Autodesk AutoCAD Design Suite 2017 2018

This product is no longer available. By August 1, 2016 the Design Suites are replaced by the new Industry Collections.

Collection for BIM Collection for Manufacturing

Take the power of AutoCAD software further

Autodesk AutoCAD Design Suite helps you create stunning designs, connect easily with stakeholders, and streamline entire workflows. The suite includes raster-to-vector conversion and visualization software, as well as tools to capture and showcase 3D CAD models.

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All the intuitive solutions for sketching, designing, presenting and visualizing in one affordable package.

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Benefits AutoCAD Design Suite

USP Stunning Visual Experience

Stunning Visual Experience

See the details in your drawings more clearly.

USP Smart Dimensioning

Smart Dimensioning

Create measurements based on your drawing context.

USP Professional documentation tools

Professional documentation tools

Share design details with documentation tools.

This product is no longer available

Starting 1 August 2016, Autodesk will offer two software collections tailored to your work - a robust set of the best Autodesk software for your industry. Essential tools, together, at one great price. More value, more flexibility, more simplicity.

The Architecture, Engineering & Construction Collection is a rich set of software and innovative technologies to help you design, engineer, and construct higher-quality, more predictable building and civil infrastructure projects.

The Product Design Collection offers connected, professional-grade tools that help you make great products today and compete in the changing manufacturing landscape of the future. Create products using the latest design and engineering tools, including Inventor and AutoCAD.

Collection for Building & Plant Design

Collection for Product and Factory Design

AutoCAD Design Suite Overview

Shape the world around you

Quickly sketch ideas, create conceptual models, and develop precise documentation: Sketch your design ideas as an inspirational starting point to your AutoCAD workflow. Bring in your design information from a variety of sources, and convert it to the DWG format Pull your scanned drawings and legacy plans directly into AutoCAD with raster-to-vector conversion tools

Connect your AutoCAD designs to your entire workflow and share them with colleagues: Overlay live maps directly onto your design file to bring in real-world environments. Highlight your design ideas with illustrations, renderings, 3D presentations, and 3D physical models.

Experience the power of the cloud

Purchase the Autodesk Design Suite with Subscription and your favourite Autoesk software is always up-to-date, you get 25 Gb of cloud storage, and get access to leading Autodesk Cloud Services. Finish compute-intensive tasks in minutes or hours instead of days. Collaborate with as many people and use as many services as you need. Use multiple cloud services to tackle multiple projects and tasks, all at once.

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The beste 2D and 3D CAD tools

Extend the power and flexibility of your familiar AutoCAD workflow with tools to help you create, capture, connect, and showcase your designs with impact.

The AutoCAD Design Suite consists of:


The world’s most trusted design software for 2D and 3D design.

  • Create stunning designs
  • Collaboration
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AutoCAD Raster Design

Raster-to-vector conversion software.

  • Powerful vectorization tools
  • Based on the powerful AutoCAD platform
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Autodesk Showcase 2016

Showcase 3D visualization and 3D presentation software provides easy-to-use presentation and design exploration tools for architects, designers, engineers, and marketing professionals.

  • Bring your design to life
  • Powerful 3D visualization tool
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Autodesk ReCap

Autodesk Recap allows designers, engineers, and builders to integrate reality capture data into their design and building process.

  • Time savings
  • Design in-context
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Autodesk 3ds Max

Customize, collaborate, and create 3D content quickly with 3ds Max 3D modeling, animation, and rendering software.

  • Increase productivity
  • Bring your design to life
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Autodesk Alias Design

Industrial design and Class-A surfacing software.

  • Powerful vectorization tools
  • Based on the powerful AutoCAD platform
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Choose the edition that’s right for you

Compare the features included in the 3 editions of AutoCAD Design Suite

AutoCAD Raster Design
3ds Max
Alias Design

Our proven project approach ensures a successful implementation

Meet and share knowledge

Meet and share knowledge

You get to know us, and we share our knowledge with you. 

Start-up phase

Start-up phase

Together, we look at what solutions best meet your goals.

Initiation phase

Initiation phase

We map the entire project, the milestones, and the approach.

Implementation phase

Implementation phase

We take clear steps towards an effective implementation of your solution.

Maintenance and support phase

Maintenance and support phase

The solution is up and running. Together, we ensure that it’s efficiently managed and maintained.

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About Cadac Group

In your industry, you are constantly striving for greater efficiency, especially for the complex design processes in your field of expertise. In these cases, you want to rely on the market knowledge of industry experts. With us, you can benefit from more than 30 years of experience in creating, managing, and sharing your digital design information. Our solutions link your design software to the technology for the management of the process and the sharing of documents. This makes your design process faster and more efficient.

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