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Nissan Motorsports Event

Join us at Nissan Motorsports HQ in Melbourne

Update: Spaces are now full but a second event will be held in August. The date will be announced soon, but you can express your interest now. Ever wondered what goes on behind the scenes of an elite motor racing [...]

May 4, 2015 Events, Technology
Rutherford Rocket

3D Printed Rocket Engine Set to Launch New Zealand Into Space

New Zealand aerospace company, Rocket Lab, plans to regularly deploy satellites into space using a rocket made of 3D-printed parts. The rocket is set to boost the New Zealand space industry with the ability to launch small satellites cost-effectively and [...]

April 27, 2015 Technology
Google's proposed new headquarters

Plans for Google’s New Futuristic Headquarters Unveiled

Google has unveiled plans for its gargantuan new biodome-like headquarters in Mountain View, California – and it’s not just architecture, it’s a shift in engineering and society. Large translucent canopies will cover each site, controlling the climate inside yet letting [...]

March 2, 2015 Industry, Videos
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

Latest Occupation Outlook Report Shows High Demand for Engineers in New Zealand

Engineering within the construction and infrastructure and manufacturing sectors has been recognised as having some of the highest career prospects in New Zealand. The 2015 Occupation Outlook report, released this week by the Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment, brings [...]

January 22, 2015 Industry

BIM Use in Retrofits: Ask the Right Questions First

When it comes to using BIM for existing buildings, the question often is not simply “what can you model?” but “what should you model?” The answer may vary by discipline. A structural engineer’s scope in a renovation is often smaller [...]

December 18, 2014 Technology