COP is an innovative and user-friendly software for the design of joints in steel structures. The calculation is made according to Eurocode 3 (EN 1993-1-8) and the so-called component method.
Don't waste time with long training sessions. Start designing your joints directly thanks to the simple and intuitive user interface of the software.
With COP, you will find the optimum configuration for your structural steel joints in no time at all. The detailed online checks of the entered data avoid input errors and calculation results are always displayed immediately.
Do you work in international projects? No problem. The language of the generated design notes can be selected independently of the user interface.
As engineers, we hate not to understand what we are doing with the use of a software. With COP, this will not happen. COP implements the principles and analytical rules of the Eurocodes 1:1 to calculate design resistances and stiffnesses of the joints. No tricks. No black box.
Check it yourself. With COP you generate verifiable design notes that can be submitted directly to the controller without further processing. If desired, with all details and exact references to the application rules of Eurocode 3, of course taking into account the National Annexes.
Even complex configurations e.g. with beam haunches or with end plates with 4 bolts in a row are no problem. Create user defined cross-sections or use beam notches or column stiffeners... Thanks to the integrated online checking of input data and fast 3D visualisation, you can use all available options very easily and precisely. Calculating of variants has never been so easy.
All our customers with a valid Update & Support contract also benefit from competent technical customer service, which is there to help you with all questions and problems relating to the software.
The trial version is a COP PRO edition with a single-user licence that is linked to the computer and in which all features are activated. The test version is valid for 14 days. The trial period begins only with the first start of the software.
We are an internationally operating competence center for all questions of modern construction. As a reliable partner, we help our customers to realise projects efficiently and economically.
COP is developed by engineers for engineers. We have been directly involved in the development of the Eurocodes for many years. Our competent team therefore knows these standards and the scientific background first-hand experience. The German Steel Construction Association also relies on our expertise. For two decades, we have been drafting the design tables “Standardised joints in steel structures” - calculated with COP, of course.
The trial version is a COP PRO edition with a single-user licence that is linked to the computer and in which all features are activated. The test version is valid for 14 days. The trial period does not begin with the installation but with the first start of the software.