The process corresponds tot he regular operation but offers all the adventages of a computer aided, effective software solution.
In just five steps you can reative an estimate very quickly that you can verify afterwards and that can ve manually edited or networked at any time.
You work in the most proificent way with coloring pencils, triangle and measurements sheets, but in a modern idiom with estimating software.
You generatet he quantities graphically from a digitized paper plan or from a two-dimensional CAD drawing.
Trust ist good, control ist better. For better navigation in inputting quantity entries, you can click the position in the bill of quantities and see ist corresponding measurement highlighted in the plan in color and instantly see if all quantities are recorded.
The indexing of all elements in the plan an in the quantities list, as well as the option to compare version numbers with each other, rounds out the endless control possibilities.
With GRAVA you can easily scale your original plans and define the scale. Using the predefined contet, you can quickly and easily assign areas, lengths and number of items on the digital building plan.
The integrated REB Formula assistant helps you in the determination of volumens from the 2D plan. The subsequent modifications and editing of areas and elements is possible by using Object grips.
GRAVA can be operated without any CAD proficiency because it functions in exactly the same manner as manual quantity take-off from paper plans. However, you can easily make manual amendments tot he quantity evaluation, and thereby complete your estimate.
The novice-friendly and wellstructured software user interface with the 5 steps to estimation makes it easier for you.
The following formats are supported for importing plans: JPG, BMP, PDF (pixel and vector formats), DXF, DWG and S12. Your graphical estimate data can be exported in BMP and PDF formats.
You can export quantities in the following formats: PDF, Excel, RTF, GAEB and DA11. You can therefore work seamlessly with the AVA solution AVANTI or with any other AVA software.