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2012 brought a new and exciting phase of development. A new company by the name of Design and Connectors SA (Pty) Ltd was formed as a joint venture. Design & Connector SA is the exclusive distributors in Africa, of TRUSS4, a program designed for the modeling and analysis of timber roof structures connected with punched metal plate fasteners. Design and Connectors has the right to distribute this specialized application software for the design of roofs, the ultimate rights to which are held by FINE (Fine.spol.S.r.o.).

TRUSS4 is a software program designed by Fine Ltd, a software company based in the Czech Republic. For a decade have been offering the most comprehensive and integrated suite of engineering software products.

TRUSS4 offers complete processing of a project from truss design and quotation to manufacturing documentation and automatically generated outputs for machinery equipment. When flexibility, performance and savings count, there is only one solution, a user-friendly and efficient program fully solving the desired task in a fraction of the time. TRUSS4 offers our customers a powerful and affordable product with simple control and high reliability. The program is designed in such a way that working with it is simple enough for users with basic computer skills.

TRUSS4 is fully backed by professional PRN engineers, who will overlook all designs and offer a full service to fabricators as part of the Design and Connectors South Africa’s package.

GEO5 Geotechnical Engineering Programs

GEO5 Geotechnical Engineering Programs

Czech company Fine has been developing and supplying software for structural engineering since 1989. The company particularly offers three main products: GEO5 – geotechnical engineering software, FIN10 – software package for structural engineering analyses and design, TRUSS4 – suite of programs for analysis of timber roof design
www.finesoftware.eu

FINE Civil Engineering Software

FINE Civil Engineering Software

The GEO5 suite of programs is designed to solve various geotechnical problems. The easy-to-use suite consists of individual programs with a unified user-friendly interface. Each program is used to analyze a different geotechnical task but all modules communicate with each other to form an integrated suite.