23 Apr 5 top Apps for architects and builders
Currently, technology has flooded the world with different applications that allow us to simplify our lives, especially some utilities for professionals that will help carry out the work without the need of the traditional tools that we use every day, for this reason we want to gather information about the better applications for those responsible for construction. Incase you need a tailor made solution for your business do not hesitate to contact app building experts.
Today we have a Top 7: The best applications for architects and masons in 2017 to facilitate their activities without having the most powerful smartphone, but a basic equipment will be enough to run these useful mobile applications for iOS and Android.
Site Audit Pro (iOS / Android)
If your job is to audit or be the quality inspector in the work you should not forget to install the Site Audit Pro application, this utility is designed specifically to do inspections, audits or reports and manage them directly from anywhere. With this utility you can obtain photographs or upload existing images, make comments or annotations that you can share in your auditorium reports by e-mail, Dropbox or Google Drive.
Builder’s Helper – Advanced Construction Calculator (iOS)
En iOS nos encontramos con una utilidad peculiar, pues se trata de una calculadora digital capaz de valorar los cálculos normales como unitarios para una gran variedad de proyectos constructivos, lo cual incluye vigas, columnas, escaleras y paneles de yeso, pintura, decking, sistemas de techo y pisos.
Además, esta aplicación permite tener un seguimiento sobre todos los datos relevantes del proyecto y almacenar documentos sobre el mismo, incluso fotografías para tener la información concreta justamente en la palma de tu mano.
BIMx (iOS / Android)
If you are an architect you will end up loving BIMx, because this software is a very useful tool that has the ‘Hyper-model BIMx’, a technology designed specifically to navigate the plans and the 3D construction model in an integrated way and for the visualisation of information of the construction components.
Autodesk BIM 360 Docs (iOS / Android)
A second quite useful application for architects is BIM 360 Docs from Autodesk, this being a free utility for construction, since it allows to publish, manage and review all documents, plans and models of the project in the cloud to verify the latest changes made at the moment to visit the work.
Plan Grid (iOS / Android)
Plan Grid is perhaps the most useful application for those in charge of the works because the supervisor can share plans, annotations, photos and reports instantly with all his equipment without having to quote them to a meeting or meeting.
In addition, this utility will allow us to follow up on the works that consists of the reviews, progress exams and problem management to benefit the staff in general that will minimize the time of meetings to follow the construction.