BIM 360 Features and Capabilities

BIM 360 is available in four subscription offerings: BIM 360 Docs, BIM 360 Design, BIM 360 Glue and BIM 360 Build. Explore BIM 360 capabilities in the chart to determine which subscription, or combination of subscriptions, is best suited for your teams’ needs.

Capabilities

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BIM 360 DOCS BIM 360 DESIGN BIM 360 GLUE BIM 360 BUILD
Publishing & Viewing Features icon Features icon Features icon Features icon
Publishing
Support for any file type Yes Yes Yes Yes
Assign standard or custom attributes to files Yes Yes Yes Yes
Organise and manage specific versions of documents into Sets or Packages for a specific purpose during the project lifecycle Yes Yes Yes Yes
Title Block OCR for automatic naming and attribute assignment of PDF files (Plans folders only) Yes Yes Yes Yes
Connect BIM 360 cloud workspace to your desktop for file syncing (Project Files folders only) Yes Yes Yes Yes
Revit & AutoCAD Publishing
Publish Linked/X-ref'd Files Yes Yes Yes Yes
Extract 2D sheets from Revit files Yes Yes Yes Yes
Version Control
Track every update, including automatic slip sheeting, to maintain a current set Yes Yes Yes Yes
View previous versions Yes Yes Yes Yes
Viewing
Single viewer for both 2D & 3D design files Yes Yes Yes Yes
Viewer available on Web and iOS/Android mobile apps Yes Yes Yes Yes
Viewer support for design files, PDFs and Photos Yes Yes Yes Yes
Real-time Revit Collaboration Features icon Features icon Features icon Features icon
Revit Cloud Worksharing
Enable multiple users to co-author Revit models stored in BIM 360 within one firm or across multiple firms, extending Revit worksharing to project teams in any location Yes
Control the exchange of Work-In-Progress data between multi-disciplinary teams with access permissions and separated team spaces Yes
Deliverable Coordination
Track project progress in a shared project timeline Yes
Easily understand the current state of the Revit project model in an aggregated view Yes
Exchange curated packages containing Revit sets and associated models Yes
Track project progress across teams for transparency & accountability Yes
Change Visualization
Visualize changes to any BIM artifact contained in a package Yes
Compare differences between versions of Revit models shared between project team members Yes Yes Yes Yes
Compare differences between versions of 2D sheets (RVT/DWG/PDF) or PDF drawings, or compare differences between two different 2D sheets (RVT/DWG/PDF) Yes Yes Yes Yes
Explore shared deliverables before accepting into your team’s space to understand how new design information will impact work in progress. Yes
Navigate change information by team, project phase or building level Yes
Easily navigate from 2D to 3D views in the hypermodel to understand design progress in context Yes
Coordination Features icon Features icon
Model Aggregation & Clash Detection
Merge published models in the cloud to collaborate and coordinate with project stakeholders Yes Yes
Upload models to coordination folders and get an immediate view of identified clashes Yes
Collaborate when needed with other disciplines to review clashing objects without waiting for coordination meetings Yes Yes
Filter clashes by model, discipline or user to speed the process of clash resolution Yes
Design & Constructability Reviews Features icon Features icon Features icon Features icon
Markups
Add shapes or text notes to 2D or 3D files, and keep private or share with other team members Yes Yes Yes Yes
Add linear, angle or area measurements to provide additional detail to drawings Yes Yes Yes Yes
Add hyperlinks to other designs, or to files with additional information or context like photos, RFIs or specs Yes Yes Yes Yes
Issues
Create issues and assign to team members to resolve design problems or clarify information Yes Yes Yes Yes
Pin issues to 2D or 3D design locations Yes Yes Yes Yes
Maintain a complete audit trail of Issues Yes Yes Yes Yes
Project Controls Features icon
RFIs
Create, assign and manage RFIs, including workflow routing and visibility into status and approvals  Yes
Maintain a complete audit trail of RFIs Yes
Submittals
Create Submittal packages Yes
Assign project team members to submit information to Submittals package Yes
Review, approval and distribution workflows for Submittal packages Yes
Quality & Safety Management Features icon
Checklist Creation & Assignment
Create or import checklists to support quality and safety inspections, and punch lists Yes
Modify checklists with a drag and drop interface Yes
Checklist Execution
Assign checklists or individual checklist sections to project teams, including due date Yes
Checklists available on Web or mobile devices, for online or offline use; sync to the cloud when online Yes
Create issues for non-conforming checklist items Yes
Project Site Issue Management
Assign checklists or individual checklist sections to project teams, including due date Yes
