The International Information Center for Structural Engineers


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Wednesday, 13 November 2013 10:35

Payment Center

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Welcome to the Payment Center. All payments are made through PAYPAL, which guarantees the safety of the transaction. You only need your credit card to make a payment.

Payments can be easily made by any credit card at no extra cost for you. Just click on the button below. You will be redirected to the PayPal website where you can complete your payment. Note that you do not need to have a PayPal account in order to make a payment. PayPal provides an online form which guides you through the process. Fill out the form and follow the instructions that are provided by PayPal and that will complete your payment.



Wednesday, 13 November 2013 10:21

Contributors Hall of Fame

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The founder and the visitors of the website are grateful to the following engineers for providing useful information to us, enhancing the content and improving the quality of the website. These engineers have contributed by proposing useful links, sending photos, papers or other material. This page provides a list of these people who enjoy sharing their experiences, and thus educating their colleagues. We hope that more visitors will follow their example.

Many thanks to (alphabetically):

  • Elkadi Ahmed, PhD, Former Application Engineer at TNO DIANA BV.
  • Mohan Gupta, PhD, Associate Professor, Dept. of Civil Engineering, Bhilai Institute of Technology. India.
  • Subramanian N., PhD, F. ASCE, M.ACI, Computer Design Consultants, Maryland, USA.
  • Sundt Peter, BSc in Electrical Engineering, Rice University, Houston, Texas.
  • Tarik Mahdi, PhD, Assistant Professor, Building and Housing Research Centre, Tehran, Iran.
Friday, 20 September 2013 08:54


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Please read the following to learn more about our Disclaimer

Disclaimer of warranties and liability Website ( is classifying resources available on the Internet, including personal websites, company websites and organization websites. All resources available through are only providing links to external websites, “the original resource” ( does not host the Resources). These links are being provided for informational purposes only. excludes all liability of any loss, damage, violation, or copyright infringement resulting or arising when users accessing and using these Resources from the Internet. The responsibility lies to the person or organization that hosts the resource to their website. Contact the external site for answers to questions regarding its copyright agreements or its content. As a policy, strongly encourages all parties to follow the copyright regulations and abide by them. For any resources hosted directly by the server appropriate permissions to reproduce have been obtained. bears no responsibility for the accuracy, legality or content of the external site or for that of subsequent links. Although recommends sites for information purposes only and takes all reasonable measures so as to endorse that the quality of the materials provided by third parties is not defamatory or offensive, it cannot have full control of the content or take responsibility for pages maintained by external providers. The Internet contains a wide variety of material. Not all Internet sites provide accurate, complete, current, or appropriate information. Users need to be wise and use their judgment to evaluate the information provided

This website and any information or other material contained in it are made available strictly on the basis that the User accepts it on an "as is" and "as available" basis. Where users rely on any information or other material contained in it, they do so entirely at their own risk and they accept that all warranties, conditions and undertakings, express or implied, whether by common law, statute, trade usage, course of dealings or otherwise in respect of this website are excluded to the fullest extent permitted by law.

Owing to the nature of the internet, cannot guarantee that any of the Resources will always be available to Users. reserves the right to make improvements to the Online Structural Engineering Library and add or remove listings to this site at its own discretion and without notice.


E-resources disclaimer

The electronic resources accessible via the Online Structural Engineering Library ( are owned by various publishers and other third parties. Users may only access and use the Resources in accordance with any applicable terms of use including any relevant licence. Use of the Resources is subject to relevant legislation including copyright law. Unauthorized reproduction, lending, hiring, transmission, distribution or use of material forming part of any Resource is prohibited. Most material can be used, copied, printed or downloaded for research or private study and for non-commercial purposes only. These restrictions are necessary in order to conform to copyright agreements with the original publishers. All users are expected to use this resource in a responsible manner, consistent with the educational and informational purposes.


