Welcome to DesignFiX

The manufacturer-independent anchor design software. We develop DesignFiX, a software from experts for experts to design fastenings with anchors of various manufacturers. Let us show you a preliminary preview of what you can expect.

The solution for your business

Design software sets a new benchmark:
DesignFiX, simple and very intuitive to use.
It has never been easier to design anchors.

DesignFiX for Your Company

You want to be a part of DesignFiX?
We will show you how to implement
your anchors into DesignFiX.

Post-installed rebar connections

Now available:
Design of post-installed rebar connections
in reinforced concrete.

Innovative Solutions

Automatic error detection.
Error detection and automatic elimination.

Too small base plate?

Automatic error detection with too small
plate dimensions.
Error detection and autom. elimination.

Fixing with rebars

Optional with anchor plate or concrete.


DesignFiX offers a Finite Element Program (FEM)
for the calculation of the base plate thickness.

Windows 10

Windows 10 hybrid application.
Compatible with Windows 7, 8 and 10.

Anchor Design Software

DesignFiX – The Benchmark for Anchor Design

DesignFiX is an all-purpose anchor design program for manufacturers of fasteners for free distribution to their clients such as engineers, planners or craftsmen. By using the software, the clients can design mechanical and chemical heavy duty anchors under static loads and under the influence of earthquake. It takes into account internationally recognized regulations such as the European directive ETAG 001, the American standards ACI 318-05, ACI 318-08 and ACI 318-11 or the Canadian standard CSA A23.3-04. Therefore, it can be used in many countries worldwide.

DesignFiX – Version 2.1

New Functions in Version 2.1 Attachment: To distinguish attachments made of steel or concrete, an option to select further types of attachment is introduced on the tab ANCHOR LAYOUT. In addition to anchor plates made of steel, concreted attachments (rectangular,...

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DesignFiX – HARD Released

DesignFiX Project HARD Manufacturer of fastening systems HARD COMÉRCIO DE FIXADORES E RESINAS LTDA Rua Dr. Humberto Pinheiro Vieira, 150 Lote 1B Zona Industrial Norte 89.219-570 Joinville/SC Number : 35521 Brazil www.hard.com.br Corporate Identity Design HARDCAP VI 11...

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Fastener Fair 2015 Stuttgart

A huge success! Fastener Fair Stuttgart 2015 ended with a further increase of visitor numbers by 4%. A total of 11,060 visitors came to Stuttgart to discover the latest trends and products from all areas of fastener and fixing Technology. The Fastener Fair Stuttgart...

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DesignFiX – Apolo MEA Released

DesignFiX Project Apolo MEA Manufacturer of fastening systems Apolo MEA Befestigungssysteme GmbH Industriestraße 6 D-86551 Aichach www.apolofixing.com Corporate Identity Design Schlaganker SA plus Schlaganker SA plus mit Kragen Blitzanker BA plus Blitzanker BA plus...

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Basis of the design

Design method according to ETAG 001 + TR 029 The anchor design in DesignFiX is based on the European Technical Guideline published by the EOTA (European Organisation for Technical Approvals: Guideline for European Technical Approval of Metal Anchors for Use in...

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Product filter

Proper filtering in DesignFiX: With this function Products you can temporarily filter individual manufacturers or specific product groups. These settings are not permanent and apply only to the current session in DesignFiX (see Permanent settings). This option helps...

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DesignFiX – LiveUpdate

To simplify the software update DesignFiX serves a complimentary Internet LiveUpdate. After the start of DesignFiX the program automatically looks in the background after a program update. During this search phase you can continue working with DesignFiX. If DesignFiX...

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Corporate Identity Design

We create your professional corporate identity design for DesignFiX. Graphic designers implement your company logo in DesignFiX. The skinning of DesignFiX is very variable and can be adjusted to your needs. Impress your customers with DesignFiX. Get your free version...

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Why Choose DesignFiX?

It’s made for your Company:

A Real Anchor Profi

The solution for your business:

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