Understanding the Basics of Bluebeam: Your Key to Efficient Construction Workflows

Welcome to the world of Bluebeam – the digital solution that has revolutionized how the construction industry handles PDF documents. Whether you’re a seasoned professional or just starting in the construction field, Bluebeam offers many powerful tools designed to simplify PDF creation, editing, and collaboration. In this article, we’ll take you through the basics of Bluebeam, from getting started with the software to advanced editing and collaboration features. Introduction to Bluebeam What is Bluebeam? Bluebeam is a comprehensive PDF solution tailored for architecture, engineering, and construction professionals. It provides an efficient platform for creating, editing, and marking up PDF documents. […]
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4 Reasons You Should Be On Bluebeam Maintenance

As a TPM Bluebeam Technical Solutions Consultant, our customers often ask about the benefits of adding maintenance to their Bluebeam Revu License. Ordinarily, we receive inquiries about the value of maintenance from Perpetual License holders of Bluebeam Revu. Maintenance also applies to individuals with an Open License, as it is required with an Open License. Bluebeam’s Perpetual License model works a little differently than the Open License. Bluebeam’s Perpetual License provides you with access to Revu with maintenance as an optional addon. Yet, there is a value in opting for having maintenance included with a Perpetual License, and here’s why: […]
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Your Top 5 Bluebeam Revu Questions, Answered

At TPM, we’re big fans of Bluebeam Revu and how it helps keep our client’s architecture, engineering and construction teams on the same page through the design process. Revu allows AEC teams to move projects forward during construction and preserve critical project data through completion and beyond. For architects, engineers, and contractors, the mark-up and collaboration tools in Bluebeam Revu allow for faster, more accurate, and more thorough quality reviews. Long story short, Bluebeam Revu is a must-have for any AEC firm. Revu speeds up design reviews by allowing project partners to mark up and collaborate on the same documents […]
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Saving Paper Using Bluebeam for Project Handover

Project management and having an efficient project lifecycle can be somewhat challenging. The challenge is especially true while involving all project stakeholders with mountains of paperwork. The amount of project documentation, details, and scope comes with various printed materials. These printed materials, or traditionally published, make up a project’s handover documentation.   What is Project Handover? Project handover is a process of delivering project documents to the project owner or other points of contact upon completion. Traditionally, the delivery of a project’s handover documentation involved physical paperwork. However, the advances in technology allow for digital delivery of this documentation. Having […]