Checklists available on Web or mobile devices, for online or offline use; sync to the cloud when online Yes
Automatically create issues for non-conforming checklist items Yes
Pin site issues to 2D or 3D design locations Yes
Reporting & Dashboards Features icon Features icon Features icon Features icon
Reporting
Track all project activity in a single activity log Yes Yes Yes Yes
View, filter & export project-wide list Yes Yes Yes Yes
View, filter & export project-wide field issues list Yes
View, filter & export project-wide RFIs & Submittals list Yes
Dashboards
Customisable Project Home dashboard to access important, relevant, and actionable information from across projects and sites in BIM 360 Yes Yes Yes Yes
View status of issues and checklists for individual projects Yes
Mobile Access Features icon Features icon Features icon Features icon
iOS & Android
Access & modify 2D, 3D and other types of project information from phone or tablet Yes Yes Yes Yes
Sync files for offline use Yes Yes Yes Yes
View & complete quality & safety checklists Yes
Create, view and manage RFIs Yes
Project Setup & Permissions Features icon Features icon Features icon Features icon
Project Administration
Manage unlimited projects in single account Yes Yes Yes Yes
Apply project templates for folder structure and permissions Yes Yes Yes Yes
User Management
Centrally manage all users, roles & companies Yes Yes Yes Yes
Set five permission levels at user, role or company-level -- Upload only, View only, View + Upload, View + Upload + Edit, View + Upload + Edit + Control Yes Yes Yes Yes
Define team workspaces, i.e. a separate folder for each team's data and a shared folder for data that all teams can reference and use Yes Yes Yes Yes
Locations
Setup a location structure for projects to quickly search and filter information by location Yes Yes Yes Yes
Integrations
Forge APIs
BIM 360 is built on the Autodesk Forge development platform and includes APIs to allow for the exchange of information with 3rd-party or internal applications. 60+ pre-built integrations are available for use.
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BIM 360 DOCS
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Yes Publishing & Viewing
Publishing Support for any file type Assign standard or custom attributes to files Organise and manage specific versions of documents into Sets or Packages for a specific purpose during the project lifecycle Title Block OCR for automatic naming and attribute assignment of PDF files (Plans folders only) Connect BIM 360 cloud workspace to your desktop for file syncing (Project Files folders only)
Revit & AutoCAD Publishing Publish Linked/X-ref'd Files Extract 2D sheets from Revit files
Version Control Track every update, including automatic slip sheeting, to maintain a current set View previous versions
Viewing Single viewer for both 2D & 3D design files Viewer available on Web and iOS/Android mobile apps Viewer support for design files, PDFs and Photos
Yes Real-time Revit Collaboration
Revit Cloud Worksharing Enable multiple users to co-author Revit models stored in BIM 360 within one firm or across multiple firms, extending Revit worksharing to project teams in any location Control the exchange of Work-In-Progress data between multi-disciplinary teams with access permissions and separated team spaces
Deliverable Coordination Track project progress in a shared project timeline Easily understand the current state of the Revit project model in an aggregated view Exchange curated packages containing Revit sets and associated models Track project progress across teams for transparency & accountability
Change Visualization Visualize changes to any BIM artifact contained in a package Compare differences between versions of Revit models shared between project team members Compare differences between versions of 2D sheets (RVT/DWG/PDF) or PDF drawings, or compare differences between two different 2D sheets (RVT/DWG/PDF) Explore shared deliverables before accepting into your team’s space to understand how new design information will impact work in progress. Navigate change information by team, project phase or building level Easily navigate from 2D to 3D views in the hypermodel to understand design progress in context
Yes Design & Constructability Reviews
Markups Add shapes or text notes to 2D or 3D files, and keep private or share with other team members Add linear, angle or area measurements to provide additional detail to drawings Add hyperlinks to other designs, or to files with additional information or context like photos, RFIs or specs
Issues Create issues and assign to team members to resolve design problems or clarify information Pin issues to 2D or 3D design locations Maintain a complete audit trail of Issues
Yes Reporting & Dashboards
Reporting Track all project activity in a single activity log View, filter & export project-wide list View, filter & export project-wide field issues list View, filter & export project-wide RFIs & Submittals list
