What are the advantages of using Structural Insulated Panel?

SIPs or Structural Insulated Panels are used in walls, floors and roofs and provide an eco-friendly, durably, energy efficient and strong material. Building with sips panels results in an extremely sturdy construction. These panels are generally made by plastic foam rigid insulation between a couple of structural skin surfaces like OSB (Oriented Strand Board). SIPs […]
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Implement Real Time BIM In Sketchup

Pluspec Skethucp Plugin is an amazing 4D architectural design plugin with which you can create a real time 3D, 4D and 5D structure in real time with greater detailing to estimate. Building information modeling in Sketchup is no new concept and there are several plugins offering great support to explore more but using Pluspec, you […]
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The BEST Products Showrooms By SITE Mixer Of Art and Architecture

The BEST Products Showroom in Houston, Texas an excellent combination of Art, architecture and commercial structure. Designed by SITE, BEST Showrooms appeared in more books on 20th-century architecture than any other building. The intentionally crumbling brick at that Houston store, known as “Indeterminate Façade,” The other eight showrooms of BEST were also designed by SITE […]
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Estimating Technology LLC Offers Cost Estimating Templates To Help Construction Companies

Recently Estimating Technology LLC issued a press release announcing its launch and new website at http://www.estimatingtechnology.com. The company offers help to all companies who deal with cost estimation. The startup company aims to help engineers, designers, and estimators in reducing the price and time associated with cost estimation with database templates. The database templates come […]
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How To Implement BIM In Your Construction Project

Today we have diversified industries that needs building information modeling to execute their projects. Construction industry is the one which needs most of these support. BIM is not just a tool but a process that supports Virtual Design and Construction (VDC) methodologies, pulling all stakeholders together throughout the entire design and construction process and beyond […]
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Architectural Design – Zero Energy House In Norway

The continues effort to make Eco-green structure, the research center on zero emission buildings and design office Snøhetta partnered up to develop a pilot house near the norwegian town of Larvik. The team have completed the dwelling serves as a platform for assisting knowledge of ‘plus houses’ which produce more energy than they use. The […]
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St Pancras Penthouse Apartment In London – Architectural Design

Spectacular example of architectural design in London, St Pancras Penthouse Apartment has been just remodel by TG-Studio. The apartment is one of three available penthouses in the 52 unit development, covering the top three floors of the landmark’s west tower. Due to the building’s grade 1 listing status, the floor plan had to be broadly […]
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NIBS Developing New Building Information Modeling Guideline

The National Institute of Building Sciences (NIBS) is kicking off development of a new guideline to help building owners, their design teams, and facility managers use building information modeling (BIM) during the building design, construction, and operations process and to better support performance requirements. The National BIM Guideline for Owners, to be developed under the auspices […]
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Faro Technologies Updates PointSense Software For Better Workflow For BIM Users

Faro Technologies is the most trusted source for 3D measurement and imaging technology have released to its PointSense Software to provide better workflow for BIM users. PointSense Software is the leading Surveying and As-Built Documentation software suite for the Architecture, Engineering, and Construction (AEC) industry. The latest updates with the version of 16.5, PointSense now […]
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Digital Landscape Brings 3D Atmosphere To Design

It’s a new age for 3D modeled, animated landscapes, which are used to support construction projects and also, more specifically, to tour city areas and to view businesses, find venues, parking, shops, restaurants etc., according to exact specifications. CityRealm, www.cityrealm.com, Chicago, Ill., has introduced a 3D, animated, experiential Chicago neighborhood guide and platform. The team at […]
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