This article captures the highlights of Bentley’s YII 2021 event, which featured award-winning infrastructure projects using cutting-edge technology from all over the world, including the US, UK, Sweden, China, Singapore, Russia, Qatar, and India.
This article captures the highlights of the recently held BricsCAD Digital Summit, including the key features of BricsCAD, how it connects with other Hexagon products (Hexagon is its parent company), and how it is being used for the design of buildings as well as infrastructure.
This article discusses Autodesk’s expansion of Forge as the platform for all its applications and provides an overview of the AEC-specific updates provided at the Autodesk University last week, including Construction Cloud enhancements, integration of GIS and BIM, the acquisition of Innovyze, and more.
This article capture the highlights of the 2021 Summit of the Open Design Alliance, including updates on its technologies such as CAD and 3D modeling, visualization, Revit and Navisworks toolkits, IFC and OpenBIM interoperability, point cloud support, cloud-based project management, and more.
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.
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.
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.
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.