Convert SHP to DWG

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Transform DWG Components into SHP Attributes

With FME, your shapefiles can be converted to move freely across the enterprise to make your data more accessible for all team members and stakeholders. Need to convert your SHP files to another format? FME provides reader/writer support for over 450 other formats like GML, PostGIS, and JSON.

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Preserve SHP Data Quality

Preserve your clean GIS geometry when converting from SHP to DWG and use transformers to structure and style the data. You can transform your data by converting GIS points and attributes into CAD blocks or annotations using a template DWG file and reproject your mapping data.

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Automate DWG to SHP Transformations

With FME Server, you can automate tedious tasks so you can spend more time on analysis or brainstorming new ideas. Create up-to-date DWG files by automatically running your workflow by the hour, day, month, or year. You can even import and use publicly sourced geospatial data from databases that constantly add new information.

Learn From SHP and DWG Experts

Read more about SHP and DWG conversions in our Q&A forums or learn from articles like Working with CAD Data and FME in the Knowledge Center. Following example scenarios and creating your own workflows is easy with FME’s intuitive drag-and-drop graphical user interface.

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Shapefile (SHP)

The Shapefile format is a vector data format that stores the location, geometry, and attributes of geographic features in a set of related files.

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Autodesk AutoCAD (DWG)

AutoCAD is design and drafting software used primarily by architects, project managers, and engineers for the creation of accurate digital drawings and models of their plans.

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