Our customers get an ESA validated and user friendly solution for the daily bolt verification work.

SpaceBolt has been positively evaluated by the European Space Agency (ESA) in a thorough 6-month process.

Documentation about this evaluation can be downloaded on our dedicated SpaceBolt website:

SpaceBolt modules

The different modules, their functionalities and interdependencies are shown in the following table.

Key features of SpaceBolt software

Standards-compliant calculation procedures (ESA evaluated)

Simple handling of large datasets

Multiple bolt groups, Excel interface, thousands of joints in one session.

Direct import of FEA results

NASTRAN .PCH files and plain CSV formats. Statics, sine and random loads. Thousands of loadcases are processed simultaneously in only a few seconds.

User friendly graphical user interface

Automatic reporting

All output is created in "report-ready" format and can be reported with simple copy+paste of the content of the .html output file. Takes only 10 seconds.

Database functionality

All data for bolts, nuts, inserts, material and friction coefficients configured and easily accessible. Database comes with public information. Custom information can be added by the user.

Modular structure

Only pay for the features you actually need!

Output for fracture analysis

Output for subsequent fracture analysis can be created in NASGRO format.

Responsive customer support

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Space Structures GmbH

Engineered in Germany.
Made in Europe.
Delivered worldwide.

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Space Structures GmbH

Fanny-Zobel-Str. 11

12435 Berlin, Germany

Tel: +49 30 814549 700

Fax: +49 30 814549 799



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