AVEVA E3D Insight

Offering the most powerful and advanced 3D design solution, AVEVA E3D Design enables clash-free, multi-discipline design – maximising design and engineering efficiency.

AVEVA E3D Design – An Overview

AVEVA E3D Design offers the most powerful and technologically advanced 3D design solution for the process plant, power and marine industries in the world. While retaining seamless compatibility with other AVEVA Engineering and Design solutions, including AVEVA Unified Engineering, it offers class-leading productivity and capabilities.

Additionally, AVEVA E3D Design also offers the flexibility to suit your business needs, as it can be deployed on premise or in the cloud.

AVEVA E3D Design makes possible multi-discipline, clash-free 3D design, while rapidly generating accurate reports and drawings to cut down on the costs, timescales and commercial risks of both brownfield and greenfield capital projects.

Select your Industry

Whether for the marine or industrial plant market, AVEVA E3D Design can be speedily deployed and configured to suit specific company or project requirements across all industries.

AVEVA E3D Design – Plant

Reap the benefits of 3D multi-discipline plant design that allows global teams to work on complex projects in real-time. Minimise rework in construction through the integration of new design laser data captured from fabrication and construction, increasing design efficiency by up to 40%.

AVEVA E3D Design – Marine

AVEVA E3D Design offers the most integrated 3D environment for working with as-built and as-designed data in the marine market. It supports Hull Structural Design, Outfitting Design and Drawings and Space Management, creating high-quality deliverables that allow your business to stay ahead of the competition.


AVEVA E3D Design offers exceptional efficiency in consistently producing high-quality deliverables, adjusted to the latest fabrication / construction site and shipyard conditions. It delivers substantial business value by cutting down on rework and increasing your organisation’s competitive advantage, with a ‘right-first-time’ approach to intricate projects.

Rapid deployment and project start-up

Rapid deployment and project start-up

Quick to deploy, scale up and implement across the globe, reducing valuable time spent on creating project deliverables.

Improved design efficiency

Improved design efficiency

Enable multi-discipline, clash-free 3D design while rapidly generating accurate deliverables in order to reduce rework and adhere to demanding schedules.

Ease of regulatory compliance

Ease of regulatory compliance

Automatic, rule-based drawing production ensures that drawings are verified, in order to ensure adherence to regulatory standards.

Eliminate construction rework

Eliminate construction rework

Integration of as-built laser scan data enables you to correct and update any non-compliant construction – without having to be on site.

Trusted by Industrial Innovators

Learn why the world’s industrial leaders across sub-Saharan Africa look to IS³ to drive profitability, efficiency and performance throughout asset and operational lifecycles.

Pioneer Foods

“We have a very positive experience with regards to the installation, ease of use and training. Support is efficient and issues/queries are resolved on the fly.”

Jabus Wessels, Manufacturing Executive, Essential Foods: Grains

Transnet National Ports Authority

The introduction of standards has definitely reduced engineering time and costs and also ensured more accurate and correct work in the port.”

– Warren Hofland, CSS Systems Engineer

The South African Breweries Limited

“Previously we were required to capture values for Profit Improvement Project metrics for 52 weeks. Now we have it for 365 days – and accurately, without any of the administrative burden.”

Henko Venter, Maintenance Manager, AB InBev


“We’ve been able to use the industrial IT technologies from Wonderware (now IS³) to give us the exact batch monitoring and tracking picture in a brand new and complex process – and we did it all in-house. We have never before had this granularity of insight into our complex batch management.”

Gawie Reyneke, MES and MRM Manager, Lonmin

Namibia Breweries Limited

“It is an amazing feeling to see the end result and the satisfaction on the faces of the end users. It is also amazing to see the value that the business has derived from this.”

André Engelbrecht, Manager: Industrial Control Systems, NBL