FDES - CAD Customization Services

CAD Customization

FDES helps our clients to increase their productivity by developing customized CAD plugins (add-ons).

Custom plugins provide you enhanced features which are not available in your CAD software, also helps you to automate the simple and complex tasks, thus saving a lot of design time to the CAD Engineer and money to the organisation.

FDES has the ability to provide client specific customization solutions with a strong combination of industry domain and programming expertise.

Our custom CAD plugins can,

  • Extend your CAD software functionality, adds new features to your existing CAD software
  • Adds custom Forms, Toolbars and Menus
  • Automates the repetitive design tasks
  • Reduces the design time
  • Makes the CAD software highly intelligent by incorporating the customer’s design rules and logic
  • Reduces the mistakes to few or even completely
  • Automates the BOM generation process
  • Connects the designs and drawings to company ERP systems to exchange the data
  • Automates the Drawing creation process
  • Exports the Drawing data to Microsoft Excel or other databases
  • Creates Drawings based on Excel data

Customization Capabilities

We have developed plugins using various programming technologies to provide effective solutions for our clients. So far, we have delivered more than 250 custom plugins to our clients. We are supporting our client with a wide range of programming technologies for customization, which includes,

  • Solidworks (.NET API), VBA Macros, Drive Works
  • Autodesk Inventor (.NET API), VBA Macros, iLogic, Configurator 360
  • AutoCAD (.NET ARX), VBA Macros, LISP
  • Autodesk Advance Steel (.NET API)
  • Autodesk Revit (.NET API)
  • Autodesk Fusion 360
  • Autodesk Forge – Design Automation API for AutoCAD, Revit and Inventor
  • Autodesk Forge – Data Management API, Viewer API
  • BIM 360 API
  • Open Design Alliance Teigha.NET / Teigha.Java
  • Solid Edge (.NET API)
  • MicroStation (.NET API)
  • Autodesk Vault (.NET API)
  • Solidworks EPDM (.NET API)