Technology

Image Interactive 3D digital model designed to transform planning and communications around proposed development and infrastructure projects

Image GPU-optimised physically-based render runs on GPUs and CPUs

New Surface machines optimised for sketching and 3D CAD

Image 15-inch model now includes AMD Radeon Pro professional graphics

Image Digital Construction Week starts tomorrow in Islington, London, with keynote from Anne Kemp

Image Pro-focused VR headset now available alongside new Nvidia ‘VR Ready’ workstations

Image Features include enhanced environmental protection and in-field compensation for construction BIM-CIM professionals

Image Workshops include BIM for SMEs, public clients, private clients, designers, contractors and supply chain

Image New Integration will allow users to convert all or any part of the billions of points contained within a typical point cloud

Image Mihail Bila, 3D Artist at Glass Canvas, steps us through the design viz workflow used to create one of the striking stills of Sir John Soane’s Bank Of England entered in the Project Soane competition

Image Project Soane challenged leading visualisation experts to bring Sir John Soane’s Bank of England back to life. We explore how some of the winning entries were created

Image Autodesk launches new beta release of its interactive design viz service that support Oculus Rift and HTC Vive

Image This highly customizable dual Xeon workstation can be tailored for any design viz workflow, from ray trace rendering to VR. By Greg Corke

Image V-Ray, the powerful architectural ray trace renderer, is now available inside Revit, with push-button control so it can be used by non-experts

Image By dedicating a high GHz workstation to CAD and a dual Xeon box to rendering, one can have optimised hardware for both processes

Image Tools focus on conceptual design, data acquisition and construction management

Image Vectorworks has just launched significant updates to its suite of BIM apps covering architecture, landscape, and structural as well as stage design and generic 3D modelling

New Open Design Alliance (ODA) toolkit will allow other BIM tools to read and write data in the Autodesk Revit 3D format

Image Expedition Z design competition calls for a product to help astronauts aboard the ISS to eat, sleep, work or play

Image Bentley gives Autodesk customers opportunity to ‘upgrade’ Autodesk Perpetual Licences in advance of July 31 deadline