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StrucSoft Solutions

Linking StrucSoft MWF and Howick to Automate Your CFS Production – July Webinar

A2K Technologies is pleased to introduce to our customers a powerful tool that uses the technology and interoperability of BIM – for the cold formed steel construction sector. MWF (Metal Wood Framer), developed by StrucSoft Solutions, seamlessly merges Autodesk Revit’s [...]

July 3, 2015 Events
Floth BIM-MEPaus Modelling

Virtual Construction Revit Modelling with BIM-MEPaus – Floth Sustainable Building Consultants

Watch a short video to see the results of virtual construction Revit modelling. This plant room model by our customer, Floth Sustainable Building Consultants, was fully designed and modelled using the BIM-MEPaus template and content. Floth continue to stay abreast [...]

May 12, 2015 A2K News, Technology, Videos
Lady Cilento Hospital Conrad Gargett

Case Study: A Step Ahead With BIM – Conrad Gargett

The conclusion of Lady Cilento Children’s Hospital (LCCH) project represented the end of an era for long-term A2K Technologies customer, Conrad Gargett. Being seven years in the making, the project saw the heyday of 2D CAD come to an end [...]

May 6, 2015 A2K News, Technology
BIM Christchurch

BIM Acceleration Sees Christchurch Rebuilt in 3D

Some of the biggest buildings of the new-look Christchurch are being put together virtual piece by virtual piece, thanks to remarkable 3D technology. More than a decade after Building Information Modelling (BIM) made its debut in the construction industry, the [...]

April 15, 2015 Technology
Global eTraining for BIM

4 Steps to your BIM Training Success Plan

In this post, originally published on LinkedIn, Susan Brattberg, CEO and co-founder at Global eTraining explains the four levels to a successful BIM training plan. Your company is ready for change. There is excitement in the air, BIM is the [...]

March 11, 2015 Technology
What's holding you back from BIM

What’s Holding You Back from BIM?

You’ve heard about BIM…you might have missed out on some projects because you haven’t adopted BIM…and you want to be successful in the AEC space…so what is holding you back? An increasing number of projects require Building Information Modelling (BIM). [...]

March 4, 2015 Industry, Videos
Forward thinking in building design

Forward thinking: 5 trends to dominate building and design this year

Professionals in the architecture, engineering and construction markets are being asked to do more with less revenue. However, there is a batch of emerging technologies that offer benefits, like increases in cost efficiencies, the discovery of new talent and the [...]

February 23, 2015 Industry, Technology

Case Study: Time Savings with Ideate BIMLink

In this case study (PDF),  Aaron Cass, Technical Officer (Structural), SMEC – Australia & New Zealand Division, explains how using Ideate BIMLink with Autodesk Revit as a building information modelling tool has provided considerable time savings for work on the North West [...]

February 6, 2015 A2K News, Industry, Technology
Construction site

Schneider Electric and Autodesk Collaborate to Enhance Current Practices for Building Lifecycle Management

RUEIL-MALMAISON, France & SAN FRANCISCO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Schneider Electric, the global specialist in energy management and Autodesk Inc. (NASDAQ:ADSK), a world leader in 3D design, engineering and entertainment software and services, today announced the signature of a Memorandum of Understanding. According to [...]

February 4, 2015 Industry, Technology
BIM Interoperability

BIM Interoperability – Integrating Structural Design and Documentation Models

Structural engineers using BIM today have a lot of items on their wish list. High on that list for most of them – if not at the very top – is a unified model for documentation and design. That kind [...]

January 27, 2015 Industry, Technology