MicroStation’s advanced parametric 2D and 3D modelling, rendering and animation capabilities allow building and infrastructure professionals of any discipline to deliver 3D data-driven models and stunning visual presentations.

MicroStation is available in 2D or 3D versions so you can choose which version is best for you.

MicroStation goes beyond MicroStation PowerDraft to provide an even more comprehensive set of 3D CAD capabilities which include creating models and renderings, performing various analyses, animations, and more.

MicroStation PowerDraft gives you the power to document projects of any size or complexity. You can use PowerDraft as a companion to any modelling or CAD design application to develop and produce precise and rich deliverables. You can produce polished drawings, schedules and reports directly from models and annotate and build reports.

With Annual SELECT maintenance you get:

  • 24/7/365 technical support
  • Immediate access to new version updates
  • Network license sharing
  • Access to online learning

MicroStation, CAD leader for precise 2D and 3D infrastructure designs

Transform your infrastructure designs with Bentley MicroStation, the computer-aided design (CAD) software trusted by engineers, architects, and construction professionals worldwide. With its industry-leading DGN file format, MicroStation enables open collaboration to deliver inspiring projects, even as complexities and scale increase.

Key Features

  • Comprehensive Deliverables: Automate all your deliverables, including drawing sheets, models, visualizations, multi-discipline documentation sets, and embedded BIM data.
  • Streamlined Workflow: Reduce the risk of project delays and errors and save time with MicroStation’s ability to adapt to project changes. Generate consistent, high-quality deliverables with ease.
  • Advanced Design Tools: Explore more design options with a comprehensive set of mesh, solid, surface, and feature modeling tools. Automatically immerse drawings within models and maintain design intent with constraint capabilities and annotating tools.


  • Improved Collaboration: Collaborate with ease and deliver inspiring projects with MicroStation’s open collaboration capabilities.
  • Consistent Deliverables: Generate consistent, high-quality deliverables with the confidence that your design intent will be clearly understood.
  • Streamlined Workflow: Save time and reduce the risk of project delays and errors with MicroStation’s ability to adapt to project changes and automate deliverables.