Dashboards Customisable Project Home dashboard to access important, relevant, and actionable information from across projects and sites in BIM 360 View status of issues and checklists for individual projects
Yes Mobile Access
iOS & Android Access & modify 2D, 3D and other types of project information from phone or tablet Sync files for offline use View & complete quality & safety checklists Create, view and manage RFIs
Yes Project Setup & Permissions
Project Administration Manage unlimited projects in single account Apply project templates for folder structure and permissions
User Management Centrally manage all users, roles & companies Set five permission levels at user, role or company-level -- Upload only, View only, View + Upload, View + Upload + Edit, View + Upload + Edit + Control Define team workspaces, i.e. a separate folder for each team's data and a shared folder for data that all teams can reference and use
Locations Setup a location structure for projects to quickly search and filter information by location
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BIM 360 DESIGN
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Yes Publishing & Viewing
Publishing Support for any file type Assign standard or custom attributes to files Organise and manage specific versions of documents into Sets or Packages for a specific purpose during the project lifecycle Title Block OCR for automatic naming and attribute assignment of PDF files (Plans folders only) Connect BIM 360 cloud workspace to your desktop for file syncing (Project Files folders only)
Revit & AutoCAD Publishing Publish Linked/X-ref'd Files Extract 2D sheets from Revit files
Version Control Track every update, including automatic slip sheeting, to maintain a current set View previous versions
Viewing Single viewer for both 2D & 3D design files Viewer available on Web and iOS/Android mobile apps Viewer support for design files, PDFs and Photos
Yes Real-time Revit Collaboration
Revit Cloud Worksharing Enable multiple users to co-author Revit models stored in BIM 360 within one firm or across multiple firms, extending Revit worksharing to project teams in any location Control the exchange of Work-In-Progress data between multi-disciplinary teams with access permissions and separated team spaces
Deliverable Coordination Track project progress in a shared project timeline Easily understand the current state of the Revit project model in an aggregated view Exchange curated packages containing Revit sets and associated models Track project progress across teams for transparency & accountability
Change Visualization Visualize changes to any BIM artifact contained in a package Compare differences between versions of Revit models shared between project team members Compare differences between versions of 2D sheets (RVT/DWG/PDF) or PDF drawings, or compare differences between two different 2D sheets (RVT/DWG/PDF) Explore shared deliverables before accepting into your team’s space to understand how new design information will impact work in progress. Navigate change information by team, project phase or building level Easily navigate from 2D to 3D views in the hypermodel to understand design progress in context
Yes Coordination
Model Aggregation & Clash Detection Merge published models in the cloud to collaborate and coordinate with project stakeholders Upload models to coordination folders and get an immediate view of identified clashes Collaborate when needed with other disciplines to review clashing objects without waiting for coordination meetings Filter clashes by model, discipline or user to speed the process of clash resolution
Yes Design & Constructability Reviews
Markups Add shapes or text notes to 2D or 3D files, and keep private or share with other team members Add linear, angle or area measurements to provide additional detail to drawings Add hyperlinks to other designs, or to files with additional information or context like photos, RFIs or specs
Issues Create issues and assign to team members to resolve design problems or clarify information Pin issues to 2D or 3D design locations Maintain a complete audit trail of Issues
Yes Reporting & Dashboards
Reporting Track all project activity in a single activity log View, filter & export project-wide list View, filter & export project-wide field issues list View, filter & export project-wide RFIs & Submittals list
Dashboards Customisable Project Home dashboard to access important, relevant, and actionable information from across projects and sites in BIM 360 View status of issues and checklists for individual projects
Yes Mobile Access
iOS & Android Access & modify 2D, 3D and other types of project information from phone or tablet Sync files for offline use View & complete quality & safety checklists Create, view and manage RFIs
Yes Project Setup & Permissions
Project Administration Manage unlimited projects in single account Apply project templates for folder structure and permissions
