Providing Building Envelope CAD Services for the last 25 years
Our professional, experienced individuals are highly trained with decades of experience in roofing and cladding. This means we can offer you can offer you a complete design managed solution.
Full Drawing Service
Whether your project is small or a complex architectural design, our awareness and attention to detail means that our specialist CAD designers work closely with our clients to successfully plan and manage all projects from the initial stages to the final fixing:
Approval to construction issue drawings
Full sets of general arrangement drawings for site installation
Full take off manufacturing drawings including sheet metal components in 3D STEP format
AbiCAD offers gutter design & rainwater calculations to BSEN12056-3:2000. The type of evaluation is tailored to a client's needs, from a simple check on capacity to a complete design service.
BIM - Building Information Modelling
AbiCAD have in-house qualified staff members who have undertaken buildingSMART Professional Certification (PCERT) in Open BIM Fundamentals. Through our training partners Man & Machine. AbiCAD recognise the rapidly changing industry & understand the requirements of ISO19650 & can help you through the BIM process.
AbiCAD can create BIM Revit families to suit your BIM needs. Our highly trained and competent staff can create parametric families, which contain product information necessary for analysis and visualisation. From our models we can then create high quality drawings & material schedules efficiently and accurately.
Our skilled designers can bring your ideas to life with photo-realistic 3D rendering.
Whatever your requirements may be, whether for new builds or refurbishment of existing buildings, AbiCAD can visit site and undertake surveying. We can assist directly with linear surveys for cladding replacement, or if more detailed level surveys are required, we can utilise subcontract surveyors. We can also assist with fire remedial project surveys, reviewing existing problems and assisting with remedial proposals.
Our trained individuals can provide U value calculations to assess the heat transfer through bespoke cladding & roofing solutions.
Common Data Environment (CDE)
AbiCAD staff can upload, download, monitor and provide data to fulfil the project CDE requirements.