NEWS & PERSPECTIVES
Headlines -- April 10, 2012
» Tekla Structures 18 takes BIM from design to reality Tekla
Tekla released the new version of its building information software in mid-March. Collaboration between construction project stakeholders is on the rise and Tekla Structures 18 was designed to reflect this.
Headlines -- March 29, 2012
» Autodesk introduces 2013 building and civil infrastructure software Autodesk
SAN RAFAEL, Calif. – Autodesk, Inc., a leader in 3D design, engineering and entertainment software, announced its 2013 software and services for building design and construction, civil infrastructure, and plant design professionals. Enhancements for Autodesk Building Design Suite 2013, Autodesk Infrastructure Design Suite 2013 and Autodesk Plant Design Suite 2013, together with expanded cloud services and improved collaboration and data management tools, are aimed at helping design, engineering and construction professionals address today’s business challenges with enhanced Building Information Modeling (BIM) workflows.
Headlines -- March 20, 2012
» Balfour Beatty signs agreement with Autodesk to expand BIM capabilities Autodesk
LONDON and SAN RAFAEL, Calif. — Balfour Beatty, the international infrastructure group, and Autodesk, Inc. a world leader in 3D design, engineering and entertainment software, have signed a three year, $12M agreement that will help Balfour Beatty expand its adoption of Building Information Modelling (BIM).
Headlines -- March 15, 2012
» Ghafari Associates standardizes on Bentley’s ProjectWise for BIM-enabled design/build and IPD workflows Bentley
HONOLULU – Bentley Systems, Incorporated, the leading company dedicated to providing comprehensive software solutions for sustaining infrastructure, today announced that Ghafari Associates, a leading full-service architecture and engineering organization with offices in the U.S., the Middle East, and India, has standardized on ProjectWise for collaborating on all of its Building Information Modeling (BIM)-enabled design/build and integrated project delivery (IPD) workflows.
Headlines -- March 13, 2012
» Open BIM program for improved AEC collaboration buildingSMART
BOSTON and BUDAPEST, Hungary – buildingSMART® International, members of the Nemetschek Group, Tekla® and other leading software vendors joined forces to launch a global program to help promote Open BIM collaboration workflows throughout the AEC industry.
Headlines -- February 29, 2012
» New Zealand company speeds up architectural projects with Autodesk software Autodesk
SAN RAFAEL, Calif. – Autodesk, Inc. (NASDAQ: ADSK) has named 4th Dimensional Facade Solutions, the New Zealand-based design and build company, as the Autodesk Inventor of the Month for February 2012. The company was recognized for its use of Autodesk Inventor software to create stunning facades for a series of projects with unique physical and environmental challenges, as well as highly complex design and build procedures.