Trimble AutoBid SheetMetal

Your complete sheet metal estimating software solution.

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Designed with advanced technology and years of sheet metal experience, Trimble® AutoBid® SheetMetal is the fastest, most accurate estimating software for sheet metal contractors.

An intuitive estimating tool

  • Stay competitive

    Specification-driven takeoffs speed up the process by applying specs that automatically determine item properties.

  • Skip the digitizer

    Been there, done that. With OnScreen view, no digitizer is needed.

  • Improve your workflow

    Smooth integration with a variety of third-party applications that accelerate estimating and job costing processes.

Full-featured estimating software

  • Shape conversion tool

    Save time and money by generating an alternate price to convert rectangular ductwork to round, or vice versa, without having to redline the drawing and repeat the takeoff.

  • Box in/copy tool

    Speed up takeoffs four times faster by using the box-in/copy tool to repeat take-off items such as assemblies at fan coil units or VAV boxes.

  • Value engineering

    Whether you're preparing value engineering options to save the customer time and construction costs or budgeting conceptual estimates, Trimble AutoBid SheetMetal gives you the competitive advantage.

  • Custom exports

    Create an export report of material costs, labor hours, and costs by different breakdowns that can be directly imported into accounting or project scheduling software.

  • Rapid reports

    Summarize and customize data in a variety of configurations with Excel-based reports.

  • Software integration

    Import jobs from Trimble FabShop into Trimble AutoBid SheetMetal to price change orders or export fabrication information to the Trimble FabShop cutting software.

The way you want your workflow

Trimble AutoBid SheetMetal is fast, accurate and easy to use.

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Learn why Trimble AutoBid SheetMetal is the new standard in Sheet Metal estimating.


What our clients say

“What a difference. With AutoBid, our bids are so much more accurate. No matter the building style…the tool automatically generates the correct number of components we need. No more guesswork.”

Tyke Read, Secretary, Brown & Read Engineering

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