DOCAN are an official UK distributor for BricsCAD software, a modern, cost-effective all-in-one CAD design platform.

Built with designers, engineers and architects in mind, the software encompasses everything you need to work seamlessly and efficiently, taking your design workflows to the next level.

Our experienced designers and engineers work with the platform closely, and are here to offer unrivalled training and technical support to your team.


Download a 30-day BricsCAD free trial

Interested in exploring the BricsCAD software and seeing what it can do for you? Download a completely free 30-day free BricsCAD trial using the link below.

With this BricsCAD Ultimate trial you’ll get access to all modules including, Lite, Pro, Mechanical and BIM.

  • What's included?
    The BricsCAD trial offers the full experience to help you decide which module works best for you. For 30 days, you’ll have full access to BricsCAD Ultimate which includes all modules: Lite, Pro, Mechanical and BIM.
  • Why choose DOCAN?
    As an official BricsCAD software user and reseller, we are able to assist with any queries that you may have surrounding migrating your operations to the software, from license pricing through to technical support.

    Purchasing through DOCAN means that you are fully supported, and with our maintenance program you can get this support long after you’ve purchased, in addition to annual upgrades of the software.

    We have a proven track record of working with our customers to ensure they get the highest quality customer service and pride ourselves on this.

Get started with BricsCAD software

We are an official Bricsys Reseller, fully licensed to offer our service and expertise alongside the BricsCAD products.

As a channel partner, we offer training and guidance to customers in the United Kingdom and the United States. We support you in applying Bricsys software to your working environment and projects, to ensure that you can maximise the software to its full capabilities.

BricsCAD training with DOCAN

Our team has many years of experience in the field of computer aided engineering, so our partnerships with world leading software houses extend beyond distribution and sales.

We can provide bespoke training courses to suit the customer requirements. In addition, we can combine consultancy and training to transfer the necessary technology and skills over time, allowing you to undertake the work yourselves and DOCAN to provide expert guidance and advice.


BricsCAD Vs. AutoCAD

BricsCAD® LiteBricsCAD® ProBricsCAD® BIMBricsCAD® MechanicalAutoCAD
LicensingMulti-platform Licenses
Perpetual + Maintenance
Network Multi-user
Volume (Perpetual)
Native DWG file format (through AutoCAD 2022)
Password Protection
Sheet Set Manager
Geographic Location
Drawing Compare
Cloud Collaboration
Dark and Light Color Themes
Industry standard commands, aliases, and variables
Command Line (Autocomplete, Midstring, Clickable options)
Start tab
File (Drawing) tabs
Model and Layout tabs
Menu bar
Tool Palettes
Contextual Right-click Menus
Contextual Quad Menu
Status Bar
Searchable Settings (Variables) Dialog Box
Lockable Interface
Clean Screen Mode
Drawing Explorer
Customizable User Interface (CUI)
Structure Browser
Selection, Snap & Track
Selection Filtering (QSELECT)
Add Selected
Select Similar
Selection Cycling
Entity Snaps (Osnaps)
Polar Tracking
Zintersection 3D snap
Nearest Distance
Adaptive Gridsnap
Real-time boundary detection
2D Dynamic UCS
3D Dynamic UCS
Drawing Tools
Line, Polyline, 3D Polyline, Spline, Ray, Xline
Multiline and Multiline Styles
Circle, Arc, Ellipse, Eliptical Arc
Polygon, Rectangle, Region, Donut, Point
2D Parameters, Constraints
Annotation Tools
Text, Multi-line Text, Text Styles, Text Editor
Dimensions, Dimension Styles
Multi-leaders, Mult-leader Styles
Single and Multi-line text, Text Styles, Text Editor
Hatches, Gradients, Hatch/Gradient Editor
Revision Clouds
Attributes, Attribute Editor
Tables, Table Styles
Date Extraction
Data Linking
Annotation Scaling
Spell Check
Editing ToolsMove, Copy, Rotate, Scale, Stretch, Mirror, Align
Trim, Extend, Lengthen, Break, Join
Fillet, Chamfer
Grip Edit
Properties Panel
Manipulator (3D Gizmo)
Reference Tools
Blocks, Block Editor
Dynamic Blocks
Camera-facing Blocks
Associative Arrays
Dwg (Xref) Attach, Clip, Bind, Edit
PDF Attach, Clip
Image Attach, Clip, Adjust, Transparency
Point Cloud Preprocess, Attach, Crop, Colormap
Visualization Tools
Layers, Layer States
Visual Styles
LookFrom (ViewCube™)
Match Perspective
Sun Properties
Animation Editor
Walkthrough navigation
ANIPATH command
Modeling tools
ACIS Modeling
Solid and Surface Modeling
Solid Primitives
Mesh Primitives
Union, Subtract, Intersect, Interfere
Extrude, Revolve, Loft, Sweep, Thicken
Fillet, Chamfer
T Connect, L Connect, Connect with Nearest
Extract Edges
Direct modeling
Deformable (Freeform) Modeling
Audit, Simplify, Stitch
3D Parameters, Constraints
3D Autoparametrize
3D Parametric Design Tables
Section planes
Drawing Views
Civil Tools
TIN Surface Modeling
TIN Volume Surface
Civil 3D Object Enabler
Architectural Desktop Object Enabler
CADWorx Object Enabler
Import, Export, Output
Publish/Batch Plot
CTB & STB Table Files
PC3 Printer Configuration Files
Named Page Setups
PDF Import, Export
DAE Import, Export
IFC Import, Export
3DM Import, Export
LandXML Import, Export
RFA Import
SKP Import
DGN Import
DWF Export
SVG Export
FBX Export
STL Export
Additional formats available with BricsCAD Communicator
Entity data editor
Script Recorder
Full LISP Support (vl, vlr, vla and vlax)
Solutions Development System (SDS/ADS)
DCL engine
Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
VBA DVB projects support
TX (Teigha eXtensions)
CUI menu files support, with Diesel expressions
Architectural Tools
BIM features
Structural Modeling Toolset
Project Database
Library Database
Site, Building and Stories
Windows and Doors
Fully Parametric Window Creation
Rooms (Spaces)
3D Rooms
Mechanical Tools
Mechanical Browser
Parts Library
Assembly Modeling
Exploded Views
Kinematic Analysis
Bill of Materials
Sheet Metal
3D Solids Conversion to Unfoldable Sheet Metal Parts
Corner Relief for Adjacent Edge Flanges
Lofted Bends
Diagnostic for Invalid Sheet Metal Features
Batch Processing