AutoCAD® Utility Design software combines design and documentation with rules-driven workflows and analysis for electrical distribution design. Improve design accuracy, analyze and optimize network designs for greater performance and reliability, and deliver more consistent and coordinated documentation.
3D model-based design
Design overhead and underground structures, electrical components, and communication features, including overhead primary lines with neutrals and dual network support.
(Video: 1:40 min.)
Configurable rules, workflows, and standards
Define rules that govern workflows, engineering analysis, and validation.
(Video: 1:27 min.)
Coordinate and deliver design data
Review, approve, and manage designs in Vault data management software. Generate bills of materials (BOMs) and drawings for designs.
(Video: 1:02 min.)
Share data between design and GIS
Sync and merge data from AutoCAD Utility Design with the industry model in AutoCAD Map 3D mapping software.
(Video: 2:45 min.)
|System requirements for AutoCAD Utility Design 2017|
|CPU Type||1 gigahertz (GHz) or faster 32-bit (x86) or 64-bit (x64) processor|
|Memory||4 GB (8 GB recommended)|
|Display Resolution||1360x768 (1600x1050 or higher recommended) with True Color
125% Desktop Scaling (120 DPI) or less recommended
|Disk Space||Installation: 11 GB|
|Pointing Device||MS-Mouse compliant device|
|Media (DVD)||Download and installation from DVD|
|Browser||Windows Internet Explorer® 9.0 (or later)|
|.NET Framework||.NET Framework Version 4.6|
|Additional requirements for Large Datasets, Point Clouds, and 3D Modeling|
|Memory||8 GB RAM or greater|
|Disk Space||6 GB free hard disk available not including installation requirements|
|Display Card||1600x1050 or greater True Color video display adapter; 128 MB VRAM or greater; Pixel Shader 3.0 or greater; Direct3D®-capable workstation class graphics card.|