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3D engineering design software provides modeling,drafting and visualization for architects, engineers & infrastructure professionals Learn more about MicroStation
MicroStation's advanced parametric drafting, 3D modeling, and built-in visualization capabilities allow infrastructure professionals of any discipline to deliver projects of any scale or complexity. Your team can bring together all of their design information using MicroStation, including designs and models, raster images, point clouds and more. As a result, you can create comprehensive, multi-discipline models, documentation, and other deliverables. Learn more about MicroStation
MicroStation's advanced parametric drafting, 3D modeling, and built-in visualization capabilities allow infrastructure professionals of any discipline to deliver projects of any scale or complexity. Yo...
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Next generation CAD solution with an optimized platform mounted on a high-speed robust engine. Comes at a fraction of the cost. Learn more about CADMATE
Next generation CAD solution with an optimized platform mounted on a high-speed robust engine. Mastering CADMATE can be done in minutes with most commands, tools, toolbars, menus, palettes, etc. being the same or similar to users. Utilizing negligible system resources, CADMATE is fast in opening, editing and saving several drawings simultaneously. Fast, strong and robust with the latest CAD tools, features and functionalities. 100% compatible with main stream CAD platforms. Learn more about CADMATE
Next generation CAD solution with an optimized platform mounted on a high-speed robust engine. Mastering CADMATE can be done in minutes with most commands, tools, toolbars, menus, palettes, etc. being ...
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Run CFD, FEA or thermal simulations in minutes via a web browser with the world's first cloud-based CAE platform. No installation. Learn more about SimScale
Based in Munich and Boston, SimScale is the world's first production-ready SaaS app for engineering simulation. By providing instant access to computational fluid dynamics (CFD) and finite element analysis (FEA) to 200,000 users worldwide, SimScale has moved high-fidelity physics simulation technology from a complex and cost-prohibitive desktop application to a user-friendly web application, available with a yearly subscription. No special hardware, installation or maintenance required. Learn more about SimScale
Based in Munich and Boston, SimScale is the world's first production-ready SaaS app for engineering simulation. By providing instant access to computational fluid dynamics (CFD) and finite element anal...
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Powerful cloud-based Structural Analysis program that allows users to model, analyze and design complex 3D structures. Learn more about SkyCiv Structural 3D
SkyCiv Structural 3D is a cloud-based Structural Analysis software that allows users to model, analyze and design complex 3D structures. It is completely online; requiring no installation to use. SkyCiv Structural 3D offers the very best in online structural analysis. It includes the following: - Powerful Analysis: Linear, P-Delta, Cables, Buckling, Plates, Frequency, RS - Integrated Design checks for steel, wood, connections, foundations, wind (AISC, NSD, AISI, EN, AS, CSA, BS plus more...) Learn more about SkyCiv Structural 3D
SkyCiv Structural 3D is a cloud-based Structural Analysis software that allows users to model, analyze and design complex 3D structures. It is completely online; requiring no installation to use. SkyCi...
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Faster and Easier: RoadEng is a complete civil design package for surveying, terrain modeling, corridor design and site planning. Learn more about RoadEng Civil Engineer
Designed for busy engineers, RoadEng is built to make civil design projects faster and easier. RoadEng is a complete civil design package for surveying, terrain modeling, corridor design and site planning ideal for roads (public and industrial), rural highways, rail & pipeline projects, streams, and more! Key benefits: 90% of users do not require formal training Design start to finish, & everything in between Easily output & share (.pdf output sheets, DWG, DGN, Landxml) Learn more about RoadEng Civil Engineer
Designed for busy engineers, RoadEng is built to make civil design projects faster and easier. RoadEng is a complete civil design package for surveying, terrain modeling, corridor design and site plann...
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Software solution that helps you to easily and flawlessly design the schematics of any hydraulic system. Learn more about HydroSym
HydroSym is a software solution that helps hydraulic engineers to easily and flawlessly design schematics of any hydraulic system. Features include: smart connection lines, a built in library of over 40.000 hydraulic components and symbols including data sheets with extensive product information, automatic Bill of Materials and complete project file that can be shared or exported. Learn more about HydroSym
HydroSym is a software solution that helps hydraulic engineers to easily and flawlessly design schematics of any hydraulic system. Features include: smart connection lines, a built in library of over 4...
