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WOODexpress. Structural Timber design software. A program for design and dimensioning of timber components, and timber roofs according to Eurocode 5 (EC5). In a graphic environment you design roof trusses and elements of timber structures. WOODexpress simplifies all the repetitive and time-consuming every day calculations for timber elements and timber roofs. Detailed report with calculations, automatic generation of truss drawings and details of connections.
To design a timber component or truss, choose from ready roof models, specify the main dimensions, loads, design code parameters, and the design is immediately performed and drawings produced automatically. Default values and checks for erroneous input values, facilitate the input data process. The report, which is created simultaneously, shows in detail all the calculations and the design steps with references to the corresponding design code paragraphs. Clear warnings informs you in case of inadequate design.
The material properties, the loads and the design code parameters, timber sections, can be adjusted by the user according to the requirements of the National application document.
A context-sensitive Help system, guides you through the use of the program and the Eurocode provisions. On-line user's manual and frequently asked questions (F.A.Q.) are included in the program.