ARCHICAD 23 – BIM in an instant!
GRAPHISOFT has announced the release of ARCHICAD 23, the latest version of its award-winning BIM software solution. ARCHICAD 23 vastly improves perceived performance of essential processes such as software startup, file opening, working in multi-project environments and switching between different views of the BIM project. The brand-new Opening, Column and Beam tools increase modeling accuracy and interoperability with engineering disciplines.
EDUBIM project to be part of 2019 Barcelona Building Construmat Award
The EDUBIM Academy project that is implementing GRAPHISOFT global training and certification (GRAPHISOFT BIM Classes), has been selected to compete in the Building Construmat Awards with other international projects in the Innovative Services category. The purpose of the award is to recognize and promote the projects and initiatives that represent and generate added value in the construction sector. This year's awards will recognize technical excellence and the ability to find solutions to the new challenges facing the sector in terms of design quality, innovation, and environmental, economic and social sustainability.
Nemetschek Group wins 'Axia Best Managed Companies Award'
The Nemetschek Group has been awarded the 'Axia Best Managed Companies Award' at an event in Düsseldorf hosted by the audit and consulting firm Deloitte, the German business magazine WirtschaftsWoche and BDI, the Federation of German Industries. The prestigious award honors medium-sized companies for excellent management. Nemetschek took home the award for excellence in the 'Culture and Commitment' category, which recognizes the Group's unique structure of 16 individual, successful brands.
GRAPHISOFT KCC 2019 will feature Imagine! zones
GRAPHISOFT’s REIMAGINE! Key Client Conference, which will take place June 3-5 in Las Vegas, will feature an exhibition area called 'Imagine! zones' where GRAPHISOFT and ecosystem partners will showcase technologies that are shaping the present and future of BIM-based practices. GRAPHISOFT experts and special guests from dRofus, Solibri, Robert McNeel & Associates, Epic Games and more will showcase best practices and provide practical advice on how to leverage technology to put your business ahead of the curve.
Sergey Kuznetsov, Chief Architect of Moscow will speak at GRAPHISOFT’s REIMAGINE! Key Client Conference, which will be held June 3-5 in Las Vegas. His presentation will focus on Moscow as a design center of important architectural objects using BIM, and the realization of the Russian government's BIM implementation program.
Nemetschek Group records strongest quarterly growth in recent years at +27% with high profitability
After an outstanding fiscal 2018, GRAPHISOFT's parent company, the Nemetschek Group, has now achieved its strongest quarterly growth in recent years while maintaining high profitability. At the same time, the top player in the global AEC market continues to invest substantially in strategic projects across continents to enable continued double-digit growth in the future.
Digital transformation in the building industry is happening now! Together with international AEC opinion leaders, GRAPHISOFT will explore how this transformation will affect your business at the annual Key Client Conference in Las Vegas, June 3-5, 2019. During two days of high-energy programs at the exclusive, invitation-only event, participants will have the opportunity to mix and mingle with leading visionaries at the crossroads of art, technology and business.
ARCHICAD — Grasshopper Live Connection Training Videos
GRAPHISOFT is pleased to announce that Part One of the ARCHICAD – Grasshopper Live Connection training video series is now available. Learn how to design Algorithmic Property Settings, Document Components, Window, Door, Slab, Wall, Curtain Wall, Shell, Roof, Object, Element, Column, Beam, Zone, and Mesh, using the live connection tool. Please feel free to embed and share these videos!
GRAPHISOFT Spain distributor named to bSI Professional Certification Program advisory panel
GRAPHISOFT distributor and head of the GRAPHISOFT training and certification center in Spain, Mohsen S. Far, director of SIMBIM, an advocate for open BIM workflows, education, and implementation, has been named a member of the international advisory panel of the buildingSMART Professional Certification Program Committee. This certification program has been developed over the last three years through a collaboration of experts from around the world, with contributions by representatives of 7 buildingSMART Chapters and peer reviews of the international advisory panel. The program exists to support training organizations in delivering standardized and internationally-recognized training content as the global benchmark for open BIM training.
For more information about the buildingSMART Professional Certification Program, please visit the program structure.
ARCHICAD-designed projects win MIPIM Awards
The MIPIM (International Market of Real Estate Professionals) Awards, which took place in Cannes from March 12-15, has awarded 12 exemplary international projects. Among the winners, two buildings were designed with ARCHICAD by prestigious architectural offices. The Future Park project by Bond Bryan Architects took home the award for Best Future Megaproject; in the architect’s words, it will be “the most important cultural and energy-saving attraction in the United Kingdom to be built in the 21st century.” The Best Shopping Center award went to the Hirakata T-site project by Takenaka Corporation, which is one of the largest AEC companies in Japan.