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Cloud engineering simulation built by engineers for engineers. Drive your product design with world-class engineering insights. Learn more about OnScale Solve
OnScale is the first Cloud Engineering Simulation platform. OnScale combines powerful multiphysics solver technology with the limitless compute power of cloud supercomputers. With OnScale, engineers can run massive numbers of full 3D multiphysics simulations in parallel to create true Digital Prototypes digital representations of physical high-tech devices that capture the complete behavior of a device over its operating envelope. Learn more about OnScale Solve
OnScale is the first Cloud Engineering Simulation platform. OnScale combines powerful multiphysics solver technology with the limitless compute power of cloud supercomputers. With OnScale, engineer...
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A programming environment for algorithm development, data analysis, visualization, and numerical computation.
A programming environment for algorithm development, data analysis, visualization, and numerical computation.
A programming environment for algorithm development, data analysis, visualization, and numerical computation....
Mechanical CAD, design validation, product data management, design communication, and CAD productivity tools in a single package.
SolidWorks Premium seamlessly integrates powerful design tools-including industry-leading part, assembly, and drawing capabilities with built in simulation, rendering, animation, product data management and cost estimation. SolidWorks will help you get work done faster and easier than before, using innovative phases of product creation to achieve a more productive 3D design experience.
SolidWorks Premium seamlessly integrates powerful design tools-including industry-leading part, assembly, and drawing capabilities with built in simulation, rendering, animation, product data managemen...
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Onshape is the only product development platform that unites CAD, data management, collaboration tools and real-time analytics.
Onshape is a next-generation SaaS design platform that speeds up product development. Its an all-in-one system that combines CAD, release management, workflow, collaboration, analytics, admin tools, and an API with more than 50 engineering applications. Onshape helps extended design teams work together faster and helps executives make better business decisions with real-time analytics and unprecedented visibility into their companys design and manufacturing processes.
Onshape is a next-generation SaaS design platform that speeds up product development. Its an all-in-one system that combines CAD, release management, workflow, collaboration, analytics, admin tools, an...
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Product design software that addresses all manufacturing organizations, from OEMs through their supply chains, to small producers.
Product design software that addresses all manufacturing organizations, from OEMs through their supply chains, to small producers.
Product design software that addresses all manufacturing organizations, from OEMs through their supply chains, to small producers....
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Technical computing system that provides tools for image processing, geometry, visualization, machine learning, data mining, and more.
Technical computing system that provides tools for image processing, geometry, visualization, machine learning, data mining, and more.
Technical computing system that provides tools for image processing, geometry, visualization, machine learning, data mining, and more....
Cloud-based 3D CAD/CAM tool to bring your design teams together and connect your entire product development processes on one platform.
Cloud-based 3D CAD/CAM tool to bring your design teams together and connect your entire product development processes on one platform.
Cloud-based 3D CAD/CAM tool to bring your design teams together and connect your entire product development processes on one platform....
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ANSYS SpaceClaim is a multipurpose 3D modeling application providing efficient solutions to common modeling tasks.
ANSYS SpaceClaim is a 3D CAD solution designed to help engineers and analysts create parts, auto surface mesh data, and recreate fixtures. The platform enables professionals to remove geometry problems associated with various 3D CAD operations, such as design or concept modeling, repair of translated CAD files, general model defeaturing, and complete model editing. It also lets administrators parameterize CAD files and prepare models for 3D printing using a unified interface.
ANSYS SpaceClaim is a 3D CAD solution designed to help engineers and analysts create parts, auto surface mesh data, and recreate fixtures. The platform enables professionals to remove geometry problems...
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Fully functional 2D/3D CAD Software with life-time valid licenses. Latest IntelliCAD, ACIS & Tiegha Technologies. Low Price & Easy Use.
ActCAD is a professional grade 2D Drafting and 3D Modeling CAD Software suitable for all engineering domains at just $299 only. Its similar interface and narrow learning curve makes the user feel comfortable while using ActCAD. ActCAD also incorporates the latest CAD Engine from ITC ensuring the user a stable and reliable CAD Platform to work upon. ActCAD Self License Transfer allows the user to shift its license from one PC to another without any boundary restrictions. 5000+ Block
ActCAD is a professional grade 2D Drafting and 3D Modeling CAD Software suitable for all engineering domains at just $299 only. Its similar interface and narrow learning curve makes the user feel comfo...
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Open-source parametric 3D modeler with modular architecture for designing machine tools and architectural designs in 2D and 3D.
