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Nemetschek Vectorworks Makes The Baltimore Sun Top Workplaces List for 2014

Posted by Lindsay Sappington on 12/8/14 3:10 PM
We're pleased to announce that Nemetschek Vectorworks has been selected as one of The Baltimore Sun’s Top Workplaces for 2014! Read More

Topics: Adopt-A-Highway, American Red Cross, Community, DC General’s Homeless Children’s Playtime Project, LLP, Nemetschek Vectorworks, Planet Vectorworks, PLANET’s Renewal and Remembrance Service, Stewart Rom, Tania Salgado-Nealous, The Baltimore Sun, The Baltimore Sun’s Top Workplaces, WorkplaceDynamics

Nemetschek Vectorworks Releases Localized Versions of Vectorworks 2015 in Europe

Posted by Lindsay Sappington on 11/6/14 11:40 AM
Following the English release of Vectorworks 2015 in September, localized versions of the new software version are now available in German, French, Dutch, Italian, Portuguese, and Norwegian. Visit Vectorworks Worldwide to find a local distributor. Read More

Topics: 3D Modeling, 64-bit, Architecture, BIM, Dutch, entertainment design, French, German, Italian, Nemetschek Vectorworks, Norwegian, Planet Vectorworks, Portuguese, Stewart Rom, urban planning, vectorworks 2015, Vectorworks Graphics Module, Vectorworks Worldwide, VGM

Vectorworks Academic Research Grant Recipients Reconstruct an Ancient Egyptian Lighthouse

Posted by Lindsay Sappington on 10/31/14 10:46 AM
Students at the UCLA Experiential Technologies Center in the School of the Arts and Architecture can now explore reverse engineering and problem-solving techniques thanks to Anthony Caldwell, Diane Favro, and Ertugrul Taciroglu, who received the first Vectorworks Academic Research Grant for their work toward reconstructing the Pharos Lighthouse in Alexandria, Egypt. Read More

Topics: 3D Modeling, Alexandria, Anthony Caldwell, Architecture, BIM, Education, Egypt, Pharos Lighthouse, STEAM, UCLA, Vectorworks, Vectorworks Academic Research Grant

New Partnership with Datacubist Oy Strengthens IFC Data Quality Exchange

Posted by Lindsay Sappington on 10/30/14 11:59 AM
As part of our efforts to help designers increase productivity through Building Information Modeling (BIM) workflows, we are excited to announce a new partnership with Datacubist Oy, the creators of simplebim, Now, designers who use Vectorworks Architect can export their IFC-STP files and import them into the simplebim application to trim unnecessary data, as well as validate, edit, and add non-geometric data directly within the IFC file. Simplebim is a BIM software platform that enhances IFC data exchange between AECO professionals. Read More

Topics: 3D Modeling, AECO, BIM, Building Information Modeling, Datacubist Oy, IFC, Jeremy Powell, Jiri Hietanen, Nemetschek Vectorworks, Open BIM, simplebim, Vectorworks Architect

The Toni-Areal by EM2N Celebrates its Grand Opening

Posted by Lindsay Sappington on 10/14/14 11:49 AM
After five years of construction, the newly renovated Toni-Areal officially opened its doors last month. The site of the former milk processing facility is now home to the Zürich University of the Arts and the Zürich University of Applied Sciences. The Toni-Areal is one of the largest construction projects ever undertaken in Zürich and is considered one of the largest sites in Switzerland. Read More

Topics: 3D Modeling, Architecture, BIM, Building Information Modeling, Case Study, Daniel Niggli, EM2N, Mathias Müller, Sucess Story, Toni-Areal, Vectorworks Architect, Zürich University of Applied Sciences, Zürich University of the Arts

Join The Business of Creativity

Posted by Lindsay Sappington on 10/1/14 11:56 AM
Design is all about finding unique solutions. So, how do you stand out in a world where uniformity is rewarded? Join the online, interactive discussion that will connect the dots between vision and reality in The Business of Creativity Google+ Hangout on Air October 9, 2014 at 2:00 p.m. EDT. This hour-long discussion, led by Steve Alden, AIA, architect at Nemetschek Vectorworks, will define what it means to be visionary and how flexible workflows help designers discover new ways to imagine and construct their projects. From small firms to large, the panel of practitioners will share details about their creative workflows and perspectives on the future of technology. Read More

Topics: AIA, Architecture, Aurora Meneghello, Community, #DiscussDesign, Entertainment, Google+ Hangout on Air, Landscape, MIchael Klaers, Morris Architects, Nemetschek Vectorworks, Novedge, Office Ron Kwaske Architect, Rob Glisson, rojo Architecture, Ron Kwaske, Steve Alden, The Business of Creativity, The Small Group, Todd McCurdy, Vectorworks, vectorworks 2015

Transform the World with Vectorworks 2015 Design Software

Posted by Lindsay Sappington on 9/16/14 12:01 PM
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Topics: 3D model, 3D Modeling, BIM, Biplab Sarkar, Building Information Modeling, CINEMA 4D, Cloud, Curtain Wall, Nemetschek Vectorworks, Open GL, Planet Vectorworks, Renderworks, Sean Flaherty, Sketchup, vectorworks 2015, Vectorworks Nomad, Vectorworks Remote, Vectorworks Service Select, www.vectorworks2015.net

Tech Roundup: June 2014

Posted by Lindsay Sappington on 6/5/14 12:24 PM
In this month's tech roundup, we're featuring the final videos created in the Worksheet Basics series. Be sure to visit our YouTube channel if you have yet to see the first three videos in this series. Read More

Topics: appearance, format, Planet Vectorworks, Tech Tips, Vectorworks, Vectorworks 2014, Worksheet Basics, YouTube

Vectorworks Trainer Designs Display for Oxley’s Furniture at RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2014

Posted by Lindsay Sappington on 5/21/14 9:38 AM
If you’ve taken a Vectorworks Landmark or interior design training course at Design Software Solutions in the United Kingdom, you’ve experienced Kate Pearson’s talents as a knowledgeable Vectorworks software trainer firsthand. So when Oxley's Furniture invited her to design their exhibit for the RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2014, we were delighted and not the least bit surprised! Read More

Topics: Community, Design Software Solutions, Kate Pearson, Landmark, Landscape, Oxford College of Garden Design, Oxley's Furniture, RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2014, Tamsin Slatter, Vectorworks Landmark

Tech Roundup: May 2014

Posted by Lindsay Sappington on 5/8/14 9:19 AM
Each month, we like to provide readers with a few of our favorite tech tips to help users work more efficiently when designing in Vectorworks software. Read on to see what we’re featuring for May. Read More

Topics: Custom Libraries, Planet Vectorworks, Plant Definition, Plant Instance, Tech Roundup, Tech Tips, Vectorworks, Vectorworks 2014, YouTube

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