Steel Estimating Software

Strong Takeoff and Estimating Built for Structural Steel Contractors

STACK’s structural steel takeoff and estimating software lets you increase your speed and accuracy during preconstruction. Generate detailed bids that will help you win more work.

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Pinpoint Accurate Bids

Manual takeoff processes and outdated desktop software can slow down your bid process, or worse, cause you to miss a deadline. Cloud-based takeoff and estimating software from STACK provides easy-to-use markup and measurement tools. It also offers real-time collaboration and delivers detailed reporting.

Reinforce the accuracy of your measurements and increase your project win rate with powerful STACK tools and steel erection estimating software.

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Say Goodbye to Manual Counting

STACK’s auto-count feature quickly counts columns & other plan symbols.

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Bid More Work, in Less Time

Speed up your structural steel bid process with lightning-fast takeoffs.

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Complete Accurate Measurements

Quickly & accurately measure steel beams, columns, decking and more.

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Create Custom Assemblies

Customize materials and store them for easy retrieval on future projects.

Structural Steel Estimating and Takeoffs Simplified

Quickly perform standard or custom beam takeoffs by calculating linear feet, weight and more. Plus, use STACK’s AutoCount feature to count columns and other plan symbols automatically. Apply pre-built or custom assemblies to complete your estimate in a fraction of the time spent in your current bid process.

STACK structural steel estimating software is customizable for each unique project you’re working on. Try our steel fabrication estimating software now!

4 Benefits of STACK Structural Steel Takeoff Software

Integrating STACK into your steel business will give you access to the numerous benefits of a single platform that can enhance your estimations and help you perform other tasks.

1. Collaborate With Everyone on Your Team

Work with your team using STACK steel estimating software. With our large selection of collaboration tools, you can collaborate with employees and other team members, even when you aren’t in the same room.

Our platform showcases multiple collaboration tools, including permission controls. Grant full access to those who need it and keep others in view-only mode. You can switch it up later to adjust to your changing needs. STACK also has Plan Markup, which allows you to make callouts on your documents to grab a team member’s attention.

2. Estimate Materials and Other Costs

Calculate material quantities and cost estimations with STACK. Our structural steel estimate software will calculate the quantity of materials you need with just a few clicks of the mouse. You’ll increase accuracy over hand calculations by estimating with STACK.

Our platform has customizable assemblies and items lists that you can use to finalize your takeoffs and estimates. All on labor, overhead, waste and other expenses, too.

Once you’ve made all your calculations, use STACK to create a polished proposal. The platform can add your logo and other branding materials to make your bids personalized specifically for your business.

3. Organize Plans, and Estimates

Increase organization by using STACK as a single, convenient location for document storage. The platform is simple and powerful enough for all your organizational needs. Sort your documents easily with drag-and-drop functionality. Files and plan pages that you upload to STACK are automatically labeled with our AutoNaming tool.

The Plan Search feature will help you find exactly what you are looking for, even the smallest details. Use Plan Overlay to view multiple versions of your project plans and quickly spot differences. You and your entire team can work off the latest, most up-to-date documents when you use STACK.

4. Work Online Wherever You Go

Cloud-based platforms like STACK allow you to work wherever you need to. You can use STACK on days when you work from home, head into the office or are out on the job. If you realize you need to make a change or update while sitting in your office, you can do that right away. Your team’s STACK pages will refresh in real time as you work. Paper plans and outdated software are difficult to alter, unlike our structural estimating software.

When you win, we do too

See why customers love working with STACK & how our software is helping them grow.

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STACK makes estimating a breeze and doing takeoffs so much easier! It's easy to use and easy to customize.

Junior, Nuno Iron & Mfg. Inc.
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Make my job easy! I totally recommended STACK software to other contractors.

Hector, Tlallan Iron Works
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I like the reports that can be generated off of the takeoffs. I am able export the information to excel and then copy and paste it right into my pricing worksheet. It is a great timesaver. This software works great for what I need it to do.

Andy, Northwest Structural Services

Try STACK for Free Today

Increase your productivity when you implement STACK structural steel estimating software. With our organizational hub, you can work on your steel estimates,takeoffs and plans with ease. Since STACK runs in the cloud, you can use it on Windows, Mac and mobile devices anywhere with internet access.

At STACK, we understand the significance of understanding your new platform. Our team provides free customer support and training sessions to help your team get up and running quickly.

Sign up for a free STACK account to create fast and accurate steel takeoffs and estimates.

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