To be the world’s leading industrial software provider. 
To provide reliable software & services to worldwide CAD/CAM users.


As the world’s leading CAD/CAM software and services provider, ZWSOFT is the only software company possessing independent intellectual property rights for both 2D CAD (ZWCAD) and 3D CAD/CAM (ZW3D) in China. With three R&D Centers in Guangzhou, Wuhan and Florida, and years of industry application experience and strong R&D strength, professional and reliable CAD/CAM solutions are provided to worldwide users from various industries to satisfy their diverse needs of business development.

Up to now, series of products from ZWSOFT have been sold well to over 900,000 users from more than 90 countries and districts in the world.

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    We provide the most matching software products and services to users using different languages with over 15 language versions – Chinese, English, French, German, Spanish, Portuguese, Japanese, Korean, etc.

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    We cooperate closely with over 260 partners in the world, covering America, Brazil, Poland, France, Germany, Korea, Japan, etc., and work together with them closely to build an international leading brand for ZWSOFT and its products.

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    Rich industry application experience and strong R&D strength ensure professional CAD/CAM solutions for worldwide users from various industries to satisfy their diverse needs of business development. Up to now, products from ZWSOFT have been sold well in more than 90 countries.

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    More than 900,000 genuine users from a number of famous enterprises such as PHE Projetos, Inerco, BBSI, The ERBUD Group, etc. have already applied ZWCAD and ZW3D to their business to boost their development.

ZWSOFT Products and Solutions

  • Solutions for Manufacturing Industry

    We offer complete CAD solutions for intelligent manufacturing, including ZWCADZW3DZWCAD Mechanical, etc., which significantly enhance design efficiency and improve innovation ability for enterprises.

  • Solutions for Engineering Construction Industry

    Based on the CAD platform of the third generation, more professional application software such as ZWCAD Architecture and other custom-developed applications further satisfy a variety of needs in engineering construction programs and improve the collaborative efficiency between different specialties, shortening the design cycle as well as increasing the market competitiveness in the new era.

  • R&D-level Technical Supports, Responsive&Localized Services

    ZWSOFT is able to respond to users quickly with speedy and professional localized services and targeted R&D-level technical supports. What’s more, personalized needs such as CAD function customization and professional porting can also be satisfied to help our users increase profits with ease. All the above are realized by ZWSOFT’s 20-year experience of CAD R&D and application, international and professional technical and service team, improved global customer service network as well as three R&D centers located in Guangzhou, Wuhan and Florida.

  • CAD Cloud Service, Enables Your Free Design

    CAD Pockets is the fastest, most precise and easy-to-use CAD mobile application, targeting at helping designers to open, edit and annotate DWG drawings easily and totally for free. As a versatile CAD mobile application, more drawing functions, precise design assistance and intelligent cloud storage service are offered to make mobile drawings easy. CAD Chat provides an online communication stage to design team for sharing, checking and discussing drawings, and getting timely feedback of adjustments, which greatly remove the communication barrier and make the transmission of messages more sufficient and safer.

Development History

  • April, 1993 ID System Engineering of Zhong Wang Commercial Machine Corporation was founded and leading interior design software RD 1.0 based on AutoCAD was released.

  • July, 1997 RD200014.0, interior design software developed based on AutoCAD R14, became the best seller of CAD application software in China.

    June, 1997 With offices being set up in Beijing, Shanghai and Chengdu, a national network of sales and service earned its first pattern.

  • August, 1998 ZWSOFT was registered and established officially.

  • December, 2002 ZWCAD passed the software testing and evaluation held by Software Evaluation Center of China CEPREI Laboratory, which is the national-level software evaluation institution.

    November, 2002 ZWCAD was hired by Ministry of Science and Technology as the teaching unit of “CAD International Training Course of Urban Planning, Architectural and Interior Design”.

    June, 2002 Being the only one of its kind, ZWCAD was granted by Guangdong Economy and Trade Committee the qualification of “The First Service Providers of Enterprise Information Technology in Guangdong Province".

