LEARN HOW BIM helps clients to understand and follow the design process; an information database connected to BIM elements makes the requirement and specification workflows easier; OPEN BIM can save time and money for the ...
Zahner and Skidmore, Owings & Merrill (SOM) were invited to participate in the 2017 Dassault Systèmes’ Design in the Age of Experience AEC Hackathon earlier this year.
Modern architectural designs involve innovative shapes and new materials. The structural behavior of such structures needs to be predicted accurately in order to achieve and maintain structural safety, reliability and utility.
Lahdelma & Mahlamäki Architect's Easton Centre has been pushing the boundaries of integrating BIM into its workflow – it has been as much about process as it has about the final result.
Traditionally, engineering firms review the architect’s conceptual designs and independently develop their engineering drawings. This is a wasteful step, which duplicates work and can misinterpret the architect’s intent.
Kengo Kuma and Associates (KKAA) have taken on larger and more complex projects, and expanded around the globe. Through this growth, as KKAA worked to maintain data accuracy, a strain was put on its previous ...
The objective of the hackathon was to create innovative building designs in under 24 hours. With the help of 83 pizzas, 312 espressos, and 3 coordinators, the 6-team hackathon participants virtually built 243 products comprised ...
Efficiency by Design: Visualization Technologies Help Zahner Build the Present and Plan for the Future
To reduce risk and shrink project costs, the Zahner firm uses cloud-based 3D visualization to communicate designs and precisely define how those designs will be engineered and manufactured.