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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.

3D BIM Modeling | BIM Modelling | BIM Servcies

As the property owners increasingly demand timely and in-budget completion of projects, all the key stakeholders are increasingly adopting 3D BIM modeling to achieve the same. Whilst the traditional design-bid-build project delivery methods are still significantly used by the AEC industry…

BIM Modelling Services | MEP (M&E) BIM

Since our construction industry is grappled with severe productivity issues and tight margins, the AEC industry is striving hard to come up with new ways of improving productivity, reducing construction costs and delivering a better-built building. Building Information….

3D Building Services Coordination | MEP Coordination Drawings

As the architecture, engineering and construction (AEC) industry faces tremendous pressure to deliver optimal projects within stringent deadlines, improving process efficiency and reducing rework is certainly the need of the hour. The design and construction-related rework is one of

BIM Modeling Services | BIM Retail Design | BIM Outsourcing

In the AEC industry, the advent of building information modelling (BIM) concept was viewed by many as an evolution to better 2D and 3D computer-aided design (CAD) techniques. Very few saw it as an interdisciplinary, collaborative tool that would ….

Rendered 3D Retail Images | Homebuilder 3D Rendered Images | Architectural 3D Rendering

Homebuilders cater to diverse people who have different tastes. Bearing this aspect in mind, every project requires a unique approach for planning, designing, promoting, and building, which makes homebuilding a highly demanding business. Some people may have a desire to

MEP (M&E) BIM | BIM Services

Designing and planning for mechanical, electrical, and plumbing (MEP) systems for healthcare facilities brings with it a set of daunting challenges for the entire MEP (M&E) fraternity. Considering the project complexities, stringent building codes, healthcare standards, local regulations, and constricted

MEP Coordination | MEP Coordination Drawings | 3D M&E (MEP) Coordination

MEP is an acronym used for Mechanical, Electrical and Plumbing systems for building projects. With the increasing complexity and functionality of each system, MEP activities are not confined to the traditional mechanical, electrical and plumbing system but also…..

Architectural 3D Rendering | Rendered 3D Retail Images | Retail 3D Rendering

Retail stores are much more than stores displaying products. It is also about providing a lifestyle experience to consumers, persuading them to linger in the store and influencing their mood. An engaging retail store design in sync with your brand can provide customers with a new retail experience.

BIM Modelling | BIM Services

In the AEC industry, the timely and cost-effective completion of projects is the sole aim of general contractors, also referred to as main contractors in the UK. In most cases, general contractors (main contractors) act as project managers.

MEP Coordination | 3D Building Services Coordination | MEP Coordination Drawings

One of the most integral practices undertaken in the pre-construction phase, MEP coordination demands special attention from all the AEC professionals involved in a project. This process ensures that the building’s architectural design and its structural framework don’t interfere or