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When it Comes to LEED, Platinum is the New Green   19 Nov, 2009

Graphisoft's ArchiCAD 3D BIM helped architect Carol Richard to design her dream home in a way that took her neighbors and the environment into account, and earned approval from the U.S. Green Building Council.More>>

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Generative Design Is Changing the Face of Architecture   15 Oct, 2009

New technology allows humans to harness computational powers for practical ends and to generate building design options that couldn't otherwise exist. How did it develop, and where will it lead us?More>>

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What's the BIM Deal? Part 3   23 Sep, 2009

From users to IT to senior management, everyone in your company has their own expectations about BIM implementation. Communication, training, and planning will increase your chances of success and minimize the number of unhappy campers. More>>

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What's the BIM Deal? Part 2   9 Sep, 2009

Readers are curious about building information modeling: Is it a reality yet? Will it change how contractors collaborate with architects? How can companies prepare to implement it? More>>

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ArchiCAD 13 Makes Ground-Breaking Leap in BIM File Sharing    1 Sep, 2009

Introduced today, the new version allows multiple users to work in the same model simultaneously, as well as share updates and communicate in real time.More>>

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What's the BIM Deal?   26 Aug, 2009

As with any new software product, BIM's capabilities have been obscured by exaggeration and hype. Before you start planning for BIM implementation, learn about the technology's benefits and drawbacks.More>>

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The World According to BIM, Part 3   20 Aug, 2009

The blueprint for a successful building information modeling implementation includes defining goals, assessing the current situation, choosing a pilot project, and making a plan.More>>

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Mastering ArchiCAD's Curtain Wall Accessory and Junction Placement Tools   17 Aug, 2009

ArchiCAD Insights Tutorial: Curtain Wall features offer a high level of design freedom for modeling and modifying an entire structure and its subcomponents. Here's how. More>>

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Bentley's Be Connected Draws 9,000 Registrants — and Counting   30 Jul, 2009

New online seminar series offers an alternative to travel during tough times. Running through November, it offers live and on-demand events for building and infrastructure professionals. More>>

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Revit Architecture 2010 (Cadalyst Labs Review)   15 Jul, 2009

Revit Architecture 2010 and some of the other Autodesk 2010 products have introduced a Microsoft Office-style ribbon user interface. In the case of Revit, this major change has overshadowed many of the other updates in the product. Look beyond the controversial ribbon interface and you'll find...More>>