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Civil 3D® design software empowers civil engineers to realize tomorrow’s infrastructure, today.
Work with a model-based environment for better design decisions and project quality.
Streamline documentation with a design-driven approach to plans production.
Harness the power of BIM (Building Information Modeling) for greater design coordination and project collaboration.
Work in a 3D model-based detailed design environment with tools for design automation, analysis, and optimization.
Automate plans production based on your 3D design model.
Enable multidisciplinary team coordination and more integrated workflows throughout the project lifecycle.
Civil 3D includes purpose-built tools for critical civil engineering disciplines. See how Civil 3D can help you design and build better roads and highways, sites, and rail projects.
Civil 3D supports workflows for various civil engineering projects, including roads and highways, rail, bridges and tunnels, site development, and storm and sanitary networks.
Connect project teams anytime, anywhere with Collaboration for Civil 3D and BIM Collaborate Pro to keep teams in sync and projects on track.
— Ismaeel Babur, Senior Civil Engineer, Virgin Hyperloop One
— Charles D’Errico, IT Systems Analyst, Thomas & Hutton
— Hao Fu, Civil Engineer, Chongqing Architectural Design Institute of China
A separate install or subscription to another Autodesk product may be required.
Use Grading Optimization to automate time-consuming grading tasks, explore alternatives to find optimal solutions, and return to Civil 3D to complete the detailed design. (video: 1:59 min.)
Transform how you navigate, visualize, and interact with Civil 3D design models using Project Explorer. (video: 2:01 min.)
Effectively visualize and analyze geotechnical data, then easily utilize that data directly in your Civil 3D design model.
Import base and rover survey data and convert it to coordinate geometry points in a Civil 3D drawing
Bring geospatial information systems (GIS) data from ArcGIS into Civil 3D drawings, save back edited content, and publish and export Civil 3D data for use in ArcGIS.
Collaborate on Civil 3D projects anytime, anywhere from one location. Keep teams on the same page and clearly visualize the impact of design changes.
Use a set of transportation design tools, including tools for vehicle swept path prediction for steered vehicles, light rail vehicles, and aircraft; parking layout design; and roundabout design.
*Compared with purchasing each product separately.
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Civil 3D is used to plan, design, and deliver land development, water, and transportation projects
Civil engineers, civil designers, and other civil infrastructure professionals rely on Civil 3D for better, more innovative project outcomes.
Your Civil 3D subscription gives you access to install and use the 3 previous versions. Available downloads are listed in your Autodesk Account after subscribing. See also previous releases available for subscribers.
Autodesk provides download and install instructions for individuals and administrators. Your available downloads appear in Autodesk Account. Find your product, select a version, platform, language, and download method. For more information, visit the Autodesk Knowledge Network.
With a subscription to Civil 3D software, you can install it on up to 3 computers or other devices. However, only the named user can sign in and use that software on a single computer at any given time. Please refer to the Software License Agreement for more information.
Launch your trial software and click Subscribe Now on the trial screen or buy Civil 3D here. When buying your subscription, enter the same email address and password combination you used to sign in to your trial. Learn more about converting a trial to a paid subscription.
The price of an annual Civil 3D subscription is
Model-based design for transportation, site, rail, civil structures, and other infrastructure projects
Collaboration and interoperability
Plan production and documentation