Dealership Quantity Take-Off

VIATechnik’s EstimatingTeam+ helped a leading interiors subcontractor complete a gypsum board and stud wall quantity take-off for a site in Silicon Valley. Utilizing Autodesk Quantity Take-off software, VIATechnik provided quantities for each type of wall, complete with detailed dimensions for various heights and lengths of wall types. Details including ceiling and floor connections, door framings, and sound insulation completed the project. By using VIATechnik’s estimating team, the subcontractor was able to complete a quality bid for an important client on time.

 

 

 

 

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