One Affordable software
Perform analysis and design of virtually any structure in one affordable application
What is RAM Elements?
RAM Elements is a 3D structural analysis and design software that allows you to quickly perform 3D finite element analysis – of almost any type of structure or structural component. Complete your steel, concrete, cold-formed steel, timber, and masonry projects, regardless of complexity, on time and on budget. It is commonly used to design trusses, continuous beams, and frames of all types, as well as retaining walls, masonry walls, tilt-up walls, shear walls, and footings.
Perform analysis and design – including 3D finite element analysis – of almost any type of structure or structural component, in one affordable application.
*Prices vary per region. For more options, see licensing and subscriptions section.
— Manuel Robles Romero, Structural Project Manager, Answer Ingenieria
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Frequently Asked Questions
RAM Elements is a 3D structural analysis and design software. RAM Elements helps engineers and designers perform design tasks for steel, concrete, cold-formed steel, timber, and masonry building projects within a single easy-to-learn and use application.
RAM Elements tutorials can be found on Bentley Communities, however here are some FREE RAM webinars available in our eStore.
If you want to receive tailored training or attend a RAM Elements course, Bentley offers extra training and mentoring services. You can choose from tailor-made training, on-demand learning, consulting services, mentoring and more. Learn more about Expert Services here.
The price of RAM Elements varies per region. While there are various types of licensing available, a common choice is the 12-month practitioner license offered through Bentley’s eStore. When you purchase through the eStore you get a Virtuoso Subscription which means you get both the software AND the training, expert services, and custom mentoring you need to get started quickly.
1.3 GHz or faster processor (x64)
Microsoft Windows 10 or higher
2 GB minimum, 4 GB recommended
675 MB free disk space for installation
2 GB available for analyzing models
Open GL compatible graphics card with at least 512 MB in video memory, 1024×768 minimum screen resolution.
For the most up-to-date system requirements, visit Bentley Communities.