Autodesk AutoCAD Utility Design

Model-based electrical distribution design.

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As of February 7, 2017, Autodesk will no longer be selling AutoCAD Utility Design (AUD). As part of the strategic relationship agreement, SBS will be responsible for any future development, support and licensing of successor SBS-branded products based on the current AUD.

Autodesk FAQ for AutoCAD Utility Design Customers

AutoCAD Utility Design Features:

3D Model-Based Design

Design overhead and underground structures, electrical components, and communication features, including overhead primary lines with neutrals and dual network support.

Configurable Rules, Workflows and Standards

Define rules that govern workflows, engineering analysis, and validation.



Rules-Based Engineering Analysis

Size and place assets to have fewer over-orders of materials and in-field changes.

Coordinate and Deliver Design Data

Review, approve, and manage designs in Vault data management software. Generate bills of materials (BOMs) and drawings for designs.


Share Data Between Design and GIS

Sync and merge data from AutoCAD Utility Design with the industry model in AutoCAD Map 3D mapping software.

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