User Management Centrally manage all users, roles & companies Set five permission levels at user, role or company-level -- Upload only, View only, View + Upload, View + Upload + Edit, View + Upload + Edit + Control Define team workspaces, i.e. a separate folder for each team's data and a shared folder for data that all teams can reference and use
Locations Setup a location structure for projects to quickly search and filter information by location
Explore Design
BIM 360 GLUE
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Yes Publishing & Viewing
Publishing Support for any file type Assign standard or custom attributes to files Organise and manage specific versions of documents into Sets or Packages for a specific purpose during the project lifecycle Title Block OCR for automatic naming and attribute assignment of PDF files (Plans folders only) Connect BIM 360 cloud workspace to your desktop for file syncing (Project Files folders only)
Revit & AutoCAD Publishing Publish Linked/X-ref'd Files Extract 2D sheets from Revit files
Version Control Track every update, including automatic slip sheeting, to maintain a current set View previous versions
Viewing Single viewer for both 2D & 3D design files Viewer available on Web and iOS/Android mobile apps Viewer support for design files, PDFs and Photos
Yes Real-time Revit Collaboration
Revit Cloud Worksharing Enable multiple users to co-author Revit models stored in BIM 360 within one firm or across multiple firms, extending Revit worksharing to project teams in any location Control the exchange of Work-In-Progress data between multi-disciplinary teams with access permissions and separated team spaces
Deliverable Coordination Track project progress in a shared project timeline Easily understand the current state of the Revit project model in an aggregated view Exchange curated packages containing Revit sets and associated models Track project progress across teams for transparency & accountability
Change Visualization Visualize changes to any BIM artifact contained in a package Compare differences between versions of Revit models shared between project team members Compare differences between versions of 2D sheets (RVT/DWG/PDF) or PDF drawings, or compare differences between two different 2D sheets (RVT/DWG/PDF) Explore shared deliverables before accepting into your team’s space to understand how new design information will impact work in progress. Navigate change information by team, project phase or building level Easily navigate from 2D to 3D views in the hypermodel to understand design progress in context
Yes Coordination
Model Aggregation & Clash Detection Merge published models in the cloud to collaborate and coordinate with project stakeholders Upload models to coordination folders and get an immediate view of identified clashes Collaborate when needed with other disciplines to review clashing objects without waiting for coordination meetings Filter clashes by model, discipline or user to speed the process of clash resolution
Yes Design & Constructability Reviews
Markups Add shapes or text notes to 2D or 3D files, and keep private or share with other team members Add linear, angle or area measurements to provide additional detail to drawings Add hyperlinks to other designs, or to files with additional information or context like photos, RFIs or specs
Issues Create issues and assign to team members to resolve design problems or clarify information Pin issues to 2D or 3D design locations Maintain a complete audit trail of Issues
Yes Reporting & Dashboards
Reporting Track all project activity in a single activity log View, filter & export project-wide list View, filter & export project-wide field issues list View, filter & export project-wide RFIs & Submittals list
Dashboards Customisable Project Home dashboard to access important, relevant, and actionable information from across projects and sites in BIM 360 View status of issues and checklists for individual projects
Yes Mobile Access
iOS & Android Access & modify 2D, 3D and other types of project information from phone or tablet Sync files for offline use View & complete quality & safety checklists Create, view and manage RFIs
Yes Project Setup & Permissions
Project Administration Manage unlimited projects in single account Apply project templates for folder structure and permissions
User Management Centrally manage all users, roles & companies Set five permission levels at user, role or company-level -- Upload only, View only, View + Upload, View + Upload + Edit, View + Upload + Edit + Control Define team workspaces, i.e. a separate folder for each team's data and a shared folder for data that all teams can reference and use
Locations Setup a location structure for projects to quickly search and filter information by location
Explore Glue
BIM 360 BUILD
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Yes Publishing & Viewing
