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A&A Launches Vectorworks 2018 in Japan with Successful Event

Posted by Lisa Lance on 12/8/17 8:49 AM
Our Japanese distributor, A&A Co. Ltd., recently hosted an event to introduce Vectorworks 2018 to designers in Japan. Vectorworks Live was held on December 1 in Tokyo. The event had 360 people in attendance, and an additional 1,500 tuned in to the live stream through Facebook Live and YouTube Live. Read More

Topics: A&A, A&A Co. Ltd., Biplab Sarkar, Robert Anderson, Steve Johnson, Takashi Yokota, Vectorworks 2018, Takeshi Nohara, Masahiro Yokoyama, Vectorworks Live

Vectorworks 2017 Now Compatible with macOS High Sierra

Posted by Lisa Lance on 12/7/17 9:30 AM
Good news! Vectorworks 2017 Service Pack 5 is available and, with this update, the software is now compatible with macOS 10.13 High Sierra. Read More

Topics: Project Sharing, Service Pack, IFC export, Vectorworks 2017, macOS High Sierra, macOS 10.13

Workflow Wednesday: How to Make the Most of Project Sharing

Posted by Lisa Lance on 12/6/17 10:11 AM
Want to foster greater collaboration and communication within your project team and, at the same time, streamline your project management?   Read More

Topics: Project Sharing, Vectorworks Architect, BIM, Workflow Wednesday

In Need of Last-Minute CE Credits? Opportunities Here

Posted by Rowena Winkler on 12/5/17 12:02 PM
Need to check a few continuing education credits off your to-do list? It’s not too late — here are some of our AIA-accredited continuing education opportunities from the past year so you can earn CE credits before the end of 2017. Click the title of each to register and earn over 5 CEUs, including 3.5 AIA LU HSW. Read More

Topics: AIA, The Design Buro, webinars, A Placemaking Approach to Design, Architect magazine, Architectural Record, BIM, continuing education, Continuing Education Credits, King + King Architects, Living Building Challenge, Passive House, Universal Design

You Need to See How These Architects Use Vectorworks for BIM

Posted by Lauren Burke Meyer on 12/4/17 11:11 AM
If you’re behind on your AEC industry reading, check out Architizer’s recently published article, “Blending New Projects Into Historic London With Vectorworks.” Read More

Topics: Camera Match, Project Sharing, Richard Garber, Vectorworks Architect, Architizer, Luc Lefebvre, London, Yurky Cross Chartered Architects, Christiaan Briggs, GRO Architects, Michael Cross

November Tech Roundup: SP2, Vision, and More

Posted by Chloe Jefferson on 11/30/17 10:13 AM
The holidays are quickly approaching, and we have some special gifts to share with you: we’ve been enhancing our software and creating videos specifically to help you refine your workflow. Read More

Construction Computing Awards: Results Are In

Posted by Lauren Burke Meyer on 11/29/17 10:23 AM
This award’s season, the honors keep rolling in for Vectorworks. This month, our Vectorworks Cloud Services was named winner of the Cloud Based Technology of the Year 2017 award for the Construction Computing Awards. Vectorworks Architect software, which helps connect the entire design process from concept to construction in one platform, was also named runner up for the Architectural Design Software of 2017 award. Read More

Topics: Cloud Services, The Hammers, Vectorworks Architect, Construction Computing Awards, Construction Computing magazine, Vectorworks 2018, Radisson Blu Edwardian, Lyuben Hadzhipopov, Cloud Based Technology of the Year 2017

OJB Landscape Architecture Wins Award of Excellence

Posted by Chloe Jefferson on 11/28/17 12:51 PM
Congratulations to OJB Landscape Architecture, which received the 2017 ASLA Professional Awards “Award of Excellence” in the general design category for the creation of the Klyde Warren Park Project. Read More

Topics: The Park at Lakeshore East, Chicago, Landscape Architecture Magazine, Vectorworks Landmark, 2017 ASLA Professional Awards, Klyde Warren Park Project, OJB Landscape Architecture, Award of Excellence, Dallas, TX

Vectorworks Celebrates Spanish Launch with November Events

Posted by Lauren Burke Meyer on 11/21/17 10:57 AM
For our Spanish speakers, the wait is over. Vectorworks 2018 is now available in Spanish, which includes Vectorworks Architect, Landmark, Spotlight, Designer, and Fundamentals. This year, we’ve added Braceworks, a structural load analysis add-on module for designers and riggers working on temporary structures. Our Spanish version follows the English version, released in September. In addition to English and Spanish, the following languages will also be offered by spring of 2018: Chinese, Dutch, French, German, Japanese, Polish, Italian, Norwegian, and Portuguese.  Read More

Topics: Biplab Sarkar, Jim Woodward, Jorge Matos, TechLimits Informática, Multiple Drawing Views, Direct Section and Elevation editing, #Vectorworks2018, Braceworks, title block customization, Carlos Torrijos, Raul Gomez

Nordic Design Day Insider Look: Exclusive, Instructive, and Exciting

Posted by Rowena Winkler on 11/20/17 10:01 AM
Nordic Design Day came to Copenhagen, Denmark on November 10 with the goal of presenting attendees from the AEC, landscape, interior, and entertainment industries with the latest in 3D design and rendering. Designers from Sweden, Norway, Finland, Estonia, and Denmark gathered at the Danish Architecture Center to learn about the powerful new features in Vectorworks 2018 from our CEO, Dr. Biplab Sarkar, and how to use Vectorworks software for maximum work efficiency. Read More

Topics: 3Dconnexion, Dr. Biplab Sarkar, Nordic Design Day, 3D design, #Vectorworks2018, Ari Ignatius, Copenhagen, Danish Architecture Center, SpaceMouse Wireless Kit, SpaceNavigator, BakAri Consulting, Goran Skoog, Arkitekt Goran Skoog Ab

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