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Without BIM you’re out of business

Posted by in Autodesk, Bim, Revit and BIM Blogs, Job, New Tech

This is an interview to I released few days ago. Sorry this is in italian, but the net-net meaning is: Company that don’t innovate process, people and technology are out of business in that crisis period. Use the google translator or just ask me for a quick translation if you really need this Good day.

Autodesk Positioned to Transform Construction Industry Through Vela Systems Acquisition

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SAN RAFAEL, Calif., June 8, 2012 — Autodesk, Inc. (NASDAQ: ADSK), a leader in 3D design, engineering and entertainment software, announced the acquisition of Vela Systems, a provider of cloud and mobile field management software for the construction industry. The addition of Vela Systems field management products to Autodesk’s growing portfolio of cloud and mobile products is helping to extend the value of Building Information Modeling (BIM) and project data to construction customers in the field. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. “BIM has tremendous value in the planning…read more


Building Information Modeling Market to reach 6.5 billion ww by 2020

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Building Information Modeling Software, Training/Support Services, and Project Management/Collaboration: Global Market Analysis and Forecasts The market for building information modeling (BIM) software and services is still nascent, but evolving rapidly. The architecture, engineering, and construction (AEC) industry is coming to the realization that its tools and processes are antiquated and inefficient when compared to other global industries such as manufacturing. BIM software and processes have evolved to allow new ways of collaboration, work sharing, and virtual design capabilities that serve to reduce costs for building owners and add visibility to…read more

Autodesk To Buy Horizontal Systems

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Autodesk Agrees to Acquire Horizontal Systems Acquisition Extends and Accelerates Autodesk Cloud-Based BIM (Building Information Modeling) Solutions for Collaboration, Data and Lifecycle Management Autodesk University 2011 SAN RAFAEL, Calif. & LAS VEGAS–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Autodesk University — Autodesk, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADSK), a leader in 3D design, engineering and entertainment software, announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Horizontal Systems, a provider of innovative cloud-based Building Information Modeling (BIM) collaboration solutions for the Architecture, Engineering, and Construction (AEC) industry. The transaction is subject to customary closing conditions and is expected to…read more

Vasari 2.0

Posted by in Revit and BIM Blogs, New Tech

WHAT’S NEW IN TECHNOLOGY PREVIEW 2.0? Revit 2012 Compatibility – Vasari Technology Preview 2.0 is compatible with Autodesk Revit 2012. You can import Revit 2012 models into Project Vasari and open Vasari 2.0 files in Revit 2012. Import Image to 3D Views – Now you can import raster images into a 3D orthographic views to use as background images or as visual aids during model creation. On the Application menu, click Import > Image. See Importing Images. Import Scaled Satellite Image into 3D View – Now you can import a…read more