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Take the free Tekla Open API certification course

Tekla Open API elearning

Take the free certification course and earn a certificate to demonstrate your Tekla Open API expertise to your clients and professional network.

Join Tekla Discussion Forum

Tekla Discussion Forum

Developers make Tekla APIs for developers. Join the Tekla Discussion Forum, meet your peers and find solutions to your problems.

Policy - Tekla APIs License Agreements

Policy - Trimble Connect applications

Tekla development opens up a new world but also comes with some restrictions. Read Tekla APIs License Agreements here.

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Trimble Developer Program

Discover resources to develop applications and integrations with Trimble solutions. Together, we can transform the way the world works.

Tekla Partners Program

Join Tekla Partners Program

The Tekla Partners Program empowers you to create valuable applications and integrations that enhance Tekla software. Join to access the Tekla Partners Program Suite and enjoy full support, get permission to sell your apps, and reach a global audience of Tekla users.

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Discover skilled Tekla Development Experts or join the Tekla Partners Program to connect with Tekla users seeking software developers.

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Tekla Developer News

Deadline alert for August 4th!

Tekla Developer Awards

We are excited to invite you to participate in the Tekla Developer Awards 2024 competition! Don't miss this chance to gain recognition in the industry. Submissions are open until August 4th.

Beyond steel and concrete

Multiple design disciplines are using Tekla Structures as a platform.

“There's no limitation to what you can do through the API. It doesn’t matter what type of construction you’re designing for – it can be done in Tekla,” says Marhinus du Plessis, Managing Director of ParaMatic.

Network with thousands of AEC professionals

Trimble Dimensions is the best way to connect with industry peers.

The Trimble Dimensions User Conference will be held in Las Vegas on November 11-13, 2024, offering hundreds of sessions including the CEMEX Construction Startup Competition. Take advantage of the special startup rate. 

Build a custom ribbon with tooltips

Extensive customization options of Tekla Platform ensures your product is truly meaningful to your unique customers.

Discover how to create a custom ribbon with TSEP for your Tekla Structures tools through this new code example. The example also shows how to add rich tooltips starting from version 2024 SP1 for improved usability and visual appeal.