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The future of design is in your hands. We want to make sure that you have the best tools to design the best possible future. We make BricsCAD free to all students and schools to help the world get a head start on the future!

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2D/3D CAD Design Toolkit

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Building Information Modeling

Capture your ideas with BricsCAD BIM and move straight to documentation, in a familiar workflow.

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Feature-based assembly modeling

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