Image When the City of London Corporation needed sophisticated surveying performed at the Poultry Market at Smithfield, Plowman Craven had the supply to meet its demands

Image The Costain Group has used ContextCapture from Bentley Systems to document site conditions for massive renovations at London Bridge Station

Image The humble drawing finally comes of age with Bentley introducing automated drawing production in its new-generation civil design tool

Image Dr Jonathan Ingram gave a fascinating talk at D3D LIVE on his work in the development of early CAD systems which were the forerunners to the BIM systems of today

Image With growing interest in and adoption of Bentley point cloud and photogrammetry capabilities, it’s clear that new workflows and benefits are there for the taking

Image An explosion is underway in the use of visual data collected and used in near-real-time for construction

Image London event focuses on architecture, parametric and generative design, visualisation and more

Image Leica taking reservations for BLK360 - ‘world’s smallest and easiest to use reality-capture solution’

Image The convergence of architectural software, big data and virtual reality is opening the door to exciting new designs for educational establishments, writes Phil Bernstein, an architect, Autodesk Fellow and faculty member at Yale University

Image 2D renders can easily turned into rich and immersive VR experiences in just a few clicks

Image Real time rendering and VR tool now available for SketchUp and Revit

Image New tools work with the HTC Vive and Microsoft HoloLens to experience BIM objects in a virtual context

Image New Predictive Design Technology uses algorithms to validate thousands of stair design options in the background

Image Revit productivity add-ons designed for architectural, structural and MEP designers

Image Bundle of plug-ins offer ‘seamless Integration of 3D Scanner Data’ with Autodesk 2018 design tools

Image UK BIM solutions provider certified to teach ‘The COBie Academy’, founded by COBie creator Bill East

Image Sleek 25-inch (U2518D) and 27-inch (U2718Q) models feature very thin bezels around the panel

Image Agent dynamics reach ‘new levels of sophistication’ for applications way beyond evacuation planning

Image Cloud-based platform designed to aid collaboration on building project specifications

Image 24-inch 1,920 x 1,200 colour critical display pitched at architects and designers

Image London firm uses VR to extend reach of cloud-based collaboration tool to training, safety and project consultation

Image AMD’s new low profile GPU cements the role of the Small Form Factor (SFF) workstation as a workhorse 3D CAD machine

Image System-independent BIM platform now available on iPad and includes number of new features

Image What works for the Crossrail project may not work for the development of an artist’s studio in Cornwall, but small and medium-sized projects can still benefit from BIM

Image New technology will allow users anywhere in the world to collaborate on AEC projects in VR

Image New 2018 release continues evolution and development of Revit towards ‘multidiscipline connected BIM’

Image Bond Bryan Digital ‏is expanding its services to help other firms fully adapt to new BIM processes.

Image At 22 Bishopsgate in London, WSP Parsons Brinckerhoff has used an integrated modelling approach that incorporates existing elements from a previous, unfinished building

Image New Radeon Pro Duo graphics card features two Polaris GPUs to accelerate CAD / BIM / VR / rendering

Image With VR working its way into the construction industry, Tridify’s Nigel Alexander looks at some of the developments likely to be in store in the next 12 months