Case Studies

Image Stephen Holmes looks at how Killa Design used 3D printing to breakdown the intricacies of Dubai’s Museum of the Future

Image Digital technologies were key to communicating the design and overturning planning objections for a contemporary extension to a 19th century Dublin house

Image Construction is a highly complex and fast paced activity to project manage. But what if there was an AI system that had your back?

Image At Willmott Dixon, visual collaboration software Revizto is bringing projects to life for wide groups of stakeholders

Image How advanced structural software made a difference on a London re-development where the facade needed to be retained while the internal structure was replaced

ImageMVL Architects and Surveyors has implemented Synergy practice management software to keep its whole team up to date on every project

Image At Newcastle University, new accommodation is taking shape fast, thanks to prefabricated pods, software-supported collaboration and an adherence to BIM Level 2 standards

Image Working in ArchiCAD, Fife Architects have created a unique family home on the Firth of Forth that pays tribute to its industrial past and a greener future

Image Visualisation studio Neoscape used V-Ray to create a video that takes visitors on a striking journey around a planned development for Shanghai’s Yangpu riverfront district

Image How Datasmith for Unreal Engine has put game engine-driven architectural visualisation within easier reach of London-based boutique 3D studio Line Creative

Image French firm ATFF uses Autodesk ReCap and Autodesk Revit to provide scan-to-BIM services for a hospital renovation in the Alps

Image How HaleTIP used ClearEdge3D software to create an as-built model of a complex industrial building in just a few weeks

Image Smart steel detailing software from Autodesk has helped a new airport terminal in Guilin, China to blend in with the distinctive landscape of its surrounding area

Image In order to bring to life its vision for Rathbone Square, Great Portland Estates adopted BIM from the start, working with BIM Technologies to deliver a digital built asset before on-site construction even began

Image At Isachsen, drones have become one of the most cost-effective tools for surveying projects in fast and non-intrusive ways. Today, the company now conducts regular, often weekly, flights to check that its big projects remain on track

Image Argyle Asia puts to the test a new ‘perimeter scan’ flight mode in the 3DR commercial drone platform, in order to capture side-on details of building facades for an as-built survey

Image A mobile mapping device from Topcon has allowed companies working on a sewerage upgrade in Newark, Nottinghamshire to better understand the town’s layout, minimising traffic disruption and eliminating risk to historic buildings

Image Kelsey Kish, staff designer at StudioMB, discusses the role that Virtual Reality (VR) played in the firm’s design for the Potomac Distilling Company bar and restaurant in Washington DC

Image With the help of IES, Barts Health NHS Trust has been able to understand the likely impact of a range of energy conservation measures at the Royal London Hospital in Whitechapel

Image At Gardens by the Bay in Singapore, Tekla Structures helped bring to life a forest of ‘Supertrees’ crafted from steel and concrete