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Daystar iStructural.com IBC 2009 and 2012 Building Codes

Daystar Software has added the IBC 2009 and IBC 2012 building codes to all modules in Daystar iStructural.com effective immediately. These new building codes, along with the existing codes, are available when you create a new project or change an existing one.


Daystar iStructural.com Masonry Column Design Module Released

Daystar Software is pleased to announce the release of our Masonry Column Design Module for Daystar iStructural.com.
 
This module includes:
 

  • Allowable Stress & Strength Design
  • Vertical Point, Moment, Horizontal Point and Horizontal Distributed Loads
  • Pinned-Pinned, Fixed-Pinned & Fixed-Free Restraints
  • More...

Current users will see this module the next time they login.
 
If you are not a current user, try a fully functional demo or sign up at www.istructural.com.


Daystar iStructural.com Masonry Wall Design Module Released

Daystar Software is pleased to announce the release of our Masonry Wall Design Module for Daystar iStructural.com.
 
This module includes:
 

  • Wall & Parapet Design
  • Allowable Stress & Strength/Slender Wall Design
  • Pinned-Pinned, Fixed-Pinned & Fixed-Free Restraints
  • More...

Current users will see this module the next time they login.
 
If you are not a current user, try a fully functional demo or sign up at www.istructural.com.


Daystar iStructural.com Free Version Released

Daystar Software is pleased to announce that Daystar iStructural.com has added a free version to go along with the paid version.

 

Please see our account types comparison page for the differences between the free and paid accounts.


Daystar iStructural.com Released

Daystar Software is pleased to announce the availability of Daystar iStructural.com, the first fully cross platform web-based structural engineering application that works on Windows, Macintosh and Linux.

 

Current modules include:

 

  • Cantilevered Concrete and Masonry Retaining Walls
  • Restrained Concrete and Masonry Retaining Walls
  • Tapered Concrete Retaining Walls
  • Tapered Restrained Retaining Walls

Spread footings, combined footings and additional masonry design modules will be added soon.

 

Try a fully functional demo or sign up at www.istructural.com.


Daystar RetainWall Version 1.28 Released

Daystar RetainWall version 1.28 is now available. This update fixes an issue with determining the controlling load case when the area of steel required is greater than the maximum area of steel. Go to our updates page to download this free update.


Daystar RetainWall Version 1.27 Released

Daystar RetainWall version 1.27 is now available. This update fixed a problem with the IBC 2003 building code released as part of version 1.25. You should download this free update from our web site or email us to receive a CD.