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The Evolution of A2K Technologies in Today’s Changing Technology Space

As A2K Technologies’ CEOs reflect on the first 12 months of their merged business, they discuss why the merger was necessary, and how the organisation is evolving in response to shifts in technology. The evolution of A2K Technologies A2K Technologies was formed in February 2013, following the merger of AEC [...]

January 23, 2014 A2K Technologies A2K News, Industry, Technology 0

Advances and Advantages as Autodesk Moves to the Cloud

Autodesk now brings its software to your web browser, and the many advantages that come with it. The engineering, entertainment and design communities have been abuzz lately, and it’s all because of one exciting development: Autodesk’s suite of 3D creation software has made the significant leap from just being a [...]

January 9, 2014 A2K Technologies Technology 0

White Paper – Photo Reality Capture for Preliminary Infrastructure Design

In this white paper, we explore the practical applications of photogrammetry and ReCap 360, with a specific example of a preliminary reconstruction design that involved placing a roundabout into an existing five-way intersection. The principles and theory of creating 3D geometry from 2D photos is well established, and modern cloud [...]

December 17, 2013 A2K Technologies A2K News, Technology, Tips and Tricks 0

Autodesk FormIt Real Time Collaboration

FormIt gets ready for real-time collaboration using the power of Autodesk 360 cloud services. [...]

December 10, 2013 A2K Technologies Technology, Videos 0

Azalient’s Commuter Software Acquired by Autodesk

We’re pleased to be among the first to share the news that Autodesk has acquired Azalient’s Commuter software. The acquisition helps support the evolution to BIM-based design workflows among traffic engineers and transportation planners working on roads, highways and railway projects. If you’d like to learn more about Azalient and their [...]

December 6, 2013 A2K Technologies Industry, Technology 0

AU2013: Video Highlights

We’ve captured some amazing new technologies and gizmos on display at Autodesk University! Here are the highlights: Autodesk ReCap Robot: Is the future of Reality Capture destined to be automated? Here is an example of Autodesk ReCap, in conjunction with a FARO laser scanner and a robot. Vicon Motion Tracking: [...]

December 6, 2013 A2K Technologies Events, Technology 0

AU2013: Exhibit highlights

Design and engineering studio Bot & Dolly’s dancing robot was a huge hit with the crowd. Their creative applications of robotics and automation in film, television, and stage use Autodesk’s 3D animation software, Maya. And we saw another robot drawing on a device! This power-generating soccer ball helps those in [...]

December 4, 2013 A2K Technologies Events, Technology 0

AU2013: CAM 360 Unveiled – Industry First Cloud-Based Computer-Aided Machining

Autodesk has unveiled CAM 360, the industry’s first cloud-based solution for computer-aided machining (CAM) software and services. Unlike standalone CAM tools, CAM 360 combines CNC programming, simulation, and design with real-time collaboration, online project and data management. According to Autodesk, “CAM 360 builds upon Autodesk’s existing suite of cloud service [...]

December 4, 2013 A2K Technologies Events, Technology 0

AU2013: Keynote Address Highlights

AU213 Keynote Address

Autodesk University 2013’s Keynote address firmly placed remote access to Autodesk tools as being the way of future. Keynote highlights included: Point clouds: site engineers were reported as finding point clouds the most trustworthy source of data. A demonstration of Fusion 360 showed how it allows better design through easier [...]

December 4, 2013 A2K Technologies Events, Technology 0

Exclusive Autodesk University 2013 Videos and Highlights

If you can’t be in Las Vegas for AU 2013 from December 2 – 4, join us as we share the conversations around manufacturing technology and design taking place in the theatres, lounges, and hallways of Autodesk University. Ready to be a part of AU2013? Access our YouTube AU2013 channel [...]

December 3, 2013 A2K Technologies A2K News, Events, Technology 0