Headlines -- December 9, 2013
» Tekla BIMsight 1.9 strengthens design-build-operate workflows Tekla
ATLANTA – Tekla, a Trimble company, delivered Tekla BIMsight 1.9, the latest version of its free, easy-to-use software tool for building information modeling (BIM) project coordination. Tekla BIMsight now supports Trimble SketchUp (.skp) models to improve the design coordination process and BIM collaboration. The new version also brings improvements for concrete professionals with rebar measurement and improved clash detection.
» LATISTA brings BIM to the iPad for optimum project collaboration Textura Corporation
WASHINGTON – Textura Corporation announced that LATISTA Technologies, a Textura solution and leader in field management solutions for construction, is introducing BIM for the iPad.
Headlines -- November 26, 2013
» Trimble acquires CSC to extend its Trimble Buildings Group structural software portfolio Trimble
SUNNYVALE, Calif. – Trimble announced that it has acquired privately-held CSC (UK) Ltd. headquartered in Leeds, United Kingdom from ISIS Equity Partners LLP and senior management. CSC's products include software solutions for the analysis and design of steel and concrete buildings. Financial terms were not disclosed.
» Lightning fast Revizto 2.0 being launched at Autodesk University Revizto
LAS VEGAS – A new version of Revizto 2.0, visual collaboration software for AEC industry, will be officially released on Dec. 3, 2013 at Autodesk University in Las Vegas.
» Trimble introduces 3D BIM consulting services for MEP contractors Trimble
SUNNYVALE, Calif. – Trimble announced 3D BIM Consulting Services for Mechanical, Electrical and Plumbing (MEP) contractors using Computer Aided Design (CAD) and Building Information Modeling (BIM) capabilities. Trimble's services will include four elements: 3D Model Evaluation, 3D Modeling, 3D Laser Scanning and 3D Modeling from Scanned Point Cloud.
» Autodesk provides 3D design in a browser, an industry first Autodesk
SAN FRANCISCO — Autodesk, Inc. customers will now be able to access Autodesk Inventor, Autodesk Revit, Autodesk Maya and Autodesk 3ds Max design tools via a web browser. For the first time ever, customers can access full-fledged 3D design, engineering and entertainment work in a browser without sacrificing performance, power or functionality.