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Trimble to Offer DPI-8 Handheld 3D Scanner for Building Construction Jobsites

HOUSTON, March 31, 2015—Trimble (NASDAQ:TRMB) announced today that it will distribute DotProduct’s DPI-8 handheld 3D scanner as part of a shared objective to make 3D scanning more accessible to the building design and construction market. The addition…

FARO Streamlines As-Built to BIM Workflows with PointSense for Revit

Lake Mary, Fla., March 31, 2015—FARO Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:FARO), the world’s most trusted source for 3D measurement, imaging, and realization…

Autodesk Previews Advance Steel 2016 at NASCC

March 26, 2015 - in Modeling, Structural components

March 25, 2015—Today at the NASCC: The Steel Conference in Nashville Autodesk previewed Autodesk Advance Steel 2016, which includes the top-most requested…

WSP Integrates Halsall’s U.S. Office Into National Buildings Practice

March 25, 2015 - in Corporate, Structural components

March 25, 2015—WSP, the international engineering and environmental consulting firm, has integrated the Washington, D.C. office of Halsall, the Toronto-based building enclosure specialist group from Parsons Brinkerhoff, into WSP’s Buildings practice in…

Independent Research Firm Designates Planview a Leader in Portfolio Management and Strategic Planning Reports

March 23, 2015 - in Corporate, Project management

READING, UK, March 23, 2015—Planview has been named a "Leader," the highest possible designation, in three new Forrester Research Wave reports that evaluated portfolio management solutions for tech management and business technology (BT) as well as strategic…

CFSEI Publishes New Technical Note on Design for Splicing of Cold-Formed Steel Wall Studs

March 18, 2015 - in Corporate, Structural components

WASHINGTON, D.C., March 12, 2015 — The Cold-Formed Steel Engineers Institute (CFSEI) has published a new Technical Note titled “Design for Splicing of Cold-Formed Steel Wall Studs” (Tech Note W106-15), the latest in its continuing series of instructional…

Australia’s Authority on Sustainable Buildings and Communities Partners with GRESB to Ensure World-class Benchmarking

March 18, 2015 - in Buildings, Design/Engineering

Amsterdam and Sydney, March 18, 2015—The Green Building Council of Australia (GBCA) has formed a new partnership with GRESB, the leading global sustainability benchmark for real estate portfolios, to advance reporting on environmental, social and economic…

Pan Pacific Mechanical Keeps an Epic Project on Schedule Using Bluebeam Revu

March 13, 2015 - in Corporate, Project management

How do you coordinate construction of the tallest skyscraper west of the Mississippi River? You start by getting everyone on the same page. Not an easy task if you’re working with what could be described as a small army of subcontractors, along with an extremely…

Trimble Improves Construction Project Workflow with Tekla Structures 21 BIM Software

March 12, 2015 - in Products, Structural components

SUNNYVALE, Calif., March 12, 2015—Trimble (NASDAQ: TRMB) today introduced Tekla Structures 21, the latest version of its Building Information Modeling (BIM) software for the engineering and construction markets. With advancements in interoperability, drawing…

E-on Software Extends LumenRT Product Family with LumenRT Architect and LumenRT VIZ

March 11, 2015 - in Buildings, Modeling, Products

Beaverton, Ore., March 10, 2015—E-on software is pleased to announce the addition of two new products to the LumenRT Product Family - LumenRT Architect and LumenRT VIZ. Aimed at Architectural Professionals, LumenRT Architect allows users to quickly transform…