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“Environmental declarations are becoming increasingly important”

Dag Kroslid is the Managing Director of NorDan AB and Project Director at NorDan Group. Next month he will be among the speakers at BIMobject LIVE 2018. NorDan is a manufacturing company at the frontier ...

NASA reveals winners of BIM design competition

Five teams have won the latest stage of NASA’s competition for habitations that can be 3D-printed on Mars. They will now share a $100,000 prize, awarded by a jury of experts.

SelfCAD Offers Free Licenses for Students and Teachers for 3 Years

SelfCAD, the online 3D modeling software, has announced it’s offering both students and teachers free licenses for 3 years.

Robotics, drone racing, AR & VR - this year's DCW offers a chance to meet the teams behind the tech

Meet the teams behind the tech at DCW

This year’s Digital Construction Week offers visitors a chance to meet the teams behind the tech and try out the latest launches set to disrupt the AECO industry

FLOTSAM & JETSAM

Reimagining Manufacturing and Architecture

While architects once straddled a chasm between creative thinking and technical knowhow, that gap has closed in recent years. Technical tools continue to blow away the restrictions that have hindered architecture in the past.

What happens to construction jobs when robots start building

By 2034/35, almost 20% of Australians (6.2 million) are projected to be aged 65 or over. One sector already feeling the impact of the ageing population is construction.

Applauding XtreeE in leading 3D printing revolution

Sept. 20th, 2016 - Opening of the first pavilion designed and simulated in 3D, made by additive manufacturing by XtreeE as part of the start-up accelerator, the 3DEXPERIENCE Lab, of Dassault Systèmes.

The reported cybersecurity risks in 3D printing

Additive manufacturing (AM), commonly called 3D printing, is a $4 billion business set to quadruple by 2020.

Is 3D Printing the Future of Construction?

3D printing is getting significant attention in the construction industry.

Siemens to control 3D-printed office in Dubai

The world’s first 3D-printed office building in Dubai, will be controlled using smart technology from Siemens, to integrate the building management systems, access control and surveillance into a central building management platform.