BIM and Information Technology

BIM and IT are subject matter that every member of the building team should have some kind of handle on, and that everyone can derive some benefit from. Whether it’s an app to help with cost control or an optimized building design achieved through BIM, these technologies can bring your projects to the next level and beyond.
May 02, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

The transaction is expected to close in the second quarter of 2012.

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April 27, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

LEO A DALY, in collaboration with Local Design Institute WDCE, wins competition to design Phase 2...

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Jason F. McLennan
April 24, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

McLennan was recognized for his work on the Living Building Challenge.

April 05, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Check out these helpful apps for everyday design and construction tasks.

Our favorite: Mag...

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According to a Ponemon Institute study, an outage can cost an organization an av
March 21, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Technologies and best practices provide path for better preparation.

The CornellNYC Tech campus, which will house the Technion-Cornell Innovation Ins
March 07, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Each of the firms will be asked to assemble a team of consultants and prepare for an interview to...

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The Firestone BP iPad app offers building owners, facility managers, contractors
March 07, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Free app provides a preview of Firestone’s Roots to Rooftop Building Envelope Solution with an ov...

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Geo-tagged image shows the exact spot where the photo was taken (red dot) and th
March 01, 2012 | By Ryan Abbott, SUNDT Construction, Inc.

Our expert tells how to organize construction progress photos so you don’t lose track of all the...

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The use of light load-bearing glass to create transparent stairs, floors, and ot
March 01, 2012 | By C.C. Sullivan, contributing editor

Earn 1.0 AIA/CES learning units by studying this article and successfully completing the online e...

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February 22, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

The improved communication, coordination, and collaboration afforded by BIM implementation have a...

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February 16, 2012 |

White paper was written with the sole purpose of providing accurate, reliable information about c...

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February 01, 2012 | By Dace Campbell, AIA, LEED AP, BNBuilders

A new software tool derived from virtual reality is helping Building Teams use the power of BIM m...

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December 29, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

The company recently began offering companies the ability to run assessments for design credits,...

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December 27, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

Once completed, the new building addition will double the size of the data center which houses so...

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Data centers
December 27, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

Advances in technology, an increased reliance on the Internet and social media as well as an incr...

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Tishman
December 14, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

Hundreds of construction trades people celebrate reaching the top of concrete structure for facil...

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December 14, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

Nominate a colleague, peer, or even yourself. ...

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Great Solutions BD+C December 2011
December 10, 2011 | By Leslie Streicher, Associate Editor, and Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

The editors of Building Design+Construction present 10 “Great Solutions” that highlight innovativ...

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Best AEC Firms 2011
December 09, 2011 | By Robert Cassidy

Expertise-Driven Design: At EYP Architecture & Engineering, growing the business goes hand in...

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Autodesk purchases Horizontal Systems
December 07, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

Acquisition extends and accelerates cloud-based BIM solutions for collaboration, data, and lifecy...

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November 11, 2011 | By Jeff Yoders, Contributing Editor

How construction manager Barton Malow utilized BIM and design-build to deliver a quick turnaround...

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October 24, 2011 | By BD+C

Beveled Direct Set SketchUp and Revit Models available.

October 14, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

In a recent survey conducted by Building Design+Construction, more than 75% of responden...

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October 12, 2011 | By Jeff Yoders, Contributing Editor

The Louisiana State Sports Hall of Fame celebrates the sporting past, but it took innovative 3D p...

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October 06, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

Panoptix combines latest technology, new business model and industry-leading expertise to make bu...

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October 06, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

Interactive modeling software transforms the design­build process. 

September 12, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

The new branch provides the company’s international clients with additional support and services....

July 21, 2011 | Jeff Yoders, Contributing Editor

A new tablet device for construction professionals puts 3D data at the fingertips of project mana...

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May 18, 2011 | By Jeff Yoders, Contributing Editor

Our IT expert puts a new PDF creation package through its paces and sees value for AEC firms that...

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May 16, 2011 |

Dassault Systèmes and Gehry Technologies announced that Gehry Technologies’ Digital Project produ...

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