Search Database :   
Software :LTBeam
Developer :CTICM
Version :1.0.11
Last Update :21 January 2013
Platform:Windows
File Size :5.57 MB
License :Freeware
Downloads :UserDownloads:7681
LTBeam Description

LTBeam is a software which deals with the elastic "Lateral Torsional Buckling of Beams" under bending action about their major axis.

LTBeam is a software to be used for the Design of Steel Structures. It has been developed by CTICM (Centre Technique Industriel de la Construction Metallique - France) in the frame of an european research project partially funded by the European Community for Steel and Coal (ECSC Project No 7210-PR183 : "Lateral torsional buckling of steel and composite beams" - 1999-2002).

The lateral torsional buckling phenomenon (LTB) appears when the bending action reaches a critical level. It generates suddenly and simultaneously a lateral bending deformation and a longitudinal torsional deformation along the unrestrained length of beam.

LTBeam applies to straight single- or multi-span beams, under simple bending about their strong axis, with doubly - or mono-symmetrical cross-sections about this plane of bending. Lateral restraints against LTB may be discrete or continuous, full or elastic, and may concern the lateral displacement, the torsional rotation, the lateral flexural rotation and the warping. As the loading, lateral restraints may be applied at a distance above or beneath the shear centre of the cross-sections.

LTBeam is rather designed to deal with steel beams, but others materials can be used, on condition that appropriate properties be input.

* LTBeam download link provides freeware version of the software.
* Keywords: beam, lateral torsional buckling, steel structures, composite beams, lateral torsion
Similar Software

EBPlate

Version:2.01 · CTICM
EBPlate

Elastic Buckling Of Plates

EBPlate is a piece of software developed by CTICM with a partial funding of the European Research Fund for Coal and Steel (RFCS). It assesses the critical stresses associated to the elastic buckling of plates loaded in their plan.

ConSteel

Version:8.0 · ConSteel Solutions
ConSteel

Structural Analysis For Constructions Of Steel

ConSteel provides a structural analysis software for the design office mainly involved in constructions of steel and composite structures.

CBeam

Version:2.0 · Juntunen Bridge Systems
CBeam

Section properties for composite beams

CBeam 2. 0 is a windows application that calculates section properties for composite beams.

PileLAT

Version:2014 · Innovative Geotechnics
PileLAT

Behaviour Of Single Piles Under Lateral Loading

PileLAT is a finite-element based program that analyzes the behaviour of single piles mainly under lateral loading based on p-y curves.

LPILE

Version:2015 · Ensoft
LPILE

Analysis of Piles and Drilled Shafts Under Lateral Loads

LPILE is a special-purpose program based on rational procedures for analyzing a pile under lateral loading using the p-y method.

Comments & Reviews About LTBeam

No comments yet. Be the first to comment.

Submit a review using your Facebook ID

Rate This Software

LTBeam has been rated 3.2 out of 5 points. A total of 5 votes cast and 0 users reviewed the software.

Most Popular Structural Analysis Downloads

6570 hitsEBPlate 2.01

EBPlate is a piece of software developed by CTICM with a partial funding of the European Research Fund for Coal and Steel (RFCS). It assesses the critical stresses associated to the elastic buckling of plates loaded in their plan.

1634 hitsBAP 3.4

BAP is a continuous beam analysis program that solves for reactions, shear, moment, deflection, and rotation at points along the length of the beam.

1437 hitsCalc4fem Alpha 07

Calc4fem is the open source spreadsheet for plane frames, beams and trusses calculation.

1282 hitsAnalysis for Windows 2.04

Very powerful Finite Element Analysis package for 2D and 3D constructions (frames and trusses).

1117 hitsBeam Pro 8.7

An easy to use continuous beam analysis program for the Microsoft Windows platform.

Recently Added Structural Analysis Software

17 JunGoBeam 2014

The easiest and most straight forward continuous beam analysis program available.

9 MayBridgeLink 1.0

BridgeLink is an integrated bridge engineering software tool for analysis, design, and load rating.

4 MayspFrame 1.50

spFrame, formerly pcaFrame, is a feature-rich structural analysis program for two- and three-dimensional structures subject to static loads.

24 AprRspBr2 3.0

RspBr2 is a plane frame structural analysis program to aid bridge engineers in design and checking beam bridges.

16 AprPGSplice 0.7

PGSplice is our spliced girder analysis software. This software has been developed for the Alternate Route Project.