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Coming Together with BIM

Posted by Samantha Hyatt on 6/9/17 9:12 AM
As a shared knowledge resource, Building Information Modeling (BIM) is meant to cross physical and industry boundaries in order to bring professionals the information they need to work together. However, in an industry constantly growing in best practices and technology, and as competitive as it is creative, creating standardizations to make these resources work isn’t always simple. Read More

Topics: Architecture, Barcelona, BIM, BIM Freelance, BIM World Implementation Strategies Global Online, BIMCommunity, Building Information Modeling, BuildingSMART, Jeffrey Ouellette, National BIM Standard - United States, Uncategorized, Vectorworks, Zigurat

Protect Your Data and Earn 1 AIA LU

Posted by Samantha Hyatt on 2/10/17 11:09 AM
What happens to your project files and data after you complete a project? Are they copied to durable media? Sent to the cloud? And how do you confirm long-term access to your firm’s project and client history? Read More

Topics: AIA, AIA LU, Architecture, Archiving, Archiving data, cloud storage, data, Data security, Digital Archiving, durable media, Jeffrey Ouellette, webinar

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., Community, Japan, Japanese-Language, Jeffrey Ouellette, Localized Language, Planet Vectorworks, Sean Flaherty, vectorworks 2015

Nemetschek Vectorworks' Jeffrey Ouellette Speaks at Second China BIM Forum

Posted by Lisa Lance on 10/4/13 9:54 AM
Last month, one of our architect product specialists, Jeffrey Ouellette, was invited by the China Institute of Building Standard Design & Research to speak at the Second China BIM Forum and the Foundation Ceremony of buildingSMART China in Beijing. Ouellette serves as deputy chair of the buildingSMART International Implementation Support Group, and at this event he gave a presentation on the content and development of the National BIM Standard – U.S.™. Read More

Topics: Beijing Jianyi Investment Development (Group) Co., BIM, buildingSMART China, buildingSMART International, China Energy Conservation Association, China Institute of Building Standard Design &, China Real Estate Research Residential Facilities, China Survey and Design Association, Education, Huasiwei Technology Co., Jeffrey Ouellette, Second China BIM Forum

Bringing Open BIM to Shanghai

Posted by Lisa Lance on 1/29/13 10:06 AM
Last week, one of our architect product specialists and BIM experts, Jeff Ouellette, gave a presentation to ShanghaiBIM, a buildingSMART Interest Group in China. Read More

Topics: BIM, BuildingSMART, IFC, Jeffrey Ouellette, Moses Scott, Open BIM, ShanghaiBIM

Nemetschek Vectorworks BIM experts to present at USC School of Architecture events in July

Posted by Julie McClure on 7/10/12 11:12 AM
Sunny Los Angeles will host two events this month at which Building Information Modeling (BIM) experts from Nemetschek Vectorworks, Inc. will be speaking. Read More

Topics: BIM, BIM and Process Change: Tested Techniques and New, BuildingSMART, Education, Jeff Server, Jeffrey Ouellette, Open BIM, Practical BIM: The Sixth Annual USC BIM Symposium, University of Southern California School of Archit, USC School of Architecture Executive Education Sum

Vectorworks at the 2012 AIA National Convention

Posted by Lisa Lance on 5/25/12 8:39 AM
Last week, members of the Vectorworks team traveled to Washington, D.C., for the AIA 2012 National Convention and Design Expo. We gave demonstrations at our booth of Vectorworks Architect, as well as some great new offerings: CadFaster, SimTread, Vectorworks Cloud Services, and AR-works. Read More

Topics: AIA 2012 National Convention and Design Expo, Ali Reza Honarkar, AR-works, Architecture, BIM, buildingSMART alliance, CadFaster, Cloud, Dan Monaghan, Deke Smith, Division1 Architects, François Lévy, Jeff Roberson, Jeffrey Ouellette, Michael Timcheck, Nemetschek Scia, Open BIM, SimTread, The M Group, third party partner, Tuomas Holma, Vectorworks Architect, Vectorworks Cloud Services

Nemetschek Vectorworks hosts biannual buildingSMART International ISG meeting

Posted by Lisa Lance on 3/5/12 11:44 AM
The buildingSMART International Implementation Support Group (ISG) meeting will be held this week in Washington, D.C. ISG meetings are held twice a year to discuss the use of Industry Foundation Classes (IFC) for the exchange and sharing of Building Information Models (BIM) among different software products. Read More

Topics: BIM, buildingSMART International, Community, Deke Smith, IFC, Implementation Support Group, Industry Foundation Classes, ISG, Jeffrey Ouellette, National Institute of Building Sciences, openBIM

Nemetschek Vectorworks to participate in BIM educational sessions at Ecobuild America

Posted by Lisa Lance on 12/5/11 11:52 AM
Robert Anderson, Vice President of Integrated Practice Read More

Topics: BIM, EcoBuild America, Education, Jeffrey Ouellette, Nemetschek Scia, Robert Anderson, Rubina Siddiqui, Scia Engineer, Specifiers' Properties information exchange, SPie, Vectorworks Architect, William East

buildingSMART International launches new database for IFC-compliant software

Posted by Lisa Lance on 10/5/11 3:53 PM
Today, buildingSMART International announced the availability of a new database of software applications that are compatible with the Industry Foundation Classes (IFC) standard. Read More

Topics: BIM, BuildingSMART, IFC, Implementation Support Group, Industry Foundation Classes, Jeffrey Ouellette, Nemetschek Vectorworks, Rasso Steinmann, resources, Thomas Liebich

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