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Abvent to host key events at BIM WORLD

PARIS, March 27, 2017 - Abvent S.A., developer of Artlantis and Twinmotion, and a pioneer in the 3D architectural visualization industry, will headline a series of events at this year's BIM WORLD taking place in ...

Vectorworks, Inc. Introduces Service Pack 3 Release for Vectorworks and Vision 2017

Global design and BIM software developer Vectorworks, Inc. announces the Service Pack 3 (SP3) release for the 2017 line of products, which include Vectorworks® Architect, Landmark, Spotlight, Designer and Vision.

Construction safety app will set new standards in BIM systems

A North East-based construction safety and risk management company is partnering with Northumbria University to develop a new digital approach to building information systems.

5D BIM would save costs and time significantly.

Maharashtra Metro opts for new monitoring system

The Maharashtra Metro Rail Corporation Ltd, which is implementing the Nagpur and Pune metro projects, cumulatively costing about ₹20,000 crore (USD 3,08 billion), has implemented a new project-monitoring platform called 5D BIM, which is expected ...

Five Disruptive Thoughts Shared at GRAPHISOFT’S User Conference

The architecture industry has largely escaped dramatic disruption despite a huge influx of new technologies in the building industry. But the expectation is mounting for it to happen.

Crane Camera maps the way forward

Pix4D, a Swiss developer of drone mapping software, and Liebherr, one of the world’s largest manufacturers of tower cranes, have collaborated to develop a crane-based 2D and 3D mapping solution which Pix4D says provides fully-automated ...

Trimble Announces Tekla 2017 Software for the Construction Industry

Trimble (TRMB) announced three new versions of its software for structural engineering, fabrication and construction teams: Tekla Structures 2017, Tekla Structural Designer 2017 and Tekla Tedds 2017.

New BIM roofing tool launches

Building information modeling (BIM) provider BIMsmith has released a new addition to its platform that will make roofing assembly easier for architects, contractors, designers and other industry pros.

Clearbox partners with Kier to drive efficiency gains for Ayr Academy

Ayr Academy really proves the benefits that can be gained by using new digital construction processes. The Kier Scotland team has demonstrated that by engaging the supply chain and working collaboratively from the outset, real ...

AEC and the Future of Design

DESIGN IN THE AGE OF EXPERIENCE™ is happening April 4-5, 2017 in Milan. This gathering of members of the global design community is an exciting opportunity to exchange best practices and explore industry trends. AEC ...