Reimagining Manufacturing and Architecture

3D Perspectives

Technical tools continue to blow away the restrictions that have hindered architecture in the past. You can see the convergence not only on the different technologies but also the processes itself.”. This is where we’re heading,” Cerone said of these processes.

Remodeling the Architectural Design Process

3D Perspectives

“Generally, in architecture, there are many workflow inefficiencies, in the way disciplines, owners and trades interact with one another. Concept and deliverables are of course unique to every project, but preserving the process in templates is invaluable for efficiency.”.

Top 3 Issues Facing Architecture

3D Perspectives

Recently, we issued a survey asking architects, engineers, artists, and contractors to describe some of their pain points regarding collaborative construction processes today. Tweet: Top 3 Issues Facing #Architecture: @azahner Survey | @3DSAEC. Guest post by A.

Simulation in Architecture, Engineering, and Construction

3D Perspectives

The following article is excerpted from SIMULATION IN ARCHITECTURE, ENGINEERING AND CONSTRUCTION. Image courtesy: Shanghai Xian Dai Architectural Design Group. How can we include product, nature and life in the design processes for civil structures?

Pioneer New Paths In Architectural Design

3D Perspectives

Hospitals and laboratories, for example, demand extraordinarily high levels of coordination between architectural design and MEP engineering teams to balance a multitude of air, water, and technology systems. New digital solutions are expanding the limits of what is possible in architecture.

Architecture, Engineering & Construction: Customized Efficiency

3D Perspectives

The Permasteelisa Group , based in Italy, is a leading worldwide contractor in the engineering, manufacture and installation of architectural envelopes and interior systems. It’s a continually improving process. How are you looking to advance your processes?

Simulation Helps Save the World’s Architectural Heritage

3D Perspectives

Architectural Heritage | @Uni_hassan1 @3DS_SIMULIA. Dr. Fassi is also very focused on the wealth of architectural and archaeological sites in the surrounding area, and has become a strong advocate of preserving them. by Kristina Hines. Click to Tweet: Simulation Helps Save the World’s.

The Underestimated Role of Simulation in Architecture, Engineering and Construction

3D Perspectives

How can we include nature and life – and by life we mean human life – in the design process of an architectural structure? & human life in the #architectural #design process. Architecture, Engineering & Construction AEC architecture simulation

Can SOLIDWORKS be used for Architectural Design?

Javelin Tech Tips

Can SOLIDWORKS handle Architectural Design? Yes, SOLIDWORKS has tools that can be applied to an architectural design process, and will give you more control over your architectural model: 2D-3D conversion. The post Can SOLIDWORKS be used for Architectural Design?

It’s Time to Provide More Than Design Intent for Architectural Projects

3D Perspectives

Today’s complex buildings should no longer rely on fragmented communication through 2D drawings or pdfs, said Robert Beson of AR-MA (Architectural Research – Material Applications Pty Ltd.), Adapting to New Processes. Design Intent for Architectural Projects” Related Resources.

What can efficient product architecture help you achieve?

3D Perspectives

However, developing smarter, more agile machines increases project complexity, and managing a higher number of product components interacting with one other requires an efficient process shared by all stakeholders. Industrial Equipment product architecture Requirements management

Harnessing the Power of Cloud-Based Collaboration on an Architecture Project

3D Perspectives

of the Cloud in #Architecture. For an architectural firm like New York-based SHoP Architects, expressing innovation means harnessing the power of diverse expertise in the design of buildings and environments to improve the quality of public life. of the Cloud in #Architecture.

SOLIDWORKS Electrical IT Architecture

Javelin Tech Tips

Keeping all the experts in mind, I’ve shared my experience with the SOLIDWORKS Electrical IT Architecture. The application production environment gets a little complicated when attempting to merge with existing IT architecture and processes.

SoldWorks Electrical: IT Architecture

Javelin Tech Tips

Keeping all the experts in mind, I’ve shared my Electrical experience with the architecture. The application production environment gets a little complicated when attempting to merge with existing IT architecture and processes.

How an Industrial Mindset Helps SHoP Speed Its Design Process

3D Perspectives

Since moving its design process to the 3DExperience platform, New York-based architecture firm SHoP has adopted an “industrial” attitude toward buildings. Click to Tweet: “Every building is different but our processes. An evolving process.

