Collaborate with an entire team at designing a plant

Create 3D plant designs and work alongside hundreds of other people at the same project simultaneously. Choose the required parametric components from a comprehensive catalogue and position them accordingly.

AVEVA PDMS 3D design software delivers maximum productivity and capability on all types of plant project, from the smallest upgrade to newbuild projects of unlimited size and complexity. PDMS users range from small engineering contractors to many of the largest multinational process and power companies.

PDMS includes comprehensive functions for all aspects of 3D plant design.


-A fully interactive, intuitive 3D plant design environment, with a Microsoft Office-style user interface based on .NET technology
-Hundreds of designers can work concurrently on a project, in a fully controlled manner, with visibility of the entire design at all times.
-Designers progressively create a highly intelligent 3D design by selecting and positioning parametric components from an extensive catalogue.
-Clash checking and configurable integrity checking rules help a designer create ‘right first time’ design and enable effective overall design quality assurance.
-A configurable Status Management function provides visual highlighting and clear reporting of design maturity status of PDMS objects.
-Highly configurable, automatic generation of a wide range of reports and drawings direct from the PDMS database

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