BricsCAD Shape – Free-of-cost Sketching Program for Architects
BricsCAD Shape is a new sketching program that Bricsys is offering free-of-cost to the creative architectural folks that use Trimble Sketchup for their pre-design concepts. “Shape” is a SketchUp-like 3D modeling competitor based on DWG and in actuality a subset of the BricsCAD platform toolset.
Shape is meant to address the conceptual modeling stages of the architectural design process and is, therefore, an AEC conceptual modeling tool. As a subset of BricsCAD and meant to compliment in particular its BIM offering, available for Windows and soon would be available for Mac.
BricsCAD Shape lets you create without limits. Sculpt your ideas in solids from the start. It’s the power of free-form modeling with full CAD accuracy.
BricsCAD Shape comes with a library of 3D components to help you present your ideas. Need more? You can import 3D models from any source, or create your own.
BricsCAD Shape’s UI offers everything you need and nothing you don’t. Learn it in less than 30 minutes and go.
Your Shape model opens directly in BricsCAD BIM. Develop your design, while collaborating across disciplines using buildingSMART-certified IFC. And create construction drawings faster and easier than ever.