Publishing Support for any file type Assign standard or custom attributes to files Organise and manage specific versions of documents into Sets or Packages for a specific purpose during the project lifecycle Title Block OCR for automatic naming and attribute assignment of PDF files (Plans folders only) Connect BIM 360 cloud workspace to your desktop for file syncing (Project Files folders only)
Revit & AutoCAD Publishing Publish Linked/X-ref'd Files Extract 2D sheets from Revit files
Version Control Track every update, including automatic slip sheeting, to maintain a current set View previous versions
Viewing Single viewer for both 2D & 3D design files Viewer available on Web and iOS/Android mobile apps Viewer support for design files, PDFs and Photos
Yes Real-time Revit Collaboration
Revit Cloud Worksharing Enable multiple users to co-author Revit models stored in BIM 360 within one firm or across multiple firms, extending Revit worksharing to project teams in any location Control the exchange of Work-In-Progress data between multi-disciplinary teams with access permissions and separated team spaces
Deliverable Coordination Track project progress in a shared project timeline Easily understand the current state of the Revit project model in an aggregated view Exchange curated packages containing Revit sets and associated models Track project progress across teams for transparency & accountability
Change Visualization Visualize changes to any BIM artifact contained in a package Compare differences between versions of Revit models shared between project team members Compare differences between versions of 2D sheets (RVT/DWG/PDF) or PDF drawings, or compare differences between two different 2D sheets (RVT/DWG/PDF) Explore shared deliverables before accepting into your team’s space to understand how new design information will impact work in progress. Navigate change information by team, project phase or building level Easily navigate from 2D to 3D views in the hypermodel to understand design progress in context
Yes Design & Constructability Reviews
Markups Add shapes or text notes to 2D or 3D files, and keep private or share with other team members Add linear, angle or area measurements to provide additional detail to drawings Add hyperlinks to other designs, or to files with additional information or context like photos, RFIs or specs
Issues Create issues and assign to team members to resolve design problems or clarify information Pin issues to 2D or 3D design locations Maintain a complete audit trail of Issues
Yes Project Controls
RFIs Create, assign and manage RFIs, including workflow routing and visibility into status and approvals  Maintain a complete audit trail of RFIs
Submittals Create Submittal packages Assign project team members to submit information to Submittals package Review, approval and distribution workflows for Submittal packages
Yes Quality & Safety Management
Checklist Creation & Assignment Create or import checklists to support quality and safety inspections, and punch lists Modify checklists with a drag and drop interface
Checklist Execution Assign checklists or individual checklist sections to project teams, including due date Checklists available on Web or mobile devices, for online or offline use; sync to the cloud when online Create issues for non-conforming checklist items
Project Site Issue Management Assign checklists or individual checklist sections to project teams, including due date Checklists available on Web or mobile devices, for online or offline use; sync to the cloud when online Automatically create issues for non-conforming checklist items Pin site issues to 2D or 3D design locations
Yes Reporting & Dashboards
Reporting Track all project activity in a single activity log View, filter & export project-wide list View, filter & export project-wide field issues list View, filter & export project-wide RFIs & Submittals list
Dashboards Customisable Project Home dashboard to access important, relevant, and actionable information from across projects and sites in BIM 360 View status of issues and checklists for individual projects
Yes Mobile Access
iOS & Android Access & modify 2D, 3D and other types of project information from phone or tablet Sync files for offline use View & complete quality & safety checklists Create, view and manage RFIs
Yes Project Setup & Permissions
Project Administration Manage unlimited projects in single account Apply project templates for folder structure and permissions
User Management Centrally manage all users, roles & companies Set five permission levels at user, role or company-level -- Upload only, View only, View + Upload, View + Upload + Edit, View + Upload + Edit + Control Define team workspaces, i.e. a separate folder for each team's data and a shared folder for data that all teams can reference and use
Locations Setup a location structure for projects to quickly search and filter information by location
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