A2K Technologies Blog

Monthly Archives: October 2018

Opportunities in contract work for Engineers

For engineers, contract work is growing as an area of opportunity. Perceptions about permanent employment and security are often overestimated. Contract and temporary roles enable engineers to add immediate value to their CVs through displaying quantifiable achievements in their roles. [...]

October 30, 2018 A2K News, Industry, Technology

Behind the scenes at A2K – Matthew Sheales

A2K’s Matthew Sheales, National Consulting MEP and Content Solutions Manager, was recently featured in the Design Content Magazine to talk all things content. Matthew has been working for A2K Technologies for 16 and a half years and 12 of those [...]

October 16, 2018 A2K News, Industry, Technology

A2K Technologies Customer Case Study – Eden Office

Eden office | A design partner, not just a designer of chairs Marcus Win, head of strategy and innovation for Eden Office, has been working with A2K Technologies on transforming his products from the 2D realm to 3D models.He said [...]

October 15, 2018 A2K News, Industry, Technology

Generic Content: Flexible, structured, supported & efficient

For BIM projects content is king. There are many different places you can go to get manufacturer specific content which is great when we know what manufacturer we are going to use. Often we just want to use something generic. [...]

October 10, 2018 A2K News, Industry, Technology

Free Technical Content Portal by Steel & Tube

Steel & Tube is a strong supporter of all New Zealand BIM initiatives and are excited to announce the launch of BIM-spec® This free to use technical content portal provides access to a large library of 2D and 3D CAD [...]

October 5, 2018 A2K News, Industry, Technology

Bluebeam Revu Xcon 2018

 Xcon 2018 Austin, Texas. The annual Bluebeam Conference re-branded Xcon was held in Austin Texas. My intentions of going were to see how the American’s are doing things. Seeing that the maturity of Bluebeam users and industry in general in [...]

October 1, 2018 Captain Bimcad, Technology