ArchiCAD & IFC – Achieving 3D-based Interoperability

Open BIM and IFC The goal of Building Information Modelling (BIM) is to create a comprehensive building model that can be effectively applied throughout the entire lifecycle of the building (including design, construction, maintenance) by all the participants – architects, engineers, builders and owners – in the Architecture, Engineering and Construction industry (AEC). BIM contains significantly more data than traditional, two-dimensional drawings. This additional information... Read More

Najaf Hospital in Iraq

After long deliberations, Engineering Adnan Saffarini Office (EAS) chose ArchiCAD as their BIM software. Here, Hassan Saffarini, Director of Operations at EAS explains the reasons behind the decision and how implementing BIM in a large office is managed. Eng. Adnan Saffarini Office (EAS), one of the most prominent engineering consultants in the United Arab Emirates and other parts of the Middle East, was established in 1968. With four decades of experience and merit, EAS has... Read More