What's in each package

Minimal

PDF file

A PDF file of the whole project, generally on an A3 page format(297mmx420mm), downloadable instantly, print-ready. Pdf files are great for local authorities applications. They are print-ready on A3 paper and can be used for Permit Applications in most cases.
Basic

PDF file + AutoCad file

All in Minimal + All relevant architectural plans, in .dwg format, plus a 3D model of the project. This is the industry standard and you will need it for any professional technical detailing of the project. You also need this Package for your site plan.
Full Package

PDF file + AutoCad file + Skp file + Skp Layout + 3ds

All in Basic + The Full Package features both the PDF, AutoCad file and the SketchUp model, plus a 3ds export and a SketchUp layout for pagination. You might want the help of a local professional to modify a project. If your architect does not work in SkecthUp, that's alright, they can use the .3ds export from SketchUp. There's a readme.txt file in the package that explains everything. Any modifications to the project should be made in this format.
See what's in each package

PDF (Featured in all packages) :

What a sample PDF of the permarchitecture plans looks like

A PDF file of the whole project, generally on an A3 page format(297mmx420mm), downloadable instantly, print-ready. Pdf files are great for local authorities applications. They are print-ready on A3 paper and can be used for Permit Applications in most cases.

What's Inside the permarchitecture PDFs:

  • 1 x Ground floor plan
  • 1 x Upper floor or Mezzanine plan (where applicable)
  • 1 x Roof plan
  • 2-4 x Sections
  • 4 x Views 
  • 1 x Orthographic Cut-through (where applicable)
  • 1x Evolution of the structure page (where applicable)
  • 1x Evolution of the Building page (where applicable)
  • 1 x Positioning plan
  • 2-3 x Rendered Views
  • 1 x Drawing


What's NOT inside (must be handled locally, if required):

  • Architectural Stamp
  • Site Plan
  • Mechanical and Electrical Drawings
  • Plumbing Drawings
  • Energy calculations



AutoCad (Featured in Basic and Full Package)

What a sample AutoCad (dwg) file of the permarchitecture plans looks like


All relevant architectural plans, in .dwg 2015 format, plus, in some cases, a 3D model of the project in the same file. This is the industry standard and you will need it for any professional technical detailing of the project. This includes engineering, plumbing, electrical and energy efficiency plans when required. This format should not be used to make modifications to the project. For modifications to the project, refer to Full Package below.


What's Inside the permarchitecture AutoCad files:

  • 1 x Ground floor plan
  • 1 x Upper floor or Mezzanine plan (where applicable)
  • 1 x Roof plan
  • 2-4 x Sections
  • 4 x Views 
  • 3d model of the project (where applicable - this is the case with smaller projects)


What's NOT inside (must be handled locally, if required):

  • Architectural Stamp
  • Site Plan
  • Mechanical and Electrical Drawings
  • Plumbing Drawings
  • Energy calculations





SkecthUp file (Featured in Full Package)

What a sample SketchUp (skp) file of the permarchitecture plans looks like

You might want the help of a local professional to modify a project. Any modifications to the project should be made in this format.

What's inside the permarchitecture SketchUp files:

A full 3D model of the project. All of the views in the PDF are setup as SketchUp "Scenes" in the file.



3ds export (Featured in Full Package)

What a sample 3D export (3ds) file of the permarchitecture plans looks like

If your architect does not work in SkecthUp, that's alright, they can use the .3ds export from SketchUp in any other architectural software. There's a readme.txt file in the package that explains everything.



SkecthUp Layout

What a sample SketchUp Layout (.layout) file of the permarchitecture plans looks like


This file in used for placing all the relevant 3D views of the project onto paper. Using A4 or A3 paper sizes, depending on the project size, all of the views, sections and plans are placed at relevant scale onto pages. Then, everything is exported to a PDF and printed out onto real paper.

What's inside the permarchitecture Layout files:

  • All of the pages in the PDF, ready to adapt and change as required.