Bentley RAM Connection 2023


Bentley RAM Connection


This article will demonstrate how to install Bentley RAM Connection v13 on a computer. For assistance in installing Bentley RAM Connection V13 on your computer, follow the instructions and direct download link.

Table of contents

  • About the software
  • Bentley RAM Connection v13 System Requirements
  • How to download and install Bentley RAM Connection v13
  • Required files


The software

RAM Connection software allows you to analyze and design steel connections of any kind. Easy verification of your connections is possible in just seconds with extensive calculations including seismic compliance. RAM Connection has been proven to increase productivity through optimized workflows and the full integration of 3D designs models.

In seconds, analyze and design any type or connection, and then verify it with detailed calculations including seismic compliance.

The main features of Bentley RAM Connection are:

  • Design and detail beam beam-tobeam, beam beam-tocolumn brace end and complex multimember connection
  • With a complete library of standard connection types, simplify the arrangement plates, stiffeners and bolts.
  • Compare the economics and practicality of different connection scenarios easily
  • Design and optimize efficiently a multitude of connections that are included in the AISC (ASD, LRFD), EC3, IS and GB specifications
  • Quickly complete all your connections, such as shear and moment connections, braced frame connections, column/beam splices, and base plates
  • Design and detail seismic force-resisting systems according to the relevant building code


Bentley RAM Connection v13 System Requirements

  • Processor 1.3 GHz or faster processor (x64)
  • Operating System Microsoft Windows 10 & 11
  • RAM Minimum 2 GB, Maximum 4 GB
  • Hard Disk 675MB free space on disk for installation 2GB available for analyzing models


How to Download and Install Bentley RAM Connection v13

  1. Click on the download button(s) below and finish downloading the required files. Depending on how fast you are downloading, it might take several minutes to an hour.
  2. Extract the downloaded files. Learn how to extract the files. The password to extract will always be: QWERTY!

  3. Run Setup.exe and install the software