A pedestrian simulation software tool, SimTread can assist in and verify a design’s circulation pattern—whether directing the meandering of people through an art museum, expediting the exit of tens of thousands of people from a football stadium, or evacuating a city center during a disaster. The English version of SimTread 2.5 is available only for Vectorworks version 2018.

SimTread was developed by A&A Co., Ltd., Waseda University, and Takenaka Corporation and is sold and distributed in the U.S. by Vectorworks,Inc.