Case Studies

Image Using multiphysics simulation, engineers at Newtecnic ensure that innovative building façades are both beautiful and buildable

Image Fitzpatrick Engineering is able to compress construction schedules by sharing structural model data with the detailer early and often in the design phase

Image Working on heritage buildings poses major issues – how to bring the existing structure into the 3D BIM process and the requirement to record and retain architectural features.

ImageBIM helps Fitzpatrick Engineering save material costs, share model data with steel fabricator and deliver a Revit model for FM.

Image A strong focus on staff training and skills development keeps David Miller architects ahead of the curve in BIM readiness.

Image Kentucky design firm adds new services and wins more work with BIM and Autodesk Revit

Image Arup leads structural engineering of Las Vegas High Roller by integrating Bentley Systems software with a number of third-party tools including Rhino, Oasys GSA, LS-DYNA, Altair HyperMesh and Navisworks.

Image Replacing 125 workstations at six global sites with centralised virtual desktops running Revit, AutoCAD and SketchUp with Citrix and Nvidia GRID is just the beginning for Inbo Architecten.

Image Building Information Modelling (BIM) implementation based on Bentley products enables Sweco Infrastructure team to meet the challenges of designing in parallel with production

Image CSC’s Fastrak simplifies complex design for Azimuth Structural Engineering

Image London-based architects Paul Davis + Partners selected Stratasys’ Dimension SST 1200es 3D printer when it moved from traditional handmade models to 3D prints.

Image Starting out in 1969, Hobs Reprographics has grown into one of the biggest independent digital printing companies in Britain. Three years ago it started offering 3D printing services and now produces models for some of the biggest architectural practices in the capital.

Image Architectural practice John McAslan + Partners relied on MicroStation to develop this iconic station redevelopment that melds a Grade 1 listed building with state-of-the-art design.

Image Point clouds and terrain models helped support Network Rail’s Great Western Electrification Programme through collaborative design and live asset management.

Image BDS VirCon scooped the first prize for its work on Gehry Partners’ iconic Louis Vuitton Foundation for Creation, which will house the new Paris Museum of Contemporary Art.

Image To stay true to its design philosophy of creating distinctive architecture that emerges from the site’s conditions, Auer+Weber+Assoziierte GmbH used Vectorworks to help ensure this French mountain resort complements the landscape

ImageThirty-five experts from Unger Steel Group used Tekla’s BIM software to plan, produce and assemble the diamond trusses of the partially transparent roof of the Vienna Central Railway Station. Now when the trains arrive at the station, passengers see the first glimpse of the city through the roof.

ImageWith the development of Building Information Modelling (BIM) is there still a need for a lead consultant on a build?

ImageMultidisciplinary consultancy Stopford Projects uses 100-year-old drawings to help create an intelligent 3D model of structural inspection survey results.

ImageFrom planning the London 2012 Olympics site to the regeneration of a Tyneside toffee factory.