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Vectorworks Alternatives & Competitors

(22)4.5 out of 5

Looking for alternatives to Vectorworks Spotlight? Tons of people want MEP Software. What's difficult is finding out whether or not the software you choose is right for you. AutoCAD MEP, Revit MEP, MagiCAD, and HEC-RAS are the most popular alternatives and competitors to Vectorworks Spotlight.

Top Alternatives to Vectorworks Spotlight

  • AutoCAD MEP
  • Revit MEP
  • MagiCAD
  • HEC-RAS
  • SolidWorks Flow Simulation

Top 20 Alternatives & Competitors to Vectorworks Spotlight

    #1
    #1
  1. AutoCAD MEP

    (141)4.2 out of 5

    AutoCAD® MEP software helps you draft, design, and document building systems.

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  2. AutoCAD® MEP software helps you draft, design, and document building systems.

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    UC
    its make my work easier by working electrical ,mechanical and plumbing together and putting al drawings on same page to see problems and solve it before working it on site

    Reviewers say compared to Vectorworks Spotlight, AutoCAD MEP is:

    More usable
    More expensive
    #2
    #2
  3. Revit MEP

    (137)4.5 out of 5

    Revit helps engineers, designers and contractors across the mechanical, electrical and plumbing (MEP) disciplines model to a high level of detail and easily co-ordinates with building project contributors.

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  4. Revit helps engineers, designers and contractors across the mechanical, electrical and plumbing (MEP) disciplines model to a high level of detail and easily co-ordinates with building project contributors.

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    UD
    It is good software for 3D designing and modelling of complete building

    Reviewers say compared to Vectorworks Spotlight, Revit MEP is:

    More usable
    More expensive
    Better at support
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    #3
    #3
  5. MagiCAD

    (34)4.2 out of 5

    MagiCAD for Revit and AutoCAD is the number one BIM solution for Mechanical, Electrical and Plumbing (MEP) design used by thousands of companies in over 80 countries worldwide. It enables powerful modelling and engineering calculations. MagiCAD makes the design of accurate BIM models easier, more flexible and less time-consuming. With MagiCAD, you design with over 1,000,000 intelligent BIM objects of real MEP products from leading international manufacturers.

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  6. MagiCAD for Revit and AutoCAD is the number one BIM solution for Mechanical, Electrical and Plumbing (MEP) design used by thousands of companies in over 80 countries worldwide. It enables powerful modelling and engineering calculations. MagiCAD makes the design of accurate BIM models easier, more flexible and less time-consuming. With MagiCAD, you design with over 1,000,000 intelligent BIM objects of real MEP products from leading international manufacturers.

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    Ganzorig D.
    GD
    The most helpful tools in Magicad is combination of all required calculation tools based on various norm and regulation

    Reviewers say compared to Vectorworks Spotlight, MagiCAD is:

    More usable
    More expensive
    #4
    #4
  7. HEC-RAS

    (33)4.3 out of 5

    HEC-RAS is a computer program that models the hydraulics of water flow through natural rivers and other channels. The program is one-dimensional, meaning that there is no direct modeling of the hydraulic effect of cross section shape changes, bends, and other two- and three-dimensional aspects of flow.

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  8. HEC-RAS is a computer program that models the hydraulics of water flow through natural rivers and other channels. The program is one-dimensional, meaning that there is no direct modeling of the hydraulic effect of cross section shape changes, bends, and other two- and three-dimensional aspects of flow.

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    Ekki F.
    EF
    Is able to simulate flood condition (with top view) and able to know how far the impacted area

    Reviewers say compared to Vectorworks Spotlight, HEC-RAS is:

    More usable
    #5
    #5
  9. SolidWorks Flow Simulation

    (27)4.2 out of 5

    SOLIDWORKS Flow Simulation is an intuitive Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) solution embedded within SOLIDWORKS 3D CAD that enables you to quickly and easily simulate liquid and gas flows through and around your designs to calculate product performance and capabilities.

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  10. SOLIDWORKS Flow Simulation is an intuitive Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) solution embedded within SOLIDWORKS 3D CAD that enables you to quickly and easily simulate liquid and gas flows through and around your designs to calculate product performance and capabilities.

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    Manu S.
    MS
    It is one of the software made to analyse fluid flow

    Reviewers say compared to Vectorworks Spotlight, SolidWorks Flow Simulation is:

    More usable
    Better at support
    #6
    #6
  11. Advance Steel

    (20)3.8 out of 5

    3D modeling software for steel detailing, design, fabrication, and construction

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  12. 3D modeling software for steel detailing, design, fabrication, and construction

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    Zoran L.
    ZL
    Using macros and updating changes in drawings.

    Reviewers say compared to Vectorworks Spotlight, Advance Steel is:

    More usable
    #7
    #7
  13. SolidWorks Electrical Professional

    (15)4.3 out of 5

    Embedded electrical systems planning requires a unified electrical toolset that provides single- and multi-line schematic tools. Embedded system design also requires all work in 2D and 3D to be synchronized with integrated Bills of Materials (BOMs) for both mechanical and electrical parts

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  14. Embedded electrical systems planning requires a unified electrical toolset that provides single- and multi-line schematic tools. Embedded system design also requires all work in 2D and 3D to be synchronized with integrated Bills of Materials (BOMs) for both mechanical and electrical parts

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    UF
    It is time efficient and cuts down unnecessary time efficiently. I like this program a lot and is a great choice for someone who has expierence

    Reviewers say compared to Vectorworks Spotlight, SolidWorks Electrical Professional is:

    More usable
    Better at support
    #8
    #8
  15. Design Master Electrical

    (8)4.4 out of 5

    Design Master Electrical is a MEP design software that allows you to do your calculations and drafting, organize your files, manage time with calculations, design, and drafting by automating those functions and more.

