Seismic Debris Field for Collapsed RC Moment Resisting Frame Buildings

Abstract: The debris field of earthquake-induced building collapse can block or reduce the capacity of adjacent sidewalks and roads, hinder emergency and evacuation operations, and therefore adversely influence the seismic resilience of a community. To consider the...
Extreme Loading for Structures – Version 6.0 Released!

Extreme Loading for Structures – Version 6.0 Released!

We’re happy to announce the release of our Advanced Structural Analysis Software, Extreme Loading for Structures (ELS) Version 6.0!  ELS is used by structural engineers and researchers around the world to study the effects of blast, progressive collapse, wind,...

ELS at the 16th World Congress on Earthquake Engineering (16WCEE)

Are you attending the World Conference on Earthquake Engineering (16WCEE) in Chile January 9th-13th, 2017? Learn more about how you can use Extreme Loading for Structures for the performance based design of structures against seismic, blast, high wind, impact,...

True Brick & Mortar

            Extreme Loading® for Structures Software (ELS) offers a new advanced level of nonlinear dynamic structural analysis, which allows users efficiently to study structural failure from any number of actual or possible extreme...

Protect Against Structural Failure

Protect Against Structural Failure Efficient – Nonlinear Dynamic – Performance Based Design Extreme Loading® for Structures Software (ELS) offers a new advanced level of nonlinear dynamic structural analysis, that allows users efficiently to study structural failure...

Virtual Shake Table

Full Structural Model – Advanced Results – Design Optimization Extreme Loading® for Structures Software (ELS) a nonlinear dynamic structural analysis tool, gives users the ideal virtual environment to accelerate the research performed on shake tables, opening...

Increase Your Knowledge With Performance Based Design

COST EFFICIENT – 3D SOLID ELEMENT – NONLINEAR DYNAMIC ANALYSIS Extreme Loading® for Structures Software (ELS) is the ideal nonlinear dynamic structural analysis tool to study the behavior of cold-formed steel structures against seismic, wind, progressive collapse, and...

Reduce Your Assumptions – Improve Your Results

Efficient – Cost Effective – Performance Based Design Extreme Loading® for Structures Software (ELS) is the ideal nonlinear dynamic structural analysis tool to study the behavior of structures due to seismic, wind, progressive collapse, and blast. The tool allows...