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

What is Autodesk InfoWorks ICM?

InfoWorks ICM is an advanced, integrated catchment modeling software with cloud capabilities that model complex hydraulic and hydrologic network elements quickly and accurately in a collaborative environment.

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

  • Deliver fast, accurate, easy-to-interpret visual results

  • Model small to large stormwater and wastewater networks in the cloud

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Why use Autodesk InfoWorks ICM?

Cloud Capabilities

Minimize project downtime from otherwise lengthy simulations.

Single platform

Solve water issues comprehensively, all in one space.

Connected experience

Collaborate smoothly with teams in the technical workspace.

Community and environment protection

Stay informed about forecast network response to allow flood and spill prevention.

What you can do with Autodesk Infoworks ICM

Improve the way you model with speed, accuracy, and connectivity

Give your team the fastest results with premium hardware and a connected modeling experience. Create hydrodynamic models anywhere in the world with scalable, flexible, resourceful, and cloud-optimized software.

Time-saving simulations

Cloud capabilities reduce project downtime with speedy simulations to help you make clear and decisive engineering decisions. Streamline model building and data entry to free up time for interpreting results.

Flood and spill risk forecast options

Gain a comprehensive understanding of stormwater and wastewater challenges and review multiple scenario results. Confidently explain water issues to the community and provide informed mitigation plans.

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Frequently asked questions (FAQs)

What is Autodesk 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. Autodesk InfoWorks ICM helps you plan for capacity improvements, system expansions, and emergency scenarios for water and wastewater professionals.

Who uses Autodesk Infoworks ICM?

Sewer and stormwater engineers, planners, project managers, and consultants use Autodesk 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 operating system does Autodesk InfoWorks ICM run on? 

InfoWorks ICM runs on Microsoft® Windows®. See InfoWorks ICM system requirements (US Site) for details.

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 (US Site) for more information.

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