Open-source engineering CAD solution that helps architects create and modify designs of multiple objects for generating production-ready drawings. Designers can use FreeCAD to adjust the dimensions of a product and sketch geometry-constrained 2D shapes and drive formula-based models using an integrated spreadsheet. Using its technical drawing module, team members can generate 2D views of 3D models, perform graphical modification operations, and save files in SVG or PDF formats.
Open-source engineering CAD solution that helps architects create and modify designs of multiple objects for generating production-ready drawings. Designers can use FreeCAD to adjust the dimensions of ...
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CAD solution that helps businesses create 3D or 2D figures and variants of configurable products using direct and parametric modeling.
Creo is a 3D CAD solution that helps you build better products faster by accelerating product innovation, reusing the best of your design and replacing assumptions with facts. From initial concept to design, simulation, and analysis, Creo provides designers with innovative tools to efficiently create better products. Thousands of leading manufacturers worldwide use Creo's CAD, IoT, and Augmented Reality capabilities, in the cloud and on the desktop, to turn their ideas into reality quickly.
Creo is a 3D CAD solution that helps you build better products faster by accelerating product innovation, reusing the best of your design and replacing assumptions with facts. From initial concept to d...
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IronCAD is an intuitive 3D and 2D design solution that increases productivity, and facilitates collaboration throughout the enterprise.
CAD Programs Designed for Collaboration. The IronCAD Design Collaboration Suite is a complete range of CAD products that provides seamless collaboration between 3D and 2D to optimize your engineering teams design process and simplify 3D and 2D CAD data management and communication throughout your organization. Create bidding proposals quickly, design more iterations in less time leading to better products, and simply design faster than any other CAD system available today.
CAD Programs Designed for Collaboration. The IronCAD Design Collaboration Suite is a complete range of CAD products that provides seamless collaboration between 3D and 2D to optimize your engineering t...
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Open-source CAD solution that helps users design multiple 2D models with multilingual interface and cross-platform support.
Open source 2D CAD for Apple, Linux, and Windows. Available in 30 different languages.
Open source 2D CAD for Apple, Linux, and Windows. Available in 30 different languages....
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CorelCAD allows individuals and organizations of any size to create powerful technical graphics quickly and affordably.
Achieve outstanding results with CorelCAD 2021, an affordable collection of powerful 2D drafting and 3D design tools, purpose-built for architecture, engineering, construction (AEC) and manufacturing professionals who demand precision. Turn visualization into realization on Windows and macOS, thanks to native .DWG file support for efficient collaboration and .STL support for productive 3D publishing.
Achieve outstanding results with CorelCAD 2021, an affordable collection of powerful 2D drafting and 3D design tools, purpose-built for architecture, engineering, construction (AEC) and manufacturing p...
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nanoCAD smart design and drafting
nanoCad Plus is a smart tool able to produce professional designs and drafts in valid formats and of high quality. It has a wide price range and affordable for both beginners and professionals. Its functionality allows creating simple to complex designs and drafts for modeling, projecting, construction. Solve bigger problems and save time and money.
nanoCad Plus is a smart tool able to produce professional designs and drafts in valid formats and of high quality. It has a wide price range and affordable for both beginners and professionals. Its fun...
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Altium Designer is the most comprehensive, modern, end-to-end solution for professional PCB designers and mechanical engineers.
Altium Designer is the most comprehensive, modern, end-to-end solution designed for PCB designers and the number one choice among engineers and designers worldwide. Representing decades of innovation and development, Altium Designer empowers a truly unified design environment, uniting teams worldwide with every aspect of the PCB design process.
Altium Designer is the most comprehensive, modern, end-to-end solution designed for PCB designers and the number one choice among engineers and designers worldwide. Representing decades of innovation a...
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Solid Edge is a portfolio of affordable, easy-to-use software tools that addresses all aspects of the product development process.
Solid Edge is a portfolio of affordable, easy-to-use software tools that addresses all aspects of the product development process -- 3D design, simulation, manufacturing, data management and more. Solid Edge combines the speed and simplicity of direct modeling with the flexibility and control of parametric design made possible with synchronous technology.
Solid Edge is a portfolio of affordable, easy-to-use software tools that addresses all aspects of the product development process -- 3D design, simulation, manufacturing, data management and more. Soli...
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On-premise CAD solution which assists architecture and engineering firms with 2D drafting, 3D modeling and photo realistic rendering.
