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NBS Announces Launch of BIM Object Standard NBS Announces Launch of BIM Object Standard
Press Release Issued by NBS The standard specification will be available free on the NBS National BIM Library website and covers both generic and or manufacturers' BIM objects.
Jon Peddie Research Invites You to Attend Virtualize Jon Peddie Research Invites You to Attend Virtualize
By Jon Peddie Research ConnectPress members can receive a discount for Virtualize, the Remote Graphics and Virtualization Conference taking place October 30.
Fort Wort Dam Design Wins Award Fort Wort Dam Design Wins Award
Press Release Issued by Parsons Brinckerhoff The Fort Worth Dam Upgrade Project designed by Parsons Brinckerhoff has received Asdso's National Rehabilitation Project of the Year Award.
Epson Ships SureColor T-Series Large-Format Color Printers Epson Ships SureColor T-Series Large-Format Color Printers
Press Release Issued by Epson Whether printing retail posters, corporate graphics, CAD drawings or GIS maps, the T-Series printers offer a cost-effective, scalable solution.
ConnectPress Members 10% Off JPR's Virtualization Conference ConnectPress Members 10% Off JPR's Virtualization Conference
Press Release Issued by Jon Peddie Research The Virtualize Conference is taking place October 30 at the Hyatt Regency San Francisco Airport and will feature speakers from Boeing and GE.
2015 Extreme Redesign 3D Printing Challenge Open for Entries 2015 Extreme Redesign 3D Printing Challenge Open for Entries
Press Release Issued by Stratasys Stratasys invites students in engineering, design and art or architecture to submit their designs by February 11, 2015. Get more details here.
Contex Releases MFP Bundles to AEC, GIS Communities Contex Releases MFP Bundles to AEC, GIS Communities
Press Release Issued by Contex Bundled solutions enable users to print, scan, copy and share documents up to 44-inch wide.
AECOM Recognized as a Top Green Design Firm AECOM Recognized as a Top Green Design Firm
Press Release Issued by AECOM AECOM announced today that it is ranked as the #3 green design firm by ENR magazine.
Arup Develops BIM Tool for CERN Arup Develops BIM Tool for CERN
Press Release Issued by ARUP CERN has chosen Arup to undertake conceptual design studies for the tunnel engineering and geotechnical aspects of a future particle accelerator.
ASLA Celebrates National Hispanic Heritage Month ASLA Celebrates National Hispanic Heritage Month
By the American Society of Landscape Architects (ASLA) During this month the American Society of Landscape Architects (ASLA) will spotlight enduring contributions of Hispanic landscape architects.
Omni Fort Worth Hotel & Residences Adopts Solarban Glass Omni Fort Worth Hotel & Residences Adopts Solarban Glass
Press Release Issued by PPG Due in part to the energy efficiency realized with Solarban z50 glass, the Omni Fort Worth Hotel & Residences has earned LEED certification.
Valspar Launches High Durability Exterior Coatings Valspar Launches High Durability Exterior Coatings
Press Release Issued by Valspar The new coatings are 70 percent polyvinylidene fluoride (PVDF)and are low sheen, solar reflective and ENERGY STAR.
ASLA Launches Online Guide to Green Infrastructure ASLA Launches Online Guide to Green Infrastructure
Press Release Issued by ASLA ASLA's new online guide explains the many perks of "green infrastructure" and how it creates proven benefits for communities and the environment.
Trimble Acquires Gehry Technologies Trimble Acquires Gehry Technologies
Press Release Issued by Trimble Trimble and Frank Gehry have announced a strategic alliance to further connect the office to on-site construction technologies.
HP Announces New Line of Z Workstations HP Announces New Line of Z Workstations
Press Release Issued by HP HP today introduced its most powerful Z Workstations, combining increased system expandability, higher-speed memory and multicore updates.
AIA Announces Educational Facility Awards AIA Announces Educational Facility Awards
Press Release Issued by AIA The American Institute of Architects (AIA) has selected 11 educational and cultural facilities for this year's CAE Educational Facility Design Awards.
3DRV Tour Comes to FARO's Florida Headquarters 3DRV Tour Comes to FARO's Florida Headquarters
Press Release Issued by FARO FARO Technologies has announced that it will be hosting the 3DRV Driven by Design Tour on Wednesday, September 24, 2014, in Lake Mary, Florida.
3D Systems and SME Announce Formation of Advisory Board 3D Systems and SME Announce Formation of Advisory Board
Press Release Issued by 3D Systems This new initiative supports 3D printing labs and advanced manufacturing curriculum in High Schools, and includes members from Intel and more.
Trimble Releases New Software for Real Time Construction Trimble Releases New Software for Real Time Construction
Press Release Issued by Trimble Contractors can increase equipment uptime and reduce costs with Trimble Inspector, Trimble Inspector Pro and Trimble Asset Manager.
CADENAS Adds New Cloud and 3D Printng Functionality CADENAS Adds New Cloud and 3D Printng Functionality
Press Release Issued by CADENAS PARTcommunity has now been augmented with the new PARTcloud function where 3D CAD models can be uploaded in the cloud and shared.
IES Announces VE 2014 Feature Pack 1 Available for Download IES Announces VE 2014 Feature Pack 1 Available for Download
Press Release Issued by IES The pack includes a host of updates and new features including updates to IES' latest compliance tool for California’s Title 24 and more.
AIA Announces Highest Architecture Billings Index in Years AIA Announces Highest Architecture Billings Index in Years
Press Release Issued by the AIA Now at its highest level since 2007, the Architecture Billings Index is reflecting robust demand in all construction sectors and geographic regions.
CG/LA Infrastructure Releases Strategic Top 100 List CG/LA Infrastructure Releases Strategic Top 100 List
Press Release Issued by CG/LA Infrastructure The Strategic Top 100 North America List identifies the projects most critical to revitalizing economic competitiveness and opportunity creation.
AECOM Wins Contracts to Develop Water-Management Solutions AECOM Wins Contracts to Develop Water-Management Solutions
Press Release Issued by AECOM AECOM has announced its involvement in three research projects created by Canada's Oil Sands Innovation Alliance (COSIA).
MakerBot Expands Operations to Europe MakerBot Expands Operations to Europe
Press Release Issued by MakerBot MakerBot's current resellers will transition into working with MakerBot Europe, and the new organization will be led by Alexander Hafner.
3D Systems Offers Free Webinars on 3D Printing and More 3D Systems Offers Free Webinars on 3D Printing and More
Press Release Issued by 3D Systems 3D Systems' webinars explore how 3D printing is entering new markets, developing better products faster, creating opportunities for growth, and more.
Lead Green Building Groups Team Up on Codes Lead Green Building Groups Team Up on Codes
Press Release Issued by USGBC The USGBC will collaborate with AIA and other groups on the development of Standard 189.1, the International Green Construction Code (IgCC).
HOK Announces Acquisition of 360 Architecture HOK Announces Acquisition of 360 Architecture
Press Release Issued by HOK HOK's has announced they will acquire 360 Architecture, one of the world's leading sports and entertainment design firms.
World's First Carbon Fiber 3D Printer Available for Order World's First Carbon Fiber 3D Printer Available for Order
Press Release Issued by MarkForged 3D Announced in February, MarkForged released the Mark One 3D Printer. They'll be shipping the second half of this year. Put in your presale order today.
NVIDIA Visual Computing Appliance Now Shipping NVIDIA Visual Computing Appliance Now Shipping
Press Release Issued by NVIDIA The NVIDIA VCA is designed to accelerate ray tracing, ultimately eliminating the need for 3D physical prototypes.
BOXX Upgrades Their Compact Workstation BOXX Upgrades Their Compact Workstation
Press Release Issued by BOXX BOXX Technologies introduced the latest version of the 3DBOXX 4150 XTREME, a 4th generation (Devil's Canyon) Intel Core i7 processor.
Lenovo Launches New ThinkStation P Workstation Series Lenovo Launches New ThinkStation P Workstation Series
Press Release Issued by Lenovo Lenovo recently announced the ThinkStation P workstations series that is focused on offering performance, reliability and usability.
See BOXX's Remote Access Solution at SIGGRAPH 2014 See BOXX's Remote Access Solution at SIGGRAPH 2014
Press Release Issued by BOXX Technologies BOXX will be on the show floor at SIGGRAPH this week where users can get a look at their new remote access XTREME Desktop Infrastructure solutions.
ASLA's Survey Shows Marked Rise in Billable Hours ASLA's Survey Shows Marked Rise in Billable Hours
Press Release Issued by the American Society of Landscape Architects The American Society of Landscape Architects Business Quarterly survey benchmarks key statistics such as billable hours, inquiries, and hiring plans.
Textura Announces Revenue Increase of 60% for Latest Quarter Textura Announces Revenue Increase of 60% for Latest Quarter
Press Release Issued by Textura In addition to a revenue increase of 60% for the latest quarter, Textura announced that cash flow from operations turned positive for the quarter.
Archway Systems Announces Release of VersaCAD 2014 Archway Systems Announces Release of VersaCAD 2014
Press Release Issued by Archway Systems Since May Archway Systems has been offering the latest version of VersaCAD, which now has interoperability as DWG, DXF and IGES formats.
AMD Releases New Graphics Cards at Siggraph AMD Releases New Graphics Cards at Siggraph
Press Release Issued by AMD AMD announces its next generation family of workstation graphics cards, delivering more memory, to help increase productivity in customer workflows.
NVIDIA Reveals Next Generation of GPUs at Siggraph NVIDIA Reveals Next Generation of GPUs at Siggraph
Press Release Issued by NVIDIA Run applications such as the Autodesk Design Suite and Dassault Systemes SOLIDWORKS 2014 40 percent faster than previous Quadro cards.
AMEC Chosen for U.S. Space Fence Radar System Project AMEC Chosen for U.S. Space Fence Radar System Project
Press Release Issued by AMEC AMEC will deliver facilities and infrastructure for the Space Fence program including radar array buildings, power generation plants, and more.
Building Systems Design Announces Release of SLE Cloud Building Systems Design Announces Release of SLE Cloud
Press Release Issued by Building System Design The software service has all the advantages of the SQL Server database product, with additional benefits attributable to Internet access.
McGraw Hill Construction Announces New SmartMarket Report McGraw Hill Construction Announces New SmartMarket Report
Press Release Issued by McGraw Hill Construction The report reveals owners, architects and contractors differ in their choice of a delivery system based on cost, schedule, and client satisfaction.
DYNAMO 3D Announces D3D ONE EVO
Press Release Issued by DYNAMO 3D DYNAMO 3D has launched the new D3D ONE EVO high speed 3D printer, featuring remote diagnostic control and high volume work plans.
Buildings-Focused STEM Education Program Reaches Milestone Buildings-Focused STEM Education Program Reaches Milestone
Press Release Issued by NIBS The Mars City Facility Ops Challenge is a STEM program geared toward introducing high school and community college students to building sciences.
Treehouse Project Pairs Green Technology With Collaboration Treehouse Project Pairs Green Technology With Collaboration
Press Release Issued by MetroNational True to its name, The Treehouse brings outdoor elements indoors, combining modern design, innovative technology, and green building principles.
AIA Partners with alliantgroup to Offer Energy Tax Services AIA Partners with alliantgroup to Offer Energy Tax Services
Press Release Issued by the AIA The AIA today named alliantgroup as its Exclusive Partner for the Energy Efficient Commercial Building Deduction and other corporate tax services.
AMD FirePro W8100 Outperforms Closest Competing Product AMD FirePro W8100 Outperforms Closest Competing Product
Press Release Issued by AMD AMD has launched its FirePro W8100 graphics card, enabling new levels of workstation performance delivered by AMD Graphics Core Next architecture.
Hexagon Announces Acquisition of Vero Software Hexagon Announces Acquisition of Vero Software
Press Release Issued by Hexagon Hexagon's acquisition of Vero strengthens its software offerings, extending their reach to include computer aided manufacturing planning software.
Epson Launches SureColor T-Series Large-Format Color Printer Epson Launches SureColor T-Series Large-Format Color Printer
Press Release Issues by Epson Epson America has introduced its next-generation family of large-format color printers--the Epson SureColor T3270, T5270, T7270, T5270D, and T7270D.
AIA Backs New Performance-based Guide Developed by NIBS AIA Backs New Performance-based Guide Developed by NIBS
Press Release Issued by the AIA The AIA has announced its support for the National Performance-Based Design Guide (NPBDG), developed by the National Institute of Building Sciences.
JTB World Offers FlexReport Tool for Many Applications JTB World Offers FlexReport Tool for Many Applications
By JTB World JTB FlexReport is an inexpensive solution that helps companies optimize software purchases by tracking license usage and forecasting future trends.
EnvisionCAD Offers Two Courses for Bentley's InRoads Suite EnvisionCAD Offers Two Courses for Bentley's InRoads Suite
By EnvisionCAD EnvisionCAD will be offering two training events for Bentley's InRoads Suite in August and September.
Registration Now Open for Bentley's Year in Infrastructure Registration Now Open for Bentley's Year in Infrastructure
Press Release Issued by Bentley Bentley Systems' Year in Infrastructure 2014 Conference will be held Nov. 4-6 at the Hilton London Metropole.
McGraw Hill Announces $20K in Sweetstake Prizes McGraw Hill Announces $20K in Sweetstake Prizes
Press Release Issued by McGraw Hill McGraw Hill Construction's Sweets online resource announces Sweetstakes, offering $20K in cash and prices. Hurry you have until October!
Trimble Participates In First-Ever White House Maker Faire Trimble Participates In First-Ever White House Maker Faire
Press Release Issued by Trimble Through SketchUp, used by 30 million designers, builders and makers of things every year, Trimble has become closely involved with the Maker Movement.
ASLA Reports Record Registration for Annual Meeting & EXPO ASLA Reports Record Registration for Annual Meeting & EXPO
Press Release Issued by ASLA Coming up this fall in Denver, the ASLA 2014 Annual Meeting & EXPO already has more registrants than it has had in the previous six years.
The New York Construction Awards Honors AEC Leaders The New York Construction Awards Honors AEC Leaders
Press Release Issued by Anchin, Block & Anchin The New York Construction Awards honored industry innovators, leaders and rising stars at Bloomberg Headquarters in New York City on June 19th.
AIA Votes to Adopt New Board Structure AIA Votes to Adopt New Board Structure
Press Release is Issued by the AIA At the AIA's national convention delegates approved a plan to restructure the Institute's governance to make it more responsive to member needs.
AIA Elects Russell A. Davidson, FAIA, as 2016 President AIA Elects Russell A. Davidson, FAIA, as 2016 President
Press Release is Issued by the AIA The AIA also elected William J. Bates and Francis M. Pitts as 2015-16 Vice Presidents, in addition to choosing John A. Padilla as Secretary.
Mcor's 3D Color Printing now Enabled in Photoshop CC Mcor's 3D Color Printing now Enabled in Photoshop CC
Press Release Issued by Mcor Technologies Mcor Technologies announced that the profile for their Mcor IRIS 3D printer is included in the latest version of Adobe Photoshop CC.
CEO Bill Turner to Speak at Expos in New Orleans and Boston CEO Bill Turner to Speak at Expos in New Orleans and Boston
Press Release Issued by Turner Building Science & Design Bill Turner of Turner Building Science & Design will present at two expos on techniques to achieve sustainable, high-performance buildings.
Announcing the 3Dconnexion SpaceMouse Pro Wireless Announcing the 3Dconnexion SpaceMouse Pro Wireless
Press Release Issued by 3dConnexion With SpaceMouse Pro Wireless users can smoothly pan, zoom and rotate models and camera views and have access to 15 application commands.
USGBC Announces Six World Cup Stadiums Are LEED Certified USGBC Announces Six World Cup Stadiums Are LEED Certified
Press Release Issued by USGBC The Maracana stadium in Rio de Janeiro, current host of the 2014 FIFA World Cup, has been LEED certified, along with five other World Cup stadiums.
ASLA Elevates 32 Landscape Architects to Council of Fellows ASLA Elevates 32 Landscape Architects to Council of Fellows
Press Release Issued by ASLA The American Society of Landscape Architects will recognize 32 new members of the Council of Fellows at ASLA's Annual Meeting & Expo. in November.
Five Key Building Priorities Highlighted Five Key Building Priorities Highlighted
Press Release Issued by National Institute of Building Sciences Consultative Council NIBS Consultative Council released its 2013 report, "Moving Forward: Findings and Recommendations from the Consultative Council."
HP Launches New Large Format PageWide Technology HP Launches New Large Format PageWide Technology
Press Release Issued by HP HP has announced the release of its new inkjet-based PageWide Technology for large-format printing.
Institute Releases New Performance-Based Design Guide Institute Releases New Performance-Based Design Guide
Press Release Issued by National Institute of Building Sciences (NIBS) The National Performance-Based Design Guide (NPBDG) Beta Version 0.5 is a free, online tool, available for reference and public comment.
Green Homes Show Growth in a Recovering Market Green Homes Show Growth in a Recovering Market
Press Release Issued by McGraw According to McGraw Hill's new report, single and multifamily housing projects account for about 45% of all construction projects in the U.S.
USGBC Report Ranks Canada as No. 1 Country for LEED USGBC Report Ranks Canada as No. 1 Country for LEED
Press Release Issued by USGBC LEED in Motion: Canada is the latest in a series of reports from USGBC designed to provide a holistic snapshot of the green building movement.
Textura Named one of Chicago's Fastest Growing Company Textura Named one of Chicago's Fastest Growing Company
Press Release Issued by Textura Textura who provides collaboration tools for the construction industry has been ranked No. 8 on Crain's Chicago Business Fast Fifty list for 2014.
Trimble Acquires MAYBIM to Enhance MEP/BIM Trimble Acquires MAYBIM to Enhance MEP/BIM
Press Release Issued by Trimble MAYBIM is a leader in 3D BIM with a focus on mechanical, electrical and plumbing (MEP) services across the U.S.
Vision Task Force Foretells Projects to Be Built in 2021 Vision Task Force Foretells Projects to Be Built in 2021
Press Release Issued by National Institute of Building Sciences A task force of the NIBS buildingSMART Alliance launched a website offering a glimpse into the future of the building industry.
Bentley Sponsors ZeigWhite A/E Industry Awards Conference Bentley Sponsors ZeigWhite A/E Industry Awards Conference
Press Release Issued by ZeigWhite Bentley Systems is the Gold Sponsor of the 2014 Hot Firm and A/E Industry Awards Conference, held on September 25-26 in Beverly Hills, California.
SAP Customers Showcase Cloud Success at SAPPHIRE NOW SAP Customers Showcase Cloud Success at SAPPHIRE NOW
Press Release Issued by SAP Bentley Systems will present several sessions around how the cloud empowers greater human and customer engagement.
Smartgeometry Applications Extended to June 1st Smartgeometry Applications Extended to June 1st
Announcement by Smartgeometry The deadline to apply to the sg2014 Workshops in Hong Kong has been extended to June 1st and speakers have also been announced.
Lenovo Outperforms Market in 4th Quarter and Full Year Lenovo Outperforms Market in 4th Quarter and Full Year
Press Release Issued by Lenovo Results for the fourth fiscal quarter and full-year ended March 31, 2014, with record full-year revenue of US $38.7 billion, an increase of 14%.
Take the NVIDIA GRID Test Drive Take the NVIDIA GRID Test Drive
Press Release Issued by NVIDIA Test the power of NVIDIA's GRID technology for cloud-delivered graphics acceleration in this 24-hour test drive.
ConnectPress Launches PLM Focused Community ConnectPress Launches PLM Focused Community
Press Release Issued by ConnectPress ConnectPress is proud to announce its latest community website, PLMConnections.com a site focusing on most of the major PLM solutions.
IgCC Set to Add Outcome-based Compliance Path to Code IgCC Set to Add Outcome-based Compliance Path to Code
Press Release Issued by Press Release Issued by the National Institute of Building Sciences The International Green Construction Code (IgCC) development committee is planning to add outcome-based compliance path to the code.
3D Printing Industry Exceeds $3 Billion Milestone 3D Printing Industry Exceeds $3 Billion Milestone
Press Release Issued by Wohlers Associates Wohlers Associates announced the publication of Wohlers Report 2014. The report marks the 19th consecutive year of its availability.
Jon Peddie Research Conducts Two New Surveys Jon Peddie Research Conducts Two New Surveys
Announcement by Jon Peddie Research JPR's CAD and Virtualization surveys are up now. Hurry for your chance to share your views and win prizes. The CAD survey won't last long.
Summer Issue of Altus Volvo Covers KOREC's Latest Products Summer Issue of Altus Volvo Covers KOREC's Latest Products
Press Release Issued by KOREC The latest issue of Altus Volo, KOREC's newsletter dedicated to the rail industry, is now available.
Cad-Capture Chosen to Perform School Building Documentation Cad-Capture Chosen to Perform School Building Documentation
By Cad-Capture Trafford Council has chosen Cad-Capture to carry out measured building surveys and CAD updates on a number of secondary schools in the region.
HP Extends Z Workstation Family into Virtualization Realm HP Extends Z Workstation Family into Virtualization Realm
Press Release Issued by HP HP announced a virtual workstation solution that provides secure, remote access to workstation-class applications from a variety of devices.
Research and Markets Announces Green Building Report Research and Markets Announces Green Building Report
Press Release Issued by Research and Markets The report focuses on green building materials like framing, insulation, roofing, exterior siding and interior finishing.
AEC Digital Solutions' CEO Departs AEC Digital Solutions' CEO Departs
Press Release Issued by AEC Digital Solutions LLC AEC Digital Solutions announced a corporate restructuring in an effort to expand efforts to provide BIM management services to the US and the UK.
USGBC Launches Real-time Green Building Data Resources USGBC Launches Real-time Green Building Data Resources
Press Release Issued by USGBC The new online data visualization resource highlights real-time green building data for each state in the U.S. and Washington, D.C.
Board and 2015 Conference Venue Named by AMUG Board and 2015 Conference Venue Named by AMUG
Press Release issued by Additive Manufacturing Users Group (AMUG) The AMUG has announced its 2014—2015 board and that its 2015 Education & Training Conference will be held in Jacksonville.
Perkins+Will Chooses Nasuni for Data Storage and Protection Perkins+Will Chooses Nasuni for Data Storage and Protection
Press Release Issued by Perkins+Will Nasuni's cloud-integrated storage service enables Perkins+Will to give 25 worldwide offices fast access to a more than 100 terabyte fileshare.
Panzura Announces AEC Customers Doubling in Only One Quarter Panzura Announces AEC Customers Doubling in Only One Quarter
Press Release Issued by Panzura Panzura, provider of global locking file systems, reports exponential growth in the AEC market.
Fifteenth Annual COFES Concludes Fifteenth Annual COFES Concludes
Press Release Issued by Cyon Research Design and engineering software visionaries gathered for the annual Congress on the Future of Engineering Software in Scottsdale, Arizona.
AIA Selects the 2014 COTE Top Ten Green Projects AIA Selects the 2014 COTE Top Ten Green Projects
Press Release Issued by AIA Now in it's 18th year, the COTE projects showcase excellence in ecological design principles and reduced energy consumption.
AIA Unveils New White Paper on Design Contracts AIA Unveils New White Paper on Design Contracts
Press Release Issued by AIA By measuring the movement of design contracts the AIA is able to trace the path of resources into the design and construction industry.
Tekla Acquires Field3D Business from SVS Innovations Tekla Acquires Field3D Business from SVS Innovations
Press Release Issued by Tekla Field3D is a 3D collaboration software solution for BIM that works on mobile devices, where users can access complete 3D model information.
Trimble Launches SketchUp Mobile Viewer for iPad Trimble Launches SketchUp Mobile Viewer for iPad
Press Release Issued by Trimble The app allows iPad users to store and access their own 3D models, as well as explore and download models from the SketchUp 3D Warehouse.
USGBC Announces 2016 Greenbuild Will Be Held in Los Angeles USGBC Announces 2016 Greenbuild Will Be Held in Los Angeles
Press Release Issued by the U.S. Green Building Council While the 2014 Greenbuild Conference will be in New Orleans this year, the the 2016 conference will be held in Los Angeles instead of San Diego.
Fiatech Hosts the CETI Awards to Recognize New Innovators Fiatech Hosts the CETI Awards to Recognize New Innovators
Press Release Issued by Fiatech Fiatech hosted the Celebration of Technology & Innovation (CETI) awards gala where Bentley Systems was recognized for the Crossrail project.
3D Printing Market to Grow to US$16.2 Billion by 2018 3D Printing Market to Grow to US$16.2 Billion by 2018
Press Release Issued by Canalys The 3D printing market reached US$2.5 billion globally in 2013. Canalys predicts that this will rise to US$3.8 billion in 2014 and continue to grow.
Don't Miss IMAGINiT's Virtual Event Don't Miss IMAGINiT's Virtual Event
Announcement By IMAGINiT Technologies IMAGINiT is hosting a free virtual event on best practices for improving collaboration on Thursday April 24, 2014. Register today!
AIA Endorses Expired Energy Efficiency Tax Incentives Act AIA Endorses Expired Energy Efficiency Tax Incentives Act
Press Release Issued by the American Institute of Architects Senator Cardin's bill allows building owners to claim a tax deduction to install systems that reduce total energy costs by 50 percent or more.
Free Webinar to Focus on Outcome-Based Pathways Free Webinar to Focus on Outcome-Based Pathways
Press Release Issued by the National Institute of Building Sciences The National Institute of Building Sciences will host a free webinar April 10, to introduce the new emerging energy performance concept.
AIA Celebrates National Architecture Week, April 6-12 AIA Celebrates National Architecture Week, April 6-12
Press Release Issued by the American Institute of Architects A public awareness campaign from the AIA for National Architecture Week highlights the positive role architects and design play in communities.
Foster + Partners Selected to Design Towers in San Francisco Foster + Partners Selected to Design Towers in San Francisco
Press Release Issued by Foster + Partners TMG Partners and Northwood Investors LLC have chosen Foster + Partners to design the First and Mission project in San Francisco.
Contex Offers Deal for IQ Quattro Scanner Contex Offers Deal for IQ Quattro Scanner
Press Release Issued by Contex Americas For a limited time customers can save more than 10% when they purchase their wide format scanner, the IQ Quattro 4490 ScanStation.
ASLA to Promote Career Discovery Theme in April ASLA to Promote Career Discovery Theme in April
Press Release Issued by ASLA As part of National Landscape Architecture Month in April, landscape architects will promote the landscape architecture profession to students.
NVIDIA Introduces Iray VCA at GPU Technology Conference NVIDIA Introduces Iray VCA at GPU Technology Conference
Press Release Issued by NVIDIA The NVIDIA Iray Visual Computing Appliance (VCA) combines hardware and software to greatly accelerate the work of NVIDIA Iray.
Treofab Enters the 3D Printing Market Differently Treofab Enters the 3D Printing Market Differently
Press Release Issued by Treofab Treofab is an online marketplace for 3D goods, bringing 3D printing to the consumer, 3D product designer and manufacturer of 3D printed objects.
Business Advantage Announces Results of CAD Trends Survey Business Advantage Announces Results of CAD Trends Survey
Press Release Issued by Business Advantage The survey covers 14 Trends, from 3D modeling and Building Information Modeling (BIM) to cloud-based CAD, simulation, 3D printing and more.
Reed's Intelligent Leads Brings 300,000 Leads to Contractors Reed's Intelligent Leads Brings 300,000 Leads to Contractors
Press Release Issued by Reed Construction Data Designed with contractors in mind, Reed Construction Data's new Intelligent Leads delivers visibility into construction project opportunities.
Paul Saffo to Keynote COFES 2014 Paul Saffo to Keynote COFES 2014
Press Release Issued by Cyon Research Technology forecaster Paul Saffo will discuss how to adjust expectations and plan for the year 2020, now only six years away at COFES 2014.
AIA Backs National Design Services Act to Curb Student Debt AIA Backs National Design Services Act to Curb Student Debt
Press Release Issued by the American Institute of Architects The NDSA provides loan assistance to architecture students and recent graduates who contribute their design services to underserved areas.
McGraw Hill Construction Recognized for Editorial Excellence McGraw Hill Construction Recognized for Editorial Excellence
Press Release Issued by McGraw Hill Construction Architectural Record, GreenSource and Engineering News-Record, published by McGraw Hill Construction, won four Neal awards for editorial excellence.
Construction Industry Adds 15,000 Jobs Construction Industry Adds 15,000 Jobs
Press Release Issued by Associated General Contractors of America However, association officials noted that as the industry adds jobs many firms report they are already having a hard time finding skilled workers.
Cyon Research Opens 2014 Global Survey Cyon Research Opens 2014 Global Survey
Press Release Issued by Cyon Survey explores the decision criteria, outlook, and technology plans of firms that use CAD, CAE, PDM, PLM, and BIM software.
Groups Challenge Efforts to Subvert Energy Efficiency Bill Groups Challenge Efforts to Subvert Energy Efficiency Bill
Press Release Issued by the American Institute of Architects The AIA and nearly 1,000 businesses are urging Congress to reject efforts to repeal legislation to reduce energy use in federal buildings by 2030.
Environmental Policy Alliance Questions LEED Certification Environmental Policy Alliance Questions LEED Certification
Press Release Issued by the Environmental Policy Alliance LEED Exposed, a project of the Environmental Policy Alliance, indicates LEED-certified buildings actually use more energy than uncertified buildings.
Jerry Yudelson Announces His List of Green Building Trends Jerry Yudelson Announces His List of Green Building Trends
Press Release Issued by Yudelson Associates At the top of Yudelson's 2014 list is the prediction that Green building in North America will continue its strong growth in 2014.
