Five Steps to Industrialized Construction

3D Perspectives

This post is an excerpt from the paper, “ Industrialization of the Construction Industry ,” by Dr. Perry Daneshgari and Dr. Heather Moore of MCA Inc. In today’s construction environment the value transferred to the customer for every dollar spent is only around 46 cents.

[INFOGRAPHIC] Deconstructing Lean Construction

3D Perspectives

The adoption of Lean construction by the AEC industry, and Lean drivers, benefits, and challenges are illustrated in this Dassault Systèmes infographic. Given the biggest challenge to implementing Lean construction is a lack of awareness, please share this infographic with your network: Click to Tweet: “[INFOGRAPHIC]. Lean Construction Industry Solution Experience. Lean Construction SmartMarket Report.

Trending Sources

Benefits of Virtual Design and Construction to Civil Construction Projects

3D Perspectives

& Construction to #Civil Projects. The ability to visualize the built environment is critical to the design and construction of civil construction projects. More construction project sites now use virtual design and construction simulation.

Spotlight on CadMakers Virtual Construction

3D Perspectives

CadMakers Virtual Construction understands that the construction of a building is a small percent of the total cost of ownership, compared to maintenance of the structure. That enables us to identify and resolve problems in advance of live construction.”.

Robotic construction project wins innovation prize for 3D printing building

3D Printing Industry

Swiss researchers working at the "Swiss MIT" have created a new technique for concrete construction using robotics and metal mesh. Design 3d construction Concrete construction concrete formwork concrete printing concrete reinforcement construction ETH Gramazio Kohler Mesh Mould Metal metal mesh National Centre of Competence in Research NCCR Digital Fabrication Norman Hack

AECOM forms agreement with WinSun to use 3D printing in construction

3D Printing Industry

Design 3D printing construction AECOM AECOM 3D printing concrete 3D printing construction Suzhou WinSun Winsun AECOMAmerican engineering company, AECOM (NYSE:ACM) has announced it has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Chinese 3D printing company WinSun, otherwise known as Yingchuang.

Enabling Flow: Knowledge Based Construction

3D Perspectives

This post is an excerpt of the white paper “Lean Construction ‐ Advanced Project Delivery for the AEC Industry” from Dassault Systèmes’ Value Solution Business Partner CornerCube. Knowledge Flow-Based Construction. Related resources: Lean Construction Industry Solution Experience.

Industrializing Construction: Solutions for Productivity Breakthroughs

3D Perspectives

This post is an excerpt from the paper, “ Industrialization of the Construction Industry ,” by Dr. Perry Daneshgari and Dr. Heather Moore of MCA Inc. Construction Industry” identified solutions for breakthrough improvement of productivity. Productivity Improvements in #Construction?”

DIY digitizer with detailed construction guide

DIY 3D Printing

Nikolaj Møbius from Fablab RUC developed a simple and cheap DIY digitizer 3d scanner that can record points in a physical space and convert them into a 2D vector drawing for laser cutting or 3D printing. It is made with three rotary encoders and gets a points measures controlled by Arduino.

The Underestimated Role of Simulation in Architecture, Engineering and Construction

3D Perspectives

Contact interactions, impact loading, construction and demolition sequences, retrofitting scenarios and options, and responses to seismic excitation can be evaluated. Collaborative, Industrialized Construction – Industry Solution Experiences from Dassault Systèmes.

Offsite Construction and Prefabrication in Civil Engineering

3D Perspectives

Click to Tweet: “Offsite Construction & Prefabrication in. CivilEngineering | @3DSAEC @Dassault3DS” Prefabrication is the designing and manufacturing of assemblies under factory conditions, then transporting them to—and assembling them on—a construction site.

The Case for Industrialization of the Construction Industry

3D Perspectives

This post is an excerpt from the paper, “ Industrialization of the Construction Industry, ” by Dr. Perry Daneshgari and Dr. Heather Moore of MCA Inc. Currently no known association is leading this mission in the construction industry. Download Lean Construction Solution Brief.

