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Constructech Magazine selects Autodesk as Top 50 Technology Powerhouse List


“Autodesk offers a lot more than just AutoCAD, Revit, and Navisworks, as it has built out its portfolio to help drive construction toward BIM, which includes cloud services and greater mobility.” —Constructech editors For the sixth year in a row, Autodesk has earned a spot on Constructech Magazine’s Top 50 Technology Powerhouse list. The list is compiled by the magazine’s editors

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Webcast Recording: What’s New in Revit 2016?


The new Autodesk 2016 products were released in April. We covered many of the software releases here on this blog and then had several webcasts to show you what is new. Bill Knittle presented information on the new features in Revit 2016 along with the new features in the Autodesk Building Design Suite 2016.  You can watch the recording here.

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What’s New in the Autodesk Building Design Suite 2016?


Built for Building Information Modeling (BIM), Autodesk Revit software, in the Building Design Suite Premium and Ultimate editions, combines features for architectural design, MEP and structural engineering, and construction, in a single, comprehensive application. The Building Design Suite includes software that enables users to incorporate include real-world data in designs. There are three levels of the Building Design Suite, and

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What’s New in Revit 2016?


The Revit® 2016 release continues to support user productivity with improved software performance and usability enhancements. Navigation during Redraw: Speed navigation by interrupting the display of model elements as you move through the model. Automatically linked views in PDF exports: Improve communication by navigating PDFs exported from Revit more easily. Share your designs as electronic PDF files with automatically linked

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The Value of BIM in Construction


Last year, Autodesk partnered with McGraw Hill Construction to find out if BIM is embraced around the world and whether employing BIM processes have improved business for those companies. Key findings in the report show: 75% of companies report a positive return on BIM investments Contractors are experiencing less errors and rework Companies are expecting to grow work with BIM

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Overcome Data Disarray


Given today’s competitive business climate, controlling costs is essential for the success of a building or construction project. But cost control is a challenge for many firms, especially when project teams and disconnected project data are spread around the world. It is often difficult for firms to produce the accurate, timely material takeoffs needed to estimate and control costs throughout

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Webinar: BIM Team Work. Reworked.


Autodesk amps up BIM with expanded cloud-based collaboration services Join Autodesk for this free webinar to learn more about Autodesk A360 Collaboration for Revit®—a new service that connects building project teams with centralized access to BIM project data in the cloud. With no need for costly IT setup, Autodesk A360 Collaboration for Revit is a turnkey solution that allows project

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