Image Frame targets users of design viz and simulation software with equivalent of ‘$15k’ workstation

Image New website gives designers, contractors, facilitators and BIM managers access BIM files for bricks, pavers and roof tiles

Image Free Windows, OS X and iOS apps allow CL3VER users to view interactive presentations without an internet connection

Image Martyn Day evaluates the latest projects and technologies involved in deploying robots and 3D printing in construction

Image Production planning software designed to improve collaborative planning with partners and customers

Image As digital photogrammetric techniques advance at pace, the ability to use them as standalone technologies increases

Image New plug-in gives Revit users direct access to Trimble Connect, the collaboration platform based on GTeam by Gehry Technologies

Image The low down on artificial intelligence, the cloud, the changing role of resellers, the blurring of building & manufacturing + more.

Image From reality capture with drones to augmented reality, Bentley Systems is embracing the real world to excite the next generation of engineers and designers


Having heard that development work for a next generation cloud-based BIM tool is underway Martyn Day looks to Autodesk’s manufacturing division for some clues.

Image The challenge of data for AEC firms requires a new approach to document management, writes Paul Daynes

Image Bond Bryan Architects delivers an award winning addition to Bradford College, using ArchiCAD to integrate data from the design with contractors, consultants and clients

Image BIM’s dirty little secret, and why complex and expensive BIM tools are still basically being used for drafting

Image Rendering technology integrated into Revit to support all stages of design process

Image Graphisoft’s ArchiCAD is catching up with rival’s advanced architectural computational design

Image From major train station projects to retail, accommodation and leisure developments, AEC Magazine showcases the winners of the 2015 UK Tekla model competition

Image 2015 has been a big year for ‘browser CAD’ platform provider Frame, rolling out its first end-user service and getting valuable industry endorsements, not least from Autodesk

Image A new service from Bentley allows engineers to optimise designs for construction as well as tap into valuable engineering knowledge

Image A technology that can create mm accurate ‘reality meshes’ from photographs looks set to give laser scanning some serious competition

Image IFC import /Alembic export capabilities and built in modelling tools provide standalone functionality

Image New features designed to provide new functionality and eliminate time consuming modelling tasks

Image New export option for Autodesk Inventor 2016 R3 will improve exchange with BIM tools

Image Frame completes virtual environment certification to run Revit and AutoCAD in the public cloud

Image Trimble Connect has been integrated directly into SketchUp 2016 for cloud-based collaboration


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Image With this new low profile graphics card CAD users no longer have to compromise on 3D performance to get the space saving benefits of a Small Form Factor (SFF) workstation.

Image Physically-based rendering plug-ins for Autodesk 3ds Max and Maya. Revit and Rhino to follow next year

Image Innovative design combines Wacom pen technology pressure sensitive tablet with entry-level 3D mobile workstation

Image New software can streamline VR content creation for AEC professionals direct from Revit, SketchUp, 3ds Max and Rhino