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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