Eiffel Tower Renovation

These 4 Finalists Will Compete to Renovate the Eiffel Tower   Four teams, including architects, landscape designers and urban planners, have been shortlisted for a renovation of Paris’s iconic Eiffel Tower, part of a $320 million, multi-year effort. The project – called Grand Site Tour Eiffel: Discover, Approach, Visit – will see the teams revise the approach […]

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3 Ways to Ease Into Industrialized Construction (It Pays to Be the Tortoise)

Construction firms save time and money when they adopt industrial construction methods. Courtesy Robert Umenhofer. “Industrialized” construction may not exactly sound fun to longtime contractors and builders who relish the craft aspects of their trade. But the adoption of industrial, prefabricated, and manufacturing techniques by construction firms is an emerging way to realize the efficiency […]

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Autodesk Updates InfraWorks and Civil 3D for 2018

Autodesk has announced the arrival of the latest updates for its building information modeling and infrastructure design tools InfraWorks and AutoCAD Civil 3D. In this major release, Autodesk has made significant upgrades to both software packages, making it much easier to build vivid overviews of building projects, create accurate project cost analysis, make roadway design […]

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Frejus Tunnel Project with ARCHIBUS

 The Frejus Tunnel project is one example of the innovation that results from collaboration between ARCHIBUS Partners and Clients. Frejus Tunnel is also an example of how the ARCHIBUS Community is more than just the technology. Frejus Tunnel Photo By Florian Pépellin The challenge in our industry has always been about delivering value. The development of […]

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World’s Highest Bridge Now Open For Business

e Beipanjiang Bridge soars into the sky, scraping the clouds. The red-and-white viaduct spans some 4,400 feet across, connecting the cities of Liupanshui, in Guizhou, and Xuanwei, in Yunnan, in southwest China. Hanging some 200 stories above the Nizhu River Canyon, this is now the world’s highest bridge. As of this week, it’s officially open […]

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