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Digital construction verification: Team success for BAM & FARO

The BAM Construction team used FARO laser scanning hardware along with FARO’s BuildIT Construction software to demonstrate construction compliance.

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Graitec acquires Geomap GIS America’s Autodesk business unit

Graitec, a global developer of BIM design and calculation software solutions, has announced the acquisition of Geomap GIS America’s Autodesk business unit.

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Design and build technologies for sports stadiums and arenas

Russ Dalton, AECOM’s BIM director for the Americas, traces the development of technology behind some high-profile sporting projects, including the Barclays Center and Marlins Ballpark.

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Trimble releases Stabicad for M&E contractors in the UK

Trimble has announced the availability of Stabicad for the UK, a Revit®-based design and calculation software.

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UK BIM Framework publishes two new documents

The UK BIM Framework has released two new documents to support practitioners in embedding and implementing Building Information Modelling (BIM).

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ALLPLAN presents Allplan Bridge 2020

Allplan Bridge 2020, the complete solution for parametric modelling, structural analysis and detailing is now available for download.

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Turn building cost estimation on its head with AI

Kreo Software offers a unique pre-construction planning solution. Kreo’s customers are using its technology to change the way the industry begins construction projects.

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Year in Infrastructure 2019: Bentley Systems bolsters digital cities offerings

Bentley Systems has announced the acquisition of global mobility simulation and analytics software provider Citilabs and 3D and mobile mapping software provider Orbit Geospatial Technologies.

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Structural Design in the BIM Workflow

BIM Workflow: Have you adopted a ‘dual strategy’ approach? What are the important factors when choosing the right structural design tool for the job?

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Connect, collaborate and construct with BIM

With many construction companies still not utilising Building Information Modelling, we review the benefits to businesses and discuss how software vendors can do more to encourage adoption, especially by SMEs.

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