Just a quick reminder that the final BrisBIM Gathering for the year is this Wednesday the 4th of December. While it is at QUT again, it is at a different location. Whilst still in the Science and Engineering Centre (P Block), it is on level 4 (two levels lower than usual) at The [...]
Wow, how the last couple of months has flown by! Autodesk University is now only a few days away.
Speaking at the last two AUs the trek across the Pacific Ocean has been unavoidable, in fact I’d usually be about half way there by now, but this year I decided to sit it out due to [...]
A new technology preview has been launched on the Autodesk Labs!
It uses flow analysis technology and is intended to provide hydraulic and mechanical designers with live feedback. From Scott Shepard’s blog, It’s Alive in the Lab:
Project Dalton is our newest technology preview that allows designers and [...]
For those that have been following my series of FormIt posts which started last November, this is the latest instalment. The FormIt Web Beta has finally been released. As hinted at in my last FormIt post, we knew that a web version was on the way and it quietly appeared over a week ago [...]
I’m sure you’ve all come across the McGraw-Hill’s BIM reports previously, such as the ‘The Business Value of BIM in North America‘. They are currently undertaking research for a report on BIM down under; BIM Adoption and Value Survey for Australia and New Zealand. If you are in [...]
I stumbled across Autodesk Remote on the Autodesk Exchange | Apps today. I recall reading about Project Blink back in June on Shaan’s blog, but lost interest when I found out that it was only available in the US. This interest was briefly renewed when the Project Blink Beta graduated as
I don’t know how this one managed to sneak past me but three days ago an update was released for FormIt which included a version for Android!
Some of you may not have noticed that Autodesk announced their Pay As You Go licensing last week. It is available from the 16th of September 2013 on a monthly, quarterly, or annual basis (with the option to renew). This is effectively a rental plan which is offered as a [...]
Those who currently use Family Browser will most probably be aware of the recent update released last week. The functionality doesn’t appear to have changed other than the ability for Family Browser to now be fully integrated within the Revit 2014 user interface. Don’t get me wrong, this is a massive [...]
A recent poll on the BrisBIM home page (since changed) confirmed an interesting trend in mobile devices for AEC. The rise in popularity of Android based phones and tablets is clear, now just outnumbering the once dominant Apple devices.