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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. Available only as part of the Product Design 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

  • Convert 2D asset chains

    Convert a polyline of chained assets from AutoCAD into a visual representation of individual factory chained assets.

  • More asset properties

    New process object types provide information to assets for a more accurate simulation in a Process Analysis model.

  • Faster sync to Navisworks

    After a first sync, only changes made to your layout are applied, resulting in better performance for subsequent syncs.

  • Process Analysis enhancements

    View takt times to understand your process capacity. Monitor processor performance with line balancing charts.

Customer story

Feige Filling GmbH extends planning capabilities

Factory Design Utilities software helps Feige Filling plan entire factories and work processes. The software easily integrates into the company’s system. This allows Feige to use one interface to successfully complete tasks, saving time and money.