Dell Precision Workstations to Design Tomorrow's Innovations Dell Precision Workstations to Design Tomorrow's Innovations
Press Release Issued by Dell HOK, Shelby American and Monash University rely on Dell Precision workstations to deliver high-performance designs.
ASLA Announces Results of Survey on 2014 Industry Trends ASLA Announces Results of Survey on 2014 Industry Trends
Press Release Issued by the American Society of Landscape Architects ASLA's survey asked residential landscape architecture professionals about the estimated popularity of various design elements for 2014.
Trimble Announces SketchUp2014 With More 3D and BIM Tools Trimble Announces SketchUp2014 With More 3D and BIM Tools
Press Release Issued by Trimble Trimble's SketchUp2014 is the latest version of its popular 3D modeling platform and includes an expanded 3D Warehouse and more BIM workflow tools.
Canon Announces New Large Format, Affordable Printer Series Canon Announces New Large Format, Affordable Printer Series
Press Release Issued by Canon U.S.A. Canon's new SE Series offers a cost-effective easy-to-use solution for on-the-spot in-house printing in retail, education and government industries.
Annual Urban Coastal Research Symposium March 12 Annual Urban Coastal Research Symposium March 12
Press Release Issued by Julie Du Brow/Santa Monica Bay Restoration Commission The symposium will cover a wide range of topics, from wetland restoration to Marine Protected Areas (MPA) and watershed-level greening efforts.
AMD's Remote GPU Cloud Solutions are Certified for CAD AMD's Remote GPU Cloud Solutions are Certified for CAD
Press Release Issued by AMD The AMD FirePro R5000 remote graphics card has been fully tested and certified by Autodesk, Bentley, Dassault Systemes and Siemens PLM software.
NVIDIA Announces Annual GPU Technology Conference in March NVIDIA Announces Annual GPU Technology Conference in March
Press Release Issued by NVIDIA Held this year in San Jose, Calif., NVIDIA's annual GPU Technology Conference (GTU) will run from March 24-27 and explore recent GPU-driven innovations.
Lira Luis Starts Leapfrog Project to Rebuild Tacloban
Press Release Issued by Atalier Lira Luis (ALLL) Architect Lira Luis initiated the Leapfrog Project to spur rebuilding in Tacloban following the destruction caused by Typhoon Haiyan.
HP Announces New Mobile Print Capabilities for SMBs HP Announces New Mobile Print Capabilities for SMBs
Press Release Issued by HP The HP Color LaserJet Pro MFP M476 offers mobile print solutions that allow users to print or access content anywhere and with almost any device.
AIA Announces Slight Uptick in Architecture Billings Index AIA Announces Slight Uptick in Architecture Billings Index
Press Release Issued by the American Institute of Architects An economic indicator of construction activity, January's ABI score was slightly higher than in December and reflects an increase in design services.
Bluebeam Software Announces the Launch of Revu 12 Bluebeam Software Announces the Launch of Revu 12
Press Release Issued by Bluebeam Software Revu's enhancements enable users in document-intensive industries to digitally collaborate on project documents and connect the office to the field.
GBI Offers Free Online Course for Green Globes Professionals GBI Offers Free Online Course for Green Globes Professionals
Press Release Issued by the Green Building Initiative Until April 15 GBI will provide free access to its online certification course for GGPs. Architects can also earn five AIA learning hours.
USGBC Ranks States by Number of LEED-certified Buildings USGBC Ranks States by Number of LEED-certified Buildings
Press Release Issued by the U.S. Green Building Council The USGBC's list highlights the regions around the country that are at the forefront of sustainable building design and transformation.
Contex Debuts Virtual Demonstration Room for Resellers Contex Debuts Virtual Demonstration Room for Resellers
Press Release Issued by Contex The Demo Room allows distributors and resellers to virtually demonstrate the company's award-winning scanners and solutions.
ASLA Announces Results From Business Quartlery Survey ASLA Announces Results From Business Quartlery Survey
Press Release Issued by the American Society of Landscape Architects Firms reported improvement in business in the American Society of Landscape Architects' survey, as well as intentions to hire more staff in 2014.
Smartgeometry Call for Clusters Extended to March 9th Smartgeometry Call for Clusters Extended to March 9th
Announcemnt by Smartgeometry sg2014 will be held at the Chinese University of Hong Kong, China in July and submissions for the Urban Compaction theme are due March 9, 2014.
Upcoming Webinar February 25th on EXALEAD OnePart Upcoming Webinar February 25th on EXALEAD OnePart
Announcement by Dassault Systemes ConnectPress EXALEAD OnePart is an application for locating and reusing 2D/3D legacy parts, designs, and associated documentation.
Dell Adds MakerBot 3D Printing to Portfolio Dell Adds MakerBot 3D Printing to Portfolio
Press Release Issued by Dell By adding MakerBot products engineers can design and test new product concepts quickly and architects can create 3D prototypes during the design phase.
APP Lab Offers Students Space to Collaborate on Mobile Apps APP Lab Offers Students Space to Collaborate on Mobile Apps
Press Release Issued by Drexel University Thanks to Bentley Systems, Drexel has established an Application Development Laboratory (APP Lab) providing a dedicated space for students to meet.
SmartInk Redline Offers Fast Access to As-built Information SmartInk Redline Offers Fast Access to As-built Information
Press Release Issued by Anoto SmartInk Redline provides a record of the mark ups in a PDF file and can be used with any AutoCAD-based product, Revit and MicroStation.
RAPID on Pace for Largest in Conference's 24-Year History RAPID on Pace for Largest in Conference's 24-Year History
Press Release Issued by Society of Manufacturing Engineers The 3D printing conference has already confirmed more than 12,000 square feet in exhibitor space and is on pace to pass RAPID 2007's record of 17,000.
18 Architects to Receive the Young Architects Award 18 Architects to Receive the Young Architects Award
By AIA The AIA award, now in its 21st year, honors individuals who have made significant contributions to the profession early in their careers.
Commercial Sector Will See Gains in Construction Spending Commercial Sector Will See Gains in Construction Spending
Press Release Issued by the American Institute of Architects Improvements in the economy and commercial property market are factoring into a projected increase in growth for the design and construction industry.
Rembrandt 3D Allows Users to Virtually Visit Fallingwater Rembrandt 3D Allows Users to Virtually Visit Fallingwater
Press Release Issued by Rembrandt 3D Rembrandt 3D has joined Emmy Award Winner Ken Love in creating the 3D stereoscopic film of the Frank Lloyd Wright masterwork, Fallingwater.
Stratasys 3D Printers Help Energize Developing Regions Stratasys 3D Printers Help Energize Developing Regions
Press Release Issued by Stratasys Companies are using FDM 3D printing technology to create innovative energy solutions that aid those without reliable electricity.
The AIA Launches Online Contract Document Service With ACD5 The AIA Launches Online Contract Document Service With ACD5
Press Release Issued by AIA The powerful new online contract document service offers anytime, anywhere access to more than 180 AIA Contract Documents forms and agreements.
MicroStation Users Can Now Control Tag Data MicroStation Users Can Now Control Tag Data
Press Release Issued by Axiom Axiom announces the release of a major enhancement to Global File Changer.
Photoshop CC Adds 3D Printing Capability Photoshop CC Adds 3D Printing Capability
Press Release Issued by Adobe Designs can be printed to a locally connected 3D printer like Makerbot or online 3D print services from Shapeways.
AIA Recognizes D.C. Metro for its Enduring Excellence AIA Recognizes D.C. Metro for its Enduring Excellence
Press Release Issued by the American Institute of Architects Although its designer Harry Weese passed away in 1998, the D.C. Metro continues to fulfill his vision and recently won the AIA Twenty-five Year Award.
AECOM Will Oversee Hong Kong's Transit Upgrade AECOM Will Oversee Hong Kong's Transit Upgrade
Press Release Issued by AECOM Overseeing improvements in Hong Kong's transit infrastructure, AECOM will help commuters shave off nearly two thirds of their travel time.
AIA Offers Congress Ideas to Ignite the Construction Economy AIA Offers Congress Ideas to Ignite the Construction Economy
Press Release Issued by the American Institute of Architects If implemented by Congress, the AIA's 'Punch List' will improve the nation's energy efficiency, infrastructure and resiliency, and also create jobs.
New Tool Allows Designers to Make Sustainable Choices Early New Tool Allows Designers to Make Sustainable Choices Early
Press Release Issued by Architecture 2030 Dedicated to slowing climate change, Architecture 2030 releases its 2030 Palette to help change energy consumption patterns in the built environment.
Nest's Smart Household Devices Attract Google's Interest Nest's Smart Household Devices Attract Google's Interest
Press Release Issued by Google With Google's support, Nest will be even better placed to build simple, thoughtful devices such as the popular Nest Learning Thermostat.
3D Systems' CES 2014 Lineup Focuses on the Consumer 3D Systems' CES 2014 Lineup Focuses on the Consumer
Press Release Issued By 3D Systems 3D Systems showcased over a dozen 3D printers targeted for the consumer at the 2014 Consumer Electronics Show (CES).
will.i.am Brings Creative Vision to 3D Systems will.i.am Brings Creative Vision to 3D Systems
Press Release Issued By 3D Systems 3D Systems announced is has named entertainer will.i.am its new chief creative officer. His new role will be to drive mainstream use of 3D printing.
Contex and HP Partner on Scanning Solutions Contex and HP Partner on Scanning Solutions
Press Release Issued by Contex Contex has introduced six new MFP scanning solutions developed with HP. The products are specially priced until January 31, 2014.
ConnectPress Announces New Home Page Design ConnectPress Announces New Home Page Design
Press Release Issued by ConnectPress The new interface highlights video and has dedicated sections for industries like Aerospace, Automotive, Building, etc.
BIM Helps Contractors Improve Productivity, Quality and More BIM Helps Contractors Improve Productivity, Quality and More
Press Release Issued by McGraw Hill Construction McGraw Hill Construction's new report reveals the positive return on investment seen by contractors around the world who use BIM in their projects.
SBIC Beyond Green Awards Presented at Building Innovation SBIC Beyond Green Awards Presented at Building Innovation
Press Release Issued by NIBS The top prize in the High-Performance Buildings Category went to DPR Construction's Phoenix Regional Office.
MakerBot Launches New Products at CES MakerBot Launches New Products at CES
Press Release Issued by CES Announced at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES), MakerBot debuted its fifth generation of new 3D printers.
HP Unveils First 27-inch All-in-one Workstation HP Unveils First 27-inch All-in-one Workstation
Press Release Issued by HP The HP Z1 now comes in a 27-inch touch screen available with Windows 8 Touch and Intel Thunderbolt 2 capabilities.
GBI Announces New Leadership and Green Building Goals GBI Announces New Leadership and Green Building Goals
Press Release Issued by the Green Building Initiative Leading speaker, author, green building advocate and LEED Fellow Jerry Yudelson will help grow GBI's Green Globes rating system.
Arup Provides Aviation Consulting for the Win Arup Provides Aviation Consulting for the Win
Press Release Issued by Arup Arup assisted the Airports of the Future consortium to win the recent auction of the Rio de Janeiro International Airport for $8 billion.
3D Systems Adds More than 100 Xerox Engineers to Team 3D Systems Adds More than 100 Xerox Engineers to Team
Press Release Issued by 3D Systems 3D Systems has announced the acquisition of Xerox's solid ink engineering and development teams, whose experience they will add to their own.
The Coordinate Metrology Society Unveils New Report The Coordinate Metrology Society Unveils New Report
Press Release Issued by Coordinate Metrology Society A new report from the Coordinate Metrology Society (CMS) discusses how decisions made during and after measurement affect the final result.
HPD Can Contribute to LEED Certification HPD Can Contribute to LEED Certification
Press Release Issued by GreenCE Building product manufacturers have several new opportunities to get specified by contributing more points on projects under LEED v4.
HOK to Support Palace of Westminster's Restoration HOK to Support Palace of Westminster's Restoration
Press Release Issued by HOK Partnering with Deloitte Real Estate and AECOM, HOK will tackle the significant work that needs to be undertaken at the Palace of Westminster.
Tech Soft 3D Announces Acquisition of tetra4D Tech Soft 3D Announces Acquisition of tetra4D
Press Release Issued by Tech Soft 3D Tech Soft 3D, developer of Adobe's 3D PDF technology, has acquired tetra4D, a provider of 3D PDF technology to the end user market.
Arup Hires Larry Wise to Lead Maritime Assignments Arup Hires Larry Wise to Lead Maritime Assignments
Press Release Issued by Arup Wise is a seasoned coastal and marine engineer with more than 18 years of experience in the marine and environmental industries.
46 Continuing Education Units Offered at Building Innovation 46 Continuing Education Units Offered at Building Innovation
Press Release Issued by The National Institute of Building Sciences Building Innovation 2014: The National Institute of Building Sciences Conference & Expo will be held January 6-10, in Washington, D.C.
Trimble Has a New Machine Control Systems Dealer Trimble Has a New Machine Control Systems Dealer
Press Release Issued by Trimble A SITECH Technology Dealer has been established in Colorado, New Mexico and El Paso county in Texas carrying Trimble Products.
USGBC Announces Best Green Schools of 2013 USGBC Announces Best Green Schools of 2013
Press Release Issued by USGBC "Best of Green Schools" recognizes top educational institutions, individuals and initiatives across the country for their environmental efforts.
George Dyson to Keynote COFES 2014 George Dyson to Keynote COFES 2014
Press Release Issued by Cyon Research At the annual design and engineering software event, science historian George Dyson will share technology predictions from a historical perspective.
A Free Macro Allows Users to Turn Off Reference Attachments A Free Macro Allows Users to Turn Off Reference Attachments
By EnvisionCAD This tool accommodates both Off By Element and All Except Element in one application. Simply select the option you wish to use.
NVIDIA GRID vGPU Technology Available Worldwide NVIDIA GRID vGPU Technology Available Worldwide
Press Release Issued by NVIDIA Businesses can now offer their designers and engineers, including those working remotely, cost-effective, secure, graphics-intensive applications.
Dunn-Edwards Announces Holiday Color Trends Dunn-Edwards Announces Holiday Color Trends
Press Release Issued by Dunn-Edwards Whether you have a whole weekend or just an afternoon, Dunn-Edwards has ideas and products to give your home a holiday makeover.
BBG-BBGM Joins HOK BBG-BBGM Joins HOK
Press Release Issued by HOK Architecture and interior design firm BBG-BBGM's New York and Shanghai employees have joined HOK.
Call for 2014 AIA COTE Green Projects Awards Entries Call for 2014 AIA COTE Green Projects Awards Entries
Press Release Issued by AIA The Committee on the Environment (COTE) program seeks to identify and recognize the benefits of a high performance, sustainable design approach.
Platts Global Energy Awards Winners Announced Platts Global Energy Awards Winners Announced
Press Release Issued by Platts McGraw Hill Financial New technology, green energy initiatives and corporate stewardship were honored at the 15th annual Platts Global Energy Awards.
GrabCAD and Lagoa Partner on 3D Rendering Integration
Press Release Issued by Lagoa The Lagoa integration makes it easy for engineers to quickly produce product renderings from within the GrabCAD Workbench.
McGraw Hill and Bentley Systems Release New Report McGraw Hill and Bentley Systems Release New Report
Press Release Issued by McGraw Hill Construction Partnering with Bentley Systems, McGraw Hill Construction released a report on construction project data and remaining gaps in information mobility.
New Report Provides Snapshot of the LEED Rating System New Report Provides Snapshot of the LEED Rating System
Press Release Issued by USGBC USGBC’s report details the results of thousands of projects employing the LEED rating system.
What You Need to Know About the Affordable Care Act What You Need to Know About the Affordable Care Act
Press Release Issued by the American Institute of Architects This webinar will help architects understand specific changes the law has made, what they should expect in 2014 and how to be prepared.
Report Highlights UC Davis West Village Energy Achievements Report Highlights UC Davis West Village Energy Achievements
Press Release Issued by UC Davis The University of California, Davis, West Village, is on its way to being the nation's largest planned zero net energy community.
The Role of Simulation in the London Velodrome The Role of Simulation in the London Velodrome
This paper looks at the simulations carried out during the London 2012 velodrome design process.
Nemetschek Successfully Concludes Acquisition of DDS Nemetschek Successfully Concludes Acquisition of DDS
Press Release Issued by Nemetschek DDS is a CAD software provider for intelligent planning of technical building equipment and solutions for mechanical, electrical and plumbing (MEP).
Architect Testifies on Design-build Contracting Process Architect Testifies on Design-build Contracting Process
Press Release Issued By AIA The American Institute of Architects (AIA) testified to Congress that contracting laws discourage architects from competing for federal contracts.
HOK Helps Dubai Win World Expo 2020 Bid HOK Helps Dubai Win World Expo 2020 Bid
Press Release Issued By HOK HOK has successfully teamed with Dubai to win the bid for the World Expo 2020 with its theme of "Connecting Minds, Creating the Future."
Newest BIM Information Exchange Standards Put to the Test Newest BIM Information Exchange Standards Put to the Test
Press Release Issued by the buildingSMART alliance The buildingSMART alliance Challenge will be held at the Building Innovation 2014: the National Institute of Building Sciences Conference and Expo.
3D Systems Announces Full Color and Multi-Material Printers 3D Systems Announces Full Color and Multi-Material Printers
Press Release Issued By 3D Systems 3D Systems has announced the release of its new ProJet 4500 Full-color Plastic 3D Printer and the ProJet 5500X Multi-Material Composites 3D Printer.
Bluebeam Demos Revu at Greenbuild Bluebeam Demos Revu at Greenbuild
Press Release Issued by Bluebeam Software Bluebeam offers PDF-based markup, measurement and collaboration solutions, to take project communication digital.
IES Showcases its Latest LEED Solutions at Greenbuild 2013 IES Showcases its Latest LEED Solutions at Greenbuild 2013
Press Release Issued by IES Attending for its 10th time at the conference, IES LEED software solutions include VE-Navigator for ASHRAE 90.1, IES TaP for LEED and more.
Greenbuild Goes Global, Announces Verona Italy Conference Greenbuild Goes Global, Announces Verona Italy Conference
Press Release Issued by USGBC In partnership with Hanley Wood, GBC Italia and Veronafiere the USGBC will bring the green building conference to Europe and the Mediterranean region.
Renewable Choice Energy Joined Exhibitors at Greenbuild Renewable Choice Energy Joined Exhibitors at Greenbuild
Press Release Issued by Renewable Choice Energy Since 2003, the firm has supplied more than 4,000 green building projects with Green-e Energy certified renewable energy credits (RECs).
SAGE Debuts First Solar-Powered Glass SAGE Debuts First Solar-Powered Glass
Press Release Issued By SAGE SAGE Electrochromics announced their new solar-powered wireless electrochromic glass solution, SageGlass Simplicity, at Greenbuild 2013.
Kohler Highlights Sustainability Success at Greenbuild Kohler Highlights Sustainability Success at Greenbuild
Press Release Issued by Kohler Co. Kohler's many sustainable products and projects have created a wealth of information which is being shared through its Believing in Better platform.
William McDonough Debuts Butterfly Effect Line of Products William McDonough Debuts Butterfly Effect Line of Products
Press Release Issued by William McDonough In collaboration with carpet manufacturer Patcraft, William McDonough has designed flooring products with green principles and philanthropy in mind.
Contex Publishes Wide Format Scanning Buyer's Guide Contex Publishes Wide Format Scanning Buyer's Guide
Press Release Issued by Contex The detailed guide explores scanning technologies and helps users identify best product for their needs.
MakerBot Introduces MakerBot MakerWare 2.4 MakerBot Introduces MakerBot MakerWare 2.4
Press Release Issued by MakerBot MakerBot MultiScan was developed to scan objects from multiple angles, creating the best possible 3D model.
Wausau Unveils Invent.PLUS Windows with Composite Framing Wausau Unveils Invent.PLUS Windows with Composite Framing
Press Release Issued by Wausau Windows and Wall Systems Wausau Window and Wall Systems debuted its new INvent.PLUS Series windows at the 2013 International Greenbuild Conference.
LightWave 11.6 and NevronMotion Final Releases Now Available
Press Release Issued by LightWave NevronMotion plug-in for the Microsoft Kinect camera captures and retargets motion in LightWave 11.6.
Stratasys Introduces Digital Abs2 High-Rigidity Material Stratasys Introduces Digital Abs2 High-Rigidity Material
Press Release Issued by Stratasys The new material, designed for Stratasys PolyJet 3D Printers is ideal for small appliance, electronics and injection mold applications.
Michael Deane Joins the Green Building Industry's Leaders Michael Deane Joins the Green Building Industry's Leaders
Press Release Issued by Turner Construction Company Joining the ranks of the green building industry’s most accomplished professionals, Turner Construction’s Michael Deane has earned LEED Fellow status.
GreenBuild Booth Features Products Meeting Leading Standards GreenBuild Booth Features Products Meeting Leading Standards
Press Release Issued by SCS Global To create its booth at the 2013 GreenBuild Expo, SCS Global Services used certified products from many innovative green building industry companies.
LEED v4 Launches at Greenbuild LEED v4 Launches at Greenbuild
Press Release Issued by USGBC 122 beta projects from around the world are already using LEED v4.
Architects Design a Gingerbread Sports Village for Charity Architects Design a Gingerbread Sports Village for Charity
Press Release Issued by Nemetschek Vectorworks Since 2006 David M. Schwartz Architects has sponsored the design of Holiday gingerbread villages for display at various charitable organizations.
BIM Prompts Educators to Find New Ways of Teaching BIM Prompts Educators to Find New Ways of Teaching
Press Release Issued by the National Institute of Building Sciences The National Institute of Building Sciences is hosting a symposium to discuss how BIM educational activities can improve collaboration.
Next Limit Launches Maxwell Render V3 Mini-Site Next Limit Launches Maxwell Render V3 Mini-Site
Press Release Issued by Next Limit They will be publishing new features on the site every day this week during the run-up to release of V3 so stay tuned.
Hexagon Metrology Unveils New Laser Tracker Probing System Hexagon Metrology Unveils New Laser Tracker Probing System
Press Release Issued By Hexagon Metrology Hexagon Metrology has announced the new Leica B-Probe, a tool that adds new capabilities to Leica Absolute Tracker AT402 laser scanner.
Learn About Healthy, Greener Schools Learn About Healthy, Greener Schools
Press Release Issued by the National Building Museum The National Building Museum is hosting a film screening and panel discussion that explore ways to make schools greener.
New Report from USGBC with Introduction from Boston Mayor New Report from USGBC with Introduction from Boston Mayor
Press Release Issued by USGBC The report states that there are nearly 60,000 LEED green building projects across the globe, spanning 10.6 billion square feet.
UNStudio's New Airport Focuses on the Traveler's Experience UNStudio's New Airport Focuses on the Traveler's Experience
Press Release Issued by UNStudio UNStudio's Kutaisi International Airport includes a terminal, runway, landscaping, offices, meteorological station and air traffic control tower.
Contex Launches ScanStation2GO, Announces Updates Contex Launches ScanStation2GO, Announces Updates
Press Release Issued by Contex The newest solutions enhance the wide format scanning experience with improved convenience, productivity and ergonomics, says the company.
Trimble's GeoExplorer Adds Remote Positioning Capability Trimble's GeoExplorer Adds Remote Positioning Capability
Press Release Issued by Trimble The new Geo 7X includes an integrated laser rangefinder module, extended GNSS capabilities and improved hardware performance.
Deadline Extended for Beyond Green Awards Entries Deadline Extended for Beyond Green Awards Entries
Press Release Issued by SBIC The National Institute of Building Sciences Sustainable Buildings Industry Council (SBIC) has extended the deadline to November 13.
The Location Media Alliance Welcomes Todd Danielson The Location Media Alliance Welcomes Todd Danielson
Press Release Issued by Location Media Alliance The Location Media Alliance welcomes Todd Danielson, former editor of GeoWorld magazine, to a new role of business development and video production.
Let's Hope Google Keeps its Promise Let's Hope Google Keeps its Promise
By Lauren Browne, ConnectPress Editor News that Google has created a tool, known as Genie, is catching everyone’s attention. Why? It could cut building design and delivery costs in half.
New Energy Code Includes Historic Gains for Efficiency New Energy Code Includes Historic Gains for Efficiency
Press Release Issued by New Buildings Institute The 2015 International Energy Conservation Code (IECC) hearings yielded big wins for higher efficiency requirements in existing building.
Mississippi Celebrates Architecture Mississippi Celebrates Architecture
Press Release Issued by AIA AIA Mississippi recently hosted the Design Awards Celebration honoring the Design Excellence Awards and Community and Membership Awards.
Dell Delivers Ultra-Thin and Light True Mobile Workstation
Press Release Issued by Dell Dell launches the Dell Precision M3800, what they are calling the thinnest and lightest 15-inch true mobile workstation.
AIA's 2030 Commitment Program Continues to Grow AIA's 2030 Commitment Program Continues to Grow
Press Release Issued by AIA Report shows that the American Institute of Architects' (AIA) 2030 Commitment Program saw gains across the board for 2013.
CAD Market in North America Witnessing Emerging Trend CAD Market in North America Witnessing Emerging Trend
Press Release Issued by Research and Markets Research and Markets CAD Market North America report cites how vendors are increasingly developing cloud-based CAD solutions.
Cambashi Report Looks at AEC, Automotive Industries and More Cambashi Report Looks at AEC, Automotive Industries and More
Press Release Issued Cambashi The research looks at design, engineering, product lifecycle management (PLM), and systems engineering applications.
Contex Announces Sale for Wide Format Scanning Solutions Contex Announces Sale for Wide Format Scanning Solutions
Press Release Issued by Contex This fall, Contex is offering one-of-a-kind discounts on its leading wide format solutions for scanning and copying.
AIA Seeks Essays for Emerging Professionals Summit AIA Seeks Essays for Emerging Professionals Summit
Press Release Issued by AIA Individuals selected to attend the summit based on their essay will receive a free trip to the event in Albuquerque, New Mexico in January.
RFR Unveils Plans for Reimagined Office Tower RFR Unveils Plans for Reimagined Office Tower
Press Release Issued by RFR The Madison Avenue, 530,000-square-foot pre-war office building is located one block from Grand Central Station in the heart of Midtown Manhattan.
Nominate Excellence in High-Performance Buildings Nominate Excellence in High-Performance Buildings
Press Release Issued by SBIC The National Institute of Building Sciences Sustainable Buildings Industry Council (SBIC) Beyond Green Awards entries are due November 1.
UBM's Future Cities Publishes the Future Cities 100 UBM's Future Cities Publishes the Future Cities 100
Press Release Issued by UBM Tech The report features a ranking of the top 100 city innovators worldwide, spanning several industries including the built environment, energy, etc.
Leading Experts to Discuss Sustainable Cities Priorities Leading Experts to Discuss Sustainable Cities Priorities
Press Release Issued by ANSI The November 21st event hosted by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI) will take place in Washington, D.C.
ASHRAE Publishes First Standard On Commissioning Process ASHRAE Publishes First Standard On Commissioning Process
Press Release Issued by ASHRAE The newly published standard by ASHRAE focused on the commissioning process will help ensure a fully functional, fine-tuned facilities.
SXSW Eco Puts Cultural Thought Leaders Center Stage SXSW Eco Puts Cultural Thought Leaders Center Stage
Press Release Issued by SXSW Taking place in Austin this week, SXSW Eco focuses on progressing innovation and action around sustainability initiatives.
UK-GBC and Ecobuild Enter New Partnership UK-GBC and Ecobuild Enter New Partnership
Press Release Issued by Ecobuild The UK Green Building Council has entered into a long-term partnership with Ecobuild, the world's largest event for sustainable design.
Survey Highlights Concern for Infrastructure Failure Survey Highlights Concern for Infrastructure Failure
Press Release Issued by Microdesk Microdesk's State of the Industry survey revealed that 95 percent of Americans believe there are serious risks in the U.S. infrastructure system.
Building Sciences Institute and DOE Partner on Workforce Building Sciences Institute and DOE Partner on Workforce
Press Release Issued By National Institute of Building Sciences The National Institute of Building Sciences (Institute) and Department of Energy (DOE) have partnered to create energy focused hiring guidelines.
HP Announces New eMultifunction Large-format Printer HP Announces New eMultifunction Large-format Printer
Press Release Issued by HP The HP Designjet T2500 eMultifunction Printer features an integrated scanner, integrated output stacking tray and two-roll front media loading.
3Dconnexion Announces SpaceMouse Wireless 3Dconnexion Announces SpaceMouse Wireless
Press Release Issued By 3Dconnexion 3Dconnexion has released the SpaceMouse Wireless, its first wireless 3D mouse.
NBIMS-US Ballot Submission Period Closed NBIMS-US Ballot Submission Period Closed
Press Release Issued by The National BIM Standard (NBIMS) The NBIMS-US Subcommittees now have until October 29 to complete the review of the 40 ballots received during the Ballot Submission Period.
Dell and Oracle Announce New Production Integrations Dell and Oracle Announce New Production Integrations
Press Release Issued By Dell Dell and Oracle announced at Oracle OpenWorld a new and enhanced infrastructure of software and services offerings for their Oracle-based customers.
MakerBot Celebrates Month Long Festival of Architecture MakerBot Celebrates Month Long Festival of Architecture
Press Release Issued By MakerBot MakerBot has launched its annual month long festival showcasing 3D printing in architecture at its MakerBot Store in New York City.
Five Most Valuable Green Building Lessons Shared Five Most Valuable Green Building Lessons Shared
Press Release Issued by Yudelson Associates Godfather of Green Jerry Yudelson shares lessons learned in his new book and reveals key findings online.
Newest Release of LinkFixer Advanced Announced Newest Release of LinkFixer Advanced Announced
Press Release Issued by LinkTek LinkFixer Advanced automatically repairs broken links AutoCAD and MicroStation and other files when they are moved into OpenText.
