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Autodesk Unveils ReCap 360 PRO: All-in-One Reality Capture Software

April 12, 2016 - in Corporate, Modeling, Surveying/Mapping

Autodesk, Inc. will showcase its revamped ReCap offering at Booth #703 at the SPAR 3D Expo & Conference in The Woodlands, Texas.  ReCap 360 PRO offers new packaging, new features, and best of all – dramatically low pricing! https://youtu.be/K0hCCX5T8Fc…

NCTech Unveils New 360 Degree Imaging Developments

April 11, 2016 - in Modeling, Products, Surveying/Mapping

Edinburgh, UK and Houston, Texas, April 11, 2016—NCTech, the developer of reality imaging systems, recently announced two new developments for its industrial-grade…

New 3D Cloud Technology Changes Architecture Modelling

March 25, 2016 - in Corporate, Modeling, Planning

San Francisco, Calif., March 22, 2016—SmarterBetterCities announces support in CloudCities for SketchUp. This new capability  allows organizations…

Speeding Up Accuracy of Flood Risk Assessment

March 21, 2016 - in Corporate, Stormwater, Surveying/Mapping

Research from the University of Adelaide hopes to provide advances in the planning for flood risk, thanks to a new, faster method of assessing the highly complex factors that cause floods in a specific location. The results of the study, published in this…

Siemens Offers Expanded Planning Software to Electrical Planners

March 8, 2016 - in Buildings, Energy, Projects

Siemens is adding a number of functions and products to its software-based planning tools Simaris design, Simaris project, and Simaris curves. The Simaris tools provide electrical planners with free programs for dimensioning and planning electrical distribution…

Innovyze Further Expands RDII Analyst Functionality, Setting New Standard for Sanitary and Combined Sewer System Model Calibration

February 24, 2016 - in Analysis, Design/Engineering, Products, Water

Broomfield, Colo., Feb. 23, 2016—Innovyze, a leading global innovator of business analytics software and technologies for smart wet infrastructure, today announced the newest release of its RDII Analyst (Rainfall-Derived Inflow and Infiltration) for InfoSWMM…

Demos Planned for Twinmotion Real-time Visualization Technology

February 9, 2016 - in Modeling, Products

PARIS, Feb. 9, 2016—Abvent will host two, live Twinmotion 2016 demos on February 17.  Award-winning Twinmotion is a real-time visualization technology changing the way designers and engineers interact with their models. Developed for the Windows OS by…

Structural Solutions: Engineering without a Net

January 31, 2016 - in Column

I was flipping around the cable channels a while back and happened across a show about “The Flying Wallendas.” I had heard of the Wallendas as a kid, but I didn’t realize they had been performing since the late 1700s, a remarkable seven generations.…

Future Forward: Pulling Apart Construction Processes to Improve Practice

January 31, 2016 - in Profile

Dr. William J. O’Brien, PE, is a professor in the department of Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering in the Cockrell School of Engineering at the University of Texas at Austin. He directs the Modeling, Visualization and Evaluation Lab (MOVE)…

Future Forward Interview: Pulling Apart Construction Processes to Improve Practice

January 31, 2016 - in Interview

Informed Infrastructure met Dr. William J. O’Brien, professor in the Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering department at the University of Texas at Austin, during Bentley Systems’ Year in Infrastructure 2015 event. While O’Brien is involved…