How 3D Printing is Changing Architecture: Learning from the Sagrada Familia Team in Barcelona


Because of the complex nature of Gaudí’s design, this was a time-consuming and expensive process. If you wanted to get started in 3D printing architecture scale models but don’t know where exactly to begin, we recommend that you check out our beginner friendly step-by-step tutorial.

Mixed-Reality improve Design and Collaboration Process

3D Printing Industry

Trimble (NASDAQ: TRMB) and Gensler, a leading global architecture and design firm, announced today that they are collaborating to explore the intersection of human interfaces, Design 10 tips for 3D designers architecture Mixed Reality TRIMBLE

MX3D Metal 3D Printed Bridge on Display in Eindhoven During Dutch Design Week

Incorporating machine learning and AI into the build process the company. 3D Printed Architecture Featured Stories 3d architectural design 3d architectural material 3d print robotics 3d printer robotic arm metal printed metal printing MX3DMX3D has been working for a number of years on a metal printing technology specifically for bridges and large metal items. View the entire article via our website.

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How to eliminate 3D printing post processing steps

Leslie's Blog

Post processing steps, such as painting, polishing, assembly and others, have been a sticking point for many engineers that use 3D printing. Despite recent 3D printer introductions, this part of the prototyping process is still time intensive and the supplies expensive.

Focusing on Process Over Product: A New Approach to Construction Productivity

3D Perspectives

This blog is adapted from an AIA presentation on Technology and Practice presented in partnership with the UNC Charlotte College of Architecture in October 2016. Click to Tweet: “Focusing on Process Over Product. New Processes to Support the Three Waves.

How BIM Will Impact the Civil Design Process

3D Perspectives

CivilDesign Process | @3DSAEC @Dassault3DS” BIM: A Game Changer for Civil Design. Adopting BIM technologies into the civil design process will enable stakeholders to instantly collaborate with each other on an integrated design platform.

Collaborative, Efficient Design Processes with “Civil Design for Fabrication”

3D Perspectives

One key reason for inefficiency in architecture, engineering, and construction (AEC) infrastructure projects is fragmentation. Processes with “Civil Design for Fabrication” [VIDEO]. Processes with “Civil Design for Fabrication” Related Resources.

Watch the “Civil Design” Industry Process Experience at Work

3D Perspectives

ISE in action [Webinar]” The process begins by either leveraging the included Civil Engineering Catalogues (i.e. Industry Process Experience from Dassault Systèmes. Architecture, Engineering & Construction AEC Civil Design Civil Infrastructure simulation

Are your Manufacturing Processes at Maximum Efficiency?

3D Perspectives

Do you have traceability throughout the product’s development process from start to finish? If you’ve answered YES to all these questions, your manufacturing process is perfect and you have nothing to do here! There are lots of solutions to improve and optimize this ETO process.

How Traditional AEC Processes and BIM Level 2 Reinforce Silos

3D Perspectives

The following is an excerpt from End-To-End Collaboration Enabled by BIM Level 3 : An Architecture, Engineering & Construction Industry Solution Based on Manufacturing Best Practices. Processes and #BIM Level 2 Reinforce Silos” Siloed Collaboration with BIM Level 2. The inherent handoffs and rework processes prevent integration among the teams and lock value within silos: Traditional Design, Construction, and Operations Process. No Process Simulation.

University of Texas at El Paso: 3D Printed Electrodes Show Promise Via DLP Processes

In ‘3D Architecture Electrodes for Energy Storage Applications,’ Seong hyeon Park explores the demand for harnessing and keeping energy, and especially on the micro-scale. Although micro-scale. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing 3D printed electrodes 3D printed energy storage

Challenges in the Civil Design Process: A Global Perspective

3D Perspectives

Process: A Global Perspective | @Dassault3DS” GLOBAL TRENDS. China’s strategy in developing civil design and construction practices is to use Building Information Modeling (BIM) to fuel the industrialization process. . CHALLENGES IN THE CIVIL DESIGN PROCESS.

3D Printed Architectural Structure Demonstrates New Approach


3D Systems teamed with a team from UC Berkeley to 3D print an intricate architectural structure, perhaps the largest cement structure ever 3D printed. The UC Berkeley team was led by Associate Professor of Architecture, Ronald Rael.

