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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, [...]

August 1, 2017 Captain Bimcad, Industry

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, [...]

March 10, 2017 Industry, Technology

Traffic Lights for Revit Graphic Options. by Shanoc Halliday

I find it interesting when people just stick to OOTB Revit for even the most simplest of things.  I have discussed Project Browsers before, which could have been a little complex, so this blog will suit all levels of users. [...]

January 13, 2017 Captain Bimcad, Tips and Tricks

Joining the Nodes in your BIM career with Dynamo. by Shanoc Halliday

Remember when Lisp Routines were the in thing? I remember whenever somebody new started at the Company, I would ask “Are you good with AutoCAD? Can you make a Lisp Routine?” Most of the time the response was a sketchy [...]

December 21, 2016 Captain Bimcad, Tips and Tricks

Captains Log – Ansvar – Drones, PointClouds, Revit & Data. by Shanoc Halliday

BIM is creatively finding its way into more areas than I would have imagined. I was involved in the training of a Company that plan to capitalise on a wide range of BIM workflows, where frankly, I don’t know if [...]

December 5, 2016 Captain Bimcad, Industry

Where can Autodesk take you?

Three and a half decades on, the world has been there to play witness to the inventions and innovations Autodesk software has delivered. From cars and motorbikes, to Lego, to surfboards and even prototype outer space parts; Autodesk has been [...]

November 15, 2016 Technology

Webinar: 3D Visualisation Techniques for Civil Drafters and Designers

We are constantly producing a plethora of drawings… namely 2d drawings. As useful as these are they fail to demonstrate the “full picture” when it comes to complex details and sections. Native 3D visualization is a standard feature in almost [...]

February 18, 2016 Tips and Tricks
Autodesk Podcast

Explore the Future of the Built Environment with Autodesk’s New Podcast Channel

Do you work in the architecture, engineering, or construction industry? Then this new iTunes podcast channel is for you. The Autodesk AEC podcast channel will capture thoughts from Autodesk executives, customers, partners, industry experts, students and even media on trends [...]

July 2, 2015 Industry
Bluebeam Revu Australia

Expedite Critical AEC Work Processes with Bluebeam Revu

A2K is pleased to announce we are now partnering with innovative software company, Bluebeam to offer our customers Revu, a solution to create, markup and edit 2D and 3D PDFs. Unlike other PDF solutions, Bluebeam Revu’s features were designed with [...]

June 10, 2015 Technology
Quadcopter

Why I Custom Designed and Built a Quadcopter

In this post (originally published on LinkedIn), Chad Smith, Consulting Technical Lead at A2K Technologies applies his knowledge of virtual design environments from the AEC industry to manufacturing design software Autodesk Inventor, as he takes his first step into the [...]

June 4, 2015 Technology