IES, Inc. Software for Structural Engineering

Quick * Easy * Versatile

Products Overview

Discover how IES structural analysis and design software fits into your work flow and solve problems you face every day in structural engineering. All IES products run on Windows only (except the Mobile App!). For technical requirements see the downloads page. For pricing look to each product's page or the online store.

IES Building Suite*

All products are available independently. The discounted building suite includes these four:

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General purpose analysis and design of just about anything. Powerful, flexible, and easy to use. Available in 3 levels to meet your needs. This one product may be all you need! Learn more...


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Simplified analysis and design of complex mat foundations and combined footings and pile caps. Learn more...


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Section properties calculator, stress analysis, shape database customization. ShapeBuilder is very popular and used in a wide variety of disciplines for aluminum or extrusions. Learn more


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Steel connection design: base plate and beam-to-column shear-tab. Available to run stand-alone or within VisualAnalysis (design level or higher). Learn more


IES Quick Suite*

All products are available independently. The discounted quick suite includes these four:

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Fast retaining wall design checks and detailing with excellent reporting. Learn more...


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Concrete spread footing (single column pad), imports from VisualAnalysis. Learn more...


QuickMasonry icon


Masonry: bearing walls, shear walls, beams, columns, pilasters, lintels. Learn more...


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Design and detail a reinforced concrete shear wall. Learn more...


IES Total Suite*

The discounted total suite includes all of the above IES products, plus these two:

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Simplified analysis of shear wall systems: rigid, semi-rigid, and flexible diaphragms. Single-wall analysis for flexible diaphragm systems. Learn more...


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Simplified bending analysis and design for metal plates or concrete slabs. Learn more...


*Suites: Discounted Product Bundles

All IES products may be purchased and used independently. You save 20% by purchasing a bundle of products at one time. The IES Total Suite includes all products. The Building Suite and QuickSuite products are grouped above. The suite discount does not apply if you purchase individual products and later decide to add more.


Free Tools

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Free BIM tool: add-in for AutoDesk Revit Structure. This tool can read and update VisualAnalysis project files. Learn more. See Supplementary Downloads


Mobile Apps

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Mobile Shapes 1.0

Quick Shape properties and beam or column stress calculations using the full IES shape database. Works without an Internet connection for quick field calculations. Get this tool free in either Google Play or Apple Store.