Vectorworks is a comprehensive, streamlined design application. With superior 2D and 3D capabilities, and a flexible design environment, Vectorworks delivers a CAD application that is intuitive to use, and powerful enough to produce complex drawings.
Vectorworks offers a very elaborated data structure.
Besides the layer structure it is possible to specify objects through classes.
There are classes for dimensions and reference lines preset.
In this way you can easily hide objects of different layers by breaking the respective class.