TurboCAD Pro is an advanced general purpose CAD product for design, drafting, detailing, and modeling. TurboCAD Pro appeals to numerous professionals and others interested in power mechanical and architectural design capabilities at an attractive and affordable price. TurboCAD Pro's powerful tools for 2D or 3D design include 2D parametric constraints, 3D solid and surface modeling, photorealistic rendering, lighting and materials, and extensive CAD and graphics file interoperability.
TurboCAD Pro is an advanced general purpose CAD product for design, drafting, detailing, and modeling. TurboCAD Pro appeals to numerous professionals and others interested in power mechanical and archi...
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The only technical illustration software you will need. With X Pro, visually communicate complex data with clarity and precision
Canvas X Pro does the work of numerous other applications combined by blending professional graphics tools with rich technical illustration capabilities. Enjoy easy to use 2D drawing, 3D CAD visualization, text flow, raster image handling, and vector graphics. Leverage intuitive one-click smart annotations, automatic measurements, and industrial accuracy.
Canvas X Pro does the work of numerous other applications combined by blending professional graphics tools with rich technical illustration capabilities. Enjoy easy to use 2D drawing, 3D CAD visualizat...
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Software that allows users to view all major 3D CAD formats.
EnSuite-View is a free and easy-to-use software that allows users to view all major CAD formats, as well as neutral formats, without requiring a license. Viewers are currently available for CATIA V4, CATIA V5, CATIA V6 3DEXPERIENCE, Parasolid, IGES, Inventor, Autodesk Design Review, JT, Creo, SOLIDWORKS, Solid Edge, ACIS, STEP, NX, CGR, and STL. EnSuite-View features many different advanced productivity tools, which allows users to analyze models and assemblies.
EnSuite-View is a free and easy-to-use software that allows users to view all major CAD formats, as well as neutral formats, without requiring a license. Viewers are currently available for CATIA V4, C...
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Mechanical CAD solution that helps users with 3D modelling, 2D documentation, scripting, surfacing, rendering, publication, and more.
Mechanical CAD software with 20 years of development that's easy to learn, precise, extensible, and affordable.
Mechanical CAD software with 20 years of development that's easy to learn, precise, extensible, and affordable....
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Engineering CAD tool that provides floodway mapping, 2D modeling, GIS mapping, 3D viewing, reporting, etc.
GeoHECRAS significantly speeds up HEC-RAS model creation and review, producing better and more accurate results. Rapidly construct HEC-RAS models from a variety of data sources. Accelerate engineering workflow and streamline analysis review. Compute water surface profiles for steady and unsteady flow models, bridge and culvert roadway crossings, FEMA floodplain encroachments, stream restorations, inline reservoir structures, off-channel storage areas, and much more.
GeoHECRAS significantly speeds up HEC-RAS model creation and review, producing better and more accurate results. Rapidly construct HEC-RAS models from a variety of data sources. Accelerate engineering ...
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An AutoCAD add-on productivity tool designed to save you time by batch-editing AutoCAD drawings.
An AutoCAD add-on productivity tool designed to save you time by batch-editing AutoCAD drawings, and a whole lot of other things. Written by an AutoCAD user, for other AutoCAD users! Need to track down OLD DWG files, created by older versions of AutoCAD? Hurricane can do this. Update 1000+ title-blocks with new information? No problem. Rename 1000+ DWG files scattered across multiple drives? Easy. Automate just about any task in AutoCAD? Hurricane can do it.
An AutoCAD add-on productivity tool designed to save you time by batch-editing AutoCAD drawings, and a whole lot of other things. Written by an AutoCAD user, for other AutoCAD users! Need to track down...
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CAD eBOM to ERP mBOM bill of material integration for virtually any CAD or ERP business application.
CADTALK is the worlds first and only software leveraging artificial intelligence to transform engineering bills of material from virtually any CAD, PDM, or PLM application into manufacturing bills of material and routings inside your ERP software. CADTALKs inherent intelligence allows it to calculate run times, identify vendors, and create items and inventory records in minutes. Optional modules integrate ERP and your BOM with nesting and product configuration (CPQ) applications.
CADTALK is the worlds first and only software leveraging artificial intelligence to transform engineering bills of material from virtually any CAD, PDM, or PLM application into manufacturing bills of m...
BricsCAD, the all-in-one CAD design solution in .dwg that answers all your needs; 2D drafting, 3D modeling, mechanical design, and BIM.
