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

Aug 17, 2022 | Tips & Tricks
AISC 341-16 & AISC 358-16 now included in RISAConnection

The AISC 341-16 and AISC 358-16 Edition changes have been implemented ...
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Mar 14, 2022 | Tips & Tricks
Viewing Connection Details and Defaults in RISAConnection

RISAConnection Version 13 now includes new improvements for reviewing ...
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Mar 14, 2022 | Tips & Tricks
Vertical Diagonal Brace Extended Shear Tab Connections in RISAConnection

RISAConnection Version 13 now includes the ability to define vertical ...
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Nov 24, 2021 | Tips & Tricks
Defining Connections: Beam and Column Splices Connections

Learn how to correctly define Beam to Beam and Column to Column Splice...
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