How BIM 360 Glue Changes Model Use

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Many years ago, we decided Autodesk Navisworks would be our “decoder ring” by which we’d assemble all the different models we work with from start to finish. At a minimum this means subcontractor models, but it also usually includes design models from architects and engineers. Mobile model use, particularly in the field, has never been practical as the few model viewers out there all have a mix of pros and cons. The good news is that Autodesk introduced BIM 360 Glue for the iPad many months ago and it’s changed the way we think about model use. Continue reading…

A Leading EPC’s Experience Using HDS Services on Multiple Projects

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One of the first presentations I attended at HxGN LIVE 2013 was from Tellepsen – a Houston-based contractor that’s partnered with a local scanning company called Truth. They shared lots of great examples, but the one that hit home was their use of point clouds and Navisworks. Continue reading…