Accelerate your time to deliverable with BricsCAD® V24.
October 16, 2023
Ghent, Belgium, October 16th, 2023 - Today, Bricsys®, a global provider of Computer Aided Design and project collaboration platform, announced the launch of their newest CAD release, BricsCAD® V24. At a virtual event they highlighted the platform's innovative enhancements and newest industry specific workflows, all focused on improving design processes to ensure quicker deliverables and better project outcomes.
The latest release of BricsCAD® V24 product family, continues to build on the Bricsys foundation - accelerate the user’s time to deliverable without compromising on performance, cost, licensing flexibility, or data security.
Jan Syssauw, Vice President of Product and Development, kicked off the virtual event by emphasizing “The BricsCAD team has worked tirelessly over the last 12 months to deliver the best BricsCAD version ever!”
During the virtual launch, Bricsys' senior product teams provided a comprehensive overview of the new innovations within BricsCAD® V24, demonstrating their commitment to:
Building innovative, AI-driven tools and features that streamline project delivery without complexity.
Delivering professional, user-friendly, and highly compatible CAD software that ensures users can swiftly master BricsCAD®.
Introducing a modernized user experience and overall user interface, offering simple and accessible toolsets for enhanced productivity.
These advancements have collectively shaped the most comprehensive BricsCAD® version to date – a modern, professional, and cost-effective CAD solution designed to significantly accelerate and optimize your workflow processes.
BricsCAD® Lite and BricsCAD® Pro
BricsCAD® V24 unveiled significant improvements to BricsCAD® Lite and BricsCADsup>® Pro, enhancing 2D design and easing the transition to 3D. This update delivers a refreshed user experience featuring an AI-guided ribbon, in-product guidance, and user feedback integration. Notable features include a new Quick Calculator for in-app mathematical calculations, an improved Quad Cursor for simplified command access, enhanced Block Geometry matching, a revamped Sheet Set Manager with multi-user access, and support for standard raster file types with size and DPI control for effortless design sharing.
BricsCAD® Pro for Civil Users
BricsCAD® Pro V24 includes a full suite of civil and survey tools, making it easier for engineers and contractors to access the benefits of BIM without the complexity. By using the civil survey toolkit, the user can now incorporate survey data in their designs. This includes a range of tools for Point Clouds, TIN Surfaces, and Contouring, which help manage the GIS workflow more efficiently.
BricsCAD® BIM V24 introduces a host of new features to simplify and enrich its capabilities, offering engineers and contractors an accessible path to the advantages of BIM without the associated complexity. The 2D to 3D data exchange and scan to BIM functionality in this version of BricsCAD® BIM seamlessly facilitates the transition from 2D to 3D to BIM, empowering professionals to tackle intricate projects with ease. Collaboration is further streamlined with enhanced tools for IFC classification and data exchange across all BIM formats, including Revit® (for visualization purposes, not editing within Revit). Notably, the Point Cloud Manager is a novel addition, allowing users to efficiently manage point clouds, classify data within BricsCAD®, and focus on specific areas of interest. BricsCAD® BIM V24, with its 2D to 3D data exchange, Scan To BIM workflows, collaborative features, and point cloud management, emerges as a potent solution for professionals seeking to streamline their BIM workflows while handling complex projects.
BricsCAD® Mechanical V24 uncovers a host of 2D and mechanical design and drafting enhancements, streamlining mechanical design workflows with ease. This release enhances interoperability with various mechanical design software, simplifying the import and export of designs. The assembly process capabilities facilitate the creation of intricate assemblies, while the assembly inspection tool ensures assembly validation. Additionally, BricsCAD® Mechanical V24 empowers users to create exploded views, facilitating more effective design communication. The software's seamless interoperability extends to the import and export of 3D models, enabling the generation of component drawings, general arrangement drawings, exploded views, and assembly manual graphics, all within a single platform.
Bricsys® is committed to striking the perfect balance between cost and capability, providing a range of flexible licensing options. Their goal is to empower customers with the highest product value and eliminate any necessity for compromise when selecting their CAD software.
Rahul, the CEO of Bricsys®, expressed “BricsCAD® V24 is our fastest and most powerful release yet! It is converting even our biggest skeptics into advocates”. Learn more about BricsCAD V24s new and enhanced features here.
Bricsys®, part of Hexagon, is the global technology company that creates the BricsCAD® family of computer-aided design (CAD) products and the Bricsys® 24/7 project collaboration platform. We are committed to the success of our customers by offering cost-effective, mission-critical CAD software with industry-leading product support.