What is the Architecture, Engineering & Construction Collection?
The AEC Collection provides designers, engineers, and contractors 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.
Create high-quality, high-performing building and infrastructure designs with conceptual and detailed design tools.Optimize projects with integrated analysis, generative design, and visualization and simulation tools.Improve predictability in the field with tools that maximize constructability and project coordination.
How the collection helps your business
Win more work
Access tools that enable you to bid for, win, and deliver more business.
Improve operational efficiency
Automate tasks to reduce design time and improve handoff with streamlined data exchange.
Deliver more sustainable projects
Deliver high-quality building and infrastructure projects that exceed performance requirements.
Increase stakeholder buy-in and project predictability, while reducing errors and rework.
Plan, design, construct, and manage buildings with powerful tools for Building Information Modeling.
Civil engineering design and construction documentation.
Software for 2D and 3D CAD. Subscription includes AutoCAD, specialized toolsets, and apps.
Control outcomes with clash detection and advanced coordination, 5D analysis, and simulation tools.
3D modeling, animation, and rendering software for games and design visualization.
Reality capture and 3D scanning software and services
3D modeling software for steel detailing.
MEP detailing and documentation software.
Advanced BIM-integrated structural analysis and code compliance verification tool.
Vehicle swept path analysis software
Operating System64-bit Microsoft Windows 11 and Windows 10 version 1809 or above.
ProcessorBasic: 2.5–2.9 GHz processor (base) ARM Processors are not supported. Recommended: 3+ GHz processor (base), 4+ GHz (turbo)
MemoryBasic: 8 GB Recommended: 16 GB
Display ResolutionConventional Displays: 1920 x 1080 with True Color High Resolution & 4K Displays: Resolutions up to Resolutions up to 3840 x 2160 (with capable display card)
Display CardBasic: 1 GB GPU with 29 GB/s Bandwidth and DirectX 11 compliant Recommended: 4 GB GPU with 106 GB/s Bandwidth and DirectX 12 compliant
Disk Space10.0 GB (suggested SSD)
Pointing DeviceMS-Mouse compliant
.NET Framework.NET Framework version 4.8 or later
Operating System!!! macOS Ventura does NOT supported!!!
Apple® macOS® Monterey v12
Apple macOS Big Sur v11
Apple macOS Catalina v10.15
ModelBasic: Apple Mac Pro® 4.1, MacBook Pro 5.1, iMac® 8.1, Mac mini® 3.1, MacBook Air®, MacBook® 5.1 Recommended: Apple Mac® models supporting Metal Graphics Engine Apple Mac models with M series chip are NOT SUPPORTED yet
CPU Type64-bit Intel CPU
Recommended: 8GB or higher
Display ResolutionBasic: 1280 x 800 display High Resolution: 2880 x 1800 with Retina Display
Disk Space5 GB free disk space for download and installation