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... Read More

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,... Read More