AEC Nov / Dec Edition out now

AEC Nov / Dec Edition out now

We have some incredible stories in the latest edition of AEC Magazine, available to view now, free, along with all of our back issues. Subscribe here to the digital edition free, or take out a print subscription for $49 per year (free to UK AEC professionals). What’s...

The pillars of Fabrication Integrated Modelling (FIM)

Tal Friedman explores FIM and how a fabrication centric approach, one where the entire building process is considered holistically, could help impart real change in the construction industry It is a common notion in the AEC industry that building is a linear process....
Q&A: Keith Bentley – Bentley Systems CTO

Q&A: Keith Bentley – Bentley Systems CTO

At Bentley Systems’ recent ‘Year in Infrastructure’ event, we got the chance to catch up with CTO Keith Bentley and get his perspective not only on the company’s iTwin technology, but also the ‘platformification’ of the design software world A study of Bentley...
Swapp: the algorithmic assistant

Swapp: the algorithmic assistant

In AEC Magazine’s AI Special Edition we began our journey to better understand how artificial intelligence will impact design and construction. In Swapp, Martyn Day finds a contender for the most audacious AI tool yet for automating detail design work and producing...

SimpleBIM: Taking back control with IFC

The Nordic region was the first place where AEC firms jumped on board with BIM, back in the early 2000s. It was also here that we started to see IFC standards for data exchange taken seriously. SimpleBIM, founded in Finland in 2009, has been a leading player in that...

Graphisoft’s new architecture for Architecture

It’s no secret that software evolves. Over the years, minor and major chunks are likely to get rewritten. With a major re-architecting programme underway at Graphisoft, Martyn Day speaks to Zsolt Kerecsen VP of Product Development, and Marton Kiss, VP for Product...