Over 1,000 Students to Compete in Solar Decathlon 2013 Over 1,000 Students to Compete in Solar Decathlon 2013
Press Release Issued By DOE More than 1,000 students from around the world head to Orange County to compete in the Solar Decathlon 2013 on October 3.
Advanced Health Sciences Pavilion Wins Award from AIA Advanced Health Sciences Pavilion Wins Award from AIA
Press Release Issued by Cedars-Sinai Hospital Cedars-Sinai won a 2013 Design Award for its approach to house the clinical care and research laboratories in one building.
Contex Unveils HD iFLEX A2 / C-Size Flatbed Scanner Contex Unveils HD iFLEX A2 / C-Size Flatbed Scanner
Press Release Issued by Contex The HD iFLEX ships September 27th and is capable of doubling its scanning area from A2/C-size to A1/D-size.
New Bi-directional Link Between SDS/2 and Steel Manager New Bi-directional Link Between SDS/2 and Steel Manager
Press Release Issued by Nemetschek Scia Nemetschek Scia to present a new link that integrates the steel BIM and fabrication workflow at the SDS/2 2013 User Group Conference, September 18-20.
Innovyze Releases New Version of BalanceNet for InfoWater Innovyze Releases New Version of BalanceNet for InfoWater
Press Release Issued by Innovyze New release sets new standard for energy management and sustainability software, delivers economic, operational and environmental benefits.
Three-day Event Will Showcase Project Information Management Three-day Event Will Showcase Project Information Management
Press Release Issued by Newforma Events in Glasgow, London and Manchester to showcase project information management best practices for improved project delivery.
Dell Introduces New Workstations Dell Introduces New Workstations
Press Release Issued by Dell The Dell Precision M4800, M6800, T3610, T5610 and T7610 are designed to seamlessly run leading engineering software applications.
Numecent to Present with Parsons at CloudBeat 2013 Numecent to Present with Parsons at CloudBeat 2013
Press Release Issued by Parsons and Numecent The companies created ParStream-Jukebox, which has delivered more than 4-million multi-vendor CAD and engineering application sessions.
AIA and Niantic Labs Launch Field Trip Smartphone App AIA and Niantic Labs Launch Field Trip Smartphone App
Press Release Issued by AIA The application provides a written description and audio interview with an AIA architect at particular architectural sites.
Textura Launches BidOrganizer Textura Launches BidOrganizer
Press Release Issued by Textura BidOrganizer helps contractors save time and money by providing a central, online location to prioritize, track, and schedule all bid invitations.
HP Expands Z Workstation Portfolio HP Expands Z Workstation Portfolio
Press Release Issued by HP HP announced the Ultrabook HP ZBook 14 and a line of workstations that offer Intel's Thunderbolt technology for high-speed data transfer.
IES Appoints New VP, Will Bring New Solutions to US IES Appoints New VP, Will Bring New Solutions to US
Press Release Issued by IES Todd Lukesh is spearheading the launch of IES' new smart energy management consulting services.
Accoya Wood Revitalizes Town Center Accoya Wood Revitalizes Town Center
Press Release Issued by Accoya Wood Accoya Wood has been selected for an extensive urban revitalization project in New Plymouth, New Zealand.
Mobile Offering Allows Citizens to Send Incident Reports Mobile Offering Allows Citizens to Send Incident Reports
Press Release Issued by Intergraph Intergraph has released Intergraph Mobile Alert, a new mobile application for crowdsourcing incident information.
MakerBot Unveils the MakerBot Digitizer Desktop 3D Scanner MakerBot Unveils the MakerBot Digitizer Desktop 3D Scanner
Press Release Issued by MakerBot The MakerBot Digitizer Desktop 3D Scanner is a fast and easy way for anyone to create 3D models. It starts at $1400 and will be available in October.
Cadac Organice Combines Document Management Solutions Cadac Organice Combines Document Management Solutions
Press Release Issued by Cadac The DM&C solution supports 3 areas of the asset lifecycle: Design Document Creation, Engineering Document Control and Engineering Document Management.
Kenesto Now Integrates with Dropbox Kenesto Now Integrates with Dropbox
Press Release Issued by Kenesto Kenesto Corp. announced the availability of a seamless integration between its cloud-native Business Collaboration solution and Dropbox.
Lenovo Announces ThinkStation E32 Lenovo Announces ThinkStation E32
Press Release Issued by Lenovo The ThinkStation E32 is an entry-level workstation ideal for professionals working in computer-aided design, product development and architecture.
Building Products Industry Gains the Insulation Institute Building Products Industry Gains the Insulation Institute
Press Release Issued by the Insulation Institute Builders, code officials, insulation contractors, architects and building scientists now have a new resource to rely on for insulation knowledge.
Attend the First ENR Risk & Compliance Summit Attend the First ENR Risk & Compliance Summit
Press Release Issued by McGraw Hill Construction The summit will assess the importance of various risks, how to measure and control them and explain how the risks may change in the years ahead.
Nominations Open for 2014 New Faces of Engineering Nominations Open for 2014 New Faces of Engineering
Press Release Issued by The National Engineers Week Foundation Engineers 30 years of age or younger as of December 31, 2013 are the focus of this recognition program.
Meet Nathan Miller of CASE Meet Nathan Miller of CASE
Announcement by CASE Nathan Miller has joined CASE as Director of Computational Design to lead efforts in computational design strategy and more.
UC Irvine Extension Launches New Sustainability Program UC Irvine Extension Launches New Sustainability Program
Press Release Issued by the University of California, Irvine The Sustainable Solutions and Practices Program integrates best practices in sustainability and business strategies.
AIA Recognizes Five Educational Facilities AIA Recognizes Five Educational Facilities
By AIA The AIA has selected five educational and cultural facilities for this years CAE Educational Facility Design Awards.
FARO to Present at the Needham Conference FARO to Present at the Needham Conference
Press Release Issued by FARO FARO Technologies, Inc. announced that President and CEO Jay Freeland will present at the 2nd Annual Advanced Industrial Technologies Conference.
Survey Shows Five Out of Six Companies use Cloud Storage Survey Shows Five Out of Six Companies use Cloud Storage
Press Release Issued by TwinStrata The annual cloud adoption survey by TwinStrata examines adoption rates, benefits and barriers.
RISA-Tekla Link Selected as a 2013 Hot Product RISA-Tekla Link Selected as a 2013 Hot Product
Press Release Issued by Tekla Corporation The recognition emphasizes products that focus on improving efficiency and increasing integration through the use of computer technology.
KTGY Designs First Net Zero Production Home in Utah KTGY Designs First Net Zero Production Home in Utah
Press Release Issued by KTGY Garbett Homes unveils the first affordable net zero "smart home" in the Climate Zone 5 to achieve a HERS "0" Score.
Trimble Announces Data Integration Between its Software Trimble Announces Data Integration Between its Software
Press Release Issued by Trimble The new capabilities will boost the ease, accuracy and transparency of conceptual or detailed time and cost modeling estimates.
Oc PlotWave 340/360 Large Format Printing System Oc PlotWave 340/360 Large Format Printing System
Press Release Issued by Canon Solutions America Inc. Canon Solutions America, Inc. recently announced the launch of its new Oc PlotWave 340/360 large format printing system.
CH2M HILL Releases Sustainability Goals that Make an Impact CH2M HILL Releases Sustainability Goals that Make an Impact
Press Release Issued by CH2M HILL The study focuses on the link between sustainability goal-setting, environmental and financial performance, and stakeholder recognition.
See BOXX Rendering and Multi-GPU Workstation Demos See BOXX Rendering and Multi-GPU Workstation Demos
Press Release Issued by Boxx BOXX Technologies announced that their multi-GPU 3DBOXX workstations and renderPRO desk side rendering systems will be demonstrated at SIGGRAPH 2013.
NVIDIA Unveils Quadro K6000, Flagship GPU NVIDIA Unveils Quadro K6000, Flagship GPU
Press Release Issued by NVIDIA NVIDIA unveiled its new Quadro K6000, the fastest and most capable GPU ever built with 12 GB of memory.
HP Reveals New Z Workstation and Displays HP Reveals New Z Workstation and Displays
Press Release Issued by HP New offerings redefine affordability, reliability, high performance in the most challenging computing environments.
IFC and USGBC Announce Global Partnership IFC and USGBC Announce Global Partnership
Press Release Issued by USGBC IFC, and WorldGBC announced a collaboration to rapidly scale up the construction of green buildings in emerging markets.
ASLA Announce Residential, Hospitality Design Survey Results ASLA Announce Residential, Hospitality Design Survey Results
Press Release Issued by ASLA More than 90 percent specify or purchase outdoor furniture, appliances and accessories for projects.
PPG Industries Launches PPG Glass eVIEW PPG Industries Launches PPG Glass eVIEW
Press Release Issued by PPG The web-based tools enable building professionals to search, construct and compare 3D glazing configurations to find solutions for building projects.
Bentley Announces Availability of Field Supervisor App Bentley Announces Availability of Field Supervisor App
Press Release Issued by Bentley Systems Industrial-strength app provides online and offline field access to current information for better decision making and safety compliance.
Stratasys to Acquire MakerBot Stratasys to Acquire MakerBot
Press Release Issued by Stratasys The merger will drive adoption of desktop 3D printing by extending the Stratasys product offering to include a full range of 3D printing capabilities.
TFTLabs Now Supports MicroStation 3D Models TFTLabs Now Supports MicroStation 3D Models
Press Release Issued by TFTLabs TFTLabs brings its product offer in Web 3D viewing into plant design, oil, gas and energy sectors.
USGBC Membership Voted to Adopt LEED v4 USGBC Membership Voted to Adopt LEED v4
Press Release Issued by the USGBC The newest version of the LEED green building rating system moves toward an official market launch at Greenbuild.
Contex Releases All-in-One Wide Format Scanner Solution Contex Releases All-in-One Wide Format Scanner Solution
Press Release Issued By Contex Contex has released its new HD Scan Station Repro, which features an HD Ultra scanner, a built-in computer tray, and a 17-inch touchscreen.
AIA Unveils New and Updated Contract Documents AIA Unveils New and Updated Contract Documents
Press Release Issued by AIA The new documents and updates will improve the contract negotiation experience for architects, building owners, general contractors and more.
Rock 'n' Roll Icons Bon Jovi to Perform at Greenbuild Rock 'n' Roll Icons Bon Jovi to Perform at Greenbuild
Press Release Issued by USGBC The concert is part of Greenbuild's opening plenary celebration at the Liacouras Center and will also feature a keynote from Hillary Rodham Clinton.
First 3D Printed Fashion Show Held First 3D Printed Fashion Show Held
Press Release Issued by Materialise Malaysia A 3D printed fashion show by Materialise Malaysia and Melinda Looi was a spectacular marriage of technology and fashion.
TurboSite to Debut On Google Glass TurboSite to Debut On Google Glass
Press Release Issued by IMSI IMSI/Design announced that TurboSite will be available for Google Glass when the innovative smart device is launched later this year.
Global Businesses Collaborate in China to Create a City Global Businesses Collaborate in China to Create a City
Press Release Issued by WBCSD A report was launched identifying practical solutions for realizing Yixing, China's vision of becoming a sustainable city by 2020.
USGBC to Co-host Affordable Housing Summit USGBC to Co-host Affordable Housing Summit
Press Release Issued by USGBC USGBC's partnership with Enterprise and IPED to host the summit will ensure a strong affordable housing educational content at the conference.
RAPID Conference Breaks Attendance Records RAPID Conference Breaks Attendance Records
Press Release Issued by SME More than 2,500 attendees turned out for the 2013 RAPID Conference and Exposition, almost doubling last year's attendance.
AIA Convention to Highlight Disaster Preparedness AIA Convention to Highlight Disaster Preparedness
Press Release Issued by AIA Seven sessions at this week's AIA Convention in Denver will highlight disaster preparedness, mitigation and recovery.
AIA Launches Housing Design Contest AIA Launches Housing Design Contest
Press Release Issued by AIA The competition is an ideas competition created to aid in the rebuild of sustainable and resilient communities struck by disaster.
IES Launches IESVE for Architects at AIA IES Launches IESVE for Architects at AIA
Press Release Issued by IES IES has enhanced its architectural solution and made it easier to adopt into day-to-day practice.
Pleotint to Exhibit Suntuitive Glass Interlayer at AIA Show Pleotint to Exhibit Suntuitive Glass Interlayer at AIA Show
Press Release Issued by Pleotint Because of its ability to passively adapt to direct sunlight, the Suntuitive interlayer can optimize indoor comfort, views and daylighting.
Kenesto Announces Availability of Major Solution Update Kenesto Announces Availability of Major Solution Update
Press Release Issued by Kenesto Kenesto's social business collaboration solution now includes mobile-device-enabled Revit model sharing.
Nearly 100 Building Projects Test the Next Version of LEED Nearly 100 Building Projects Test the Next Version of LEED
Press Release Issued by U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) USGBC's goal is to fine-tune the LEED user experience during this beta period, before LEED v4 launches this fall
Global Construction Summit Explores Impact of Globalization Global Construction Summit Explores Impact of Globalization
Press Release Issued by McGraw Hill Construction ENR Brought by McGraw Hill Construction's Engineering News-Record (ENR), the event was expecting 300 design and construction professionals.
Dovetail Director Joins LEED Technical Advisory Group Dovetail Director Joins LEED Technical Advisory Group
Press Release Issued by Dovetail Partners The Director of Responsible Materials Program, Dr. Jim Bowyer has been appointed to LEED Materials & Resources Technical Advisory Group (MR TAG).
New HP Designjet ePrinters Improve User Experience New HP Designjet ePrinters Improve User Experience
Press Release Issued by HP The HP Designjet T920 and T1500 ePrinter series show off new features built from customer feedback to make in-house large-format printing even easier.
Trimble Releases SketchUp 2013 Trimble Releases SketchUp 2013
Press Release Issued by Trimble It features updates for professional users, an Extension Warehouse for add-on tools and a rebranding of the software's free version as SketchUp Make.
Hillary Clinton to Keynote USGBC's Greenbuild 2013 Hillary Clinton to Keynote USGBC's Greenbuild 2013
Press Release Issued by USGBC Registration for the world's largest green building conference and expo opens June 5, 2013.
COFES Russia 2013 Keynote Speakers Announced COFES Russia 2013 Keynote Speakers Announced
Press Release Issued by Cyon Research Yurii Udaltsov, Rusnano Board Member, and Jack Byers, CEO of VMI, will keynote the international design and engineering software event.
Continued Growth in 3D Printing Revealed In Wohlers Report Continued Growth in 3D Printing Revealed In Wohlers Report
Press Release by Wohlers Associates Wohlers Report 2013, released this May, provides an in-depth look at market forces, competitive products and services, and industry growth.
3Dconnexion Wins Red Dot Award: Product Design 2013 3Dconnexion Wins Red Dot Award: Product Design 2013
Press Release Issued by 3DConnexion SpaceMouse Pro stands apart among more than 4,500 products for its superior design quality.
Rapid 2013 to Kick Off at Andy Warhol Museum Rapid 2013 to Kick Off at Andy Warhol Museum
Press Release Issued by Materialise Rapid 2013 will kick off with an opening reception on the evening of June 10th at the Andy Warhol Museum, sponsored by Materialise.
K-BIM Consortium has Licensed Siemens' Parasolid K-BIM Consortium has Licensed Siemens' Parasolid
Press Release Issued by Siemens PLM Software K-BIM Consortium selects Parasolid for new AEC applications that will drive Korea's national standard.
Facilities for U.S. Navy, City of San Diego Lauded Facilities for U.S. Navy, City of San Diego Lauded
Press Release Issued by RJC Architects Three high profile projects designed by RJC Architects recently received top honors for sustainability and overall design.
Architecture Billings Index Reverts into Negative Territory Architecture Billings Index Reverts into Negative Territory
Press Release Issued by AIA After an increasing demand for design services for the better part of the year, financing for construction projects has dropped.
Registration Opens for ASLA Convention-Early Bird Discount Registration Opens for ASLA Convention-Early Bird Discount
Press Release Issued by ASLA The American Society of Landscape Architects (ASLA) 2013 ASLA Annual Meeting and EXPO takes place November 15-18 in Boston.
3D Systems Launches Cubify Draw 3D Systems Launches Cubify Draw
Press Release Issued by 3D Systems Cubify Draw is a mobile 3D printing app a mobile 3D printing app for the iPhone, iPad or iPad Mini device to create printable content.
Contex Partners with HP, Announces New Bundles Contex Partners with HP, Announces New Bundles
Press Release Issued by Contex Contex is working with HP to develop wide format multifunction products specifically designed for technical and graphics markets.
UNStudio's Exhibition Motion Matters Opens UNStudio's Exhibition Motion Matters Opens
Press Release Issued by UNStudio The exhibition presents ten of UNStudio's milestone projects, in addition to conveying their perspective on 25 years of architectural production.
Foreign-born Designers Have Chance to Win $35,000 Foreign-born Designers Have Chance to Win $35,000
Press Release Issued by Vilcek Foundation The Vilcek Foundation is hosting the 2014 Vilcek Prizes for Creative Promise in the Arts, and is now accepting applications through August 14, 2013.
Exposition Program and Exhibitors for RAPID 2013 Announced Exposition Program and Exhibitors for RAPID 2013 Announced
Press Release Issued by Society of Manufacturing Engineers The 2013 RAPID Conference and Exposition will feature nearly 100 exhibitors who will demonstrate the growing applications of additive manufacturing.
Four-side Silicone-glazed System Creates Dramatic Openings Four-side Silicone-glazed System Creates Dramatic Openings
Press Release Issued by Wausau Window and Wall Systems Wausau's standard SuperWall Series now includes SuperWall SSG for four-side silicone-glazed curtainwall and window wall systems.
Trelligence Update Announced at Bentley Learning Conference Trelligence Update Announced at Bentley Learning Conference
Press Release Issued by Trelligence Trelligence announced the second release of the Trelligence Affinity software integration with Bentley AECOsim Building Designer.
Envision CAD's Free Macro of the Month for Cells Envision CAD's Free Macro of the Month for Cells
By Envision CAD This free tool allows the user to select a cell in a design file and then search multiple cell libraries for a matching cell name.
Graphics Systems Corp. Adds Objet 3d Printers Graphics Systems Corp. Adds Objet 3d Printers
Press Release Issued by Graphic Systems Corp. Graphics Systems adds the Objet24 and Objet30 Pro desktop printer product lines to their 3D printing line.
USGBC NM Chapter Announces 14th Annual GreenBuilt Tour USGBC NM Chapter Announces 14th Annual GreenBuilt Tour
Press Release Issued by USGBC NM Chapter The 14th Annual GreenBuilt Tour takes place June 8-9, 2013 at 18 select sustainable homes in Albuquerque, Santa Fe and northern New Mexico.
ConnectPress Members Receive 10% Off 3DConnexion Products ConnectPress Members Receive 10% Off 3DConnexion Products
Annoucement by ConnectPress and 3DConnexion ConnectPress members receive a 10% discount on SpacePilot Pro, SpaceMouse Pro, SpaceNavigator for Notebooks and SpaceNavigator 3D input tools.
Mario Guttman Joins CASE Mario Guttman Joins CASE
Announcement by CASE Mario Guttman brings his significant experience guiding the adoption of BIM within large AEC organizations to CASE.
AIA Pushes for Energy-saving Policies AIA Pushes for Energy-saving Policies
Press Release Issued by AIA More than 350 companies urge rejection of special interest efforts to gut key parts of the Energy Independence and Security Act.
Staples to Carry 3D Systems Cube 3D Printer Staples to Carry 3D Systems Cube 3D Printer
Press Release Issued by 3D Systems The printer is available on Staples.com for $1299.99 and will be available in a limited number of Staples stores by the end of June.
HVAC Costs Reduced with IES Software HVAC Costs Reduced with IES Software
Press Release Issued by IES Its biggest challenge was to find ways of reducing the building costs without compromising the standards of a five star luxury building.
$50,000 Grant to Under the Elevated Announced $50,000 Grant to Under the Elevated Announced
Press Release Issued by the Design Trust for Public Space The Design Trust for Public Space will work with the City’s DOT to revive and animate public spaces below the city’s elevated transit infrastructure.
Axiom Releases Microsoft Office Importer for PowerDraft Axiom Releases Microsoft Office Importer for PowerDraft
Press Release Issued by Axiom Axiom's Microsoft Office Importer lets users copy data from Excel spreadsheets into DGN files as real MicroStation line and text elements.
Mcor Paper-based 3D Printers Available at Staples Mcor Paper-based 3D Printers Available at Staples
Press Release Issued by Mcor Technologies Mcor's team specializes in 3D printing and CAD/CAM; and their vision is to make 3D printing more accessible to everyone.
Video Showcases 3DBOXX 8980 XTREME Workstation
Boxx has published a video showcasing its new 3DBOXX 8980 XTREME workstation featuring NVIDIA's Maximus technology.
SME Announces Keynotes and Conference for RAPID 2013 SME Announces Keynotes and Conference for RAPID 2013
Press Release Issued by Society of Manufacturing Engineers (SME) RAPID focuses on 3D printing and additive manufacturing and will be June 10-13, 2013, at the David L. Lawrence Convention Center in Pittsburgh, Penn.
Project Team Used BIM to Resolve All Clashes Project Team Used BIM to Resolve All Clashes
Press Release Issued by CH2M HILL CH2M HILL provided the structural design for an Arizona State University building that has achieved LEED Gold.
NRMCA Adds Two More Topics to Practice Series NRMCA Adds Two More Topics to Practice Series
Press Release Issued by NRMCA The National Ready Mixed Concrete Association has added two more titles to its Technology in Practice (TIP) series.
Contex Offers Savings on HD and IQ Scanners Contex Offers Savings on HD and IQ Scanners
Press Release Issued By Contex As a customer loyalty incentive for owners of G600 scanners, Contex has announced discounted pricing on its HD and IQ models.
Thornton Tomasetti Helps in Achieving OM Gold Certification Thornton Tomasetti Helps in Achieving OM Gold Certification
Press Release Issued by Thornton Tomasetti Thornton Tomasetti, the international engineering firm, announced two of its mixed-use projects in Sweden have achieved LEED Gold Certification.
IDC Architects Leads Master Plan Project in Brazil IDC Architects Leads Master Plan Project in Brazil
Press Release Issued by CH2M HILL Brazil seeks advice for building modern infrastructure, rooted in the concepts of sustainable occupation, innovation and economic development.
Think-tank Event COFES 2013 Begins in Scottsdale Think-tank Event COFES 2013 Begins in Scottsdale
Press Release Issued by Cyon Research Design and engineering software visionaries gather for the fourteenth annual Congress on the Future of Engineering Software event.
Winners Announced in Extreme Redesign 3D Printing Challenge Winners Announced in Extreme Redesign 3D Printing Challenge
Press Release Issued by Stratasys One of the entrants chosen by Edison Nation was noted for the having potential for a licensing agreement.
SME Opens Registration for RAPID 2013 SME Opens Registration for RAPID 2013
Press Release Issued by Society of Manufacturing Engineer Taking place in Pittsburg June 10-13, the 3D printing event features 75 conference presentations and more than 30,000 square feet of exhibits.
Landscape Architects Promote Healthy Living in Communities Landscape Architects Promote Healthy Living in Communities
Press Release Issued by the American Society of Landscape Architects In honor of National Landscape Architecture Month, landscape architects host activities and will show how the profession promotes public health.
SummerHill Apartments on the Boulevard Under Construction SummerHill Apartments on the Boulevard Under Construction
Press Release Issued by KTGY The mulit-story wrap-style building targets young, Redwood City professionals who want to live close but can't afford Palo Alto or Menlo Park prices.
Only a Few Days Left for Contex's March Madness Sale Only a Few Days Left for Contex's March Madness Sale
Press Release Issued by Contex Through March 30th customers can save 40% off the HD Ultra i4290 scanners.
Architects Press Congress to Protect Small Businesses Architects Press Congress to Protect Small Businesses
Press Release Issued by AIA Nearly 800 architects went to Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C. to ask legislators to pass a tax reform to reduce taxes for small businesses.
UNstudio to Present Their Interior Designs at TDW 2013 UNstudio to Present Their Interior Designs at TDW 2013
Press Release Issued by UNstudio UNStudio will be presenting a selection of their product and interior works in the Tortona Design Week April 9-14, 2013 in Milan, Italy.
NVIDIA Unveils Industry's First Visual Computing Appliance NVIDIA Unveils Industry's First Visual Computing Appliance
Press Release Issued by NVIDIA The new product deemed NVIDIA GRID VCA is a GPU-based system that sends graphics output over the network to be displayed on a client computer.
Award is the Result of Team Focus on Tracking, Measurement Award is the Result of Team Focus on Tracking, Measurement
Press Release Issued by the USGBC The USGBC was recognized for its superior customer experience, winning a Bronze award for Front Line Customer Service Team of the Year.
Symposium on Wood Fenestration, Performance Comes to Minn.  Symposium on Wood Fenestration, Performance Comes to Minn.
Press Release Issued by Dovetail Partners, Inc. The North American Wood Window and Door Symposium will be held April 18th-19th at the Radisson Hotel in Roseville, Minn.
BOXX Introduces Two New Workstations BOXX Introduces Two New Workstations
Press Release Issued by Boxx The 3DBOXX 8980 XTREME workstation and the GoBOXX 2720 mobile workstation are designed to accelerate workflows for creative professionals.
Simulex Tool Provides More Advanced Animation Capabilities Simulex Tool Provides More Advanced Animation Capabilities
Press Release Issued by Integrated Environmental Solutions A new 3D viewer that animates building evacuation and occupant movement has been launched today by Integrated Environmental Solutions.
The AIA is Looking for Two ARCHITECT Live Co-hosts The AIA is Looking for Two ARCHITECT Live Co-hosts
Press Release Issued by the American Institute of Architects The two winners will receive an all-expense-paid trip to the AIA National Convention.
Growth Predicted for Development of Asset Management Policy Growth Predicted for Development of Asset Management Policy
Press Release Issued by McGraw Hill Strong growth in the use of asset management practices within the water industry is expected, according the findings of a newly released study.
Connect With Cloud Experts From Around The World Connect With Cloud Experts From Around The World
Announcement by NVIDIA Don't miss the GPU Technology Conference taking place March 18-21 in San Jose California. Here's a look at some of the presenters.
CAD/CAM Services Converts Over 1,000 CAD Files CAD/CAM Services Converts Over 1,000 CAD Files
Press Release Issued by CAD/CAM Services Inc. The 25-year-old CAD conversion company from Celina, TX has hit the milestone of over one thousand daily 3D CAD conversions.
Trimble Introduces A Device for Mobile Communications Trimble Introduces A Device for Mobile Communications
Press Release Issued by Trimble The Trimble Slate Controller combines the convenience and ease-of-use of a smartphone with the rugged durability for which Trimble is known.
Four Projects Receive SITES Certification Four Projects Receive SITES Certification
Press Release Issued by the American Society of Landscape Architects These projects, as part of a two-year pilot program, have applied the SITES guidelines and met the requirements for certification.
Foster + Partners Plans to Submit Airport Proposal Foster + Partners Plans to Submit Airport Proposal
Press Release Issued by Foster + Partners Foster + Partners has confirmed to the Airports Commission that it intends to submit a proposal in July for a new hub airport in the Thames Estuary.
New Graphic Card Lineup Leverages NVIDIA Kepler Architecture New Graphic Card Lineup Leverages NVIDIA Kepler Architecture
Press Release Issued by NVIDIA NVIDIA has launched four new graphics cards: the Quadro K4000, the Quadro K2000, the Quadro K2000D and the Quadro K600 that use its Kepler architecture.
Letter to SEC Chairman Cites Missed Deadline and Lost Jobs Letter to SEC Chairman Cites Missed Deadline and Lost Jobs
Press Release Issued by the American Institute of Architects The AIA sent a letter to Securities & Exchange Commission Chairman Elisse Walter urging the agency to issue regulations for equity-based crowdfunding.
Report on Crowdfunding Shows Growing Use to Raise Capital Report on Crowdfunding Shows Growing Use to Raise Capital
Press Release Issued by the American Institute of Architects The AIA report documents the impact of crowdfunding as an alternative way to raise capital for smaller projects.
Esther Dyson to be Keynote Speaker at COFES 2013 Esther Dyson to be Keynote Speaker at COFES 2013
By Cyon Research The New York Times Magazine once called the former journalist the most powerful woman in the Net-erati.
Survey Identifies Top Outdoor Living Trends for 2013 Survey Identifies Top Outdoor Living Trends for 2013
Survey by American Society of Landscape Architects Besides planting locally and organically, other sustainable elements continue their popularity with homeowners.
Dell Announces New Milestones for Partner Program Dell Announces New Milestones for Partner Program
Press Release Issued by Dell The Dell Technology Partner Program helps software and hardware vendors build innovative and highly competitive solutions using Dell platforms.
Box and Gehry Technologies Form Strategic Partnership Box and Gehry Technologies Form Strategic Partnership
Press Release Issued by Box GTeam's BIM visualization and data management will be integrated directly into Box, increasing the proliferation of projects using BIM.
Ben Van Berkel Elected As Honorary Fellow of the AIA Ben Van Berkel Elected As Honorary Fellow of the AIA
Press Release Issued by UNStudio The AIA Honorary Fellowship programme was developed as the international counterpart to the Fellowship programme.
Call for Homes for the 2013 NM GreenBuilt Tour Call for Homes for the 2013 NM GreenBuilt Tour
Press Release Issued by GreenBuilt Tour Committee The GreenBuilt tour is an excellent opportunity for builders, architects and suppliers to display their products and services to their target market.
