The software modules on this website have been developed and are provided free of charge to the general public by staff members of the holz.bau forschungs gmbh. In this document, staff members are referred to as the “authors” and holz.bau forschungs gmbh as the “provider”. The authors and the provider point out explicitly that the software still may contain some programming errors. The use of the software is at one’s own risk and the user is therefore strongly advised to validate all results by independent means. In addition, it is emphasized that the software for structural analysis may only be used by trained professionals and does not replace the judgment of a qualified engineer.
This software is copyrighted worldwide. All rights are reserved by the authors and the provider. The use of the software is free of charge. Any decompiling or reverse engineering of the software is prohibited. The modification of the software or of parts of it is prohibited!
Disclaimer of guarantee and liability:
THE AUTHORS AND THE PROVIDER DO NOT WARRANT THE APPLIABILITY OF THE SOFTWARE FOR A SPECIFIC CASE OF APPLICATION OR A SPECIFIC HARDWARE CONFIGURATION. THEY ALSO DO NOT WARRANT ANY CORRECTNESS OR QUALITY OF THE SOFTWARE AND THE RESULTS OBTAINED BY USING IT.
TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW ANY WARRANTY, LIABILITY OR GUARANTEE SHALL BE PRECLUDED ON THE PART OF AUTHORS AND THE PROVIDER.
THE AUTHORS AND THE PROVIDER ARE UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES LIABLE FOR DAMAGE ARISING OUT OF THE USE OF THIS SOFTWARE NOTWITHSTANDING THE CAUSE OF DAMAGE OR THE BACKGROUND OF THE LIABILITY CLAIM. THIS INCLUDES LOSS OF PROFIT, INTERRUPTION OF BUSINESS, LOSS OF DATA AS WELL AS ALL REMAINING MATERIAL, COMMERCIAL AND INTELLECTUAL LOSSES INCLUDING SUBSEQUENT DAMAGES. FURTHERMORE THE AUTHORS AND THE PROVIDER ARE NOT LIABLE FOR CLAIMS OF A THIRD PARTY EVEN IN CASE THEY HAVE BEEN INFORMED EXPLICITLY ABOUT THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES OR ABOUT POSSIBLE PROGRAMMING ERRORS.
Terms of validity:
The law of the Federal Republic of Austria is presumed to be valid in reference to the disclaimer of warranty. Other national and international laws are excluded. Graz is the legal venue for both parties.
Our software has been tested carefully and we hope to have tracked and eliminated all cases that could cause any problems. However, it is almost impossible to discover all sources of error or to test all hardware configurations. In case you have any problems arising from the use of our software or in case you discover any programming errors please let us know immediately!