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Backing for VIC’s $12m advanced manufacturing jobs blueprint

By: Steven Impey. Source: http://www.manmonthly.com.au/news/backing-vics-12m-advanced-manufacturing-jobs-blueprint/ A new industry strategy aims to boost manufacturing in Victoria by creating highly skilled jobs and helping businesses grow. Minister for Industry and Employment Wade Noonan joined manufacturers in Dandenong to unveil Advancing Victorian Manufacturing – A Blueprint for the Future. The strategy, backed by $12 million [...]

September 14, 2017 A2K Technologies A2K News, Industry 0

Largest ACT solar project of its kind sold

By: Steven Impey. Source: http://www.manmonthly.com.au/news/largest-act-solar-project-kind-sold/ Renewable energy company ReNu Energy has purchased the $2.38 million Amaroo Solar project, based in the Australian capital. Operator VivoPower has agreed the sale of the 600kW project, underpinned by a 20-year ACT Government feed-in tariff scheme. Amaroo School, based in Canberra, entered the lease [...]

September 14, 2017 A2K Technologies A2K News, Industry, Technology 0

Volume Builder using BIM to improve productivity.

I recently flew up to Albury to meet with the Southern Vale Homes (SVH) Drafting Team to work their Revit documentation. I feel that there is a stigma out there that BIM is only for the medium to big players, this could be because I am from the Big Smoke [...]

August 1, 2017 Captain Bimcad Captain Bimcad, Industry 0

CAD innovation over the years

Computer Aided Design. It’s the cornerstone for how we design and build things. But how did CAD come into being? What are the historical milestones? Where is it going next? This short, animated video takes you through a brief history of CAD from blueprints to the design horizon, and unveils [...]

July 12, 2017 A2K Technologies Industry, Technology 0

What is Infrastructure doing in preparation for BIM?

9th Annual Victorian Infrastructure Conference. Last week I went along to the 9th Annual Victorian Infrastructure Conference.  There was a good range of topics, from the fundamentals of Infrastructure, upcoming construction and maintenance to ever amazing, HyperLoop1.  Needless to say, the Government is taking this seriously. The question is,  where [...]

April 3, 2017 Captain Bimcad Captain Bimcad, Industry 0

EVENT: The Future of Design and Technology

Technology is rapidly changing. The importance to be innovative and embrace new technology is significant for all industries. Join us as we bring together Autodesk and KPMG to discuss some of the amazing advancement in technology. Learn about how the Agriculture industry is leading the way by discovering new uses [...]

March 31, 2017 A2K Technologies Events, Industry, Technology 0

How Big Data is Transforming Architecture

The phenomenon presents huge opportunities for the built environment and the firms that design it. By Daniel Davis Source: http://www.architectmagazine.com/technology/how-big-data-is-transforming-architecture_o Data is one of the biggest byproducts of the 21st century. Almost everything we do produces data, from swiping credit cards to emailing, “liking” photos on Facebook, and requesting directions in [...]

March 24, 2017 A2K Technologies Industry, Technology 0

Important Announcement from Autodesk

Hello, We want to take a moment to share the direction Autodesk is heading—some upcoming changes that will affect your maintenance plan—and a special offer to move to subscription that you may want to consider. We believe that subscribing is the best way for you to get the greatest value [...]

March 15, 2017 A2K Technologies Industry 0

Bluebeam REVU 2017 has launched

readme Bluebeam Revu 2017 has arrived and it is packed with features!Watch movie online The Transporter Refueled (2015) out site Bluebeam Revu is the end-to-end digital workflow and collaboration solution trusted by over 1 million AEC professionals worldwide. Since 2002, Bluebeam has made smart and simple desktop, mobile and cloud-based [...]

March 10, 2017 A2K Technologies Industry, Technology 0

Captains Log – Hansen Yuncken-Builders are using BIM, Revit and loving the Data.

  Builders are getting trained up in BIM, delving into the Data and interrogating the Consultants models for all their worth. When the whole BIM revolution started to get momentum in the AEC industry around 2010, we thought that even though it was difficult, it was going to take off [...]

February 2, 2017 Captain Bimcad Captain Bimcad, Industry 0