AEC

Dalux: BIM for Construction and Facilities Management

This review explores Dalux, a comprehensive suite of BIM-based and cloud-based solutions for construction and facilities management with accompanying mobile apps that are particularly well-developed and easy and intuitive to use.

AEC

Five Powerful Lessons Shaping the Future of AEC

This article highlights five critical lessons that the AEC industry has learned in the process of coping with the pandemic and economic disruptions while simultaneously addressing an escalating client demand for more sustainable, ethical design.

Digital Twin dashboard

A Digital Twin for a Health Care Facility using IoT and Edge Computing Devices

This research paper describes the creation of a low-level Digital Twin that allows visualizing and monitoring five key parameters that measure the air quality in an operating room suite at a health care facility in Denver, Colorado.

OpenBIM on DESA project

Limitless Lessons from DESA: A Story of Collaboration

This article describes how the Duke Ellington School of the Arts (DESA) renovation project used OpenBIM for detailed coordination across project teams, making an extremely complex adaptive reuse project possible.

VendorHub News

  • Fire Safety and BIM: More benefits of using Solibri. >>
  • Using BIM Tools - Revit and Ideate Software Applications. >>
  • Bentley Systems Recognized among the 50 Most Community-minded Businesses in the Greater Philadelphia Region. >>
  • Discover BIMx at the Graphisoft launch event on Thursday, July 14: How to drive the on-site presentation with BIMx. >>
  • Layer Customer Story: How a multidisciplinary A/E team was 10x more efficient documenting a flood-damaged World War II submarine. >>
  • Abvent is pleased to announce that Render[in] 3 is now compatible with SketchUp 2022 on Wins!. >>
  • Allplan blog: 60 Seconds to Learn More About Reinforced Concrete Modeling. >>
  • Comprehensive space planning in Spaces Version 2: Create space groups, types and requirements to track the project brief. >>
  • Enscape Blog: 40+ Websites With Free Downloadable 3D Visualization Content. >>
  • IES: EU Pilot Sites show how Digital Twins can support building retrofits. >>
  • Customer Testimonials about how Visicon improves their project outcomes. >>
  • New feature in BIMcollab ZOOM: Structure BIM data to your needs with Smart Properties. >>
  • Microsol Resources webinar on July 19 -- Infrastructure: What’s Happening Now? What’s Happening Next? >>
  • The Wild: How BSA LifeStructures Uses VR for More Efficient Technical Collaboration. >>
  • 4M: Successful completion of thousands of prestigious projects across the world. >>
  • TonicDM PIM system for AEC: Customer Stories. >>
  • Trimble Field Solutions: Unleash more productivity with a clear and continuous picture of progress on your job site with Spot — the autonomous construction robotics solution. >>
Full Listing of AEC Technology Solutions  :  >>

Other Recent Articles

ALLPLAN Infrastructure Day 2022

CellBIM: BIM Inside Excel

Qatar Foundation Stadium for the 2022 FIFA World Cup: FineHVAC Case Study

What’s New in Revit 2023

ThinkBIM Spring 2022 Webinar: UK’s AEC Technology Updates

Customizing Design Workflows

Use of Artificial Intelligence (AI) at Gilbane

Spaces: iPad App for Conceptual Design


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.