Product Design & Manufacturing Collection Overview

Autodesk® Product Design & Manufacturing Collection is a set of integrated 2D & 3D CAD, CAE, and CAM applications for product development and manufacturing planning, including fully-integrated simulation and 5-axis CAM with Autodesk Nastran In-CAD and HSM. From engineering to production, the Product Design & Manufacturing Collection has all the professional-grade tools needed to help your entire team carry out their best work.

  • Everything you need
    Run your entire product development process with an end-to-end solution that includes 2D & 3D design, advanced simulation, 2.5- to 5-axis CAM, factory layout, and more.


  • The power of workflows
    Center all your work around your Inventor data with integrated CAD, CAE, and CAM. Connect seamlessly with specialized applications to create a complete product definition.


  • Prepare for the future
    Stay at the forefront of product development with access to the latest capabilities as soon as they’re available, whether it’s continual enhancements to the products you use today or incorporating new, cloud-based technologies like Fusion 360 into your workflow.


Product Design & Manufacturing Collection Features

The Product Design and Manufacturing Collection includes key products such as Inventor Professional, AutoCAD, Nastran In-CAD and Autodesk HSM in addition to other software included.

It’s more value, more flexibility, and more simplicity:

  • Access to a wide selection of essential 3D design software for the work you do
    Get the tools you need now and in the future, as the collection and your business evolves.
  • Choose the individual products that you want to use
    Download and install what you want, whenever you like – whether it is for occasional use, to meet requirements of a particular project or client, or to explore new workflows.
  • Get access to the specific AutoCAD software designed for your work
    Increase productivity using the AutoCAD intended for your work, such as AutoCAD Electrical or AutoCAD Mechanical.
  • Use mobile apps and take advantage of the power of the cloud
    View and create rich visualisations, work in the field and store your designs.

Go from design to manufacturing, with one subscription


The Product Design & Manufacturing Collection includes:

Mechanical design and 3D CAD software CAD-embedded finite element analysis software Fully integrated CAM solution for Inventor

Cloud-based 3D CAD/CAM/CAE software for product design


Design and documentation software

AutoCAD functionality, plus electrical design CAD features


Mechanical design and drafting software Integrated CAM solution for SOLIDWORKS
Product data management software

Project review tools for integration, analysis & communication


AutoCAD functionality, plus tools just for architects 3D modeling, animation, and rendering software
Reality capture and 3D scanning software and services

Conceptualize, plan & validate manufacturing facilities. Now includes Process Analysis


AutoCAD functionality, plus tools just for architects Fast, high-resolution renderings in the cloud
Upload and access large files of any type—anytime, anywhere

Sheet metal nesting software that helps optimize yield from flat raw material


Autodesk Licensing Explained

Autodesk licenses are designed to make using our products easier, no matter what project you’re working on. Whether you’re in school, a small design team or a multi-national corporation; choosing the right license is an important step in getting the most out of our products. Take advantage of our free trial licenses, so you can see first-hand how our products can help you imagine, design and create a better world.Learn more about all Autodesk licensing options below or if you need help with a license you’ve already purchased, contact us at +64 9 302 4028.


Autodesk Licensing Options

  • Single User: For individuals or small to medium businesses requiring a specific number of users
  • Multi User: For medium to large organizations requiring many users
  • Students & educators: Prepare the next generation of architects, engineers and digital artists


Additional Information
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Post Processor

CADPRO Systems Post Processor development and adjustment service gives you a readily accessible method of requesting posts online.

You can submit the request form and provide all the information requested, to allow our engineering experts to accurately assess the time and costs involved in developing or adjusting your post.

Post Processor Request Form >

If you do not have all the information requested on the form or are unable to provide us with the mandatory detail required, then simply fill out the contact us form here and one of our CAM Specialists will contact you shortly.

Let CADPRO Systems guide you through the best options for subscribing to the collection. And with consultation, training, and support services, we can help you get up and running quickly.

Here’s what the collection can do for you

End-to-end product development

Provide your entire team all the professional-grade tools needed to design, test, manufacture, and manage your product. (video: 1:31 min.)

Design to manufacturing workflow

Quickly program parts for a variety of machining processes, and instantly update toolpaths whenever the design is updated. (video: 1:27 min.)

Improve product performance

Make better, faster decisions with advanced simulation tools that are integrated directly into the design environment. (video: 1:55 min.)

Design to manufacturing workflow

Quickly program parts for a variety of machining processes, and instantly update toolpaths whenever the design is updated. (video: 1:27 min.)

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Product Design & Manufacturing Collection

It’s easy to get started. Buy online or talk to someone about purchase options, call us at +64 9 302 4028.

Switch to this collection

Annual or multi-year subscribers to most individual products or design and creation suites can switch to a collection by contacting us. Learn more