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Leica Geosystems, Autodesk further cooperation in building construction

Switzerland: Leica Geosystems, part of Hexagon, announced further cooperation with Autodesk to connect the latest robotic total stations for construction, the Leica iCON iCR70 and...

Bentley Systems announces agreement to acquire AIworx

US: Bentley Systems Incorporated, the leading global provider of comprehensive software solutions for advancing the design, construction, and operations of infrastructure, announced it has...

3D Repo platform update focuses on Health and Safety and Bentley DGN support

UK: 3D Repo has released the latest version of its cloud based digital construction platform complete with an online platform for the tracking of...

BIM Blogs

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Building on stronger grounds with geotechnical engineering

With Bentley Systems' acquisition of Plaxis, the concept of geotechnical engineering gains more relevance. Keen to explore, we dig deeper through an engaging interaction...
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Education in infrastructure – A key requirement for full-fledged digital transformation

There is no doubt that the construction industry is lagging behind in Going Digital, and lack of expertise remains a huge factor responsible. The...
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Digital Twins are the talk of the town, especially at Bentley...

A digital twin refers to a digital replica of physical assets, processes, people, places, systems and devices that can be used for various purposes. Why do...
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Why adopt geospatial? Let’s explore @UNWGIC

Geospatial technologies are increasingly becoming 'by default.' Population is increasing at a high rate and new measures are required to handle the new challenges...
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Location is the key to informed decisions: Location World 2018 reinforces

At a time when we are on the cusp of new industrial revolution driven by technologies like artificial intelligence, machine learning, Big Data, IoT...
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InfraWorks: New enhancements for bridge design, ArcGIS data integration, and more

Here in New England, many mark the start of fall when the temperature dips and the leaves turn, or when you can...

BIM Articles

Integration of BIM and geospatial systems

Integration of BIM and geospatial systems still a distant dream

The interaction between Humankind and Nature needs to move from confrontation to accommodation. It is true that there is often a need to modify...
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A race against time – FARO helps preserve cultural relics

When admiring historical sites of meticulously carved grottoes, pagodas, and temples, or a monument scattered with stone steles and statues, what one may not...

BIM Videos

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UNWGIC – Making geospatial more useful for a sustainable world

The countdown has already begun for United Nations world Geospatial Information Congress (UNWGIC). The congress is aimed to provide a convening, participatory and inclusive...
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BIM specialist Dr. Ilka May outlines the major challenges and opportunities...

Watch it on YouTube Dr. Ilka May is a sought-after expert for issues linked to digitalization in the construction sector, particularly building information modelling. In...
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UN creates SDG data hubs at country level to monitor progress

Watch it on YouTube Geospatial technology is a key in measuring the progress the Sustainable Development Goals. It helps in Data management, analysis and understanding,...