Rudi Vanmechelen Scia

Rudi Vanmechelen Scia

Account Manager, SCIA

Currently employed at SCIA



    Passionate, professional and experienced (30+ years) technical account-manager with extended know-how in structural engineering software. And with the conviction to help people to improve their working processes and move their limits. I save clients lots of time and money in their daily job. At SCIA, we inspire building companies all over the world to move their limits in structural engineering and CAD-detailing. We want to deliver the best services and products with our software solutions SCIA Engineer and Allplan. SCIA is a worldwide leading brand, and integrated in the Nemetschek Group. In my function, I am responsible for the technical consulting and commercial activities in my local region (Belgium + Luxemburg). My personal interests are highly similar to the ones of our company : structural engineering of buildings, bridges, steel, concrete, aluminium, timber, Open BIM ... My hobbies : lots of reading and performing with our local singing group. SCIA develops and supports SCIA Engineer (our structural engineering software) for optimal design of all types of construction : buildings, bridges, industrial constructions ... in steel, concrete, timber, aluminium, composite steel-concrete. We focus on high technical solutions, the most complete Eurocode support and other international codes (BS, ACI, AISC ...), and Open BIM for optimal communication with other software-applications. Therefore, we develop SCIA Engineer as an open platform. For CAD-detailing, Allplan Engineering is a 2D-3D solution for modeling, reinforcing and drafting all kind of structures (houses, office buildings, bridges ...). It includes full 2D and 3D modeling with structural objects, giving you the best of both worlds to produce clean and accurate models, drawings and bills of materials.


Account Manager


From June 1982 to Present
Strategic and technical consulting and account management for our structural engineering (SCIA Engineer) and CAD applications (Allplan). * Have helped muliple customers achieve a significant business goal * Involve our SCIA-team to solve tough problems * Call upon a trusted team and process to...
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  • Account management
  • Civil engineering
  • International sales
  • Key account management
  • Open BIM
  • Structural Engineering

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Centres d'intérêt

  • Allplan
  • BIM
  • Bridges
  • Concrete Structures
  • SCIA
  • Steel structures
  • Structural Engineering Software