How AI Tools like ChatGPT Can Benefit Engineers, Designers, and Manufacturers

This article by Dijam Panigrahi, Co-founder and COO of GridRaster Inc., explores ChatGPT, the latest technology driven by AI that uses natural language processing, and shows how AI tools such as ChatGPT can benefit designers, engineers, and manufacturers.

BIM in Unreal Engine

Bringing BIM to Life with Unreal Engine

In this article, Janne Salin, a BIM/VDC Service Manager at YIT Construction in Finland, shows how to bring a BIM model into Unreal Engine, along with some examples of what you can do to make the model more interactive and “playable” in this immersive gaming application.

AEC Design Using HP Anyware

Reshaping the Way Work Gets Done

This article shows how using HP Anyware in conjunction with NVIDIA Omniverse brings true work flexibility to AEC teams, allowing members from different locations to securely work with the color-accurate, lossless, and distortion-free user experience needed to create and iterate together efficiently.

Everton FC Stadium project by BDP

World Architecture 100 Webinar: Technology for Architectural Innovation

This article provides a snapshot of the latest technology developments at three of the leading design firms in the world, BDP, Bryden Wood, and Foster + Partners, as presented at the World Architecture 100 Live 2023 event.

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Smart MEP Design for a Large-scale Residential Project using FineMEP

Bentley YII 2022: Customer Projects

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SimScale World Cities Day Event

Selected Earlier Articles

Thornton Tomasetti

CORE Studio: AEC Technology Development at Thornton Tomasetti

This article explores the cutting-edge AEC technology applications developed by CORE Studio, a dedicated software development group at Thornton Tomasetti. The applications including Konstru, Swarm, Asterisk, Trace, and many more for design, analysis, collaboration and visualization.

Layer software

Layer: Capturing and Organizing Building Data

Layer is a new AEC application that was launched close to six months ago to address what seems to be an obvious need in the industry—organizing and integrating the vast amount of disparate data that is typically collected on site during the retrofit or construction of a building project.

Merdeka 118

Merdeka 118: Project Profile

Fender Katsalidis describes the implementation of AEC technology on the “Merdeka 118” project, a 118-storey, mega-tall skyscraper under construction in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Upon completion, it will become the tallest building in Malaysia and Southeast Asia, and the second-tallest building in the world.

Social Distance Modelling

Social Distance Modelling for COVID

This article questions why we still don’t have a smart building design tool which does not require us to painstakingly model every detail in our buildings, but can automatically create much of it from a conceptual sketch using a rule-based expert system.