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Visualize and optimize your factory designs

Factory Design Utilities software lets you plan and validate factory layouts for efficient equipment placement to improve production performance. Factory Design Utilities is only available in the Product Design & Manufacturing Collection.

Factory Design Utilities features

  • Industrial machinery

    Design tools to create, publish, share, and manage 3D content for factory layouts. (video: 2:18 min.)

  • Facilities layout

    Design facility layouts. Visualize and detect clashes in large facility layouts. (video: 1:43 min.)

  • Engineering services

    Streamline design of bidding proposals and produce more compelling 3D sales tools. (video: 2:47 min.)

  • Process Analysis

    Model and simulate your manufacturing processes. (video: 2:30 min.)

What's new

  • Local asset chain creation

    Build and publish new asset chains locally within AutoCAD using a multistep wizard.

  • Drive assets with iLogic forms

    Support has been added for iLogic forms to drive asset parameters.

  • Place group assets

    Reuse a group of assets from another layout as a copy.

  • Process analysis improvements

    Operators can now work more efficiently when moving between operations.

How Factory Design Utilities is used

Plan entire factories and work processes


Extending planning capabilities

Factory Design Utilities helps Feige Filling plan entire factories and work processes. It enables the company to complete tasks using a single digital model.

Improve efficiency with laser scanning technology


Improved efficiency with laser scanning

This auto industry conveyor systems manufacturer uses laser scanning to find potential clashes or problems before installation begins.

Improve planning and quality


Better planning and quality

Engineers at this thermoprocessing systems manufacturer provide clients with a clearer impression of designs in specific environments, reducing errors.

Try Factory Design Utilities free for 30 days

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