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Version of 3.1 of PROKON┬« Structural Analysis and Design is now available. The new version is the culmination of a long list of new features and enhancements developed in recent months.

What's new?

The new version is the culmination of a long list of new features and enhancements developed in recent months. Highlights of the new version include:

  • Updated ribbbon user interface.
  • Improved design links from Sumo Structural Modeller.
  • New stage analysis mode in Frame Analysis (available as part of Non-Linear Analysis add-on module).
  • Updated Crane Gantry Girder Design module that supports four-wheel cranes
  • Latest South African and Euro code in Crane Gantry Girder Design and Base Plate Design.
  • Retirement of the old license key system. License Manager does automatic license activation to simplify sharing of licenses.
  • Many more enhancements across the suite of programs...

Upgrading to PROKON version 3.1

Depending on your upgrade eligibility, you can use either of the following easy upgrade procedures:

PROKON Structural Analysis and Design ver. 3.1

System Requirements for PROKON version 3.1

Minimum system requirements:

  • PC (physical maching or virtual machine) with 1GB or 2GB RAM (depending on version of Windows) and 1,024 x 768 SVGA display.
  • Windows Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8 or Windows 10 (32-bit or 64-bit).

Recommended:

  • PC with dual CPU cores, 8GB RAM or more.
  • Nvidia Quaddro FX or equivalent graphics adaptor that supports OpenGL and hardware acceleration.
  • Installing the software on a solid state drive (SSD) and/or setting the working folder to an SSD will greatly increase performance.
  • Windows 10 Professional edition 64-bit.

* Sumo Structural Modeller and Frame Analysis are available in 64-bit and 32-bit modules. Under 64-bit, these modules benefit by enhanced memory addressing provided by 64-bit versions of Windows.