Page Designed to Help Design Sector Leverage 179D Provision Page Designed to Help Design Sector Leverage 179D Provision
Press Release Issued by the American Institute of Architects The AIA established a resource page that shows how an innovative provision in the tax code can help win business and save energy in the process.
Uncertainty Still Haunts Firms with New Hires Uncertainty Still Haunts Firms with New Hires
Press Release Issued by the American Society of Landscape Architects A mixed future hiring picture has emerged for landscape architecture, according to the ASLA's fourth quarter 2012 Business Quarterly survey.
CADCAMConnect Teams Up with CAD/CAM Services CADCAMConnect Teams Up with CAD/CAM Services
Press Release Issued by CADCAMConnect Online destination makes it easy and seamless for mechanical engineers and architects to turn their paper drawings into any useable CAD format.
Shipping Container Company Breaks into the Building Space Shipping Container Company Breaks into the Building Space
Press Release Issued by Boxman Studios Created to support the need for sustainable urban infrastructure, the Buildings Division at Boxman Studios is dedicated to the Built Environment.
QR Code Customizes Individual Use of Wide Format Scanners QR Code Customizes Individual Use of Wide Format Scanners
Press Release Issued by Contex Contex announces PageDrop, a cloud-based application to process wide format scans.
Industry Continues to Invest in BIM Industry Continues to Invest in BIM
Press Release Issued by McGraw-Hill Construction According to McGraw-Hill Construction's latest SmartMarket Report, BIM adoption expanded to 71% in 2012, demonstrating growth despite the economy.
3D Systems Delivers Go!MODEL for Creaform's 3D Scanner 3D Systems Delivers Go!MODEL for Creaform's 3D Scanner
Press Release Issued by 3D Systems Powered by 3D Systems' Rapidform platform, Go!MODEL offers easy to use and affordable, professional mesh editing capabilities.
AltBuild Highlights Include Premier Speakers, Building Codes AltBuild Highlights Include Premier Speakers, Building Codes
Press Release Issued by the AltBuild Expo On May 10-11, 2013, the AltBuild Expo celebrates a decade as the largest and most-respected green design and building expo in Southern California.
Registration for the 2013 AIA Convention is Now Open Registration for the 2013 AIA Convention is Now Open
Press Release Issued by AIA The AIA invites you to refresh your passion and practice at the convention taking place in Denver, Col. June 20-22, 2013.
Which States Had the Most LEED Certifications in 2012? Which States Had the Most LEED Certifications in 2012?
Press Release Issued by the USGBC Ten states lead the transformation of buildings and communities across the country in 2012.
Menil Collection Selected to Recieve AIA 25 Year Award Menil Collection Selected to Recieve AIA 25 Year Award
Press Release Issued by AIA Award recognizes an architectural design that has stood the test of time for 25 years.
Construction Study Examines Utilities' Practices Construction Study Examines Utilities' Practices
Press Release Issued by CH2M HILL Utilities are concerned about the state of their infrastructure, and these concerns are driving a need for greater use of asset management practices.
Rising Steel Prices Expected to be about 3% across Industry Rising Steel Prices Expected to be about 3% across Industry
Press Release Issued by RHINO Steel Building Systems, Inc. Experts predict this may be just the first of several increases over the coming year.
Project Wins 2012 Bentley Be Inspired Award Project Wins 2012 Bentley Be Inspired Award
Press Release Issued by Taylor Woodrow BAM Nuttall JV Project displays how important engineering information modeling for construction, information acquisition, and information management is for success.
IMSI/Design Announces TurboSite v1.1 IMSI/Design Announces TurboSite v1.1
Press Release Issued by IMSI/Design The update includes HTML reporting and AutoShapes and first gesture-based precision drawing.
NRMCA Schedules Dates of Technical Courses for 2013 NRMCA Schedules Dates of Technical Courses for 2013
Press Release Issued by NRMCA Several new courses are being offered for 2013, along with the standard courses the NRMCA technical team has provided in the past.
Location is Key with Apartment Buildings, Says KTGY Location is Key with Apartment Buildings, Says KTGY
Press Release Issued by KTGY KTGY principals David Senden and Manny Gonzalez will speak at the National Association of Home Builders International Builders' Show.
The Dodge Momentum Index rose 3.2% in December The Dodge Momentum Index rose 3.2% in December
Press Release Issued by McGraw-Hill Construction The December gain brought the Momentum Index to 94.9 (2000=100), up from November's revised 91.9.
Display Offers Affordable Workstation Performance Display Offers Affordable Workstation Performance
Press Release Issued by HP Both Performance Advisor and the HP ZR2330w are perfect for workstation users looking to get more out of their workflow.
Steel Company Wins Poland Contract; U.S. Services Expand Steel Company Wins Poland Contract; U.S. Services Expand
Press Release Issued by TMS International Corp. TMS International has secured new mill services contracts totaling more than $266 million in revenue.
Mechdyne to Install the First CAVE Facility in Wyoming Mechdyne to Install the First CAVE Facility in Wyoming
Press Release Issued by Mechdyne The automatic Virtual Environment will help the University of Wyoming faculty, students and industry experts collaborate on energy research.
Expanded Bath Portfolio Delivers Style and Efficiency Expanded Bath Portfolio Delivers Style and Efficiency
Press Release Issued by Delta Faucet To meet the needs of the expanding hospitality industry, Delta Faucet introduces a wide variety of product solutions for the commercial market.
SimpleCAD Offers 2D, 3D, ISO and P&ID Piping Symbols SimpleCAD Offers 2D, 3D, ISO and P&ID Piping Symbols
Press Release Issued by SimpleCAD SimpleCAD is now offering various add-ons CAD designers and drafters can select when shopping for piping symbol libraries.
Architecture Billings Index Shows Positive Conditions Architecture Billings Index Shows Positive Conditions
Press Release Issued by American Institute of Architects The American Institute of Architects (AIA) reported the November ABI score was 53.2, up from the mark of 52.8 in October.
Cyon Research Announces COFES Russia 2013 Cyon Research Announces COFES Russia 2013
Press Release Issued by Cyon Research COFES Russia 2013 will take place in Peterhof, St. Petersburg May 30th to June 1st, 2013 at the New Peterhof Hotel.
More Findings from AIA Home Design Trends Survey More Findings from AIA Home Design Trends Survey
Press Release Issued by AIA Residential architecture firms across the country are reporting improving business conditions.
HOK Selected as Lead Architect for Research Center Project HOK Selected as Lead Architect for Research Center Project
Press Release Issued by HOK The $269 million world-class research facility in Italy will be a global hub for biomedical research and development.
Submit Your Education Session Proposals by February 6, 2013 Submit Your Education Session Proposals by February 6, 2013
Press Release Issued by the American Society of Landscape Architects The American Society of Landscape Architects announced the call for presentations for the 2013 Annual Meeting and EXPO.
CadFaster Ipad App V 2.0.0 Is Available CadFaster Ipad App V 2.0.0 Is Available
Press Release Issued by CadFaster CadFaster has updated their iPad app to support larger models.
AIA President Honors Jack Brooks with Statement AIA President Honors Jack Brooks with Statement
Press Release Issued by American Institute of Architects The AIA issued a statement on the passing of former Texas Democratic Congressman Jack Brooks.
IMMCO Wins Innovation in Communications Networks Award IMMCO Wins Innovation in Communications Networks Award
Press Release Issued by IMMCO IMMCO won Bentley's Be Inspired Award for their development of an Automated Quality Control Toolkit.
Colin Powell and Others to Speak at AIA National Convention Colin Powell and Others to Speak at AIA National Convention
Press Release Issued by American Institute of Architects Powell will join Cameron Sinclair, co-founder and chief eternal optimist of Architects For Humanity, and Blake Mycoskie, founder of TOMS shoes.
Stratasys and Objet Complete Merger Stratasys and Objet Complete Merger
Press Release Issued by Objet and Stratasys Stratasys and Objet completed the merger that will join their product lines and development teams.
ASLA Calls for 2013 Awards Entries ASLA Calls for 2013 Awards Entries
Press Release Issued by ASLA The American Society of Landscape Architects has released its 2013 Awards Call for Entries for the 2013 professional and student awards.
HP Focuses on the Cloud and Mobility Solutions at AU HP Focuses on the Cloud and Mobility Solutions at AU
Press Release Issued by HP At Autodesk University, HP demonstrates its award-winning cloud-based large-format printing solutions and all-in-one workstations.
HP's Revenue Down 5 Percent from Prior-year Period HP's Revenue Down 5 Percent from Prior-year Period
Press Release Issued by HP For FY 2012, net revenue of $120.4 billion was down 5 percent from the prior-year and down 4 percent when adjusted for the effects of currency.
Open BIM Event Highlights International Teams Open BIM Event Highlights International Teams
Press Release Issued by Nemetschek Vectorworks Nemetschek Vectorworks, Inc. is proud to announce its sponsorship of the first Open BIM event in Qatar.
Owens Corning Innovates Building Industry at Greenbuild Owens Corning Innovates Building Industry at Greenbuild
Press Release Issued by Owens Corning Owens Corning announced receipt of UL-certified ISO compliant Environmental Product Declarations (EPDs) for two of its insulation products.
NREL's Research Facility Achieves LEED NREL's Research Facility Achieves LEED
Press Release Issued by NREL The National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) in Golden, Colo. has earned its second LEED Platinum designation for new construction.
USGBC Launches Green Building Information Gateway USGBC Launches Green Building Information Gateway
Press Release Issued by USGBC Web-based tool provides real time green building data, maps, analytics and insights.
Five Firms Document their 2030 Commitments Five Firms Document their 2030 Commitments
Press Release Issued by American Institute of Architects To examine the benefits and lessons learned from firms participating in the AIA 2030 Commitment Program, case studies document their experiences.
IES Showcases LEED Automation Partnership IES Showcases LEED Automation Partnership
Press Release Issued by IES New innovative technology, consulting expertise and partnerships expand the IES Hub for a more sustainable built environment.
MakerBot Announces Two New Features on Thingiverse Website MakerBot Announces Two New Features on Thingiverse Website
Press Release Issued by MarkerBot The website, with 25,000+ digital designs for real, physical objects, gets a makeover.
USGBC Announces $3 Million Grant from Google USGBC Announces $3 Million Grant from Google
Press Release Issued by the USGBC The grant will focus on three areas to spur the creation of healthier indoor environments and encourage building materials market transformation.
scSTREAM and HEAT Designer Version 10 Adds Parts Library scSTREAM and HEAT Designer Version 10 Adds Parts Library
Press Release Issued by Cradle Cradle has released scSTREAM and HEAT Designer Version 10, which features an expanded parts library and new support for building models.
Microgeo New Exclusive Distributor of @Xi Products to Chile Microgeo New Exclusive Distributor of @Xi Products to Chile
Press Release Issued by @Xi Computer Microgeo S.A.has signed an agreement to become the exclusive distributor of @Xi's workstations, servers and HPC clusters for the nation of Chile.
Learn About Designing for both People and Habitats Learn About Designing for both People and Habitats
Press Release Issued by the American Society of Landscape Architects The ASLA video, Designing Neighborhoods for People and Wildlife, shows how native plants and designed structures provide what nature needs.
AIA Urges Government to Help AEC Economy AIA Urges Government to Help AEC Economy
Press Release Issued by the American Institute of Architects The AIA plans to issue a detailed strategy on its legislative priorities for 2013 and how they can help grow the economy.
Water Conservation Standard Opens for First Public Comment Water Conservation Standard Opens for First Public Comment
Press Release Issued by ASHRAE A standard to provide baseline requirements for the design of buildings, site and mechanical systems is being developed by ASHRAE and others.
AIA President Issues Statement of Support AIA President Issues Statement of Support
Press Release Issued by the American Institute of Architects The American Institute of Architects issued a statement with regard to the assessment and recovery efforts in the wake of Hurricane Sandys impact.
PG&E Sponsors Architecture at Zero 2012 Competition PG&E Sponsors Architecture at Zero 2012 Competition
Press Release Issued by PG&E Winning designs thoughtfully incorporated elements of energy efficiency, renewable generation and a high-quality architectural design.
TurboApps to Unlock New CAD Solutions Using Mobile Devices TurboApps to Unlock New CAD Solutions Using Mobile Devices
Press Release Issued by IMSI/Design IMSI(R)/Design outlined its TurboApps mobile development strategy for 2012.
The ASSE Commended OSHA for Holding Expert Oil and Gas Forum The ASSE Commended OSHA for Holding Expert Oil and Gas Forum
Press Release Issued by the American Society of Safety Engineers The forum gathered oil and gas groups to discuss the use of performance-based regulatory approaches in the oil and gas industry.
Last Call for Solar 2013 Proposals Extended to Nov. 6th Last Call for Solar 2013 Proposals Extended to Nov. 6th
Announcement by the American Solar Energy Society SOLAR 2013 will examine how mainstream renewable energy technology is saving money for small and large businesses, homeowners and utility companies.
ACADIA Announces the Winners of this Years ACADIA Awards ACADIA Announces the Winners of this Years ACADIA Awards
Press Release Issued by ACADIA After a rigorous vetting process, the committee identified four researchers, academics, and architects as most worthy of this prestigious award.
NRELs Industry Growth Brings Together Energy Innovators NRELs Industry Growth Brings Together Energy Innovators
Press Release Issued by NREL The U.S. Department of Energy's National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) 25th Industry Growth Forum attracted nearly 400 attendees.
Green Building Standard Proposed Mandatory Commissioning Green Building Standard Proposed Mandatory Commissioning
Press Release Issued by ASHRAE Under the proposed addendum building commissioning becomes mandatory for all buildings built under the requirements of the standard.
Unanimous Invest Atlanta Vote Marks Step to Create 3000 Jobs Unanimous Invest Atlanta Vote Marks Step to Create 3000 Jobs
Press Release Issued by Ygrene Energy Fund Invest Atlanta voted to unlock up to $200 million in energy retrofit financing via the Clean Energy Atlanta program.
Epson Introduces SureColor T-Series Large Format Printers Epson Introduces SureColor T-Series Large Format Printers
Press Release Issued by Epson Epson has announced the SureColor T3000, T5000 and T7000 for engineers, GIS professionals and architects.
International Projects Pursuing LEED Now Have More Options International Projects Pursuing LEED Now Have More Options
Press Release Issued by the USGBC A new set of Global Alternative Compliance Paths are now available for all commercial projects pursuing LEED green building certification.
Durable Coated Glass Helps You Clean and Maintain Glazings Durable Coated Glass Helps You Clean and Maintain Glazings
Press Release Issued by PPG First introduced as a residential glass product by PPG in 2002, SunClean glass features a proven, proprietary titanium dioxide (TiO2) coating.
Additional Compliance Proposed for ASHRAE Energy Standard Additional Compliance Proposed for ASHRAE Energy Standard
Press Release Issued by ASHRAE The society and its members focus on building systems, energy efficiency, indoor air quality, refrigeration and sustainability within the industry.
Lantek Partners with GRAITEC Lantek Partners with GRAITEC
Press Release Issued by Lantek GRAITEC, specialists in building information modelling and Lantek hope to provide a seamless design solution for the structural steel industry.
ASHRAE AHR Expo Returns to Dallas for Winter Conference ASHRAE AHR Expo Returns to Dallas for Winter Conference
Press Release Issued by ASHRAE Five professional development seminars and 15 short courses are offered to help industry professionals stay current on HVAC technology.
The AIA and the NOMA Updates Memorandum of Understanding The AIA and the NOMA Updates Memorandum of Understanding
Press Release Issued by AIA The MOU is also a call to action fostering increased collaboration at the state and local level.
Green Guides Announced at AAMA Conference Green Guides Announced at AAMA Conference
Press Release Issued by AAMA The Green Guides are FTC's Guides for the use of environmental marketing claims.
Gehry Technologies Announces Availability of GTeam Gehry Technologies Announces Availability of GTeam
Press Release Issued by Gehry GTeam is a cloud-based 2D and 3D file management and project collaboration platform purpose-built for AEC professionals and building owners.
USGBC Announces LEED Fellow Class of 2012 USGBC Announces LEED Fellow Class of 2012
Press Release Issued by USGBC LEED Fellows represent the green building industry's most accomplished professionals.
ASLA Inducts 2013 Officers ASLA Inducts 2013 Officers
Press Release Issued by ASLA The American Society of Landscape Architects (ASLA) inducted Thomas R. Tavella, FASLA, as the 68th president of the 16,000-member Society.
Trade Mission Opens in India Trade Mission Opens in India
Press Release Issued by AIA The International Trade Administration and the American Institute of Architects opened an Architecture Services Trade Mission to India.
Sixteen Superior Projects Raise the Design Bar Says AIA Sixteen Superior Projects Raise the Design Bar Says AIA
Press Release Issued by the American Institute of Architects The AIA Northwest and Pacific Region awarded 16 projects for design excellence at a ceremony during the AIA NW&P Regional Conference in Tucson, Ariz.
Living with the Path of the Sun - The Parallax Experience Living with the Path of the Sun - The Parallax Experience
Press Release Issued by UNStudio UNStudios Haus am Weinberg project affords pastoral views of the terraces of an ancient hillside vineyard on one side and the cityscape on the other.
ASHRAE Calls for abstracts for IAQ 2013 ASHRAE Calls for abstracts for IAQ 2013
Press Release Issued by IAQ The conference, IAQ 2013, Environmental Health in Low-Energy Buildings, takes place Oct. 15-18, 2013, in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.
Students: Apply for a $2,500 Scholarship Before November 30 Students: Apply for a $2,500 Scholarship Before November 30
Press Release Issued by Nemetschek Vectorworks The Vectorworks Young Architects Student Scholarship will award $2,500 to an outstanding undergraduate or graduate architecture student in the U.S.
DOE Appoints ASHRAE Member Ian LaHiff DOE Appoints ASHRAE Member Ian LaHiff
Press Release Issued by ASHRAE LaHiff graduated from the University of Central Florida with a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering with a focus on energy systems.
Dr. Mindy Fullilove Named AIA Public Director Dr. Mindy Fullilove Named AIA Public Director
Press Release Issued by AIA The research psychiatrist will share her insights gained from studying the problems of American cities from a psychiatric perspective.
Annual Awards to be Celebrated at Greenbuild Annual Awards to be Celebrated at Greenbuild
Press Release Issued by the USGBC The 2012 Leadership Awards will recognize outstanding individuals who embody the vision, leadership and commitment to the evolution of green building.
CTO Dennis Shelden Joins Innovation Technology Panel CTO Dennis Shelden Joins Innovation Technology Panel
Press Release Issued by Gehry Technologies Architectural Records Innovation 2012 Conference will highlight the professions top innovators, most influential new projects, and more.
New 3D Laser Scanning Solution from Trimble New 3D Laser Scanning Solution from Trimble
Press Release Issued by Trimble Trimble introduced the new Trimble TX5 3D laser scanner and SCENE software, and also an update to the Trimble RealWorks software.
ASHRAE Hosts 7th International Cold Climate HVAC Conference ASHRAE Hosts 7th International Cold Climate HVAC Conference
Press Release Issued by ASHRAE The conference features keynote speakers, technical tours and social programs, and a technical program with some 55 papers.
Stratasys and Objet Provide Update on Merger Closing Stratasys and Objet Provide Update on Merger Closing
Press Release Issued by Stratasays The companies have extended the plan to merge to October 19, 2012. They can terminate the merger agreement if not completed on or before that date.
3D Systems Partners with Additive Manufacturing Institute 3D Systems Partners with Additive Manufacturing Institute
Press Release Issued by 3D Systems 3D Systems provided 3D printers to the innovation center located in Youngstown, Ohio to help to educate employees in additive manufacturing.
Scott Boxer Joins the EnTouch Controls Board of Directors Scott Boxer Joins the EnTouch Controls Board of Directors
Press Release Issued by EnTouch Controls Boxer is nationally recognized as a leader in the HVAC business, having successfully run the largest divisions of industry leaders Lennox and York.
New Reports Address Water Quality, Stormwater, and Forests New Reports Address Water Quality, Stormwater, and Forests
Press Release Issued by Dovetail The reports address the importance of protecting water resources through innovative stormwater management and responsible forestry practices.
New Stone Veneer Products Provide A Green Alternative New Stone Veneer Products Provide A Green Alternative
Press Release Issued by AirStone AirStone is an ultra-light wall covering system that adhere directly onto any wall or fireplace in homes or commercial buildings.
Survey Says U.S. Infrastructure is in a Dismal State Survey Says U.S. Infrastructure is in a Dismal State
Press Release Issued by Microdesk According to a report from The American Society of Civil Engineers, the nations infrastructure was given a "D" grade.
New AIA Energy Modeling Guide Predicts Energy Usage New AIA Energy Modeling Guide Predicts Energy Usage
Press Release Issued by the American Institute of Architects Predict the energy consumption in design projects with the AIA's An Architects Guide to Integrating Energy Modeling in the Design Process.
AIA Announces Ninth Annual Small Project Award Program AIA Announces Ninth Annual Small Project Award Program
Press Release Issued by AIA The American Institute of Architects (AIA) has announced a call for entries for its ninth annual Small Project Award Program.
LEED v4 Focuses on Building Performance, Innovative Products LEED v4 Focuses on Building Performance, Innovative Products
Press Release Issued by the USGBC The U.S. Green Building Council opened the fifth public comment period for the proposed update to its LEED green building program.
Revised SITES Credits Open for Public Comment Revised SITES Credits Open for Public Comment
Press Release Issued by SITES The Sustainable Sites Initiative (SITES) invites public comment on proposed revisions to the Guidelines and Performance Benchmarks 2009.
Award-Winning Band Train to Headline Greenbuild Celebration Award-Winning Band Train to Headline Greenbuild Celebration
Press Release Issued by Green Building Greenbuild, the world's largest conference and expo dedicated to green building, will take place Nov. 14-16 in San Francisco, Calif.
ASHRAE Announces Design Competition Winners ASHRAE Announces Design Competition Winners
Press Release Issued by ASHRAE ASHRAE (American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air Conditioning Engineers) has announced the winners of 2012 Student Design competition.
Contex Launches Two New Wide Format Solutions Contex Launches Two New Wide Format Solutions
Press Release Issued by Contex Americas Contex's new MFP2GO lets customers turn their HP or Canon wide format printer into a copier, without the need for a PC.
AAMA's Keynote Speaker to Discuss the Power of Networking AAMA's Keynote Speaker to Discuss the Power of Networking
Press Release Issued by AAMA Thom Singer will discuss networking strategies during the American Architectural Manufacturers Association Fall Conference Oct. 14-17.
See Live Energy Modeling Demonstrations at Conference See Live Energy Modeling Demonstrations at Conference
Press Release Issued by Integrated Environmental Solutions The annual ASHRAE Energy Modeling Conference will show how to more accurately model and simulate a buildings energy consumption.
Proposed Addenda to Standard 62.2-2010 are Open for Review Proposed Addenda to Standard 62.2-2010 are Open for Review
Press Release Issued by ASHRAE Proposed addendum would provide professionals working in existing homes additional methods to demonstrate combustion safety.
The AIA Unveils Annual Decade of Design Awards The AIA Unveils Annual Decade of Design Awards
Press Release Issued by the American Institute of Architects The AIA announced a ten-year commitment to address challenges cities face on public health, sustainability, and resiliency to natural disasters.
2012 AIA Firm Survey Now Available 2012 AIA Firm Survey Now Available
Press Release Issued by AIA The survey details the current state of Architecture Firms across the U.S.
ASLA Announces 2012 Professional and Student Awards ASLA Announces 2012 Professional and Student Awards
Press Release by ASLA ASLA will present 37 awards to professional landscape architects and their firms, selected from more than 620 entries at their EXPO on Oct. 1.
MakerBot Announces MakerBot Replicator 2 Desktop 3D Printer MakerBot Announces MakerBot Replicator 2 Desktop 3D Printer
Press Release Issued by MarkerBot The new printer features 100-micron layer resolution, more build volume and a new slicing engine that is up to 20 times faster than the last model.
New Light Requirements Proposed for Green Building Standard New Light Requirements Proposed for Green Building Standard
Press Release Issued by ASHRAE This addendum addresses lighting quality issues with the expectation that future addenda will be developed to address remaining issues.
USGBC Celebrate World Green Building Week USGBC Celebrate World Green Building Week
Press Release Issued by USGBC USGBC highlights the role of green buildings in safeguarding communities and the next generation.
Architecture Billings Moves Back into Positive Territory Architecture Billings Moves Back into Positive Territory
Press Release Issued by AIA The American Institute of Architects (AIA) reported the August ABI score was 50.2, up from the mark of 48.7 in July.
NREL Celebrates 25th Industry Growth Forum NREL Celebrates 25th Industry Growth Forum
Press Release Issued by NREL The National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) has announced that its 25th Industry Growth Forum is scheduled for Denver Oct. 23 to 24.
HOK Adds New Executives to West Coast Operations HOK Adds New Executives to West Coast Operations
Press Release Issued by HOK HOK welcomes two new executives with over 20 years of professional architectural experience to its West Coast team.
SFA to Host Session on Cold-formed Steel Framing SFA to Host Session on Cold-formed Steel Framing
Press Release Issued by Steel Framing Alliance The Steel Framing Alliance (SFA) has announced it will hold a two-part session on best practices of cold-formed steel framing at METALCON.
Home Design Trends Survey Points to Energy Efficiency Home Design Trends Survey Points to Energy Efficiency
Press Release Issued by AIA A new report from the American Institute of Architects has revealed that even with the economy in recovery, home buyers are still focused on efficiency.
The Landscape Architects Guide to Washington, D.C. The Landscape Architects Guide to Washington, D.C.
Press Release Issued by ASLA This online guide features more than 75 historic, modern and contemporary landscapes in Washington, D.C. and Arlington, Va.
ASLA Meeting Explores Heat Mitigation and Urban Parks ASLA Meeting Explores Heat Mitigation and Urban Parks
Press Release Issued by ASLA Key issues such as practice management, sustainability and stormwater management will be addressed by some of the countrys experts in the field.
Integration Enables BIM-linked Specs on DoD Projects Integration Enables BIM-linked Specs on DoD Projects
Press Release Issued by InterSpec InterSpec integrated e-SPECS BIM applications with the government's SpecsIntact application for managing the preparation of UFGS.
Water Management Topics Explored at ASLA Annual Meeting Water Management Topics Explored at ASLA Annual Meeting
Press Release Issued by ASLA Key issues such as practice management, sustainability and stormwater management will be addressed by some of the countrys experts in the field.
Mobile Mark-Up Solution - A First To Support 3D PDF Mobile Mark-Up Solution - A First To Support 3D PDF
Press Release Issued by IMSI/Design IMSI/Design, as well as TurboCAD, announced TurboReview, the first 2D and 3D mobile mark-up solution for the AEC world to support 3D PDF.
TopoDOT DOT Adds Three New Customers TopoDOT DOT Adds Three New Customers
Press Release Issued by Caltrans, West Virginia and Ohio joined seven other DOTs that use TopoDOT for processing LiDAR data from tripod, mobile and airborne systems.
McGraw-Hill Present Construction Owners Forum McGraw-Hill Present Construction Owners Forum
Press Release Issued by McGraw-Hill Construction The event features an opening keynote address by George Mokrzan, Ph.D., Director of Economics, Huntington Bancorp, and Chair.
IES Will be Presenting at ESHPB Conference IES Will be Presenting at ESHPB Conference
Announcement by IES The talk will focus on whole building performance analysis using a virtual building at the Engineered Systems High-Performance Buildings Conference.
Glimpse of ASHRAE Refrigerants Conference Glimpse of ASHRAE Refrigerants Conference
Press Release Issued by ASHRAE Papers from leading global experts will be presented on refrigerant alternatives and technologies, environmental effects of refrigerants and more.
Architecture Billings Index Reports Slower Decline in July Architecture Billings Index Reports Slower Decline in July
Press Release Issued by ABI If economic conditions continue to show improvement, modest declines should shift over to growth in design activity over the coming months.
Matrox Launches Avio F120 Fiber-optic KVM Extender Matrox Launches Avio F120 Fiber-optic KVM Extender
Press Release Issued by Matrox Designed for graphics and video-intensive applications the Avio F120 transmitter/receiver set extends two single-link DVI.
Tekla Hosts a North America BIM Award Competition Tekla Hosts a North America BIM Award Competition
Press Release Issued by Tekla A power generating station flow control structure and a Canadian major events stadium were winners in Tekla's 2012 North America BIM Awards.
NVIDIA CUDA 5 Release Candidate Now Available NVIDIA CUDA 5 Release Candidate Now Available
Press Release Issued by NVIDIA CUDA 5 includes an integrated documentation system and all-in-one installers making it easier for developers to get started with parallel programming.
Voice your Opinion on ANSI/ASHRAE/IES Standard 90.1-2010 Voice your Opinion on ANSI/ASHRAE/IES Standard 90.1-2010
Press Release Issued by ASHRAE Proposed changes to the ASHRAE/IES energy standard would improve lighting and equipment efficiencies.
Professor Receives Robert J. Dexter Memorial Lecture Professor Receives Robert J. Dexter Memorial Lecture
Press Release Issued by the Steel Market Development Institute Hassan H. Abbas, assistant professor of structural engineering at Auburn University, is the 2012 recipient of the Robert J. Dexter Memorial Lecture.
Conference to Address Daylighting, Thermal Bridging and More Conference to Address Daylighting, Thermal Bridging and More
Press Release Issued by ASHRAE ASHRAEs Energy Modeling Conference seeks to advance your ability to more accurately model and simulate a building's energy use.
