Civil Engineering Software Database

CESDb is a website founded by engineers for engineers. Our mission is to provide a software library where engineers, researchers and academics can easily access free or shareware civil engineering software. We are currently listing 563 programs under 12 categories with descriptions, screenshots and manuals if available. We always try to keep the site up-to-date and new software titles added regularly.

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Recently Added Civil Engineering Software
Dartis Classify Version:1.0 · Added:15/04/2022
Dartis Classify

Soil USCS & AASHTO Classification

Dartis Classify is a soil USCS & AASHTO classification software. Easily classify soils by USCS and AASHTO methods and export results to Excel.

Thinwallres Open&Closed Version:2022 · Added:11/04/2022
Thinwallres Open&Closed

Elastic and Plastic Resistance of Open and Thin Walled Sections

Thinwallres Open&Closed application allows to determine the resistance capacity of open and closed thin-walled sections

LTBEAMCOLUM Version:2022 · Added:11/04/2022
LTBEAMCOLUM

Critical Loads and Analysis of Imperfect Structures

The following application allows determining the resistance capacity of compressed and deflected pieces with a double tee section, susceptible to lateral buckling.

ThinWallRes Version:2022 · Added:23/03/2022
ThinWallRes

Thin Walled Sections

ThinWallRes allows to determine the resistance capacity of open thin-walled sections.

SMS Version:13.1 · Added:24/12/2021
SMS

Surface-water Modeling System

SMS (Surface-water Modeling System) is a complete program for building and simulating surface water models from Aquaveo.

CityWater Version:2021 · Added:17/12/2021
CityWater

Visualize, Reference, Analyze Water Distribution Networks

Online web application for visualizing, referencing, and analyzing water distribution models.

WMS Version:11.1 · Added:10/12/2021
WMS

The All-in-one Watershed Modeling System

Aquaveo WMS (Watershed Modeling System) is a watershed computer simulation and modeling software application from Aquaveo. WMS is a all-in-one hydrologic and hydraulic solutions and pipe network tools.

GMS Version:10.5 · Added:3/12/2021
GMS

Groundwater Modeling System

GMS (Groundwater Modeling System) is water modeling application for building and simulating groundwater models from Aquaveo.

Dartis Bearing Capacity Version:1.0.0 · Added:5/11/2021
Dartis Bearing Capacity

Bearing Capacity of Shallow Foundations

Dartis bearing capacity calculates bearing capacity of shallow foundations considering shear failure.

LEMSlope Version:0.1.3 · Added:7/10/2021
LEMSlope

Slope Stability Analysis Using Traditional Limit Equilibrium Method

LEMSlope is a slope stability analysis program using traditional limit equilibrium method. It takes advantage of the strength of Python script language and sets up the analysis model parametrically.

LIRA-SAPR Version:2021 · Added:1/10/2021
LIRA-SAPR

Numerical Analysis of Structures Strength and Stability

LIRA-SAPR is comprehensive software package that benefits from BIM technology and intended for analysis and design of building and mechanical engineering structures of different purposes.

CUFSM Version:5.04 · Added:24/09/2021
CUFSM

Cross-Section Elastic Buckling Analysis

CUFSM includes tools for generalized beam-column loading and analysis. CUFSM provides both the semi-analytical finite strip method for creation of the cross-section signature curve as well as the generalized finite strip method for other end boundary conditions.

Most Downloaded Programs

Downloads: 367505West Point Bridge Designer 2016

Bridge Design Contest is a nationwide Internet-based competition intended to promote math, science, and technology education in US. West Point Bridge Designer provides you with the tools to model, test, and optimize a steel highway bridge.

Downloads: 38500LTBeam 1.0.11

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

Downloads: 20836SAP2000 22

From its 3D object based graphical modeling environment to the wide variety of analysis and design options completely integrated across one powerful user interface, SAP2000 has proven to be the most integrated, productive and practical general purpose structural program on the market today.

Downloads: 19887ETABS 19

ETABS is the solution, whether you are designing a simple 2D frame or performing a dynamic analysis of a complex high-rise that utilizes non-linear dampers for inter-story drift control.

Updated Software

15 Apr 2022Dartis Classify 1.0

Dartis Classify is a soil USCS & AASHTO classification software. Easily classify soils by USCS and AASHTO methods and export results to Excel.

12 Apr 2022PROKON 5.0

PROKON Structural Analysis and Design is a suite of over forty structural analysis, design and detailing programs.

9 Apr 2022Thinwallres Open&Closed 2022

Thinwallres Open&Closed application allows to determine the resistance capacity of open and closed thin-walled sections

5 Apr 2022LTBEAMCOLUM 2022

The following application allows determining the resistance capacity of compressed and deflected pieces with a double tee section, susceptible to lateral buckling.

Comments & Reviews
Syuzanna Avetisyan
Syuzanna Avetisyan· 15 May 2022

Was a bit hesitant to try at first but CMS IntelliCAD turned out to be a good alternative for me. The free trial worked immediately, which was good to try it out before paying for it. All the features it offers are user-...

Syuzanna Avetisyan
Syuzanna Avetisyan· 15 May 2022

Absolutely love working with CMS IntelliCAD! I did some prior research and used the free trial option to get accustomed to the features before investing in it. Was nicely surprised to find that they're an American busine...

Raymundo Reyes GutiƩrrez
Raymundo Reyes GutiĆ©rrez· 13 May 2022

Hello, I would like to know if Groundwater Vistas works with optimization models....

Don C
Don C· 9 May 2022

I love simple small programs that do one job and do it well. FTOOL is easy to use and does what is supposed to do....

W. M. Holliday
W. M. Holliday· 28 Apr 2022

There are no instructions so examine one of the three examples in the Examples folder for what needs to happen. Program terminates without warning if you do anything that it does not like. Program works well once given d...