How time flies! The Revit Technology Conference is now only a few days away! This is one of my favourite conferences of the year.
As it’s almost in my backyard there’s no excuses for me not attending. And the fact that I’m speaking at two of the sessions makes it all the more certain!
I’m joining [...]
It has a longer format than usual with three 45 minute presentations from respected industry speakers starting at 1 pm. This is followed by an evening session that includes a quick fire round of 12 [...]
McGraw Hill’s Business Value of BIM for Construction in Major Global Markets SmartMarket Report 2014 was released a few days ago.
While Building Information Modeling (BIM) is rapidly [...]
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 [...]
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 [...]
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 [...]
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.
This one has been on my radar for a few weeks but I just haven’t got around to posting about it. Penn State University, well known in BIM circles for producing comprehensive documentation, have updated their BIM Planning Guide for Facility Owners. Version 2.0 was published in June and is available from the
After a hugely successful Inaugural BrisBIM Gathering back in April, the next one has rolled around already! It’s next Wednesday the 19th June:
Arrive from 5:00pm
5:30pm – Intro & Announcements
5:45pm – Introduction to the buildingSMART National BIM Initiative (NBI), Peter Scuderi(buildingSMART)
5:50pm – BIM: Why it should be [...]
I recently attended the Autodesk AEC Technology Day 2013 (for the Autodesk 2014 release) in Brisbane. The morning consisted mainly of snippets and demos of the products. If you keep up to date with the software scene there wasn’t much new. The emphasis was on the suites, cross software workflows, and a focus on the new [...]
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