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Workflow Wednesday: The Guide You Need to Make the Move to BIM

Posted by Lisa Lance on 12/13/17 10:49 AM
Making the move to BIM? We have a new tool to help you assess your organization’s existing processes and procedures to align your BIM goals with your defined BIM uses. It’s call the Strategic Planning Guide for Adopting BIM. Read More

Topics: Vectorworks Architect, BIM, Workflow Wednesday

New Video Shows Big BIM in Practice

Posted by Lisa Lance on 12/12/17 12:16 PM
In this video, the team at Itten+Brechbühl AG discusses how successful implementation of a Big BIM process has transformed the way the firm approaches design — and solidified their name as a leading architecture firm in Switzerland. Read More

Topics: Big BIM, BIM, Case Studies, Itten+Brechbuhl AG

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

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