Architectural CAD solution designed to help architects, contractors, and engineers create graded and TIN surfaces as well as corridors to create site designs. BricsCAD allows designers to automatically create bends and T-connections on moving around connected profiles. The platform offers inbuilt evaluation tools to calculate pressure loss, room book log, heating requirements, temperature drops, and more. BricsCAD can also design 3D ventilation systems for residential buildings.
Architectural CAD solution designed to help architects, contractors, and engineers create graded and TIN surfaces as well as corridors to create site designs. BricsCAD allows designers to automatically...
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ArCADia is a program supporting 2D and 3D design with the added option to create and fully edit ACIS solids
ArCADia BIM allows for creating a complete architectural and construction model of a building, together with internal and external installations as well as terrain modelling. You can merge the building model from an architectural design with the installation design models to create one complete model of a building project. Import IFC and RVT underlays. Insert elements such as wall, pipe, etc. using smart tracking functions. Collisions list of all or individual ArCADia system elements on a view.
ArCADia BIM allows for creating a complete architectural and construction model of a building, together with internal and external installations as well as terrain modelling. You can merge the building...
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Easy to use online structural design and analysis software for beams, columns, portal frames, retaining walls and more.
Easily design everything from the roof down to the foundations with intuitive online structural design software. With a wide range of calculations available in metric and imperial units, you can quickly design and analyse beams, columns, frames, retaining walls, all in one place. Impress your clients with professional calculation reports that follow an easy to understand traffic like system, and work from anywhere with instant online backup and cloud access.
Easily design everything from the roof down to the foundations with intuitive online structural design software. With a wide range of calculations available in metric and imperial units, you can quick...
Cost-effective, lightweight, DWG compatible 2D/3D CAD solution.
ZWCAD is a cost-effective, DWG file format compatible CAD solution developed by ZWCAD Software. It provides innovative, collaborative and customizable features for engineers in the AEC and MCAD industries, easing their design process. ZWCAD is now available in 15 language s, including Simplified and Traditional Chinese, Czech, English, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Hu ngarian, Korean, Polish, Portuguese, Spanish, Russian and Turkish.
ZWCAD is a cost-effective, DWG file format compatible CAD solution developed by ZWCAD Software. It provides innovative, collaborative and customizable features for engineers in the AEC and MCAD indust...
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EPLAN Electric P8 supports your electrical controls design for machines and plants in an integrated and fast engineering system.
EPLAN provides software and service solutions in the fields of electrical, automation and mechatronic engineering. We develop one of the worlds leading design software solutions for machine and panel builders. "Efficient engineering" is our focus: EPLAN is the ideal partner to streamline challenging engineering processes. No matter whether small or large enterprises, we strive to enable our customers to apply their expertise more eciently.
EPLAN provides software and service solutions in the fields of electrical, automation and mechatronic engineering. We develop one of the worlds leading design software solutions for machine and panel b...
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CAESES is a flexible CAD and optimization solution for fast and comprehensive design studies with CFD or other simulation tools.
For simulation engineers who need to optimize flow-exposed products, such as ship hull forms, propellers, wings, jet engines and turbochargers, CAESES offers efficient CAD and integrated tools to automate the flow analysis and to optimize the product shape. Unlike traditional CAD tools, the geometry generation can be fully automated and is 100% robust during variation. Hence, CAESES is perfect for automated design studies on e.g. cluster systems.
For simulation engineers who need to optimize flow-exposed products, such as ship hull forms, propellers, wings, jet engines and turbochargers, CAESES offers efficient CAD and integrated tools to autom...
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Windows-based CAD solution designed for businesses that helps manage drainage projects via routing diagrams, outlet hydraulics & more.
HydroCAD Stormwater Modeling provides easy TR-20, TR-55, SBUH, and Rational hydrology, plus TC calculations, pond storage, outlet hydraulics, pump routing, underground storage, pollutant loading, and more. Version 10.0 adds many new features including direct CAD import, dam breach routing, skimmers, tubes, siphons, local rainfall data import, and a constantly expanding chamber library. Interactive graphical environment is fast and intuitive, producing better results in less time on every project
HydroCAD Stormwater Modeling provides easy TR-20, TR-55, SBUH, and Rational hydrology, plus TC calculations, pond storage, outlet hydraulics, pump routing, underground storage, pollutant loading, and m...
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Autodesk Civil 3D® Civil infrastructure design and documentation software. Call us at (818) 797-9690
Autodesk Civil 3D civil engineering design software supports BIM (Building Information Modeling) with integrated features to improve drafting, design, and construction documentation.