Graphisoft Will Market and Sell Solibri Products in Japan Graphisoft Will Market and Sell Solibri Products in Japan
Press Release Issued by Solibri Graphisoft Japan and Solibri have signed a partner agreement to serve the increasing need for BIM Quality Assurance and Model Checking in Japan.
Deltek to Become a Privately Held Company Deltek to Become a Privately Held Company
Press Release Issued by Deltek Deltek will be acquired by private equity investment firm Thoma Bravo in an all-cash transaction valued at approximately $1.1 billion.
Project Cloud Includes Web-hosted Collaboration Project Cloud Includes Web-hosted Collaboration
Press Release Issued by Newforma Users will benefit from greater transparency and accountability in the course of more efficient and effective construction management.
New modo Kit Gives 3D Renderings Hand Drawn Feel New modo Kit Gives 3D Renderings Hand Drawn Feel
Press Release Issued by Luxology Luxology's new NPR Kit for modo is designed to give creators of high end 3D renderings the ability to capture the look and feel of hand drawn designs.
LMN Honored for Contributions to Field of Architecture LMN Honored for Contributions to Field of Architecture
Press Release Issued by AIA The American Institute of Architects has named the Seattle-based firm LMN the winner of the first ever 2012 Region Firm Award.
Webinar to Detail Risks in Green Building and how to Address Webinar to Detail Risks in Green Building and how to Address
Press Release Issued by WPL Publishing WPL Publishing has scheduled a webinar to help construction professionals understand and address the hidden risks of green building.
3Degrees Publishes How to Earn LEED Paper 3Degrees Publishes How to Earn LEED Paper
Press Release Issued by 3Degrees The white paper discusses how renewable energy can make projects' energy use more environmentally sustainable and earn six LEED points.
Proposition for First Standard Commissioning by ASHRAE Proposition for First Standard Commissioning by ASHRAE
Press Release Issued by ASHRAE The commission would hold owners, designers, contractors and operations and maintenance entities accountable for the quality of their work.
Yoni Adonyi Receives Richard S. Fountain Award Yoni Adonyi Receives Richard S. Fountain Award
Press Release Issued by Steel Market Development Institute Named for the founder of the Steel Bridge Task Force, the Richard S. Fountain Award recognizes leadership in steel bridge research.
Oc Explains How to Safeguard Data on Large Format Devices Oc Explains How to Safeguard Data on Large Format Devices
Press Release Issued by Oc Oc provides insights into the importance of safeguarding sensitive data that may be stored on the disk drives of large format devices.
Glass Offers Expanded Low-e Insulating Performance Options Glass Offers Expanded Low-e Insulating Performance Options
Press Release Issued by PPG Sungate 600 glass features a pyrolitic coating developed to provide the smoothness and durability needed.
AIA Contract Documents Available for Comment AIA Contract Documents Available for Comment
Press Release Issued by AIA The AIA Contract Documents program is updating its documents for use on construction projects involving digital data or BIM.
Contex Americas Reports Strong Sales in Early Q3 Contex Americas Reports Strong Sales in Early Q3
Press Release Issued by Contex The company attributes this success to the recent launch of the updated HD Ultra, the market's fastest and most productive wide format scanner.
HP's Workstations Rank First in The Global Market HP's Workstations Rank First in The Global Market
Press Release Issued by HP Industry research firm IDC reported that HP leads U.S. market share in the desktop workstation category and was global share leader in Q2 2012.
Carmanah Releases Third Generation of Solar Flashing Beacon Carmanah Releases Third Generation of Solar Flashing Beacon
Press Release Issued by Carmanah Technologies The R247-E will be showcased at the Institute of Transportation Engineers (ITE) Annual Meeting and Exhibit August 12-15 in Atlanta Georgia.
Synergis Software Ships Adept 2013 Synergis Software Ships Adept 2013
Press Release Issued by Synergis Software Synergis has launched Adept 2013, which features faster logins, faster administrative changes and the new FileGuide tool.
Ben Van Berkel And Caroline Bos Awarded Professorships Ben Van Berkel And Caroline Bos Awarded Professorships
Press Release Issued by UNStudio Ben van Berkel has been asked to stay on another three years at the Harvard University Graduate School of Design.
Green and Good Value: Is it Possible to Have Both? Green and Good Value: Is it Possible to Have Both?
Summary by Lauren Browne, ConnectPress Editor Brad Pitts Make it Right Foundation demonstrates how sustainability is affordable for all, even those in the 9th Ward in New Orleans.
NVIDIA Releases Second Gerneration of NVIVIA Maximus NVIDIA Releases Second Gerneration of NVIVIA Maximus
Press Release Issued by NVIDIA This week at Siggraph NVIDIA launched the second generation of its workstation platform NVIDIA Maximus originally introduced last November.
NVIDIA Announces New Line of Quadro Graphics NVIDIA Announces New Line of Quadro Graphics
Press Release Issued by NVIDIA Designed for engineers, industrial designers, animators, and film & video editors the Quadro graphics processing units feature Kepler architecture.
Get Your Tickets for the Green Gala Awards Ceremony Get Your Tickets for the Green Gala Awards Ceremony
Press Release Issued by USGBC The annual Gala attracts over 400 influential guests, including architectural designers, landscapers and builders.
Nonres Construction Spending to Increase through 2012 Nonres Construction Spending to Increase through 2012
Press Release Issued by AIA With companies looking to bring back manufacturing jobs from overseas, there has been a sharp rise in demand for industrial facilities.
USGBC Hosting a Sustainable Community with Partners USGBC Hosting a Sustainable Community with Partners
Press Release Issued by USGBC The two-day summit will feature a keynote presentation and various educational sessions focused on successfully planning, financing, etc.
SynthEyes to Demo at Siggraph August 7-9 SynthEyes to Demo at Siggraph August 7-9
Press Release Issued by SynthEyes The latest version, SynthEyes 1208, will be demonstrated, which includes a node-based "Phase" system for controlling the solver.
UNStudio Designs New UIC Building UNStudio Designs New UIC Building
Press Release Issued by Ben van Berkel and UNStudio The former UIC Building dominated the city skyline as Singapores tallest building for many years since its completion in 1973.
Gehry Announces Preview of Collaboration Platform Gehry Announces Preview of Collaboration Platform
Press Release Issued by Gehry Technologies GTeam is a cloud-based 3D, file management and project collaboration platform purpose-built for AEC professionals.
Join Vuuch for a Webinar on August 16 Join Vuuch for a Webinar on August 16
Announcement by Vuuch Chris Williams, CEO and Paul Cunningham, VP of sales and marketing will give an introduction to the Vuuch Collaborative Product Development Network.
Eleven Recipients Selected for the 2012 Small Project Awards Eleven Recipients Selected for the 2012 Small Project Awards
Press Release Issued by the American Institute of Architects Awards recognize small-project practitioners for the high quality of their work and promote excellence in small-project design.
LEED Buildings Increase in Every Corner of the World LEED Buildings Increase in Every Corner of the World
Press Release Issued by the U.S. Green Building Council The total footprint of commercial projects certified under the USGBC's LEED green building program surpassed two billion square feet.
Scholarship Program Upgrades Provide Students with Funding Scholarship Program Upgrades Provide Students with Funding
Press Release Issued by the American Institute of Architects The American Institute of Architects has selected four students to receive the AIA/AAF Minority Disadvantaged Scholarship.
Vuuch Launches Collaborative Product Development Network Vuuch Launches Collaborative Product Development Network
Press Release Issued by Vuuch Users can create company communities, engage in open industry discussions and crowdsource feedback on visual concepts using Vuuch Storyboards.
Registration Now Open for Greenbuild 2012 Registration Now Open for Greenbuild 2012
Press Release Issued by U.S. Green Building Council The co-hosts of MSNBC's "Morning Joe and co-founder of Twitter will headline the 11th annual event in taking place in San Francisco November 14-16.
High Performance Buildings Council Coalition Announced High Performance Buildings Council Coalition Announced
Press Release Issued by USGBC The U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) applauds the creation of the American High-Performance Buildings Coalition.
Weak Market Conditions Persist for Construction Projects Weak Market Conditions Persist for Construction Projects
Press Release Issued by AIA The Architecture Billings Index (ABI) saw more poor conditions last month, indicating a drop in design activity at U.S. architecture firms.
BIM is the Featured Topic at Two Separate Programs in L.A. BIM is the Featured Topic at Two Separate Programs in L.A.
Press Release Issued by Nemetschek Vectorworks BIM experts from Nemetschek Vectorworks, Inc. are among the featured speakers at both gatherings.
Will the Government Use Only BIM by 2016? Will the Government Use Only BIM by 2016?
Read about the goal of the U.S. government to use only BIM in all government projects by 2016.
Hines Releases First Ever Sustainability Report Hines Releases First Ever Sustainability Report
Press Release Issued by Hines Hines, an international real estate firm, has released its first ever report review of Hines environmental, social and governance performance.
3DMTP Launches New Cloud-Based 3D Printing Service 3DMTP Launches New Cloud-Based 3D Printing Service
Press Release Issued by 3DMTP 3DMTP's new cloud-based system automatically converts commonly-used architectural software files into 3D printable models.
3D Systems Announces Conference Call 3D Systems Announces Conference Call
Press Release Issued by 3D Systems 3D Systems Corporation will host a webcast to discuss 2012 financial results on Thursday, July 26, 2012, at 10:30 a.m. Eastern Time.
HD Ultra Wide Format Scanner Impresses with Host of Updates HD Ultra Wide Format Scanner Impresses with Host of Updates
Press Release Issued by Contex The device now scans at 8 inches per second in color, or 642 ISO A0 documents per hour -- clocking in at twice the speed of its competitors.
Student Loan Fix Avoids Penalizing Small Businesses Student Loan Fix Avoids Penalizing Small Businesses
Press Release Issued by the American Institute of Architects The American Institute of Architects stresses importance of transportation legislative spending.
Acquisition Adds Estimating Software to Meridian's Portfolio Acquisition Adds Estimating Software to Meridian's Portfolio
Press Release Issued by Trimble Trimble has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire WinEstimator, Inc.
Get Full Access to VE-Navigator for LEED for Free Get Full Access to VE-Navigator for LEED for Free
Press Release Issued by Integrated Environmental Solutions Promotion provides customers the opportunity to gain valuable experience in preparation for the LEED v4 launch.
Mia Lehrer: Performative Landscape Design in Prominent Pro Mia Lehrer: Performative Landscape Design in Prominent Pro
Press Release Issued by Mia Lehrer + Associates The strong effects of landscape design are more and more prominent and Lehrer and her team are key players in changing the face of cities through it.
AIA Issues Call for 2013 Sustainable Design Assessment Team AIA Issues Call for 2013 Sustainable Design Assessment Team
Press Release Issued by AIA The American Institute of Architects has issued a call for members who are interested in joining its 2013 Sustainable Design Assessment Team.
Capitol Dome & Government Buildings Maintenance at Risk Capitol Dome & Government Buildings Maintenance at Risk
Press Release Issued by the American Institute of Architects The AIA sent a letter to Congressional leaders warning that cuts to the Architect of the Capitol's budget could lead to deterioration of the Capitol.
Five Products Impress with Contribution to Green Design Five Products Impress with Contribution to Green Design
By DRS and Associates Five clients of DRS and Associates are recognized by the Chicago Athenaeum: Museum of Architecture and Design.
Construction Activity Drops in May Construction Activity Drops in May
Press Release Issued by AIA Over the past five months the Architecture Billings Index has seen a significant decline indicating a drop in construction activity.
Lenovo Launches IdeaPad U310 and U410 Ultrabooks Lenovo Launches IdeaPad U310 and U410 Ultrabooks
Press Release Issued by Lenovo Lenovo has announced the availability of its IdeaPad U310 and U410 Ultrabooks.
LEED for Homes Surpasses 20,000 Certified Home Milestone LEED for Homes Surpasses 20,000 Certified Home Milestone
Press Release Issued by USGBC Since the launch of LEED for Homes in 2008, more than 20,000 residential units have certified with nearly 79,000 additional units in the pipeline.
Vuuch Grows Bookings More Than 400 Percent Vuuch Grows Bookings More Than 400 Percent
Press Release Issued by Vuuch Vuuch, creators of deliverable-centric enterprise social software, saw that record growth was further accentuated with new reseller agreements.
USGBC Launches California Best Buildings Challenge USGBC Launches California Best Buildings Challenge
Press Release Issued by USGBC The challenge consists of firms that have committed to reduce their building energy, water and waste by 20 percent in two years.
Intel Sponsors New Thought Leadership Webinar Series Intel Sponsors New Thought Leadership Webinar Series
Announcement by ConnectPress The power of 360,000+ community colleagues brings you a webinar series that takes on topics such as search, social media and lightweight formats.
BE Together Report from EnvisionCAD BE Together Report from EnvisionCAD
Summary by Brock Haroldson, ConnectPress Editor EnvisionCAD looks back at the 2012 Be Together Bentley users conference.
Parsons Brinckerhoff Named GEC for Transit Program Parsons Brinckerhoff Named GEC for Transit Program
Press Release Issued by Parsons Brinckerhoff Waterloo, Ontario has named Parsons Brinckerhoff its general engineering consultant (GEC) for the development of a light rail transit system.
New Report on Green Cities New Report on Green Cities
Press Release Issued by USGBC A report from the USGBC and others looks at advancing the green economy through green buildings.
AECOM Selected to Design Road in Qatar AECOM Selected to Design Road in Qatar
Press Release Issued by AECOM AECOM will work on the 61-mile North Road which connects the capital city of Doha with a city on the north coast.
AIA and HUD Hand Out Housing Awards AIA and HUD Hand Out Housing Awards
Press Release Issued by AIA The recipient projects offer examples of important developments in the housing industry.
Ballot on LEED 2012 to be Delayed Ballot on LEED 2012 to be Delayed
Press Release Issued by USGBC The USGBC has announced that it will delay ballot on LEED 2012 until 2013. Because of this date change, LEED 2012 is being renamed LEED v4.
Balfour Beatty Projects Win Industry Awards Balfour Beatty Projects Win Industry Awards
Press Release Issued by Balfour Beatty Balfour Beatty Construction has received industry recognition from the DBIA-WPR and the CMAA for three projects in California.
HP Announces New Desktop and Mobile Workstations HP Announces New Desktop and Mobile Workstations
Press Release Issued by HP The new HP Z220 Workstations and HP EliteBook Mobile Workstations offer many new professional-class features.
Mott MacDonald to Design Hydropower Expansion Mott MacDonald to Design Hydropower Expansion
Press Release Issued by Mott MacDonald Mott MacDonald has been appointed as designer for a $27 million hydropower expansion project in Jamaica.
Harness the Power of Social Technology for Your Team Harness the Power of Social Technology for Your Team
Announcement by Vuuch If you are sick of dealing with countless emails and discussion lists this webinar can help you improve your communication processes.
Green Home Tour Guidebook Available Green Home Tour Guidebook Available
Press Release Issued by US Green Building Council New Mexico Chapter The free guidebook includes descriptions of the homes and maps for the 13th Annual USGBC, New Mexico Chapter, GreenBuilt Tour.
SolidACE Releases Version 3.1 of BuiltWorks SolidACE Releases Version 3.1 of BuiltWorks
Press Release Issued by SolidACE The BuiltWorks SolidWorks plug-in is suitable for data exchange with Bentley Structural Modeler Autodesk Revit Structure and other AEC Systems.
Keep Teams Centered with Vuuch V5 Keep Teams Centered with Vuuch V5
Press Release Issued by Vuuch The new release of the enterprise social software includes deliverable-specific dashboards and timelines, Facebook-like threaded discussions and more.
WPL To Hold LEED AP Exam Prep Webinar Series WPL To Hold LEED AP Exam Prep Webinar Series
Press Release Issued by WPL Publishing The course is designed to provide an intensive and comprehensive review of the knowledge areas required for success on the exam.
CU Athletic Facility Goes Platinum CU Athletic Facility Goes Platinum
Press Release Issued by University of Colorado Boulder The volleyball and basketball practice facility is the first LEED certified athletic facility on the CU-Boulder campus.
Hiring by Engineering Services Employers Continues to Grow Hiring by Engineering Services Employers Continues to Grow
Press Release Issued by WANTED Technologies Corporation During April 2012, more than 38,000 jobs were advertised online in the engineering services sector according to WANTED Analytics.
Parsons Brinckerhoff Wins UK High Speed Rail Contract Parsons Brinckerhoff Wins UK High Speed Rail Contract
Press Release Issued by Parsons Brinckerhoff Parsons Brinckerhoff will work to provide the appropriate balance with functionality, safety, sustainability, cost and value.
AECOM Awarded Maritime Contract  AECOM Awarded Maritime Contract
Press Release Issued by AECOM AECOM will provide advisory consultancy services for Jordans New Aqaba Port, the only maritime outlet in the country.
RedVector Adds New Green Building Courses RedVector Adds New Green Building Courses
Press Release Issued by RedVector RedVector.com recently received board approval from the Green Building Certification Institute (GBCI) for seven new courses.
Casino and Hotel to Feature Green Roof Casino and Hotel to Feature Green Roof
Press Release Issued by LiveRoof Harrahs Cherokee Casino and Hotel will feature a spectacular green roof situated atop the canopy at the casinos main entrance.
3D Systems to Showcase Printers at RAPID 2012 3D Systems to Showcase Printers at RAPID 2012
Press Release Issued by 3D Systems 3D Systems will be showcasing its latest 3D content-to-print products and services at RAPID 2012, May 23 24 in Atlanta.
HOK Selected to Design School of Medicine HOK Selected to Design School of Medicine
Press Release Issued by HOK After winning a global design competition, HOK has been selected to design the new University at Buffalo School of Medicine.
Solar Shading is Highlight of New IESVE 2012 Solar Shading is Highlight of New IESVE 2012
Press Release Issued by Integrated Environmental Solutions IES announced the latest release of its Virtual Environment software suite, IESVE 2012.
Qatar National Convention Centre Earns LEED Gold Qatar National Convention Centre Earns LEED Gold
By Vertegy The energy efficiency of the Qatar National Convention Centre Extension was a primary concern for the project team.
AIA Introduces a Guide the IgCC  AIA Introduces a Guide the IgCC
Press Release Issued by AIA The guide is a one-stop-shop document for AIA-member architects working in jurisdictions where the IgCC is adopted or soon will be.
Index Points to Strong Growth for Nonresidential Building Index Points to Strong Growth for Nonresidential Building
Press Release Issued by McGraw-Hill Construction McGraw-Hill Construction has launched the Dodge Momentum Index, a 12-month leading indicator of construction spending for nonresidential building.
ABI Down After Five Months of Growth ABI Down After Five Months of Growth
Press Release Issued by AIA After five months of positive readings, the Architecture Billings Index (ABI) has fallen.
AIA Partners with Broadcastr AIA Partners with Broadcastr
Press Release Issued by AIA The project aims to raise public awareness of architectural accomplishments, elevate appreciation of the profession and more.
Bluebeam Adds ProjectWise Plug-in  Bluebeam Adds ProjectWise Plug-in
Press Release Issued by Bluebeam Bluebeam Revu users can simply click a button in ProjectWise to instantly create a real-time collaboration session in Bluebeam Studio.
New Report Shows Strong Growth in 3D Printing New Report Shows Strong Growth in 3D Printing
Press Release Issued by Wohlers Associates The Wohlers Report 2012 looks at developments in the past year and summarizes the state of the industry in countries around the world.
Build London Live Attracts Many AEC Teams Build London Live Attracts Many AEC Teams
Press Release Issued by Asite Design professionals and experts will join together online on May 21st to 23rd, to create elegant solutions based on a time-constrained design brief.
Dovetail Partners' Report Looks at New IGCC Dovetail Partners' Report Looks at New IGCC
By Dovetail Partners The report focuses on the impacts the code will have on the selection of building materials for commercial construction projects.
High Performance Building Week is May 14 to 19 High Performance Building Week is May 14 to 19
Press Release Issued by ASHRAE ASHRAE and ICC members will be honored during high performance week.
AIA Renews Partnership with the USACE AIA Renews Partnership with the USACE
Press Release Issued by AIA The agreement calls for the AIA and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to promote their mutual interests in providing effective architectural services.
InterSpec Announces New Version of e-SPECS for ArchiCAD InterSpec Announces New Version of e-SPECS for ArchiCAD
Press Release Issued by InterSpec InterSpecs e-SPECS software solutions automate the preparation of construction specifications and selection of products and materials.
Contex Goes Back to its Roots with Old Sales Model Contex Goes Back to its Roots with Old Sales Model
Press Release Issued by Contex Returning to its original sales distribution model will give Contex Americas greater flexibility for responding to customers' needs.
IES Software Used in CSU Building Design IES Software Used in CSU Building Design
Press Release Issued by IES Using IES VE-Pro software, engineers modeled daylight, airflow and mixed-mode ventilation for the new energy efficient, three-story covered atrium.
Affordable Apartments to Use LiveRoof Affordable Apartments to Use LiveRoof
Press Release Issued by LiveRoof Park Landing is utilizing LiveRoof for a 20,000 square foot outdoor green space amenity over the parking area.
Carl Galioto Elected to HOKs Global Executive Committee Carl Galioto Elected to HOKs Global Executive Committee
Press Release Issued by HOK Galioto joined HOK in 2009 as a senior principal and the managing principal of HOK in New York.
First Light Launches New Solar Bollard First Light Launches New Solar Bollard
Press Release Issued by First Light Technologies The WLB Series Solar LED Bollard has architectural, commercial way finding, and landscaping applications.
Nancy Hamilton Joins HOK Nancy Hamilton Joins HOK
Press Release Issued by HOK Hamilton has been the building engineering leader and lead structural engineer on dozens of complex, high-profile projects.
Steelworks 2012 Launched Steelworks 2012 Launched
Press Release Issued by Lantek Steelworks C. Brown and Sons are leveraging the Lantek Integra ERP system to streamline and improve the flexibility of their steel stockholder and processor of steel parts.
New Advanced Energy Design Guide for Hospitals New Advanced Energy Design Guide for Hospitals
Press Release Issued by ASHRAE The Guide highlights reliable technologies and design philosophies that can be used to reduce energy in hospitals.
New Mexico USGBC to Hold GreenBuilt Tour New Mexico USGBC to Hold GreenBuilt Tour
Press Release Issued by USGBC, New Mexico Chapter On June 9 and 10, the public can tour 21 homes that showcase sustainable building practices.
Become Immersed in ProtoSphere's Virtual Environment Become Immersed in ProtoSphere's Virtual Environment
Summary by Brock Haroldson, ConnectPress Editor A video from InformationWeek takes a look at Proton Media's ProtoSphere.
Registration for ASLA Conference Now Open Registration for ASLA Conference Now Open
Press Release Issued by ASLA The 2012 ASLA Annual Meeting and EXPO takes place September 28 to October 1 in Phoenix.
Online Registration Deadline Approaching for Be Together Online Registration Deadline Approaching for Be Together
Summary by Brock Haroldson, ConnectPress Editor Online registration for Bentley's Be Together conference is open until May 11.
New Training Manual and more From EnvisionCAD New Training Manual and more From EnvisionCAD
Summary by Brock Haroldson, ConnectPress Editor Download EnvisionCAD's free MicroStation App for Area Annotation before the offer expires May 8.
NRMCA Celebrates Building Safety Month NRMCA Celebrates Building Safety Month
Press Release Issued by NRMCA The National Ready Mixed Concrete Association is raising awareness of building safety by participating in Building Safety Month this May.
McGraw-Hill Releases Green Building Market Report
Press Release Issued by McGraw-Hill Construction The report says the green homes share of the construction market was 17 percent in 2011, and is expected to rise 29 to 38 percent by 2016.
Alverez-Glasman & Colvin to Showcase Green Building Division
Press Release Issued by Alverez-Glasman & Colvin The firm will have a team of legal experts on hand to share legal insight and expertise at AltBuild.
GreenExpo365.com Offers Free Webinars
Press Release Issued by GreenExpo365.com Experts from the EPA, along with architects and builders will present ways to design and build water-conscious homes and buildings.
ASHRAE to Host Luncheon on Building Energy Consumption
Press Release Issued by ASHRAE An update on the Commercial Buildings Energy Consumption Survey will be featured at the May 4 luncheon.
AIA Opposes Proposed Tax Increase
Press Release Issued by AIA A Senate proposal raises taxes on small businesses who file as Subchapter S Corporations, many of whom are architects.
Trimble to Acquire Google's SketchUp Trimble to Acquire Google's SketchUp
Press Release Issued by Trimble Trimble has entered into an agreement to acquire SketchUp. The transaction is expected to close in the second quarter of 2012.
Landscape Architecture Shows Progress
Press Release Issued by ASLA The first three months of 2012 showed progress in billable hours, and new business inquiries, according to a ASLA survey.
UNStudio Submits Union Station Vision
Press Release Issued by UNStudio The design of the 'vision' for the L.A. Union Station Master Plan is focused on integrating the transit experience with new outdoor parking spaces.
World Renewable Energy Forum Releases Speaker List
Announcement by WREF The World Renewable Energy Forum has announced a speaker list including, Steven Chu, United States Secretary of Energy and Santiago Seage, CEO, Abengoa Solar.
ASLA Celebrates Landscape Architecture Month
Press Release Issued by ASLA Today landscape architects from coast to coast will gather on local street corners, in parks, and on trails in celebration.
Utopian City Scape Develops Web Based Model Building System
Press Release Issued by Utopian City Scape RealSite enables the creation of interactive photo texture models of buildings which may be accessed and populated by an unlimited number of users.
Reliable Steel to Build Homes with Phototron Equipment
Press Release Issued by Phototron Holdings The Phototronic Living Home is an all-in-one structure that allows individuals and families to live and grow their own food inside.
WREF Special Events for Students
Announcement by WREF The World Renewable Energy Forum has announced a a lineup of programs targeted at students and young professionals.
Imaging Notes and Vector1 Form Partnership
Press Release Issued by Vector1 Media The two geospatial media companies have formed a strategic partnership to better serve readers through their combined competencies.
Chattanooga City Council Building to Install Green Roof
Press Release Issued by LiveRoof The green roof will provide many, including improved stormwater management and extend the life of the City Council Buildings new roof.
ZPrinter 850 Features Higher Print Volume
Press Release Issued by 3D Systems 3D Systems has launched its new ZPrinter 850 which offers customers higher print volume, greater productivity and full color.
Native Custom Stone Now Provides LEED Quality Products
Press Release Issued by Native Custom Stone Native Custom Stones manufactured stone products and its manufacturing facility have high LEED ratings.
Wausau Windows and Curtainwalls Promote Sustainability
Press Release Issued by Wausau UC Berkeley's Li Ka Shing Center features windows and curtainwalls that enhance the occupants' access to natural views, sunlight and fresh air.
Architecture Students Call for Loan Assistance
Press Release Issued by AIA The AIA and AIAS are calling for programs that offer graduates loan debt assistance if they donate their services to their communities and elsewhere.
USGBC Announces Green Apple Day of Service
Press Release Issued by USGBC The Green Apple Day of Service will take place on Sept. 29. It is global call to take action in support of healthy, sustainable schools.
BOXX Launches 3DBOXX 4925
Press Release Issued by BOXX Workstations BOXX has announced the release of its new 3DBOXX 4925, the industrys first single Intel Xeon processor workstation with support for up to four GPUs.
NASA Sustainability Base Awarded LEED Platinum
Press Release Issued by Ames Research Center The 50,000 square-foot building will know exactly how much energy each occupant uses and can adapt to weather, season and occupancy.
National Sustainable Design Expo Takes Place April 21-23
Press Release Issued by EPA The expo brings together more than 30 exhibitors from nonprofits and government agencies showcasing innovative environmental solutions.
AIA Selects Top Ten Green Projects
Press Release Issued by AIA The Committee on the Environment program celebrates projects that show an integrated approach to architecture, natural systems and technology.
IES to Present at eSim 2012
Press Release Issued by IES On May 1, IES will host a half-day training workshop for its Virtual Environment software.
ABI Remains Positive for Fifth Straight Month
Press Release Issued by AIA The commercial sector continues to see the most growth in the Architecture Billings Index.
Early Registration Discount Extended for WREF
Press Release Issued by WREF The World Renewable Energy forum has extended the early registration deadline for its upcoming conference to April 20.
Loyola University Chicago Installing Green Roof
Press Release Issued by LiveRoof The LiveRoof Hybrid Green System green roof will help manage stormwater runoff.
Stratasys and Objet Agree to Merge
Press Release Issued by Stratasys The transaction will position the combined company as a leader within the 3D printing and direct digital manufacturing industry.
Tekla BIMsight Available in Five New Languages
Press Release Issued by Tekla Tekla BIMsight 1.5 is now available in French, German, Spanish, Chinese and Japanese.
The Princeton Review Releases The Guide to Green Colleges
Press Release Issued by USGBC The guide profiles 322 institutions that demonstrate commitments to sustainability in their academic offerings and campus infrastructure.
McGraw-Hill Launches New Mobile App
Press Release Issued by McGraw-Hill Construction The mobile app enables design professionals to search and download specs, CAD, BIM, catalogs, data sheets and more.
Matrox Launches New Line of Fiber-optic KVM Extenders Matrox Launches New Line of Fiber-optic KVM Extenders
Press Release Issued by Matrox Matrox has announced its new lineup of fiber-optic KVM extenders, the Matrox Avio F120.
NVision to Leverage TeamPlatform for Project Portal NVision to Leverage TeamPlatform for Project Portal
Press Release Issued by NVision NVision has launched a new project portal for its customers that will take advantage of the TeamPlatform architecture.
Receive $50 Off of WREF Registration Fee
ConnectPress members can receive a $50 discount on the registration cost for the upcoming World Renewable Energy Forum in Denver next month.
