Five steps to better project deliveryConfused by project management technology? Russell Henley of Deltek gives some tips on what to look out for before you make your investment.

Train, train and train againTraining is often overlooked as a means of juggling the capital budget, but those who miss out are wasting great potential says David Payne of CADline.

Making light work: part IIIFollowing on from last month

One model too many?A consistent, accurate, verifiable and uniform London model, accessible by all and managed by a single entity, has tremendous benefits for the whole industry - visualisation companies, architects and developers alike, says Gareth Munro, Managing Director, Designhive.

Interoperability: structural engineering Structural design and engineering is an integral part of both Autodesk

Autodesk World Press DayIn light of amazing growth and a change in CEO, Autodesk is seeking to reinvent itself. The company

Oc? Openhouse 2007Imagine a gigantic exhibition hall crammed full of huge printers of every description and you

Making light work: part IIDarren Brooker introduces the second installment of his four-part comparison of the interior lighting methods available within 3ds Max, taking us through Global Illumination with mental ray.

London eyeSkyscrapers are set to transform the London skyline, but some fear they will destroy the capital


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Building Regulations, Part LPart L of the latest Building Regulations, which came into force in April 2006, is designed to cut carbon emissions by at least 20 per cent in dwellings and 27 per cent in other buildings, compared to the previous 2002 regulations. AEC Magazine discusses the implications for the building industry with CADline

Making light workThere are a whole host of approaches to lighting indoor spaces, which all have relative strengths and weaknesses. In the first part of a four-part comparison of these interior lighting methods, Darren Brooker walks us through lighting in conjunction with radiosity rendering.

Interview: Huw Roberts, BentleyAEC Magazine

The DWG conundrumAt Autodesk

Design mattersAutodesk sponsored the American Pavilion at this year

InterviewMartyn Day caught up with Joe Croser, Bentley

CADlineFor those that have purchased AutoCAD Revit Building Series, the temptation is to continue to use AutoCAD for fabrication detailing, but CADline

BIM for structural designMore than simply a collection of tools for representing designs and engineering parameters, BIM is a practical technology shift that directly benefits engineers

ImageWhile MicroStation was almost totally re-architected in the V8 release, with Bentley adding considerable new functionality and a powerful new file format, the graphics engine had yet to be replaced and the inte rface was