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Plant Design Suite trial

Try Plant Design Suite Ultimate free for 30 days

  • 3D plant design software for advanced visualisation
  • Available for Windows 64-bit



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Plant Design Suite 2016 Ultimate edition trial includes the following software:

  • AutoCAD
  • AutoCAD Raster Design
  • AutoCAD MEP
  • ReCap
  • AutoCAD P&ID
  • AutoCAD Plant 3D
  • Revit Structure
  • 3ds Max
  • Navisworks Manage
  • Inventor with Routed Systems
  • Showcase


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.

Students and educators: With the exception of suites, Autodesk offers most popular products free to students and educators. You can get a free 36-month licence for most Autodesk products included in this suite by downloading each software product in the Autodesk Education Community (US site).


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