Cairn Active Design Ltd - giving your the complete CAD experience from Floor Plan to virtual tour and more.....
For over 19 Years, Cairn Active Design Ltd has been providing a range of traditional and innovative information services.
Based in Dunfermline and Established in 1998, we have had many years experience providing Property Information Services for the banking, building, Health , food and security industries.
Our clients range from individuals to multinationals and we can cover a range of projects large or small, no project is too small or too big for us!
We have now managed all CAD and Space Management data for The The Royal Bank of Scotland PLC for over 19 years and currently provide services for Fife NHS and many others.
Using the latest hardware, software and in-house develop CAD routines, we can measure photographs and produce;
- accurate CAD floorplans
- visualizations of any building
State of the art laser measurement tools are use to ensure the utmost accuracy, along with the latest software for processing of the data efficiently and precisely.
We have provided surveys for the following clients;
- DS One Architects
- Drivers Jonas
- Currie & Brown
- Fife NHS
Intelligence & finished CAD drawings are linked to each other, and to photos, virtual tours, maps, documents etc to give a seamless view of all the data you have, using the surveyed CAD data as an interactive visual hub.
Specific CAD software includes
We use these to create and process CAD files in any format, to suit clients requirements.
Customer requirements can range from straightforward Floor Plans and Elevations, or with further processing we can produce drawings for
- Stacking Plans
- Furniture Layouts
- Fire Risk Assesments
- Planning Applications
- Building Warrants
- Health and Safety Audits
- Land Registry
- Asset Registers
- Sale Particulars
Other software we use to provide relevant data included
- Photoshop, Acrobat, Excel, Word,Access, Powerpoint, Scan2CAD, AIDE, Visio, Archibus, Bluebeam, Brava
We also create specific efficiency enhancing custom programs, routines and tools within the CAD software which ensures efficiency and consistency of data.Creation of enhancements for your Cad system is another area of our expertise.
Re-layering of Cad drawing data to any derived standards applicable to your organization is an area of particular expertise, as is the issuing and receiving of Cad data on your behalf, ensuring that external suppliers adhere to your set of CAD Standards.
Our use of CAD is not just restricted to the field of measured building surveys, or indeed anything related to buildings, if its on CAD or needs to be on CAD we can help you.
We currently manage CAD and space management data for a major bank’s portfolio of over 3000 properties in the UK and overseas.
Space Management & Planning
We have been heavily involved in using CAD data to track and report on space utilisation, asset registers and desk/room booking systems since we launched as a business. Using specialist software such as Archibus or making clever use of your existing systems such as Access or Visio, to provide report data and Stacking Plans, we can cost effectively meet your needs.
From carrying out alterations to provide proposal drawings, for Planning Applications and Building Warrants, to Land Registry compliant plans for property disposals, through to providing the necessary plans and photographic material for property sales particulars, both domestic and commercial.
Adding information onto the base drawings for Health and Safety compliance, this includes drawings for Fire Risk Assessments, Asbestos Recording and Health and Safety audits.
Combining CAD drawings with geographic mapping to pinpoint your organisation’s property portfolio, with associated population information, this provides a highly desirable and necessary tool to protect your estate and staff in the event of a major Incident. Used very successfully by our major clients in mock and real incidents.
Whether on its own or as part of a Measured Building Survey, we can record and display various aspects of buildings. By linking photographs to Cad plans, providing a location reference for each photo, or producing new edited photos to show rebranding or resignage proposals for planning applications.
We can also provide very good quality images within a Virtual Tour
Bring the latest in IMMERSIVE and PHOTOGRAPHIC technology to your business and bring your buildings to life with a VIRTUAL TOUR .
Blow prospective customers away with a 3D SHOWCASE - an immersive online experience that gives a true sense of the 'feeling' of the property before seeing it in person. Weed out less interested customers or save on expensive and time consuming site visits by using virtual tour technology!
3D VIRTUAL REALITY TOUR ( as shown at the top of this page)click here to view
This type of package is very beneficial to companies who need to do the following;
TYPE OF BUSINESSES THAT COULD BENEFIT FROM THE FULL 3D PACKAGE;
THE ADVANTAGES OF USING OUR COMPANY TO PRODUCE & SHOWCASE YOUR VIRTUAL TOUR
Take a long at our example, The results are just amazing!
INSTRUCTIONS FOR VIEWING THE 3D VIRTUAL TOUR
Instructions will be given when you click on the tour above. As instructed, Click the VR icon on the bottom right of the picture before putting your phone in the VR Headset. That will mean it is ready to go when you look in the VR set . You will also be instructed to download the Matterport App before viewing which will enable your phone to use VR equipment.
To move between rooms, focus on the various hotpoints (dots) until they change colour and you will be taken in the direction of your choice.Alternatively if you have a controller with your VR set, you can use the controls to move aroundTOP(3D SHOWCASE)
VIRTUAL TOUR SPECIAL EFFECTS POSSIBLITIES;
A virtual tour can be anything you want it to be with the addition of Special Effects within the tour. These special effects could include some of the following;
Really the list is endless...
If you would like some special effects added to your Virtual Tour then this can be included in your showcase.
A BASIC 2D VIRTUAL TOUR
A 2D tour cannot be viewed using VR equipment but is still very good at giving you a 2D fully immersive experience.
Click here to see a 2D virtual tour on your PC PC VIRTUAL TOUR
Or here to use a mobile device MOBILE VIRTUAL TOUR
This type of tour is beneficial to large or small organisations who wish to own the Virtual tour and have no ongoing monthly payment. They must also be happy to pay an UPFRONT FEE for that.
It is best used when there is not an ongoing turnaround of different properties that require very fast processing. This package can also be SUPPLIED ON A CD for showing to clients/customers unlike the 3D Showcase. We can provide multiple CD's of the virtual tour if required at an agreed cost.
We will require time on-site and take the photographs required. We will then provide you with the finished Virtual Tour when it has been put together. The processing time will depend on how large the project is.
With this type of Virtul Tour Package You have have these options;
For pricing information please click the link belowPRICELIST
Meanwhile, please do no hesitate to get in touch to enquire about prices or for an onsite demonstration of our 3D showcase.