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The architecture, engineering and construction (AEC) industry is quickly
adopting PDF technology to reduce printing and shipping costs and promote a
green philosophy in project communication. However as good as this may be, firms
are still struggling with wasted time searching for and managing project files.
what you know about PDF and what it can do for your projects. With Bluebeam PDF
Revu 8 your life will never be the same,” said Richard Lee, President and CEO of
Bluebeam Software, Inc. Bluebeam PDF Revu® 8, is the newest version for the AEC
industry. Revu 8 is a turnkey solution for integrating best-in-class PDF
creation, markup and editing into digital workflows with new features for
customization and improved access to files. Among the new features are
integration into Microsoft® SharePoint® and Bentley® ProjectWise®, a file
management tab and a revamped, customizable interface.
Users no longer have to waste time searching and managing project files with a
new File Access tab on Revu 8. With the new File Access tab users can search
local and network drives for PDF files, as well as organize and manage recent
files directly within Revue. By combining file access and PDF editing into one
desktop application, Bluebeam simplifies the way users get the information they
need, when they need it. “This new release is propelling PDF from a format for
digitally reviewing and editing project data into a completely integrated
command center for electronic workflows. Revue 8 is an innovative, must-have
tool for enterprises going digital, and it’s unmatched by anything else on the
market”, said Lee.
Bluebeam also seamlessly integrates into Microsoft SharePoint and Bentley
ProjectWise so users can retrieve, edit, and check PDF files back in easily.
Revu also includes a Revit® plug-in for one button PDFs, leveraging the same PDF
creation technology that AutoCAD®, SolidWorks® and MS® Office users have used
Revu 8 toolbars are fully customizable and the popular Markups list has gone
through a transformation. Users can now add custom columns with formulas,
drop-down menus, check boxes and more. No longer just a tracking tool, these
enhancements make the Markups list a fully integrated worksheet for performing
Other enhancements include the ability by users to change vector and image
elements in PDFs and annotations to any color. And, any markup saved in
Bluebeam’s exclusive Tool Chest can be assigned an action, such as a hyperlink,
or auto-numbering to provide an updated count every time it’s used.
Since 2002, Bluebeam Software has produced PDF software that is the standard in
PDF technology for architects, engineers and construction professionals. And as
in the past, Bluebeam Software is proud to offer Bluebeam PDF Revu 8 and all of
its new features at an affordable price. The Bluebeam PDF Revu Standard Edition
(for general CAD and Offices users) is available for $149, and Bluebeam PDF Revu
CAD Edition (for Revit, AutoCAD and SolidWorks users) is available for $199.
www.bluebeam.com or call Bluebeam at 866-496-2140 for more information.
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