Industrial Design

The Ideal Workflow Solution

CATIA for Industrial Design is the ideal workflow solution for styling and design. It empowers design sketch integration, ultra-fast 3D ideation concept modeling with subdivision surfaces, high-end surfacing, high-end real-time visualization, photo-realistic rendering and rapid prototyping in 3D Human context.

CATIA for Industrial Design streamlines the process of industrial design from 2D and 3D sketch, concept & detail surface modeling to design visualization & validation. It brings together the intuitiveness of creative 2D painting gestures for 3D sketching, quick & easy 3D Concept exploration with virtual clay modeling, the power of accurate 3D surface modeling and the realtime & interactive rendering for design visualization.

All of these are totally integrated, boosting design creativity and innovation.


A complete and unified industrial design workflow solution, from 2D and 3D sketch, concept modeling, detail and technical surface modeling to design visualization:

  • Complete Industrial Design solution

  • 3D Creativity accessible with easy to learn & use 3D modeling

  • 3D Sketching

  • 3D Virtual Clay Modeling

  • Advanced Surface Modeling tools

  • Realtime & Interactive Rendering

  • Drafting & Collaboration

  • 3D Printing

  • Human Design

  • Available On-premise or On-The-Cloud

CATIA For Industrial Design

Key Benefits

  • Explore ideas by sketching in 3D – with a unique and natural 3D-Sketching technology

  • Sculpt in 3D with ultra-fast Virtual Clay Modeling – thanks to subdivision surface technology

  • Design with direct solid modeling and compose products with automated assembly features