Bluebeam Expands Global Offerings and Strengthens Collaborative Capabilities

In Press Release by Mark Williams

Bluebeam Announces Korean Version of Flagship Revu Software, Adds German and Swedish Revu Mac Versions, Releases Updated Revu 2016.5


Bluebeam® Inc., leading developer of PDF-based annotation and collaboration solutions for the architectural, engineering and construction (AEC) and oil and gas industries, proudly announces the expansion of its global offerings. A new agreement with Korean software reseller and service company Linetek System will bring the Windows version of Bluebeam Revu® to the Korean market as a local language product, expanding the availability of Bluebeam Revu’s flagship desktop version to thirteen languages worldwide. In addition, Bluebeam Revu Mac, introduced in English earlier this year, now includes Swedish and German language versions with the release of Revu Mac 1.5.


“Working across platforms, time zones and even international borders has the potential to unleash profound change,” says Richard Lee, Bluebeam President and CEO. “We’re excited that Bluebeam Revu, Revu Mac and Studio Prime continue to grow as our global community of users grows. By combining industry-standard formats with advanced collaboration tools, professionals around the world are able to work more efficiently, expedite communication, and improve the overall quality of their deliverables.”


The recent releases of Revu 2016.5, Revu Mac 1.5 and Studio Prime™ add productivity and collaboration enhancements for professionals who work in the most document-intensive industries around the globe. New features introduced in Revu 2016.5 include:

  • Compatibility with Revit 2017 and Navisworks 2017, streamlining architectural workflows
  • Revit Properties to Tags export functionality, saving hours of work with simple, automated sheet-tagging for Sets

In addition to localized German and Swedish versions, recently released Revu Mac 1.5 enhancements include:

  • Automated headers and footers, leveraging document metadata to automatically insert key information across multiple pages in a single document
  • Capture, adding the ability to embed images and videos into a markup and click through them in a pop-up viewer

The latest enhancements to Studio Prime, the subscription option in the Bluebeam Studio Platform that offers additional administrative functionality and the Studio API, include:

  • Watched folders for automating source-file-to-PDF conversion and document manipulation for a large volume of end users

Revu 2016.5, Revu Mac 1.5 and Studio Prime are available now at and through our worldwide reseller network.


Following the success of the recent Bluebeam eXtreme Conference in San Diego, California, the eXtreme Conference is heading to Europe with one-day conferences in Stockholm, Sweden on September 27 and London, England on September 29. The eXtreme Conference is a user-focused and customer-driven event featuring Revu training, industry panels, case study presentations, guest speakers and networking opportunities. Registration for the Stockholm and London events is now open.


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