Autodesk Inventor: Mechanical design software for ambitious ideas

Use powerful design and engineering tools
Revolutionize your product development process as Inventor empowers engineers and designers to bring their ideas to life with unparalleled precision. Seamlessly integrate mechanical, electrical, and plumbing components, ensuring a holistic approach to your design challenges.
Experience the power of parametric modeling and dynamic simulation that allows you to optimize and validate your designs in real-time. Autodesk Inventor is not just a tool; it's a catalyst for creativity, collaboration, and efficiency in the world of engineering. Elevate your design game, reduce time-to-market, and turn concepts into reality with the cutting-edge capabilities of Autodesk Inventor. Welcome to a future where innovation knows no bounds.
  • Overview
  • Benefits
  • Features

What is Autodesk Inventor?

Inventor® 3D CAD software provides professional-grade mechanical design, documentation and product simulation tools.

  • Powerful blend of parametric, direct, freeform and rules-based design capabilities.
  • Integrated tools for sheet metal, frame design, tube and pipe, cable & harness, presentations, rendering, simulation, machine design and more.
  • TrustedDWG® compatibility and powerful Model-Based Definition (US site) capabilities for embedding manufacturing information directly in the 3D model.

Why use Inventor?

Improve product performance
Use powerful 3D modelling and simulation capabilities to design and optimise performance.
Reduce repetitive tasks
Quickly create customisable configurations of your designs and automate common tasks.
Boost collaboration
Connect your designs with incoming customer data and share ideas in a secure cloud-based service.

What you can do with Autodesk Inventor

Share feedback with built-in collaboration tools

  • Work with anyone, anywhere, no matter what CAD software they use.
  • Collect feedback from stakeholders wherever they are using cloud-based design review.
  • Follow the product development lifecycle with one data model.
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Satisfy demands for custom products and automate processes

  • Design efficiently using specialised industry toolsets.
  • Enable design automation powered by iLogic.
  • Access Inventor API to create add-ins.
  • Access Forge Design Automation API for running job processes in the cloud.
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BIM Interoperability

  • Increase your sales opportunities while participating in BIM projects.
  • Use data exchanges for a highly collaborative workflow when creating custom fabrications around Revit data.
  • Include necessary authoring metadata and export your designs to a BIM-ready Revit format.
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