Image technology can be trained to recognise AEC objects in video and stills

Image Graphisoft held a customer conference in Japan to launch ArchiCAD 21 and to highlight increasing BIM usage in the Pacific Rim.

Image At Goodwood Festival of Speed reality capture technology was used to produce a giant 3D model of the famous Hill Climb

Image Designers can add audio clips to aid communication or to increase feeling of immersion

Image Dell Precision 5820, 7820 and 7920 boast new chassis with front access ‘FlexBays’

Image HP Mars Home Planet explores how 1 million humans could be sustained on the red planet

Image Firm that manufactures Nvidia Quadro GPUs enters the mobile workstation market

Image Datasmith workflow toolkit provides high-fidelity translation of numerous common scene assets

Image New external Quadro GPU (eGPU) plugs in over Thunderbolt 3 to boost pro graphics power

Image Takes ‘noisy’ ray traced image and uses AI to predict what it would look like after thousands of passes

Image HP Z VR Backpack G1 runs on batteries but also doubles up a as a desktop workstation

Image New GPUs include Radeon Pro SSG with 2TB of on-board memory for giant datasets

Image New feature allows project managers to easily monitor progress during construction

Image Software pitched as virtual sales tool, but also supports collaboration and design review for distributed teams

Image SkyCiv releases new design software for AISC standards. Euro, British and other standards to follow

Image Plowman Craven Vogel R3D system offers ‘faster & more accurate’ way to capture rail data

Image Bluesky LiDAR helps Mott MacDonald Bentley create 3D maps for Yorkshire Water

Image Dalux Box combines file sharing with BIM centric features

Image 3D mobile mapping solution now allows users to ‘see’ the location of assets using cloud-based mapping platform

Image BIM Academy, Desco and NBS sign up to become sponsors of PlanBEE

Image Software allows MEP engineers to access manufacturer-specific 3D content from within Revit and AutoCAD

Image Software converts DotProduct point clouds into 3D models with accurate geometry, plus

Image Real time rendering and VR tool for Revit and SketchUp boasts more realistic lighting, trees and grass

Image Real-time viz and VR tool is powered by Unreal Engine and will be available for Windows and MacOS

Image Conference returns to Newcastle from 28 Feb to 1 March 2018, plus BIM Awards on 27 Feb 2018

Image In a single scan Matterport Pro2 3D camera can capture multiple assets for communication of real-world places

Image Firm uses network of local drone operators to capture 3D models for urban planning, inspection, or design development

Image Leading UK builder will standardise on Aconex under new enterprise agreement

Image CUDA renderer can make use of multi-core CPUs and Nvidia GPUs

Image Low profile Radeon Pro WX 2100 and WX 3100 graphics cards tuned for Revit and other 3D apps