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Factory Design Suite trial

Factory Design Suite

  • Analyse and optimise factory layouts before building
  • Available for Windows 64-bit



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Factory Design Suite 2015 Ultimate edition trial includes the following software:

  • AutoCAD Architecture
  • AutoCAD Mechanical
  • Vault Basic
  • Showcase
  • AutoCAD
  • ReCap
  • Inventor
  • 3ds Max Design
  • Inventor Professional
  • Navisworks Manage


Software included in the Standard and Premium editions differs. See included software.

Note: Navisworks Manage, which includes the functionality of Navisworks Simulate, is included in the Ultimate Edition. Navisworks Simulate is included in the Premium edition.

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