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CADS is a leading international software company specialising in civil and structural engineering design and detailing software

As well as creating world class software CADS also provides RC detailing, Design and BIM modelling services.

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"We have been using the CADS suite of software for over 20 years, the quality of the software and the level of support has always been outstanding"

Jamie Seabrook, IT Manager
Maybe Hire

"The CADS Piled Wall Suite and A3D MAX design suite is integral to the day-to-day engineering delivery at Mabey Hire. Being simple to use yet powerful enough to tackle complex temporary works problems is a huge benefit and reflects the flexibility and adaptability of the design software that we require."

Jon Barritt, Special Projects Engineer
Peter Brett

"CADS Masonry Panel Design software has increased our productivity and is very intuitive and easy to use, especially when design changes are requested."

James Roberts, Principal Engineer
MGF Design Services Ltd

"CADS Piled Wall Suite enables us to assess the stability of multi-stage, multi-propped embedded retaining walls within minutes which is vital to us meeting our customers' expectations in delivering the 4500+ designs that we complete each year. No other software on the market combines this level of functionality with ease and speed of use."

Andrew Simms, Design Manager
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“Thank you for your co-operation on this project, we appreciate your flexibility in accommodating the extended programme and your timely response to our demands.”

Rob Fryer, Senior BIM / CAD Technician

"I would like to thank everyone at CADS for such a brilliant product. To the guy who first wrote the software, the developers who kept it up to date, and to the Support Team for their excellent support over the years, often getting me out of a tight spot, most often on a Friday afternoon when a client was demanding finished drawings and bar schedules. I have used it so successfully over many years, for several different clients on numerous projects and it proved faultless throughout."

David Smith, Senior CAD Technician
Piling & Foundations

“CADS provide unbeatable and professional customer support.”

Richard Sheehy, Company Director

“The guys from CADS we’re kind enough to let me assess their SMART Portal 2D modelling software.  I have to say I was impressed.  Easy to use and navigate through the configuration screens, managing through some some complexities along the way.  I was super impressed and pleased with the resulting output and supportive detail. - top product and great support”

Steve Smith, Owner

"I am writing to express GCL's sincere appreciation for the excellent work that you have been doing and helping us complete the West Hendon Project. We have been thoroughly impressed with the high-quality work that you have delivered, and the attention to detail and precision that you have shown has been outstanding. I am particularly grateful for the way in which you have managed to keep accurate records of all the designs that you have worked on. Your file management system response to records is exceptional, and it has made it easy for us to access any information that we…read more

Arris Ibrahim, Technical Manager

"Everything has been excellent as per usual course & we're incredibly satisfied, thank you!"

Mathew Christie-Newman | Founder

CADS supplied Laing O'Rourke with RC detailing to the bridges that form part of the current £300m upgrade to the M25 junction 10/A3 interchange. George Sorescu remarks: "Thanks for the help and the good work you and your team put in, no RFI had been raised on rebar since the start of the works."

George Sorescu, Digital Build Engineer

"This project has been quite a challenging one in terms of programme and changes, so just want to go on record to thank Mani, Kim and the team for their fantastic work."

Haitham Hassan, Structural Engineer

"We are very pleased with CADS services to date. Work quality, timing and communication have been great. In fact, I have worked with CADS in my previous two companies and therefore recommended your services at Harley Haddow."

Inna Nair, Principal Structural Engineer

"CADS Detailing Services are a pleasure to work with. They will always ensure projects will be delivered on time and communicate with you throughout the detailing process."

Jimmy Reading

"All staff members are always so polite and professional, always aiming to assist with tight deadlines and large amounts of work, so I do appreciate it on my projects, especially on projects where contractors have very demanding programmes."

Elizabeth Side, Associate

"Thank you to you and the whole CADS team for your efforts on our projects in 2022. I look forward to more successful work together this year."

William Morris, Conservation Accredited Engineer

"I'd like to thank you for your work over the Christmas period to keep the detailing moving. Your efforts will be key to the success of the project and we very much appreciate them."

Tom Kitchin, Engineering Team

"CADS were very responsive to our demanding RC detailing requests and issued the drawings and schedules in a timely manner to enable us to meet the construction programme."

Rob Cargill, Senior Project Engineer

"The team worked very efficiently for this development, in a tight programme and managed to deliver on time with minor comments. We really appreciate the effort and we are happy working with CADS. Big thank you!"

Stavros Georgiou | Joint Managing Director

"I would like to say a very big 'Thank You' to you and your team for the huge effort expended over the past week on the Citroen Podium reinforcement drawings. Your effort is very much appreciated."

Tom Fitzpatrick, Technical Director

"Used CADS for a number of years and always superb service. Quick turnaround on quotes and designs, competitive prices and always meet deadlines. Would highly recommend to any company looking for a reinforcement detailer."

Theresa Tassi
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