NCTech Launches Automatic 360 Camera
Press Release Issued by NCTech The iSTAR is designed to be used in the construction, surveying and architecture industries, as well as many others.
HP Z1 Now Available
Press Release Issued by HP The new all-in-one HP Z1 workstation is now available worldwide.
EPA Releases List of Cities with Most Energy Star Buildings
Press Release Issued by the EPA The list of 25 cities includes Los Angeles, Washington, D.C., Atlanta, Chicago and San Francisco.
Green Buildings Impact Worker Productivity
Press Release Issued by Carrier Speakers say the design of the building itself can increase productivity at Carrier Global Engineering Conference.
Virginia Middle School Earns LEED Gold
Press Release Issued by Moseley Architects Locust Grove Middle School is Virginia's first to earn LEED Gold certification.
NAHB to Host Green Building Conference
Press Release Issued by NAHB The April 29 to May 1 conference will feature an exhibit hall with cutting-edge green products and a wide variety of education courses.
Green Infrastructure Solutions save Taxpayer Money
Press Release Issued by ASLA A new report looks at cost-effective options for managing polluted runoff and protecting clean water.
AIA Selects Diversity Recognition Program Honoree
Press Release Issued by AIA The Diversity Recognition program recognizes architects and component chapters that are actively committed to increasing diversity.
PROSTEP Hiring for PLM Consultants, Programmers and More
Press Release Issued by PROSTEP PROSTEP has announced it is hiring PLM consultants, programmers and solution architects of all levels.
New iPad App Gives Information about Natural Stones
Press Release Issued by MIA MIA's goal in creating the app was to give architects, builders, designers and homeowners an easy way to view and select stone on the iPad.
AECOM Wins USAID Contract
Press Release Issued by AECOM Under the contract, AECOM will provide planning, design and construction advisory services for rural health centers and more.
Study Links Green Buildings and Financial Performance
Press Release Issued by Paladino and Company The first-of-its-kind study compares the financial performance of 93 LEED rated bank branches with 469 non-rated branches.
New Electronic Homeowner and Building Performance Templates
Press Release Issued by AxisPointe AxisPointe has announced the release of new customizable templates for Homeowner Maintenance and Performance Standards.
Gehry BIM Delivery Project Receives BIM Excellence Award
Press Release Issued by Gehry Technologies The Fondation Louis Vuitton project, whose BIM delivery process was managed by Gehry Technologies has received the AIA BIM Excellence award.
FedGenius Releases DoD National Construction Forecast
Press Release Issued by FedGenius The report allows professionals in the Construction, Architectural Design, and Heavy Civil industry to learn more information about Federal opportunities.
EPA Invests in a Green Philadelphia
Press Release Issued by the EPA Over the next 25 years, the Green City agreement will transform many of Philadelphias traditional hardened surfaces to green areas.
Florida Multi-Family Project Seeks NGBP Gold
Press Release Issued by Two Trails, Inc. The SeaBourn Cove project currently is the largest multi-family project to pursue a Gold level certification.
ASHRAE Proposes Data Center Standards Changes
Press Release Issued by ASHRAE A proposed change to the ASHRAE energy standard regarding data centers recognizes the role that system efficiencies can play in reducing energy consumption.
Mura MPX Input/Output Boards Offers Passive Cooling Mura MPX Input/Output Boards Offers Passive Cooling
Press Release Issued by Matrox Matrox's new Mura MPX video wall controller boards offers a new fan-less solution.
Transaction Value for Software Industry Increases 10 Percent
Press Release Issued by Berkery Noyes Berkery Noyes is reporting a 10 percent increase in the software industry for its first quarter 2012 industry report.
Registration Open for ASHRAE Conference
Press Release Issued by ASHRAE From June 23 to 27, the 2012 ASHRAE Annual Conference will focus on everything from the basics of HVAC maintenance to integrated building design.
Software Vendors Join Forces to Promote Open BIM Program
Press Release Issued by buildingSMART Open BIM is a universal approach to the collaborative design, realization and operation of buildings based on open standards and workflows.
New ProjectWise SelectSeries3 Training Manuals
By KnowledgeBase Consulting Group KnowledgeBase has released the Knowledge is Power training series, ProjectWise SelectSeries3 for users and administrators.
AltBuild Features Over 40 Industry Speakers
Press Release Issued by AltBuild The 9th annual Alternative Building Materials & Design Expo has solidified programming for the May 11-12 event.
Landscape Architecture Magazine Launches New Blog
Press Release Issued by ASLA Landscape Architecture Magazine is the official publication of the American Society of Landscape Architects.
Geomagic Releases Version Updates to 2012 Lineup
Press Release Issued by Geomagic Geomagic has announced product updates for Geomagic Studio, Geomagic Wrap, Geomagic Qualify and Geomagic Qualify Probe.
Energy Management Control System Design Challenge
Press Release Issued by Green Leaf Inn Green Leaf Inn, the first Net Zero Energy Hotel in North America is challenging participants to design an Energy Management Control System.
Signer Harris Architects Joins Perkins+Will
Press Release Issued by Perkins+Will The addition of Signer Harris Architects will enhance Perkins+Wills science and technology position nationally.
Canon Unveils New Large Format Printers
Press Release Issued by Canon The new Canon imagePROGRAF printers are optimized for use by professionals in CAD, AEC and GIS.
Modern Mesh Faade Contributes to LEED Points
Press Release Issued by Cambridge Architectural A stainless steel mesh faade protects and shades important documents at the Taylor Family Digital Library.
Parsons Brinckerhoff Wins Light Rail Contract
Press Release Issued by Parsons Brinckerhoff Parsons Brinckerhoff and PGH Wong Engineering will provide construction management for the Phoenix high-capacity transit system expansion.
Arup Helps Remodel Terminal
Press Release Issued by Arup Arup collaborated with many other firms to ensure the project was completed on time.
Municipal Green Building Conference Returns for 11th Year
Press Release Issued by Municipal Green Building Conference and Expo The MGBCE is Southern California's longest running and largest sustainability and green building event.
Jon Peddie Research Reports on Workstation Market Q4 2011
Summary by Brock Haroldson, ConnectPress Editor A JPR report showed steady, but not extreme growth in the workstation market last year, however findings point to good progress.
Johnson Controls Helps Stadium Earn LEED Certification
Press Release Issued by Johnson Controls Improvements to Miller Park include a new scoreboard using 49 percent less energy and upgrades to HVAC equipment and controls.
ASHRAE Awards Grants for Energy Efficiency Study
Press Release Issued by ASHRAE This year, 22 schools from around the world were awarded the Undergraduate Senior Project Grant.
Spending on GIS to Grow
Press Release Issued by Pike Research Pike Researchs report, Utility Geographic Information Systems, analyzes the global market opportunity for GIS in AEC.
National Architecture Week Kicks Off April 8
Press Release Issued by AIA National Architecture Week will be virtual and will be composed of daily pinboards on the social networking site, Pinterest.
USGBC Applauds New International Green Construction Code
Press Release Issued by USGBC The 2012 International Green Construction Code will provide governments direction and oversight on green design and construction.
AIA Supports the New International Green Construction Code
Press Release Issued by AIA The International Green Construction Code is a new code expected to help conserve energy in both commercial buildings and residential structures.
Proposed Change to ASHRAE Standard Open for Review
Press Release Issued by ASHRAE Ventilation for Acceptable Indoor Air Quality sets minimum ventilation rates and other requirements for commercial and institutional buildings.
Upcoming Webinar to Focus on Improving Energy Efficiency
Press Release Issued by WPL Publishing The program, entitled Improving Energy Efficiency for Existing Buildings, is scheduled for April 10.
Number of LEED Certifications Hits 12,000
Press Release Issued by USGBC The U.S. Green Building Council has announced that the 12,000th commercial project has earned LEED certification.
Proposed Change to ASHRAE Standard Open for Review
Press Release Issued by ASHRAE Ventilation for Acceptable Indoor Air Quality sets minimum ventilation rates and other requirements for commercial and institutional buildings.
Upcoming Webinar to Focus on Improving Energy Efficiency
Press Release Issued by WPL Publishing The program, entitled Improving Energy Efficiency for Existing Buildings, is scheduled for April 10.
Bluebeam Announces the Debut of Revu 10
Press Release Issued by Bluebeam Revu 10 has several new features including real-time collaboration with integrated cloud storage and hyperlink management.
Number of LEED Certifications Hits 12,000
Press Release Issued by USGBC The U.S. Green Building Council has announced that the 12,000th commercial project has earned LEED certification.
ASHRAE Releases Guideline for Building Operation
Press Release Issued by ASHRAE A new ASHRAE guideline provides advice on optimizing operation and maintenance of buildings to achieve the lowest economic and environmental cost.
AECOM Models Sanitation Systems with Bentley Technology
Press Release Issued by AECOM AECOM is using Bentley Systems' SewerGEMS V8i to create hydraulic models of the sanitation systems in Delhi, India.
Make a Video, Win Prizes
3Dconnexion is holding a video demo contest for 3D mouse users.
ABI Positive for Fourth Straight Month
Press Release Issued by AIA The American Institute of Architects reported the February ABI score was 51.0, following a mark of 50.9 in January.
Keynote Speakers for SATURN 2012 Conference Announced
Press Release Issued by the Carnegie Mellon Software Engineering Institute Three software engineering and software architecture leaders will keynote SATURN 2012: Douglas C. Schmidt, Andy Hunt and Michael Stal.
3DBOXX 3970 XTREME Earns Praise 3DBOXX 3970 XTREME Earns Praise
In a recent review the 3DBOXX 3970 XTREME was described as worth the price increase for engineering companies who need a little extra power.
Contex Scanner Receives High Honors
Press Release Issued by Contex The Contex HD Ultra scanner has received high honors from Buyers Laboratory LLC, an independent equipment testing lab.
AIA to Honor 9/11 Memorial Architects
Press Release Issued by AIA The AIA will honor the architects who orchestrated rebuilding initiatives and designed the memorials after September 11, 2001.
AISI Sponsors Cold-Formed Steel Design Competition
Press Release Issued by AISI The competition is open to all full-time students at either the undergraduate or graduate levels who are interested in cold-formed steel design.
Green Building Experts to Present at Virtual Tradeshow
Press Release Issued by GreenExpo365.com GreenExpo365.com will present the latest practices for improving building efficiency during a series of free webinars March 27 and 28.
Registration for Free ASHRAE Webcast Open
Press Release Issued by ASHRAE The webcast focuses on the departure from conventional HVAC systems and takes place April 19, 2012.
Tekla Releases Structures Version 18
Press Release Issued by Tekla Collaboration between construction project stakeholders is on the rise and Tekla Structures 18 reflects this.
AIA Urges the House to Pass Transportation Legislation
Press Release Issued by AIA The AIA is urging the House of Representatives to pass transportation legislation that gives states greater spending flexibility.
ClearEdge3D Announces EdgeWise Plant 3.0
Press Release Issued by ClearEdge3D The EdgeWise Plant software automates the extraction of complex CAD pipe geometry from 3D laser scanned data.
NSERC Created to Democratize the Tridimensional Scanning
Press Release Issued by NSERC The Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada has announced the creation of a new chair dedicated to enhancing 3D scanning's capabilities.
Arup to Hold Carbon Neutral Dinner
Press Release Issued by Arup The Shaping Smarter Cities: Food for Thought dinner will be part of the Global Entrepreneurship Congress 2012.
Concrete Trade Show Sees Increased Attendance
Press Release Issued by NPCA Increased attendance at The Precast Show reflects a growth in the industry.
LearnVirtual To Hold Online BIM Training
Press Release Issued by LearnVirtual The Implementing BIM in the Design Phase online webinar is on Wednesday, March 21.
AIA Commends New Design Excellence Program
Press Release Issued by AIA The State Department is moving forward with the first project solicited under the Bureau of Overseas Buildings Operations Design Excellence program.
Save Water During Fix a Leak Week
Press Release Issued by the EPA During the Fix a Leak Week, March 12-18, the EPA WaterSense program is educating Americans about the importance of fixing leaks around the home.
AIA Reports Strong Demand for Remodeling Projects
Press Release Issued by AIA The AIA Home Design Trends Survey finds more space is being devoted to kitchens in the U.S.
NYC Housing Project Earns LEED Gold
Press Release Issued by OCV Architects Fox Point provides 48 units of affordable housing for formerly homeless and low-income families and individuals.
AECOM Awarded FEMA Contract
Press Release Issued by AECOM AECOM has been awarded an emergency recovery and technical support services contract from the Federal Emergency Management Agency worth $500 million.
Arup Wins Hospital Design Contract
Press Release ISsued by Arup Arups healthcare design team in Ireland worked in close collaboration with an Austrian partner to win the design contract.
ASHREA Helps Owners Reduce Energy Costs
Press Release Issued by ASHRAE The new building labeling program rates buildings according to energy use and also provides owners with suggested measures to improve efficiency.
USGBC and The Home Depot Launch Green Product Database
Press Release Issued by USGBC The database features products geared toward green home building, many of which may contribute towards earning LEED points.
EnvisionCAD Announces Change to Multiline app
Summary by Brock Haroldson, ConnectPress Editor EnvisionCAD has announced a new application for MicroStation that is available for download on their website.
The Cram Group Updates Their AEC Software
Press Release Issued by The Cram Group Key technology enhancements include standardization across native operating system browsers such as Internet Explorer and Safari.
HP Updates Line of Z Workstations
Press Release Issued by HP The new Z Workstations feature the latest eight-core Intel Xeon processor E5-2600 product family.
The Cram Group Updates Their AEC Software
Press Release Issued by The Cram Group Key technology enhancements include standardization across native operating system browsers such as Internet Explorer and Safari.
Intel Announces New Xeon Family
Press Release Issued by Intel The Xeon processor E5-2600 product family is built to meet the demands of an increasingly connected world.
Office Earns Most LEED Points Record
Press Release Issued by Perkins+Will Perkins+Wills Atlanta office earned LEED Platinum with 95 points awarded, the most of any project in the Northern Hemisphere.
IES to Present at High Performance Buildings Conference
Press Release Issued by IES ASHRAEs High Performance Buildings Conference will focus on design, construction and operation techniques used in buildings around the world.
Bluebeam Wins Top Product Award
Press Release Issued by Bluebeam Software Bluebeam PDF Revu has been named a commercial winner in the Constructech Top Products.
LEED Pilot Credit Library gets News and Updated Credits
Press Release Issued by USGBC The Pilot Credit Library gathers real-time feedback on credit usability and ability to meet a credit's intent.
Luxology Announces New CAD Loaders for modo 601
Press Release Issued by Luxology CAD designers working with XT, IGES, and STEP files will now be able to use Luxologys powerful 3D software to create photorealistic images and animations.
Miller Zell Earns Sustainable Printing Certification
Press Release Issued by Miller Zell Milller Zell has earned certification from the Sustainable Green Printing Partnership for its wide and super-wide format printing services.
Contex HD Ultra Wide Format Scanner Wins Award Contex HD Ultra Wide Format Scanner Wins Award
Press Release Issued by Contex Contex has won the Wide-Format Imaging 2012 Top Product Awards for Best Wide Format Scanner.
Contex to Exhibit at Graphics of the Americas Conference
Press Release Issued by Contex Contex will showcase the HD Ultra scanner March 1 to 3 at the Miami Beach conference.
Design Groups Push for Transportation Legislation
Press Release Issued by AIA The AIA, APA and ASLA are urging Congress to include four necessary elements in pending transportation legislation.
Sustainability in Buildings Advances Resiliency
Press Release Issued by USGBC A U.S. Green Building Council and University of Michigan report describes how green buildings advance resiliency in disasters.
Userful Demos New Version of their MultiSeat Solution
Press Release Issued by Userful Userful MultiSeat turns one Linux computer into 20+ high performance independent computer stations.
Ricoh Announces New Printer/Scanner for AEC
Press Release Issued by Ricoh Americas Corporation The enhanced platforms will serve the architecture, engineering and construction community and commercial printing operations that serve it.
IES Performance Software Saves University $1.5 Million
Press Release Issued by IES Builders used IES performance analysis software modules to run daylighting, solar, thermal, ventilation and energy simulations.
AIA Elevates Members to Fellows
Press Release Issued by AIA Baltimore The 2012 Fellows will be honored at a ceremony at the 2012 National AIA Convention and Design Exposition in Washington, D.C.
AIA and NIBS Work Together
Press Release Issued by AIA The American Institute of Architects and the National Institute of Building Sciences will promote high-performance buildings.
Create Cost-Effective Designs for Retail Stores
Press Release Issued by ASHRAE A new guide is the third in a series of Advanced Energy Design Guide publications from ASHRAE.
Architecture Billings Index Still Positive
Press Release Issued by AIA A leading economic indicator of construction activity, the Architecture Billings Index has now reached positive territory three months in a row.
New Codes to be Released in March
Press Release Issued by IAPMO New UPC and UMC standards are tentatively scheduled for release March 1, completing a three‐year consensus development cycle.
February 19 25 is National Engineers Week
Press Release Issued by ASHRAE ASHRAE celebrates the contributions that engineers make to society and encourages engineering as a career path.
Stratasys Celebrates Tenth Anniversary of 3D Printer
Press Release Issued by Stratasys The Dimension 3D Printer was the first of its kind to bring 3D printing technology to a broad audience.
Latest Theorem Opens Doorway Between DGN and JT Formats
Press Release Issued by Theorem Solutions Theorem Solutions has announced its new DGN to JT CADverter, a tool to help users bridge the gap between the DGN and JT foramts.
Series of Workshops to Focus on Resilient Construction
Press Release Issued by NRMCA The NRMCA workshops will communicate the trends and specific criteria used to design and construct homes and buildings to improve resiliency.
LivingHomes Unveils LEED Platinum Prefabricated Home
Press Release Issued by LivingHomes The home features many sustainable features including cork floors, efficient lighting and appliances and much more.
New EPA Permit for Construction Sites
Press Release Issued by the EPA The new permit will protect waterways from discharges of polluted stormwater from construction sites.
AIABaltimore Spring Lecture Series
Press Release Issued by AIABaltimore The series features speakers discussing diverse, sustainable, and innovative topics of broad interest.
Registration Now Open for GPU 2012
Summary by Brock Haroldson, ConnectPress Editor NVIDIAs third GPU Technology Conference will be held in San Jose, California on May 14 17.
Newforma Introduces New PIM Suites
Press Release Issued by Newforma The project information management software suites are tailored to the differing needs of architecture, engineering, and construction firms.
New HP Workstations Feature NVIDIA GPUs
Press Release Issued by NVIDIA Developed through a multi-year collaboration between HP and NVIDIA, the GPUs utilize less power, generate less heat and require less cooling.
HP Unveils New All-in-One Workstation  HP Unveils New All-in-One Workstation
Press Release Issued by HP Built for computer-aided design, digital media and entertainment professionals, the HP Z1 provides blazingly fast rendering and performance.
RedVector Adds New Online Courses
Press Release Issued by RedVector Two new courses focus on key topics driving the design and construction industry.
New BIM Training Program
Press Release Issued by LearnVirtual The six-part series focuses on how to adopt BIM, leveraging BIM to its full extent, and implementing BIM in different project environments.
sg2012 Conference Registration Now Open
Summary by Brock Haroldson, ConnectPress Editor The 2012 Smartgeometry conference takes place in Troy, New York from March 19 to 24.
Bjarke Ingels Group Design Selected for Kimball Art Center
Press Release Issued by Kimball Art Center Bjarke Ingels Group proposed a new Kimball Art Center made of stacked timber reclaimed from train track piles from the Great Salt Lake.
BASF and the DOE Honor Green Homebuilders
Press Release Issued by BASF The BASF Builders Challenge Awards pay tribute to builders who achieve significant energy, comfort and quality benchmarks.
SBA Abandons Plans to Increase Size Standard for Architects
Press Release Issued by AIA The AIA opposed the SBAs original proposal to raise the small business size standard to $19 million from $4.5 million.
2012 ASHRAE Winter Conference a Success
Press Release Issued by ASHRAE A highlight of the Winter Conference was the announcement of ASHRAEs rebranding, which includes a new logo and tagline.
AIA Responds to Transportation Bills
Press Release Issued by AIA The AIA looks at whats good and whats problematic in transportation bills making their way through the House and Senate.
Zero-Energy Structure Responds Automatically to Sunlight
Press Release Issued by USC In architect Doris Kim Sungs ideal future, buildings will automatically respond to changes in the environment.
Optimize Addresses Growing Need for Tighter Connectivity
Press Release Issued by the vdR Group The launch of Optimize expands vdR Group's focus to open source solutions, further strengthening our commitment to business system integrations.
Parsons Brinckerhoff Bridge Earns Project of the Year
Press Release Issued by Parsons Brinckerhoff Parsons Brinckerhoff provided preliminary engineering and final design for a California bridge and roadway improvements.
CadFaster Releases Updated iPad App
Press Release Issued by CadFaster Updates for the free 3D model viewer include a walk-through navigation mode and more.
ASHRAE Calls for Papers
Press Release Issued by ASHRAE The ASHRAE 2013 Winter Conference will feature tracks in Large Building Design, Facility Management and more.
Architecture for Humanity and the AIA Team Up
Press Release Issued by AIA The partnership is focused on providing resources so more architects can utilize their skills in disaster response environments.
AIA Adds to Documents-on-Demand
Press Release Issued by AIA The latest addition to Documents-on-Demand includes contract documents from the A series for Owner/Contractor and the B series for Owner/Architect.
Contex Releases Tips and Tricks for HD Ultra Scanner
Press Release Issued by Contex The videos highlight the flexibility, productivity, and image quality of the recently released HD Ultra scanner.
Dr. Alan Kay to Keynote at COFES 2012 Conference
Press Release Issued by Cyon Research The 2012 Congress On the Future of Engineering Software is renowned for hosting leading keynote visionaries.
The House Designers Announces Design Competition
Press Release Issued by The House Designers Residential designers and architects will submit original, cutting-edge construction-ready blueprints which will be judged by green home experts.
Green Architect Works to Educate Firms
Press Release Issued by Paul Welschmeyer Architects Paul Welschmeyer will give presentations to California architecture firms on the importance of integrating increased energy efficiency measures.
Cyon Research Opens Survey of Engineering Software Users
Press Release Issued by Cyon Research The 2012 Cyon Research survey explores users attitudes, expectations, and plans regarding the use of engineering software.
AIA Elevates 105 Members to Prestigious College of Fellows
Press Release Issued by AIA The Fellowship program was developed to elevate architects who have made a significant contribution to architecture and society.
Mott MacDonald Designing Weather Protection Envelope
Press Release Issued by Mott MacDonald The weather envelope will cover and protect buildings at the Bradwell power station.
IES Project Manager Named to the Experienced Modelers List
Press Release Issued by IES Individuals on CaGBCs Experienced Modelers List are to ensure the integrity of LEED certification in Canada.
High Performance Buildings Conference Coming in March
Press Release Issued by ASHRAE The conference will focus on case studies and networking, and offer attendees an exchange of ideas on best practices for high performance buildings.
Solar Decathlon 2013 Teams Announced
Press Release Issued by U.S. Department of Energy Steven Chu has announced the 20 teams selected to compete in the 2013 Solar Decathlon and unveiled the competitions location; Irvine, California.
Revenue from Net Zero Energy Buildings to Increase
Press Release Issued by Pike Research Pike Research's report, "Zero Energy Buildings", provides data on the size and growth of the market for zero energy building markets.
LEED Gold Ballpark Named Park of the Year
Press Release Issued by HKS Sports & Entertainment Group HKS designed Salt River Fields at Talking Stick was named the 2011 Ballpark of the Year.
McGraw-Hill Launches New Web-Based Diagnostic Platform
Press Release Issued by McGraw-Hill Construction Dodge BuildShare identifies key relationships between industry firms and connects them to the construction projects they have worked on.
Retrofitting Saves Tenants Money on Gas Bills
Press Release Issued by ARUP Arup was commissioned by Salix Homes to provide low carbon retrofit advice for the Decent Homes Plus program.
ASHRAE and IAPMO to Work on Built Codes and Standards
Press Release Issued by ASHRAE ASHRAE and IAPMO will work together in ways such as joint promotion of codes and standards at the local, state and federal levels.
New Green Building Standards Available
Press Release Issued by ASHRAE Changes to help make buildings and systems more sustainable are part of the newly published version of the high performance green building standard.
Natural History Museum of Utah Opens New Building
Press Release Issued by Ennead Architects The Natural History Museum of Utah's new building was designed by Ennead Architects, inspired by the diverse landscape of Utah.
AAF to Present Award to the USGBC
Press Release Issued by American Architectural Foundation AAF presents the Keystone Award annually to an individual or organization from outside the architectural discipline for exemplary design leadership.
AISI Releases New Standard
Press Release Issued by AISI The new American Iron and Steel Institute standard for nonstructural members is available for downloading free of charge.
AECOM Wins Design Contract in Qatar
Press Release Issued by AECOM Under the contract, AECOM will provide design, fit out and contractor supervision for a 7.5-million-square-foot mixed-use development.
High Demand for Energy Audits in Portland
Press Release Issued by Hammer and Hand Remodeler and green builder Hammer & Hands home performance team has tripled in size and is opening a new home performance office.
First Sustainable Landscapes Certified
Press Release Issued by ASLA The Sustainable Sites Initiative has announced the first projects to be certified by the nations most comprehensive system for rating landscapes.
AIA Expects Increase in Nonresidential Construction
Press Release Issued by AIA The AIAs Consensus Construction Forecast, a survey of the nations leading construction forecasters, projects a 6.4% increase of spending in 2013.
Take Tekla BIMsight Mobile
Press Release Issued by Tekla The Tekla BIMsight software now has a user interface optimized for tablet computers.
IceBank Helps High School Save Energy
Press Release Issued by CALMAC CALMAC IceBank thermal energy storage tanks have been installed at the recently retrofitted Romeoville High School located near Chicago.
AECOM to Design Part of the Honolulu Rail Transit Project
Press Release Issued by AECOM Under the $38.8 million contract, AECOM will design the airport segment of the Honolulu Rail Transit Project in Hawaii.
New Webcam for Project Documentation
Press Release Issued by EarthCam The new 16 MegapixelCam Robotic is designed for professionals seeking remote documentation for small to large scale projects.
AIA Portland Offers Energy Efficiency Courses
Press Release Issued by AIA Portland The AIA+2030 Professional Series helps design professionals create buildings that meet the ambitious energy efficiency goals of the 2030 Challenge.
New Training for AEC Professionals
Press Release Issued by aecKnowledge The online curriculum from aecKnowledge includes courses in codes, standards and guidelines, design, sustainable design and more.
Arup Designed Gardner Museum Opens in Boston
Press Release Issued by ARUP A new addition for the Gardner Museum, with daylighting and architectural lighting design by Arup, is now officially open to the public.
AIA Awards Young Architects
Press Release Issued by AIA The award honors individuals who have shown exceptional leadership and made significant contributions to the profession early in their careers.
ASHRAE Awards HVAC Contributions
Press Release Issued by ASHRAE Thirty-six people are being recognized by ASHRAE for their contributions to the Society and the building industry.
BASF to Provide Construction Consulting
Press Release Issued by BASF BASF Center for Building Excellence is focused on the adoption of beyond-code construction that is sustainable and affordable.
A+D Museum Celebrates the Wearable A+D Museum Celebrates the Wearable
Press Release Issued by A+D Museum The Architecture + Design Museum is celebrating its eleventh year of cutting edge exhibitions at its annual fundraiser in March.
Top States for Green Building
Press Release Issued by USGBC USGBC has released its 2011 list of top 10 states for LEED-certified commercial and institutional green buildings per capita.
AECOM Wins Air Force Contract
Press Release Issued by AECOM Under the contract worth up to $16.5 million, AECOM will provide aviation field maintenance.
Parsons Brinckerhoff Names New COO
Press Release Issued by Parsons Brinckerhoff Guy Templeton will oversee employees who work on hundreds of transportation, power, mining and water/wastewater projects.
Architecture Billings Index Increases in December
Press Release Issued by AIA The December score reflects an overall increase in demand for design services.
JPMorgan Chase Renovation Achieves Platinum
Press Release Issued by JPMorgan Chase JPMorgan Chase has achieved LEED Platinum for the renovation of its global headquarters in Manhattan.
AIA Unveils Legislative Agenda
Press Release Issued by AIA The AIAs Plan for Economic Growth includes things like increasing tax credits for energy efficient buildings.
AIA and Public Architecture To Encourage Pro Bono Services
Press Release Issued by AIA AIA are encouraged to commit a minimum of 1% of their time to pro bono services and facilitates.
Judicial Center Earns LEED Gold
Press Release Issued by Moseley Architects Moseley Architects announced that the Judicial Center in Rockingham County has earned LEED Gold certification.
Japanese Version of Vectorworks Now Available
Press Release Issued by Nemetschek Vectorworks A&A has released the Japanese-language version of the Vectorworks 2012 line of design software.
Haag Engineering Adopts CoSign
Press Release Issued by ARX Haag Engineering uses CoSign to add secure, legally enforceable digital signatures and engineering seals to documents that never need to be printed.
MMM Group to Use Bluebeam PDF Solutions
Press Release Issued by Bluebeam Software MMM Group, a Canadian program management, planning, engineering and geomatics firm, will deploy Revu CAD, Revu Standard and Revu eXtreme.
New Architecture for Humanity Sustainability Design Fellow
Press Release Issued by AIA Burtland Granvil will work with community members on the ground in Architecture for Humanitys rebuilding center based in Port-au-Prince, Haiti.
HOK Patrtners with USGBC on Haitian Orphanage
Press Release Issued by HOK HOK and the USGBC are partnering on a childrens center project in earthquake devastated Haiti.
