IDEA StatiCa and Autodesk

IDEA StatiCa is AEC Solution Associate of Autodesk, a recommended 3rd party solution for structural analysis and design for Autodesk users. IDEA StatiCa applications work with Robot Structural Analysis, Advance Steel and Revit Structure. We share Autodesk’s passion for cloud technologies and are developing tools to leverage on Autodesk’s FORGE, a platform for online tools and data exchange for the construction industry.
AEC Solution Associates integrate and make their software, hardware, or cloud-based solutions interoperable with specific Autodesk industry solutions. All Solution Associates are listed here:

Advance Steel integration

Open your project in Advance Steel, run a command “Concheck” and select a connection and all its parts. Automatic data transfer is started. You can then transform a connection modeled in Advance Steel into a properly analyzed and designed connection in IDEA StatiCa in a couple of minutes:
Another example:
Watch full description of the process in a short video:

Robot Structural Analysis Integration

A new Robot Structural Analysis add-in was developed to enable direct link between Robot and IDEA StatiCa Connection.
Workflow for steel connections:
Watch full description of the process in a short video:
Workflow for concrete beams:
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Revit Integration

A new Revit add-in was developed to enable direct link between Revit and IDEA StatiCa Connection.
Watch full description of the process in a short video:


Brian Frank, Sr. Product Line Manager, Simulation – Autodesk


Michael Gustafson, P.E. Industry Strategy Manager – Autodesk

“We are happy to see IDEA StatiCa technology integrated into the BIM process, helping structural engineers better design and optimize their steel connections.”