The Suite WSCAD Electrical enables the scheduling, project planning and documentation of switch gear for industrial engineering and building service engineering.

Ideal for

  • Design engineers for industrial plants and industrial automation
  • Designers in machinery, plant, and equipment engineering
  • Industrial plant installers and automation engineers
  • Switch cabinet and switch gear installers
  • Industrial maintenance departments
  • Facility management, maintenance, and servicing companies such as company electricians


  • Scheduling/project planning of large projects
  • Creation of schematics including online functions, management, and manufacturer item data
  • Creation of switch cabinet assemblies using project databases, including automatic wire routing and interfaces to automated manufacturing
  • Simple fluid plans
  • Simple electrical layouts, installation plans
  • Single line diagram



Standard functions

Features expansion stages

  • Assignment of items from a database
  • Online contactor management
  • Online PLC management
  • Automatic generation of comprehensive lists (cable lists, PLC lists, and connection list, etc.)
  • Creation of component boxes
  • Automatic translation function in Unicode languages
  • Automatic routing of wires in cable ducts
  • Calculation of cable duct fill level
  • Definition of permitted wire colors per cable duct: Ability to manually influence wire routing based on wire colors
  • Creation of restricted areas with component collision control
  • Creation of BOM independently of schematic
  • Drawing of fluid plans using existing symbol libraries
  • Drawing of layouts to scale
  • Import of layouts from DWG/DXF or PDF files
  • Scalable plans
  • Symbol size in installation plan can be adjusted before positioning