Autodesk Civil 3D civil engineering design software supports BIM (Building Information Modeling) with integrated features to improve drafting, design, and construction documentation....
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Actify SpinFire Ultimate is a revolutionary CAD Viewer with multi-CAD support for 3D and 2D viewing.
Actify SpinFire Ultimate is a revolutionary CAD Viewer with multi-CAD support for 3D and 2D viewing, measuring, mark-up and other investigative functions.
Actify SpinFire Ultimate is a revolutionary CAD Viewer with multi-CAD support for 3D and 2D viewing, measuring, mark-up and other investigative functions....
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Full 2D & 3D CAD software and programming toolkit, designed to help businesses with drawings, interoperability, image rendering & more
CMS IntelliCAD offers a full suite of 2D & 3D compatible CAD tools! It is suitable for engineers, architects and consultants, or anyone needing to review CAD drawings. It is designed to give you an unrivaled compatibility and a true professional CAD Software option. It provides a advanced programming toolkit for LISP, VBA .Net and IRX development. CMS IntelliCAD also offers DWG native support and also BIM support, extended interoperability with, but not only, DGN, .STEP, .IGES and .PDF files.
CMS IntelliCAD offers a full suite of 2D & 3D compatible CAD tools! It is suitable for engineers, architects and consultants, or anyone needing to review CAD drawings. It is designed to give you an unr...
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On-premise CAM system developed for manufacturing businesses that helps with CNC programming, optimization, simulation, and more.
On-premise CAM system developed for manufacturing businesses that helps with CNC programming, optimization, simulation, and more.
On-premise CAM system developed for manufacturing businesses that helps with CNC programming, optimization, simulation, and more....
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3D modeling solution that helps design/create 3D projects using 3D/2D drawing and visualization tools, special effects and more.
3D modeling solution that helps design/create 3D projects using 3D/2D drawing and visualization tools, special effects and more.
3D modeling solution that helps design/create 3D projects using 3D/2D drawing and visualization tools, special effects and more....
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ANSYS Fluent software is the most-powerful computational fluid dynamics (CFD) tool available, empowering you to go further and faster.
ANSYS Fluent software is the most-powerful computational fluid dynamics (CFD) tool available, empowering you to go further and faster as you optimize your product's performance. Fluent includes well-validated physical modeling capabilities to deliver fast, accurate results across the widest range of CFD and multiphysics applications.
ANSYS Fluent software is the most-powerful computational fluid dynamics (CFD) tool available, empowering you to go further and faster as you optimize your product's performance. Fluent includes well-va...
Adept simplifies how you find, manage, share & integrate engineering & enterprise content to improve efficiency & accelerate growth.
Synergis Adept simplifies how you find, manage, share & integrate engineering and enterprise information to improve efficiency and accelerate growth. Adept provides users everywhere with a unified view of engineering and enterprise content, regardless of where it's stored. With everyone on a common platform, silos are eliminated, document access is fast, workflow is automated, and your intellectual property is protected. Adept is the foundation of any digital transformation initiative.
Synergis Adept simplifies how you find, manage, share & integrate engineering and enterprise information to improve efficiency and accelerate growth. Adept provides users everywhere with a unified vie...
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Virtual designing and construction solution that allows businesses to design 3D BIM models using media library, data import and more.
Virtual designing and construction solution that allows businesses to design 3D BIM models using media library, data import and more.
Virtual designing and construction solution that allows businesses to design 3D BIM models using media library, data import and more....
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On-premise CAD solution that lets businesses manage landscape and mechanical designs, add pop-up images, notes or audio files & more.
On-premise CAD solution that lets businesses manage landscape and mechanical designs, add pop-up images, notes or audio files & more.
On-premise CAD solution that lets businesses manage landscape and mechanical designs, add pop-up images, notes or audio files & more....
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Create an entire engineering design and sales proposal with just an electric bill and an address
Create an entire engineering design and sales proposal with just an electric bill and an address
Create an entire engineering design and sales proposal with just an electric bill and an address...
Engineering CAD solution that helps businesses assemble 3D parts of developing products in a virtual platform to produce animations.
SimWise delivers 3D kinematic and dynamic motion simulation tightly coupled with 3D Finite Element Analysis (FEA) and Optimization. You can simulate the dynamics of an assembly, size components, determine part interference and collision response, identify stresses induced by motion, produce physics-based animations, and test your control systems. By simulating in this unique virtual environment, you resolve design problems, reduce failures and warranty costs, and turn around designs faster.
