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NREL Rebrands Education Efforts NREL Rebrands Education Efforts
By David Glickson, NREL New objectives include preparing future generations of scientists and engineers, along with the public to make empowered energy choices.
AEC Industry Embraces 3D Laser Scanning for As-built Models AEC Industry Embraces 3D Laser Scanning for As-built Models
By Jill Jerabek, ConnectPress Editor Like 3D printing, 3D laser scanning is disrupting the AEC industries and revolutionizing how companies approach building information modeling.
And the Winner for Point Cloud Innovation Goes To... And the Winner for Point Cloud Innovation Goes To...
By Jill Jerabek, ConnectPress Editor Bentley Be Inspired Winner Steuernagel Ingenieure earns recognition for using point cloud processing to restore St. Leonhard's Church, built in 1219.
Bentley's Mobile Apps Bring Infrastructure Data to the Field Bentley's Mobile Apps Bring Infrastructure Data to the Field
By Huw Roberts, Bentley Systems With Bentley's mobile apps, field workers can leverage construction, maintenance, surveying, inspection, or emergency response processes data.
The 2030 Palette Creates a New Sustainable Design Language The 2030 Palette Creates a New Sustainable Design Language
By Jill Jerabek, ConnectPress Editor Created by Architecture 2030, the 2030 Palette is an online platform that offers sustainable design ideas to help the country meet the 2030 Challenge.
Bentley's New Product Streamlines the Construction Process Bentley's New Product Streamlines the Construction Process
By Jill Jerabek, ConnectPress Editor The results are in for Bentley's early-access program of ProjectWise Construction Work Package Server.
Bristol Water Improves Performance with Bentley Bristol Water Improves Performance with Bentley
By Bentley Systems Bristol implemented Bentley's Exor Information Manager for reporting and managing street works noticing data to meet government requirements.
10 Visualization Products to Try 10 Visualization Products to Try
By John Myers, ConnectPress Editor Visualization and rendering developers are expanding with holographic and augmented reality systems and tools that run from web-browsers.
Russian Firms Praised for Innovation at Be Inspired Awards Russian Firms Praised for Innovation at Be Inspired Awards
By Jill Jerabek, ConnectPress Editor With the Olympics turning everyone's attention to Russia, we took the opportunity to highlight some of the most innovative firms in the country.
On Demand: Webinar on EXALEAD OnePart On Demand: Webinar on EXALEAD OnePart
By Dassault Systemes EXALEAD OnePart is an application for locating and reusing 2D/3D legacy parts, designs, and associated documentation.
Future City Competition Makes Students Think About Transit Future City Competition Makes Students Think About Transit
By Jill Jerabek, ConnectPress Editor Winners of the 2014 Future City Competition tackled this year's theme: "Tomorrow's Transit: Design A Way To Move People In And Around Your City."
Bentley's Be Inspired Awards Recognize New Transit Projects Bentley's Be Inspired Awards Recognize New Transit Projects
By Jill Jerabek, ConnectPress Editor Selecting Ineco for its Be Inspired Rail and Transit Award at the Year In Infrastructure 2013 Conference, Bentley also highlighted two finalists.
MANAGEservices Makes Bentley Software Available Anywhere MANAGEservices Makes Bentley Software Available Anywhere
By Jill Jerabek, ConnectPress Editor With MANAGEservices, Bentley envisions developing ongoing relationships with customers, offering its software as not just a product but as a service.
See the Projects of the 2014 AIA Honor Awards Recipients See the Projects of the 2014 AIA Honor Awards Recipients
By the American Institute of Architects Selected from over 500 submissions, these 26 international recipients will be honored at the AIA 2014 National Convention in Chicago.
How Will the Industry Progress in 2014? Read On to Find Out. How Will the Industry Progress in 2014? Read On to Find Out.
By Lauren Browne, ConnectPress Editor We ask three industry experts about predictions for how 2014 will shake out, and what they imagine 2020 will be like.
New Features in RAM New Features in RAM
By Jill Jerabek, ConnectPress Editor In refining RAM Concept and RAM Structural Systems, Bentley Systems has developed new features to smooth the design process and save designers time.
10 New Products from 3D Systems 10 New Products from 3D Systems
By John Myers, ConnectPress Editor 3D Systems celebrated the end of 2013 with the release of 10 new products including 3D printers, laser scanners and other software tools.
HP Launches New HP Z1 G2 Workstation
Summary by John Myers, ConnectPress Editor HP's new HP Z1 G2 workstation offers customers a 27-inch touch screen and includes Intel's Thunderbolt 2 technology.
Building Community Gathers for a Week of Networking in D.C. Building Community Gathers for a Week of Networking in D.C.
By Jill Jerabek, ConnectPress Editor The National Institute of Building Sciences' annual conference and expo will discuss building life-cycle performance and strategies to optimize it.
Bentley Systems Enables Engineers to Design Sustainably Bentley Systems Enables Engineers to Design Sustainably
By Jill Jerabek, ConnectPress Editor Providing engineers with innovative software, Bentley Systems facilitated the sustainable design of several recent architectural projects.
SDA Wins Competition to Design a Portable Charging Pavilion SDA Wins Competition to Design a Portable Charging Pavilion
By Jill Jerabek, ConnectPress Editor Meeting the challenge of powering an electric car from anywhere, SDA has won Volvo's competition to design a portable charging pavilion for the V60.
Last Minute Green Gift Ideas Last Minute Green Gift Ideas
By Jill Jerabek, ConnectPress Editor In the spirit of Christmas and this month's topic on sustainable design we've picked out twelve innovative products that sparked our attention.
NREL Recognized for Its New Detention Pond for Water Runoff NREL Recognized for Its New Detention Pond for Water Runoff
By Heather Lammers, NREL NREL participates in Sustainable Sites Initiative (SITES) pilot, a new certification system for sustainable landscaping.
Green Building's 2013 Focal Points Green Building's 2013 Focal Points
By Lauren Browne, ConnectPress Editor Not only did these products, projects and systems impact 2013, but they are shaping where 2014 is headed.
If This Furniture Could Talk If This Furniture Could Talk
By Lauren Browne, ConnectPress Editor Custom, handmade furniture maker Mark Jupiter catches our eye with his reclaimed wood creations in this month's Innovator of the Month.
Tip Exlpores Integration of MicroStation and Google Maps
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NREL Rebrands Education Efforts
New objectives include preparing future generations of …

AEC Industry Embraces 3D Laser Scanning for As-built Models
Like 3D printing, 3D laser scanning is …

MPD Design Offers Solar Floating Island for Sinking Maldives
Michele Puzzolante of MPD Design is working …

And the Innovator of the Month Goes to...
Bentley Be Inspired Winner Steuernagel Ingenieure earns …

Bentley Offers Drawing Exercise for AccuDraw and AccuSnap
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And the Winner for Point Cloud Innovation Goes To...
Bentley Be Inspired Winner Steuernagel Ingenieure earns …

Adjust the PDF Plot Driver in MicroStation
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Saving Money with Point Cloud to BIM Processes
In one example this process saved Nestle …

Bentley's Mobile Apps Bring Infrastructure Data to the Field
With Bentley's mobile apps, field workers can …