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John McAslan + Partners Uses 3D Modeling to Facilitate Design of King’s Cross Station

April 1, 2015 - in Buildings, Feature, Featured

Built in 1852, King’s Cross railway station is one of the  main transportation hubs in London. As with the rest of the United Kingdom’s rail network infrastructure, the station has struggled in recent years to manage not only increasing ridership but…

Official Opening of New City Hall in Buenos Aires

April 1, 2015 - in Buildings, Corporate

BUENOS AIRES, April 1, 2015—Lord Foster has attended opening celebrations in Buenos Aires today for the new Buenos Aires Ciudad Casa de Gobierno, a…

ClearEdge3D Announces EdgeWise 5.0

Houston, Texas, April 1, 2015 — ClearEdge3D today announced the release of EdgeWise 5.0, with numerous new features and enhancements that create the…

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 technology, announces the release of the newly designed PointSense for Autodesk’s Revit® building  design…

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 enhancements from Advance Steel users worldwide. Advance Steel 2016 preview activities at the Conference…

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…