MEP Detailing and Fabrication Software
Fabrication CADmep™, Fabrication ESTmep™, and Fabrication CAMduct™ software use manufacturer-specific content to create more accurate detailed models, generate better estimates, and help drive MEP fabrication.
Fabrication for Estimators
Create more accurate and competitive bids to help win new business.
Fabrication ESTmep Features
Autodesk Fabrication ESTmep is a cost estimation software tool that lets mechanical, electrical, and plumbing (MEP) contractors produce more accurate cost estimates for MEP building systems projects throughout the detailing, fabrication, and installation workflows. See some of the latest and greatest features that come bundled inside of Fabrication ESTmep.
Shared databases help produce detailed models for fabrication.
Generate Bids from Revit
Import models for cost estimation directly from Revit.
Accelerate Underlay Trace
Create more competitive bids with Design Line.
Adjustable Cost Estimates
Manipulate databases for quick cost iterations.
Engineering Option Tools
Show clients multiple service pricing options.
Visualize job cost and cost analysis by color
Fabrication: Moving Outside Your Comfort ZoneMay 25, 2020
It’s not about “me,” it’s about “we.” Michael LeFevre, retired architect and current leader of a design thinktank, believes designers, contractors, owners, trade contractors, technologists, and strategists all need to work together to bring about a shift in the construction industry toward a collaboration-focused business model. In his 2019 book, ...
Moving the Autodesk Fabrication Database to the Cloud – Top Tips to Enable Remote WorkersApril 8, 2020
Organizations that use Autodesk Fabrication (CADmep, ESTmep, CAMduct, Revit for Fab) may experience slow working conditions when communicating with the database. For remote users this can cause major slowdowns when trying to work. The use of a VPN gives users access to files but it is slow and non-productive. Common ...
FAB and MEP Users: What’s New for You in Revit 2020July 8, 2019
It’s no secret in this industry that juggling specialty trades on a project can keep you up at night. Fortunately, with Autodesk Fabrication products – CADmep, ESTmep and CAMduct – you can use manufacturer-specific content to generate better estimates, create more accurate detailed models, and directly drive mechanical, electrical, and ...