Interactive Connection Visualization

Review and update connections using interactive 2D and 3D views. Visually select specific connection parts or dimensions to implement changes.

Interactive Connection Visualization
Connection Types

Exhaustive List of Connection Types

Whether you’re designing shear, moment, brace or base plate connections, RISAConnection has you covered. Want to design HSS connections or seismically detailed connections? No problem.

Available Connection Types

Complete Design & Expandable Reports

Each connection design includes all required limit states as well as expandable reports needed for necessary verification according to AISC or CSA codes. Detailed connection drawings can be exported to DXF for final documentation.


Steel Connection Design Made Easy

Cutting edge connection software that makes the specification, modification, analysis, review and documentation of individual connections a breeze.

Straightforward Connection Input

Easily control all properties and connection components from an extensive catalog of American and Canadian steel connection configurations.

Practical Seismic Connection Design

Design seismically detailed moment and brace connections including frame ductility and overstrength considerations according to AISC 341 and AISC 358.

Seamless Design Workflow

Integration with RISA-3D and RISAFloor enables comprehensive connection design based on loads and properties established in the superstructure model.

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Dig Deeper with RISAConnection Tips & Tricks

Oct 30, 2020 | Tips & Tricks
AISC 341-16 & AISC 358-16 now included in RISA-3D

The AISC 341-16 and AISC 358-16 Edition changes have been implemented ...
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Sep 18, 2020 | Tips & Tricks
Video: Custom Anchor Bolt Layouts in Column Base Plates

RISAConnection v12 now includes the ability for engineers to create an...
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May 29, 2020 | Tips & Tricks
Skewed Shear Connections are Now Available in RISAConnection v12!

With this enhancement, engineers have the option to skew a wide flange...
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Jan 30, 2020 | Tips & Tricks
Added Anchorage Design, Including Pullout Using Hilti PROFIS Engineering Integration

RISAConnection v11 has added the ability to export base plate connecti...
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RISAConnection Support Resources

Current version: 12.0.2

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