Technology

Image Engineers can move away from working directly with a building’s analysis model and with its design model instead

Image The latest release of the popular BIM tool accelerates software startup, file opening and more, and includes re-engineered column and beam tools

Five ways rugged tablets with 3D technology are transforming BIM

Image As the world strives to meet climate change targets, the role of digital twins is set to become increasingly important, writes Don McLean, CEO & founder, IES

Image With its latest Tekla promises to make engineers more productive. Accelerated production of GAs is the most obvious benefit but the end goal is to build confidence in the 3D model, so data can flow freely from design office to site

Image New technologies are having a profound impact on architecture, engineering & construction. At NXT BLD in London on 11 June, you will find out how

Image With the London launch of ArchiCAD 23, AEC Magazine had the chance to catch up with Graphisoft’s new CEO of two months, Huw Roberts, to capture his thoughts on the company and the BIM market

Image It has taken almost 20 years for the building industry to adopt 3D modelling and BIM processes in the design phase. By comparison, the move to the fabrication of buildings in factories is happening in a blink of an eye

Image Allplan Bridge 2019-1 features 4D construction process planning and ‘effortless positioning’ of standardised and repetitive profiles

Image Powerproject XV features new UI, schedule checking and more realistic real-time project simulations

Image Paul Tallon, design and visualisation Manager at the 3M Buckley Innovation Centre (3M BIC) in Huddersfield, talks us through the process of building a virtual, to-scale version of the University of Huddersfield’s campus using ever-evolving 3D technology and drone data

Randall Newton reports from the recent Hackathon event in Seattle, which aims to get people from various AEC disciplines together to think about new technologies in new ways

Image Firm increases ‘flexibility, productivity and scalability’ using Workspot Cloud Workstations delivered through Microsoft Azure

Image Epic Games targets users of BIM software, especially Revit and ArchiCAD, with Unreal Engine-powered Twinmotion.

Image Laser scanning software reduces time spent processing point cloud data from days to hours

Image New module designed to help contractors manage budgets and supplier contracts, and streamline change order workflows

Image Speech-to-text comment tool and sketch annotation now available for VR-based design review tool

Image New Solibri product family offers tailored tools for different roles, from BIM manager to site manager

Image The latest release of the AEC-focused VR tool can instantly gather collaborators together in the same position

Image Insite VR integration allows users of the construction management platform to host group model review in VR