Friday, 20 September 2013 08:51

Copyrights & Permissions Policy

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 Please read the following to learn more about our copyright & permission policy


Information and Content hosts information and classifies resources available on the Internet in the geoengineering field. does not review the information provided. All information provided in this website, should be reviewed critically by the user, and should never be used blindly as correct or valid under any condition. Under no occasion does Elxis s.a. assume any responsibility for information provided by Website or other resources provided by other websites linked from respects the intellectual property of others, and we ask our users to do the same. reserves the right to remove or edit inappropriate content and disable or terminate the accounts of users who may infringe the copyrights or other property rights of the site. Copyrights for this web site belong to Elxis s.a.

All content included in this website such as text, graphics, logos, button icons, images etc., is the property of Elxis s.a. located in Athens, Greece.

Visitors may post reviews, submit suggestions, ideas, comments, questions, or other information, so long as the content is not illegal, obscene, threatening, defamatory, infringing of intellectual property rights, and does not consist of or contain software viruses, or any form of "spam." Reproduction of this web site without our written permission is strictly prohibited.


Photos and Graphics

Copyrights for individual photographs belong to their owner, as identified by the surname in a lower corner of each photograph. If no name is written then the material belongs to Dimitrios Zekkos. Permission to reproduce individual photographs is granted only for non-profit educational purposes. Individuals wanting to use the resources for other purposes should contact us.


The News Center is being funded by our Annual Corporate Sponsors " (learn more):

Friday, 13 September 2013 07:10

Our Sponsors

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Nicholson Construction

Since 1955, Nicholson Construction Company has been setting the industry standard...

Hayward Baker

ENR has recently ranked Hayward Baker as the #1 Excavation and Foundation Contractor...


ZETAŞ was established in 1988, and since then the company has been striving to provide...

Product or Service Providers

Geocomp Corporation

Since 1982, Geocomp's experienced teams of engineers and scientists have been solving some...

Gregg Drilling

Gregg Drilling & Testing, Inc. (Gregg) offers a wide range of services for environmental...

Humboldt Mfg. Co.

Humboldt is a leading manufacturer and supplier of soil testing equipment...

Software Providers

Bentley Systems

Bentley is the global leader dedicated to providing architects, engineers, geospatial...

Fine Software

Fine s.r.o is a Czech based company developing and supplying structural and geotechnical...

NovoTech Software

Novo Tech Software Ltd is a leading provider of geotechnical software tools.


TNO DIANA’s software, DIANA, is world renowned as the finest in its class...

Friday, 13 September 2013 07:10


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At, we constantly evolve our advertising programs to best fit the needs of our corporate sponsors (advertisers) and audience. We build trust for your brand in the minds of structural engineering worldwide.

Here are some of the cutting-edge online marketing tools we use to promote your company and offerings:


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The News Center is being funded by our Annual Corporate Sponsors " (learn more):

Friday, 13 September 2013 07:10

Contact Us

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What would you like to talk about?

  • Contributing material or partnering

Our Center has been built on the efforts of our growing structural engineering community as well as the structural engineering experts we partner, and we look forward to your participation! This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or visit our Contribute section for more information.

  • Advertising in

Over the years, more and more of the structural engineering industry’s leading companies have been consistently choosing to advertise in We value our sponsors’ support and do our best to ensure they feel the same! This is why we offer premium, customized promotion packages through our corporate sponsorships. To talk about how we can help you achieve your marketing goals, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , or visit our Advertise section for more information.

  • Reporting a technical issue

In case of any technical issue with the website, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , providing some information on the issue and our team for IT professionals will do their best to solve it soonest possible!

Friday, 13 September 2013 07:09


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For Individuals offers most of its services at no cost to its visitors and members. We do that because we believe that free, immediate and global access to first class information and resources can support structural engineering professionals in their effort to improve the quality of life of people worldwide. This is why we encourage our visitors and members who share our mission of serving the Structural engineering profession to support us in any of the following ways:

  • Contribute material:

On an ad-hoc basis: If you are the owner of a resource you believe would benefit our visitors and are interested in sharing it with us (e.g. article, paper, research project, photo, video, non-commercial software, etc.), contact us! Besides including your material in our resources, we will ensure it is promoted to our large audience of structural engineering professionals worldwide.

