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Olympic Stadium – Bird’s Nest: Accurate Modeling Ensures Architects’ Dreams Come True

The opening and closing ceremonies at the recent Winter Olympics in Beijing gave us another chance to view the distinctive Beijing National Stadium – known affectionately as the ‘Bird’s Nest’. The facility earned that nickname from its irregular structure. The roof is saddle-shaped while the façade is inclined vertically at approximately 13 degrees. Building the …

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Why the Industry Needs the Constructible Process

The Construction Intelligence Center (CIC) forecasts global construction output will rise to US $12.7 trillion by 2022, up from US $10.7 trillion in 2017. Managing that growth will require construction companies to adopt constructible processes. Constructible processes follow the three Cs: • All phases and professions are Connected • Models and Workflows are Content-Enabled • …

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Check out what’s new with Tekla 2022

Tekla 2022 Still different, always better The 2022 Tekla software versions put the future of construction at your fingertips. Keep all project phases and stakeholders in sync with automated and connected workflows. Build cleaner, greener structures with software that supports sustainable construction. Tekla Structures 2022  Embrace automation for quicker collaboration, shorter project times, smoother workflows, …

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Shop the new BuildingPoint Canada online store

It’s easy to start shopping through BuildingPoint’s online store

Follow the steps below to set up your account and get started shopping for the tools and accessories you need to support and complement your existing Trimble systems. 1. Visit BuildingPoint.ca   2. Click the Shop Now button in either the top menu or the homepage banner.   3. Click the Register link in the …

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Tekla Structures - Make the most of your Subscription

Make the Most of Your Tekla Structures Investment

If you’ve ever used Tekla Structures, you know just how powerful it is. With its ability to put accessible, data-rich models at your fingertips and enable more effective collaboration, Tekla Structures continues to improve productivity, profitability, and accuracy for users across Canada. Here’s how you can make the most of your Tekla Structures maintenance/subscription: Take …

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Have you checked out the new BuildingPoint online store?

You already know BuildingPoint Canada for its state-of-the-art solutions and resources designed to streamline communication and collaboration and increase efficiency both on the jobsite and in the office. Now, with the recent launch of its new online store, BuildingPoint is also your one-stop-shop for the tools and accessories to support and complement your existing Trimble …

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Webinar On-Demand: How your precast production benefits from constructible models

This Tekla webinar showcases the benefits of the model-based approach in precast production processes. We will cover advanced workflows for production planning, integrating with automated production systems, model-guided support for assembly and logistics planning. Also, we touch on new ways of collaboration throughout the project from design to site. Host: Tiina Lehtinen, Trimble Marketing Manager …

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Southland Industries performs 30% faster layout on massive LAX project

In 2019, Southland Industries, one of the largest MEP building systems experts in the U.S., was awarded a contract to develop a 7 million square foot consolidated car rental facility at the Los Angeles International Airport (LAX). Given the substantial size of the project and the need to work quickly and precisely, Southland decided to …

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8 ways AR and MR are changing the construction industry

Eight Ways You Can Improve Collaboration and Safety

Working with augmented reality (AR) and mixed reality (MR) can be a game changer for both remote collaboration and improving employee health and safety. Below are eight ways in which these tools benefit the construction industry: 1. Environment Visualization and Sharing: With global collaboration becoming more common and COVID requiring social distancing, site view sharing …

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Mixed reality has a lot more going for it than just the “cool factor” and it is transforming how work is done in the construction industry.

Mixed Reality: It’s Not Just Cool, it’s a Vital Tool

When construction professionals first hear the phrase “mixed reality,” it may conjure up visions of teenagers with virtual reality goggles strapped over their heads, or roaming gamers hunting down imaginary Pokémon characters with their smartphones. The truth is that mixed reality has a lot more going for it than just the “cool factor” and it …

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