VectorWorks 2017 for Mac
VectorWorks 2017 is currently the best selling CAD software on the Mac and an industry standard on Windows. With over 400,000 users in over 80 countries, it is one of the world’s most popular CAD programs. Engineered to meet the specific needs of smart-sized companies, VectorWorks for macOS has everything you need for precision 2D drafting, powerful 3D modeling and sophisticated client presentations. Plus, it has built-in database and spreadsheet capabilities to track costs and materials, and flexible scripting language to automate routine drafting tasks.
Whether your specialty is architecture, landscape, or entertainment design, Vectorworks® Designer software enables you to draft, model, and present in a single, intuitive interface. Enhance your workflow and follow your inspiration. Explore your ideas, and discover new ways to simplify your process with Vectorworks Designer – the ultimate solution for the design professional who needs it all.
Designers choose Vectorworks Architect software because it provides a solution that supports the creative process instead of replacing it. From 2D and 3D to BIM and beyond, Vectorworks Architect delivers a robust suite of capabilities that will enhance your workflows from concept to construction and improve your design process.
What’s new in VectorWorks 2017:
・Vectorworks 2017 delivers a robust suite of capabilities that will simplify your process, enhance your workflows, and empower you to explore the possibilities of BIM and beyond.
Simplify YOUR PROCESS:
・Design smarter with intuitive software capabilities engineered to work for you.
・Vectorworks software’s Resource Manager puts the ability to create, edit, and apply desired resources to your designs at your fingertips. Easily find what you need with powerful search and filtering, attach keyword tags, and access your resources directly from Vectorworks software’s parametric tools.
Enhance Your Workflows:
・Customize and streamline your workflows with purpose-built tools.
・Planning for a site’s irrigation involves considerations and calculations related to both its physical features and resource availability. Vectorworks software meets all of these needs with innovative irrigation design tools.
Coordinate with your project team:
・First-class tools and customizable workflows to go beyond exploration and into development.
The Architect’s BIM Tool:
・Vectorworks software provides a purpose-built suite of tools that equip you to create a building information model for documentation and collaboration without inhibiting your preferred design process. Our 2017 features support the future of BIM workflows with IFC4 compatibility, direct Revit import, and project sharing capabilities that allow you to work concurrently on a single file with your entire project team.
Share Your Vision:
・Communicate across the design process, sharing your ideas and inspiration with your collaborators, clients, and more.
Virtual Reality & Webview:
・Easily share your designs with current clients and collaborators using Vectorworks software’s immersive webview and virtual reality features. Generate a link that allows anyone, anywhere, to view your model in 3D on any device.
Inspire Your Clients:
・Create stunning, photo-realistic renderings that showcase your design and grow your business.
・All Vectorworks software packages include Renderworks, the best-in-industry rendering feature set built on the award-winning Cinema 4D render engine. Renderworks provides the tools necessary to visualize your work throughout the design process while producing clear and accurate illustrations.
Tested and working on macOS 10.12