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The Leading Steel Truss Design & Estimating Software

Steel Truss Design Software

Welcome to John F. Butts and Associates (JFBA), makers of the leading Steel Truss Design & Estimating software in the industry. Design and engineer trusses or entire buildings with light gage steel with our steel framing software. 

Attention Truss Engineers and Fabricators

If you are a truss engineer or a contractor that wants to fabricate cold formed steel trusses, or if you are a civil engineer, structural engineer or builder involved in residential, commercial or municipal construction, then you need this software.

  Click here to see how much money and time our software will save you!

Most Features and Flexibility

Our Truss Design & Estimating software offers more features and flexibility than any truss software on the market. Here are a few of the advantages of Truss Design & Estimating:

  • Save money by creating trusses with nonproprietary sections
  • Increase revenue by developing your own proprietary truss shapes for resale
  • Easy to use - no CAD knowledge required
  • Save enormous amounts of time by using Modeling and WallPanelPro.
  • Use both Metric and Imperial Units
  • Create standard or complex trusses simply, quickly and accurately within minutes. No more fighting software to create some oddball truss shape.
  • Let your imagination run wild! Truss Design & Estimating assists you in reaching your dreams.

Jump to our downloads page and download a free demo of Truss Design & Estimating so you can check out the software yourself.

Come discover the software that truss design engineers from around the world have been using since 1992.

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Available Languages

Our software is available in the following languages:

  • English
  • French
  • Indoneasian
  • Portuguese
  • Spanish