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Getting to Know Caique Niemeyer: A Visit to Vectorworks HQ 

Posted by Lisa Lance on 2/2/18 8:12 AM
Getting to know the designers who use Vectorworks is one of the best parts of what we do. Last week, we had the privilege of hosting Caique Niemeyer of Caique Niemeyer Arquitetura & Design at our headquarters in Columbia, Maryland. Caique Niemeyer is the great-grandson of prominent architect Oscar Niemeyer, a pioneer of modernist architecture known for his designs of the buildings of Brasília, Brazil’s capital city. Read More

Topics: Vectorworks 2018, Vectorworks Training, Caique Niemeyer Arquitetura & Design, Caique Niemeyer, Juan Carlos Fabbiani

Workflow Wednesday: How to Improve Your Bottom Line with Better Resource Management

Posted by Lisa Lance on 1/3/18 8:25 AM
If you’re a BIM manager, you understand the importance of office standards and managing resources. We’d like to help make your job easier. Whether you work in a large or small firm, we have a new guide just for you. Read More

Topics: Resource Manager, BIM, Workflow Wednesday, BIM Manager

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

Vectorworks Opens New Office to Better Serve Customers in the UK and Ireland

Posted by Lisa Lance on 8/15/17 9:09 AM
Vectorworks is growing, and we are delighted to announce the formation of a new Vectorworks office in the UK. Read More

Topics: Adrian Slatter, Architecture, Dr. Biplab Sarkar, Spotlight, Tamsin Slatter, Vectorworks, Design Software Solutions, Landscape, Vectorworks UK office

Nemetschek Vectorworks Offers Academic Research Grants to Support Global Design Projects

Posted by Lisa Lance on 4/10/14 11:34 AM
Are you a talented and innovative designer? Are you developing projects that positively impact communities? Are you solving design problems that address academic, civic, or social concerns? If so, you may be eligible for a Vectorworks Academic Research Grant. Read More

Topics: Education, Planet Vectorworks, resources, Stewart Rom, Vectorworks Academic Research Grant, Community

Design Express Hosts Vectorworks User Days in the Benelux Region

Posted by Lisa Lance on 4/8/14 9:40 AM
Our distributor in the Benelux region, Design Express, held Vectorworks User Days in Antwerp, Belgium on March 18 and in Utrecht, the Netherlands on March 20. Nearly 800 people attended workshops on topics including architecture and BIM, interior design, 2D presentation techniques, intuitive sketching in 3D, landscape and garden design, and more. Read More

Topics: BUUR, Design Express, Education, KIENontwerp, Robbrecht & Daem, Satelliet, Studio Dott, TROMP Partners Architecten, 3D, 3D Modeling, BIM, Community, Vectorworks User Days

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