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Score 2.3 out of 100
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Score 9.1 out of 100

Likelihood to Recommend

Constructware

Constructware is well suited for many different types of projects in both real estate and infrastructure. However, it is now becoming outdated with the introduction of the BIM 360 platform. I think even Autodesk may plan to slowly stop rolling out subscriptions to Cnstructware since most of its functions are now getting added on to BIM 360.
Tanmay Bhalerao | TrustRadius Reviewer

Trimble Accubid

Trimble Accubid is incredible for when you need to take your time and get a bid out for a job. It allows you to create templates and reuse a lot of information for future work. However, sometimes for a smaller job, it can be a lot of information to enter, which becomes time-consuming when on short time frames.
Gavin Scott-Miller | TrustRadius Reviewer

Feature Rating Comparison

Construction Project & Field Management

Constructware
5.0
Trimble Accubid
6.9
Issue tracking & punchlists
Constructware
2.0
Trimble Accubid
4.0
Photo documentation
Constructware
2.0
Trimble Accubid
Jobsite reports
Constructware
6.0
Trimble Accubid
Document sharing
Constructware
6.0
Trimble Accubid
9.0
RFI tools
Constructware
6.0
Trimble Accubid
7.0
Collaboration & approvals
Constructware
6.0
Trimble Accubid
9.0
As-built drawings
Constructware
6.0
Trimble Accubid
Submittal design and management
Constructware
6.0
Trimble Accubid
8.0
Plan distribution & viewing
Constructware
Trimble Accubid
7.0
Plan markups & sharing
Constructware
Trimble Accubid
4.0

Estimating

Constructware
Trimble Accubid
9.4
Takeoff tools
Constructware
Trimble Accubid
8.7
Job costing
Constructware
Trimble Accubid
9.3
Cost databases
Constructware
Trimble Accubid
9.3
Cost calculator
Constructware
Trimble Accubid
10.0
Bid creation
Constructware
Trimble Accubid
9.7

Pros

Constructware

  • Provenance. Keeps track of changes and the people/companies who made those changes.
  • Collaboration.
  • Work [is stored] in the cloud.
Tanmay Bhalerao | TrustRadius Reviewer

Trimble Accubid

  • Provides accurate NECA labor units for materials.
  • Keeps accurate costs of materials through regular updates.
Jay Handleson | TrustRadius Reviewer

Cons

Constructware

  • UI can be improved, as shown by improvements made in BIM 360.
  • Only works well with Internet Explorer.
  • Steep Learning Curve due to confusing UI.
Tanmay Bhalerao | TrustRadius Reviewer

Trimble Accubid

  • While the tools provided are great, there could be more to allow more imaginative users to build their own.
  • The user interface is old and clunky.
Garrett Gill | TrustRadius Reviewer

Support Rating

Constructware

No score
No answers yet
No answers on this topic

Trimble Accubid

Trimble Accubid 6.7
Based on 6 answers
The training packets are thorough and they are easy to understand. Live support is harder to come by, however, I haven't had any major problems that I have needed to overcome. The best support is not needing to have support in the first place. Ease of use makes this mostly not an issue.
Gavin Scott-Miller | TrustRadius Reviewer

Alternatives Considered

Constructware

Better than Unifier:1. Better UI2. Everything else is about the sameBim360 is now the go-to platform for all functions previously provided by Constructware.
Tanmay Bhalerao | TrustRadius Reviewer

Trimble Accubid

McCormick is an accurate estimating solution, but is far too bulky too compete with Accubid. Pricing reports and breakout options in Accubid are far superior to McCormick. McCormick's on-screen take off may be a benefit to some, but not worth the trade off of Accubid's robust suite.ViewPoint is a small contractor solution that cannot compete on the scale of Accubid.
Jay Handleson | TrustRadius Reviewer

Return on Investment

Constructware

  • Saves time.
  • Eases collaboration.
  • Increases accountability.
Tanmay Bhalerao | TrustRadius Reviewer

Trimble Accubid

  • Helps produce more accurate estimates.
  • Allows us to break scopes out without having to re-perform an estimate.
Garrett Gill | TrustRadius Reviewer

Pricing Details

Constructware

General

Free Trial
Free/Freemium Version
Premium Consulting/Integration Services
Entry-level set up fee?
No

Trimble Accubid

General

Free Trial
Free/Freemium Version
Premium Consulting/Integration Services
Entry-level set up fee?
No

Rating Summary

Likelihood to Recommend

Constructware
1.0
Trimble Accubid
8.7

Support Rating

Constructware
Trimble Accubid
6.7

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