3D printing construction company Apis Cor prints 37 m2 house near Moscow, plans global expansion

3ders

Apis Cor, an additive manufacturing construction company based in San Francisco and the Russian cities of Moscow and Irkutsk, has used its own construction 3D printer to build a 3D printed house in Stupino, near Moscow. Construction of the 37-square-meter building took less than a day.

Watch the “Optimized Construction” Industry Solution Experience in Action [VIDEO]

3D Perspectives

NOW AVAILABLE: a demonstration video of Optimized Construction from Dassault Systèmes. In this webinar, you will observe interactions between a general contractor and a subcontractor, facilitated by Optimized Construction on the 3DEXPERIENCE platform.

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

3D Perspectives

for Construction Productivity” Research indicates that construction is one of the only industries where efficiency and productivity has actually fallen over the past 50 to 60 years. Optimized Construction Industry Solution Experience. Lean Construction SmartMarket Report.

3D printing construction & architecture : building the home of the future

Sculpteo

The post 3D printing construction & architecture : building the home of the future appeared first on Sculpteo Blog - 3D Printing News and Trends. & More 3D Printing Stories architecture building constructionIn this first episode of our How 3D Printing will Revol […].

Concrete 3D Printer Breaks Down Walls of Traditional Construction

3D Printing Industry

More recently, however, there are an increasing number of firms working to construct structural objects from traditional building materials. … The original post Concrete 3D Printer Breaks Down Walls of Traditional Construction appeared first on 3D Printing Industry.

3D Printable Construction Kits Let You Construct Buildings of Any Size, Including Life-sized House Models

3DPrint.com

Over the past few months, we have done numerous stories on 3D printable construction sets. 3D Design 3D Printing 3d printable construction kits 3d printed house models 3d printed houses architectural design construction kit legos Printable Architecture Kits Teinye Horsfall thingiverse Some these have included custom shaped blocks that are compatible with traditional Lego sets, while others have been completely... View the entire article via our website.

How to Eliminate Waste and Increase Profits with “Optimized Construction”

3D Perspectives

The Power of the 3DEXPERIENCE platform — that puts everyone on the same platform, giving people the ability to talk, discuss, chat, and collaborate on a project together; Click to Tweet: [VIDEO] Preview “Optimized Construction” an #AEC Industry Solution Experience from @Dassault3DS.

Dubai and Cazza Construction Technologies Announce Plans to Build World's First 3D Printed Skyscraper

3DPrint.com

Featured Stories 3d printed building 3d printed buildings 3d printed construction 3D printed skyscrapers Cazza Construction Technologies construction dubai dubai 3d printing Dubai 3D Printing StrategyIs it any surprise anymore when Dubai announces plans to 3D print something new? Yes and no, I’d say – we’ve grown used to frequent announcements from the city-state about plans for. View the entire article via our website.

Optimized Planning: Analyze and verify your construction sequence before breaking ground

3D Perspectives

The Optimized Planning Industry Process Experience is for construction planners, project managers, and safety engineers to collaborate on a digital model that is true to the reality of the construction process. to validate your #construction plan, reduce risk.

French 3D printing startup XtreeE partners with VINCI Construction to advance 3D printed construction

3ders

French large-scale 3D printing company XtreeE, which is gaining traction with its innovative concrete 3D printing technology, has announced that it has entered into an agreement with French construction company VINCI.

Arup Shows Off Cutting Edge of 3D Printing Construction

3DPrint.com

3D Design 3D Printing Business 3d metal printing 3d print construction 3d printed architectural elements 3d printing in metal arup construction eos WithinLabBack in1946, the philosopher and engineer Ove Arup opened a consulting engineering practice in London, and Arup became well-known for his firm’s collaborations with the leading and avant-garde architects of the day. In 1976,... View the entire article via our website.

EOS 47

XtreeE and VINCI Construction Partner to Advance 3D Printing in the Construction Industry

3DPrint.com

French construction firm VINCI Construction has a portfolio of projects that are striking, sturdy and sustainable, ranging from climate-controlled stadiums to bridges designed to withstand cyclones. View the entire article via our website.

