Alex Altieri

Alex Altieri
A content writer with Vectorworks since early 2019, Alex comes from a background of journalism and philosophy. He believes that the AEC, landscape, and entertainment industries are filled with untold stories — stories about the most creative people in the world.
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User Experience Updates in Vectorworks 2023

Posted by Alex Altieri on 8/17/22 5:17 PM   |  4 min read time

It’s time to start looking ahead to Vectorworks 2023!

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Topics: Product Launch, News

Underrated Vectorworks Features | Clip Cube

Posted by Alex Altieri on 8/10/22 5:06 PM   |  4 min read time

Looking for some simple ways to be more efficient with Vectorworks? Then you’ll love the Clip Cube tool!

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Topics: Tech Tips and Workflows

Insight: BIM Collaboration & Model Validation

Posted by Alex Altieri on 8/2/22 12:13 PM   |  9 min read time

On a bright summer day, you’re working on a public project that’s required to be delivered with a building information modeling (BIM) framework. You’re not surprised; you know that BIM is full of advantages in a multifaceted design process, and you’ve done the work to optimize your own BIM process to confirm this fact.

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Topics: BIM (Architecture), Tech Tips and Workflows

Achieve Precision with SmartCursor Snapping

Posted by Alex Altieri on 7/22/22 3:41 PM   |  7 min read time

Precision is key, whether it be for building, landscape, or entertainment projects.

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Topics: Tech Tips and Workflows

7 Questions to Answer When Exchanging DWG Files with Consultants

Posted by Alex Altieri on 7/19/22 3:58 PM   |  5 min read time

DWG files are necessary to be able to work with whether you work in architecture, landscape architecture/design, or entertainment design. This file format is an industry standard that most AEC software supports, and Vectorworks is no exception. 

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Topics: Tech Tips and Workflows

VIDEO | Revolutionizing Landscape Architecture with BIM

Posted by Alex Altieri on 7/19/22 3:13 PM   |  4 min read time

As our landscape architects note, there are six big reasons why the industry is evolving towards incorporating building information modeling (BIM) into their project workflows:

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Topics: BIM (Landscape)

Takeaways from the 2022 AIA Conference

Posted by Alex Altieri on 6/29/22 9:31 AM   |  4 min read time

There’s no opportunity quite like the yearly AIA conference for the US architecture community to come together and celebrate their profession.

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Topics: Events, News

Water Conservation Strategies for Sustainable Site Design

Posted by Alex Altieri on 6/27/22 11:45 AM   |  7 min read time

This blog will give you a rundown of various strategies and design considerations for water conservation, a critical aspect of designing sustainable sites.

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Topics: Tech Tips and Workflows, BIM (Landscape)

Meet the Top Performers of the NCLC Competition

Posted by Alex Altieri on 6/23/22 4:20 PM   |  3 min read time

NCLC, the National Collegiate Landscape Competition, occurred in March of 2022. After two years of virtual competition due to COVID-19, this year marked a return to the in-person event.

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Topics: BIM (Landscape), News

Celebrating Vectorworks Customers Who Won 2022 RIBA Regional Awards

Posted by Alex Altieri on 6/14/22 3:39 PM   |  2 min read time

The Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA), a global professional membership body, has announced the 2022 Regional Awards winning projects, and many of them were designed using Vectorworks!

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Topics: News

PODCAST | Environmental Sustainability

Posted by Alex Altieri on 6/1/22 9:54 AM   |  2 min read time

The new People Place and Nature podcast series by ND Landscape Architects seeks to raise awareness for environmental sustainability through conversations with industry leaders including designers, scientists, and researchers. It’s an effort to highlight the incredible innovations happening in this field that aren’t heard about often.

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Topics: News

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