Autodesk Advance Steel

What is Advance Steel?

By connecting engineers and detailers through a seamless design and detailing workflow between Advance Steel and Revit, you can reduce the time required to move from design to fabrication while simultaneously reducing errors along the way.

Features of Advance Steel for structural steel design

Advance Steel gives structural engineers and detailers a large library of intelligent parametric structural elements, steel connections, and automatic tools for steelwork. Advance Steel 2022 provides better navigation between files and enhanced drawing capabilities.

1. Parametric steel connections

Ready-to-use automated connections can help save time.

2. Stairs, railings, and cage ladders

Model miscellaneous steelwork more quickly.

3. Sheet metal and folded plate work

Create folded elements of any shape more quickly.

4. Dynamo extension for Advance Steel

Create parametric complex structures with a visual programming tool.

5. Propagation of steel connections

Manage repetitive connection design more easily and efficiently.

System requirements for Autodesk Advance Steel

System requirements for Autodesk Advance Steel 2022
Operating System 64-bit OS that follows Autodesk’s Product Support Lifecycle policy.
Processor Basic: 2.5–2.9 GHz processor
Recommended: 3+ GHz processor
Memory Basic: 8 GB
Recommended: 16 GB
Display Resolution Basic: 1920 x 1080 (1080p)
Recommended: 3840 x 2160 (4K)
Disk Space
  • 9 GB
  • 1 GB additional free disk space is recommended for disk cache

Note: The system temporary folder requires up to 12 GB of additional free space during download installation.

Pointing Device MS-Mouse compliant
.NET Framework .NET Framework Version 4.8
Additional Requirement Internet connectivity for license registration
Additional requirements for Large Datasets, Point Clouds, and 3D Modeling
  • 6 GB free hard disk available not including installation requirements
  • 1 GB GPU with 29 GB/S Bandwidth and DirectX 11 compliant


  • 4 GB GPU with 106 GB/S Bandwidth and DirectX 11 compliant.