Connecting Design and Construction

Integrated BIM workflows for contractors and fabricators Contractors and fabricators are increasingly embracing BIM for its exceptional value in downstream activities on structural and MEP systems, such as detailing, fabrication, installation, and handover. In this Connecting Design and Construction SmartMarket Report, you will learn: The “integrated workflow” and the benefits it can bring to your […]

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Plot Small When A Sheet Is Big

Many companies have their main sheet size set to 22×34 so they can plot large, and then half scale (11×17). However, there are many companies that are required to plot 24×36. This makes plotting half-scale plans a little more difficult. That said, it is still doable. Let’s look at the steps to “plot small, when the […]

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Contour Crafting Will Develop Concrete 3D Printer for Disaster Relief, Thanks to DoD Contract

One of the very first methods of large-scale 3D printing that the world witnessed was the technology of Contour Crafting Corporation, which uses large but lightweight robotic 3D printers to quickly put down layers of building material in order to rapidly create entire buildings onsite in just days. Last week, we learned that the US Department of Defense (DoD) had […]

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COMPLIANCE MANAGEMENT in ARCHIBUS

  Manage complex compliance requirements proactively to help mitigate risk, ensure safe work environments, and reduce administrative burdens Property and facility professionals are responsible for providing safe, efficient, and productive work environments, yet they can face a bewildering array of codes and regulations with different schedules, costs, and implications for the organization. Unlike spreadsheets or […]

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Autodesk University 2017 Video: AutoCAD Productivity

Martin Phelps’ presentation is targeted squarely at the technical drafter. Here, you’ll learn examples of drawing tools to aid the production of technical drawings. He also covers: “Simple changes that may be made to the user interface to aid technical drawing production; overlooked time saving sub functions of useful daily used commands; and using blocks […]

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Save the date: Webinar on FASB Lease Accounting Changes – June 21, 2018

The deadlines for compliance with the new Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) lease accounting changes are fast approaching. This is a critical and mandatory compliance requirement for almost every ARCHIBUS customer who conducts business in the United States. ARCHIBUS has developed comprehensive and reliable software capability that can be utilized by ARCHIBUS customers to meet […]

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ARCHIBUS Space Occupancy and Internet of Things (IoT)

If you track occupancy level in your organization, with or without ARCHIBUS, you know the difficulty to achieve and maintain accurate occupancy metrics. Monitoring occupancy in many cases is a manual work, verified by floor surveys, which is an endless battle in a sizable facility. ARCHIBUS IoT Add-On Solution can automate the manual survey-based occupancy […]

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ONLY ONE. AUTOCAD.

From mechanical design aids to architecture tools to model-based GIS and mapping features, subscribe to AutoCAD software and access industry-specific toolsets, plus web and mobile apps.       Work faster with specialised toolsets AutoCAD now includes industry-specific features and libraries for architecture, mechanical design, electrical design and more. Automate floor plans, sections, levels and […]

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