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The Dynamic Software Duo Behind Flying Theaters

Posted by Lauren Burke Meyer on 6/1/18 9:47 AM
connectCAD sat down for an interview with Hannes Reisinger, AV systems engineer for Kraftwerk Living Technologies. Headquartered in Wels, Austria, Kraftwerk Living Technologies is one of the leading companies in the field of professional audio-visual system integration. The company uses Vectorworks with connectCAD to design its audiovisual projects, and Hannes shared why he has chosen this combination of software. Here are his remarks. Read More

Topics: connectCAD, Kraftwerk Living Technologies, Voletarium Flying Theater, InfoComm 2018, Hannes Reisinger

Vectorworks Stands Out from the G2 Crowd

Posted by Lauren Burke Meyer on 4/26/18 1:05 PM
The reviews are in, and G2 Crowd users have spoken. The world’s leading business solutions review website, featured us in its Spring 2018 Grid and Index reports. Read More

Topics: Vectorworks Architect, Dan Monaghan, G2 Crowd, Spring 2018 Grid and Index Reports

Meet the Open Data Format that will Change the Entertainment Industry

Posted by Lauren Burke Meyer on 3/27/18 9:45 AM
Along with fellow leaders in the entertainment industry, MA Lighting for its lighting control solutions and Robe lighting for its high-quality moving lights, we are deIighted to announce a new development that will change the way lighting designers, fixture manufacturers, console manufacturers, and visualizers will work together. Our companies have joined forces to develop a new data format, named the General Device Type Format (GDTF), which creates a unified definition for the exchange of device data between consoles, CAD, and previsualization software. Read More

Topics: Biplab Sarkar, Vectorworks Spotlight, MA Lighting, GDTF, Josef Valchar, Gerhard Krude, General Device Type Format, Robe lighting, Prolight + Sound 2018

Vectorworks Users Have Strong Showing at Swiss Awards

Posted by Lauren Burke Meyer on 12/20/17 9:58 AM
While 2017 is winding down, awards season hasn’t quite wrapped up yet. We’d like to congratulate Lindauer Schreinerei & Küchen AG, Adrian Streich Architekten AG, Fontana Landschaftsarchitektur, and Maurus Schifferli for winning several accolades in two major Swiss award competitions. Read More

Topics: Biplab Sarkar, ComputerWorks AG, Andreas Kling, Interiorcad, Adrian Streich Architekten AG, Fontana Landschaftsarchitektur, Maurus Schifferli, Swiss Kitchen Award, Schüssinsel, Lindauer Schreinerei & Küchen AG, Museum for Design – Schaudepot

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

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

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

Vectorworks Continues to BUILD Up Visionary Recognition

Posted by Lauren Burke Meyer on 10/30/17 12:21 PM
This month, the “V” in Vectorworks stands for visionary. Why? We’ve been named a winner of BUILD magazine’s Visionaries in Technology award. This inaugural award program was launched with a focus on companies that are shaping the future of technology for construction and architecture sectors and continue to innovate and develop new techniques to keep both sectors moving forward. Read More

Topics: Vectorworks Architect, BIM, BUILD magazine, Visionaries in Technology Award

Tech Roundup: May 2017, Marionette Edition

Posted by Lauren Burke Meyer on 5/30/17 9:40 AM
This May, “M” is for Marionette, our integrated graphical scripting tool, as we’ve just launched the Marionette Resources section on our Community Board, where you can easily upload, describe, reuse, and share inspiring algorithmic designs with the world. Read More

Topics: Andreas Thierer, Architecture, Vectorworks Community Board, Alan Woodwell, ComputerWorks, Marionette, Marionette Resources section

Parnelli Award-Winner Michael Keller Talks “The End” Tour with Black Sabbath

Posted by Lauren Burke Meyer on 4/18/17 8:56 AM
We recently caught up with Michael Keller, designer at AMO Lighting LLC, about winning a 2016 Parnelli Award in the Lighting Director of the Year category for his work with Black Sabbath, as well as why Vectorworks Spotlight is the software of choice for those with a passion for lighting and a love of music. Read More

Topics: Aerosmith, AMO Lighting LLC, Bill Graham, Black Sabbath, Entertainment, Eric Marchwinski, grandMA2, John Mayer, Michael Keller, Patrick Woodroffe, San Joaquin Delta College, Santana, Terry Cook, The End Tour, Tina Turner, Vectorworks Spotlight, Billy Idol, Grateful Dead, Jefferson Starship, Lightwright, Parnelli Award, The J. Geils Band, Woodroofe-Bassett Design

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