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Engineers getting their BIM on.

BIM challenges tend to be cultural rather than technological. I keep this on my Desktop to remind me that we, as Humans, have a tendency to not like change. This sentence immediately makes me think of the old saying, “If [...]

November 25, 2017 Captain Bimcad, Tips and Tricks

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 [...]

September 14, 2017 A2K News, Industry, Technology

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

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 [...]

February 2, 2017 Captain Bimcad, Industry

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

What do you know about Bluebeam?

Bluebeam solutions are used by the world’s most document-intensive industries to digitize workflows, save time, improve communication and reduce project costs. In short, Bluebeam makes smart, simple solutions for paperless workflows that leverage the PDF format. It all started way [...]

January 13, 2017 Technology

New BIMyear Resolutions by Shanoc Halliday

With the New Year, so too comes a whole swag of resolutions, from the life-changing, empowering to the just outright ridiculous. Resolutions enable us to clean the slate or simply improve our daily lives.  My challenge to you, my fellow [...]

January 1, 2017 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
Skypath Observation Deck

Auckland’s SkyPath Resource Consent Approved

Auckland’s Harbour Bridge cycleway and walkway from the North Shore to Westhaven has been approved by the Auckland Council on Friday 3 July. As reported by ArchitectureNow, the wheels are now set in motion for the further design and construction of the [...]

July 7, 2015 Technology
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