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Improve quantity estimations accuracy with Bluebeam’s intuitive, customisable PDF markup and measurement tools.
Capture a project’s true scope with dynamic measurement tools purpose-built for contractors in all speciality trades.
Take quick, precise measurements, and track running totals as you draw.
Mark up and measure together at the same time using custom, shareable, scalable tool sets, and export quantity estimation data to Excel.
Measure volume, depth, radius, wall area, angle or arc, perform area and volume cutouts, and customise counts.
Easily take measurements from detail sheets by creating multiple scaled viewports in a single drawing.
Search for symbols within PDFs and add hyperlinks and highlights, or even apply custom counts to search results.
Create a visual summary of markup data on your PDF, which automatically updates as you make changes.
Store your preferred toolbars, tool sets and display settings in a custom interface profile or choose from preloaded profiles.
“We’ve been able to immensely change the way the estimating goes for the company and have been able to produce so much more work for ourselves that we actually have to pick and choose what jobs we really want.”
Estimator at Solid Earth Civil Contractors
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Speed and accuracy during the quantity estimation process are crucial for capturing a project’s true scope. That’s why contractors around the world use Bluebeam to perform quantity estimations more quickly and accurately. You can upload PDF drawings, take precise measurements (including volume, angle, etc.), then link totals to Excel worksheets for automatic tender calculations. You can also mark up and measure together with teammates in real time using customisable tool sets tailored to your trade. That means higher quality estimations and better tenders.
Quantity estimation software allows you to be extremely precise, even when you’re working to a short deadline. Bluebeam software gives construction teams powerful, easy-to-use measurement tools purpose-built for construction projects, which allow you to take precise measurements more quickly. You can also customise and share custom tool sets to standardise your quantity estimation process, project after project. Bluebeam also allows you to link measurement totals from multiple PDFs to Excel worksheets for automatic tender calculations. Check out the “Popular Features” section above to learn more about what Bluebeam has to offer.