Looking for BricsCAD®?

We no longer sell or represent this product, however we continue to offer full support and plug-ins.


Change in ownership, distribution and management of BricsCAD has led CAD International to seek alternatives that better serve our clientele and are in closer alignment with our core values. As the regions most trusted CAD software company for over 30 years, it is important that we recommend only the best possible solution for your particular needs. In many cases we suggest switching to more cost effective, more popular or more productive CAD software such as those shown below. When you are running a plug-in application such as StrucPLUS however, you will need to use BricsCAD or AutoCAD until an alternative like ARES Commander supports that particular application.
If you are here because you are looking for the closest alternative to AutoCAD and are happy to consider the worlds #1 DWG alternative with many thousands of existing users, then ARES Commander is the product we would advise you to select. You can trial all the software alternatives before you choose and you can of course ask for our expert assistance.

Consider the following recommended alternatives

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Best option for BIM, Architecture, building design & interior design etc
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ARES Commander

ARES is the World’s #1 DWG alternative with flexible collaboration features you don’t get with any other DWG based product. Switch/upgrade to ARES

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Best for mechanical design, product design, structural steel, sheet metal, etc. Advanced parametric modeller.

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