Autodesk AEC Collection

Autodesk AEC Collection

Autodesk AEC Collection: When great minds have great tools, they can accomplish great things!

An extended set of software tools designed to achieve fantastic project outcomes.

The AEC Collection provides designers, engineers and contractors with a set of BIM and CAD tools supported by a cloud-based common data environment that facilitates project delivery from early-stage design through to construction.

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Workflow Benefits by Industry

Architecture & Building Engineering

• Improve design quality with sophisticated toolsets

• Work better together with cloud-based collaboration

• Accelerate the design process through task automation

• Explore generative design capabilities

• Increase stakeholder buy-in and project predictability

• Deliver more sustainable projects

Infrastructure Design

• Make better design decisions with analysis software

• Streamline team coordination with cloud-based CDE

• Keep constructability top of mind to reduce risk

• Automate time-consuming grading tasks

• User configurable report generation with Project Explorer

• Support sustainable site design


• Mitigate risks with a single document management system

• Avoid rework through powerful 3D coordination tools

• Drive efficiency using scheduling and cost estimation tools

• VDC workflows for predictable outcomes

• Improve predictability in the field

• Optimise projects with integrated analysis

Core Design Products in the AEC Collection


Plan, design and construct buildings with multi-disciplinary BIM software.

Civil 3D

Civil engineering design and construction documentation software.


Software for 2D and 3D CAD. Includes AutoCAD, specialised toolsets and apps.


Civil infrastructure conceptual design and analysis software.

Navisworks Manage

Clash detection and co-ordination, 5D analysis and simulation software.

Autodesk Docs

Manage project information in a cloud-based, common data environment.

Additional Products

The following products are also included in the AEC Collection for analysis, visualisation, reality capture, automation and document management:

Advance Steel

3D modelling software for steel detailing, improving coordination and reducing rework.


Advanced simulation engines and building performance analysis data integrated in Revit.

Formit Pro

Intuitive 3D sketching app with native Revit interoperability.

ReCap Pro

Reality capture and 3D scanning software and

Robot Structural Analysis

Verifies code compliance and uses BIM-integrated workflows to exchange data with Revit.

3ds Max

3D rendering and animation software for design visualisation.

Fabrication CADmep

Use manufacturer-specific content to create detailed models, generate estimates and drive fabrication.

Vehicle Tracking

Vehicle Tracking provides a set of transportation design tools including parking layout and roundabout design.

Structural Bridge Design

Analyse and design bridge structures using line beam, grillage, frame analysis, and finite element techniques

Autodesk Rendering

Fast, high-resolution renderings in the