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Euro 2016 Stadiums Created with BIM Technology

Tekla Structures had a big role in creating the stadiums that will host the Euro 2016 competition in France. Building Information Modeling (BIM) was used to model the Le Parc Olympique Lyonnais in Lyon, the Stade Velodrome in Marseille and the Matmut Atlantique…

IBM Launches First Global Consortium, Consulting Practice To Modernize Venues and Sports Experience of the Future

November 23, 2015 - in Corporate, Design/Engineering

ARMONK, N.Y. - 19 Nov 2015: IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced the Sports and Entertainment Global Consortium, which was created to design, build and deliver…

Building a Basket in Brazil – The New Steel Structure Arena in Amazônia Came Together Efficiently

With clever use of Tekla’s BIM software, Martifer Construções improved productivity by 20% and efficiency by 30% while successfully meeting the tight…

A New Sensor System Would Flag Structural Weaknesses before Bridges and Stadiums Collapse

February 23, 2014 - in Bridges, Facility Management, Projects, Sensors

NJIT will be part of an international team of engineers from universities in the U.S., Canada, and Qatar developing a novel system to detect the onset of structural damage on bridges, stadiums and other large public infrastructure. With a grant of just over…

Brazil Struggles with Inadequate Infrastructure for World Cup

June 12, 2013 - in Construction

Inadequate infrastructure, particularly in air transport, threatens football-mad Brazil’s hopes of dazzling the world with the best-organised World Cup ever 12 months from now. Organisers have been struggling to complete the construction or  renovation…