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AEC Collection Essentials

CAD to Intelligent Design

28 July 2021 @ 4 p.m. SAST

Integrated BIM and CAD tools for the AEC Industry

With the Autodesk AEC Collection you get access to a set of integrated tools that equip you to meet any project challenge – now and in the future. Use powerful BIM and CAD workflows enabled by a comprehensive set of software and services to deliver your best work and stay competitive.

Everything you need in one collection

With the AEC Collection, you get for analysis, visualisation, reality capture, detailing, and automation. The collection includes products needed to complete design and construction workflows across the project lifecycle, such as conceptual design, site surface coordination, early-stage site design context modelling, bridge design, structural analysis, steel detailing and fabrication, and mechanical fabrication. Data exchange and interoperability of products in the collection allow you to move data between products to complete these workflows.

What's new in 2022

The AEC Collection 2022 update offers more efficient and effective workflows.  Deliver your best work with a cloud-based common data environment, upgraded production workflows in Revit, and tighter connections between the tools you use every day.

Included, are these top design products plus 12 additional products for analysis, visualization, reality capture, detailing, and automation.

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Benefits of the AEC Collection
Be ready for anything with a full set of BIM tools
Get an essential set of tools, including Revit and AutoCAD, at a great price. And with access to over a dozen more tools, you can try new workflows or projects.
Access the latest and previous releases
Ensure software compatibility with all team members by accessing previous versions when you need them. Stay current with the latest releases. Deploy updates whenever you want.
Easier software and license management
Eliminate the headache of managing multiple product licenses. Get insights on product use. Easily download, install, and use as many products within the collection as you want, whenever you like.
Choose access for individuals or teams
Choose between subscriptions that provide single-user access for an individual or give teams permission to share licenses with multi-user access.

Modena offers expert advice and BIM implementation

Autodesk Docs is now available in the AEC Collection. This addition provides users with seamless navigation and integrated workflows to create a single source of truth across the project lifecycle. Existing AEC Collection customers will now have the new functionality to share, manage, and review designs and models in the cloud. New to Autodesk Docs? Contact Modena to assist your organisation with expert implementation and advice.

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Site design - the benefits of the AEC Collection

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Unlock the power of BIM

With Revit, you can plan, design, construct and manage buildings with multidisciplinary BIM software.

Watch the collection in action

Watch how BIM 360 Design is set up for design collaboration with Plant 3D, Revit and Navisworks in a pumphouse renovation.


The Autodesk AEC Collection for 2021 introduces and enhanced, integrated bridge design workflow for bridge professionals.


Dynamo for Civil 3D is perfect for land and site developers. Increase efficiency and reduce time outputs with the Civil 3D toolkit.

Connected BIM workflows for your industry
See how people in the AEC industry are using the AEC Collection
Experts in the field of Rational Fire Design
Using Revit 3D, Navisworks and AutoCAD, Sutherland Engineers are experts in the field of Rational Fire Design.
Image courtesy of Sutherland Engineers
Old Spaces get a new lease on life

Local Studio recently completed a R15 Million project in Limpopo that converted an old lodge and wedding venue into a training hostel, accommodating over 120 students.

Image courtesy of Natasha Laurent
Eye on the Maine chance
Boogertman uses BIM to keep up with the latest innovations in architecture, and to ensure workflows run as efficiently as possible.
Image courtesy of Boogertman And Partners

AEC Futures Symposium Report

With the onset of COVID-19, potent macro-forces are reshaping the future of AEC. Find out about the top trends impacting the AEC industry in Autodesk's new report.

Can I switch to a collection?
Yes. Annual or multi-year subscribers to most individual products or suites can switch to a collection.
Can teams use a collection?
Yes. You can get multi-user access to a collection deployed through a network license.

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