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GRAPHISOFT Introduces Building Energy Modeling with EcoDesigner Star

January 21, 2013 - in Facility Management

EcoDesigner Star enables architects to use ArchiCAD's building information model (BIM) directly as a building energy model (BEM). This ensures streamlined collaboration between designers and energy consultants. Furthermore, EcoDesigner Star offers standard-compliant…

The University of Manchester Selects Greenstone to Help Reduce its Environmental Impact

October 3, 2012 - in Corporate, Facility Management

The University of Manchester has selected Greenstone Carbon Management to assist in measuring, monitoring and reducing its environmental impact through…

Reinventing Our Homes Will Reinvent Our Cities

August 24, 2012 - in Smart Cities

Moving residences is an inevitable part of modern life, but one that remains mired in hopelessly outdated legacy systems. Having just survived the partial…

IBM’s Smarter Buildings Initiative Takes Aim at Retrofits

IBM's "building whisperer," Dave Bartlett, believes many of our buildings could use a diet. Bartlett, who leads IBM's smarter building initiative, is known as the "building whisperer" because he views buildings as living organisms, an approach that can help…

IBM's Smarter Buildings Initiative Takes Aim at Retrofits

IBM's "building whisperer," Dave Bartlett, believes many of our buildings could use a diet. Bartlett, who leads IBM's smarter building initiative, is known as the "building whisperer" because he views buildings as living organisms, an approach that can help…

New Software Solution for Automatic Point Cloud Generation and 3D Modelling from Aerial Images

June 25, 2012 - in Buildings, Corporate, Modeling

GTA Geoinformatik GmbH presents new 3D software solutions at COM.GEO 2012 in Washington D.C. Fully automated generation of very dense 3D point clouds and Digital Surface Models (DSM) from stereo aerial images (nadir and oblique) seems to become more and more…