Components and Software Tools

The Building Modeling Environment includes components for all aspects of working with building models, including:

  • creating and editing
  • analysis and simulation
  • collaborating and coordinating
  • viewing

The specific tools that you should download and install depends on your role in your team's project. This list will continue to evolve and be updated throughout the year.

Creating and Editing Tools

Tool

Used By

Revit 2022 Note:  If you already have Revit 2021 or an earlier version installed on your computer,  you can keep it, but you must also install the new 2022 version. Several product features that you will need are only available in the 2022 version.

All model creators/editors

Collaboration and Coordination Tools

Tool

Used By

BIM 360 / Autodesk Construction Cloud Available thru: - Web Browser interface - iPad and iPhone apps - Android Tablet and Phone apps

All model creators/editors Mentors Owners

Navisworks Manage 2022

Construction Managers BIM Coordinators

Analysis and Simulation Tools

Tool

Used By

ETABS v19

Structural

CSIxRevit 2022

Structural

Viewing Tools

Tool

Used By

BIM 360 / Autodesk Construction Cloud Available thru: - Web Browser interface - iPad and iPhone apps - Android Tablet and Phone apps

Mentors Owners Reviewers