Copenhagen Metro

Social Distance Modelling for COVID

This article describes the research that was conducted by a team at the Technical University of Denmark to study the impact of COVID-19 on the passenger flow in the Copenhagen Metro, using passenger flow data and station floorplan drawings as well as Bentley Legion software for simulation of pedestrian flow.

BIM Software for Infrastructure

BIM Software for Infrastructure

This article is focused on capturing the developments in the software available for BIM for infrastructure, including solutions from Site3D, CGS Labs and SierraSoft, Allplan Civil Engineering and Allplan Bridge, Autodesk Civil 3D and InfraWorks, and the many solutions from Bentley.

Revit 2022 Civil

Revit 2022, with Civil 3D and Infraworks, for Civil and Site Design

This article provides an overview of the new options in Revit 2022 for civil, site, and landscape design, and how to use them with other Autodesk tools to produce high fidelity site models and collaborate with civil engineers.

NVIDIA Omniverse

NVIDIA GTC 2021: The Omniverse

The Omniverse, showcased by NVIDIA at GTC 2021, is a 3D virtual world that can contain models created by many different people in many different applications in diverse locations. This article looks at what it is, how it works, and how it is being used by leading AEC firms like Foster + Partners and KPF.

VendorHub News

  • Bentley Systems Announces New Bentley Education Program, Putting Students on the Path to Infrastructure Careers. >>
  • Update available: ALLPLAN publishes Project Template for BIM-based Platform Design with Allplan 2021. >>
  • Enscape Releases Support for Revit 2022. >>
  • Surbana Jurong Shares Significant Time Savings Achieved with Ideate BIMLink. >>
  • 14 Day Trial of ElumTools: A Fully-Integrated Lighting Calculation Tool for Autodesk Revit. >>
  • Webinar on May 19: See how Visicon automates steel shop drawing review. >>
  • Microsol Resources webinar on May 19: Leveraging Digital Twin Technology. >>
  • Watch Webinar Recording: Hacking Your Archicad BIM Workflow with Grasshopper and Rhino. >>
  • Solibri 9.12.5 Release Highlights: Easy distribution of customized rules and views. >>
  • Mail Manager blog: Solving the Construction industry’s digital dilemma. >>
  • IES TaP User Success at BREEAM Awards 2021. >>
  • Schedule Demo of TonicDM: Project File Management Software for Architects & Engineers. >>
  • Newforma blog: Achieving Interoperability in the AEC Industry. >>
  • Deltek Vantagepoint sees Significant Momentum Proving It’s a Solution Leader in the A&E and Consulting Industries. >>
  • Artlantis Testimonial by Filip Deslee, Belgian interior architect/designer and co-founder of the design studio LOFT4C. >>
  • Webinar on May 18: Get More Projects in Less Time with Estimation in Cloud. >>
  • BIMcollab webinar: Solve clashes even faster and more reliably. >>
  • 4M: BIM Success Stories. >>
  • How Leo A Daly Engages Architecture Globally with VR/AR in The Wild. >>
Full Listing of AEC Technology Solutions  :  >>

Other Recent Articles

Understanding BIM (Book Review)

The BIM Revolution – What to Expect in 2021 and Beyond

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Working with Adaptive Components in Rhino and Grasshopper

What's New in Revit 2022

Sasaki: Firm Profile

Efficient Rebar Detailing with 3D Solutions

New Orleans Superdome: Project Profile


Selected Earlier Articles

Extending BIM to Infrastructure

Extending BIM to Infrastructure

Now that BIM has conquered the building industry and is here to stay, this article explores the application of the same “information modeling” concept to infrastructure.

Sutter Medical Center Castro Valley

Sutter Medical Center Castro Valley: Case Study of an IPD Project

While IPD is still more of a goal than a reality for most of the AEC industry, there are a few ground-breaking projects that are already using this new collaboration and delivery method.

Eureka Tower

The Eureka Tower: A Case Study of Advanced BIM Implementation

Standing 92 stories tall with a total height of 300 meters (984 feet), the Eureka Tower located in Melbourne, Australia, is not only the tallest residential building in the world, it is also one of the largest projects to be designed using BIM.

Labor Productivity in Construction

Labor-Productivity Declines in the Construction Industry

Dr. Paul Teicholz, Professor (Research) Emeritus, of the Dept. of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Stanford University explores the gradual decline of field productivity in the construction industry and its main causes.