Mott MacDonald Awarded 5 Year Grid Contract
Press Release Issued by Mott MacDonald The firm will facilitate delivery and promote safety on the UKs high-voltage electricity transmission network.
Arup Moves to New Manhattan Office
Press Release Issued by ARUP Due to many years of steady growth in New York, the office needed room to expand.
Architecture and Engineering Firm Names New Principals
Press Release Issued by SmithGroupJJR SmithGroupJJR is national leader in sustainable design with 363 LEED professionals and 70 LEED certified projects.
First Athens, Georgia LEED Certified Home
Press Release Issued by Bork Architectural Design The USGBC has awarded LEED Platinum to a custom green home owned and designed by Lori Bork Newcomer, principal of Bork Architectural Design.
Parsons Brinckerhoff Names New Senior Vice President
Press Release Issued by Parsons Brinckerhoff The former Chief Executive Officer at HNTB Corporation, Robert Stromsted, will be responsible for strategic planning and business development.
Seven Communities Selected for Sustainable Design Team
Press Release Issued by AIA The AIA has announced seven communities to be part of the 2012 Sustainable Design Assessment Team (SDAT) program.
More Courses Taken on AEC Daily Website Last Year
Press Release Issued by AEC Daily AEC Daily courses are either certified or designed to meet the requirements of dozens of professional organizations.
Siemens D-Cubed to Power New CAE Solution
Press Release Issued by Siemens PLM MIDAS IT will use D-Cubed software components in a new CAE solution aimed at the architecture, engineering and construction market.
AECOM Acquires Capital Engineering Corp. (CEC)
Press Release Isseud by AECOM Based in Taiwan, CEC specializes in environmental, water, hydraulic and land development engineering consulting services.
Arup Engineers and Chinese Students Build Bridge  Arup Engineers and Chinese Students Build Bridge
Press Release Issued by ARUP The team built the culturally sensitive and highly sustainable bridge by hand.
AIA Selects Institute Honor Award Recipients AIA Selects Institute Honor Award Recipients
Press Release Issued by AIA Awards recognize works that exemplify excellence in architecture, interior architecture and urban design.
Gehry Residence to Receive the AIA Twenty-five Year Award
Press Release Issued by AIA The Twenty-five Year Award recognizes architectural design of enduring significance.
Theorem Releases Latest CADverter
Press Release Issued by Theorem Solutions Theorem's CADverter takes data from MicroStation into CATIA V5.
New DoD Campus Features Wausau Windows and Curtainwalls
Press Release Issued by Wausau Window and Wall Systems The windows and curtainwall are designed for compliance with the U.S. Department of Defense requirements for blast hazard mitigation.
Applications for sg2012 Workshops Close on January 15
Summary by Brock Haroldson, ConnectPress Editor The Smartgeometry 2012 conference taking place March 19 to 24 has extended the deadline for workshop applications to January 15.
DAT/EM Donates Software Licenses
Press Release Issued by DAT/EM DAT/EM Systems International donated 16 licenses of their SUMMIT EVOLUTION to the University of Alaska Anchorage School of Engineering.
Recycled Glass Used in Moffett Towers
Press Release Issued by Glass Recycled A recycled porcelain product by GLASS RECYCLED was recently installed in all the high-rise buildings of Moffett Towers.
Cadmus Acquires Constructive Technologies Group
Press Release Issued by The Cadmus Group CTG brings a strong presence in the green and high-performance building marketplace for The Cadmus Group.
Higher Performing Homes and Buildings the New Norm
Press Release Issued by The Tapco Group Companies like The Tapco Group have been moving forward and meeting this trend by developing new products and embracing green building.
January is National Radon Action Month
Press Release Issued by the EPA The EPA is encouraging Americans to take simple and affordable steps to test their homes for harmful levels of radon gas.
9th Annual AltBuild Expo to be Held May 11-12
Press Release Issued by AltBuild Expo The Alternative Building Materials & Design Expo features over 150 exhibitors covering green building and design materials.
Wood Partners to Begin Construction of Green Apartments
Press Release Issued by Wood Partners Wood Partners is pursuing LEED silver status on the five-acre property on a low-rise apartment community in Southwest Dallas.
Axiom Releases New Version of Translation Manager
Press Release Issued by Axiom The release adds many new features that help eliminate the hassles associated with translating files between MicroStation and AutoCAD.
New iLab will Allow Students to Design Projects in 3D
Press Release Issued by the University of Missouri The University of Missouri architectural studies department has developed the Immersive Visualization Lab (iLab) to help students visualize their designs more accurately.
Glass Energy Savings Highlighted in at Facade Tectonics #7
Press Release Issued by PPG Industries, Inc. Architectural manager reports on results from an energy modeling study to demonstrate how much advanced low-emissivity glasses help reduce energy use in commercial buildings.
Trimble Announces Acquisition of StruCad
Press Release Issued by Trimble StruCad is a complete 3D structural detailing system for steel detailers and fabricators.
AECOM Awarded Contract for Hong Kong Project
Press Release Issued by AECOM AECOM has been awarded a consultancy contract worth $148 million for the design and construction of the Tuen Mun-Chek Lap Kok Link project.
Arup Office Receives Green Award
Press Release Issued by ARUP Arups Brisbane Australia office has been named the National Signatory of the Year for improving office energy efficiency.
ABI Reaches First Positive Mark Since August
Press Release Issued by AIA The AIA Architecture Billings Index November score reflects an overall increase in demand for design services.
AMD Updates A-Series APUs
Press Release Issued by AMD The new Accelerated Processing Units increase performance and deliver a richer feature set than existing AMD A-series APUs.
AIA Announces Winners of the IDP Firm Awards
Press Release Issued by AIA The Intern Development Program Outstanding Firm Awards honor firms dedicated to the IDP.
AECOM Awarded $24-Million Upgrade Contract
Press Release Issued by AECOM The AECOM and Galliford Try joint venture team will provide technical and management services.
AIA Honors Three with Award for Public Architecture
Press Release Issued by AIA The Thomas Jefferson Award recognizes excellence in architectural advocacy.
AIA Awards Institute Honors for Collaborative Achievement
Press Release Issued by AIA The award recognizes those who have had a beneficial influence on or advanced the architectural profession.
AIA Calls for Diversity Recognition Program Submissions
Press Release Issued by AIA The deadline for submissions is March 1, 2012.
Construction Marketing Program Now Available
Press Release Issued by CMA The CMA program awards a Certificate in Construction Marketing.
Tekla BIM Award Winners Announced
Press Release Issued by Tekla Winners for the three categories in the BIM Award competition were chosen by a jury of BIM experts.
Electronic Product Selection Available for Download
Press Release Issued by Hubbell Hubbell Lightings e-PSG app provides PDF files of each products catalog page and user-editable product spec sheets.
Book Provides Guidance on Increasing Energy Efficiency
Press Release Issued by ASHRAE New book provides clear and easily understood technical guidance for energy upgrades, retrofits and renovations.
AECOM Joint Venture Awarded $19 Million Contract
Press Release Issued by AECOM The joint venture will provide construction management services and rail expertise for the first phase of Moynihan Station construction in Manhattan.
Firms Global Income Increases
Press Release Issued by ARUP Arups annual financial statement shows good performance in a tough market.
ASLA Calls for Presentations
Press Release Issued by ASLA The deadline for education session proposals for the 2012 Annual Meeting and EXPO is January 20th.
HDR Announces New Executives
Press Release Issued by HDR HDR is a global employee-owned firm providing architecture, engineering, consulting, construction and related services.
PolyWorks V12.0.3 Can Now Display on Apple Mobile Devices
Press Release Issued by InnovMetric InnovMetric Software has announced that PolyWorks V12.0.3 can display on Apple mobile devices in real time laser-scanned points being captured.
Call for Papers Deadline Extended
Press Release Issued by ASHRAE The call for papers deadline for the Seventh International HVAC Cold Climate Conference has been extended to Jan. 6, 2012.
New Features in SynthEyes 2011.1
Press Release Issued by Andersson Technologies LLC Updates include new lens grid analysis and scene placement tools.
AIA Selects Mortimer Marshall, Jr. for Award
Press Release Issued by AIA The Whitney M. Young Jr. Award is given to an architect exemplifying the professions responsibility toward current social issues.
George Baird Receives Topaz Medallion for Excellence
Press Release Issued by AIA The AIA/ACSA Topaz Medallion honors an individual who has been intensely involved in architecture education for more than a decade.
Architectural Consultant Selects Dot Hill for Storage
Press Release Issued by Dot Hill Most of HTA's CAD designs must be retained for at least 20 years, and as such, data storage is vital to the consultancy's business.
Jeffery Potter, New AIA President
Press Release Issued by AIA Potter was inaugurated as the 88th president of the AIA during ceremonies held at the Library of Congress.
AIA Gives the Firm VJAA Award
Press Release Issued by AIA The AIA Architecture Firm Award, given annually, is the highest honor the AIA bestows on an architecture firm.
Masdar to Build Faade Test Centre
Press Release Issued by Masdar The FTC is intended to assist designers in the selection of building materials to help reduce energy.
Objet Expands Presence in India
Press Release Issued by Objet Objet will open a new Center of Excellence Demo Center with its master distributor Redington India.
Sustainable Design Becomes more Mainstream
Press Release Issued by Air Movement and Control Association International The IGCC, to be published in March 2012, is a new green code code for commercial buildings developed by the International Code Council.
Lab's Research Devoted to Energy-efficient Building Products
Press Release Issued by McCarthy A 16,600-sq-ft facility will develop energy efficient building products, like HVAC and exterior building envelope materials, components and systems.
USGBC Announces New 2012 Board of Directors
Press Release Issued by USGBC USGBC's Board includes elected and appointed directors who serve terms of three years and two years, respectively.
Coalition Asks for Job-Creating Legislation
Press Release Issued by AIA In an open letter, 45 construction industry representatives asked the President and Congress to work together to spur immediate job creation.
UNStudio Unveils Tower in Singapore       UNStudio Unveils Tower in Singapore
Press Release Issued by UNStudio The concept of The Scotts Tower is that of a vertical city incorporating a variety of residence types and scales.
Findings From AIA Home Design Trends Survey
Press Release Issued by AIA Architecture firms continue to report weak business conditions, with remodeling activity one of a few bright lights.
USGBC Applauds Investments in Building Upgrades
Press Release Issued by USGBC $4 billion in combined federal and private sector energy upgrades will be made to buildings over the next two years.
ASHRAE Offers Operations and Maintenance Mini-Conference
Press Release Issued by ASHRAE The mini-conference takes place Jan. 22-23 and is held in conjunction with the Technical Program of the ASHRAE Winter Conference.
Gehry CTO To Speak at Ecobuild
Press Release Issued by Gehry Technologies The 3-day Ecobuild America conference covers the entire spectrum of strategies and technologies to build faster, smarter and more sustainably.
RedVector Will Showcase at Ecobuild
Press Release Issued by RedVector RedVector.com, provider of online CE and green building education for the AEC industries, will showcase its services December 79 at Ecobuild.
Matrox Wins 2012 Technology InAVation Award for Mura MPX
Press Release Issued by Matrox Matrox has been selected as a finalist for the Most InAVative Commercial Control Solution category in the 2012 Technology InAVation Awards.
Vectorworks 2012 Wins Construction Computing Award
Press Release Issued by Nemetschek Vectorworks The Construction Computing Awards reward the technology, tools, and solutions for the design, construction and maintenance of building projects.
AIA Calls for Green Project Awards Submissions
Press Release Issued by AIA The AIA Committee on the Environment and its Top Ten Green Projects awards program recognize the benefits of sustainable design.
AIA and ABC Form Partnership
Press Release Issued by AIA The new agreement is designed to foster a greater understanding and exchange of ideas between architects and contractors.
3D Systems Delivers Affordable New Desktop Printer
Press Release Issued by 3D Systems The new ProJetTM 1000 personal 3D printer priced at $10,900 makes high-resolution, durable plastic parts more accessible to consumers.
Contractors Announce Contract Documents Partnership
Press Release Issued by AIA The American Institute of Architects (AIA) and Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) announced a marketing partnership agreement.
ASLA 2012 Awards Call for Entries Released
Press Release Issued by ASLA The American Society of Landscape Architects has released its 2012 Awards Call for Entries for the 2012 professional and student awards.
3Dconnexion Announces the SpaceMouse Pro
Press Release Issued by 3Dconnexion The SpaceMouse Pro is the newest 3D mouse for professional 3D software users in MCAD and AEC industries and will be showcased at Autodesk University.
UNStudio Designs New Kutaisi Airport UNStudio Designs New Kutaisi Airport
Press Release Issued by UNstudio Ben Van Berkel / UNstudio's design for the new transfer terminal and air traffic control tower for Kutaisi Airport is presented.
BOXX Debuts 2nd Generation Intel Core i7 Workstation at AU
Press Release Issued by BOXX Technologies The new 3DBOXX 4920 XTREME workstation features a second generation, six core, 12-thread Intel Core i7 processor.
Vault Plugin for Microstation Now Available
By Scott Sheppard, Autodesk Labs The Autodesk Labs new technology preview enables users to connect to an Autodesk Vault server from within MicroStation.
Ben van Berkel Joins THNK Advisory Board
Press Release Issued by THNK UNStudio founder Ben van Berkel joins the advisory board of THNK, the Amsterdam School of Creative Leadership.
HDR to Rehabilitate the Greenville Yard
Press Release Issued by HDR The work includes rehabilitating a barge and transfer bridge, designing a new barge and two new bridges, demolishing two bridges and more.
New LEED App Catalog Launched
Press Release Issued by USGBC New USGBC App Lab lets you search a catalog of third-party apps that are integrated with LEED data.
Five Experts in Green Building to Keynote
Press Release Issued by Carrier Registration is now open for Carrier's 11th Global Engineering Conference.
Five Experts in Green Building to Keynote
Press Release Issued by Carrier Registration is now open for Carrier's 11th Global Engineering Conference.
Cambashi Releases Forecast for Asia Pacific Region
Press Release Issued by Cambashi Cambashi has predicted growth for the Asia Pacific Region in its Q3 2011 manufacturing report.
HOK Selected to Design New Porsche Headquarters
Press Release Issued by HOK HOK's design will create a single home for the Porsche North America family by bringing together office, training and driving functions.
Report Looks at Role of Nanotechnology in Green Building
Press Release Issued by Livingston Securities The report details breakthrough innovations in cement, bricks, insulation, windows, LED lighting, photovoltaics and more.
Fox Architects' Sabret Flocos Receives Award
Press Release Issued by FOX Architects Sabret Flocos of FOX Architects earns a Business Journals 2011 Women Who Mean Business Award.
AIA Applauds Congressional Repeal
Press Release Issued by AIA Abolishing the 3 percent withholding mandate on government agencies has been one of many AIA legislative priorities.
ASHRAE Announces Energy Modeling Conference
Press Release Issued by ASHRAE ASHRAE is looking for presenters for the conference, which seeks to advance the industry's ability to model and simulate energy use.
AISI Publishes Updated Standard
Press Release Issued by AISI The publication addresses trade practices for the design, fabrication and installation of cold-formed steel structural framing products.
Top Green Projects Use PPG Glass
Press Release Issued by PPG Three AIA top 10 green building projects feature environmentally advanced glass made by PPG Industries.
AECOM Awarded Contract to Repair Little Rock Air Force Base
Press Release Issued by AECOM The task order contract from the U.S. Air Force Civil Engineer Support Agency is worth US $16.9 million.
Two Arup Projects Receive Awards Two Arup Projects Receive Awards
Press Release Issued by ARUP The Marina Bay Sands and School of the Arts have both been awarded the Singapore Presidents Design Award.
Parson Brinckerhoff Project Recognized Parson Brinckerhoff Project Recognized
Press Release Issued by Parsons Brinckerhoff The San Bernardino County Central Courthouse has been named one of Californias Best Projects of 2011 by ENR California.
Architecture Billings Index (ABI) Rises In October
Press Release Issued by AIA AIA reported the October Architecture Billings Index (ABI) score was 49.4, following a score of 46.9 in September.
BlendStar to Build Ethanol Train Terminal
Press Release Issued by Green Plains Renewable Energy The new Birmingham, Alabama terminal will have 160,000 barrels of storage, and will receive full 96-car unit trains of ethanol.
IES Announces Holiday Promotion
Press Release Issued by IES Through December 31, IES is offering VE-Navigator for ASHRAE 90.1 licenses at up to 25 percent off.
AIA Adds New On-Demand Documents
Press Release Issued by AIA Documents-on-Demand includes most of the G Series forms for Contract Administration and Project Management.
High Performance Buildings Conference Speakers Announced
Press Release Issued by ASHRAE Registration is now open for HPB Conference. Poster presentations are requested for high performance buildings.
ASHRAE Releases Updated Guidance on Building Energy Audits
Press Release Issued by ASHRAE The second edition of Procedures for Commercial Building Energy Audits promotes best practices.
Ready Mixed Concrete Producers Hit Hard by Recession
Press Release Issued by NRMCA NRMCA survey shows the average pre-tax profit for ready mixed concrete producers fell to a record $7.27 per cubic yard in 2010.
Hubbell Lights Home of the RIPTA
Press Release Issued by Hubbell Many sustainable lighting solutions were used in the Rhode Island Public Transportation Authority building.
IES Offers Training through University of Minnesota
Press Release Issued by IES Unemployed architects and engineers can receive free training in building energy modeling using VE-Gaia through state-funded workshop.
AIA Issues Statement on Transportation Bill
Press Release Issued by AIA American Institute of Architects issues statement on senate committee vote to move Transportation Bill to senate vote.
Matrox Extends Extio Series Support for Linux
Press Release Issued by Matrox Graphics Matrox Graphics Extio F2208 and Extio F2408 KVM extenders and Extio F2408E Expander units now support a broader range of Linux operating systems.
AIA Launches Database to Secure Funding for Stalled Projects
Press Release Issued by AIA The online database will let developers and architects network with investors interested in lending for stalled projects.
Newforma Releases Punch List Tablet App
Press Release Issued by Newforma Integration with Newforma PIM software simplifies punch list capture, management, assignment and verification.
Contex Releases Nextimage Version 2
Press Release Issued by Contex The latest upgrade of the imaging software includes several features that help users to monitor the bottom line and boost productivity.
AIA Portland Announces Design Excellence Awards
Press Release Issued by AIA Portland The awards ranged from a Digital animation Building and Campus to an 8-story residential center.
New Version of Maxwell Render Released New Version of Maxwell Render Released
Press Release Issued by Next Limit Technologies The update is free for Maxwell Render 2.x clients and includes many exciting new features like hair and particle rendering.
UCF Wins EPA 2011 Energy Star National Building Competition
Press Release Issued by the EPA The competition featured teams from 245 buildings across the country in a head-to-head battle to save energy and reduce costs.
AISI to Work With NSF on New Steel Framing Systems
Press Release Issude by AISI The new systems will deliver sustainable, resilient and affordable cold-formed steel solutions to meet the increasing worldwide demand for housing.
Contex Launches Several New Products  Contex Launches Several New Products
Press Release Issued by Contex Among the new entries is the SD3600 wide format scanner series, with enhanced image quality of scanned technical drawings and maps.
Contex Announces New HD Ultra Wide Format Scanner Contex Announces New HD Ultra Wide Format Scanner
Press Release Issued by Contex The HD Ultra delivers 6-inch per second scanning speeds and an unprecedented 901 monochrome and 597 color scans per hour.
DOE Establishes New Standard for Commercial Buildings
Press Release Issued by ASHRAE The standard is related to better lighting, daylighting, controls and building better mechanical systems and application to more systems.
AMD Launches FirePro V4900 Graphics Card
Press Release Issued by AMD AMD FirePro products are tested and certified with many leading software applications such as Siemes PLM, Autodesk, Bentley and SolidWorks.
AECOM Awarded $17 Million Contract from DART
Press Release Issued by AECOM Under the contract extension, AECOM will provide a variety of project control, system integration and staff support services.
Urban Design Group Principal Joins REGA
Press Release Issued by Urban Design Group Donald C. Buenger has been named as a member of the Real Estate Group of Atlanta.
Data Center Energy Park Engages CH2M HILL
Press Release Issued by the CH2M HILL Founders of Niobrara Energy Park partner with CH2M HILL's IDC Architects to develop a unified vision of the project's short and long-term potential.
New Features Released in Tekla BIMsight 1.3
Press Release Issued by Tekla The current release improves collaboration by introducing a way for Tekla BIMsight users to exchange notes.
Transoft Releases GuidSIGN 6.0
Press Release Issued by Transoft Solutions For over 15 years, the GuidSIGN CAD software line has provided transportation engineers a way to design complex highway and roadway traffic signs.
ASHRAE And Penn State Partner to Improve Energy Efficiency
Press Release Issued by ASHRAE ASHRAE and Penn State will pursue common objectives related to Greater Philadelphia Innovation Cluster for Energy-Efficient Buildings.
Skanska Awarded 16 Story Building Project
Press Release Issued by Skanska The GBP $50 million project will incorporate elements such as combined heat and power generation, rainwater harvesting systems and more.
Skanska Sells Green Stockholm Properties
Press Release Issued by Skanska The buildings were constructed with high environmental performance in mind and Skanska is aiming for LEED Platinum.
Six New Honorary ASLA Members
Press Release Issued by ASLA Honorary membership is among the highest honors ASLA can bestow upon non-landscape architects in recognition of notable service to the profession.
Steps For Energy Efficiency
Press Release Issued by the EPA EPA recommends taking several steps this winter to increase household energy efficiency like maintaining your heating equipment.
SmartEnergy Platform Key Component In LEED Certification
Press Release Issued by Telkonet Telkonet's SmartEnergy system minimizes energy consumption by reducing time spent cooling or heating unoccupied guest rooms.
Business Activity Dips Says ASLA Business Quarterly Survey
Press Release Issued by ASLA The ASLA Business Quarterly survey asks quarterly benchmarks on key statistics including billable hours, inquiries and hiring plans.
The Parking Spot at Newark Airport Opens
Press Release Issued by Del-Sano Del-Sano Contracting Corporation completes Parking Spot project at Newark Liberty International Airport.
High Construction Company Adds Energy Solutions Group
Press Release Issued by High Construction The Energy Solutions Group provides lifecycle design input that can reduce the operating costs of new buildings by at least 30 percent.
Robert Fox to Present Keynote Address at SMART Energy Summit
Press Release Issued by Spintelligent Mr. Fox will present "building smart cities for a sustainable future" at the SMART Energy International summit in San Francisco, October 24-26, 2011.
Sustainability Consulting Firm Wins Green Design Award
Press Release Issued by Brendle Group The City of Fort Collins award recognizes outstanding green building design and renovation projects.
VMware and NVIDIA Partner to Develop Virtual Desktop Tools
Press Release Issued by NVIDA The companies hope to advance virtual 3D graphics technology and enable remote delivery of high-end, workstation-class virtual desktops.
AIA Supports Gehry Technologies Strategic Alliance
Press Release Issued by AIA The initiative brings together acclaimed architects and intends to foster new approaches to design through technology.
Report Helps Decision Makers Understand AEC Market
Press Release Issued by TechNavio According to the report, the AEC industry works on many complex projects that create a demand for more sophisticated AEC software.
Architecture Billings Index Drops in September
Press Release Issued by AIA The AIA reports the September ABI score was 46.9, following a score of 51.4 in August.
IES Introduces Sustainability Hub Concept at Greenbuild
Press Release Issued by IES The Sustainability Hub allows you to quantify, optimize and verify sustainable Integrated Environmental Solutions.
Ben van Berkel Joins Gehry Technologies Advisory Board
Press Release Issued by UNStudio Frank Gehry has brought together the worlds most distinguished architects and designers to form a strategic alliance.
ASLA Introduces Three New Online Resources
The resources including hundreds of case studies and a report show examples of sustainable practices in landscape architecture.
Inc. Magazine Recognizes Design Firm Epsten Group
Press Release Issued by Epsten Group In the publication's annual 500|5000 list of the nation's fastest-growing companies, Epsten comes in at number 26th in the construction industry.
Download Free Advanced Energy Design Guide for Schools
Press Release Issued by ASHRAE The guide can help design teams constructing K-12 school buildings cut annual energy use by 50 percent or more.
Turner Construction Company Honors Lifetime Pioneer
Press Release Issued by Turner Construction Turner commemorates the Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial by celebrating living pioneers in the architecture, engineering and construction industries.
CH2M HILL Named #1 Solar Design Firm
Press Release Issued by CH2M HILL Engineering News-Record magazine gives the firm top ranking for its diversity of strategic planning, permitting, design and construction services.
Shelby Swango Named Area Manager for Indiana
Press Release Issued by Parsons Brinckerhoff In her new position, Ms. Swango will be responsible for managing Parsons Brinckerhoffs Indiana operations.
SageSim Announces Energy System Simulator
Press Release Issued by SageSim The application will help architects, LEED consultants, and renewable energy system providers quickly deliver an optimized energy system strategy.
Luxology Announces First Installment of New Training Series
Press Release Issued by Luxology The modo 501 Rigging Master Course consists of 26 hours of video training housed in an interactive framework.
BRIT Named Top Project in DFW at the Topping Out Awards
Press Release Issued by The Beck Group The Beck-Built Botanical Research Institute of Texas project achieved LEED Platinum earlier this year.
Architectural Testing and HTL Join Forces
Press Release Issued by Architectural Testing Architectural Testing is now comprised of a dedicated base of approximately 300 professionals and more than 20 state-of-the-art testing facilities.
Z Corp 3D Printing Used to Create Architectural Model Z Corp 3D Printing Used to Create Architectural Model
Press Release Issued by Z Corporation Thanks to the accuracy of the ZPrinter 450 virtually every detail in the 3D digital model of the arena is represented in the physical model.
AIA Heads to Alabama to Assist Storm Damaged Communities
Press Release Issued by AIA The team is serving at the invitation of the City of Birmingham and will be conducting a participatory planning process with the entire community.
Parsons Brinckerhoff Announces New Technical Manager
Press Release Issued by Parsons Brinckerhoff Kirk Hunt will serve as a Field Project Manager for the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority.
BOXX Announces New Addition to XTREME Workstation Line
Press Release Issued by BOXX Technologies The workstation features advanced liquid cooling and is capable of reaching speeds of up to 4.5 GHz.
Bluebeam To Demonstrate how PDF Revu Improves Communication
Press Release Issued by Bluebeam Software Two leading General Contractors will present "Ask the Experts" sessions illustrating how they easily adopted a digital workflow with Revu.
Former COO of the USGBC Joins The Cadmus Group
Press Release Issued by The Cadmus Group Smith will provide executive leadership to Cadmus' 50-plus person staff of engineers, architects and consultants serving the green building market.
Fentress Architects Announces Opening of Studio in London
Press Release Issued by Fentress Architects Fentress Architects is internationally recognized for their innovative, award-winning designs.
Computer Guidance Releases Construction Management Solution
Press Release Issued by Computer Guidance eCMS v.4.0 introduces new productivity tools, including enterprise content management and flexible user navigation.
AISI To Co-Sponsor Course For Engineers October 25-27
Press Release Issued by AISI Course is relevant to all engineers interested in learning more about cold-formed steel design.
AECOM Awarded Contract for Deep Rock Tunnel Project
Press Release Issued by AECOM AECOM will provide construction management services for the $280 million Deep Rock Tunnel Connection.
BASF Building Expected to Achieve LEED Silver
Press Release Issued by BASF Some features include an energy efficient building envelope and the efficient use of daylight.
California Academy of Sciences Receives LEED Platinum
Press Release Issued by California Academy of Sciences The California Academy of Sciences is the world's first "Double Platinum" museum.
USGBC Annual Conference and Expo Makes its Way to Toronto
Press Release Issued by USGBC The world's largest green building conference and expo is expected to bring 25,000 delegates from over 115 countries to the event.
Bentley iPad Apps Now Available for Preview
Bentley iPad apps for ProjectWise Explorer and Bentley Navigator help connect the desktop to the field.
Earthquake Testing Aims to Improve Bridge Design
The simulation could produce important data to be used for new design standards.
ASLA Honors Thirty-Seven Projects
Press Release Issued by ASLA The awards honor the top public places, residential designs, campuses, parks and urban planning projects from across the U.S.
RedVector.com Announces Four New Webcasts
Press Release Issued by RedVector The new webcasts focus on current green building education and sustainable design topics.
Committee on Framing Standards Develops New Standard
Press Release Issued by AISI AISI S220 will be applicable to commonly recognized nonstructural members such as wall studs used in interior partition walls.
NASA Selects Hunton Brady Architects to Develop New Complex
Press Release Issued by NASA Hunton Brady Architects will provide design, engineering, and other professional services for a Central Campus Complex at NASA's Kennedy Space Center.
New Engineering Manager Appointed at Springwoods Village
Press Release Issued by CDC Houston, Inc. Mike Polhemus has 15 years of experience and will oversee all engineering, architectural design and construction efforts for the infrastructure.
Transoft Releases InVision 2.0
Press Release Issued by Transoft Solutions The new release supports the latest AutoTURN suite of Products including AutoTURN Pro 3D.
ASHRAE Seeking Public Comment on Proposed Change
Press Release Issued by ASHRAE Proposal allows an additional default value to the ventilation rate procedure.
Cadac Organice Introduces Hybrid Concept
Press Release Issued by Cadac Organice The Cadac Organice Product Suite is a solution for Engineering Document Management and Control based on Microsoft SharePoint.
UNStudio Design For Nature Reserve Tower UNStudio Design For Nature Reserve Tower
Press Release Issued by UNStudio The observation tower is the result of a study into the optimal application of Ultra High Performance Concrete.
