Bluebeam Revu

The best PDF creation and editing software for Architects, Construction and Facilities Management.

Success from beginning to end

Revu is the end-to-end digital workflow and collaboration solution trusted by over 1 million AEC professionals worldwide. Revu delivers award-winning PDF creation, editing, markup and collaboration technology designed for AEC workflows. Drive project efficiency by utilizing markup data across the entire project lifecycle, and streamline workflow processes to increase productivity.
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PDF Creation

PDF creation

Bluebeam includes direct plug-ins for AutoCAD®, Revit®, Navisworks® Manage, SolidWorks®, and Microsoft® Office, for one button PDFs and batch creation.

Easy PDF Navigation


Easily tab between PDF files, launch multiple sessions of Revu at once, and split your screen up to sixteen times with MultiView.

3D PDF's from Revit And Navisworks


Create 3D PDFs from Revit and Navisworks Manage, navigate 3D PDF models, and add markups to 3D views.

Quick File Access

File Access™

Use the File Access tab to pin, organize, preview and reopen PDF files with a mouse click.

PDF Search


Search for keywords or phrases within PDF files and folders, or search for symbols using Bluebeam’s exclusive VisualSearch.

Cloud Sharing and Collaboration

Bluebeam Studio™

Studio allows you to create, share and collaborate in the cloud.

Sharepoint Integration


Bluebeam integrates into ProjectWise and SharePoint document management systems so you can seamlessly retrieve and check-in documents directly from Revu.

Markups and Markup Lists

Markups list

Manage and track markups in a convenient list that can be filtered, searched, imported and exported.

Tablet PC

Tablet PC

View and markup PDF files with the ease of your tablet pen. Tablet-specific functionality makes it easy to go mobile.

Black Out Content with Redaction


Permanently delete or remove text and graphics from your PDF to safeguard confidential information.



Define spaces within Spaces to automatically track markups.

Custom Stamps


Stamp PDF documents with date, time, signatures, and more. Use predefined stamps in Revu or create your own.

Flatten Markups

Flatten markups

Flatten all markups, or individual markups, to make them a part of your PDF content.

Flags for Signatures or Important Info


Add flags to PDF files to designate signature lines or draw attention to important information.

Digital Signatures

Digital signatures

Electronically sign PDF documents to support an electronic workflow and protect your intellectual property.

PDF Editing

PDF editing

PDF editing tools let you edit text, apply headers and footers, assemble files, and add, delete or rotate pages.

PDF Markup

PDF markup

Use Bluebeam’s customizable markup tools such as text, notes, highlighter, lines, clouds, callouts, stamps, and more to redline PDFs.

Custom Markup Tools

Tool Chest™

Save commonly used markups in the exclusive Tool Chest for easy reuse, and import or share tool sets with colleagues.

Measure PDF's for Quantity Takeoffs

PDF measurement

Take measurements, count from PDFs and perform area cutouts electronically. Add formulas to the built-in worksheet to calculate costs in Revu.

Compare Documents

Compare documents

Automatically highlight the difference between two drawing revisions with clouds, or assign colors to layers with Overlay pages.

Batch PDF Creation

Batch processing

Convert an unlimited number of files to PDF. Add security, stamps, headers and footers or flatten an entire folder of PDFs at once.

PDF Forms

PDF forms

Create and distribute PDF forms with text fields, buttons, check and list boxes, digital signature fields and more.



Use built-in script commands to automate your desktop process, or integrate your programming language of choice to perform advanced functions.



Store menu and display settings in Profiles and create custom tool sets, toolbars and stamps to fit your workflow.

OCR - Optical Character Recognition


Transform scanned PDFs into text searchable and selectable files with OCR technology.



Manage and add hyperlinks to PDFs that link to websites, networked files, or jump to specific pages and places in a PDF.



Use bookmarks to jump to a specific page in a PDF or snapshot view, go to a webpage, or open a file.

Layers for Markups

Dynamic Layers™

Assign markups to layers, easily toggle layers on and off, and insert a page as a layer.

Password Protection

Password protection

Apply a password to PDFs and set permissions to what recipients of your PDF can and can not do.

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