Software Partners

The Estimating Edge

For over 25 years, The EDGE estimating software has been saving subcontractors time and money. With our software, and digitizers from GTCO CalComp, estimators can measure a job, calculate costs and print reports to use across all departments. For more information or to schedule a demonstration, visit our website.

Comput-Ability, Inc.

Comput-Ability, Inc. continues to be recognized as the industry leader in the development of estimating for the specialty contractor. Systems: VTO (Visual TakeOff+) a multi-source takeoff and digitizer takeoff system, MIKE (Mechanical Insulation’s Key Estimator), IKE (Interior’s Key Estimator) for structural steel fireproofing and commercial interior contracting and FES (Firestopping Estimating System).

FastEST, Inc.

FastEST, Inc. is the developer of FastPIPE Mechanical Estimating Software and FastDUCT HVAC Estimating Software for mechanical contractors. Our software is equipped with the most comprehensive database in the industry in an easy-to-use format and operates with GTCO CalComp digitizers.


Optitex is the leading provider of 2D and 3D CAD/CAM, and Virtual Prototyping software solutions for the apparel, automotive, aeronautics, industrial fabrics and upholstery industries. Optitex presents these industries with easy-to-implement, open and innovative software systems for automating and optimizing their production manufacturing operations and virtual prototyping capabilities. These proficiencies enable Optitex’s customers to significantly lower costs, quicken their time to market and become more competitive./ultimate_heading]

Roctek International Corp.

Roctek International Corp has been an industry-leading developer of Structural and Excavation Takeoff software for over 20 years. Advanced routines for walls, pads, footings, framing, roofs and more in structural takeoffs with 3-D rendition of measurements. Export or print custom reports./ultimate_heading]

Tally Systems, Inc.

Since 1987, Tally Systems has been the leader in simple-to-use blueprint measuring systems that seamlessly integrate with the estimator’s Microsoft Excel spreadsheets. No assemblies to build or maintain, just quick and accurate takeoffs. Tally also offers civil packages for site, road and trench excavation.

Vertigraph, Inc.

Vertigraph’s BidPointXL is easy and empowers you to measure items from blueprints directly in Excel. The digitized drawing and measurement are saved with the workbook cell. BidPointXL also includes takeoff/estimating templates. To digitize grading plans, employ Vertigraph’s SiteWorx software to calculate cut, fill volumes.

Wendes Systems, Inc.

Wendes Systems, Inc. is a leading developer of cost-effective Windows/Windows Vista Sheet Metal and Mechanical Cost Estimating Software for the construction industry. Accurate labor data is pre-loaded for ease of implementation. Wendes Cost Estimating is designed to interface with CAD Detailing, Fabrication, Project Management and Accounting.


Ziatek has been a provider of digitizer takeoff solutions for the construction industry since 1994. Color-coded 2D and 3D takeoff information can be transferred to any Windows application used for estimate preparation. Ziatek’s philosophy is to provide a takeoff-only solution, allowing the end user to select the estimating program of their choice.