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  16. Design Master Electrical is a MEP design software that allows you to do your calculations and drafting, organize your files, manage time with calculations, design, and drafting by automating those functions and more.

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    UI
    The good point about Design Master Electrical is that is gives more value to other software in which it got integrated. This makes electrical design calculation very simple.

    Reviewers say compared to Vectorworks Spotlight, Design Master Electrical is:

    More usable
    More expensive
    Better at meeting requirements
    #9
    #9
  17. Trimble SysQue

    (7)4.4 out of 5

    Trimble SysQue is a solution for MEP designers and contractors for a seamless workflow from design to fabrication to construction, improves the accuracy and consistency of the models.

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  18. Trimble SysQue is a solution for MEP designers and contractors for a seamless workflow from design to fabrication to construction, improves the accuracy and consistency of the models.

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    Khalil J.
    KJ
    Simply carrying an HVAC project from coordination thru prefabrication (fab-sheets or CNC files) to install (hanger and layout points) without leaving Revit using a constantly growing native .RFA...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to Vectorworks Spotlight, Trimble SysQue is:

    Better at support
    More usable
    More expensive
    #10
    #10
  19. AutoDesk Fabrication ESTmep

    (5)4.4 out of 5

    ESTmep+ is a construction cost estimation software that helps mechanical, electrical, and plumbing contractors manage bids, detailing, fabrication, and installation workflow.

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  20. ESTmep+ is a construction cost estimation software that helps mechanical, electrical, and plumbing contractors manage bids, detailing, fabrication, and installation workflow.

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    UB
    Great database system so that you can enter local suppliers and the price per length or meter. I especially find the price per lb useful to calculate material costs for granite work for buildings....Read more
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    #11
  21. Trimble Field Points

    (4)4.6 out of 5

    Trimble Field Points is designed for MEP contractors who need to create field layout points in SketchUp, Revit, or AutoCAD for direct integration with Trimble's robotic total stations.

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  22. Trimble Field Points is designed for MEP contractors who need to create field layout points in SketchUp, Revit, or AutoCAD for direct integration with Trimble's robotic total stations.

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    Irfan P.
    IP
    It is widely used software for make trimble point in revit file. It is very precise and accurate.
    #12
    #12
  23. FabTrol PRO

    (2)3.3 out of 5

    FabTrol Systems is the global-leading provider of steel fabrication management software. In one integrated, modular solution, FabTrol software provides a better way to manage estimating, drawings, materials, production, and shipping.

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  24. FabTrol Systems is the global-leading provider of steel fabrication management software. In one integrated, modular solution, FabTrol software provides a better way to manage estimating, drawings, materials, production, and shipping.

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    UC
    Inventory is easy to maintain, drops easy to keep track of
    #13
    #13
  25. METS

    (1)3.0 out of 5

    METS is a material estimation and tracking system with tools and information you need to build and maintain WBS, BoQ, work orders and transactions related to projects.

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  26. METS is a material estimation and tracking system with tools and information you need to build and maintain WBS, BoQ, work orders and transactions related to projects.

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    Miguel T.
    MT
    Easily integrated into other platforms such as Java
    #14
    #14
  27. QuoteCAM

    QuoteCam has been designed to give small and medium, sized machine shops the kind of financial information that large manufacturers have had for years.

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  28. QuoteCam has been designed to give small and medium, sized machine shops the kind of financial information that large manufacturers have had for years.

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    #15
    #15
  29. PowerCalc

    PowerCalc is a NEC compliant electrical design software for buildings.

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  30. PowerCalc is a NEC compliant electrical design software for buildings.

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    #16
    #16
  31. eVolve Electrical

    Built by electrical contractors for contractors, eVolve Electrical is purpose-built to improve the prefab deliverable. This was created out of neccessity to be used in translating the design model into the prefab kits, sheets, and material listings that could be quickly ordered. And that led to a whole lot more.

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  32. Built by electrical contractors for contractors, eVolve Electrical is purpose-built to improve the prefab deliverable. This was created out of neccessity to be used in translating the design model into the prefab kits, sheets, and material listings that could be quickly ordered. And that led to a whole lot more.

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    #17
    #17
  33. eVolve Mechanical

    A software solution built to put the contractor first, eVolve Mechanical exceeds expectations on prefab efficiencies. It enables all skilled detailers to work together on the same file set for true collaboration. And that’s just the beginning of the features, including spooling, hangers, renumbering and point layout.

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  34. A software solution built to put the contractor first, eVolve Mechanical exceeds expectations on prefab efficiencies. It enables all skilled detailers to work together on the same file set for true collaboration. And that’s just the beginning of the features, including spooling, hangers, renumbering and point layout.

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    #18
    #18
  35. BIMPro by MSuite

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    #19
    #19
  37. ArCADia-ELECTRICAL INSTALLATIONS 2.0

    ArCADia-ELECTRICAL INSTALLATIONS is an industry-specific module of the ArCADia BIM system, with a program designed to enable prompt and efficient preparation of electrical and lighting system drawings, as well as the performance of verifications and the calculations necessary for designing.

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  38. ArCADia-ELECTRICAL INSTALLATIONS is an industry-specific module of the ArCADia BIM system, with a program designed to enable prompt and efficient preparation of electrical and lighting system drawings, as well as the performance of verifications and the calculations necessary for designing.

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    #20
    #20
  39. TiSoft ElectricalDesign

    TiSoft ElectricalDesign helps you design any building's electrical installation, make all the necessary calculations ensuring code compliance, and produce a variety of drawings, floorplans, schematics and reports.

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  40. TiSoft ElectricalDesign helps you design any building's electrical installation, make all the necessary calculations ensuring code compliance, and produce a variety of drawings, floorplans, schematics and reports.

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