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Features

What's new in Fabrication software

Fabrication CADmep™, Fabrication ESTmep™, and Fabrication CAMduct™ software features improvements help you detail, estimate, and fabricate better buildings.

  • New

    Multipoint routing for fabrication

    Generate fabrication networks using multipoint routing for fitting and group settings. (video: 1:11 min.)

  • New

    Sloped piping for fabrication

    Create detailed sloped pipes with part-by-part modeling and slope controls. (video :56 sec.)

  • New

    New patterns for filter plenum boxes

    CID 1206 and CID 1207 support the various types of filter plenum boxes. (video: 1:01 min.)

  • Enhanced

    Support for PDF underlays

    Accurately input the scale ratio and match duplicate graphics with improved scaling for PDF underlays. (video: 1:59 min.)

  • Enhanced

    Fabrication hangers

    Drive pattern geometry with fabrication hangers. (video :43 sec.)

  • New

    Vertical design line annotation

    Vertical annotation for vertical lines enables easier validation of flow rate and velocity on riser sections. (video :49 sec.)

  • New

    Part user defined field

    Create a custom string of text through the API with a new print object. 

  • Enhanced

    Improved API and add-in functionality

    The API now allows read and write access to the ancillary data for third-party tools. (video :44 sec.)

More features

Detail in Building Information Modeling (BIM)

  • Shared content libraries and databases

    Use your Fabrication database from CADmep/CAMduct/ESTmep within Revit building design software to produce detailed models.

  • Design to fabrication

    Convert your model with Revit LOD 300 design elements to a detailed model with LOD 400 MEP fabrication parts.

  • Fabrication part placement

    Select a service, group, and the parts to place in the model with the parts palette.

  • Enhanced editing capabilities

    Use routing exclusions and improved split controls, and resize connected elements to develop your model in less time.

  • Improved hangers

    Hangers autosize to the hosted element and automatically attach to structural components, simplifying coordination.

  • Revit to estimation/fabrication

    Use the Revit fabrication detail model to drive estimation and fabrication downstream for better coordination and collaboration.

  • Collaboration and coordination

    Share models within Revit for multiuser collaboration.

Detail in Fabrication CADmep

  • Shared content libraries and databases

    Use your Fabrication database from CADmep/CAMduct/ESTmep to produce detailed models for estimation and fabrication.

  • Extend Revit

    Easily export and import Revit and AutoCAD MEP models.

  • Design line detailing technology

    Draw with real components and connections.

  • Multiservice layout

    Model several parallel services simultaneously.

  • Service validation and clash detection tools

    More effectively identify and resolve service issues before fabrication.

  • 3D spooling capabilities

    Create detailed fabrication shop spool sheets.

Note: Fabrication CADmep 2018 requires a separate license for AutoCAD 2018 software or an AutoCAD 2018 industry-specific software product.

Estimate in Fabrication ESTmep

  • Shared content libraries and databases

    Use your Fabrication database from CADmep/CAMduct/ESTmep to produce detailed models for estimation.

  • Generate bids from Revit

    Import models for cost estimation.

  • Accelerate underlay trace

    Create more competitive bids with design line.

  • Adjustable cost estimates

    Manipulate databases for quick cost iterations.

  • Value engineering option tools

    Show clients multiple service pricing options.

  • Color-coded cost tool

    Visualize job cost and cost analysis by color.

Fabricate in Fabrication CAMduct

  • Shared content libraries and databases

    Use your Fabrication database from CADmep/CAMduct/ESTmep to produce detailed models for fabrication.

  • Sheet metal component library

    Use the vast spec-driven parametric component database.

  • Sheet metal and linear nesting

    Advanced nesting improves material use.

  • NC writing and machine support

    Built-in and custom post processors help speed production.

  • Advanced job costing tools

    Gain a better understanding of job costs.

  • Additional software

    Includes access to Fabrication CAMduct Components, Fabrication Tracker, and Fabrication RemoteEntry.

Note: Fabrication CAMduct 2018 includes access to Fabrication CAMduct Components 2018, Fabrication Tracker 2018, and Fabrication RemoteEntry 2018.