BIM News

Design for Life – Breath/ng

Rising levels of air pollution threatens human health, the environment and our climate. Kengo Kuma and Associates creates a solution-based design that delivers cleaner air to cities.

Opinion

Top construction trends in the coming years

The construction industry of UK never believed in changing the methods as said by the experts. But, gradually it has accepted the fact that change is important for every industry. They are surely going to ...

Analysis

BIM: Trends, Benefits, Risks, and Future for the AEC Industry

The reality of the Building Information Modelling (BIM) has become a necessary tool in the building industry and Trace-Software is at the leading-edge by combining electrical calculation and sizing with BIM.

Opinion

Privacy in the Age of the Connected Autonomous Vehicle (CAV)

Opinion piece highlighting privacy considerations in the era of the CAV (as propelled by an event Q&A during Highways-UK 2017)

Case Studies

“Future Testing” for Civil Engineering - SMEDI Case Study

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.

Case Studies

How CadMakers Applies “Future Testing”

Future Testing is a process that leverages virtual design and construction, simulation, and rapid iterations. With Future Testing, AEC project stakeholders are able to anticipate issues and opportunities early, reduce risk, take advantage of innovative ...

White Papers

Understanding the “Future Testing” Cycle

Future Testing makes the first-time building a unique, “one of a kind” structure as efficient as if the company had made it for the 100th time!

Opinion

The New Paradigm Poised to Disrupt the AEC Industry: “FUTURE TESTING”

We call “Future Testing” An advanced process in Architecture, Engineering and Construction (AEC) allows project stakeholders to anticipate issues and opportunities early, therefore reducing risk, taking advantage of innovative ideas, and gaining an edge on ...

Market Research

Infrastructure 2050: Future Infrastructure Need

Balfour Beatty has released its paper, Infrastructure 2050: Future Infrastructure Need, which considers how infrastructure needs will change in key areas such as rail, roads and energy.

BIM News

Open data, BIM and the Semantic Web

‘Semantic web’ technologies potentially expand the richness of data made available to built asset decision-makers. UK SaaS collaboration vendor GroupBC is leading progressive thinking in this field.