China Tops USGBC's List of Top 10 Countries for LEED China Tops USGBC's List of Top 10 Countries for LEED…

China ranked the highest internationally in terms of LEED certified space, with Canada, India, Brazil and the Republic of Korea…
More Than 18,000 Attendees Gathered at Greenbuild More Than 18,000 Attendees Gathered at Greenbuild…

Final numbers are in for Greenbuild, which took place earlier in Los Angeles this month. The event featured 500+ exhibitors.…
CIMdata Publishes AEC Market Overview Report CIMdata Publishes AEC Market Overview Report…

Report includes discussions of trends in the market and how AEC solution providers like Autodesk, Bentley, and Dassault are responding.…
Achieve USGBC LEED Certifcation in Just 4 Weeks Achieve USGBC LEED Certifcation in Just 4 Weeks…

The new LEED v4 Exam Preparation Package from GBRI is offered online, online on-demand, and in-person, and includes study guide,…
 

Bentley Enables 40% Less in Costs on Spiritual Center
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With Bentley software and collaborative modeling Tata Consulting Engineers was able to reduce costs by almost 40 percent for the…
 
AECOM Designs Sustainable Smart City in India AECOM Designs Sustainable Smart City in India…

AECOM deployed ProjectWise as the connected data environment to manage the engineering design data, along with MicroStation and other products.…
 
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Minesto Takes Kite Concept Underwater to Generate Power…
Minesto used CATIA to design their Deep Green tidal power system that uses an underwater kite design to generate power.…
 
HP Enables ESD to Run Revit Reliably…
HP Z Workstations allow Environmental Systems Design to move in and out of the varied models, platforms, and engines to…
 
Algoma Orchards Picks EnerNOC to Reduce Its Energy Use…
Algoma Orchards reduces its energy use by approximately 400 kilowatts with EnerNOC DemandSMART.…
 
Firm Links Data Streams to 3D Model for Better Measurement…
When AEC was selected to carry a measurement & verification plan out for Casey Middle School they turned to IES…
 
New Features on Trimble Unity 3.0 Aim to Ease and Connect New Features on Trimble Unity 3.0 Aim to Ease and…

An app builder, new features, workflows, and integration capabilities are now available to help mobile works connect, use, and gain…
 
Grassroots Effort Launched for Urban Sustainability Grassroots Effort Launched for Urban Sustainability…

Twelve 2030 Districts established across North America aim at urban business models through collaboration, leveraged financing, and shared resources.…
 
Top Nonresidential Design Trends for the Next 10 Years Top Nonresidential Design Trends for the Next 10 Years…

Water conservation, clean energy, composites building materials and BIM are among AIA's top architectural design trends coming in the next…
 
 
Trimble Expands Design Portfolio with Sefaira Acquisition Trimble Expands Design Portfolio with Sefaira Acquisition…

Trimble gains Sefaira's expertise in cloud-based performance analysis software for sustainable and high-performance buildings.…
Top 10 States for LEED Green Building Top 10 States for LEED Green Building…

LEED ranks Illinois on top for green buildings for the third year in a row as green construction begins outpacing…
Green Building Council Names New Leadership Green Building Council Names New Leadership…

Dynamic group of industry leaders with deep market knowledge join USGBC board of directors, advisory council for 2016.…
Location Change for 2016 Building Innovation Conference Location Change for 2016 Building Innovation Conference…

Out-of-town attendees stand to benefit as conference shifts from Washington, D.C., to Arlington, Va., with easier airport access.…
Meet Your Architecture 2030 Challenge Targets Meet Your Architecture 2030 Challenge Targets…

The AIA in partnership with Architecture 2030 announced the AIA+2030 Online Series, to help design professionals meet 2030 Challenge targets.…
Ecobuild Announces New SMART Show Feature for 2016 Ecobuild Announces New SMART Show Feature for 2016…

SMART will be the centerpiece of the Energy section in the expo, with live room sets demonstrating how smart technology…
USGBC Announces Top 10 Countries for LEED USGBC Announces Top 10 Countries for LEED…

While Canada tops the list, Brazil and the Republic of Korea have moved up in the rankings and Turkey and…
Levi\'s Stadium Saves Water with Xylem\'s B&G Products Greenbuild 2016: Designing and Living Like You Give a Damn…

It was an epic Greenbuild 2016 with this being USGBC co-founder Rick Fredrizzi's last as CEO. Here's a look at…
 
A Pragmatic Approach to IoT A Pragmatic Approach to IoT…

Listen to this on-demand webinar as Dell highlights case studies, an architecture framework for IoT technology, and specific solution blueprints.…
Successful Approach of BIM and IPD Used in Stockholm Bypass Successful Approach of BIM and IPD Used in Stockholm Bypass…

Bentley enabled AECOM and AF team of 560+ people in 9 countries, to successfully deliver one of the largest infrastructure…
Multidisciplinary Collaboration Made Easy with ESTECO Multidisciplinary Collaboration Made Easy with ESTECO…

With the ESTECO Enterprise Suite Airworks was able to share and manage simulation data and engineering knowledge effectively allowing for…
CEEE Produced Green Heat Exchangers with Quickparts CEEE Produced Green Heat Exchangers with Quickparts…

Direct metal printing with 3D Systems' Quickparts service brings heat exchanger manufacturing down from months to weeks.…
South Australia Water Saves AUD 3 Million with Bentley South Australia Water Saves AUD 3 Million with Bentley…

The driest state on the driest continent on Earth needed a better way to distribute water, so they turned to…
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The driest state on the driest continent on Earth needed a better way to distribute water, so they turned to…
Going Beyond the IoT to Create New Experiences Going Beyond the IoT to Create New Experiences…

This article provides examples of IoT, from improving air and water quality to automating cars like Tesla's Autosteer and Autopark…
Denmark's AG5 Acheives Greater Productivity with AECOsim Denmark's AG5 Acheives Greater Productivity with AECOsim…

Sustainable design firm AG5 uses AECOsim Building Designer for all their BIM needs, increasing productivity and reducing re-work.…
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SimpsonHaugh used GenerativeComponents and AECOsim to design the mixed-use building, One Blackfriars, in London, meeting sustainable goals.…
Bentley Enables 40% Less in Costs on Spiritual Center…
With Bentley software and collaborative modeling Tata Consulting Engineers was able to reduce costs by almost 40 percent for the 223 acre project.
 
AECOM Designs Sustainable Smart City in India…
AECOM deployed ProjectWise as the connected data environment to manage the engineering design data, along with MicroStation and other products.
 
South Australia Water Saves AUD 3 Million with Bentley…
The driest state on the driest continent on Earth needed a better way to distribute water, so they turned to Bentley Systems.
 
Denmark's AG5 Acheives Greater Productivity with AECOsim…
Sustainable design firm AG5 uses AECOsim Building Designer for all their BIM needs, increasing productivity and reducing re-work.
 
Hawaii Leads In Solar Energy Generation and Soon Integration…
This month's Go Local column focuses on Hawaii's efforts to integrate the abundant solar energy generated locally into the state's electric grid.
 
Algae Shows Great Promise for Renewable Energy…
NREL looks at how algae can provide biofuel for a clean energy future.