Features and Benefits of Planswift
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Why more companies are moving to PlanSwiftUK

PlanSwift is the fastest and easiest to use software for accurately completing construction takeoffs on your computer screen. With PlanSwift's visual point-and-click interface, users can drag and drop individual products or assembled product groups directly onto a digitised blueprint. PlanSwift calculates the takeoffs automatically - saving valuable time and effort.

The feature-rich environment includes the ability to measure square, linear, and metric footage, pitch and angles, and see-through and comparative plan overlays, as well as the ability to email plans, update them, and even store them using industry-standard CAD and image files.

  • Compatible with every known drawing format including pdfs and most onine plan rooms.
  • Measures even the most complicated items.
  • Allows colour coding of drawings to show progress and for subsequent use on site.
  • Rescales drawings in seconds.
  • Export information into a spreadsheet to add owner specific information such as labour rates.
  • Zoom in to view details.
  • E-mail information to clients, suppliers and colleagues.
  • Revisions made easily and auditable.
  • Slash paper and cartridge bills.
  • Own the software outright.
  • Risk free, no cost 14 day trial allows you to try before you buy.
  • Creates a whole new platform for the Construction Industry promoting collaboration
    throughout the Supply Chain.

New versions

The features in Planswift are constantly being reviewed and changed where improvements are identified so that the version of the software is changed to reflect the latest thinking.

For example v10.1:

  • Speed Enhancements: Load times have been improved by up to 80%!
  • A RAM patch was implemented to improve performance in every aspect of the software
  • Maintenance release: Multiple bug fixes, thank you for your suggestions!
  • Code and security updates to correct Windows 10 updates
  • Added an extra option to the right click men
  • You can now Subtract from Section (P2P – Point to point) and Subtract from Section (Box)
  • Performance increase on uploading plans

V10.2

  • Ability to dynamically link to Excel so that values derived from takeoffs in PlanSwift are automatically updated to a connected Excel WorkBook.
  • Ability to utilize one takeoff for multiple purposes: for example, using an area takeoff to calculate a perimeter takeoff.
  • Takeoffs may be initiated from within the Excel Workbook
  • Excel templates add further time savings when working on multiple projects.