Entries by Lesley Brigden

On the road with a new dimension to IDEA StatiCa

BuildingPoint Australia and IDEA StatiCa are joining forces with the Australian Steel Institute for a five-city seminar series. During November, the ASI will host the seminar series ‘Finite Element Analysis of Steel Structures – Reducing Risk by Optimising Design’, presented by Vernon McKenzie, managing director of EnDuraSim. BuildingPoint Australia, as Technical Partner, will showcase the […]

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Going beyond business as usual

After being invited to present at a world-leading conference of experts from around the world, and asked to make that presentation again at a national event, if would be a fair bet that John Legge-Wilkinson has something worth hearing about when he talks Tekla. John, a Senior Structural Technician at Arup, based in their Melbourne […]

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Best Practice approach to digital transformation

 How the Constructible Process Will Transform The Construction Industry By 2020. The construction industry is on the cusp of a massive transformation. BIM is no longer enough. The next generation of amazing buildings will need construction professionals to build beyond the limits of BIM using a robust library of detail-rich data, streamlined workflows, and real-time collaboration […]

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Your data. Your work site. Together, at last.

Trimble XR10 with HoloLens 2 The Trimble XR10 with HoloLens 2 brings mixed reality right to the front line, enabling workers in safety-controlled environments to access model data directly on site. Together with Trimble’s suite of mixed reality software and services, the device enables new field-oriented workflows to leverage 3D content in daily work tasks […]

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Mixed Reality Boosts BIM in Construction

Building information modeling (BIM) is no longer a future state, but something geospatial professionals and contractors are putting to use today on building and infrastructure projects. Whether it’s visualising a design, allowing stakeholders to ‘walk through’ a building before it’s complete, or using models to validate work being done according to the design, BIM has […]

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Creating a home fit for a legend.

An iconic event deserves an iconic home – and at the Waltzing Matilda Centre in Winton, creativity, history, purpose and technology have combined to create just that. The new centre, opened in April, replaced the much-loved original building which was destroyed by fire on June 18, 2015. Designed by award-winning architects Cox Architects, work on […]