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Steel Estimators

Drive shop profitability.

Model-based estimating gives you the power to turn out more accurate bids faster, helping your shop win more projects with improved profit margins. 

 

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Save time on material takeoffs.

Quickly clean up imported design models or trace your design drawings, let SDS2 add the connections, and export to your production management software for high-speed material takeoffs. 

  • Import REVIT or IFC models or design drawings
  • Accurately assess connection costs
  • Build budgets from accurate, model-based material lists

Learn how Drake-Williams saves 30-40% on takeoff time 

Predict project outcomes.

SDS2 Estimodeling includes SDS2's signature AI-driven connection design to give estimators an edge when it comes to identifying constructablity issues. Within the 3D model, it's easy to see where scheduled connections are insufficient and pre-identify RFIs, so you can propose solutions to the engineer and save time once the bid is won.

 

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Maximize profit margins.

Unlike any other model-based estimating software, SDS2 comes with automated connection optimization, so you can maximize your profit margins without the added cost of a third-party application. Run comparisons between connection types in minutes to generate cost-optimized, accurate bids. 


Watch 4G Steel's journey to Estimodeling 

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See how SDS2 can accelerate project timelines, reduce errors,
and improve project accuracy.  

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