Technology

Image Bentley Systems is developing new software that merges the engineering worlds of structural and geotechnical, from design all the way through to operations. The aim is to streamline workflows, improve accuracy and deliver digital twins that can even predict failures before they happen, writes Greg Corke

Image By using BIM, it’s much easier to get people thinking about the maintainability of buildings, write Mike Ford, digital / BIM manager at the University of the West of England, and Dr Nick Bell, risk consultant

Image Hrvoje Cop of Polymachine shares details of four recent projects, focusing on composition, visual accuracy and the benefits of keeping everything in 3D

ImageFrom autonomous robots from Boston Dynamics to highly optimised digital fabrication and robotic construction, NXT BLD 2019 is shaping up to be our best event yet 

Image Cloud-based specification platform connects teams in Newcastle and Vancouver

Image New add-in beta feature allows Revit Users to collaborate on their models in VR and design inside an immersive 3D space

Image Software allow complex models to be visualized on HoloLens, Magic Leap, mobile AR devices and a variety of VR headsets

Image Airsquire’s Airsync survey platform automates the comparison of 3D scans and 3D models

Image SGS and AIMSight solution uses smart crack sensors and data analytics to monitor bridge assets in real time

Image New software combines Tekla EPM, Tekla Structures and the Trimble Connect collaboration platform

Image Delegates challenged to open their minds to new ways of working and build a better future for the construction industry

Image Development is part of a renewed effort by Unity to increase presence in AEC sector

Image 11 to 14 year olds from the North East educated in exciting new technologies for the construction sector

Image Launch of new building operations brand follows acquisition of multi-tenant SaaS provider Axxerion

Image New capability allows users to add latitude longitude tags to assets, in GPS denied indoor environments

Image Chaos Cloud service designed to slash render times and keep things simple

Image Nvidia’s new Quadro GPU is a phenomenal proposition for real time 3D graphics, VR and ray trace rendering

Image A workstation packing an incredible punch for real time viz, VR and GPU rendering but it’s also no slouch when comes to CPU intensive workflows

Image Microsoft uses Bentley Synchro XR to demonstrate benefits of mixed reality to AEC professionals

Image With the advent of machine learning and Artificial Intelligence, computers are on the cusp of playing a more active role in assisting the building industry