Image Environmental consultancy SLR uses high resolution aerial photography data from Bluesky to create VR simulation

Image Conceptual design has always been the neglected child of the industry, perhaps because SketchUp is seen as all-dominating in this space. But looking at Autodesk FormIt, Martyn Day sees a worthy contender that has come a long way

Image The strategic partnership will build the bridge between BIM and GIS mapping technologies

Image The construction industry may be behind on adopting artificial intelligence and machine learning, but their transformational potential in our sector should not be underestimated

Image Fluid flow simulation can help anyone whose design work is impacted by wind loads, air comfort, and ventilation

Image Argyle Asia puts to the test a new ‘perimeter scan’ flight mode in the 3DR commercial drone platform, in order to capture side-on details of building facades for an as-built survey

Image David Philp and Simon Rawlinson will host two-day technology-led event in Newcastle starting February 28, 2018

Image In order to bring to life its vision for Rathbone Square, Great Portland Estates adopted BIM from the start, working with BIM Technologies to deliver a digital built asset before on-site construction even began

Image Integration of 3DR’s drone data platform and Autodesk’s project management tool designed to improve collaboration and quality control

Image Soluis Group revolutionises Radisson Red hotel design with Unreal Engine

Image Bolton-based Scan is rewriting the rulebook with a phenomenally fast workstation for both CAD and design viz

Image New tablet and laptop in one boasts 73% more 3D performance than Microsoft Surface

Image A mobile mapping device from Topcon has allowed companies working on a sewerage upgrade in Newark, Nottinghamshire to better understand the town’s layout, minimising traffic disruption and eliminating risk to historic buildings

Image First outings for SyncView.io for more visibility into Revit projects and IRONfile for cloud back-up

Image The aim of the EU-funded ACCEPT project is to improve knowledge transfer, project coordination, and quality assurance in the construction process.

Image Clinics and workshops will focus on the technical detail of delivering BIM Level 2

Image Rebecca De Cicco on BIM skills development and how a rapidly evolving industry must adapt to variations in regional terms, processes and requirements

Image CL3VER opens up its real time viz tool to much wider audience with a streamlined workflow and cloud-based collaboration

Image In a world of shrinking workstations, Lenovo’s ThinkStation P320 Tiny is the smallest yet

Image Free to use platform allows up to six concurrent users to share 360-degree rendering experience

Image Sheffield-based Iceotope brings ‘total liquid cooling’ to the desktop by submerging every component inside its custom-built workstation in a non-conductive coolant, making it ideal for harsh and dusty workplaces

Image Hercules cloud-based content management solution will be used to support the ministry’s BIM object library

Image Kelsey Kish, staff designer at StudioMB, discusses the role that Virtual Reality (VR) played in the firm’s design for the Potomac Distilling Company bar and restaurant in Washington DC

Image DCW will offer visitors a chance to meet the teams behind the tech and try out the latest developments for the AECO industry

Image While BIM adopters typically take a model-centric approach to design, collaboration is all about document flow

Image With the help of IES, Barts Health NHS Trust has been able to understand the likely impact of a range of energy conservation measures at the Royal London Hospital in Whitechapel

Image New release boosts BIM usability, design productivity, Revit import, freeform modelling rendering and more

Image New release of multidisciplinary BIM tool benefits from the comprehensive modelling environment of Bentley CONNECT Edition

Image Warboard becomes a commercial product after four years of internal use at BIM Technologies

Image Startup releases video that shows design updates and 3D printing progress