    January, 2002 ZWCAD was transferred from the developer of application software to the supplier of CAD platform software. ZWCAD with independent intellectual property right was standing in the spotlight.

  • April, 2003 ZWCAD was honored as “Excellent Software” in Guangzhou.

  • October, 2004 The number of genuine users passed 10,000, among whom there were magnates such as Guangzhou Honda Automobile, Delixi Group, China Mobile Group Design Institute, etc.

    April. 2004 ZWCAD was sold well globally and ZWCAD Overseas Department was established.

    March, 2004 ZWCAD 2004 was launched and highly compatible with AutoCAD, taking the lead of domestic CAD.

  • October, 2005 ZWCAD passed the evaluation of scientific and technological achievements conducted by Ministry of Construction, becoming the CAD software MOC mainly generalized.

  • September, 2006 ZWCAD was chosen as one of the pilot units of Agency Share Transfer System among the non-listed limited companies in the high-tech industrial development zone.

    May, 2006 ZWCAD 2006 was released and built the new standard for domestic 2D CAD software. The number of genuine users of ZWCAD exceeded 20,000.

    February, 2006 ZWCAD passed the software testing and evaluation held by China Exploration and Design Association.

    January, 2006 ZWCAD was awarded as “2005 Recommended Excellent Software Product” by China Software Industry Association, and it was also the only domestic CAD software to receive this great honor.

  • December, 2007 ZWCAD 2008 made a strong debut with its launch event being held successfully in Beijing.

    March, 2007 ZWCAD 2007 stood in the spotlight.

    January, 2007 ZWSOFT was officially renamed as “ZWCAD Software Co., Ltd.”.

    January, 2007 ZWSOFT was awarded the honorable title of “2006 Excellent Supplier of Manufacturing Information in China”.

  • December, 2008 ZWCAD 2009 announced its official release and ZWCAD enjoyed a popularity among over 150,000 genuine users from 75 countries and districts.

    September, 2008 National Circuit Exhibition of Domestic CAD Software Solution which lasted for 3 months was undertaken by ZWSOFT and held in 13 big and medium cities.

    August, 2008 This time saw the 10th anniversary of ZWSOFT and the debut of the first Hope Primary School donated by ZWSOFT and called “ZWSOFT Chang Keng Hope Primary School”.

    April, 2008 ZWCAD 2008i appeared in the market, making a big splash of technological innovation of domestic CAD.

    March, 2008 ZWSOFT Wuhan Branch Office was founded.

  • November, 2009 ZWSOFT has donated to another Hope Primary School “ZWSOFT Mi’er Hope Primary School”, which was established in Mi’er Temple, Hong’an County, Hubei Province.

    August, 2009 The 1st GPC was held and attracted nearly 100 partners form over 30 countries, marking the phased success of ZWSOFT’s international strategy.

  • December, 2010 Being the first to realize parametric design in China and adding 10+ new functions such as New Adding Table, ZWCAD 2011 was launched globally.

    October, 2010 “Design.Navigation” National Circuit Exhibition was kicked off in Guangzhou and was held in 8 central cities and 15 key cities in China.

    September, 2010 The 2nd GPC was held at Guangzhou Chime Long Hotel with more than 100 partners from over 40 countries taking part in it.

    July, 2010 ZWSOFT managed to purchase the technology and R&D team of VXCAD/CAM from VX Corporation in America, after which the high-end 3D software ZW3D was brought to the front.

    Beginning of 2010 ZWCAD 2010 was released globally and sold to more than 180,000 genuine users from 80 countries and districts.

  • November, 2011 ZWCAD 2012 was born with the improvement of more than 900 details, realizing smoother design.

    June, 2011 ZW3D 2011 finally stood in the spotlight after one-year dedicated cooperation between the R&D centers in Wuhan, China and Florida, initiating the new era of cost-effective 3D CAD/CAM.

  • November, 2012 As the first professional design software based on ZWCAD platform and targeted at construction design, ZWCAD Architecture was launched officially.

