CellBIM: BIM Inside Excel

The use of Excel is pretty much ubiquitous in most industries including AEC, and the idea of being able to open up a BIM model inside Excel and work with its data is brilliant in its simplicity. This review explores a new application, CellBIM, in which you can actually do this.

Qatar Foundation Stadium

Qatar Foundation Stadium for the 2022 FIFA World Cup: FineHVAC Case Study

This article describes how the BIM application for HVAC, FineHVAC, was used by the firm, GKA Engineers, for the design of the HVAC network installations in the Qatar Foundation Stadium, a host venue for the upcoming 2022 FIFA World Cup™.


ThinkBIM Spring 2022 Webinar: UK’s AEC Technology Updates and the Golden Thread

This article captures the latest updates on digitization in construction in the UK as well as some details of its new Golden Thread legislation, which were presented in a recent event of the thinkBIM organization, a chapter of the UK BIM Alliance.

Automation with Allplan

Customizing Design Workflows

AEC projects are continuing to grow in complexity, requiring more time and resources. At the same time, firms are being constantly told that there is a need to do more with less. Frank Holz of ALLPLAN Inc, looks at how this can be accomplished.

VendorHub News

  • Archicad Case Study: A vacant, underused lot in Koreatown is getting some much-needed development thanks to the design-driven team at Bittoni Architects. >>
  • Global Success for ALLPLAN Digital Conference on Future of Infrastructure. >>
  • Solibri Case Study of Stavanger Hospital – Essential Principles for Quality Assurance and Collaboration in BIM Projects. >>
  • Secrets Revealed: Creating the Enscape 3.3 Project. >>
  • Microsol Resources webinar on May 24: What's New with Autodesk Build and Takeoff? >>
  • 4M: Successful completion of thousands of prestigious projects across the world. >>
  • TonicDM PIM system for AEC: Customer Stories. >>
  • Using IES for early design stage performance analysis. >>
  • Linking Excel to Revit: The Ideate BIMLink plugin for Revit. >>
  • Schedule a Demo of Layer: One Revit integrated workspace for designers. >>
  • How to combine BIMcollab ZOOM with Solibri in a project? >>
  • The Wild: How to Use Virtual Reality for Architectural Client Design Reviews. >>
  • One month free trial of Spaces: Sketch-based conceptual building design. >>
  • USM modular solutions make their first appearance in the Artlantis MediaStore. >>
  • See what you missed: How to standardize and automate ETABS quality control in Visicon. >>
  • Bentley Systems to Announce First Quarter 2022 Operating Results; Presenting at Upcoming Investor Conferences. >>
  • Trimble Field Solutions: Unleash more productivity with a clear and continuous picture of progress on your job site with Spot — the autonomous construction robotics solution. >>
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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.