ArchiMAG 4/2012 issue out now!
  • ArchiMAG

    ArchiMAG is an international ArchiCAD oriented e-magazine.
    Magazine can be purchased online and it can be read on iPad.
    The magazine covers articles about software and hardware as well as users. We also share tips and tricks for ArchiCAD users to help improve productivity while using the program.

    Download ArchiMAG app onto your iPad to read what is going on in BIM world!

Vennesla Library – ArchiCAD 16 Signature Project

Vennesla Library – ArchiCAD 16 Signature Project

One might recognise this building from the side of new ArchiCAD 16 pack. The release of ArchiCAD version 16 coincided with the opening of the new Vennesla cultural centre designed by Helen & Hard Architects – a modern monumental building and a community meeting place in one. The project won the wood building prize in 2011 and the State construction prize in 2012, and it has been widely discussed in architectural periodicals in Norway and abroad. Wood is used innovatively... 

Old issues of ArchIMAG republished on iPad

Old issues of ArchIMAG republished on iPad

We have republished couple old ArchiMAG issue to our iPad app. Our aim is to provide the whole back catalogue of ArchiMAG on iPad so all the information would be in one place – in ArchiMAG app. So far we have republished two issues that were previously available only as paper copies. These issues are 2/2010 and 1/2011. Both issues include interesting case studies and ArchiCAD tips. ArchiMAG 2/2010 Virtual BIM server Challenges Create Capabilities Solibri Model Checker:... 

Solibri Model Checker v8 – helping BIM projects succeed

Solibri Model Checker v8 – helping BIM projects succeed

Solibri, Inc. is excited to introduce the Solibri Model Checker v8 bringing step-by-step guidance to BIM QA/QC. Many have seen or heard about the NIST report attributing an estimated USD 15.8 billion annual waste in the construction industry in the USA alone. Today, this is no longer acceptable. We have the tools and means to master information and, based on the OpenBIM approach, information can be unlocked and widely shared using open standards. Construction companies are also... 

ArchiMAG 4/2012 issue out now!

ArchiMAG 4/2012 issue out now!

Latest ArchiMAG issue has been uploaded to AppStore and it can be downloaded from ArchiMAG app. New issue features reviews of new Soliri Model Checker and Cinema 4D release. Also, issue features an article about ArchiCAD signature project – Vennesla Library designed by Norwegian Helen & Hard . Furthermore, case studies from Sweden, UK, Norway and Finland.  Read More

Open BIM: The Next Chapter – New IFC Developments in ArchiCAD 16

Open BIM: The Next Chapter – New IFC Developments in ArchiCAD 16

The Open BIM movement – initiated by Graphisoft, Tekla and buildingSMART – is making inroads around the world. As part of this movement, GRAPHISOFT has again developed outstanding new technologies for its users who cooperate with other disciplines. This article summarizes ArchiCAD 16’s most important new features that support IFC-based model sharing. As we know, IFC data are an integral part of the ArchiCAD database and can be accessed, as native attributes and properties,...