CONSTRUCTION DISRUPTION Reinventing construction with manufacturing techniques

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Design for Manufacturing and Assembly (DfMA) applies processes developed by manufacturing companies to the challenges of construction. COMPASS: What makes CadMakers’ approach to construction unique? We knew it was possible, but we weren’t sure if it’s been done with wood construction.

Construction Excellence through Virtual Construction

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In the past few years, one important component of Dassault Systèmes’ leading construction experiences – Optimized Planning – hasbeen adopted by pioneering construction firms. In AEC, the construction process has always been relatively crude. Digital Construction Planning.

3D printing in construction, architecture and the built-environment

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The use of 3D printing for construction and architecture is a rapidly developing area. Additive manufacturing is used not only in the design stages of construction projects, but is also bringing remarkable full-scale structures to life. This article highlights some of the possibilities that 3D printing brings to the built-environment. These include 3D printed houses, […].

Cazza Construction Technologies Introduces 3D Printing Construction Robots and Sees High Demand

We first heard about California-based technology startup Cazza Construction Technologies last November, when it entered the scene with its ambitious goal of constructing 3D printed smart cities all. View the entire article via our website.

Simulation in Architecture, Engineering, and Construction

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The following article is excerpted from SIMULATION IN ARCHITECTURE, ENGINEERING AND CONSTRUCTION. The following image shows an innovative steel lattice structure, one of the Sun Valley structures constructed for Shanghai Expo 2010.

US Army creates new 3D printing concrete composite for rapid construction of buildings

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Using this composition, the USACE can potentially accelerate construction of buildings for a wider variety of military and civilian operations. Materials apis cor Automated Construction of Expeditionary Structures project Construction Engineering Research Laboratory Dr. Michael Case IAAC Technical University of Munich US Army US Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) WinSun

Commercial Construction Trends: Highs and Lows of 2017

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As we close in on the final days of 2017, it’s time once again for our annual commercial construction blog post reflecting back on the positives – and the negatives – that have impacted our business and the industry as a whole over the last 12 months.

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

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.

AM.NUS' New Construction 3D Printing Programme Starts Out in the Toilet

3D printing has enabled the construction industry to lower costs and ramp up production speeds, along with using better building materials and designs to make improved, eco-friendly structures. View the entire article via our website.

What Possibilities Does the Future Hold for 3D Printed Construction?

3D Printing Business Editorials / Opinions 3d printed buildings 3d printed construction 3d printed houses Apis Cor Apis Cor 3D construction printer building construction construction Editorial ethics high-rise construction labor means of labor means of production mechanization nikita cheniuntai opinion productionThere is no doubt that 3D printing will impact the design and production of buildings, whether residential or commercial.

3D Construction Printer Chosen


We’re advised that a Belgian organization has selected a large scale 3D construction printer from 3D. Read the whole entry. » » event

Estonian Researchers Create 3D Printable Peat Mixture for Cost-Effective Home Construction

By using 3D printing to fabricate structures ranging from hotels and houses to bridges and bus stops, the global construction industry is able to lower costs and increase production speeds, along. 3D Printing 3D Printing Materials 3d print construction 3d print houses 3d print materials 3d printed building materials 3d printed construction material 3d printing in construction composite materials conductive materials construction 3d printing cost saving estonia estonia 3d printing peat

Robotic construction project wins innovation prize for 3D printing building

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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

Benefits of Virtual Design and Construction to Civil Construction Projects

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& 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

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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.”.

Canadian Construction Company 3D Prints Structural Steel Studs to Build Homes

3D printed structures, like houses, office buildings, and bridges, are much more common than they were even a few years ago, and a construction company in Vancouver is introducing new disruptive. View the entire article via our website.

Five Steps to Industrialized Construction

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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.

CATIA 3DEXPERIENCE contributes to two Construction Awards

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The 3DEXPERIENCE platform from Dassault Systemes has played an important role in winning 2 awards in the Construction industry. The design team at Zaha’s were awarded the 2017 innovation in Collaboration Award from the Computing Construction Awards. Industrialized Construction.

[INFOGRAPHIC] Deconstructing Lean Construction

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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.

TUM cracks construction of free-form 3D printed cement

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Army and WinSun have proved, 3D printing is ripe for application in construction. Applications 3D printing construction cement concrete contour crafting Dr. Klaudius Henke Klaudius Henke selective binding Technical University of Munich TUMAs projects from the likes of Apis Cor, the IAAC, the U.S. In theory, in the future a robotic arm/gantry, water, and clay from the ground will be all the ingredients needed to build a house. Eradicating the high cost of labour […].

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

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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.

