SAPPHIRE®

Viewer

A free tool that brings home builders and building material suppliers together in a virtual jobsite review. Available on iOS, Android and PCs.

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Overview

ON-SITE DESIGN COLLABORATION & APPROVAL

From ridge line to foundation, SAPPHIRE® Viewer delivers great collaboration for design, approval, and on-site construction of your structural framing. Starting with a 3D BIM from the truss and component manufacturer.

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Overview

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3D BIM Viewer

Use the free reader for zooming, measuring, adding comments and more.

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One-click Printing

Print layout sheets, print plans, 3D and elevation views.

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View drawings

Easily view elevation drawings on site so everyone is on the same page.

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Isolate Items

Isolate items to view in the model such as a particular level or layer.

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Collaborate with customers who do not have SAPPHIRE®Structure

  • On-site Collaboration
    Open, view, comment on and print structure files. SAPPHIRE®Viewer delivers great collaboration for design, approval, and on-site construction of your structural framing.
  • Verify parts, products and dimensions
    Focus on specific parts of a plan, verify products and use the tape measure tool to determine dimensions.
  • Perfect 3D BIM designs
    SAPPHIRE®Viewer is a free reader for zooming, measuring, and creating the perfect 3D BIM design and the well-built home.
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Everything to run your business

View all SAPPHIRE Suite modules

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Business Management Suite to Control Your Entire Operation

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SAPPHIRE Build
Construction Operations Management Suite
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SAPPHIRE Structure

Structural modeling, editing, and estimating functionality

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SAPPHIRE Supply
Whole-house Estimating, EWP and Lumber Design
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SAPPHIRE® Mobile Viewer

SAPPHIRE® Mobile Viewer is available in the Google Play and App Store.  New features include:

  • 2D View: View the project in Plan View and easily manipulate level visibility.
  • Email: All comments are saved and can be emailed with the project for stakeholders to review.
  • Comments: Increase collaboration by viewing existing comments, editing them and adding new ones.  Note that the following Structure Versions support the new Mobile Viewer comment features:
    • v8.0.3 Update 12
    • v8.1.0 Update 9
    • v8.1.1 Update 4

To download a SAPPHIRE® software update, login to our Support site at the:
Downloads and Patches page.

For help and tips on SAPPHIRE® Viewer, visit the:
Viewer Help and Tips page.