TECLA: WASP and MCA develop 3D printed homes for sustainable living

3D Printing Industry

Italian 3D printer manufacturer WASP is collaborating with Mario Cucinella Architects (MCA), an architectural firm based in Bologna. Named TECLA, the housing model is based on a circular manufacturing process utilizing reusable, recyclable materials taken from the local terrain. Construction Architectural Association School of Architecture Crane WASP Mario Cucinella Mario Cucinella Architects Massimo Moretti MC A MCA School of Sustainability TECLA wasp

Architectural Design Principles Can Be Applied to Jewelry with 3D Printing

Stratasys Blog for a 3D World

I wanted to design a range of jewelry that could be avant-garde yet wearable, and approached it from my architectural heritage of spatial and line-based geometries to form a bold but soft spectacle for the body,” Wu said.

AEC Industry Trends: Driving Toward Connection, Digitization, Transformation

3D Perspectives

The following 4 examples illustrate how practitioners are unlocking data, using that data to run and refine their processes, and leading the way to the next level of industry transformation. CTCE models the process, not the product.

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TWI and Additive Manufacturing and Architecture : Time Compression

3D Rapid Pro

Additive Manufacturing and Architecture Posted on: 9/16/2011 Model making has always been an important part of architectural visualization. Heres his assessment of the tech for architecture. Its taking this age-old craft and turning it into a digital process.

Watch the “Optimized Planning” Industry Process Experience at work for AEC Project Managers and Construction Planners [VIDEO]

3D Perspectives

Optimized Planning Industry Process Experience. Architecture, Engineering & Construction AEC Collaboration construction Industrialized Construction optimized construction simulation video virtual simulation

Design for Manufacture & Assembly (DfMA): Manufacturing Process to Improve Building Delivery

3D Perspectives

Click to Tweet: #DfMA: Manufacturing Process to Improve. It has as its goal the efficient production of a high-quality, cost-effective facility that, despite its mass production of certain processes, still provides the variety the client desires.

3D Printing News Briefs: May 5, 2017

In this week’s second helping of 3D Printing News Briefs, we’re talking about challenges and awards, 3D printer distribution, and a little business. Airwolf 3D is sponsoring the fourth. View the entire article via our website.

Coding for 3D Part 4: Rhino, Grasshopper and Weaverbird Setup

This is a brief introduction to the build environment we will be employing within the creation of objects for our parametric design process. 3D Design 3D Printing 3D Software Science & Technology 3d modelling architecture coding designer grasshopper parametric design product creation Rhino weaverbirdThe post Coding for 3D Part 4: Rhino, Grasshopper and. View the entire article via our website.

Spotlight on PHI Cubed: Guiding the AEC Industry Toward Greater Levels of Integration

3D Perspectives

The former architect and current building information consultant teaches a course on the Dassault Systèmes 3DEXPERIENCE platform at the University of Miami School of Architecture with the goal of increasing collaboration in all areas of the industry.

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Top 4 Benefits of 3D Printing Models for Architects


When 3D printing architectural models, you combine the precision of virtual 3D modeling with the tangibility of a physical object. Your clients can visualize your architectural designs better. Reduce the time spent on creating architectural scale models. Architecture

Kengo Kuma Associates’s AEC Hackathon Experience

3D Perspectives

The firm’s distinctive style gives the impression of an organic structure, while the process to generate such intricate designs is purely digital. Tweet: kengo kuma specializes natural materials while the process to generate #AEC #designs is digital#3DEXPERIENCE @3DSAEC [link].

How Tellart Uses 3D Printing in Its Design Process

Shapeways Blog

We spoke with Tellart’s head of strategy, Andrew Haarsager, about how 3D printing has found its way to the studio’s design process as well as the things it makes. So, our design process revolves creating the best experience using a wide array of tools.

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Numerous World Premieres at Formnext 2019: Industrial System Solutions and Innovations Along the Entire Process Chain

Additive Manufacturing

With representatives from the architecture, automobile, mechanical engineering, medical technology and sportswear industries, Formnext 2019 showcases an unparalleled variety of industrial applications for additive manufacturing.

Building unique structures with the 3DEXPERIENCE platform on the cloud

3D Perspectives

Minnesota-based architectural surfaces manufacturer MG McGrath chose to digitally transform their design and fabrication process to meet these architectural challenges. Architecture, Engineering & Construction 3D design 3DEXPERIENCE architecture BIM construction

How can I be more efficient with my Structure Design & Validation Process?

The Solidworks Blog

After attending this session, I had a clear understanding that the SOLIDWORKS workflow can improve structure design and validation processes by leaps and bounds. Below, are the workflow process used in the workshop.