Industry-leading 3D design software

Solid Edge uses synchronous technology to help you accelerate product design, make revisions faster, and improve design data re-use. With faster 2D drafting, best-in-class sheet metal design, flexible part and assembly modeling, built-in photo-realistic rendering, and unmatched mobility, Solid Edge helps you design better.

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Capabilities

Best-in-class 3D design

Next Generation Design

The future of 3D product development—generative modeling, additive manufacturing and reverse engineering, enabled by Convergent Modeling technology.

Synchronous Technology

Combining the speed and simplicity of direct modeling with the flexibility and control of parametric design.

Sheet Metal Design

Complete sheet metal design system with support for the entire design-through-fabrication process.

Assembly Modeling and Management

Superior assembly performance, whether you’re dealing with a few components or hundreds of thousands of parts.

Modular Plant Design

Solid Edge P&ID and piping solutions for modular plant design include support for P&ID creation, linked 3D piping and Isogen® output.

CAD Drawing and Drafting

Drawing layout, detailing, annotation and dimensioning controls that automatically comply with mechanical drafting standards.

Photo-Realistic Rendering

Photo-realistic images and animations from within the modeling environment to bring your models to life.

Cloud-enabled Design

Easy access across different devices, instant configuration of your CAD environment, and quick sharing of data with team members, suppliers and customers.

FREE Software

Free 3D Design Software

Free Software for Your Startup

If you’re an early stage startup in business for less than three years, you can now apply to get Solid Edge for free. With no application fee!

Download Free Solid Edge for Students

Build the skills you need with Solid Edge Student Edition software—a free version of the same easy-to-use software suite used by professionals.

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Mechanical Design in Solid Edge 2019

Solid Edge continues to improve in the area of design with each new release.

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We feel that Solid Edge gives us an unfair advantage. It’s such a powerful technology without the unnecessary complications that you get with larger programs, and it allows us to be competitive with bigger manufacturers even though we have fewer resources.

Theodore Turner, Head of Design and Development, Theebo Tech Pty Ltd

Customer Stories

How real companies are seeing the benefits of 3D Design

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