PlanGrid has released a new integration with Autodesk: PlanGrid BIM, which lets users open BIM models inside of PlanGrid on their phones and tablets. The announcement is the first after Autodesk acquired PlanGrid last year.
PlanGrid was created in 2011 with the goal of giving users more convenient access to construction paperwork, making blueprints, punch lists and submittals available on the cloud. The reason for cloud storage was twofold: allowing users to access paperwork on mobile, and ensuring that project groups could know they were all accessing the same version of the documents. Earlier PlanGrid software collected PDFs and photos, and now the latest product allows it to access BIM models. Continue reading here