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Building Information Modeling tools

Building Information Modeling is a smart 3D model-based process that helps architects, engineering and construction professionals to design, build and manage buildings and infrastructures.

ABB provides BIM solutions for a wide range of electrical distribution products to support different project phases.
BIM stakeholders are able to easily add ABB equipment to construction projects and benefit from verified and structured data.

ABB BIM solutions main features 

  • 2D and 3D geometry description of the actual product or component
  • Industry classifications and standards like ETIM, IFC, OmniClass, UniClass, etc.
  • Electrical connectors
  • Clearance zones
  • 2D electrical symbols (where applicable)

ABB BIM objects are just one click away!
You can find them stored in our Download Center, together with the whole product documentation.

ABB BIM Electrification Catalog

Do you want to quickly find ABB BIM files and plugins for your project?

Download BIM Catalog

Go to the ABB download center and


Download further BIM objects and plug-ins


ABB Electrification

Listens to any different requests and offers tailored solutions

Supports consultants, designer, planners and facility managers with advices from BIM experts

Provides updated, high-quality and compliant BIM files and tools

Do you need BIM customized solutions or an expert advice?


BIM benefits in the construction life-cycle for

Building Owners and Investors

are able to evaluate accurately the ROI minimizing risks and losses

Architects and Planners

save time and costs thanks to accurate data and collaboration-based BIM processes

Facility Managers

can easily create and share checklists. All the operators are informed and they exactly know how to manage the smart buildings complexity

BIM Managers

are the new construction industry stakeholders who support on create, coordinate and manage BIM processes

End users

benefits from flexibility, sustainability and efficiency in smarter buildings


have a clear schedule of the entire project: responsibilities are easily addressable and issues are quickly solved

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