BIM workflows are evolving

Image Vendors and users alike are being challenged to adapt to new technologies and new requirements. Transactions are receiving new attention thanks to cloud-based workflow

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NEWS: Thinkbox shows off Sequoia at SPAR conference

Image Standalone tool enables point cloud processing and meshing for AEC users

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NEWS: Designers can now take CAD/BIM apps into the cloud

Image MainFrame2 becomes Frame and allows engineers and architects to run any Windows application in a web browser on any device

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Samsung introduces compact M.2 and mSATA SSDs

Image Samsung shrinks down popular 850 EVO Solid State Drive (SSD) to deliver miniature storage for mobile workstations

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NEWS: ClearEdge3D announces EdgeWise 5.0

Image New software includes enhanced pipe extraction, improved Revit integration and a Plant3D plug-in

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NEWS: Trimble to sell handheld 3D scanner for construction sites

Image Collaboration with DotProduct aims to boost scanning technology adoption for building design and construction

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NEWS: FARO launches PointSense for Revit

Image New software designed to accelerate and simplify the analysis and design of point cloud data directly in Autodesk Revit

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Trimble MEPdesigner for SketchUp

Image Shaun Bryant takes a look at SketchUp plug-in MEPdesigner (V1), and finds a low-cost, easy to learn option for 3D design that is already competing well with other MEP application offerings.

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MassMotion Flow

Image The design of mass transit and public building spaces presents architects with big challenges when dealing with high capacities and emergency egress. To help designers Oasys, has embodied years of simulation knowledge into its software

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Fujitsu Celsius C740 (preview)

Image With support for Haswell-based Xeons up to 18 cores and 256GB RAM Fujitsu is set to bring its 1U rack machine into the age of virtual workstations

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Unifi for Revit

Image Firms are often left to devise their own methodology for managing Revit BIM content. If left unchecked this can lead to versioning problems, data loss and confusion. A new solution to BIM content management harnesses the cloud.

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From point cloud to BIM

Image Survey software provider Kubit, recently acquired by Faro, goes back to basics with its analysis of the implications and ways of surveyed data capture

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In pursuit of cool

Image As the surveying industry develops, a greater number of ingenious applications of the technology are making waves

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Transitioning to Level 2 BIM

Image Sean Bryant gives practical advice on how a CAD manager in a medium-sized, multi-disciplinary practice can help smooth the path to collaborative Level 2 BIM

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Bentley opens door to reality modelling

Image Acute3D acquisition positions Bentley at the forefront of nascent market with technology that allows constant data capture, using smartphones and drones

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NEWS: FARO Technologies acquires kubit

Image Acquisition of German software developer to give FARO access to CAD-integrated point cloud technology including scan-to-BIM for Revit

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NEWS: BIMobject acquires BIM.com domain

Image Top-level domain name designed to help increase market penetration for BIM object developer

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NEWS: Registration open for Bentley LEARNing

Image Regional conferences provide focused learning on software for specific architectural, engineering, construction, and operations workflows

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NEWS: Graphisoft introduces flexible licensing for BIMx

Image BIM Project Sharing app for iOS and Android, now tailored for clients, architects and model sharing

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NEWS: Cidon Construction halves estimating costs

Image Tekla Structures helps reinforced concrete contractor be more selective on tenders by submitting high quality bids quickly and efficiently

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