Ideate Annotate and Other IdeateApps Updates for Revit 2023

The new addition to the IdeateApps collection of Revit plug-in tools, Ideate Annotate, helps to ensure the legibility of Revit tags, text, dimensions, and other annotative elements by finding blank and missing tags and detecting clashes between them.


Construction Progress Tracking with HoloBuilder

HoloBuilder uses 360° photos to track construction progress guided by a mobile app on the jobsite. It also provides a cloud platform for hosting, organizing, and sharing the captured images, and integrates with several leading AEC applications.

Archicad rendering

Archicad 26

This review takes a detailed look at the features and enhancements in the new release of Archicad including easier attribute management, navigator research, improved visualization and graphic overrides, deeper integration with structural analysis tools, parametric object creation, and more.

Precast Girder Bridge

How to Easily Model Precast Girder Bridges

This article describes the recent updates to Allplan Bridge that enable it to easily model precast girder bridges, a special type of bridge whose geometry is only indirectly governed by the axis. With just one bridge model, an entire BIM-supported bridge design process can be carried out with this solution.

VendorHub News

  • Launch of Bentley Mini Documentary Films Produced by BBC Storyworks, Part of Beneath the Surface Series. >>
  • Interactive sketch editor in the new release of Spaces. >>
  • Increase Design Productivity by 35 percent with Allplan. >>
  • New professional textures in Archicad 26. >>
  • Layer Workflow Guide: How to do FF&E Schedules in Revit. >>
  • TonicDM PIM system for AEC: Customer Stories. >>
  • Visicon: How to automatically identify changes in Revit models. >>
  • 4M: Successful completion of thousands of prestigious projects across the world. >>
  • Enscape Blog: How to Embrace New Opportunities to Transform the AEC Industry. >>
  • The Revit 2023 export plug-in for Artlantis is available. >>
  • Microsol Resources webinar on Sep 29 -- Prefabrication, Modular and Offsite Construction: Connecting Design and Construction for Better Buildings and Outcomes >>
  • Ideate Software to Demonstrate its BIM Solutions at Autodesk University 2022. >>
  • IES TaP now supports BREEAM UK New Construction V6. >>
  • The advantages BIMcollab's Smart Properties bring to different project stakeholders. >>
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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.