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BIM tools for civil engineering design

Civil 3D® civil engineering software tools support Building Information Modelling (BIM) and help reduce the time it takes to design, analyse and implement changes.

Benefits

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IMPROVE PROJECT DELIVERY

Enhance project quality and accuracy and optimise design

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MAINTAIN MORE CONSISTENT DATA

Automate project deliverables and reduce documentation errors

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RESPOND FASTER TO PROJECT CHANGES

Accelerate detailed design and help streamline time-consuming tasks

Civil Design

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Corridor data shortcut (DREF) (enhanced)

Create and share data shortcuts for corridors

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Gravity pipe networks

Tools for sanitary and storm drainage systems

Bridge modelling

Enables modelling of bridges and bridge components

Geotechnical modelling

Streamline import and use of borehole data

Loop Geometry tool

Change loop number values and control repetition

Solids from Civil 3D objects

Create AutoCAD solids in Civil 3D user interface

DESIGN FEED

Work on an intranet, Internet or cloud connection.

TRUSTED DWG TECHNOLOGY

Maintain and preserve drawings with TrustedDWG™.

REFINED INTERFACE

A modernised interface that improves the design process.

MIGRATION TOOL ENHANCEMENTS

Migrating your custom settings and files from preceding releases has never been easier. Your custom settings are detected, allowing you to choose which ones you wish to migrate.

Civil 3D 2019 System Requirements

Operating System

  • Microsoft® Windows® 10 Anniversary Update (version 1607 or higher)
  • Microsoft Windows 8.1 with Update KB2919355
  • Microsoft Windows 7 SP1

Browser

Minimum: Internet Explorer® 11 or later
Recommended: Google™ Chrome

Processor

Minimum: 2.5–2.9 GHz or faster processor
Recommended: 3+ GHz or faster processor

Memory

Minimum: 8 GB
Recommended: 16 GB

Display Resolution

Conventional Displays:
1360 x 768 with True Color, and 125% Desktop Scaling (120 DPI) or less recommended

High Resolution & 4K Displays:
Resolutions up to 3840 x 2160 with True Color (Windows 10 64-bit and capable display card)

Display Card

Minimum: 1 GB GPU with 29 GB/s Bandwidth and DirectX 11 compliant
Recommended: 4 GB GPU with 106 GB/s Bandwidth and DirectX 11 compliant

Disk Space

Installation: 10 GB

Pointing Device

MS-Mouse Compliant

File Format Changes

AutoCAD .DWG format – R2018

Civil 3D Object format – R2018.2 ¹

¹ New vertical curve profile entities (fixed vertical curve by high or low point) are not supported in Civil 3D 2018.

.NET Framework

.NET Framework Version 4.7

Additional System Requirements

Memory

16 GB RAM or more

Disk Space

6 GB free hard disk space available, not including installation requirements

Display Card

1920 x 1080 or greater True Color video display adapter; 128 MB VRAM or greater; Pixel Shader 3.0 or greater; Direct3D®-capable workstation class graphics card.

Next Steps

Civil is available on a range flexible subscription terms to fit your needs & budget. If you have any questions or would like to request a quote please contact us.
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