Software

Image 2021 release also includes support for slanted walls, higher quality real time visualisation and the ability to create custom workspaces

Image With this long-awaited feature objects can now be selected in the viz tool and their associated BIM information displayed

Image Matterlab’s Unitize designed to accelerate the assessment and reassessment of the architect’s masses

Image ArchiCAD users working from home can use the cloud service to effectively work together as integrated teams

Image The cloud-based simulation platform is designed to accelerate pedestrian wind comfort studies

Image The high cost of laser scanning has kept it in the realms of the specialists, but a UK start-up combines the power of the cloud with new algorithms to break the hegemony

For the launch of Twinmotion 2020, Greg Corke explores what Epic Games has in store for the easy-to-use arch viz tool

Image DokaCAD for Revit can help optimise safety, time and costs, as well as assembly and deployment plans for formwork elements

Image BricsCAD BIM now connects to the BIMcollab platform to streamline issue resolution

Image New software library represents space rather than just building fabric to aid analysis

Image In 2015, Autodesk released Project Fractal to investigate generative design in AEC. It has now evolved into Project Refinery

Image Momentum might be with cloud, but there’s a lot to be said for an internal management system completely under your control

Image Peregrine software designed to find optimal designs in seconds, particularly during the conceptual phase

Image Software now allows users to load Arkio creations directly into Revit and Enscape

Image Unity also reveals big plans for the software with current roadmap and potential future developments

Image New integration allows AEC teams to collaborate on BIM content in VR/AR from anywhere

Image Microdesk ARID uses ML and AI to analyse assets names and values, identify inconsistencies and make recommendations

Image Greg Corke reports on an easy to use rendering add-on for V-Ray that uses lightfields to bring new levels of interactivity and dynamism to 360 VR renders

Image Project Information management tool said to offer ‘smarter way’ to manage project deliverables and communication

Image New features include support for McNeel Grasshopper through a dedicated connection