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Introducing Modo 12!

April 10, 2018

Modo 12 is officially available and delivers additions and enhancements in several key areas!

What's New in Modo 12?

Enhanced model-bashing
Assembly-based 3D construction with mesh presets that can be seamlessly added to the creative process making ideation incredibly fast and easy.

A more Immersive experience
Review content with an embedded VR viewport right within Modo to create a uniquely immersive experience, powerful sense of scale, and interactivity.

Iterative design
Create smart assets and infinite design variations with the expanded procedural capabilities.

Connected interoperability
Push, pull or simply move your Modo data to more applications with the innovative client-server bridge to Unreal and now Unity - plus the addition of other new formats like glTF 2.0.

Approachable animation
Enhanced animation experience including improved workflows to easily retime, repurpose, combine, and adjust animation actions.


Click here to download Modo 12 and give this new version a try.

Convinced of the possibilities?

  • Users with a valid Maintenance
    Everyone who is using Modo 11 and is having an active Maintenance, will receive a free upgrade to Modo 12! The product will simply be added to your account at the Foundry website.
  • Users without a valid Maintenance
    To get your Modo 12 license, you can buy an annual maintenance (late renewal) on your license in our webshop. Maintenance includes the latest version of Modo and technical support.
  • Not using MODO yet?
    Place your order in our webshop and you will receive your license and download link as soon as possible.

Click here for all Modo 12 prices.

Happy Modeling!


V-Ray now compatible with Rhino 6

April 5, 2018

A new update for V-Ray 3.6 for Rhino is now available for download. The update for this high-end render plugin now supports the latest version of Rhinoceros, version 6.2.


If you are new to V-Ray 3.x for Rhino, you can request a demo version here. If you are already using V-Ray 3.x for Rhino, you can go to your login page at Chaos Group's website to get your latest full version of V-Ray for Rhino.

Happy Rendering!


solidThinking live @ 3D Design & Engineering

April 5, 2018

Design8 is present at the 3D Design & Engineering Conference to show you all the ins and outs of TOPOLOGY OPTIMIZATION. We will demonstrate solidThinking Inspire, the most intuitive and versatile standalone topology optimization software. solidThinking Inspire is a concept generator and delivers a 3D optimized shape for you to design a product that’s lighter, stiffer and better looking.

Tickets - Discounts available!

Since we are both exhibitor and keynote speaker, we can offer you an attractive discount of 30% on the purchase of the entrance tickets. In addition, we have 6 free tickets available! These free tickets are limited available, so be quick to get a free ticket. First come, first served! Send us an email if you want to be considered for one of the 6 free tickets or the 30% discount.

We look forward to welcome you on April 17, 2018!


Visit us at Building Holland 2018

April 5, 2018

Design8 bv will be present at Building Holland 2018, the trade show in RAI Amsterdam where professionals from the building sector meet and exchange their knowledge.

Build Holland 2018 will be held from Tuesday April 17 until Thursday April 19, 2018.
The fair is open from 10.00 to 18.00.

Useful Extensions

We will show SketchUp Pro at booth number 10.001 together with useful Extensions as:

Virtual Reality

Besides that, we will show you the different possibilities for Virtual Reality. Immersive yourself in a 3D Design with the HTC Vive VR Headset and discover what Virtual Reality and SketchUp Pro can do for you and your customers!

Free Registration

Come and meet us, see SketchUp Pro in action and be amazed.
Subscribe for a free ticket.

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