CADMATIC Electrical Premium

From: 2590 / year

Top of the range database-based and multi-user design software for electrical and automation engineering in large and complex design projects. Integration with other Cadmatic design applications. A 30-day FREE trial is available.


Great for – Simple and user-friendly electrical design tool

– Full CAD platform with optimized features for electrical drafting

– Extensive library of electrical symbols

– Supports creation of essential electrical document types, including schematics and arrangement drawings

– Clear upgrade path for future requirements

– CADMATIC Electrical Lite is the perfect solution for occasional needs when the full-scale Basic or Premium tools may not be the optimal choice

– Base CAD engine (CADMATIC Draw) included in the package 

– Enhanced functionality to satisfy the growing appetite, building upon the experience with Electrical Lite version or to meet higher software requirements

– Detailed documentation purposes in single user environment

– Even with wider functionality it is easy to learn thanks to our elearning materials

– Supports the creation of all main document types like electrical schematics, panel assembly drawings and electrical arrangement drawings

– Clear upgrade path for future requirements

– Base CAD engine (CADMATIC Draw) included in the package 
– Comprehensive and advanced electrical design capabilities: CADMATIC Electrical Premium provides an extensive range of features and tools to support complex electrical design requirements

– Enhanced data management and multi-user support: It ensures data consistency, improves collaboration, and streamlines project workflows with its robust data management capabilities and multi-user support

– Intelligent automation and efficiency: The software optimizes design processes, minimizes errors, and increases productivity through intelligent automation features

– BIM compatibility: CADMATIC Electrical Premium offers seamless integration with BIM workflows, facilitating collaboration with other disciplines and enhancing coordination

– Enhanced project efficiency: The software’s integration compatibility with other CADMATIC tools enables efficient project coordination, resulting in improved project efficiency and streamlined workflows

– Advanced reporting and documentation capabilities: The software automates report generation, enabling comprehensive and accurate documentation for projects

– Additional integrated design tools: Users have the option to choose from a range of additional integrated design tools from the CADMATIC portfolio, further expanding their capabilities.

– Supports the creation of all electrical CAD document types like electrical schematics, panel assembly drawings, electrical arrangement drawings and reports (CAD, Excel, Pdf)

– Base CAD engine (CADMATIC Draw) included in the package  
Standards supported by Electrical– IEC
– GB/T
– GB/T
– GB/T


Full standalone CAD platformxxx
Import DWG, IFC, BCF, DXF, DRW, DGN and PDF files  xxx
Export DWG, BCF, DXF, DRW and PDF files xxx
Comprehensive symbol library for electrical, low current, automation, and instrumentation designxxx
Support of raster images (JPEG, TIFF, GIF, BMP, PNG) and OLE objects xxx
Reference image (XREF) management xxx
Versatile label management with dynamic sheet handling and customizable templatesxxx
Versatile printing functions, including a built-in Smart PDF converter xxx
Graphical wiring and cabling functionsxxx
Automatic layer managementxxx
Drawing-specific information management xx
Tree interface for easy navigationxx
Generation of switchboard schematics from layout drawings xx
Various symbol insertion and editing functionsxx
Automatic system-specific elevation management xx
Advanced wiring and cabling functionsxx
Dynamic features for drawing and editing of cable support systems (2D/3D) xx
Real-time and configurable clash detection for cable support systemsxx
3D modelling of electrical and low current equipment xx
Intelligent elevation recognition system for external 3D models (HVAC, structural etc.) xx
Automatic bill of materials (symbols, cables, cable support systems etc.)  xx
Real-time cross-references and dynamic references for cables, wires, and devicesxx
Centralized management of project-specific design data in DB with multi-user supportx
Flexible project settings to accommodate various project requirementsx
DB Tool – tabular interface providing access to project-wide informationx
Functionality for symbol packages x
Versatile searching, replacing, filtering, and sorting functions in the databasex
Bulk editing capabilities in the DB Tool or Excelx
Parts management functionality with Product models x
Automated Excel, PDF, CAD report generation (parts, cables, wires etc.)x
Import and reimport functions from Excel, including devices, cables, I/Os, and metadatax
Integration with Excel, and other Cadmatic design applicationsx
Intelligent reuse of design data and diagramsx
Generate drawings based on templates and Excel datax
Efficient document and object duplication functionality in the databasex
Real-time link between switchboard schematics and layout drawings x
Bi-directional management of devices in both schematics and cabinet layout drawingsx
Insert any required object data to drawingx
Manufacturer-specific product databases x
BIM compatibility, property set management, IFC export (IFC 2×3 and IFC 4) x


Our flagship product CADMATIC Electrical Premium is a cutting-edge and fully comprehensive electrical design solution that revolutionizes the way electrical projects are executed.

With centralized data management, it ensures data integrity and provides a total solution for efficient electrical, automation, and instrumentation design workflows.

The software seamlessly interlinks these elements, enabling effortless integration and collaboration across disciplines. It supports multi-user and multi-disciplinary teamwork, fostering a collaborative environment.

Project deliverables are automatically kept up to date, eliminating manual updates and ensuring accuracy.

The software maintains a unified design style, promoting consistency throughout the project. Additionally, automated reports streamline documentation processes, enabling faster and more reliable reporting.

CADMATIC Electrical Premium empowers teams to work collaboratively and achieve optimal results in complex electrical design projects.

