Rick Burchett

160 Flips | 1 Magazine | 160 Followers | @RickBurchett | 14 Years in the BIM Integration world. I have a passion for the science that is BIM not just the models. BIM means so much more than a model or database. When a project has all aspects come together, it is an amazing thing to be a part of.

Dropbox partners with Autodesk to help users collaborate on large design files

Dropbox announced a couple of products today to make it easier for Autodesk users to access and share large design files. The products include an integrated desktop app for opening and saving Autodesk files stored in Dropbox and an app for viewing design files without the need for owning …

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Uber's New CEO Just Sent an Amazing Email to Employees--and Taught a Major Lesson in Emotional Intelligence | Inc.com

Uber's new CEO, Dara Khosrowshahi, has been on the job only a matter of weeks, but a recent email to employees is proof positive that he's the right man for the job.<p>Yesterday, government officials in London announced that they would not be renewing Uber's license to operate in the city. Shortly …

Leadership

How smart technology is bringing malls into the digital age

<b>For today’s shoppers, going to the mall is more of a digital experience than many might realize.</b><p>As their mobile devices connect to the mall’s wi-fi …

BIM Project Suite 2019

A Content Management Solution<p>BIMList™ provides the ability to sort, search and manage your families, detail libraries and system families more …

Analytics

Autodesk Invests In Machine Learning Construction Video Firm Smartvid.Io

Autodesk has participated in a $7 million financing round for construction video firm Smartvid.io.<p>Smartvid.io has developed intelligent video and …

Redpoint Positioning Adds Indoor GPS to Autodesk’s Forge Platform

Redpoint’s indoor GPS technologies improve security and employee safety with smart badges and safety zone alerts. (Image courtesy of <i>Redpoint</i> …

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Facebook, Autodesk partner with a design organization geared toward underserved kids

Facebook and Autodesk have partnered with nonprofit organization Inneract Project, which is geared toward bringing design to young people in underserved communities through free, hands-on classes and mentorship.<p>With the support of Autodesk and Facebook, Inneract Project has been able to hire two …

SimplyWork 6.0 Co-working Space: Renovation of a factory building

The site for this project is the penthouse of an existing industrial building located at the outer rim of Shenzhen city. The space was renovated into a co-working spaces that consists of fifteen office rooms, individual dedicated desks and a series of shared spaces including meeting rooms, drink …

The Next Big Boom? Arctic Architecture and Cold-Climate Resources

With the region’s unique challenges, Arctic architecture is at the heart of what is sure to be a massive boom in its growth and prosperity.

Airports

Startup Spotlight: VX makes augmented reality hardware that can fit in standard glasses

Last year, Kyle Cherry launched augmented and virtual reality startup VX Inc. with a lofty goal.<p>He plans “shape the industry” by 2020 with a series …

BIM Developments that Made Keynote Discussions at AIA Convention 2017 | Hi-Tech CADD Services

Tenor of the entire convention event of American Institute of Architects - AIA this year seemed remarkably different than any of the years before. …

Improving Collaboration on BIM Models Using Cloud-based Platforms

Cloud computing is playing an increasingly vital role in facilitating BIM-based collaboration between the multiple stakeholders and disciplinary …

Are Your Revit Skills Up to Scratch? Find Out With This Handy Guide

<i>When applying for architecture jobs, it's often necessary to self-evaluate your skill at various tasks. However, with many of these tasks--especially</i> …

MΛSSLΞSS

Keep up to date on the MASSLESS Pen and all things MASSLESS<p>Oculus Rift & Oculus Touch are trademarks of Oculus VR, LLC. HTC Vive is a trademark of …

Developers turn to VR technology to market new properties

SINGAPORE: With virtual reality (VR) technology, one can walk into a new mall, home or office space that has not been built yet.<p>Developers are …

What's New | Revit Products

See what's new in Autodesk Revit 2018.<p>indicates a new feature or enhancement in the latest update. Update features are available to students and …

Engineering

Technology helping to make V&A Dundee vision a reality

<b>When the V&A Dundee museum opens next year it will contain hundreds of design classics. But even as it takes shape, it's already a trendsetter in construction technology.</b><p>I pull on a pair of 3D goggles and I'm standing outside the magnificent V&A Dundee. I can tell it's magnificent because I'm …

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Facebook debuts its first dedicated virtual reality app, Facebook 360

Facebook has devoted major resources and billions of dollars to virtual reality, but there has been a pretty clear line between what happens in the main Facebook app and what happens on the Oculus Rift and Gear VR.<p>Today, Facebook is intertwining the real and virtual worlds of Facebook a bit by …

Hyperspaces

<b>hyperspaces</b> is ARmedia’s new platform for creating unique Augmented Reality experiences. Experiences, not just contents. Multiple experiences that …

Augmented Reality

This house was 3D-printed in just 24 hours

As we start to 3D-print everything — including houses, of all things — it's pretty impressive that a company built one in just 24 hours.<p>Located in …

Autodesk Project Quantum: the future of BIM?

In an exclusive interview, Martyn Day speaks to Autodesk chief software architect Jim Awe about the company’s vision of the next generation of BIM …

Design a Mars Habitat for a Chance at a $1.1 Million Prize from NASA

Many children and amateur engineers — and even professional engineers — fantasize about designing things for NASA. Most people aren’t aware that NASA works with the public quite often! One of the most interesting ways to interact with NASA is through their Centennial Challenges, where they hold …

Indigenous Peoples

There's lots to learn from these small house plans from the '60s

Every January, as we build up to the big International Builders Show, there are a million stories about model homes and dream house plans, all many …

New Insight plugin features Daylight Autonomy | Insight 360

We’re squeezing in one more release this year! There’s a new version of the Insight Revit plugin available today, and we encourage you to get it …

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Virtual Reality and Architecture

Virtual reality, or VR, has had many lives. Expensive and clunky, VR, whose goal is creating an immersive spatial experience from data, never gained …

Virtual Reality

Augmented reality "will change the way architects work" says Greg Lynn

<b>Venice Architecture Biennale 2016:</b> augmented reality will revolutionise the architecture and construction industries according to architect Greg …

Enscape™: Architectural real-time rendering plugin for Revit, SketchUp & Rhino