Image In an exclusive interview, Martyn Day speaks to Autodesk chief software architect Jim Awe about the company’s vision of the next generation of BIM tools.

Image With the availability of affordable headsets like the Oculus Rift and HTC Vive, VR is now within reach of AEC firms of all sizes

Image Greg Corke gets hands-on with three Virtual Reality (VR) applications that work seamlessly with Autodesk Revit, weighing up their capabilities and assessing how well they combine with the HTC Vive and workstation GPUs

Image Paid for version includes ‘Issue Sorter’ to help gather and comment on issues

Image AEC Magazine speaks to Vectorworks CEO Dr. Biplab Sarkar about the company’s bold BIM strategy and its plans to support future customer needs

Image Dalux freeBIM said to be capable of displaying complex building designs in 3D

Image With its new ‘POC in a week’ offering, IMSCAD is providing firms that use CAD and BIM tools with a fast-track virtualisation trial and a chance to see which GPU technology works best for them.

Image ArchiCAD users now have access to a low cost Virtual Reality solution. Greg Corke gets hands-on with Graphisoft BIMx that works with Google Cardboard

Image David Morley Architects has partnered with KnowledgeSmart and Evolve Consultancy to identify gaps in its team’s CAD and BIM expertise and provide the targeted training needed to raise benchmarks across the firm

Image It offers incredible performance for rendering, VR and real-time viz, at a very competitive price, but the sheer size of this tower might be a turn-off for some

Image AEC Magazine highlights some of the work presented by two architectural visualisation firms at the CG2 Code for Art conference recently staged by rendering specialist, Chaos Group, the developer of V-Ray

Image Don’t be fooled by the tiny chassis. This machine packs a colossal punch, rivalling workstation towers for demanding design viz and VR applications

Image This stylish workstation has been specifically designed for VR. But despite its slimline chassis, you can still fit an incredible amount of processing power inside.

Image Nvidia is changing the landscape of professional 3D graphics with a new family of Pascal Quadro GPUs, including a single slot ‘VR Ready’ graphics card

Image Greg Corke reports on proceedings at Trimble’s ‘People Count’ event, where the emphasis was firmly on human behaviour, rather than technology

Image 3D Repo develops Virtual Reality app for Balfour Beatty, Vinci and Highways England

Image Firms to deliver planning and design solutions for utilities sector

Image Shackled by CPU frequency, AMD’s mid-range GPU is leaving CAD behind and looking for more demanding workflows on which to unleash its full power

Image UK firm Iceotope develops passively cooled workstations and servers for manufacturing and construction sectors

Cloud-based tool to offer ‘one stop solution’ for post-delivery asset management

Image Bentley will help apply Cesium technology to infrastructure projects, streaming large datasets through a browser

Image Intel Core i7 7700K CPU 0.5GHz faster than Skylake for faster CAD and BIM

Image As an intro to his presentation at BIM Show LIVE on Feb 2, Autodesk’s Lee Mullin looks to simplify an industry ridden with TLAs

Image As a prelude to his presentation at BIM SHOW LIVE on Feb 1, Mike Turpin, company BIM manager at Capita, shares his thoughts on this ever evolving position

Image Conference looks beyond BIM, exploring creative thinking and progressive technologies

Image Open Design Alliance (ODA) makes Revit file SDK available for general licensing

Image Quadro P4000 and Quadro P5000 are ‘VR Ready’ with performance close to desktop GPUs

Image Low-cost, compact mobile workstation features 7th generation Core i7 CPUs

Image Dell offers strong competition to HP and Microsoft with Precision 5720 and Canvas

Image New GPU architecture to give fast access to huge architecture and engineering datasets