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These Designs Were Made for Walking: SimTread 2.5 Software

Posted by Samantha Hyatt on 5/18/17 11:45 AM
No one likes a traffic jam. In a vehicle, they’re time consuming and frustrating, but in a pedestrian setting, they’re crowded and loud, not to mention dangerous in the event of an emergency. That’s where SimTread 2.5 pedestrian simulation software can play an instrumental role in helping you optimize plans for functionality and flow. Read More

Topics: A&A Co., Architecture, campus planning, disaster preparedness, Dr. Takeshi Kimura, Jeremy Powell, municipal planning, pedestrian flow, Planet Vectorworks, plot tracking, public safety, show/select SimTread object command, SimTread, SimTread 2.5, Takenaka Corporation, Waseda University, anti-aliasing, duplicate transfer points, evacuation safety, facilities management, H264 video codec parameters, Landscape, Pedestrian simulation software

Vectorworks 2016’s Worldwide Rollout Hits Asia

Posted by Pete Hicks on 4/8/16 10:33 AM
The Vectorworks 2016 software line, released in English back in September of 2015, has been doing some serious globetrotting over the past few months. After releasing versions in Dutch, French, German, Polish, Italian, Norwegian, Spanish, and Portuguese over the past few months, the more than 100 new features and updates made available in this release are now available in Japanese and Chinese. Read More

Topics: A&A Co., Chinese Language Version, Dr. Biplab Sarkar, Japanese Language Version, Planet Vectorworks, Sean Flaherty, Community, distributor, Mad Macs Technology Distributions Limited, Vectorworks 2016

Designing Safer Cities After the Great East Japan Earthquake

Posted by Guest Author on 2/12/15 8:45 AM
By Dr. Takeshi Kimura, Manager of Research and Development, A&A Co. Ltd. Read More

Topics: A&A Co., Great East Japan Earthquake, SimTread, Takeshi Kimura, Community, Landscape, third party partner

Designers are Enthusiastic for the Japanese Version of Vectorworks 2015

Posted by Pete Hicks on 1/16/15 12:00 PM
The worldwide rollout of Vectorworks 2015 software has hit Japan, with A&A Co., the local Vectorworks distributor, hosting launch events in six major cities across the country to introduce designers to this year’s new features. Read More

Topics: A&A Co., Japanese-Language, Jeffrey Ouellette, Localized Language, Planet Vectorworks, Sean Flaherty, Community, Japan, vectorworks 2015

HATSUNISHIKI ceremony kicks off Japanese version of Vectorworks 2013

Posted by Theresa Downs on 1/14/13 9:13 AM
It's not official until the shipping party (HATSUNISHIKI) is complete! Read More

Topics: A&A Co., HATSUNISHIKI, Planet Vectorworks, Kazuko Uchida, Vectorworks 2013

Team "KIV" wins BIM Challenge Award at Build Live Chiba 2012

Posted by Theresa Downs on 11/9/12 10:07 AM
Congratulations to team KIV (Keio University Ikeda labo with Vectorworks) who won the BIM Challenge Award at the Build Live Chiba event in Japan. Read More

Topics: A&A Co., Build Live Chiba 2012, Kazutaka Satoh, BIM, IFC

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