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BIM&CO adds ETIM to its classification systems and communications standards.

...industry standards. Manufacturers that already have their own ETIM-based catalogue management tool can now upload their data directly to the platform, with our solution taking care of the process of automatically mapping it. Because it uses the BIM&CO object property system as a basis, this...

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OGC is seeking sponsors for Phase 2 of its Future Cities Pilot Project

...open - standards. Completed in 2017, the Future City Pilot, Phase 1 (FCP1) demonstrated that interoperability between CityGML and BIM Industry Foundation Classes (IFC) works well in practice, and showed clear benefits in three use cases: urban planning; social care; and flood modelling. However, to...

Company

Open Geospatial Consortium

...Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC) is an international industry consortium of over 525 companies, government agencies and universities participating in a consensus process to develop publicly available interface standards. OGC® Standards support interoperable solutions that "geo-enable" the Web, w...

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InEight Customer Honored with buildingSMART International Award for Open-technology Database

...open standards developed by the buildingSMART International community to overcome interoperability challenges within the industry. HDR was honored in the operations and maintenance category for the development of an open-technology database that will be used by the New York State Thruway Authority ...

BIM News

RTA launches MENA’s first BIM Center

HE Mattar Al Tayer, Director-General and Chairman of the Board of Executive Directors of Roads and Transport Authority (RTA), has opened at RTA’s Head Office the Building Information Modelling-BIM Center. Accordingly, the RTA has become the first government entity to launch a centre of this ty...

Opinion

PDT, PDS, BIMHawk & LEXiCON

...industry particularly, few manufacturers offer models of their products containing the appropriate data. Product Data Templates, ergo Product Data Sheets, go some way to address this. Product Data Templates Presented in an open neutral spreadsheet format, PDTs aim to anticipate the information so...

Case Studies

Semple & McKillop save time and ease workflow with BIM strategy and MagiCAD for Revit software

...Openings, gives us interoperability. Openings information can be exchanged and embedded with other disciplines. All this can be achieved without the structural engineer or architect having MagiCAD installed on their machines. It is a powerful free add-on which they can install and use to view our re...

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Announcing BricsCAD BIM V18: the future of design-centric BIM just got brighter

Bricsys represents the future of the .dwg format, with comprehensive workflows for general design, mechanical design and BIM. Here’s the best part - all of these workflows are available in one product, based on .dwg – the industry standard file format. More importantly, we’re exte...

Case Studies

Aqua+ Increases Plant Control System Design Speed by 50% (Bentley)

...open API to input data from Excel tables into the PLC generator, enabling the software to produce programmable logic controller (PLC) schematics in 40 percent less time than conventional methods. Cabinet specification and labeling took 30 percent less time using Promis.e, while the navigator functio...

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Bloomberg’s London HQ is ‘most sustainable office building in the world’

Opening later this month in the City of London, Bloomberg’s new European headquarters is the world’s most sustainable office building, as designed. The building achieved an ‘Outstanding’ rating against the BREEAM sustainability assessment method, with a 98.5% score. This is t...

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BIM&CO raises €2 million through Normandie Participations, NFactory, Bpifrance and the Normandy regional government

...open platform has been designed to facilitate the work of manufacturers who are faced with the difficulties the world of BIM presents. In essence, manufacturers need to structure and distribute the data for the products in their catalogues so it can be used by the various actors in the construction ...

Interviews

Interview: Bentley Systems SVP - Santanu Das

...open standards? ComponentCenter uses all of the data for any object type, and this is based on our iModel Schema, which is based on industry standards, such as IFC, or ISO 15926 etc. Bentley spends a lot of resources to ensure that there is interoperability not only among our own applications but ...

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Donges SteelTec chooses Tekla BIM software solutions

...industry solutions for planning and fabrication and follows an “Open BIM” approach, facilitating the free exchange of models and building data. In a short but extensive implementation phase, Trimble supported Donges in adapting the software to the company's standards and workflows. Sinc...

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The latest Revit 2018.1 update is now available

...opening of the materials API allows the automated creation of materials libraries and better transfer of material information between products. Now you can use any third party tool to make changes to material finishes. See video “Revit 2018.1 New Feature – Visual Materials API using t...

Opinion

Salford BIM Conference 2017

...openly of hidden problems with the supply chain. In particular of steel fabricators who as we all know “have been doing this for years” but not in the way that WD need them to (attending coordination workshops for a start). Plus there was an overall frustration with the way that many sup...