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Structures Design

Structures Design

Programs Library

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NOTE - Default Install Location - C:\FDOT Structures\Programs.

No warranty, expressed or implied, is made by the Florida Department of Transportation as to the accuracy and functioning of any programs or the results they produce, nor shall the fact of distribution constitute any such warranty, and no responsibility is assumed by the Florida Department of Transportation in any connection therewith.

By downloading any programs, you are agreeing to the above disclaimer.
The Structures Design Office will only support those persons using this software in connection with Florida DOT related business.

All Mathcad programs are Mathcad 14.0 M030 and Mathcad 15 compatible.

If there are questions about Structural programs, please contact charlie.harvey@dot.state.fl.us.
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Atlas     Atlas program is a design and analysis program for dual & single cable supported concrete strain pole traffic signal light systems in accordance with the 5th Edition AASHTO Signs, Lights and Signals Specification and is available from the University of Florida Bridge Software Institute. See Index 17727 notice.
Beam Stability v2.1 12/02/2013 1.8 MB Beam Stability v2.1, is a Mathcad 15 program that evaluates the construction stability of braced and un-braced simple span pretensioned beams (uniform shapes: Florida-I and AASHTO Type II) in accordance with AASHTO LRFD, FDOT Structures Manual and Guide Design Specifications for Bridge Temporary Works.
Biaxial Column v3.0 02/14/2011 3.0 MB Biaxial Column, v3.0, is a Mathcad 15 program that analyzes arbitrary reinforced or prestressed concrete shapes providing the 3D interaction diagram.

Note: Java required. Install both 32-bit and 64-bit Java from the Java download website.
Brufem     Brufem is a program that performs automated finite element modeling, analysis, and load rating of highway bridges using a complete 3-D model and is available from the University of Florida Bridge Software Institute.
Cantilever Overhead Sign v6.0 07/29/2013 2.3 MB Cantilever Overhead Sign, v6.0, is a Mathcad 15 program used to design and analyze steel cantilever sign truss structures and their foundations in accordance with the AASHTO Signs, Lights and Signals Specification, 6th edtion.
Cantilever Overhead Sign v5.1 03/02/2007 1.4 MB Cantilever Overhead Sign, v5.1, is used to design and analyze steel cantilever sign truss structures and their foundations in accordance with the 1994 AASHTO Signs, Lights and Signals Specification. See 2001 AASHTO windspeed notice.
Drilled Shaft v2.04 03/02/2007 1.4 MB Drilled Shaft Design for Sign and Signal Structures, v2.04, is a Mathcad 15 program that analyzes overturning and torsion in drilled shaft foundations constructed in sand or clay.
FB-Deep     FB-Deep is a program used to estimate the static axial capacity of drilled shafts and driven piles and is supported and available from the University of Florida Bridge Software Institute.
FB-Multipier     FB-MultiPier is a nonlinear finite element analysis program for analyzing bridge pier structures and is supported and available from the University of Florida Bridge Software Institute.
High Mast v2.1 03/01/2013 3.2 MB High Mast, v2.1, is a Mathcad 15 program that designs highmast light poles in accordance with the AASHTO Signs, Lights and Signals Specification, 6th Edition.
LRFD Box Culvert v3.22 01/21/2014 4.4 MB LRFD Box Culvert, v3.22, is a Mathcad 15 program that designs concrete box culverts, wingwalls, headwalls, and cutoff walls in accordance with the AASHTO LRFD Bridge Specification.
LRFD Live Load Generator v3.0 02/16/2011 2.5 MB LRFD Live Load Generator, v3.0, is a Mathcad 15 program that calculates live loads for truck, truck train, lane, partial lane, and permit loads in accordance with the AASHTO LRFD Bridge Specification.
LRFD Prestressed Beam v3.33 01/31/2014 5.7 MB LRFD Prestressed Beam, v3.33, is a Mathcad 15 program that designs simple span prestressed beams (Florida-I, AASHTO, Florida Bulb-T, Florida-U, Florida Double-T, Flat Slab, Inverted-T) in accordance with the AASHTO LRFD Bridge Specification.
LRFD Retaining Wall v3.2 01/17/2014 2.3 MB LRFD Retaining Wall, v3.2, is a Mathcad 15 program that analyzes and designs cast-in-place retaining walls in accordance with the AASHTO LRFD Bridge Specification.
MastArm v5.03 03/18/2014 3.1 MB MastArm, v5.03, is a Mathcad 15 program that designs cantilever signal structures in accordance with the AASHTO Signs, Lights and Signals Specification, 6th Edition. Included are Standard Mastarm D & E input files and fatigue analysis.
Multi-Post Sign v4.01 01/24/2011 1.1 MB Multi-Post Sign, v4.01, designs ground signs in accordance with the AASHTO Signs, Lights and Signals Specification, 5th Edition.
Multi-Post 2001 Sign v1.21 01/24/2011 1.3 MB Multi-Post 2001 Sign, v1.21, is a Mathcad 15 program that designs ground signs in accordance with the AASHTO Signs, Lights and Signals Specification, 5th Edition.
Pile Bent v1.71 09/12/2011 7.2 MB Pile Bent, v1.71, is a Mathcad 15 program that analyzes fixed and pinned pile bents, including lateral loads.
Rectangular Spread Footing v1.0 09/30/2008 1.2 MB Rectangular Spread Footing, v1.0, is a Mathcad 14 program that analyzes rectangular spread footings for sign and signal structures in accordance with the AASHTO Standard Bridge Specification.
Section Properties v2.03 01/24/2011 1.6 MB Section Properties, v2.03, uses coordinate input to calculate section properties of any geometric shape.