CADMATIC Electrical Premium – key features:

  • Centralized data management for streamlined project organization and data integrity
  • Tabular interface that provides access to project-wide information
  • Project tree interface for easy navigation and project overview
  • Bulk editing capabilities in DB Tool or Excel, simplifying large-scale updates
  • Parts management functionality to effectively handle and track electrical components
  • Seamless integration with Excel, DIALux, and other Cadmatic design applications for enhanced interoperability
  • Tools for creating electrical BIM models, enabling comprehensive design and visualization
  • Import and reimport functions from Excel, ensuring seamless data exchange
  • Automated report generation for parts lists, cable lists, and other documentation

What our customers say:

“Outstanding software support was one of the primary reasons we chose CADMATIC Electrical Premium.” – Adam Brown, Marine Mechanical and Electrical Engineer at Glosten

“CADMATIC Electrical Premium is part of the basic user profile that is available to all employees similarly with a personal e-mail address,” – Samuli Koivisto, Application system specialist from IT management of Are.

If you are unsure about which CADMATIC Electrical plan to choose, we strongly recommend watching our CADMATIC Electrical webinar. This informative session compares the differences between the three options – Lite, Basic, and Premium – and offers valuable insights to help you make a well-informed decision.

Technical requirements

To ensure the best possible experience with CADMATIC Electrical Premium, your system should meet the following requirements:

  • Windows 10 Pro or Windows 11 Pro, 64-bit
  • Intel Core i5 or i7 (minimum requirement dual core Intel Pentium 4 or AMD)
  • 8 GB memory (minimum 4GB)
  • 5 GB free disk space
  • OpenGL 4.3 compatible Full HD resolution display driver with dedicated memory


Frequently asked questions

CADMATIC Electrical Premium is a powerful software solution used for advanced electrical, automation, and instrumentation design projects. It is used for creating and managing comprehensive electrical documentation, including electrical schematics, panel assembly drawings, electrical arrangement drawings, and reports. With CADMATIC Electrical Premium, users can leverage advanced features and capabilities to optimize design processes, automate tasks, and ensure accurate representation of electrical systems. The software offers enhanced data management and multi-user support, facilitating collaboration and improving project workflows. Additionally, CADMATIC Electrical Premium provides BIM compatibility and integration, allowing seamless coordination with other disciplines and enhancing project efficiency. With its advanced reporting and documentation capabilities, the software automates report generation for comprehensive and accurate documentation. CADMATIC Electrical Premium is an ideal choice for professionals seeking a comprehensive and efficient tool for their advanced electrical design projects.

CADMATIC Electrical Premium is typically used by professionals in the field of electrical engineering, automation engineering, and instrumentation engineering. It is suitable for electrical designers, automation engineers, instrumentation specialists, project managers, and other professionals involved in the design and documentation of complex electrical, automation, and instrumentation systems.

CADMATIC Electrical Premium is a robust software solution with a wide range of integrated and advanced functionalities. It’s user-friendly interface and intuitive navigation make it easy to access project data and perform tasks such as checking, supplementing, and editing information. The intelligent data management feature ensures data consistency by allowing users to create data once and use it across multiple instances, with automatic updates applied throughout. Collaboration and teamwork are enhanced with multi-user and database features, optimizing productivity and efficiency.

Additionally, CADMATIC Electrical Premium provides access to an extensive library of intelligent symbols, comprising over 10,000 symbols compliant with industry standards like IEC, ANSI, and GB/T. Its seamless integration with tools such as Excel, DIALux, and other CADMATIC design applications enables effective collaboration across disciplines, guaranteeing data accuracy in electrical, instrumentation, and automation documentation. The software also supports the creation of electrical BIM models, allowing for easy export into the IFC format. With its comprehensive capabilities, CADMATIC Electrical Premium empowers professionals to streamline their design processes, resulting in precise and efficient project outcomes.

Yes, CADMATIC Electrical Premium has a 30-day free Trial that does not require a credit card.

In case you’re unsure about the ideal CADMATIC Electrical version for you – CADMATIC Electrical Lite, Basic, or Premium – we suggest tuning in to our Electrical webinar. It comprehensively explores the contrasts among the three options, aiding you in making a well-informed choice.

You can contact our support via e-mail: Read more about our support on our website.

Below you can find self-study materials:

The license type available for purchase through the web store is a subscription license. With this license, you can buy a subscription for 1 or 3 years, allowing you to use and update the software during that period. However, if you’re interested in exploring different licensing options such as perpetual licenses, network licenses, or rental licenses, our team is here to assist you. Simply fill out the contact form, and our team will reach out to you to discuss the available options and find the best fit for your needs.

Once you have made the decision to purchase CADMATIC Electrical Premium, you can buy it from our store. Just select the product and the length of subscription, add it to your cart, and proceed to checkout where you can finalize your order. After the purchase, you will get the installation package and activation key via email.

After you subscribe to CADMATIC Electrical Premium, you will get an email with instructions on downloading and installing the software. For further information or assistance, you can always contact our support:

Yes, it is indeed possible to upgrade from the Lite or Basic level to the Premium level of CADMATIC Electrical even while your subscription is active. If you wish to proceed with the upgrade, please reach out to our dedicated team at They will be more than happy to provide you with all the necessary information and guide you through the upgrade process smoothly.

Before the subscription period ends, the user will receive a notification reminding them about the upcoming renewal of their subscription.

To stay informed about the latest updates in CADMATIC Electrical, you can register for the update service and save your user information within the software. Once registered, the software will automatically notify you whenever a new update is available. This ensures that you stay up to date with the latest features.

Yes, you can install CADMATIC Electrical on multiple computers. However, please note that the software license needs to be released and activated in order to use the software on different computers. This ensures compliance with the licensing terms and conditions.

If you need assistance in determining the most suitable level of CADMATIC Electrical for your specific requirements, our team is here to help. You can reach out to our dedicated team at They will provide support in English and guide you through the selection process, ensuring that you choose the CADMATIC Electrical level that best aligns with your needs.