Tag: Comparison

CATIA for Digital Project Users

This is a short post for Digital Project V5 users that are curious about how it compares to 3DX. Gehry Technologies, now Trimble Consulting, created Digital Project in the early 2000s as an AEC-specific version of Dassault’s CATIA V5. It had an A&S (Architecture and Structures) workbench that offered a number of AEC tools for […]


In this post, I’ll draw a few parallels between REVIT and CATIA. System REVIT comprises three domains: Architecture, Structure, and MEP. Each domain comes with a list of tools. CATIA is broken down to roles/licenses. A role comes with many apps, each comprising many tools. Similar to REVIT, some tools may reappear in different apps […]