U.S. CAD is now a Bluebeam Platinum Partner
U.S. CAD has recently been awarded Platinum Partner status by Bluebeam Software.
This new designation comes as a result of meeting a comprehensive set of requirements, including the completion of a video-based training program and meeting annual sales objectives. U.S. CAD’s partnership with Bluebeam will continue to allow us to provide our customers with a powerful solution that allows paperless collaboration and coordination on any project size.
Make the most of Bluebeam Revu tools like hyperlink, Snapshot, and Estimation. Here’s how to do it, with five video tutorials, courtesy of our friends at Bluebeam. How many of these have you used?
The much anticipated Bluebeam Revu 2015.5 is out! Troy DeGroot shares some of the most anticipated features, plus a how-to on upgrading. Read more from Troy DeGroot to learn about the Revu 2015.5 updates:
This past year has been momentous for U.S. CAD in many ways. From new additions to our team to an expanded service offerings to the completion of a multi-city conference series, 2016 was a year to remember. Take a look at some of the highlights!
Whether you’re a master at using Bluebeam’s array of PDF tools or a beginner who’s just getting started, you’re likely creating new workflows now that you have power of paperless documentation and online collaboration.
Hate the admin work that comes with your building and design documents? Here’s how Bluebeam can help take away the drudgery and win back your time.
Bluebeam’s built-in columns are great, but they might not fulfill all of your needs. In this video, Ted Moberg explains how to add fields that deliver the information you need while extracting from your sheets.
Attention Steel Fabricators, Erectors and Estimators. Are you currently using 20 colored highlighters, scratch paper, a calculator, a Planimeter, cheater glasses, and Ibuprofen to complete your takeoffs/estimates? You’re in luck, I started my career as a Steel Detailer, so I understand the drawings you’re looking through. I also worked as a BIM Manager transitioning 70 team members in seven locations into 3D workflows. Now I teach and I can assure you, there is a better way to do estimates and material takeoffs with Bluebeam Revu.
Bluebeam Revu now offers improved options for Studio Sessions. Now, the number of files in a session has now been raised from 100 to 5000, and individual file sizes went from 100 megabytes to one gigabyte each! Learn more:
We’ve had feedback from our customers who both use Bluebeam Revu, and those who don’t. It seems everyone may benefit from tips on the tools that aren’t currently being used. This video demonstrates some of Troy DeGroot’s favorite time-saving quick tips.
The newest update is now available for Bluebeam Revu 2016 with a new update process and many resolved issues. Check out the full list here, and contact our Support Team if you need any help!
How many times have you reviewed documents on a project to find that a building has moved or been given a completely different footprint than what was shown in previous plans? Do you have a headache just thinking about it? Bluebeam Revu’s Compare Documents tool is an easy way to spot changes like this and address them right away.
In this short video, Ted Moberg shows how to use the iPad version of Revu to create a quick and accurate bid for a roofing job. Learn how this method can help essentially any trade that requires collecting information on site for a bid.
If you haven’t heard by now, Bluebeam Revu 2018 was released in April with a brand-new user interface. Discover the 8 new features you need to know in this highly anticipated release:
Now, with Revu eXtreme 2015.5, hand-written notes are automatically filtered through the OCR engine and text is added to the Comments field in the markup. Read more from Ted Moberg about this Revu eXtreme 2015.5 update:
2016 is proving to be a great year for construction professionals and companies. As reported by Construction Dive, analysts had predicted 6% growth for the industry, with construction starts reaching nearly $712 million.