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DESIGNING AND BUILDING BETTER WITH BIM

Through BIM, Autodesk is helping Architecture, Engineering and Construction (AEC) professionals move towards more collaborative, automated and more successful ways of working.

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What is BIM?

Building Information Modeling (BIM) is an intelligent 3D model-based process that gives architecture, engineering, and construction (AEC) professionals the insight and tools to more efficiently plan, design, construct, and manage buildings and infrastructure.

BIM for your industry

Learn more about how BIM can help you optimize your work and company processes.

Make better design decisions, improve building performance, and collaborate more effectively throughout the project lifecycle.

Improve MEP (mechanical, electrical, and plumbing) design quality and collaborate in real time to support the project delivery process.

Use intelligent, connected workflows to help improve predictability, productivity and profitability.

Manage the design and construction of intelligent piping, structures, and processes more efficiently and collaboratively throughout project lifecycle and at hand-off.

Digitize your construction site and connect project information from design through construction and handover.

Explore how structural design and detailing software helps you win new business and support project delivery.

BIM for your industry

Learn more about how BIM can help you optimize your work and company processes.

A guide to your first BIM project

Building design

Learn how BIM (building information modeling) workflows automate the ordinary and can help you unlock new levels of creativity.

Infrastructure design

Enhance planning, design, and delivery of more scalable and sustainable civil infrastructure with a full range of tools.

Construction

Visually explore project constructability, manage your project cost more effectively and better predict project outcomes.

BIM Trends & Related Technologies

  • BIM Interoperability

    Autodesk recognizes the complexity of building and infrastructure projects and is committed to advancing interoperability.

  • The Integration of BIM & GIS

    Combining geospatial information and design data brings a more holistic view of infrastructure to life.

  • Generative Design for AEC

    Discover how design automation and design optimization deliver a new freedom and possibilities.

More Solutions for the AEC Industry

BIM is just the beginning. Autodesk provides AEC industry innovators with the tools they need to collaborate across the project lifecycle.