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Teaser Tuesday: Clip Cube for Viewports in Vectorworks 2019

Posted by Samantha Hyatt on 9/4/18 11:36 AM
The upcoming feature we are showcasing today is likely to be a crowd pleaser. In Vectorworks 2019, we are introducing clip cube support for viewports and Renderworks modes in design layers and sheet layers. Read More

Topics: vectorworks 2019, Vectorworks Forum, Clip Cube, Renderworks, Viewports, Hamilton + Aitken Architects, Chad Hamilton

Vectorworks User Provides a Clean Path to the Future

Posted by Chloe Jefferson on 1/25/18 1:29 PM
At Vectorworks, we value the use of sustainable design. That’s why we’re proud to share that San Francisco-based Vectorworks user Hamilton + Aitken Architects is a participant in the 7x7x7 Design Energy Water initiative. Through this program, the firm demonstrates ways existing school campuses can transition to Zero Net Energy (ZNE) — a clean path to the future. Read More

Topics: Hamilton + Aitken Architects, 7x7x7 Design Energy Water, Zero Net Energy, ZNE, Chad Hamilton, San Francisco Unified School District, James Lick Middle School

Here are a Few of Chad Hamilton’s Favorite Things, About Vectorworks

Posted by Chloe Jefferson on 10/17/17 9:56 AM
Discover the benefits of the new Vectorworks 2018 features straight from Chad Hamilton, principal at Hamilton + Aitken Architects, a dedicated Vectorworks user, and one of our valued beta testers. Read More

Topics: Chad Hamilton, Hamilton + Aitken Architects, beta tester, beta tester testimonials, Vectorworks 2018, Multiple Drawing View Support, Direct Section and Elevation editing, Upgraded Renderworks with CineRender, Renderworks, MAXON CineRender, Robust Wall Modeling options, Resource Manager Enhancements, MiniCAD, BIM

Experience Your Best Workflows with Vectorworks 2017 Software

Posted by Pete Hicks on 9/14/16 8:35 AM
You asked — we delivered. Vectorworks 2017 software includes more than 100 improvements and new features, over 70 percent of which were driven by designer feedback. From a best-in-industry Resource Manager and innovative irrigation tools to an improved Vectorworks Graphics Module and immersive virtual reality features, our new line of software empowers you to create unmatched experiences like never before. Read More

Topics: 3D label legends, Architect, Architecture, Barman+Smart Design, BIM, Building Information Modeling, cable tools, Chad Hamilton, Dr. Biplab Sarkar, Entertainment, Hamilton + Aitken Architects, Ion Webster, Irrigation Tools, Kellan Vincent, Landmark, Landscape, Neil Barman, Planet Vectorworks, Pults & Associates LLP, Resource Manager, Sholight LLC, Spotlight, Structural Member Objects, Structural Member tool, Tyler Littman, Vectorworks 2017, Vectorworks Graphics Module, #Vectorworks2017, Vincent Landscapes Inc., Virtual Reality, Vision, Web View, webinars

Get Schooled on Educational Architecture with the Business of Creativity

Posted by Pete Hicks on 11/19/15 10:56 AM
“Right now there’s a whole lot of innovation happening in the way people teach,” says Chad Hamilton, AIA, LEED AP, principal at Hamilton + Aitken Architects. “And it’s really interesting as an architect to contribute to that and to learn about it.” Watch Hamilton and Stanley Rostas, AIA, IIDA, LEED AP BD+C, founding principal at Shook Kelley, in this 30-minute discussion about the opportunities and challenges involved in designing spaces for students in the latest installment of the Business of Creativity video series, New School Architecture. Read More

Topics: Architecture, Chad Hamilton, Community, #DiscussDesign, Education, Hamilton + Aitken Architects, inspiration, New School Architecture, Shook Kelley, Stanley Rostas, The Business of Creativity, visionary

Hamilton + Aitken Architects Honored for Historic Preservation of Maritime Center

Posted by Julie McClure on 5/23/14 11:53 AM
Congratulations to Hamilton + Aitken Architects (H&A), whose Maritime Center  earned them an Honor Award for Historic Preservation at the AIA San Francisco's 2014 Design Awards. The program celebrates outstanding achievements in architecture and design by Bay Area individuals and organizations, as well as professionals from other places who contribute to the framework of the local built environment. Read More

Topics: 2014 Design Awards, 3D Modeling, AIA, AIA San Francisco, Architecture, BIM, Chad Hamilton, Hamilton + Aitken Architects, LEED, LEED Gold for Schools Certification, Maritime Center, Project Highlight, Richmond College Prep, Richmond Community Foundation, Vectorworks Architect

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