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Join Us for a Live Q&A

Join Us for a Live Q&A

Due to an unforeseen conflict, we need to reschedule the By Design webinar that was set for January 31st to February 7th. If you have already registered, you do not need to take any action; you will receive an update notification shortly that will confirm you are...
Our clients need to see our designs in VR

Our clients need to see our designs in VR

BIMx and VR: the first encounter At least twenty-five people attended our most recent Seattle Area ARCHICAD User Group. Having run and organized user groups since 2009, I was very pleased with the turnout; typically our bi-monthly attendance is closer to eighteen. We...
The importance of Project Info – Part 2

The importance of Project Info – Part 2

This is Part 2 of my thoughts on the importance of Project Info; it’s mostly a hodgepodge of ideas that didn’t fit into the previous post. If you haven’t read Part 1, I suggest you start there. Days of Early BIM A long time ago I used to dump all...
Good Times at the Gala

Good Times at the Gala

On a beautiful spring evening in New York City, Architizer hosted the 4th annual A+ Awards Gala. The 2016 gala brought together some of the industry’s most respected participants to celebrate the world’s greatest architecture and honor the winners of the Architizer...
Projects of Many Sizes, Managed with ARCHICAD

Projects of Many Sizes, Managed with ARCHICAD

David Clayton, AIA of DEIV Architecture has been using ARCHICAD for the better part of the past two years.

“I kept thinking that I’ve always loved ARCHICAD. It’s the only software I know of that you can have good quality documents while being editing and designing in perspective mode.I just like designing in perspective because that’s how we see things with our eyes.”

AIA 2015, Thank You Atlanta!

AIA 2015, Thank You Atlanta!

We have caught our breath after a successful show in Atlanta during the AIA 2015 National Convention. There were so many highlights, we hardly know where to begin! It makes the most sense to start where all the action happened – our booth. This year, our booth...
A Holiday Surprise from GRAPHISOFT

A Holiday Surprise from GRAPHISOFT

This weekend, people around the world will participate in Easter celebrations, namely Easter egg hunts. In honor of the Easter holiday the team at GRAPHISOFT put together a calorie-free surprise for you. You don’t need to leave your desk – just click on...
Be a Pro at Using BIMx PRO

Be a Pro at Using BIMx PRO

Have you wondered about how BIMx and BIMx PRO can support your practice? How can the presentation app serve you best? What are some of the ways you can capitalize on your ability to communicate with prospective clients and customers? Live Webinar March 10th Take...
Simplified Project Sharing with BIMx Pro

Simplified Project Sharing with BIMx Pro

The simplified license options now available for BIMx and BIMx PRO make it easier than ever for users to select either the FREE version or the paid PRO version. Even with paid licenses, the purchase decision boils down to either providing all models on one device OR one model on all devices.

Field Techs Equipped with BIMx

Field Techs Equipped with BIMx

One of the largest architecture, engineering and construction firms in Japan, Takenaka Corporation has equipped thousands of its field technicians with BIMx Docs. Takenaka is taking BIM data into the field, onto the construction site in a streamlined and paperless manner.

Announcing BIMx Docs for Android

Announcing BIMx Docs for Android

The wait is over – introducing GRAPHISOFT BIMx Docs for Android! The app ranked as a top ten useful app for builders by Sourceable.net, GRAPHISOFT BIMx Docs, has been released for Android phones and tablets in Google Play! BIMx Docs for Android hosts the same...
Sole Proprietor Combines Skill, ArchiCAD and BIMx for Triple Threat Project Win

Sole Proprietor Combines Skill, ArchiCAD and BIMx for Triple Threat Project Win

Jackson Hole, Wyoming based Chris Lee of Design Associates Architects has been relying on ArchiCAD since the late nineties – to design residential, commercial and industrial projects. As a sole proprietor, Lee says he is always looking for ways to be efficient and help his practice thrive. Lee takes advantage of the powerful combination of his skills and ArchiCAD to be the most efficient and compete with firms of larger size. One of his go-to features of ArchiCAD is BIMx and he exploits it to his advantage time and time again.

Make Mine Cherry Flavor with Extra ArchiCAD

Make Mine Cherry Flavor with Extra ArchiCAD

Oh Yeah!!! Cue the Kool-Aid pitcher crashing through a cinder block wall… why am I beginning the post this way? Because in his own words, John Black of Lapis Design Partners has admitted to drinking the ArchiCAD Kool-Aid – and this is his story.

Black has been using ArchiCAD since version five. He believes the best thing Autocad ever did was drop their Macintosh platform just at the moment he began looking for a software program. Having been a Mac user, with no plans to change, he was ready to go from hand-drafting right into ArchiCAD. As with many users we’ve interviewed here on the blog, he had two weeks to get up to speed enough to create a design and presentation.

ArchiCAD for Interiors NYC Event

ArchiCAD for Interiors NYC Event

It was a feast for the eyes as well as a wonderful opportunity to network and engage with some of the top professionals in New York City last month. That’s when GRAPHISOFT teamed up with T-PROJECT, the US division of Italy’s premier production and sourcing hub for fashion and interior design, to host an exciting networking event in New York City.

Weber & Associates Relies On BIM and BIMx

Weber & Associates Relies On BIM and BIMx

Harvey Weber of Weber & Associates has been using ArchiCAD for over two decades now (ever since version 4.5). As a sole proprietor, Weber has managed to design and complete projects ranging from custom residential homes and large apartment buildings to corporate headquarters office interiors ranging in value up to $90 million. ArchiCAD has been a supporting factor in the success of all of those projects.

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