Who supports SAF?

Last update: August 2022

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Native SAF support:

See below overview tables which will give you an idea of who supports SAF and to which extend. If you have more questions about implementation or user-end usage of SAF import/export per specific application, please contact their customer support team.

SAF Implementation

SAF implementation

SCIA

FRILO

Risa

Graphisoft

Allplan

Radimpex

LIRA SAPR

SAPHIR

AxisVM

FEM-Design

Sofistik

Dlubal

ConSteel

mbAEC

StrukturEditor

D.I.E

InfoGraph

IDEA

MINEA

NextFEM

Supported version

1.0.5 - 2.1.0

1.0.5

2.0.0

1.0.5 - 2.0.0

1.0.5 - 2.1.0

1.0.5 - 2.0.0

2.0.0

1.0.5 - 2.0.0

1.0.5 - 2.0.0

1.0.5 - 2.1.0

1.0.5

1.0.5 - 2.0.0

1.0.5 - 2.0.0

1.0.5 - 2.0.0

1.0.5 - 2.0.0

1.0.5 - 2.1.0

1.0.5 - 2.1.0

2.1.0

Import

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Export

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

No

No

Yes


Structural analysis
elements

SCIA

FRILO

Risa

Graphisoft

Allplan

Radimpex

LIRA SAPR

SAPHIR

AxisVM

FEM-Design

Sofistik

Dlubal

ConSteel

mbAEC

StrukturEditor

D.I.E

InfoGraph

IDEA

MINEA

NextFEM

StructuralMaterial

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

StructuralCrossSection

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

CompositeShapeDef

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

No

No

No

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

No

StructuralCurveEdge

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

No

No

No

Yes

No

Yes

No

StructuralCurveMember

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

StructuralCurveMemberVarying

Yes

No

No

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

No

No

No

Yes

Yes

No

StructuralCurveMemberRib

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

No

No

Yes

No

No

Yes

No

StructuralSurfaceMember

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

StructuralSurfaceMemberOpening

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

No

StructuralSurfaceMemberRegion

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

No

No

No

Yes

No

No

Yes

No

StructuralStorey

Yes

No

No

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

No

Yes

No

No

No

Yes

No

StructuralProxyElement

Yes

No

Yes

No

Yes

No

No

No

No

No

No

No

No

No

No

No

Yes

No


Supports and hinges

Supports and hinges

SCIA

FRILO

Risa

Graphisoft

Allplan

Radimpex

LIRA SAPR

SAPHIR

AxisVM

FEM-Design

Sofistik

Dlubal

ConSteel

mbAEC

StrukturEditor

D.I.E

InfoGraph

IDEA

MINEA

NextFEM

StructuralPointSupport

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

StructuralSurfaceConnection

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

No

No

Yes

No

No

No

No

StructuralCurveConnection

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

No

No

Yes

Yes

No

No

No

StructuralEdgeConnection

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

No

No

Yes

Yes

No

No

No

RelConnectsStructuralMember

Yes

No

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

No

No

No

No

No

Yes

RelConnectsSurfaceEdge

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

No

No

No

No

No

No

No

RelConnectsRigidCross

Yes

No

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

No

No

No

No

No

No

No

RelConnectsRigidLink

Yes

No

No

Yes

Yes

No

No

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

No

No

No

No

Yes

No

Yes

RelConnectsRigidMember

Yes

No

No

Yes

Yes

No

No

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

No

No

No

No

No

No

No


Loads

Loads

SCIA

FRILO

Risa

Graphisoft

Allplan

Radimpex

LIRA SAPR

SAPHIR

AxisVM

FEM-Design

Sofistik

Dlubal

ConSteel

mbAEC

StrukturEditor

D.I.E

InfoGraph

IDEA

MINEA

NextFEM

StructuralLoadGroup

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

No

No

No

Yes

No

Yes

StructuralLoadCase

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

No

Yes

No

Yes

StructuralLoadCombination

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

No

No

No

Yes

No

Yes

StructuralPointAction

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

No

No

No

Yes

StructuralPointMoment

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

No

No

No

Yes

StructuralCurveAction

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

No

No

No

Yes

StructuralCurveMoment

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

No

No

Yes

No

No

No

Yes

StructuralSurfaceAction

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

No

No

No

No

StructuralSurfaceActionThermal

Yes

No

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

No

No

No

No

No

No

No

No

No

StructuralCurveActionThermal

Yes

No

No

No

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

No

No

No

No

No

No

No

No

No

StructuralPointActionFree

Yes

Yes

No

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

No

No

No

No

No

No

StructuralCurveActionFree

Yes

Yes

No

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

No

No

No

No

No

No

StructuralSurfaceActionFree

Yes

Yes

No

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

No

No

No

No

No

No

No

No

StructuralSurfaceActionDistribution

Yes

No

No

No

Yes

No

No

No

No

No

No

Yes

No

No

No

No

No

No


Results

Results

SCIA

FRILO

Risa

Graphisoft

Allplan

Radimpex

LIRA SAPR

SAPHIR

AxisVM

FEM-Design

Sofistik

Dlubal

ConSteel

mbAEC

StrukturEditor

D.I.E

InfoGraph

IDEA

MINEA

NextFEM

ResultInternalForce1D

Yes

No

No

No

No

No

No

No

No

Yes

No

No

No

No

No

Yes

No

Yes


Support via SAF converter

Tables below shows coverage of SAF converter. Independent hub where dedicated tools and apps for specific conversion of CAE model to SAF are available.

SAF Implementation

SAF implementation

Dlubal

Robot

Supported version                           

1.0.5

1.0.5

Import

Yes

Yes

Export

No

No

Structural analysis elements

Structural analysis
elements

Dlubal

Robot

StructuralMaterial

Yes

Yes

StructuralCrossSection

Yes

Yes

CompositeShapeDef

No

No

StructuralPointConnection

Yes

Yes

StructuralCurveEdge

Yes

Yes

StructuralCurveMember

Yes

Yes

StructuralCurveMemberVarying

No

No

StructuralCurveMemberRib

Yes

Yes

StructuralSurfaceMember

Yes

Yes

StructuralSurfaceMemberOpening

Yes

Yes

StructuralSurfaceMemberRegion

Yes

No

StructuralStorey

No

No

StructuralProxyElement

No

No