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

Graphisoft webinars: Architectural Record webinars coming up

”Combining BIM with Alternative Project Delivery” Time: 30 September, 2:00 pm EDT Find out more: www.construction.com/events/2010/BIM_webinar/ “Open BIM Collaboration with ArchiCAD 14 & Tekla Structures” Time: 23 November 8.00 AM – 9.30 AM GMT (London), 3.00 AM – 4.30 AM (New York), 7.00 PM – 8.30 PM (Sydney) 16.00 PM – 17.30 PM GMT (London), 11.00 AM – 12.30 PM (New York), Nov 24, 3.00 AM – 4.30 AM (Sydney)  Read More

Vote for ArchiCAD 14 and Tekla Structures 16 in Construction Computing Awards

Tekla Structures is BIM software for structural engineers. Tekla models can be used to cover the entire building process from conceptual de- sign to fabrication, erection and construction management. Last year Graphisoft and Tekla announce a global partnership to offer a best- in-class software solution for architecture and structural engineering practices. Workflow-level integration of ArchiCAD and Tekla Structures software enables true BIM collaboration between the AEC disciplines. Both... Read More