SimWise delivers 3D kinematic and dynamic motion simulation tightly coupled with 3D Finite Element Analysis (FEA) and Optimization. You can simulate the dynamics of an assembly, size components, determ...
Altair SimSolid is a structural analysis software developed specifically for rapidly evolving design processes.
By performing structural analyses on fully featured CAD assemblies within minutes, Altair SimSolid is the game-changing simulation technology for designers, engineers, and analysts. It eliminates geometry preparation and meshing: the two most time-consuming, expertise-extensive and error-prone tasks performed in a conventional structural simulation.
By performing structural analyses on fully featured CAD assemblies within minutes, Altair SimSolid is the game-changing simulation technology for designers, engineers, and analysts. It eliminates geome...
An Electrical CAD intuitive yet powerful package. Comes in 3 levels to precisely fit your requirement.
All features and commands in SEE Electrical are designed specifically for electrical engineering. Its intuitive interface means that you can be productive very quickly with minimal training. Creating wiring diagrams has never been so simple ! Three levels for greater flexibility ! IGE+XAO Group has been a software publisher designing, producing, selling and ensuring the maintenance of a range of Computer Aided Designand PLM software for 33 years with 93,000 licenses installed.
All features and commands in SEE Electrical are designed specifically for electrical engineering. Its intuitive interface means that you can be productive very quickly with minimal training. Creating w...
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Engineering CAD Software Buyers Guide

What is engineering CAD software?

Engineering CAD (computer-aided design) software is used by architectural and engineering drafters to create precise 2D and 3D drawings, models, and technical illustrations of structures, products, and physical components.

The benefits of engineering CAD software

  • Consolidated design and analytics tools: The traditional paper-based design process is cumbersome and separates the design and analysis process. CAD systems consolidate design and analytical capabilities, making for a smoother workflow and increased productivity.
  • Better visualization/simulation of end products: Engineering CAD solutions with 3D modeling capabilities allow for better analysis of models under different conditions. 3D tools also offer interactive virtual tours of models for more accurate visualization of end products.

Typical features of engineering CAD software

  • Manufacturing design data storage: Collect and store all relevant manufacturing-related data for the final product such as production material, size, shape, and weight.
  • 2D drawing: Create and edit technical drawings and annotate designs.
  • 3D modeling: Represent and visualize objects using a collection of points in three dimensions.
  • Design analysis: Simulate the physical behavior of a component, product, or structure in order to minimize, or even eliminate, the need for physical prototyping and testing.
  • Design export: Convert the design into another file format that is easily readable by other users.
  • Reporting/analytics: Monitor key project metrics and report them to relevant stakeholders.

Considerations when purchasing engineering CAD software

  • Determine your requirements before choosing a CAD package: CAD software solutions come with different capabilities such as 2D CAD, 3D CAD, and multi-CAD; multi-CAD can be beneficial if you (or your partners, vendors, or clients) use different CAD systems. Then there’s the software’s deployment, which will be either cloud-based or on-premise. Ensure that the features of the options you’re considering align with your operational requirements and budget.
  • Total cost of ownership (TCO): TOC is an estimate of all the direct (procurement) and indirect costs (maintenance, upgrades, supporting/compatible hardware, etc.) associated with an asset over its entire life cycle. Before purchasing CAD software, calculate whether the TCO fits into your budget. For example, 2D software is less expensive than advanced 3D modeling tools, and the annual maintenance fees of 3D software are expensive.
  • Integration with other solutions: CAD software must be able to integrate with other systems, such as simulation tools and database software. This will allow for a seamless transfer between systems and ensure smooth workflows.
  • Augmented reality (AR) enables better visualization of 2D drawings and 3D models: With AR, a target in the real world is used to keep the augmented 3D data in the correct positioning. It allows users to walk around the object and get a 360-degree view. This provides an improved understanding of CAD drawings, geometric features, and projection views.
  • 3D printing helps design physical prototypes in less time: 3D printing is often used to create physical prototypes— thin layers of material are solidified using 3D printers. In order to print something, a design is created using 3D CAD software or by using a 3D scanner to scan the object you want to print. This CAD-3D printing partnership will help designers test multiple outputs with different specifications and finalize the most optimal configuration.