Maptek Workbench

The Maptek Workbench is a single platform for customers to easily access licensed Maptek applications and other services, streamlining workflows and technical support.

It also provides a download and update service (in combination with Maptek Account) for accessing the latest software releases and facilitates data sharing between Maptek products.

Maptek Products


  • Build custom workflows incorporating any application run from the Workbench (Note: Running and editing workflows requires a Maptek Extend licence.)
  • Integrated text editor, spreadsheet, scripting and t-shell applications
  • Create custom toolbars, menus, command sequences and shortcut keys
  • Dock and view multiple applications side-by-side as tiled or tied views
  • Thumbnail views of files and enhanced file search capabilities
  • Enhanced tooltips show summary and status information
  • Chronological log records creation, modification, renaming and deletion of file types
  • Menu search finds all applicable options and displays functions for immediate operation
  • Request technical support and provide automatically generated logfiles
  • Multi-language support
  • Trial in-development functionality through Labs


  • Customisable interface: Create your own toolbars, menus, command lists and shortcut keys, to suit work patterns
  • Maximise workspace: Work across monitors, auto-hide docked toolbar windows and arrange windows to maximise screen real estate.
  • Productive teamwork: Build custom workflows and enable for team, site and operation-wide standardisation.
  • Integrated solution: Single platform to access and seamlessly share data across all installed Maptek products.
  • Streamlined workflow: Easy access to everyday apps such as csv, t-shell and text editors to support design and modelling tasks.
  • Advanced applications: Apply Python scripting tools to individual tasks and workflows. (Note: Python scripting requires a Maptek Extend licence.)
  • Technical support: Monitor memory usage of client and server processes, as well as overall system memory and use information to help identify issues.