Get More Control with New Quality Settings in Revit Live Get More Control with New Quality Settings in Revit Live…

Autodesk has announced version 1.8 of its architectural visualization service Revit Live. See what's new here or get a demo…
Wohlers 3D Printing Report Shows Softened Growth Worldwide Wohlers 3D Printing Report Shows Softened Growth Worldwide…

According to Wohlers Report 2017, 97 manufacturers sold additive manufacturing (AM) systems in 2016, but overall growth was lower than…
Lenovo Makes Pro Virtual Reality More Accessible P320 Lenovo Makes Pro Virtual Reality More Accessible P320…

Launched at Develop3D Live and available end of April, the updated workstation is suitable for both single-part and sub-assembly modelling…
Rize Debuts New Rize One 3D Printer Rize Debuts New Rize One 3D Printer…

Rize One requires no post processing and was developed by former members of Objet, Z Corp., the architect of Pro/E…
 

Scanning Efforts Pay Off for Sydney Water Project
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Atlas Engineering uses reality computing and BIM to deliver clean water in Australia as part of Syndey Water utilities delivery…
 
The Current State of 3D Printing and Its Future Value The Current State of 3D Printing and Its Future Value…

This paper looks at how automotive, aerospace and AEC industries are utilizing 3D printing, along with ConnectPress member results from…
 
Autodesk Seek is Gone, Now What??
Not sure if anyone on the forum is aware but "Autodesk Seek is Gone". Apparently Autodesk discontinued support last week…
 
Parapet walls
I have to create a wall that go past the roof. The top of the wall must be round, how…
 
Railing on sloped surface
I am trying to put a railing on a sloped wall. I can only get horizontal runs from the standard…
 
Revit Template Help Please
All, I have looked until I am blue in the face and have tried several different things. What…
 
 
3D Printing Goes Boom
 
 
 
Render Models in Revit from Other Software Libraries…
Many pre-made renders for extreme details are not suitable for Revit. Read about how to get good results from free…
 
Scan To BIM: Insert and Index Point Clouds in Revit…
Getting your point clouds/laser scans into Revit has changed slightly. Here are steps to consider before importing into Revit.…
 
Creating Workspaces in 3ds Max…
In 3ds Max 2013 you could create custom workspaces for the UI. 3ds Max 2014 contains an extra workspace called…
 
How to Stay Out of the Dark When Rendering in…
After spending lots of time perfecting your settings and running many tests, nothing can be more frustrating than having lighting…
 
Updates for Autodesk Revit Live (formerly Autodesk LIVE) Updates for Autodesk Revit Live (formerly Autodesk LIVE)…

The cloud-based service for turning models fully-interactive now supports Revit LT, and has support for custom building materials.…
 
Stratasys Introduces New 3D Printing F123 Series Stratasys Introduces New 3D Printing F123 Series…

Stratasys is now taking orders for the FDM-based F123 Series, which replaces the Dimension line and will be available in…
 
Lenovo Introduces VR Ready Laptop and Updates ThinkPads Lenovo Introduces VR Ready Laptop and Updates ThinkPads…

The Lenovo VR Ready ThinkPad P71 mobile workstation will be available in April starting at $1,849. Two other new models…
 
 
Survey to Measure How Organizations are Moving to DfX Survey to Measure How Organizations are Moving to DfX…

This survey will measure how organizations are moving towards DfX. Learn more about Design-for-manufacturing and design-for-assembly.…
Autodesk Seek Business Transferred to BIMobject Autodesk Seek Business Transferred to BIMobject…

BIMobject will take over Autodesk Seek providing customers with high quality BIM content services on the BIMobject Cloud.…
FARO Expands Footprint in Virtual and Augmented Reality FARO Expands Footprint in Virtual and Augmented Reality…

Faro acquired MWF-Technology GmbH, an innovator in mobile Augmented Reality (AR) solutions that enable real time, actionable manufacturing insight.…
Capture the World Around You with Leica's Mini BLK360 Capture the World Around You with Leica's Mini BLK360…

