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Build with precision and predictability

Why contractors use the AEC Collection

Improve constructability using an integrated set of BIM and CAD tools.

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    Mitigate risks early

    Improve predictability in the field by designing high Level of Development (LOD) models.

  • A construction worker on a hydraulic platform lift, working on a set of building pipes

    Avoid costly re-work

    Use powerful 3D co-ordination tools that detect clashes, errors and omissions.

  • Model of large construction site encircled by high-rise buildings

    Drive innovation

    Push your projects further with confidence using schedule and cost simulation.

Explore construction possibilities

  • General contractors

  • MEP contractors

  • Structural fabricators

  • Build with confidence

    Quickly move from design intent to construction without compromising quality.

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      Create precise 2D construction documentation

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      Use BIM tools to create detailed, reliable construction models

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      Combine data from multiple trades to better control project outcomes

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    Material quantification

    Build reliable estimates and minimise material waste with precise quantification tools. (video: 3.01 min.)

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  • MEP design to fabrication

    Use BIM-based workflows to move more seamlessly between design intent and detailing for fabrication.

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      Create CAD-based models and documentation to support fabrication

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      Deliver clash-free co-ordinated MEP models, preventing re-work

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      Reduce time to fabrication by building detailed MEP models

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    Fabrication driven by BIM

    Create fabrication-ready models of piping, plumbing or ductwork systems from design intent models. (video: 2.13 mins)

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  • Connected steel, precast and rebar fabrication

    Automate design to detailing to produce accurate shop deliverables that drive fabrication of concrete and steel structures.

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      Create structural models that automate detailing and fabrication

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      Automate steel shop deliverables with Revit integration

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      Co-ordinate between structural and other trades to resolve clashes

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    Connecting design to fabrication

    Revit and Advance Steel provide a more seamless BIM workflow from design to fabrication. (video: 2.36 min.)

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Constructing with the power of digital

Construction site with man in the foreground using a tablet to review floor plans

In the construction industry, a new generation of technologies is enabling teams to dramatically reduce the risk through virtual design and construction. Learn how technology is disrupting the way we design, build and operate buildings.

Image courtesy of Skanska

What our customers say

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Fortis Construction

Eliminating stakeholder uncertainty

“One of the biggest advantages of BIM is that it takes away the ambiguity that owners often experience during the design and construction phase.” —Monica Emmons, BIM Manager, Fortis Construction

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  • $200,000

    Identifying errors early saved more than $200,000 in potential re-work in the field.

  • 90%

    Using BIM to improve client outcomes accounted for a 90% customer repeat rate.

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