BIM News

Leveraging the Full Value of BIM’s Interoperability Potential

“BIM should not be seen as just a way to do a beautiful 3D image from the project, but as a tool for true collaboration that should be the industry standard,” commented Jonathan Riondet, AEC ...

See Revit’s Expanded BIM Capabilities at AIA 2017

Well over a decade ago, architects were the first AEC professionals to embrace Building Information Modeling (BIM) as a new method of working. Now, architects are leading the way again by embracing the power of ...

Vectorworks, Inc. to Showcase Software and Preview Future Immersive Technologies at AIA

During the AIA Conference on Architecture 2017 in Orlando, Florida from April 27-April 29, global design and BIM software developer Vectorworks, Inc. will be at booth 2863 in the Software & Technology Pavilion. Vectorworks will ...

Green Building Certifications and Energy Analysis

Going Green with BIM - Green Building Certifications and Energy Analysis using Autodesk Revit and FormIt.

Federated BIM Models for Architects; Difference in Want & Need of Computational BIM Workflows

Architects, by now, should have come to realization, and gradually acceptance as well, to know the worth of a federated BIM model instead of restricting themselves with one single BIM tool. It is time to ...

PointSense for Revit software now provides deformation of scan vs. BIM using USIBD Level of Accuracy (LOA) standards.

FARO Introduces PointSense 18 for Construction and Architecture

This robust software platform evolution delivers seamless integration into the latest 2018 AutoCAD® and Revit® design tools, a better user experience, improved software handling and enhanced efficiency in processing software data.

Architectural practice wins European business award

On Thursday night at the Business Excellence Awards, Surrey-based business, Lewis Visuals, took the title for Best Service-Based Company.

Six trends that will define the future of design for contractors

Technology is poised to fundamentally rewrite how we undertake design – of everything from physical structures, like buildings and bridges, to business artefacts like commercial strategies and business models. The implications for contractors will be ...

New and improved version of MagiCloud BIM object library is now here

Progman has announced that Europe’s largest BIM library, MagiCloud, has been updated to include the full product information already available in MagiCAD.

BIM: What do Owners Want?

I recently had the opportunity to moderate the Spring BIMForum conference (Conference Theme: BIM: What do Owners Want?). The conference hosted almost 500 industry leading architecture, engineering, construction and building owner professionals from across the ...