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Making the Move to BIM with Lynn Allen at AUx

A2K is proud to sponsor Autodesk evangelist and Cadalyst columnist, Lynn Allen’s not-to-be-missed session, Making the Move to BIM, at Autodesk University Extension (AUx) on Tuesday, 11th November from 11.30am – 12.30pm. So many AEC firms are making the move to Building Information Modelling but is it the right decision for [...]

October 28, 2014 A2K Technologies A2K News, Events, Technology 0

White Paper – An Introduction to Non Linear Finite Element Analysis

As Finite Element Analysis (FEA) within CAD environments has become increasingly commonplace in today’s engineering office, there is a greater demand to understand the types of analysis that can be conducted. Having an understanding of non-linear analysis and when to use it helps designers simulate product performance and optimise designs. [...]

October 27, 2014 A2K Technologies A2K News, Technology, Tips and Tricks 0

A2K Technologies Gold Sponsor for the Inaugural BrisBIMx

It doesn’t get any better than this; great speakers, hot BIM topics, fantastic networking opportunities… A2K Technologies is proud to announce that we are the Gold sponsor for the inaugural BrisBIMx. The event is organised by the BrisBIM group and is sure to be one of the best industry events this [...]

October 16, 2014 A2K Technologies A2K News, Events, Industry 0

Case Study: Revolutionising Manufacturing Design with the Right Tools – Moreton Hire

Moreton Hire

In this case study (PDF), Michael D’Amico, National Design Manager, Moreton Hire, explains the time savings and benefits gained since they began using Showcase, one of the many tools in Autodesk Factory Design Suite. Moreton Hire had previously relied upon the 2D tools in AutoCAD and 3D Studio Max. However, [...]

October 8, 2014 A2K Technologies A2K News, Industry, Technology 0

White Paper – Structural Certification of Products with FEA

This white paper, authored by Niall Smyth, Technical Consultant, A2K Technologies, looks at how Finite Element Analysis (FEA) is used to certify structures to Australian Standards. Working to engineering standards is a crucial part of the design process, and the computation technique of FEA allows the structural integrity of components [...]

October 3, 2014 A2K Technologies A2K News, Technology, Tips and Tricks 0

A2K eNews Wire – October 2014 Issue

Welcome to the A2K eNews Wire, A2K Technologies’ monthly news round up for Australia and New Zealand. In this instalment, we are pleased to bring you the latest news on Autodesk University extension (AUx) in Australia, and a reminder that time is running out to Win the Ultimate Desk. We [...]

October 3, 2014 A2K Technologies A2K News 0

Executive Breakfast – Projects in the Vault

Join A2K Technologies for this free event, focused on working with projects in Autodesk Vault data management software. Autodesk Vault helps organise, manage, and track data creation, simulation and documentation processes for design, engineering and construction teams. We’ll look at a comprehensive overview of Vault Data standards, what these mean [...]

September 24, 2014 A2K Technologies A2K News, Events, Technology 0

Improved efficiencies from Autodesk Building Design Suite and A2K Technologies: Gandy and Roberts

Consulting engineering firm, Gandy and Roberts, explain how using Autodesk Revit within Autodesk’s Building Design Suite has improved efficiencies in their projects, and allowed greater collaboration across multiple disciplines. It has also increased their competitiveness in the marketplace, by being able to deliver better document coordination and Building Information Modelling [...]

September 23, 2014 A2K Technologies A2K News, Industry, Technology, Videos 0

Christchurch BIM and IPD Roundtable Event

A2K Technologies and MWH are hosting a timely educational event in Christchurch on 3rd October 2014, focused on Building Information Modelling (BIM) and Integrated Project Delivery (IPD). We’ll look at what BIM and IPD mean for your business, and how these methodologies and relevant technologies can be applied to your [...]

September 19, 2014 A2K Technologies A2K News, Events 0

Inaugural BIMbattle Proves Sleep is for the Weak

Glenn Sinclair, Consulting Technical Lead at A2K Technologies, reports on last weekend’s 24 hour BIMbattle at Deakin University, and shares his advice on BIM to students. After staying awake for 24 hours, most of us could be forgiven for confusing BIM with an elephant. But students participating in the inaugural [...]

September 19, 2014 A2K Technologies A2K News, Events 0