Aras-for-Tekla® is a technology demonstration of connecting Tekla® modeling software and the Aras Innovator® PLM platform. It is developed to facilitate the document management process and enable users to import, export, and update Tekla documents and their associated files using Aras Innovator.

With Aras-for-Tekla, users can:

  • Connect to the Aras Innovator PLM system.
  • Check a single document or document hierarchy into Aras Innovator.
  • Check a document out of the PLM system and open it in Tekla Structures.
  • Store document modifications in Aras Innovator.
  • Log in using an automatic listing of available databases.
  • Edit document properties.
  • Purge or delete the latest version of a document.
  • Lock and unlock items.
  • Promote a document through the life cycle.
  • Use Change Management mechanisms on a CAD document.


  • Aras Innovator v. 11 SP12
  • Tekla Structures 17

Watch a short demo video below to see the current functionality of the Aras-for-Tekla technology demonstration.

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