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Welcome to the XS CAD Blog, a resource for our users to read informative articles, tips, insights, and industry best practice for pre-construction, virtual planning, 2D/3D CAD, BIM, and IPD. Read more about the benefits of these solutions to stakeholders operating in the AEC industry. Our blog is organised into specific topics - feel free to navigate the various sections on the right.

MEP Coordination

It is a key element of MEP design and is concerned with spatial configuration and layout of building services trades (HVAC, pipe work, public health and electrical systems). It also takes into account the location of elements from other disciplines such as architecture and structure.

XS CAD Limited – Corporate Profile

Posted - October 25, 2016
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XS CAD has more than 250 team members working with us. We have offices in the UK and India. Over and above this, we also have presence in the US, Canada and Australia. We believe this gives us access to the American sub-continent, European continent as well as the Austral-Asian continent.

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Architectural design and drafting support often includes, visually enticing renderings, building models, and technical drawings. Drafting production allows architects to convey their design ideas, provide instructions to contractors for construction, and record the building design as it already exists.

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With ArchiCAD it is easier to create a virtual building, a 3D Building Information Model (BIM) for an architectural design while concurrently developing coordinated 2D construction documents. The AEC industry makes use of CAD tools to generate 3D models that ……

3D Building Services

The building services design industry has seen a lot progress in the past decade. The majority of developments can be attributed to have come from within the industry and few from other sources such as government regulations and economic developments. One of the biggest factors that has led …..

Revit-Home-Builders

Home designers, until recently were of almost unanimous opinion that Revit does not work well for the home building industry, which is surprising considering the versatility of Revit. The prime grouse home designers had against Revit was that it is 3D oriented while they are comfortable producing 2D documents in

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Why it’s Essential to Find Right Outsourcing Partner for Revit & BIM services?
1. A right partner can provide you with apt BIM solutions that can help you deliver project on time.
2. You get the exact information about the entire

Architecture Rendering

The expectation within the homebuilding sector as well as the audience (investors, purchasers and planning authorities) continues to see considerable interest in realistic renders for proposed homes. The benefits of residential architectural 3D rendering to homebuilders …..

Architectural Design Development Phase - Schematic and Contract Phase

The schematic and contract phases are the stepping stones of just about any project, be it retail or otherwise. These are valuable phases as they set the architectural intent, the visual style and suggest one structural approach or another. However important these stages are, in practice, it’s becoming …..

Key Drivers leading the movement to BIM for the MEP Industry

In the last decade, building services projects have seen many developments that have been beneficial. Most of these developments have been contributed from within the industry and also from other sources, such as government regulations and economic developments ….

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