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Degree in Flying Cars Coming Soon
Technology
Thursday January 25 2018

Degree in Flying Cars Coming Soon

Self-driving car pioneer Sebastian Thrun has shifted his gaze to the skies, as his Silicon Valley online school Udacity launches what it calls the first "nanodegree"...

CAD is Dead, Long Live CAD
Technology
Monday July 17 2017

CAD is Dead, Long Live CAD

Say good bye to the CAD guy, the whipping girl/boy of all AEC firms engaged in delivering drawings of any kind.

Could your Data Survive a Cyclone?
Technology
Monday May 22 2017

Could your Data Survive a Cyclone?

Cyclone Debbie slammed the Queensland coast on March 28, dumping copious rainfall.

Translating the BIM Language
Technology
Friday February 3 2017

Translating the BIM Language

Many consultants make a simple but serious mistake: they assume clients, and others, understand what they're talking about.

Aconex Stock Smashed on Earnings Downgrade
Technology
Tuesday January 31 2017

Aconex Stock Smashed on Earnings Downgrade

Shares in Aconex have almost halved in value after the cloud-based construction software provider slashed its guidance for full-year revenue and earnings.

Get Ready for Flying Cars
Technology
Tuesday January 17 2017

Get Ready for Flying Cars

Aerospace giant Airbus plans to test a prototype for a self-piloted flying car as a way of avoiding gridlock on city roads by the end of...

On the Edge of the Conscious Asset Age
Technology
Tuesday July 12 2016

On the Edge of the Conscious Asset Age

I heard this joke the other day and had to laugh at how true it really is: Question: ‘How many clients does it take to do a...

Minimising Risk on Data Rich Projects Using PIM
Technology
Wednesday June 29 2016

Minimising Risk on Data Rich Projects Using PIM

The vast amounts of data generated by modern engineering and construction projects is spurring the adoption of new information management approaches such as PIM, which can...

3D Modelling Enhances Urban Heat Island Assessment
Technology
Wednesday June 22 2016

3D Modelling Enhances Urban Heat Island Assessment

Researchers from MIT and the UAE’s Masdar Institute are using new sensor technology to produce enhanced microclimate simulations for assessing strategies designed to mitigate urban heat...