AEC/Geo

AutoCAD workalikes Bricsys and Graebert go corporate

AutoCAD workalikes Bricsys and Graebert go corporate

Only four companies make all the AutoCAD-workalike programs out there: Bricsys of Belgium, Graebert of Germany, IntelliCAD Technical Consortium of USA, and NanoSoft of Russia. All the others that you may have heard of are based on code by either Graebert or the ITC. Two of them held conferences in the past few weeks to […]

By November 14, 2018 Read More →
Hexagon strengthens its construction solutions portfolio for AEC market with Bricsys acquisition

Hexagon strengthens its construction solutions portfolio for AEC market with Bricsys acquisition

Hexagon AB continues its aggressive expansion into new markets with the acquisition of Belgian CAD software developer Bricsys. Founded in 2002, Bricsys introduced its flagship product BricsCAD as an AutoCAD competitor and that is still the company’s largest base of users.  However, the company has a talented team of developers and has added on new […]

By November 12, 2018 Read More →
Open Design Alliance powers along beyond DWG

Open Design Alliance powers along beyond DWG

A report from Prague: The ODA finds new opportunities in APIs and visualization.

By October 10, 2018 Read More →
Imerso’s browser-based 3D scanner and BIM management tool

Imerso’s browser-based 3D scanner and BIM management tool

Imerso allows for the scanning and monitoring of a building site through your web browser.

By October 3, 2018 Read More →
Maxon gets new CEO

Maxon gets new CEO

Maxon’s parent company Nemetschek has always been an interesting company, more a group of independent companies with a layer of infrastructure on top to provide some management and bookkeeping. The structure has served the company well since its founding in 1986. The individual companies were motivated to excel on their own. But, in some instances, […]

By September 13, 2018 Read More →
Visiting Autodesk Build

Visiting Autodesk Build

Taking new technology and practices out to people.

By July 24, 2018 Read More →
Autodesk BIM 360 Design

Autodesk BIM 360 Design

Autodesk demonstrates cloud-based tools, signs on to AIA 2030, and acquires Assemble Systems.

By July 20, 2018 Read More →
How real is Bentley’s reality modeling software?

How real is Bentley’s reality modeling software?

It’s virtual and it’s local.

By May 31, 2018 Read More →
WorldViz releases VR collaboration software Vizible and announces VizBox

WorldViz releases VR collaboration software Vizible and announces VizBox

Vizible along with VizBox forms a powerful  portable VR presentation tool.

By April 3, 2018 Read More →
Call for submissions to Bentley Systems’ Year in Infrastructure 2018 Awards

Call for submissions to Bentley Systems’ Year in Infrastructure 2018 Awards

The theme of this year’s conference is Going Digital: Advancements in Infrastructure.

By March 22, 2018 Read More →