Workstation Market Normal Says Jon Peddie Research
Press Release Issued by Jon Peddie Research Jon Peddie Research issued a statement saying the second quarter 2011 workstation market is neither very good or very bad.
AEG Recognized by Bill Clinton for Commitment to Action
Press Release Issued by AEG Farmers Field will be the most environmentally sustainable stadium in the world and the first stadium in the NFL to be LEED certified.
Architecture Billings Index Takes Sudden Upturn in August
Press Release Issued by AIA The ABI is a leading economic indicator of construction activity.
EngineeringSupply Adds New Measuring Tools to Offerings
Press Release Issued by EngineerSupply EngineeringSupply has announced it will now offer 130-foot and 230-foot Johnson Level laser distance measuring tools.
Registration is Open for ASHRAEs 2012 Winter Conference
Press Release Issued by ASHRAE The Chicago conference gives attendees the chance to discuss and examine the latest topics in the building industry.
Z Corporation 3D Printer Used to Create Main Street
Press Release Issued by Z Corporation Grow Interactive used a ZPrinter 450 to create all of the Google Search apps. ad visuals of a cityscape.
AIA Supports the Decision to Continue Funding
Press Release Issued by AIA Congress decides to continue funding for transportation enhancements in a six-month extension of surface transportation legislation.
AIA Reacts to House Speaker John Boehners Jobs Speech
Press Release Issued by AIA Organization is encouraged by Speaker Boehners emphasis on seeking a bipartisan approach to deficit reduction and jobs creation.
Facility Architects Firm HOK Adds Four New Leaders
Press Release Issued by HOK Firm makes strategic appointments in Los Angeles, Hong Kong, London and San Francisco to support continued international growth.
New Ashrae Tool Predicts Thermal Comfort
Press Release Issued by ASHRAE The software allows you to calculate the predicted thermal comfort for a human at a point in space.
Equity Markets Evaluates Stratasys and 3D Systems
Equity Markets has issued reports detailing their market expectations for 3D Systems and Stratasys.
3D Systems to Show Off BotMill at Maker Faire
Press Release Issued by 3D Systems The company will showcase its latest Makers‟ tool, the BotMill 3D printer, together with its best-in-class BFB printers and Alibre tools.
ASLA to Present Awards to 40 Student Projects
Press Release Issued by ASLA A prestigious jury of landscape architects, academics and press, selected 40 projects for recognition.
The National Historic Landmark Earns LEED Certification
Press Release Issued by USGBC The Empire State Building Company, Jones Lang LaSalle and U.S. Green Building Council, announce the milestone achievement.
AIA Home Trends Reports Shows Drop in Specialty Rooms
Press Release Issued by AIA Energy-efficient products and systems and outdoor living and accessibility still retain their appeal.
Project Will Build 1.4-Mile Route With TIGER Funds
Press Release Issued by Parsons Brinckerhoff The Regional Transit Authority of New Orleans has awarded a contract for construction management services for the expansion of the streetcar system.
AutoTURN 8.0 Now Available in Multi-language Version
Press Release Issued by Transoft Solutions The release will satisfy the demand for AutoTURN in Europe and South America.
USGBC Commends President Obama for American Jobs Act
Press Release Issued by USGBC Strong investments in a crumbling built environment will create jobs, build resilience, advance sustainability and stimulate long-term growth.
AIA President Clark Manus Reacts to American Jobs Act
Press Release Issued by the American Institute of Architects The American Institute of Architects finds several issues on which they agree in the Presidents sweeping jobs proposal.
Festival Will Open Exhibit to Public
Press Release Issued by AIA Portland The festival coincides with AIA Portlands 100th Anniversary to include a Tour of Exceptional Portland Homes, film series, and Design Awards Gala.
AECOM CEO and CFO to Present at Conference
Press Release Issued by AECOM Access the live webcast of the presentation on September 20.
Resolution Consultants Inc. Awarded Contract by U.S. Navy
Press Release Issued by AECOM The contract includes architectural and engineering services, program management and technical environmental services.
Last Call for Smartgeometry 2012 Proposals
The deadline for clusters (hubs of expertise) is set for September 19, 2011. Get your proposals in while you still can!
The Challenges of Creating a 9/11 Memorial at Ground Zero
LA Times architecture critic, Christopher Hawthorne interviews the landscape architect for the Ground Zero memorial.
Applications now Available for IDP Firm Awards
Press Release Issued by the AIA The AIA awards firms that demonstrates a commitment to interns by making the path to licensure an integral part of the firms culture.
Architects to Learn Early Sustainable Analysis Principles
Press Release Issued by IES IES launched its free architecture educational seminar series IES Faculty throughout the U.S. and Canada.
Today Landmarks the 10,000th LEED Building
Press Release Issued by USGBC The USGBC has announced the 10,000 building has been LEED certified by the GCBI.
AIA and AGC Ask Lawmakers to Promote Design and Construction
Press Release Issued by AIA The AIA and AGC have issued a request to congress to focus on creating jobs in the construction industry.
U.S. Air Force Acquires 9,000 Units of HP Products
Press Release Issued by HP The United States Air Force has chosen HP as their source for their next generation of workstations and desktop PCs.
Contex to Explain Benefits of its New Bundle
Press Release Issued by Contex Contex has announced a webinar to explain the benefits of its new bundle including KODAK Capture Pro Software with its SD and XD series scanners.
Free CadFaster Mobile App Maximizes Form and Functionality
Press Release Issued by CadFaster CadFaster released its new CadFaster application for the Apple iPad, available in the Apple iTunes App Store.
New Release of SAP PLM Integration for MicroStation
Press Release Issued by CIDEON Software This integration enables the creation of a bi-directional connection between individual MicroStation objects (cells) and equivalent SAP objects.
FOSS4G 2011 Looks Like Promising Turnout
Press Release Issued by FOSS4G Organizing Committee The event, which will take place in Denver from Sept. 12-16, is expected to have 600+ attendees from 31 countries and 43 states.
Archinect is Now Offering BIM-in-Practice Programs
Press Release Issued by Archinect The Archinect team is now offering BIM training to students and experienced architects available in person or via web conferencing.
Xi MTower Gets Two Thumbs Up
David Cohn of Cohn Consulting commends the Xithe Xi MTower PCIe Workstation for its ability to pack in a lot of processing power into a lower-cost system.
Projects Selected for AIA National Healthcare Design Awards
Press Release Issued by the AIA The examples highlight the best of healthcare building design and health design-oriented research.
PNY Announces Next Generation of Graphics Cards
Press Release Issued by PNY PNY has launced its new XLR8 Liquid Cooled GeForce GTX 580 and XLR8 Liquid Cooled GeForce GTX 580 with CPU Cooling graphics cards.
Frank Gehry's Lower Manhattan Skyscraper Shining Symbol
The building, New York by Gehry at Eight Spruce Street, has drawn the attention of architecture critics worldwide.
Court Dismisses Lawsuit Against U.S. Green Building Council
Press Release Issued by U.S. Green Building Council The United States District Court in New York City today dismissed in its entirety the lawsuit brought against the U.S. Green Building.
AIA Upgrades CRANs Status
Press Release Issued by AIA The AIA has upgraded CRAN's status from a subgroup of the Housing Knowledge Community to an independent AIA Knowledge Community.
A Look at NVIDIAs Presence at SIGGRAPH 2011
NVIDIA hosted many demos on their graphics cards and other technology including examples on Autodesks 3ds Max 2012 software and Adobe software.
Exhibition Highlights Robotics Technology in Architecture
Press Release Issued by USC An exhibition in Shanghai offers a view into the future of building construction, showcasing robotically fabricated work by architectural innovators.
Statewide Workshops in Texas will Explain New Building Codes
Press Release Issued by the Texas State Energy Conservation Office Builders, architects, building officials, energy engineers, contractors, inspectors, and building suppliers are encouraged to attend.
CH2M HILL Hires New Director, Focuses on Solar in India
Press Release Issued by CH2M HILL Under new Managing Director's leadership, CH2M HILL India will expand its focus to include Solar Power Engineering.
MCMC Annual Conference Heads to Kansas
The conference will cover sessions on MicroStation and ProjectWise in the civil and building arenas.
Parallels Launches New Workstation
Press Release Issued by Parallels Parallels have announced the release of their new Parallels Workstation 6 Extreme.
Architects See a Reduction in Average Salaries
Press Release Issued by AIA The AIA is reporting that on average architects are seeing a 25 percent decline in payrolls between 2007 and 2010.
Khronos Group Releases OpenGL 4.2
Press Release Issued by Khronos The Khronos Group has announced OpenGL 4.2, which will feature capturing of GPU-tessellated geometry and drawing multiple instances.
Ting Li Wins AIA Architect Barbie Dream House Competition
Press Release Issued by the AIA The winning house design features entertaining space and chefs open kitchen on the first floor, along with an office / library / meeting space.
IES Offers Free Architectural Software to Colleges
Press Release Issued by IES IES launched a global campaign to provide free Academic Licenses to VE-Gaia for colleges and universities worldwide.
Students Selected to Receive AIA Scholarship
Press Release Issued by AIA The purpose of the AIA/AAF Minority Disadvantaged Scholarship is to encourage diversity in the architecture profession.
Catalog Data Solutions Expands Further Into BIM Space
Press Release Issued by Catalog Data Solutions CDS introduces a new BIM content solution, adds a new executive to lead the BIM team and releases a free downloadable Whitepaper, "BIM-ready."
Multi-utility Co. Selects Matrox Extio Series KVM Extenders
Press Release Issued by Matrox The extenders eliminate system heat, noise, and dirt issues by remotely driving 19 dual- and quad-monitor workstations in their control room facility.
Synergis Announces New Version of Adept Management Software
Press Release Issued by Synergis Software Adept 2011 delivers advanced vault replication, two classes of web clients, and integration with Microsoft SharePoint.
Seminars Help You Learn Benefits of BIM
Press Release Issued by Rand Worldwide Ken Yost of IMAGINiT will be sharing his insights on Building Information Modeling at several complimentary seminars this August in Singapore.
Early ASLA EXPO Registration Discounts Ends August 5
Press Release Issued by ASLA The ASLA Annual Meeting and EXPO will feature dozens of continuing education credit opportunities for design professionals.
Hands-on Workshops a Focus at 2011 MCMC Conference
The MCMC agenda allows attendees to listen, participate, and exchange ideas on the latest in infrastructure software, technology, and industry trends.
Sustainable Design Uses BIM, Supports Clean Energy Research
Press Release Issued by McCarthy Building Companies By applying BIM during preconstruction, the project team was able to resolve over 7,000 utility interferences prior to breaking ground.
DOE and ASHRAE Partner on Energy Efficiency
Announcement Issued by the U.S. Department of Energy They agreed to develop achievable and cost effective standards, jointly promote educational programs, and support one another's products and services.
Costs of Key Building Materials Increasing
Press Release Issued by the AIA Decline in nonresidential construction spending expected in 2011 with modest growth projected for 2012.
New Workstation Line Features Intel Core i7 Processors
Press Release Issued by iBUYPOWER iBUYPOWER's new Professional Series line of workstations includes second generation Intel Core i7 processors and NVIDIA Quadro graphics cards.
Survey Shows Landscape Architecture Inquiries are Up
Press Release Issued by ASLA The increase in work has yet to fully translate into jobs, with one in four (24.4 percent) of respondents planning to hire in the upcoming quarter.
Top 10 Reasons to Attend FOSS4G 2011 in Denver
Press Release Issued by FOSS4G FOS4G 2011 will include a number of presentations explaining how attendees can benefit from open source geospatial software.
ASLA to Hand Out Awards at ASLA Annual Meeting & EXPO
Press Release Issued by ASLA ASLA has announced the recipients of several of its awards, which will be handed out at ASLA Annual Meeting & EXPO.
ABI Says Institutional Sector Struggling Most
Press Release Issued by the AIA June marked the third consecutive decline in revenue at U.S. architecture firms as measured by the Architecture Billings Index (ABI).
Essential HVAC Practices for Optimized Energy Efficiency
Press Release Issued by Huntsman Corporation Paper advocates a system-wide approach to HVAC design in homes insulated with spray polyurethane foam.
MOU Calls for Passive House Education Efforts
Press Release Issued by Earth Advantage Institute Earth Advantage Institute and the Passive House Institute US will work together on development of an Energy Performance Score for passive houses.
NEEA Offers No-Cost Ducts Inside Online Training
Press Release Issued by Earth Advantage Institute The course will cover how to reduce homeowner energy use by 15 to 20% by keeping all ducting within the conditioned space of new homes.
FISHER/UNITECH to Become Fortus 250mc Reseller
Press Release Issued by FISHER/UNITECH FISHER/UNITECH has announced that they will be reselling Stratasys' new Fortus 250mc 3D printer.
Oc ColorWave 600 Printer Adds Three New Substrates
Press Release Issued by Oc Oc is expanding the ColorWave 600 printer with three new substrates including the Oc 6008 Outdoor Polypropylene Film.
Stratasys Launches the Fortus 250mc 3D Printer
Press Release Issued by Stratasys Stratasys has released the Fortus 250mc, which combines the convenience of a Dimension 3D Printer with the flexibility of a Fortus Production Printer.
LightWave 10 New Features Support for 3Dconnexions 3D Mice
Press Release Issued by 3Dconnexion 3Dconnexion has released a statement saying that NewTek's LightWave 10 will include support for their line of 3D mice.
AIA Announced Conference on Women in Leadership Roles
Press Release Issued by AIA The AIA has announced its Womens Leadership Summit will take place in Kansas City, MO from 9/23 to 9/24.
Event Series Focuses on Architectural Presentations
Press Release Issued by San Diego Architectural Foundation San Diego Architectural Foundation has begun offering a series of events featuring design presentations titled "Pechakucha Night."
Newforma Commercially Releases Newforma Project Analyzer
Press Release Issued by Newforma Newforma Project Analyzer liberates financial & resource data from the back-office accounting system for use by project managers and firm principals.
Report Details Firms Environmental and Economic Performance
Press Release Issued by CH2M HILL CH2M HILLs report details the firms approach to sustainability, stories of accomplishments, and profiles of influential employees.
The AIA Supports the Safe Building Code Incentive Act
Press Release Issued by the AIA The AIA advocates for states with national model building codes to be eligible for an additional 4% in relief funding after natural disasters.
AIA Urges Congress Not to Miss Economy Revitalization
Press Release Issued by the AIA The American Institute of Architects issued a statement on the release of the transportation reauthorization proposal.
New Contest Challenges Designers to Create 3D Mouse
Press Release Issued by 3Dconnexion 3Dconnexion has announced that designers could win a $5,000 CAD workstation by participating in their 3D Mouse of the Future design challenge.
New Board of Director Expands Newforma's AEC Expertise
Press Release Issued by Newforma Norbert W. Young Jr. brings knowledge of the domestic and global design and construction industry at a time when Newforma is expanding.
40 Members are Elevated to the ASLA Council of Fellows
Press Release Issued by ASLA The 2011 class of new Fellows will be recognized at the 2011 ASLA Annual Meeting & EXPO, October 30November 2 in San Diego.
Objet Reveals Newest Multi-Material 3D Printer
Press Release Issued by Objet Objet Ltd. revealed the Objet260 Connex, a compact and attractively priced addition to Objets family of multi-material 3D printers.
CWCEC Introduces VPX6-490 GPU Application Accelerator
Press Release Issued by Curtiss-Wright Controls Embedded Computing The VPX6-490 features dual NVIDIA GPUs based on the NVIDIA Fermi architecture, each with 240 CUDA cores.
Daniel Libeskind Motivates Design Community
Press Release Issued by Nemetschek Vectorworks Read about Daniel Libeskind and his award-winning projects.
AIA Seizes Initiative on Credit in Wake of Lend Reluctance
Press Release Issued by the AIA Potential investors will have access to a database of stalled building projects that make economic sense but which lack the financing to be completed.
Best Business Conditions since 2007 for Residential Market
Press Release Issued by the AIA The collapse of the housing market resulted in greater interest in smaller homes and lot sizes, but that appears to be leveling off.
Explore Little Tokyo Design Week Struggling Cities Exhibit
Press Release Issued by Little Tokyo Design Week Struggling Cities canvases the unique social and physical structure of post-war and post-occupation cities of Japan.
AIA Mourns Passing of Former Architect of the Capitol
Press Release Issued by the AIA The AIA issued a statement on the passing of George M. White, FAIA, who served as the Architect of the Capitol (AOC) from 1971 until 1995.
Z Corporation Makes Buying a 3D Printer Easier
Press Release Issued by Z Corporation Purchase a ZPrinter together with a ZScanner or ZBuilder, and save 10 percent on both products.
IES VE-Navigator for BREEAM 2008
Press Release Issued by IES IES and BRE Global have signed an MOU covering testing, development and recognition of IES tools to automate BREEAM assessments.
Inquiries for New Projects Drop
Press Release Issued by the AIA The American Institute of Architects reported the May ABI score was 47.2, a slight decrease from a reading of 47.6 the previous month.
Experts to Present at Water and Flood Modelling Event
Press Release Issued by Innovyze The event, a comprehensive and significant wet infrastructure simulation and management technology summit, will be held September 20-21, 2011.
Epson iPrint (v2.0) is Released
Press Release Issued by Epson The mobile printing app is optimized to print web pages and documents from an Apple iPad, iPhone and iPod Touch to any wireless Epson all-in-one.
Newforma Makes Push for Construction Firms to Embrace PIM
Press Release Issued by Newforma Newly appointed team demonstrates Newformas commitment to serving the project information management needs of construction firms.
Bormann Joins HDR Healthcare Team
Press Release Issued by HDR Bormann will be responsible for strengthening HDR's presence in the healthcare field throughout the Northeast.
Lisa Strauch Eggers Becomes Part of Callison Team
Press Release Issued by Callison Callison announces Lisa Strauch Eggers has joined the international architecture and design firm as its new General Counsel and Corporate Secretary.
Program Transforms Professionals into Construction Leaders
Press Release Issued by NewSchool of Architecture and Design The 48-credit, one-year program prepares students to excel in specialized management roles in the construction industry.
Hjellnes to Gain Real-time Visibility into its Business
Press Release Issued by Deltek Hjellnes chooses the Deltek Maconomy and Deltek People Planner solutions to streamline its business processes and optimize its resource planning.
140 Individual Talks to be Featured at FOSS4G
Press Release Issued by the FOSS4G Organizing Committee The conference will also have workshops and tutorials on open source geospatial tools like PostGIS, GRASS, GeoServer, GeoNode, MapFish, Geomajas, etc.
Effect on Small Architecture Firms Would Devastate Says AIA
Press Release Issued by the AIA The AIA opposed a proposal to increase the number of businesses that qualify as a small business, because it would hurt the architectural industry.
Newforma Makes Push for Construction Firms to Embrace PIM
Press Release Issued by Newforma Newly appointed team demonstrates Newformas commitment to serving the project information management needs of construction firms.
AVEVA to Host Joined up Thinking Conference
Press Release Issued by AVEVA The conference aims to deliver product expertise that will empower technical knowledge and enhance skills to the plant, power and marine industries.
Matrox and Trenton Partner to Deliver Video Wall Solutions
Press Release Issued by Matrox Graphics Inc. Matrox-certified Trenton TVC4401 system fits 6 Matrox Mura MPX boards to capture and display up to 24 1080p HD inputs across 24 1080p HD outputs.
Construction Leader Puts Vico Software on 120 Workstations
Press Release Issued by Vico Software Vico Software, the leader in 5D Virtual Construction, has announced that Webcor Builders has selected Vico Office R3 for company-wide deployment.
Winners in 2011 Student Design Competition Crowned
Press Release Issued by Bentley Systems Bentley also named Maria-Paz Gutierrez, professor, University of California, Berkeley, as Bentley Educator of the Year.
ScanStation C5 is Compact, Scalable and Entry-level
Press Release Issued by Leica Geosystems The ScanStation C5 provides a combination of legendary Leica Geosystems quality scan data with a significantly lower cost of scanner ownership.
Find Out the Current State of the Construction Industries
Press Release Issued by the AIA National economists will provide answers to your questions facing the construction industry and architecture professionals.
William BACnet Bill Swan Passes Away
Press Release Issued by Alerton Swan's blog, The BAC Cave offered inside views and opinions on the wild and wacky world of commercial building automation controls.
Alabama's Good Samaritan Law Extended
Press Release Issued by the AIA The legislation will permit an AIA team to continue to perform safety assessments on homes and structures damaged by the devastating April storms.
Architects from Around the Globe Educate Future Generations
Press Release Issued by the AIA AIA President Clark Manus congratulates the winners of the UIA Architecture & Children Golden Cubes Awards from Germany, Switzerland and France.
RealWorks Gives Users More Choices for Design Software
Press Release Issued by Trimble RealWorks 7.0 is the first software suite that incorporates the ASTM International E57 E2807 data exchange standard for 3D imaging systems.
Projects Selected for AIA Educational Facility Design Award
Press Release Issued by the AIA Thirteen awards were issued in three categories which include Citation, Merit and Excellence.
Small Hospital, Big Idea Competition Chooses Three Finalists
Press Release Issued by Kaiser Permanente Transparent roofs that produce energy and collect rainwater is just one of the ideas presented by firms in the Small Hospital, Big Idea competition.
Mc-Graw Hill Magazine Wins Silver Award
Press Release Issued by McGraw-Hill Construction GreenSource magazine has received a silver medal in the 46th Annual Society of Publication Designers Awards Competition in the illustration category.
New Newforma PIM Allows Users to Manage Project Data Live
Press Release Issued by Newforma Leading AEC firms complete testing of new capabilities supporting Revit workflows, mobile access and contract and document change management live.
Eight Receive AIA Small Project Awards
Press Release Issued by the AIA The AIA Small Project Awards Program, now in its eighth year, recognizes small-project practitioners for the high quality of their work.
New Corporate Headquarters Will Green the Steel City
Press Release Issued by Buro Happold Buro Happold will design MEP and structural engineering systems for the energy-efficient tower and perform daylight and energy modeling.
Strategic Marketing Leader Joins Global Design Firm
Press Release Issued by HOK Beth Bernitt has rejoined HOK, a global architectural design firm, as chief marketing officer.
NCS Version 5 Goes Virtual, Improving User Experience
Press Release Issued by the National Institute of Building Sciences NCS Version 5 is the first update to the standard in three years and unlike previous versions, Version 5 is web-based.
CIMdata Expands Analyst Capacity with CPDA Acquisition
Press Release Issued by CIMdata CIMdata has announced the purchase of fellow consulting organization Collaborative Product Development Associates.
AMD Launches Next Generation of Graphics Cards
Press Release Issued by AMD AMD has announced the release of the AMD FirePro V5900 and AMD FirePro V7900.
Forefathers of Rapid Prototyping Speak at RAPID 2011
Press Release Issued by SME The CEOs of four companies who have pioneered the development of additive manufacturing will discuss the history of the industry at RAPID 2011.
RAPID 2011 Kicks Off this Week in Minneapolis
Press Release Issued by SME The event will showcase the latest in additive manufacturing and 3D printing technology.
Recipients of Pettigrew Memorial ARE Scholarship Selected
Press Release Issued by the AIA The recipients were recognized at the NAC reception at the 2011 AIA National Convention and Design Exposition in New Orleans.
AIA Elects New President, Vice Presidents and Treasurer
Press Release Issued by the AIA The AIA welcomes new members to its team.
USACE Plans $1.79 Billion for Civil Construction in FY11
Press Release Issued by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers A work plan details how USACE will execute the $5.065 billion Civil Works appropriation it received on April 15.
ABI Drops to Lowest Mark since October 2010
Press Release Issued by the AIA Following several months of relatively positive business conditions, the Architecture Billings Index (ABI) fell almost three points in April.
Greyling Offers AEC Industry Insurance and Risk Management
Press Release Issued by Greyling New insurance brokerage and risk consulting group offers unique industry expertise and worldwide project coverage.
Interactive Display Redefines the Personal Workstation
Press Release Issued by Perceptive Pixel The new 27" display empowers users to work directly on screen to access and manipulate complex data and workflows, leading to higher productivity.
Z Corporation to Exhibit at RAPID 2011
Press Release Issued by Z Corporation Attendees will experience full spectrum of innovative solutions for concept models, functional prototypes and reverse engineering in booth 404.
Nine Firms Rise to Top after Rigorous Grading Process
Press Release Issued by Kaiser Permanente After reviewing more than 100 design concepts, Kaiser Permanente announced nine finalists in its Small Hospital, Big Idea competition.
Printing Technologies Offer Touchscreen, Direct Web Printing
Press Release Issued by HP HP's new Designjet T1300 ePrinter serves large work groups, while the Designjet T790 ePrinter is tailored for small, mobile technical design teams.
Legislation Supports Energy Codes, Saves Taxpayer Money
Press Release Issued by the AIA The AIA today commended Senators Jeanne Shaheen (D-NH) and Rob Portman (R-Ohio) for introducing the Energy Savings Act of 2011.
Plaza Features Pavilion Designed by UNStudio
Press Release Issued by UNStudio The pavilion welcomes 150,000+ daily visitors and is a permanent gift from the Kingdom of the Netherlands to New York City.
Trimble Makes Acquisition Offer to Tekla
Press Release Issued by Trimble Trimble announced a public tender offer to be made by its subsidiary Trimble Finland Oy for all issued and outstanding shares in Tekla Corporation.
AIA Assists in Performing Safety Assessments in Alabama
Press Release Issued by the AIA The AIA and its Alabama Council team of architects, engineers, building inspectors and fire marshals perform assessments of tornado-hit Alabama.
AIA Offers Sneak Peek at Next Generation Contract Service
Press Release Issued by the AIA The AIA Contract Documents service will be an innovation in accessibility, security, flexibility, affordability and ease of use for the industry.
Firms Make Good First Step Towards 2030 Commitment
Press Release Issued by the AIA At the end of the 2010 calendar year, firms were asked to submit an assessment of their 2010 design work using a tool released by the AIA last year.
Report Highlights a Five-Point Action Plan for Green Schools
Press Release Issued by the AIA The action plan is for mayors and local leaders to use as a framework to develop and implement green schools initiatives.
The AIA is Releasing the Guide for Sustainable Projects
Press Release Issued by the AIA AIA Guide for Sustainable Projects to provide design and construction industry with roadmap for working on sustainable projects.
SmartGeometry 2012 Set for Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
This years SmartGeometry event may have ended just a month ago, but excitement for next years even has already started.
AVIA Announces the Acquisition of Scan2CAD
Press Release Issued by Scan2CAD The acquisition has allowed AVIA to seize the opportunity to market, support, and drive an enhanced development program.
New Milestone Achieved in Environmental Architectural Design
Press Release Issued by Alcoa Alcoa launched Reynobond with EcoClean, the first coil-coated architectural panel that helps clean itself and the air around it.
Award Recognizes Organizations for Outstanding Website
Press Release Issued by the AIA The American Institute of Architects is the winner of the 2011 Webby Award in the Associations category for its AIA.org website.
Sign Up Now for the 2011 ASLA Annual Meeting and EXPO
Press Release Issued by ASLA The American Society of Landscape Architects opened registration for its annual EXPO, which takes place October 30 to November 3 in San Diego.
Reed & AIA Strengthens Alliance with Renewed Partnership
Press Release Issued by the AIA The partnership will continue to generate value for the more than 80,000 AIA members.
AIA Says No to Small Business Administration Proposal
Press Release Issued by the AIA The AIA believes the proposal would increase the number of enterprises that qualify as a small business and would harm the architecture profession.
AIA to Discuss Importance of Sustainable U.S. Embassies
Press Release Issued by the AIA A briefing will explore sustainable building initiatives at U.S. Embassies and how sustainability and security result in design excellence.
Three Projects Receive the 2011 AIA/HUD Secretary Award
Press Release Issued by the AIA These awards demonstrate that design matters, and the recipient projects offer examples of important developments in the housing industry.
AIAs Disaster Assistance Task Force Offers Support
Press Release Issued by the AIA AIA extends thoughts and prayers to people affected by the recent devastating storms in the Southern United States.
Charrette Centers on Future of Elysian Fields Ave Corridor
Press Release Issued by the AIA The AIAs Center for Communities by Design will conduct a pro-bono design assistance project on the Elysian Fields Avenue Corridor in New Orleans.
Okino Ships Conversion Software
Press Release Issued by Okino Computer Graphics Okino's PolyTrans-for-Maya and PolyTrans-for-3ds Max 3D Converter Software now available for 3ds Max 2012, 3ds Max Design 2012 and Maya 2012.
ARC-Southern California Honored for Green Dedication
Press Release Issued by Oc Oc announced that ARC-Southern California is the winner of its fourth annual Green Reprographer of the Year award.
IES Associate Earns ASHRAE Certification
Press Release Issued by IES IES Project manager, Liam Buckley, has earned the Building Energy Modeling Professional certification from ASHRAE.
Co-Founder of Develop3D Magazine Honored by CAD Society
Press Release Issued by CAD Society Martyn Day has received the CAD Society Community Award for his work with Develop3D magazine.
President of 3Dconnexion Honored by CAD Society
Press Release Issued by CAD Society The CAD Society has announced that 3D Connexion President Dieter Neujahr is the winner of the organization's 2011 CAD Society Leadership Award.
How Much Daylighting is too Much?
Press Release Issued by Viracon New video features interviews with architects and daylighting consultants on how to balance daylight, comfort and energy efficiency.
Hiring Highest since 2008 in Landscape Architecture
Press Release Issued by ASLA Conditions continued to improve for landscape architecture firms, with firms reporting renewed optimism for billable hours, inquiries and hiring.
OBO Adopts Design Excellence as both a Tool and a S