Who supports SAF?

Last update: February 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

Graphisoft

Risa

Radimpex

LIRA SAPR

SAPHIR

AxisVM

FEM-Design

Sofistik

Dlubal

ConSteel

mbAEC

StrukturEditor

D.I.E

InfoGraph

Allplan

Supported version

1.0.5 - 2.1.0

1.0.5

1.0.5 - 2.0.0

2.0.0

1.0.5 - 2.0.0

2.0.0

1.0.5

1.0.5 - 2.0.0

2.0.0

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

Import

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Export

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

No

No

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes


Structural analysis
elements

SCIA

FRILO

Graphisoft

Risa

Radimpex

LIRA SAPR

SAPHIR

AxisVM

FEM-Design

Sofistik

Dlubal

ConSteel

mbAEC

StrukturEditor

D.I.E

InfoGraph

Allplan

StructuralMaterial

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

CompositeShapeDef

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

No

No

No

No

No

Yes

Yes

StructuralPointConnection

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

StructuralCurveEdge

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

No

No

No

Yes

Yes

StructuralCurveMember

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

StructuralCurveMemberVarying

Yes

No

No

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

No

No

No

Yes

StructuralCurveMemberRib

Yes

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

No

No

Yes

No

Yes

StructuralSurfaceMember

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

StructuralSurfaceMemberOpening

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

StructuralSurfaceMemberRegion

Yes

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

No

No

No

Yes

No

Yes

StructuralStorey

Yes

No

No

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

No

Yes

No

No

Yes

StructuralProxyElement

Yes

No

No

Yes

No

No

No

No

No

No

No

No

No

No

Yes


Supports and hinges

Supports and hinges

SCIA

FRILO

Graphisoft

Risa

Radimpex

LIRA SAPR

SAPHIR

AxisVM

FEM-Design

Sofistik

Dlubal

ConSteel

mbAEC

StrukturEditor

D.I.E

InfoGraph

Allplan

StructuralPointSupport

Yes

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

StructuralSurfaceConnection

Yes

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

No

No

Yes

No

Yes

StructuralCurveConnection

Yes

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

No

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

StructuralEdgeConnection

Yes

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

No

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

RelConnectsStructuralMember

Yes

No

Yes

No

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

No

No

No

Yes

RelConnectsSurfaceEdge

Yes

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

No

No

No

No

Yes

RelConnectsRigidCross

Yes

No

Yes

No

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

No

No

No

No

Yes

RelConnectsRigidLink

Yes

No

Yes

No

No

No

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

No

No

No

No

Yes

RelConnectsRigidMember

Yes

No

Yes

No

No

No

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

No

No

No

No

Yes


Loads

Loads

SCIA

FRILO

Graphisoft

Risa

Radimpex

LIRA SAPR

SAPHIR

AxisVM

FEM-Design

Sofistik

Dlubal

ConSteel

mbAEC

StrukturEditor

D.I.E

InfoGraph

Allplan

StructuralLoadGroup

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

No

No

Yes

Yes

No

No

No

Yes

StructuralLoadCase

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

No

Yes

StructuralLoadCombination

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

No

No

No

Yes

StructuralPointAction

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

No

Yes

StructuralPointMoment

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

No

Yes

StructuralCurveAction

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

No

Yes

StructuralCurveMoment

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

No

No

Yes

No

Yes

StructuralSurfaceAction

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

No

Yes

StructuralSurfaceActionThermal

Yes

No

No

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

No

No

No

No

No

No

Yes

StructuralCurveActionThermal

Yes

No

No

No

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

No

No

No

No

No

No

Yes

StructuralPointActionFree

Yes

Yes

No

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

No

No

Yes

No

No

No

Yes

StructuralCurveActionFree

Yes

Yes

No

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

No

No

Yes

No

No

No

Yes

StructuralSurfaceActionFree

Yes

Yes

No

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

No

No

No

No

No

No

Yes

StructuralSurfaceActionDistribution

Yes

No

No

No

No

No

No

No

No

No

Yes

No

No

No

Yes


Results

Results

SCIA

FRILO

Graphisoft

Risa

Radimpex

LIRA SAPR

SAPHIR

AxisVM

FEM-Design

Sofistik

Dlubal

ConSteel

mbAEC

StrukturEditor

D.I.E

InfoGraph

Allplan

ResultInternalForce1D

No

No

No

No

No

No

No

No

No

No

No

No

No

No

No


Implementation in progress

SAF implementation

IDEA

Yes

Support via SAF converter

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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