At the heart of Fast Estimate V6 is the Take Off and Estimating Module.
With the Fast Estimate Take Off and Estimating module you have an extensive starter library resource (SMM7 based) ready for your use and customisation on your first take off and pricing exercise. You can easily add new items to your library and fully customise it to suit your needs. In addition to this you can fully integrate Spon's Price Libraries that provide you with thousands of industry standard rates from the Architects’ and Builders’, Civil Engineering and Highway Works, Mechanical and Electrical Services and External Works and Landscape price libraries.
Fast Estimate provides you with powerful tools such as Job templates with easy data navigation, fully annotatable nested dim sheets to drill down into, analysis of rates right on the screen as you work with the ability to alter items as you go. The Fast Estimate database allows you to create user definable resources and a virtually unlimited amount of custom library of items along with composite resources and items. You can insert links to drawings, specifications and web sites to assist in annotation of your Bills and Schedules.
Fast Estimate allows the import of data from Excel that can easily be matched to your existing item resource library, combined with powerful navigation, editing and mark-up tools along with links to external data.
Fast Estimate provides flexible overhead and profit adjustment and analysis along with detailed reports right down to individual resource level that can be used for contract programming and material purchase. There are powerful search, filter and sort functions with the ability to review project data in a single table
Fast Estimate provides report output in PDF format and Excel so you can easily share your data with your team and clients.
Whether you wish to start with or scale up to a network environment we have the solution to meet your needs.
Subcontract enquiry and comparison module:
Material enquiry and comparison module:
Valuation and Final Account module - (Releasing 2018):
With our new valuation and final account module you can carry out your valuations and prepare you final accounts as you progress with your projects on site. Apply percentages complete or use quantities in real time to create your valuations, drill down and get detailed reports on labour, plant, materials and subcontract values for comparison against your actual costings and use the information in your future take offs and pricing.
With the final account module you can prepare your final account in a systematic way, with all of your build-ups and backup information in one place and presented with an automatically completed summary sheet giving you an up to date live final account statement at all times ready for presentation to your client with your monthly valuation, keeping the whole team appraised with the most up to date construction values for your project.