World Class Quantity Takeoff & Estimating Software for Construction & MEP.

For 20 years our software has been trusted the world over to quantify & cost projects. Our advanced solutions automate the takeoff & costing of construction and M&E across PDF, CAD & BIM.




Takeoff for Architecture & Structure

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Takeoff for Mechanical & Electrical

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TBQ Tendering, Costing & Billing

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Takeoff for Architecture & Structure

A complete solution for companies quantifying projects in construction. Save countless hours through or automatic identification of drawings and BIM models.

See quantities like never before
Our software converts 2D drawing to 3D quickly and easily for measurements that consider their function and material as well as the relationship between one another.

BIM Solution
Measuring on models or using IFC quantities gives only half the story. Trust BuildingSMART certified Cubicost to import your model and give you the real quantities, with deductions and measurement rules.

Detailed, professional
Get rich quantity reports split by floor, room, zone or type exportable straight to Excel. Or link the model data straight to your cost plan in TBQ for unrivalled efficiency.

Takeoff for Mechanical & Electrical

TME is unparalleled quantity takeoff for M&E, through our advanced drawing identification lifts quantities straight off the drawing.

Count on us to count your devices, in a single click TME identifies thousands of devices across JPG, PDF & DWG regardless of orientation, and including text.

Going the distance
TME automatically identifies pipework, cable tray and ductwork complete with joints from the drawing by simply clicking the lines. Making light work, providing lots of data.

An extra dimension
All the while our software converts your devices and pipework to 3D automatically allowing drops to be generated automatically, unparalleled visualisations linked to rich reports. 

TBQ – Estimating & Tendering

TBQ brings it all together with bills, rate management, cost plans, elemental analysis, package tenders and reporting in a collaborative environment.

The missing link
Link your cost plan directly to your takeoff for a linked relationship between cost and quantity.

TBQ is server based meaning your tenders are backed up, have a version history, allow for multiple editors at the same time and bring your templates and rates to a single place for all to use.

Quick tendering
Export packages to tender using our cloud service. Quick and simple to use, your supply chain need no upskilling to start tendering.

Brighter Graphics – PDF editing & workflow software specialists

Authorised resellers for Bluebeam®, Simlab, Sketchup & Makerbot.
Please Note: all prices displayed on this site are exclusive of VAT. Purchasers from EU countries will be charged VAT at the prevailing rate, unless they can provide a valid VAT number. Purchasers from the UK will be charged VAT. Sales to countries outside the EU will not be charged VAT.

Call us in the UK: 0345 303 6768
Call us from outside the UK: +44 1342 322 459

Brighter Graphics Limited
12 Beckett Way East Grinstead
West Sussex RH19 4SF
United Kingdom

Company no. 04132496
Skype: Brighter.Graphics