Technology

Image Industry consortium New initiative aims to define common Virtual Reality APIs

Image Companies to build interactive 3D visualisation and communication platform for AEC

Image SI Kitemark for PAS 1192-2 to act as seal of approval for companies qualified to deliver projects at the design and construction phase

Image Solution will combine 3D construction modelling (spatial) with schedule (4D) and project cost-estimating information (5D)

Image Software brings together disparate technologies like CAD, Web, Mobile and IoT for planning and managing projects

Image Collaboration will result in BIM objects being made available in the Allplan file format

Image Bentley currently testing the ODA’s Teigha BIM Kernel

Image New version designed to transform ‘office-to-field’ construction management

Image Release 8.4 includes improved UI and now compatible with Indian and Canadian standardsT

Image Wide format scanner focuses on user experience with personal profiles and job tracking / costing

New solutions focus on software integration and data exchange between key applications

Image Plug-in makes professional V-Ray rendering technology available directly inside Revit

Construction document management and distribution tool now available on Windows, Android and iOS

Image 200 ready-to-render PBR materials compatible with V-Ray, Corona and Iray

Image Virtual Reality collaboration software said to operate much like a GoToMeeting for VR

Image Viewpoint For Projects Desktop streamlines access to cloud-based document control solution

Image Users of presentation and communication app can now navigate buildings in VR using Google Cardboard

Image New functionality result of collaboration with fellow Nemetschek Group company Bluebeam

Image With breakthrough pricing and a single slot form factor, AMD is helping break down the barriers to VR with its new high-end workstation GPU

Image The laser scanning market has just experienced a shock wave with Autodesk and Leica teaming up to lower the cost of entry.