BIM based Estimating Software - CostX
CostX®, a complete construction estimating solution for estimators to employ the most advanced on-screen measurement system with BIM to extradite better results to clients.
With its 3D graphics capability CostX® can rapidly and precisely take off quantities from 2D drawings and bring forth automatic quantities from 3D BIM models. Prepare estimates, bills of quantities and tenders easily and all in a fraction of the time and cost.
The software is also capable to take out object properties. All objects within the model can be easily viewed, hidden or isolated.
- Supports scanned, PDF, CAD drawings and 3D BIM models
- Supports BIM by using digital design data to accurately estimate quantities and costs
- Powerful spreadsheet based workbooks live-linked to the drawings
- Codes and zones allow work to be sorted and regrouped
- Workbooks can be linked into user-defined rate and constants libraries
- Unique revision mode compares drawings and highlights the changes to identify revisions and update quantities
- Report writer produces customized professional reports
- Sub-contractor comparison workbooks can be generated with associated reports. The workbook includes features like fixed columns for lowest-priced and preferred subcontractors, read-only cells, automatic formulas, subcontractor selection, empty price flags, columns formatting, subcontractor headings, and a range of comparison report templates, among others.
- Network capabilities allow multiple users to work on the same project at once
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