BIM 360 Review - why 4.2 stars?

BIM 360 Review
ITQlick Score: 95/100
ITQlick Rating: (4.2/5)
Pricing: 2.4/10 - low cost
Category: Construction -> BIM 360
Ranking:Ranked 8 out of 443 Construction systems
Company: Autodesk
Pricing: starts at $480 per user/year
Typical customers: Small, medium and large size businesses
Platforms: Desktop, Mobile, Cloud
Links: BIM 360 pricing, BIM 360 alternatives
Shlomi LaviShlomi Lavi / updated: Apr 29, 2021

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What is BIM 360?

BIM 360 is a cloud-based Construction software that enables its users to manage Submittals & RFIs and distribute and publish construction documents. It also allows them to capture on-site observations against incidents. The software features enable companies to unify their data across their project teams, thereby making profit outcomes more predictable.

The software main features include Safety Management, Quality Management, Cost Management, and Design Collaboration. BIM 360 is a product of AutoDesk, a public Computer software company that came to be in 1982. It has its headquarters in San Rafael, California, USA, and currently has over 10,000 employees worldwide.

What is BIM 360 rating? ()

The rating of BIM 360 is 4.2 stars out of 5 and the total score is 95 out of 100. The ratings are based on our unbiased experts. Learn more in our rating methodology page

Who are BIM 360's typical customers?

The typical customers include the following business size: Small, medium and large size businesses.

Is BIM 360 the best Construction?

BIM 360 is ranked 8 out of 443 software in their category (Construction systems).

What are BIM 360's pros? (4 Pros)

  • Users can access this software from multiple devices
  • It supports comment sharing and markups
  • 3D models in this software are explorable
  • It has the model merge function

What are BIM 360's cons? (2 cons)

  • BIM 360 cannot edit files as of yet
  • It takes a long time to process TXT. Files

Who are their main alternatives?

Popular alternatives to BIM 360: Procore, PlanGrid, BuilderTREND, CoConstruct, eSUB, AccuLynx, Fieldwire, e-Builder Enterprise, Raken, ComputerEase. The full list of competitors can be found here.

What is the cost of BIM 360?

The cost of license starts at $480 per user/year. On top of the total cost of licenses which is easy to calculate - what is the REAL total cost of implementation? You need to add the cost of training, customization, data migration, and other "hidden cost". ITQlick pricing score is 2.4 out of 10 (10 is most expensive). Find here the REAL total cost breakdown for BIM 360

What should you ask Autodesk during a demo session? (65 questions)

Schedule a demo with BIM 360 and access 65 must ask questions for the vendor while watching BIM 360 in action.

Is it the right software for you?

The software is suitable for small-scale, medium-sized, and large businesses in Engineering, Architecture & Planning, Construction, and Defense & Aerospace industries. Balfour Beatty, DPR Construction, Van Wijnen, and Stantec are some customers to which BIM 360 caters for.

BIM 360's list of categories:

Construction
Construction Estimating
Construction Accounting & Job Costing
Construction Project Management
Home Builder
Document Management
Team Collaboration
Contract Management
Project Reporting
Project Management

BIM 360's list of features:

Project Collaboration
Mobile Access
Document Management
Change Orders
RFIs/Submittals

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Shlomi holds a Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.) in Information System Engineering from Ben Gurion University in Israel. Shlomi brings 15 years of global IT and IS management experience as a consultant, and implementation expert for small, medium and large size (global) companies.