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 445 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.
- Computer Aided Design
- Construction Management
- Earthquake Engineering
- Environmental Engineering
- Fluid Mechanics
- General Tools
- Geotechnical Engineering
- Structural Analysis
- Structural Design
- Transportation Engineering
- Water Resources
SO-Shear is aimed at the evaluation of direct shear tests. It has a user-friendly interface and lots of smart capabilities are implemented.
DraftSight is a professional-grade 2D design and drafting solution that lets you create, edit, view and markup any kind of 2D drawing.
Create 2D technical drawings and floor plans + 3D direct modeling operations with BricsCAD. BricsCAD is the familiar design platform for all your needs; 2D drafting, 3D modeling, mechanical design and BIM.
SeismoBuild is an innovative Finite Elements package for the seismic assessment and strengthening of reinforced concrete framed structures that is targeted to the design office.
DWG FastView is a cross-platform CAD software that meets designers demands in all kinds of situation, and fully compatible with AutoCAD.
GstarCAD Architecture is built-in architectural custom objects for creating agile construction drawings through comprehensive tools.
GstarCAD is well-known alternative CAD software of high compatibility with ACAD.
The R3D3-Rama 3D program is designed for construction engineers. It is used for static calculations and dimensioning of planar and spatial bar systems.
A light CAD viewer for fast, precisely and conveniently opening CAD files.
ColumnBase is integrated software for analysis and design of column-base connections using three-dimensional finite element modeling.
ArCADia is a program supporting 2D and 3D design. Due to its operational philosophy and the same data saving format (DWG), it closely resembles the Autocad program.
Determine sectional forces and design statically indeterminate beams using PolyBeam, a simple beam calculator.