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FAQ's- EXPOCAD Contractor

1. What is the difference between EXPOCAD and EXPOCAD Contractor?
EXPOCAD is designed for show management and operations teams while Contractor is more specific to the needs of General Service Contractors and clients using AutoCAD to manage their events.  

2. Do you have to be a Decorator to utilize Contractor?
If you’re an AutoCAD™ user and double as your own GSC, Contractor may be a consideration.  Most show organizers only require EXPOCAD.   

3. What is unique about Contractor?  Pioneering automation for AutoCAD™.  Difficult and tedious tasks that once took days or weeks to complete are now automatic functions.  Contractor drastically reduces design time and overhead expenses, improves quality of output and automatically improves customer satisfaction.

4. What General Service Contractors are using EXPOCAD Contractor to design and maintain their customer events today? Click Here for a List of Contractor Affiliates 
Its important to note that these decorators manage all their events with this software.  When their client uses the show organizers version, EXPOCAD desktop or OnDemand, the GSC's drawing will sync with their clients and update the master file automatically.  The auditing functions include all exhibitor data, booth moves, changes & modifications too. 

5. What other options are available for Contractors in the Events industry?

EXPOCAD Contractor Electrical Module
This program automates electrical orders for events.  Features include the ability to pull and update any orders from an existing system and then places orders in booths with color coded options like voltage.  Reports are automatically updated as orders change and reports on all electrical items in the drawing, event loads by total voltage and more.  Calculators are placed on the drawing and automatically updated, optimized isolation and printing for Calculator areas for show floor labor distribution.  

For a demonstration of Contractor or the Electrical Module, please contact