March 25, 2011
» IMAGINiT Technologies unveils Scan to BIM 2012
FRAMINGHAM, MASS. — Rand Worldwide has announced that its IMAGINiT Technologies division has launched the new Scan to BIM 2012 (http://imaginit.com/scantobim) software for the Autodesk Revit 2012 platform.
March 24, 2011
» 3Dconnexion announces mouse support for Autodesk Revit 2012 software
FREMONT, CALIF. — 3Dconnexion has announced that Autodesk has added native 3D mouse support in Autodesk Revit Architecture 2012, Autodesk Revit Structure 2012, and Autodesk MEP 2012 software applications, bringing the full range of 3D mouse design benefits to Revit users.
March 22, 2011
» Autodesk 2012 AEC software portfolio to expand value of BIM
SAN RAFAEL, CALIF. — Autodesk Inc. has announced its 2012 software portfolio for the AEC industry. The updated portfolio supports the building information modeling (BIM) process by offering comprehensive software solutions to help architects, engineers, planners, contractors, facility managers and owners in the building and infrastructure industries meet today’s business challenges.
March 18, 2011
» ArchiCAD-designed fountains grace European Capital of Culture
BUDAPEST — The City of Pilsen’s coat-of-arms served as the inspiration for three monumental fountains constructed on Republic Square. The figures of the camel, the greyhound, and the angel were the initial concepts. Constructed in 2010 following a two-stage competition, the fountains have come to represent Pilsen’s future role as a 2015 European Capital of Culture.
March 16, 2011
» Novacem uses Autodesk design software to produce zero-carbon cement
SAN RAFAEL, CALIF. — Autodesk Inc. has announced that Novacem, the carbon-negative cement company based in London, is using its AutoCAD Plant 3D software to optimize its plant design and production process, enabling it to develop a new magnesium silicate-based cement that will offer carbon-negative production.
March 15, 2011
» Bentley announces SmartGeometry 2011 Conference
EXTON, PA. — Bentley Systems Inc. has announced that registration is now open for the SmartGeometry 2011 Conference. The conference will focus on computational and parametric design tools, technologies, and methodologies that allow and encourage new forms of architectural and structural expression.
March 14, 2011
» Hexagon 2011 international conference to reveal latest technologies
STOCKHOLM, SWEDEN — Hexagon AB has announced it will host its inaugural international conference, Hexagon 2011, June 6-9, at the Orlando World Center Marriott Resort in Orlando, Fla. The conference will bring together the latest technologies and user communities from Intergraph, as well as Hexagon’s Metrology, Geosystems and Technology divisions.
March 9, 2011
» AIA addresses state of architecture profession, recognizes BIM
FAYETTEVILLE, ARK. — Architecture enhances people’s lives, and the emerging recognition of this effect is earning the profession newfound respect, said Clark Manus, the new president of the American Institute of Architects (AIA), in the March 7 issue of The Zweig Letter (TZL).
March 8, 2011
» IMAGINiT Technologies experts to speak on the benefits of BIM
FRAMINGHAM, MASS. — Rand Worldwide has announced that experts from its IMAGINiT Technologies division will be speaking on the benefits of building information modeling (BIM) at key global Canadian conferences.
March 7, 2011
» New Autodesk book explores the changing world of design
SAN RAFAEL, CALIF. — Autodesk Inc. introduced the new book, "Imagine, Design, Create: How Designers, Engineers and Architects Are Changing Our World," at the TED2011 Conference in Long Beach, Calif.
CIO Challenges at Mid-sized & Large A / E Firms
Coming in May
Today’s CIOs and IT leadership face many challenges: from integrating disparate systems, to providing business intelligence tools to their employees, to supporting future growth and expansion of their firms. ZweigWhite and Systems Advisors Group will be hosting a webcast to discuss these topics and more with the CIO of an A/E firm to learn how his organization is addressing those challenges.