Design & Creation Suites

The right tool at the right time, in one package, for less

Autodesk 3D design and creation suites provide expanded toolsets, unique interoperability, and a consistent user experience—for building design, product design, entertainment creation, and more. You can download a one page matrix to compare the products in the various editions of the 2014 Autodesk Design and Creation Suites.

Autocad Design Suite

Autodesk® AutoCAD® Design Suite software combines Autodesk® AutoCAD® software with tools to help you create, capture, connect, and showcase your designs with maximum impact. Extend the power of AutoCAD with tools to sketch and render 3D CAD models.

Intended for:

Designers, architects, engineers

Autodesk Factory Design Suite

Autodesk® Factory Design Suite helps you design and communicate the most efficient manufacturing layout by creating a digital factory model. Quickly evaluate multiple what-if layout scenarios to determine the best solution before any equipment is installed. Factory-specific visualization and analysis tools help increase innovation, design efficiency, and communication.

Intended for:

Factory layout designers

Autodesk Plant Design Suite

Autodesk® Plant Design Suite provides comprehensive plant design and piping software in an economical package. Design, model, and review plant projects more effectively. The suite can help you innovate ahead of the competition, communicate with greater clarity, and keep projects on schedule and within budget.

Intended for:

Plant designers, plant engineers

Autodesk Building Design Suite

Autodesk® Building Design Suite provides a 3D building design software portfolio that combines Building Information Modeling (BIM) and CAD tools to help you design, visualize, simulate, and build more efficiently. Produce compelling visualizations, use integrated simulation and analysis, create higher-quality construction documentation, and improve control over project outcomes.

Intended for:

Architects, MEP engineers, structural engineers, contractors

Autodesk Infrastructure Design Suite

Autodesk® Infrastructure Design Suite is a BIM for Infrastructure design solution that combines intelligent, model-based tools to help you gain more accurate, accessible, and actionable insight. With unique access to the Autodesk infrastructure software portfolio, you can benefit throughout the execution and lifecycle of transportation, land, and water projects.

Intended for:

Civil engineers, utility designers, GIS professionals

Autodesk Product Design Suite

Autodesk® Product Design Suite is a comprehensive solution delivering 3D design, simulation, collaboration, and visualization tools to complete your entire engineering process. The Digital Prototyping capabilities of the suite can help you design better products, reduce development costs, and get to market faster.

Intended for:

Product designers, mechanical engineers, electrical engineers

Autodesk Entertainment Creation Suite

Produce higher quality entertainment content with 3D animation software in the Autodesk® Entertainment Creation Suites. With an array of specialized creative toolsets integrated to form a modern, flexible pipeline, the suites help you tackle current projects and prepare for opportunities.

Intended for:

Animators, modelers, visual effects artists, game developers