Challenges Driving the Industrialization of Construction

3D Perspectives

This post is an excerpt from the paper, “ Industrialization of the Construction Industry ,” by Dr. Perry Daneshgari and Dr. Heather Moore of MCA Inc. Click to tweet: “Construction is fragmented: only 2% have 100+ workers while 80% have 10 or fewer.”

Chinese farmer builds his own construction 3D printer to make greenhouses

3ders

While many companies around the globe are doing their best to push forward and advance construction 3D printing, a fruit farmer from China has taken it upon himself to create his very own construction 3D printer, which—as it turns out—actually works quite well.

Architecture, Engineering & Construction: Customized Efficiency

3D Perspectives

They provide a collaboration-based project backbone that enables centralized project management, which helps us to expand our online creation and collaboration capabilities as well as to foster lean construction methods. Collaborative and Industrialized Construction.

Europe Looks to Take the Lead in 3D Printed Construction Disruption

3DPrint.com

3D Printing Business Science & Technology 3D printed bridge 3d printed building 3d printed buildings 3d printed construction 3D Printhuset 3d printing conference 3d printing in construction architecture conference construction copenhagen d-shape enrico dini europe Larsen & Partners scandanavia ShamballaIt’s hard to find a topic these days that lies outside of the conversation surrounding 3D printing.

Concrete 3D printing startup Cazza Construction to create 3D printed buildings in Dubai

3ders

Architectural 3D printing startup Cazza Construction is working with the Dubai Government to implement concrete 3D printing systems in the UAE city.

Spotlight on MEMKO: Pushing Collaboration Across the Project Life Cycle to Revolutionize Design and Construction

3D Perspectives

MEMKO provides technology solutions, engineering and training for a variety of industries, including aerospace, defence, architecture, engineering and construction (AEC) and others. on the #construction site. Optimized Construction.

PVC Pipe Construction Gets Boost with 3D Printed Corner Connectors

3DPrint.com

PVC might not be the construction material of choice for the next Hollywood luxury hotspot, but it’s great for those looking to create an aesthetic, ranging anywhere from industrial chic to low-rent college student-style. 3D Printing corner connector PVC construction PVD thingiverse Tinkercad

Our Top 26 3D printed housing and construction projects

3ders

Over the past few years it has become increasingly evident that 3D printing technologies will have a big impact on not only the aerospace, medical, and consumer industries, but could also be at the forefront of a revolution within the field of construction.

Branch Technology is 3D Printing the Future of Construction One Wall at a Time

3D Printing Industry

“Did you know,” Platt Boyd asks me, “that the way we construct buildings hasn’t really changed for 10,000 years? … The original post Branch Technology is 3D Printing the Future of Construction One Wall at a Time appeared first on 3D Printing Industry.

Compact Apis Cor 3D Printer Constructs Buildings in One Day

3DPrint.com

3D Printers 3D Printing 3d house printer 3d print houses 3d printed buildings 3d printed construction 3d printed homes Apis Cor Nikita Chen-yun-tai russiaAt first glimpse, the world of 3D printing does seem magical, as do the projections for the future. This includes every level, from manufacturing to the desktop. It would seem that one day, View the entire article via our website.

Spotlight on Lionel Lambourn of Syntegrate: Looking Beyond BIM to Improve Construction Efficiencies

3D Perspectives

It was that firsthand exposure to the ways that technology can boost efficiency in the construction process that led Lambourn to launch Syntegrate. As Lambourn quite simply explains, construction is a highly integrated discipline. Admiralty Station, Hong Kong.

Cazza Construction Technologies is Ready to Populate the World With 3D Printed Smart Cities

3DPrint.com

3D Design 3D Printers 3D Printing 3d printed cities 3d printed concrete 3d printed construction 3d printed houses Cazza Construction TechnologiesIt won’t be long before the cities of the world begin to look very differently than we know them now. 3D printed houses and other buildings have gone from a distant fantasy to a reality. View the entire article via our website.

Lean Construction Saves Costs, Improves Bottom Line

3D Perspectives

Source: Lean Construction SmartMarket Report , 2013. Excerpt courtesy of McGraw Hill Construction. Learn more about the Lean Construction 3D EXPERIENCE® Solution from Dassault Systemes. Architecture, Engineering & Construction AEC Lean Construction