Note: Java required. Install both 32-bit and 64-bit Java from the Java download website.
Span Overhead Sign v6.0 07/29/2013 2.5 MB Span Overhead Sign, v6.0, is a Mathcad 15 program used to design and analyze steel span sign truss structures and their foundations in accordance with the AASHTO Signs, Lights and Signals Specification, 6th edition.
Span Overhead Sign v5.1 03/01/2007 1.7 MB Span Overhead Sign, v5.1, is used to design and analyze steel span sign truss structures and their foundations in accordance with the 1994 AASHTO Signs, Lights and Signals Specification. See 2001 AASHTO windspeed notice.
Strain v3.0 12/03/2009 2.0 MB Strain v3.0, is a Mathcad 14 program that designs concrete and steel strain poles in accordance with the AASHTO Signs, Lights and Signals Specification, 5th Edition and works in conjunction with Design Standard Index 17725 and 17723. See Index 17727 notice.
Vessel Impact Analysis v3.13 05/13/2013 12.1 MB Vessel Impact Analysis, v3.13, is a Mathcad 15 program that performs a vessel impact risk analysis in accordance with the AASHTO LRFD Bridge Specification.
Geotechnical Programs

If there are questions about Geotechnical programs, please contact rodrigo.herrera@dot.state.fl.us.

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Cantilever LRFD v2.5 2/13/2009 0.8 MB Cantilever LRFD, v2.5 is an Excel spreadsheet that analyzes external stability of cast in place cantilever walls in accordance with the AASHTO LRFD Bridge Specification. Hand calculation examples are included. (THIS PROGRAM IS TEMPORARILY UNAVAILABLE)
LRFD External Stability Analysis for MSE Walls v2.5.1 04/19/2013 0.6 MB LRFD External Stability Analysis for MSE Walls v2.5.1 is an Excel spreadsheet that analyzes MSE Walls in accordance with the AASHTO LRFD Bridge Specification.

Engineering Tools


If there are questions about Engineering Tools, please contact charlie.harvey@dot.state.fl.us.

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Adhesive Anchor v1.01 10/04/2010 2.2 MB Adhesive Anchor, v1.01, is a Mathcad 15 program that designs adhesive anchors in accordance with the Structures Design Guidelines.