On a steady basis: You can also consider joining our team of structural engineering data miners. Structural engineering data miners are qualified academicians, students or professionals in the field of structural engineering or other associated fields who help us enrich our online databases. Being a structural engineering data miner means you will assist us in locating and integrating structural engineering information and resources on a monthly basis. As recognition for your services, you will be receiving payment based on the number of resources you provide, as well as inclusion of your name in our Contributors’ Hall of Fame and About us page. To learn more about the structural engineering data miner program contact us!

  • Make a donation:

By making a financial donation of an amount of your choice through our PayPal Payment Center, you will be supporting’s current, but also future activities. We use all donations as well as generated income wisely, in order to maintain, develop and promote our online websites and tools.


For Organizations

If you represent an organization, company, or association, you can contribute to our mission in the following ways:

  • Partner

If your association/ organization is interested in collaborating with, contact us.

  • Advertise in For over 5 years, we have been providing companies in the structural engineering industry with unique, premium promotional services. To learn more about our sponsorship programs, visit our Advertise section, or contact us.
  • Make a donation: By making a financial donation of your choice through our PayPal Payment Center, you will be supporting’s current, but also future activities. We use all donations as well as generated income wisely, in order to maintain, develop and promote our online websites and tools.
Friday, 13 September 2013 07:06

Our Resources

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News Center

  • Our brand new News Center ensures you stay up-to-date with the latest news of the structural engineering industry, upcoming events, interesting projects, and any new resources – all indexed and searchable for busy structural engineering professionals like yourself!


  • Whether it is structural engineering  books, papers, magazines or journals you are interested in, there is no need to look any further, because we have it all under this category! The Publications main page will keep you informed about key recent additions, while major updates on this category’s databases are guaranteed to blow you away!


  • Are you new to structural engineering, or would you like to dive deeper on the basics? Learn from the industry’s most recognized contributors, as well as a variety of other first-class educational resources we have gathered for you!


  • A picture alone is worth 1,000 words, this is why we have combined text with photos, maps, diagrams and videos in the Virtual Structural Engineer Database which is being updated frequently.


  • We believe that life-long learning as well as having a successful career requires two-way communication with your peers and industry experts. This is why we have created our forum, a growing online community of structural engineering professionals. We are confident that between our popular structural engineering forums, as well as monthly e-newsletter & social media pages, staying in touch and growing your network has never been simpler!


  • Our structural engineering software listings include a combination of the newest and most important free and commercial software for structural engineers and associated fields. This is one of the resources we are planning to place most emphasis in- so stay tuned for updates!

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  • Learn about our advertising programs and let help you reach thousands of structural engineering professionals per month!


Friday, 13 September 2013 07:05

About Us

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Our Mission: is part of an interconnected network of Centers with the Mission to be a catalyst for innovation & excellence in practice, research and education of the construction industry. We achieve our Mission by creating unique resources, applications & communication tools, and by promoting cutting edge information that impacts the industry and its image on a global and local scale.

How we began:

Our Network of Centers was founded in 2000 by Dr. Dimitrios Zekkos, P.E., as part of an initiative to provide useful resources to engineers, students and Professors engaged in the Civil, Environmental and Construction Industry, by taking advantage of Information Technology.

Where we are today:

Today has grown to be one of the most popular structural engineering websites with thousands of monthly visitors and members. It is managed by a team of structural engineers, structural engineering data miners, information technology professionals, and marketing specialists, working together to provide professionals and academia in the  construction industry with relevant information and communication services.

We can help you:

Through online databases, news distribution services and professional networking tools, the Center addresses the needs of structural engineering professionals and related companies and organizations on a global scale.

Our network of CEE websites:

Do you have a question or want to know more about Browse our Contact us Page!