MEP software for designers and drafters
Autodesk® AutoCAD® MEP software helps you draft, design, and document building systems. Create more accurate designs within a familiar AutoCAD-based environment. Increase productivity and reduce errors with automated drafting tasks, manufacturers’ parts, and interference detection. Support mechanical, electrical, and plumbing (MEP) engineering systems throughout the building lifecycle with reliable DWG™ files.
Autodesk® AutoCAD® MEP software automates tedious drafting tasks, helping mechanical, electrical, and plumbing (MEP) designers and drafters create more accurate construction documentation faster. Sharing, collaborating, and coordinating with architects, engineers, and contractors is easier using the reliable DWG™ technology.
Productivity and usability
Automated property set definitions. Automatically attach and modify property set definitions.
Command line search | MEP systems and styles. Add existing systems and styles more quickly.
Project information file backup. Restore corrupted files with project backup.
Annotation and unit scaling. Objects and text change along with drawing units.
Display order by layer. Set an order for layers and preview your changes.
Set to layer zero. Change the layer of drawing entities in one click.
Block swap. Make changes to components as your design changes.
Point clouds. Use point cloud data for all your renovation projects.
Dynamic input for dimensions. Use dynamic input to add wires, pipes, and more.
AutoCAD MEP object snaps. Toggle MEP Object Snaps independently.
Construction and content
Enhanced Content Builder navigation. Open the Content Builder with a right-click option.
Enhanced layer standards. Comply with NCS 5.0 without modifying layer names.
Enhanced documentation. Create, rationalize, and document 2D views.
Integrated content search. Easily find design files, objects, and content.
Convert AutoCAD blocks and symbols. Convert or batch-convert single/multiple blocks.
Project navigator—drawing management. Create and manage MEP project drawing sheet sets.
Pipe content and routing preferences. Use routing preferences with sloped piping.
Spaces and zones. Calculate room measurements automatically.
IFC data support. Create, manage, and share design data.
AutoCAD WS. View, edit, and share DWG drawings online or on the go.
AutoCAD and AutoCAD Architecture support. Work on flat 2D or geometric floor plans
Autodesk Exchange. Enhance workflow with the latest extensions.
Windows 8 Enterprise or Professional edition, Windows 7 Enterprise, Ultimate, Professional, or Home Premium edition, or Windows XP Professional (SP2 or later)
Pentium 4 with Intel® EM64T support and SSE2 technology, Intel® Xeon® processor with Intel EM64T support and SSE2, AMD Opteron® processor with SSE2 technology, or AMD Athlon® 64 processor with SSE2 technology
2 GB RAM (4 GB RAM recommended)
6 GB free disk space for installation
Video card 1,024 x 768 with true color (1,600 x 1,050 or higher recommended)
Microsoft® Internet Explorer® 7.0 (or later)
Microsoft Mouse-compliant pointing device
NET Framework Version 4.0 Update 1