The BLK360 mini 3D imaging laser scanner will be bundled with Autodesk's ReCap 360 Pro and the new ReCap 360…
Elysium Point Clouds Solution Enhanced for BIM Elysium Point Clouds Solution Enhanced for BIM…

InfiPoints increases the efficiency of BIM modeling with the addition of steel structure modeling, and enhancements to the current piping…
Accelerate Workflows in Revit with FARO PointSense 17.5 Accelerate Workflows in Revit with FARO PointSense 17.5…

PointSense 17.5 provides powerful new tools for extracting and aligning building and plant features from point cloud data inside Revit…
KRONOS 800 Series Outperforms Competition in Benchmark KRONOS 800 Series Outperforms Competition in Benchmark…

The KRONOS workstation performs at extremely accelerated speeds, meeting challenges in engineering, 2D/ 3D CAD, rendering, and simulation.…
Cloud-based Rendering Boosts the Potential of Render Farms What Will be the Buzz in 2017? IoT, Cloud &…

ConnectPress shares their thoughts on emerging tech trends and we also talked to industry experts to get their outlook including…
 
Four Tips When Implementing Augmented Reality Tech Four Tips When Implementing Augmented Reality Tech…

CIMdata's Ed Martin explores some important factors AEC firms need to take into account when considering the deployment of AR…
Webinar: GE Digital and Dell Discuss Connected Products Webinar: GE Digital and Dell Discuss Connected Products…

Watch this on-demand webinar to learn about using industrial embedded PCs to collect IoT data, and tools for connecting data…
Reality Capture Showdown Reality Capture Showdown…

Microdesk's Joseph Hwangbo breaks down the pros and cons of laser scanning, photogrammetry and infrared scanning for as built.…
3 Reasons CAD Won't Cut It for Transportation Anymore 3 Reasons CAD Won't Cut It for Transportation Anymore…

Technologies are evolving that can improve your design workflows, such as BIM, reality capture, simulation and analysis.…
Are Flying Laser Beams in Your Project's Future? Are Flying Laser Beams in Your Project's Future?…

CIMdata's Ed Martin looks at how some of the highest return on investment (ROI) opportunities for reality capture exist in…
Trends in 3D Scan-to-Print and How to Choose Solutions Trends in 3D Scan-to-Print and How to Choose Solutions…

Mcor Technologies discusses the rapid shift in 3D scan-to-print applications, examples of industry-use and how to choose 3D scanners and…
Autodesk LIVE Gives Revit Users Instant Access to Vis Tools…

With Autodesk's new visualization service, Autodesk LIVE for Revit users, the days of waiting for the visualization specialist are over.…
3 Augmented Reality Tools for Your Next AEC Project 3 Augmented Reality Tools for Your Next AEC Project…

Here are some AR apps to consider for creating a better and more efficient process, including Augment app, SmartReality app…
An Inteview with CIMdata's New AEC Lead An Inteview with CIMdata's New AEC Lead…

Ed Martin brings 36 years of experience with him to CIMdata's AEC & Manufacturing Convergence Consulting Practice. We interviewed him…
Scanning Efforts Pay Off for Sydney Water Project…
Atlas Engineering uses reality computing and BIM to deliver clean water in Australia as part of Syndey Water utilities delivery management program.
 
Four Tips When Implementing Augmented Reality Tech…
CIMdata's Ed Martin explores some important factors AEC firms need to take into account when considering the deployment of AR technology.
 
Reality Capture Showdown…
Microdesk's Joseph Hwangbo breaks down the pros and cons of laser scanning, photogrammetry and infrared scanning for as built.
 
Are Flying Laser Beams in Your Project's Future?…
CIMdata's Ed Martin looks at how some of the highest return on investment (ROI) opportunities for reality capture exist in AEC and EPC.
 
3 Augmented Reality Tools for Your Next AEC Project…
Here are some AR apps to consider for creating a better and more efficient process, including Augment app, SmartReality app and Pair.
 
An Inteview with CIMdata's New AEC Lead…
Ed Martin brings 36 years of experience with him to CIMdata's AEC & Manufacturing Convergence Consulting Practice. We interviewed him to learn more.