    July, 2012 ZWSOFT announced the availability of the new generation of ZWCAD, which was based on a brand-new independent kernel. At the same time, ZWCAD Mechanical, which was developed on ZWCAD platform, was also released.

    March, 2012 ZW3D 2012 was unveiled with brand-new operation interface and whole-process plastic mold design solution.

    February, 2012 The 3rd GPC was held with a great success. Over 100 partners from more than 40 countries gathered together to witness ZWSOFT’s new leap of global expansion.

  • October, 2013 ZWCAD Mechanical 2014 and ZWCAD Architecture 2014 were announced to be available to provide professional application solutions satisfying users’ special needs.

    September, 2013 ZWCAD 2014 entered into the market with significantly improved compatibility, new functions such as dynamic block, CPU customized Ribbon interface, online updating, and original intelligent voice function, remarkably increasing the efficiency of professional design.

    March, 2013 ZW3D 2013 was launched to global users and became “the easiest way to design with 3D CAD”.

  • May, 2014 The 2nd generation realized timely and smooth data interaction between PC or mobile devices. It was also the beginning of Smart-series.

    February, 2014 ZW3D 2014 Beta Version was released to help more users quickly acquire design skills with 3D CAD thanks to more powerful data compatibility and higher usability.

  • August, 2015 The 17th anniversary of ZWSOFT witnessed its devotion to CAD R&D and innovation. Providing cost-effective software and services to CAD/CAM users, it has won the support and appreciation from more than 80 countries worldwide.

    August, 2015 3D One, the first creative 3D design software for teenagers, came into the market with a high profile. It not only provides easy-to-use 3D modeling functions according to the way of cultivating students’ creative thinking, but also brings forth the all-in-one Maker Education solutions targeting at primary and middle schools, vocational schools and universities.

    April, 2015 The 5th GPC was held successfully in Guangzhou, attracting over 200 participants in the industry from 32 countries to witness the remarkable achievements ZWOSFT made in CAD technological innovations and international development.

    March, 2015 ZW3D 2015 was available with significant improvements in stability, compatibility and modeling ability.

  • 2016 The global sales performance of ZWSOFT hit a record high and maintained rapid growth for consecutive years. With more than 550,000 genuine users around the world, its market share has been expanding constantly.

    December, 2016 Featuring more practical and flexible modeling & CNC functionalities, ZW3D 2017 was launched officially to global users. Equipped with stronger compatibility, more flexible sheet metal module and improved CAM module, ZW3D 2017 was set to boost design for the manufacturing industry.

    August, 2016 The grand opening of the 1st ZWSOFT Education Partners Conference attracted more than 100 partners in China, discussing how to rely on 3D One to establish Maker Education ecosystem.

    June, 2016 ZWCAD 2017, the 3rd generation possessing independent intellectual property right, made its debut and continued to offer permanent licenses to global users.

  • December, 2017 ZWSOFT announced the global availability of ZW3D 2018, which is positioned as a CAD&CAM expert with enhanced performance and user-friendliness taking care from design to manufacturing.

    August, 2017 ZWCAD 2018 was released officially to global users. Having been further improved based on the former version, it contains more new features which give full concern to user experience, such as Dark Theme UI and CUI, promising efficient design work.

    March, 2017 The 6th ZWSOFT GPC was held in Guangzhou with over 200 participants taking part in it, among whom are ZWSOFT’s global partners, overseas key accounts, users from famous enterprises in China and several mainstream media.

    January, 2017 The headquarter of ZWSOFT was moved to Pearl River Tower in Zhujiang Newtown, which is the CBD of Guangzhou. The new stage of development has begun.

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Corporate Culture

  • Vision

    To be the world’s leading industrial software provider.

  • Mission

    To provide reliable software & services to worldwide CAD/CAM/CAE users.

    To establish a sustainable and all-win ecosystem for design software industry.

    To promote industrial innovation and progress.

  • Values

    To be humble and persistent, righteous and fearless.

    Happy work, happy life.

    User experience is the priority.

    Happiness for all is the real happiness.

  • Employment Philosophy

    Respect, Trust, Justice, Tolerance,
    Transparency, Growth

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