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Got Ideas? Our Engineers Will Be Waiting

Posted by Chloe Jefferson on 7/18/18 1:33 PM
While the 2018 Vectorworks Design Summit is the ultimate training experience for you, we also want to give you the chance to train us! Your feedback is important to us, so stop by one of our many Ask the Engineers stations to pitch your ideas. We will listen. Read More

Topics: 2018 Vectorworks Design Summit, Mobile, Cloud, User Interface, Tools & Release, User Interaction, Research, Darick DeHart

TECH ROUNDUP: SEPTEMBER 2017, CLOUD SERVICES UPDATE

Posted by Chloe Jefferson on 9/21/17 11:20 AM
The Vectorworks Cloud Services web portal was created in 2011, and its user interface and functions have never been significantly updated, until now. You asked, we listened, and now the Cloud Services web portal is better than ever. These upgrades can be enjoyed through the use of Vectorworks 2018, which launched last week. The main webpage and all its dialog boxes are re-implemented to address functional deficits, improve user experience, and add new features.  Read More

Topics: September Tech Roundup, Vectorworks Cloud Services, Cloud Services web portal, Dropbox, Google Drive, Vectorworks Service Select, 3D web view, Vectorworks 2018, Rendered panoramas, Cloud

Team BIM Unlimited Takes Home Award in Build Earth Live Hyperloop Competition

Posted by Guest Author on 12/12/16 11:42 AM
By Martyn Horne, Group Product Development, Exertis Unlimited Read More

Topics: Adoddle, Al Maktoum, Architecture, Asite, BEL, #BELHyperloop, BIM, BIM Unlimited, Build Earth Live, Cloud, Dubai, Exertis Unlimited, FlowDesigner, Fujairah, GIS, Gregory Fortune, Hyperloop, IFC, Irina Angelo, Jonathan Reeves, Landmark, Martyn Horne, Renderworks, Rodrigo Couto, Rubén Hernández Fontana, Scia Engineer, SimTread, Solibri Model Checker, Synchro 4D, Takeshi Kimura, Tokyo University of Science, United Arab Emirates, University of Tokyo, Vectorworks Architect, Vectorworks Landmark, Yasin Idris

Get a Sneak Peek at Vectorworks 2017

Posted by Joanna Weedlun on 9/6/16 11:12 AM
While you patiently await the upcoming release of #Vectorworks2017, let’s satisfy your curiosity about the exciting new developments coming in our software with this series of videos exploring some of our biggest advancements. Read More

Topics: BIM, Cloud, Irrigation Tools, Planet Vectorworks, Resource Manager, structural members, Vectorworks Cloud Services, Vectorworks Graphics Module, Vectorworks Service Select, #Vectorworks2017, VGM, Virtual Reality, Web View

Build Earth Live’s Hyperloop BIM Competition is Racing into Reality

Posted by Pete Hicks on 5/17/16 11:37 AM
Since announcing that this year’s annual Build Earth Live competition would focus on designing a high-speed Hyperloop station connecting Dubai and Fujairah, the concept has gone from experimental to tangible. In the past, this 48-hour competition called for designers around the world to come together as teams and create innovative structures using BIM workflows and cloud technology, but these designs were never more than models. This year, Build Earth Live organizers Asite, supported by headline sponsor Vectorworks, have partnered with Dubai Future Foundation, Dubai's Road and Transport Authority, and Hyperloop One, a company developing the world's first Hyperloop, to potentially bring the winning design to life. Read More

Topics: Asite, BIM, Build Earth Live, Cloud, Community, competition, Dubai Future Foundation, Dubai Road and Transport Authority, Hyperloop One, sponsorship, United Arab Emirates

Your Sneak Peek into the Future of Vectorworks Software from the Design Summit

Posted by Pete Hicks on 4/26/16 11:56 AM
Our newly minted CEO, Dr. Biplab Sarkar, is less than a month into his tenure, and he’s already showing the design community some love by teasing exciting developments planned for Vectorworks software. Sarkar showcased upcoming advancements during his keynote speech at this year’s Vectorworks Design Summit in Chicago. The reveal was met by thunderous applause from 600-plus attendees from around the world, confirming that our future releases will make a resounding impact. Read More

Topics: Cloud, Cloud Services, Dr. Biplab Sarkar, Eva Franch i Gilabert, Irrigation Tools, Planet Vectorworks, Resource Manager, Structural Member Objects, Vectorworks Analytics, Vectorworks Design Summit, Vectorworks Graphics Module, VGM, Virtual Reality, Web View

Get Your BIM On: BIMobject Now Hosts Vectorworks Content

Posted by Pete Hicks on 4/21/16 9:11 AM
BIMobject, the free repository of manufacturer-specific BIM objects, is now home to Vectorworks symbols, allowing you to develop, communicate, analyze, and add value to your design process. This development arose out of a partnership between Vectorworks and BIMobject, one of Europe’s largest and fastest-growing digital content management systems, after the two companies joined forces in an effort to better meet the needs of the AEC industry. Read More

Topics: 3D Modeling, BIM, BIMobject, BIMobject Cloud Portfolio, Cloud, COBie, Community, company news, IFC, partnership, resources, Robert Anderson, Vectorworks symbols

Tech Roundup: March 2016

Posted by Pete Hicks on 3/15/16 10:10 AM
We’re talking about tools for the designer on the move in this month’s Tech Roundup. Check out the following videos to explore how you can make the most of your software even when you’re not at your desk. Read More

Topics: Cloud, Cloud Services, Education, Planet Vectorworks, resources, Tech Roundup, Vectorworks Nomad, Vectorworks Nomad App, Vectorworks Remote App, Vectorworks Service Select

Extra! Extra! Read all about Vectorworks in the Media

Posted by Lauren Burke Meyer on 3/1/16 12:56 PM
We may be just two months into the year, but Vectorworks has been no stranger to the media as a company, brand, or software. We started 2016 off on a high note in January with some terrific hits: Read More

Topics: AECCafe, Behind the Scenes Happy Hour, BIM, Cloud, Construction Computing magazine, Entertainment, Eric Gilbey, Gmail, Landmark, Landscape Architecture Magazine, LDI, Lighting & Sound America magazine, Nemetschek Group, Steve Johnson, Topos, vectorworks 2015

BIM Unlimited Receives Recognition with Build New York Live Award

Posted by Guest Author on 10/9/15 11:39 AM
By Martyn Horne, Group Product Development, Computers Unlimited BIM Unlimited won the BEST USE OF BIM FOR SUSTAINABILITY OR CONSTRUCTABILITY award at the Build Earth Live event last week. This virtual, global design competition revolved around a site location in New York City. Like previous competitions such as Build London, Sydney, and Qatar, teams had just 48 hours to publish their proposals to Asite's Adoddle cloud-based collaboration platform. Read More

Topics: 3D Modeling, Adoddle, Asite, awards, BIM, BIM Unlimited, Build Earth Live, Build Live, Build New York Live, Cloud, Community, competition, Computers Unlimited, Martyn Horne, partnership, Vectorworks Architect

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