InfoWorks ICM: Plan and manage flood control, stormwater, and sewer systems

What is InfoWorks ICM?

InfoWorks ICM is advanced integrated catchment modeling software for modeling complex hydraulic and hydrologic network elements quickly, accurately, and collaboratively for water and wastewater. With InfoWorks ICM, you can:

  • Plan for capacity improvements, system expansions, and emergency scenarios

  • Deliver easy-to-interpret visual results

  • Accommodate small municipalities and large enterprise organizations

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Why use InfoWorks ICM?

Single quality platform

Purpose-built to provide comprehensive solutions to water issues.

Reliable and fast

Minimize project downtime from otherwise lengthy simulations.

Connects teams

Experience a truly collaborative approach in the technical workspace.

Protects people and environments

Stay informed about forecast network response to allow flood prevention.

What you can do with InfoWorks ICM

Deliver quality with one platform

Create or import a project in InfoWorks ICM, with simulation solvers in one place. Integrated catchment modeling (ICM) and stormwater management model (SWMM)-based hydraulic assessments allow for rich simulation of rivers, sewer systems, runoff calculations, and overland flooding.

Save time on projects

Increase collaboration and reduce project downtime with fast simulations so you can make clear and decisive engineering decisions. Streamline model building and data entry to free up time for interpreting results.

Plan for the future: Improve flood risk protection

Quickly delve into complex infrastructure challenges and return with comprehensive understanding and solutions. Explain water issues to your community and provide them with mitigation plans and confidence in your decisions.

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How InfoWorks ICM can boost your efficiency

From model development to simulation runs, InfoWorks ICM helps streamline projects and data intake.


Workgroup productivity in InfoWorks ICM

Work together to create unified models that are complete, accurate, and all within a shared workspace.

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Work more efficiently

Manage sewer and stormwater networks, knowing flood risks are mitigated and water quality is clean.

Frequently asked questions (FAQs)

What is InfoWorks ICM used for?

InfoWorks ICM is an advanced integrated catchment modeling software. It allows small utilities and large enterprise organizations to model complex hydraulic and hydrologic network elements quickly, accurately, and collaboratively. InfoWorks ICM helps you plan for capacity improvements, system expansions, and emergency scenarios for water and wastewater professionals.

Who uses InfoWorks ICM?

Sewer and stormwater engineers, planners, project managers, and consultants use InfoWorks ICM to face evolving challenges driven by regulations, level of service, customers, environment, and operations.

By building accurate and holistic models, we’re able to predict how a system will respond to varying conditions. This allows you to better respond, plan, and fulfill the needs of your community. Plus, you can do it all using an industry-trusted, cross-team solution.

How can you use ICM to deal with the water in your service area today, while planning for tomorrow?

Organizations dealing with stormwater, flooding, and sewers face a complex mix of requirements, including the need to:

  • Keep networks running reliably
  • Cope with aging assets, growth, and climate change
  • Reduce sanitary and combined sewer overflows (SSOs and CSOs)
  • Limit preventable flooding
  • Meet changing customer service, environmental, financial, and regulatory targets under increased scrutiny
  • Mitigate risks
  • Communicate effectively
  • Make defensible decisions and action plans
  • Use resources wisely

Which versions of InfoWorks ICM can I use if I subscribe to the current version?

Your InfoWorks ICM subscription gives you access to install and use the three previous versions. Available downloads are listed in your Autodesk Account after subscribing. See also previous releases available for subscribers.

Can I install InfoWorks ICM on multiple computers?

With a subscription to InfoWorks ICM software, you can install it on up to three 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.

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