CyBe Construction 3D prints concrete drone laboratory on-site in Dubai

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Dutch 3D printing company CyBe Construction has completed its role in 3D printing a drone research & development laboratory for the Dubai Electricity and Water. Applications 3D printed building 3D printed laboratory 3D printing building 3d printing concrete construction construction 3D printing Cybe CyBe Construction De Vergaderfabriek DEWA Dubai Dubai Electricity and Water Authority R&Drone Laboratory

3D Printhuset Breaks Through the Hype Around 3D Printed Construction

There’s been a lot of excitement around 3D printed construction lately – particularly around the speed at which houses can be 3D printed. 3D Printing Business 3d printed buildings 3d printed construction 3d printed houses 3D printed skyscrapers 3D Printhuset Be More 3D BOD Building on Demand hype winsunJust a few days ago, Spanish startup Be More 3D. View the entire article via our website.

Aectual receives $1.8 million for sustainable XL 3D Printing in construction

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Aectual, the Dutch design and construction company behind Schiphol Airport’s 3D printed floors, has received a capital injection of $1.8 Business 3D printed floors 3D printing for construction Aectual AKEF architecture Climate Climate & Energy Fund of Amsterdam construction energy Hans Vermeulen Henkel Ramon Brandt recycling Schipol Airport sustainable Sustainable materials XL 3D Printers XL 3D Printing

IAAC Demonstrates On Site Robotics 3D Printing Construction Method in Barcelona

In May, experts from the construction industry met in Barcelona at the 20th annual Barcelona Building Construmat, a conference that promotes innovation in construction. Featured Stories 3d printed construction 3d printed pavilion 3d printing in construction barcelona Barcelona Building Construmat catalonia construction 3d printing drones IAAC Institute for Advanced Architecture of Catalonia Noumena on site construction sustainable

ESA 3D Prints Moondust Bricks for Space Colony Construction

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We will never see bricklayers and construction workers in space suits. Space colonies will be built with 3d printers. Technology description: Bricks have been 3D printed out of simulated moondust using concentrated sunlight.

3D Technology + Construction: A High-Value Partnership

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I would argue that the construction industry is crying out for this innovation to drive efficiency, generate sustainability, improve safety and reduce waste. Construction: a high-value partnership” Related Resources: AEC Industry Solutions from Dassault Systèmes.

Enabling Flow: Knowledge Based Construction

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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.

Group of Russian Machining and 3D Printing Companies Constructs 3D Printed Residential House

Using 3D printing technology in the construction sector has led to bridges, an office building and a laboratory in Dubai, a hotel and tiny houses, and even full-size homes and villages. 3D Design 3D Printers 3D Printing 3D Printing Materials 3D concrete printing 3d model 3d print house 3d printed construction 3d printed house 3d printing a house 3d printing cement 3D printing construction 3d printing houses 3d printing in construction construction 3d printing house 3d printed russia

Offsite Construction and Prefabrication in Civil Engineering

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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.

DIY digitizer with detailed construction guide

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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.

Industrializing Construction: Solutions for Productivity Breakthroughs

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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?”

Top 10 3D printed construction innovations

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3D Printing construction top 10Nobody could have envisaged that one day we could really print a house when 3D printing was in its infancy. But here we are, just.

BetAbram construction 3d printers from Slovenia

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Slovenia is our little neighboring country to the west and they have several 3d printing projects like: KORUZA laser wifi , PrintGreen and TroubleMaker 3d printer.

Challenges Driving the Industrialization of Construction

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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.”

Concrete 3D printer: the new challenge of the construction business


Construction 3D printing is a real challenge, but 3D pr […]. The post Concrete 3D printer: the new challenge of the construction business appeared first on 3D Printing Blog: Tutorials, News, Trends and Resources | Sculpteo.

Contour Crafting Prepares for Series Production of Robotic Construction 3D Printers

3D Printers 3D Printing Business 3d printed construction 3d printed construction equipment 3d printing partnerships Behrokh Khoshnevis construction construction 3d printing Contour Crafting Doka Ventures industry partnershipsAccording to scientific forecasts, there will be 11 billion people living on Earth by the year 2100. That’s a big population boom in a relatively short period of time, and one of the concerns. View the entire article via our website.

Immensa Technology Labs files patent for 3D printed construction in Dubai

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3DP Applications architecture Consolidated Contractors Company construction Dubai Dubai 3D Printing Strategy Edem Dugenboo Fahmi Al-Shawwa Immensa Immensa Technology Labs UAEImmensa Technology Labs, a company dedicated to the advancement of 3D printing throughout the United Arab Emirates (UAE), has filed a patent for an additive manufacturing method that makes patterns for molding building materials, such as concrete.

Highcon Shape, construction with paper

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Paper and cardboard are wondrous substances and now we are finding new ways to use the materials in fashion, art and even construction thanks to. 3D Platforms 3D Printers 3D Printing Art & Sculpture Uncategorized drupa paper

Rusnano Sistema Sicar Invests In Apis Cor's 3D Printing Construction Technology

By now, there are several companies working in the field of 3D printed construction, offering giant 3D printers capable of laying down foundations and walls faster than human hands can manage. 3D Printing Business 3d printed construction 3d printing investments Apis Cor Apis Cor 3D construction printer construction construction 3d printing RUSNANO Rusnano Sistema Sicar Sistema