Image Autonomous drones and robots capture site conditions, then deep learning algorithms recognise objects in real time.

Image Tom Wren of Plowman Craven discusses the company’s use of drone technology in surveying railway track and infrastructure

Image Every year, BIM Show Live provides AEC professionals with a showcase of new ways of thinking and emerging technologies – and this year’s event promises to be no exception

Image If left untackled, inconsistencies in the ways that BIM is defined in legal contracts could pave the way to disputes, warns construction solicitor May Winfield

Image Cloud-based tool allows construction project progress to be visualised in virtual reality

Image Partnership to ‘drive BIM technology innovation’ and improve management and predictability of building construction projects

Image Software allows Vectorworks models to be viewed at their actual size and in context with the real world

Image Free plug-in enables users to import Revit Families into ArchiCAD and exchange geometry between Revit and ArchiCAD

Image Enhancement to InfiPoints software supports virtual meetings in digital clone of plant and construction sites

Image New ‘deconstruct’ function introduces intelligent design details that follow changes in the core design

Image Link between BIM software and PDF-based collaboration tool to speed up processing of RFIs and RFCs

Image Stabiplan develops 3D CAD/CAE tool Stabicad and MEPcontent BIM library for accurate models with manufacturer-specific content

Image Vive Pro to deliver 78 percent resolution increase over original Vive but will likely demand more from the GPU

Image Spectrum Business Intelligence solution provides customisable data analysis through ‘simple, automated’ tools

Image Benefits of Intel with Radeon Graphics processor won't extend to mobile workstations as AMD keeps control of Radeon Pro driver.

Image Collaboration centres on a ‘PoC in a week’ for customers that want to test drive the technology

Image New software feature allows users to rapidly capture large areas by automatically stitching multiple scans together seamlessly

Image Over two thirds of 5,700 architecture professionals surveyed by Chaos Group plan to use VR in 2018

Image HP’s new detachable 2-in-1 combines Wacom-grade digital pen technology with a Quadro GPU optimised for 3D CAD to deliver a new type of mobile workstation

Image Greg Corke caught up with Autodesk’s Nicolas Fonta to talk about the brand-new release of the interactive viz and VR tool

Image Excitech survey shows architects are increasingly demanding data-rich models as opposed to simple geometry

Image AECO business process consulting firm given authorized Autodesk Reseller status in UK

Image At the first Autodesk University in Las Vegas under new CEO Andrew Anagnost, delegates got a taste of the company’s vision and focus for its current and next generation of products

Image A new AR research project from Bentley Systems is designed to help visualise and improve records of subsurface utility pipes

Image Synergy cloud service focuses on project accounting, project management, and collaboration

Image At the Year In Infrastructure event, held in Singapore in October, Bentley Systems CTO Keith Bentley unveiled the company’s most significant technology update in a decade

Image Number of technologies used on restoration, including point cloud scanning and a fully co-ordinated 3D Revit model

Image Point cloud processing tool gets new ‘selectable surfaces’ feature and monthly licensing options

Image The maturing partnership between Bentley and Topcon that aims to streamline engineering and construction through a connected data environment in the cloud

Image MagiCloud said to be first BIM library to enable advanced product search based on ventilation system operating point and sound attenuation