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ComputerWorks Hosts the First German BIM Camp in Stuttgart

Posted by Lindsay Sappington on 8/14/13 11:22 AM
Nemetschek Vectorworks' BIM Camp events took the U.S. by storm beginning in 2012, providing attendees with the knowledge to effectively transition to a Building Information Modeling (BIM) workflow. Since then, BIM Camps have traveled to Japan, Switzerland, and the Benelux region. Read More

Topics: Andreas Thierer, Building Information Modeling, Germany, Open BIM, Vectorworks, Auer+Weber+Assoziierte GmbH, BIM, BIM Camp, Community, ComputerWorks, Tina Kierzek

Registration now open for "BIM im Klartext" seminar

Posted by Lisa Lance on 5/8/13 10:55 AM
On May 22, architects in Switzerland will have the opportunity to attend BIM im Klartext at the Architekturforum Zürich. "BIM im Klartext" simply means "BIM in plain language," and attendees of this event will learn what BIM (Building Information Modeling) is, what the benefits of BIM are, and how BIM is used in Switzerland and other European countries. Read More

Topics: Andrés G. Damjanov, Education, Solibri, swiss-architects.com, University of Applied Sciences and Arts Northweste, Andy Hängärtner, ArchiMedia, Architekturforum Zurich, Bern University of Applied Sciences, BIM, BIM im klarTEXT, Community, ComputerWorks, David Gubler, Dipl. Arch ETH, Prof. Dr.-Ing. Odilo Schoch, Prof. Fritz Häubi

Vectorworks Cloud Services expands to include Germany, Austria, Switzerland and Liechtenstein

Posted by Julie McClure on 5/29/12 10:02 AM
Creating client presentations without bogging down the desktop CPU is now possible for users of Vectorworks software in Germany, Austria, Switzerland, and Liechtenstein. With today's launch of  Vectorworks Cloud Services in these countries, users can access and share files, and make design decisions from anywhere while shifting calculations needed to generate sections, elevations, renderings, and Building Information Modeling (BIM) data from the desktop to the cloud. Read More

Topics: Planet Vectorworks, Vectorworks Service Select, Andreas Kling, BIM, Cloud, ComputerWorks, Nemetschek Vectorworks, Vectorworks Cloud Services, Vectorworks Nomad

Students use Vectorworks for 3D reconstruction of historic German church

Posted by Lisa Lance on 10/12/10 12:09 PM
Architecture students attending the 2010 summer session at Bern University of Applied Sciences were given a historic assignment: to design a 3D reconstruction of St. Catherine's Church of Nuremberg, Germany. St. Catherine's church was burned in 1945 and was never reconstructed. It is currently a popular venue for outdoor events in the summer months. Read More

Topics: Architecture, Melanie Mathys, Simon Spring, Stephan Häusler, 3D Modeling, Bern University of Applied Sciences, Christoph Maurer, Community, ComputerWorks, Jan-Carlo Rüttimann, Marc Wittwer, Project Highlight, St. Catherine's Church

Vectorworks distributors gather in Annapolis

Posted by Lisa Lance on 6/15/10 2:09 PM
NNA employees and Vectorworks distributors compete in a friendly soccer match. Read More

Topics: A&A, Historic Inns of Annapolis, Planet Vectorworks, Vectorworks, Community, Computers Unlimited, ComputerWorks

GIS white paper for Vectorworks Landmark is now available

Posted by Theresa Downs on 2/2/10 3:11 PM
For those of you new to the concept, the Geographical Information System (GIS) is what site design professionals use to take several layers of information (environment, infrastructure, and cultural aspects) to help make better decisions on land planning.  Read More

Topics: Andreas Thierer, Joost Godts, resources, white paper, ComputerWorks, Geographical Information Systems, GIS, Landmark, Landscape

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