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Soldier Pile Design Software

DeepEX Soldier Pile Design Software

DeepEX is the ultimate software program for soldier pile walls design. The software can be used for the design of any soldier pile walls system, like anchored soldier pile walls, braced excavations and more. Review how soldier piles can be designed with DeepEX software.

Soldier pile design requires that we carefully consider a number of factors. As designers we have at a minimum to size up the soldier piles, the lagging, and determine the required wall embedment. We also need to consider wall and surface displacements as well as global stability. In this day we have to be efficient to stay competitive. For this reason and for the last eighteen years we have provided our deep excavation software with advanced soldier pile design capabilities.

Create, design and optimize any soldier pile wall model in minutes!



Not all soldier piles are the same, different conditions require that we use different types of soldier piles. In the US the most common soldier pile walls use steel H beams. In other parts of the world, where labor costs are smaller, drilled reinforced concrete piles are more common. DeepEX can handle it all.

In general, the soldier piles in DeepEX can be unsupported (plain concrete), reinforced concrete (concrete piles with steel rebar longitudinal and shear reinforcement), or reinforced with steel beams (H-Beams, Channel sections, Piles, Rectangular Steel Sections). Finally, we can use timber piles (wood).

The steel beams in DeepEX are by default driven steel sections. We can convert easily the driven piles to drilled, by changing the pile width to the pile of the drilled whole. This option takes into consideration the concrete cover below the excavation for the wall embedment calculations.

In DeepEX we can use timber lagging (wood), steel plate lagging or reinforced concrete panels. The software can design the lagging, calculated the applied loads and the capacity, depending on the selected lagging type.

DeepEX is the golden standard in soldier pile design, and we have the data to back our claim back.

From soldier pile excavations for the Los Angeles Subways, major soldier pile excavations in New York, Seattle, Baltimore, and more, DeepEX designed projects are closer than you think.

In the words of our CEO "I developed DeepEX so that excavation designers could be effective in their designs, I want engineers to charge for the value of their work and not the hours that they spend. DeepEX can help them charge effectively more than most bankers".

Over the years we have done some fantastic things and we will continue to do so in years to come:

- You can use your voice to prepare and analyze a soldier pile wall

- You can prepare your sections and drawings in DXF

- And with HoloDeepEX you can visualize your excavations in virtual reality

We are really proud that DeepEX is used by the most important engineers and contractors worldwide.

With DeepEX you do not only have a software program, you have excellent, expert technical support by your side when you need it.

DeepEX Features

DeepEX Features

All software features and capabilities! Review all available design methods and analysis standards!


DeepEX Upgrades

DeepEX Upgrades

We continue our research and we introduce new unique features that extend the software capabilities!




Get professional training on DeepEX through videos, examples, webinars and online software presentations!


Training Video: Modeling a Soldier Pile and Lagging Wall in DeepEX



Advanced Video Examples

Advanced Video Examples

New videos, covering several deep excavation design cases and DeepEX capabilities!


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DeepEX - Shoring Design Software

DeepEX - Shoring Design Software

DeepEX is the ultimate software program for design and analysis of Deep Excavations! Design any wall type and support system in the most efficient way!

  • Structural and Geotechnical Design

  • Modern Interactive Interface

  • Model Automatic Optimization

  • Export Reports and Sketches

  • Limit Equilibrium - Non-Linear - Finite Element Analysis

  • 2D Design Sections  - 3D Frame Analysis


Projects designed with DeepEX

$2 Billion Hudson Yards, New York

Circular wet soil mix shaft, Florida

Soldier Pile Wall in Manhattan, NY

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DeepEx Demo

Structural and Geotechnical design of Deep Excavations.

Try the Full version for free and see how you can design and optimize any deep excavation model in the most efficient way!

Starting at

$ 3750


Web Presentation

Web Presentation

Get a Free online presentation! Learn about all software features and capabilities!


Purchase DeepEX

Purchase DeepEX

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