Intumescent Products Available - Brosteel Ultra 60, Sherwin Williams Firetex FX1003, Firetex FX2003, Firetex FX5062, Firetex FX5090, Firetex FX6002, Firetex FX9500, Hempel Hempacore One, Hempafire Optima 500, Hempafire Pro 315, Hempafire Pro 400, International Paints Interchar 1290, Interchar 2090, Interchar 212, Nullifire SC601, Nullifire SC602, Nullifire SC801-120, Nullifire SC802, Nullifire SC804, Nullifire SC901, Nullifire SC902, Protecta FR-1, PPG Steelguard 651, PPG Steelguard 701, PPG Steelguard 801, Jotun Steelmaster 1200WF, Jotun Steelmaster 120SB, Jotun Steelmaster 600WF, Jotun Steelmaster 60SB, Sika Unitherm Platinum, Sika Unitherm Platinum-120
Steel Types - Angles, Channels, Circular, Flats, Rectangular, Square, Tees, Universal Beam, Universal Columns, Wind Braced, Composite Floors, Partials, Specials, Plate Girders, Joists, Cellular Beams and Ovals.
Steel Sizes - There are over 2,600 different steel sizes available. (British, American, European and Australian)
Multi System Licence - With a Multi System Licence, you are able to copy data from one product type to another. For example, if you have created an Intumescent project and you wish to see what Board products you could use as an alternative, you can copy all of your steel sections and paste them into a Board project.
Additional Licences - If you have a MTBS Licence and an EN Licence both registered in Steelcalc, then you can also copy and paste from one to the other.
Project Types Produce projects in m² by kilograms or Litres. Produce projects in Items and Length by kilograms or Litres.
Create New Projects You are able to select individual products or let Steelcalc pick all available products for you.
Topseals - Steelcalc holds the default Topseal for each product. You can easy select another if required.
Composite Floors - You can choose between Trapezoidal and Dovetail.
Primers - You can add two primers of your own making to your project.
Specials - Steelcalc gives you the option to enter any steel sizes even if they are not available in a standard size. Additionally, if one of the available steel sizes are being used in a special way, then you can use the Specials Calculator to help you calculate a new A/V and Girth. Depending on which steel section you use, you can create Edge Beams, Shelf Angles and Integrated Plates.
Shelf Angles - 1x or 2x Shelf Angles and even Edge Beams with an angle can be selected. Add the slab depth for fast calculations.
Cellular Beams - Simply select the Top and Bottom steels, then input the beam depth and then the modified manufacturers DFT. Flexible and simple, this covers all products and even steels from plates can be handled. There is also a search facility which enables you to find the required steels from a reference number.
This facility enbles you to create your reports. You have the ability to select which products you wish to use from your currently opened project. You can create project Notes and also a Disclaimer to add to your report. You also have the ability to show your own company logo show on all reports.
This facility enables you to amend, delete and insert overheads and change costs for any inputted products. You are able to enter a unit price and a percentage to any value. You can also create a costing model - this will store all of your entered overheads into a special file, which can be recalled back into any other project you create.
Steelcalc offers several different methods of copying and pasting data. You can simply select a whole range of records without the need of selecting each individual record. You can copy by Zone, by Uncoverable records, by steel type and by steel size. You can even select just Composite Floors or Wind Braced sections.
Estimators Assistant - Estimators Assistant enables you to compare different product information from your selected steel sections.The Estimators Assistant offers you 4 different ways to compare your selected steel sections.
Top Ranking by Cost - This allows you to find the Top 5 Products based on a unit cost price.
Top Ranking by Quantity Required - This allows you to find the Top 5 Products based on its quantity required data.
Best Fit by Quantity Required - This option will automatically find the lowest quantity required available from all your selected products.
Best Fit by Supplier by Quantity Required - This option will automatically find the lowest quantity required available from all your selected products in Supplier order.
You are able to select more than one products' steel sections at a time in order to compare it with all other products. For example, if you have a project consisting of two products, where one is covering Beams and the other is covering Hollow Sections or Columns, then you can select both of these products and compare them against one or more others that are also capable of covering Beams, Hollow Sections and Columns.
If you use the Best Fit options, then you are able to create a new project directly from Estimators Assistants using the results.
Products See other available Products that are built into the Steelcalc software.