AutoCAD Structural Detailing

AutoCAD Structural Detailing software, built on the familiar AutoCAD software platform, helps structural engineers, detailers and fabricators create detailing and fabrication shop drawings.


AutoCAD Structural Detailing Features

Structural drafting and documentation

Country-specific templates and databases
Base structural drawings on local and regional building codes using country-specific structural detailing templates.

Solid objects in drawings
Display solid objects in structural drafting documents, including items that are typically supported by a steel structure.

Weld symbols in drawings
Create manual weld definitions in drawings using the definition dialogue box.

Schedules and material takeoffs
Produce schedules and material takeoffs automatically from drawings, or export them to Microsoft Excel or Microsoft Word software.

Customizable detailing and shop drawing styles
More freely adjust the look of final shop drawings with customizable styles for engineers and drafters.

Structural element design productivity

Intelligent structural objects
Use intelligent objects to create structural steel models or rebar drawings.

Automatically generate shop drawings
Generate comprehensive workshop drawings with single parts and assemblies.

3D reinforcement beam design
View reinforcement and reinforced concrete element geometry in 3D.

Automatically generate views and details
Prepare shop drawings by automatically generating sections and elevations, complete with dimensions and descriptions.

Bolt, nut, and washer positioning
More easily create, modify, and update bolt connections.

Intelligent reinforcement bar definitions
Use the reinforcement bar definition feature for automatic recognition of bar shape and assignments of shape codes.

Structural analysis software interoperability
Easily import structural steel models created in Robot Structural Analysis Professional software.

Import Revit data
Use the Reinforcement Drawing Extension to export reinforcement data from Revit software products to generate 2D drawings.