BIM leader Trimble added a new company to its portfolio of BIM software developers: Dutch 3D CAD and BIM firm Stabiplan. The acquisition enhances Trimble’s mechanical, electrical and plumbing (MEP) products.
Trimble’s existing MEP software includes tools for automated estimating, project management, modelling, detailing, construction and layout. Stabiplan is perhaps best known for its Stabicad software and MEP content BIM content library. The former is used for 3D CAD and computer-aided engineering for Revit and AutoCAD, making it possible to incorporate drawing and engineering calculations and analysis into CAD models. Continue reading here