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Smart building market to expand to $22bn in 2017 | ZDNet

Research firm IDC says that spending on technology which makes our cities smarter will reach $21.9 billion by 2018.<p>IDC says that global spending on …

Smart Grids

The Inevitable Shift Towards Building Information Modelling (BIM) in Canada's Construction Sector - Press Release

QUEBEC CITY, QC--(Marketwired - March 27, 2014) - CEFRIO today published a report presenting the highlights of a research project on the use of …

BIM in the Field: BIM for the Landscape Architect

BIM is very well suited for more than tall structures or MEP coordination. A variety of tools are ready to be applied to the tasks of Landscape Architecture design and construction.

Landscape Architecture

Ecobuild BIM Energy Management

BRE's Nick Tune presented at Ecobuild about using Building Information Management (BIM) in the operational phase of a building to help address the performance gap and inform future building design and refurbishment.


Enabling BIM

Michael McCullen from Asta Development explains why successful Building Information Modelling implementation needs project scheduling software and …

Project Management

Come Together: 3 Steps to Linking Your DWG File into Revit

Need a step-by-step guide to help you link DWG file into Autodesk Revit? Learn 3 tips to get DWG and RVT files to work together in perfect BIM …

Text lists in Revit

Not sure when this one showed up in Revit. Anyone else totally miss Revit text bullet/number lists? <br>Seems to me like it just sort of sneaked in there …

Natural Language Processing

Tutorial - Using Revit on Multiple Monitors

It is no secret that Revit does not natively support multiple monitors... At least not without some manual labor.<p>Well, there has been a good …

2013 – Year in Review

Awards season is upon us and it's once again time to recognize exceptional performers and my favorite products on the Revit Add-ons blog.<p>Products …

How Viable Is BIM for Smaller Engineering Firms?

There can be little doubt that the future for the construction industry lies in Building Information Modelling (BIM).<p>Unfortunately, BIM requires …


BIM 5D Services | Revit BIM Outsourcing, BIM Design Drafting: Alluring Features of Various BIM Design and Drafting Services

<b>BIM Design and Drafting Services are one of the most important aspects in architecture modeling that now have been implemented heavily on various</b> …

BIM Process | Design and Construction Firms Reveal Benefits Achieved

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Keys to Designing Your Successful Revit 101 Basic Training

Consider discussing these talking points with the Revit trainer prior to sending your staff to Revit 101 training. Define your training expectations.

Boba Fett mixer

DeviantArt's TommyFilth modded a KitchenAid mixer and gave it a perfect Boba Fett makeover: "I asked for a Kitchenaid mixer for Christmas, I pointed …

Startup: Frozen in Carbonite

Star Wars Death Star Cookie Jar

The Death Star Cookie Jar is a glazed ceramic replica of the moon-sized Imperial battle station from <i>Star Wars</i>. It is available to purchase online …

The Best Star Wars Furniture That Imperial Credits Can Buy

These <i>ARE</i> the Star Wars-inspired furniture you've been looking for! If you're a Star Wars lovers looking to decorate your home with desks, beds, …

Star Wars Death Star Wall Tiles

Artist Victor Brown and Tom Spina Designs worked together to create 14 individually-sculputed <i>Star Wars</i> Death Star wall tiles for a client’s science …

Boing Boing on Twitter: "Ermagherd. It's a Star Wars Christmas sweater."

The Valentine's Day Showstopper

<i>Every so often, we get the chance to reshoot one of our favorite recipes from the Food52 archives.</i><p><i>Today: A cake to launch a thousand ships.</i><p><i>This post is brought to you by our friends at Noritake. Noritake’s Cher Blanc is featured below.</i><p>There's a reason there's no such thing as a wedding pie. Don't …

How to Cook Lobster Mexican-Style, According to Chef Shannon Bard

Chef Shannon Bard from Zapoteca in Portland, ME, brings together Mexico and Maine in lobster tacos.<p>We never say no to lobster, pretty much as a rule, but when we heard about <b>Chef Shannon Bard</b> from Zapoteca restaurant in Portland, Maine, and her <b>chipotle chile lobster tacos</b>, the combination gave us …

Revit MEP 2014 Tutorial | Walkthroughs

Revit MEP 2014 Tutorial | Worksharing