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BIM Trends Push Collaboration-Based Workflows

Posted by Guest Author on 4/10/15 11:16 AM
By Dan Monaghan, Managing Director at Nemetschek Scia Read More

Topics: 3D Modeling, Adaptive Mesh Refinement, BIM, civil engineering, Cyril Heck, Dan Monaghan, engineering.com, Finite Element Analysis, Nemetschek Scia, resources, Scia, structural engineering

Collaborative Design With Open BIM

Posted by Guest Author on 8/25/14 11:59 AM
Mark Flamer, P.E., Registered Civil Engineer and General Building Contractor, Structural Engineering Consultant for Nemetschek Scia, and Software Engineer for Nemetschek Vectorworks, Inc. Read More

Topics: 3D Modeling, Arboleda Project, Big BIM, BIM, Case Study, DDS-CAD, GIS, IESVE for Engineers, IFC, Industry Foundation Classes, Jeff Server, Journal for the National Institute of Building Sci, Little BIM, Mark Flamer, Nemetschek Scia, Nemetschek Vectorworks, Open BIM, Scia Engineer, Solibri Model Checker, Synchro Professional, Vectorworks Architect, Vectorworks software

Discover Vectorworks at Ecobuild 2014 in London

Posted by Lisa Lance on 3/3/14 9:48 AM
Ecobuild 2014, the world's leading event for sustainable design, construction, energy and the built environment, will take place March 4-6 at the ExCeL London Exhibition and Convention Centre. Read More

Topics: BIM, Computers Unlimited, Ecobuild 2014, ExceL London, Kerio, MakerBot, Nemetschek Scia, trade shows, Wacom

BIM Camp makes its next stop in Chicago

Posted by Julie McClure on 3/5/13 10:13 AM
Nemetschek Vectorworks’ successful BIM Camp continues to travel the country and will arrive in Chicago for a one-day seminar on Thursday, April 18. The event takes place from 12:00 to 4:30 p.m. CDT in the Wabash Conference Room at Thirty Five East Wacker Drive. Read More

Topics: BIM, BIM Camp, Dan Monaghan, Education, François Lévy, IFC, Nemetschek Scia, Open BIM, Vectorworks Young Architects Student Scholarship P

New BIM Camps announced for Boston and Dallas

Posted by Lisa Lance on 2/8/13 10:28 AM
Are you in the Boston or Dallas area in the U.S.? Have you been thinking about transitioning to a Building Information Modeling (BIM) workflow? If so, you're in luck because BIM Camps are coming to these cities in March! BIM Camp will give you the skills you need to thrive in the world of BIM, better understand how IFC-based standards benefit design teams, create sustainable and high-performing designs, and collaborate through Open BIM. Attendees can earn four AIA/CES/HSW or LA CES PDH for continuing education and will also receive a BIM Survival Kit to take home, loaded with presentation materials and other resources. Read More

Topics: Bennet Heart, BIM, BIM Camp, Dan Monaghan, Education, François Lévy, IFC, Jay Wickersham, Milby PLLC, Mitchell S. Milby, Nemetschek Scia, Noble & Wickersham LLP, Open BIM, Vectorworks Young Architects Student Scholarship P

Nemetschek Vectorworks to host BIM Camps in New York and San Francisco this November

Posted by Julie McClure on 10/3/12 10:22 AM
At the onset, adopting a BIM workflow may seem daunting, but if you attend a Nemetschek Vectorworks BIM Camp, you'll learn how easy it can be! Read More

Topics: A Professional Corporation, AIA/CES, BIM, BIM Camp, Building Seismic Safety Council, buildingSMART alliance, buildingSMART Alliance Interest Group NYC, Deke Smith, Education, François Lévy Architect, IFC, Industry Foundation Class, Nemetschek Scia, Novedge, Open BIM, Severson & Werson, Vectorworks Young Architects Student Scholarship P, Zetlin & De Chiara LLP

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

Open BIM Program for improved AEC collaboration

Posted by Lisa Lance on 3/13/12 10:22 AM
buildingSMART International, members of the Nemetschek Group, Tekla, and other leading software vendors joined forces to launch a global program to help promote Open BIM collaboration workflows throughout the AEC industry. Read More

Topics: BIM, buildingSMART Data Model, buildingSMART International, Data Design System, DDS-CAD, Graphisoft, Nemetschek AG, Nemetschek Allplan, Nemetschek Scia, Open BIM, Tekla, Trimble

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

Nemetschek Vectorworks, StructureWorks, Tekla & Nemetschek Scia team up to demonstrate interoperability at the PCI Annual Convention

Posted by Lisa Lance on 10/26/11 11:20 AM
The Precast Concrete Institute’s BIM Committee, along with software developers Nemetschek Vectorworks, Nemetschek Scia, StructureWorks, and Tekla, presented a new integrated model based workflow for the precast industry this week that promises to streamline the design and production of precast structures. The effort was coordinated by Chuck Eastman, Professor and Director of the Georgia Tech Digital Building Laboratory, and Rafael Sacks at the Technion, and their teams. Read More

Topics: BIM, Chuck Eastman, Georgia Tech Digital Building Lab, IFC, Nemetschek Scia, Nemetschek Vectorworks, openBIM, PCI, PCI Annual Convention and National Bridge Conferen, Precast Concrete Institute BIM Committee, Rafael Sacks, Structureworks, Technion, Tekla, Vectorworks Architect

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