AEC Collection / Building design

Integrated workflows for better building design

Building Design

Why building designers use the AEC Collection

Unlock your best building designs with BIM and CAD software.

Improve Design Quality

Improve Design Quality

Exceed client expectations with design and analysis software that allows you to tap into your creativity and problem solving.

Work better together

Work better together

Improve project coordination and performance with streamlined data exchange and integrated workflows.

Accelerate the design process

Accelerate the design process

With intelligent model-based design and task automation, you can focus on the most important design challenges.

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Architectural Design

Architectural Design

Use a connected BIM (Building Information Modeling) workflow to take designs from concept through construction documentation. (video: 4:17 min.)

Structural Design

Structural Design

Powerful tools help you manage multidiscipline coordination and move from conceptual design to analysis, documentation, and detailing. (video: 3:51 min.)

Mechanical, electrical and plumbing design

Use tools for conceptual design, analysis, and detailing coordination of building systems. (video: 3:25 min.)


Explore building design possibilities

Architecture

Create more imaginatively and confidently

Use a more fluid process to create conceptual designs that you can easily move into BIM workflows to complete detailed design work. Optimize and explore designs with integrated analysis and visualization.

Revit
Revit
Design and document buildings with Building Information Modeling
Dynamo Studio
Dynamo Studio

Create visual logic to design workflows and automate tasks.


FormIt Pro
FormIt Pro

Intuitive 3D sketching app with native Revit interoperability.


Insight
Insight

Building performance analysis software.

3ds Max
3ds Max

3D modeling, animation, and rendering software for design visualization.

AutoCAD
AutoCAD

Create 2D CAD designs that you can bring into Revit


Structural engineering

Engineer the best structural solutions

Get integrated tools for structural design, detailing, analysis, and fabrication, so you can focus on tackling engineering challenges rather than data inefficiencies and rework.

Revit
Revit
Design and document buildings with Building Information Modeling
Advance Steel
Advance Steel

Conduct energy and building performance analysis


Navisworks Manage
Navisworks Manage

Identify and resolve clashes with 3D model review

Robot Structural Analysis Professional
Robot Structural Analysis Professional

Conduct structural analysis and code checking; integrates with Revit

Dynamo Studio
Dynamo Studio

Explore and optimize structural designs and automate tasks

AutoCAD
AutoCAD

Create 2D CAD designs that you can bring into Revit


MEP engineering

Connect design to detailing for MEP systems

Seamlessly analyze, design, and detail mechanical, electrical, and plumbing systems in coordination with architects and structural designers.

Revit
Revit
Design and document buildings with Building Information Modeling
Insight
Insight

Conduct energy and building performance analysis


AutoCAD
AutoCAD

Create 2D CAD designs that you can bring into Revit

Fabrication CADmep
Fabrication CADmep

Create CAD-based, fabrication-ready documentation

Navisworks Manage
Navisworks Manage

Prevent clashes with 3D model review