in combination with advanced technology of prestressing material. In addition the innovative facade creates an intricate, illuminated user experience from within the building.”

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Software Updates

Customers can download the latest service packs from our secured download section.

  • Scia Engineer 2013.1.1040
  • Scia Design Forms 5.0
  • Scia Concrete Section 1.0

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