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Envenio Launches BIM & CFD Survey

Engineering software developer, Envenio, has launched an online BIM (Building Information Modeling) and CFD (Computational Fluid Dynamics) Survey. The 5-6 minute survey has been designed to collect baseline data directly from industry, and aims to ...

Case Studies

CFD Analysis for the Industrial Ventilation

The goal of analysis was to analyse air system for a factory shed in order to provide comfortable environment for workers inside and also achieve the necessary requirements of process in specific areas in terms ...

Analysis

CFD Simulation in the Built Environment

This article takes a look at the role CFD simulation is having on the industry now and in the future.

Analysis

Simulation: Bridging The Gap between Architecture & Engineering

Alongside BIM, Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) can play an integral role in all areas of building design providing accurate and time-efficient predictions of building performance relating to air flow, temperature, pressure, and other similar parameters.

Case Studies

Case Study: HVAC Analysis of an Operating Room

Controlling contamination in the hospital operating room environment is vital for the safety of patients and hospital personnel, and in this article we assess how computational fluid dynamics is helping architects and engineers to better ...

Analysis

Sustainable Building Design through CFD & BIM Integration

Recent years have seen an increase in the use of Building Information Modelling (BIM) software, a trend that has changed the working methods of the Architecture, Engineering and Construction (AEC) industry. BIM has played an ...

Analysis

BIM for O+M: Less about the model, more about the data

How one Building Team is giving a university client what its facilities staff really wants from BIM: information, please.

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BIM-Compatible CFD and Its Automation for Natural Ventilation Simulation

This guest post on Innovation Intelligence was written by Nari Yoon, CFD Engineer at Cradle North America. Software Cradle is a member of the Altair Partner Alliance.