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Digital Mapping will change land and and rock surveying

At the beginning of major mining or civil engineering projects, one of the more manual, technically challenging and hazardous tasks involves rock and land surveying. The process of inspecting rock faces, for example, is a manual one through which geologists [...]

November 1, 2018 A2K News, Industry, Technology, Tips and Tricks

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

A2K Technologies and RIB Group come together to transform the Australian building and construction industry

Supporting RIB Group’s announcement on 26 September 2018 (link below) of the MTWO MSP (Managed Service Provider) partnership and investment agreement with A2K Technologies and PhoenxPLM – there is no doubt this dynamic partnership is set to transform the Australian [...]

September 28, 2018 A2K News, Technology

Ideate Explorer + Ideate Query and its Value to All Revit Users

Watch this short video to learn more about how Ideate Explorer and Ideate Query are used daily to look at Revit model data at a granular level. Without a powerful search, find, and filter tool like Ideate Query, you are [...]

September 10, 2018 A2K News, Industry, Technology

Ideate Explorer + Ideate Warnings Manager and its Value to All Revit Users

Watch this three minute video to experience the value and return on investment for Ideate Explorer with Warnings Manager. Ideate Explorer supports many model exploration and auditing workflows when working on a Revit Building model. These workflows are supported in [...]

September 9, 2018 A2K News, Industry, Technology

Do you test your concrete before proceeding on your project delivery?

Whether you’re building a: bridge, commercial building or another type of construction project it’s important to make sure that the materials you use provide good structural performance- in order to have a successful project delivery. Have you had your concrete [...]

August 30, 2018 A2K News, Industry, Technology