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.

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Saudi Arabian Construction Company Purchases BOD2 Large-Scale Construction 3D Printer

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This past fall, Denmark’s 3D Printhuset, which specializes in 3D printed construction without all of the noisy hype, created a new company focused solely on its 3D printing construction activities. 3D printed construction 3D Printers 3D Printing Business Construction 3D printing 3d print buildings BOD2 COBOD construction 3d printing Saudi Arabia

Is Additive Manufacturing the future of construction?

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The construction industry is the world´s largest employer, but it has been losing profitability for over three decades. Enter a team of digital enthusiasts who believe it is time to free the construction industry from past constraints.

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

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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.

Nanyang Technological University: 3D Printing High-Volume Ash Mixtures for Construction

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In the recently published ‘3D printing of high-volume fly ash mixtures for digital concrete construction,’ Nanyang Technological University thesis student Biranchi Panda explores how fly ash based. 3D Printing Featured Stories 3D printing construction fly ash based geopolymers Nanyang Technological University

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.

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.

Vertico constructs optimized footbridge using 3D concrete printing

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The firm minimized the materials used in the construction of the bridge by 60 percent through its concrete 3D printing process. Construction EVA M-1 University of Ghent Vertico Volker RuitingaVertico, a Netherlands-based 3D concrete printing specialist, has collaborated with the University of Ghent to 3D print an optimized and material efficient footbridge. Despite using less material, 3D printing helped to create optimized structures […].

Witteveen+Bos Complete Development of Southeast Asia’s Largest 3D Printer for Construction

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Netherlands-based Witteveen+Bos just completed development of Southeast Asia’s largest 3D printer for the construction industry. 3D Printers 3D Printing Featured Stories construction 3d printing Nanyang Technological University PEAK Forum Robin Village Development Pte. The Housing and Development Board (HDB) in Singapore made the. View the entire article via our website.

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COBOD 3D printer ordered for construction in Saudi Arabia

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Danish 3D printing construction company COBOD International has sold a BOD2 to Saudi Arabian construction company Elite for Construction & Development Co. The BOD2, reportedly the biggest construction 3D printer in the world, will be delivered to Elite by the end of May, 2019. Construction BOD2 COBOD Elite Elite for Construction & Development Co.

COBOD supplies Technical University of Denmark with construction 3D printer

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The Technical University of Denmark (DTU) has purchased a BOD2 concrete 3D printer from COBOD International to research and develop new manufacturing processes for the construction industry.

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.

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

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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.

3D Printing in Construction: French Startup XtreeE Announces New Facility in Dubai

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French startup XtreeE, continues to be a presence in the construction industry with the introduction of 3D printing on the large scale, and now a new production unit in Dubai, The post 3D. 3D Printing Concreative concrete 3d printing construction 3d printing XtreeEView the entire article via our website.

CyBe Construction to build 3D printed houses in UAE

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Dutch concrete 3D printing company CyBe Construction has been selected as a technology provider for the building of houses in the United Arab Emirates (UAE). Construction 3d printed houses CyBe Construction Hussain Al Mahmoudi mobile concrete 3D printer Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum SRTI Park UAE

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The 3DCONS Project Researching the Use of 3D Printing in Various Construction Applications

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These days, 3D printing is frequently used in construction, and we’ve just learned of a new project that has a goal of further introducing the technology into the industry, specifically in both. 3D Printing 3d printed construction 3D printed facade 3d printing in construction 3d printing restoration 3DCONS BIM construction 3d printing construction robot rehabilitation robotic construction

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.”

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?”

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.

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.”.

Shanghai Mechanized Construction and Polymaker 3D print a pedestrian bridge

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Shanghai Mechanized Construction Group Co (SMCC), a Chinese construction company, and Polymaker, a 3D printing filament manufacturer, have partnered to 3D print a pedestrian bridge in Shanghai. Construction Polymaker Shanghai Mechanized ConstructionThe bridge will be installed in the Taopu Smart City, Putuo District. The Taopu Smart City was designed by a German architectural firm, HPP Architekten, and covers 4.2 square […].

Save assembly construction time with SOLIDWORKS SmartMates!

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The post Save assembly construction time with SOLIDWORKS SmartMates! Assembling components in SOLIDWORKS? There are multiple ways to mate components together. Some methods are faster, while other methods are slower but more intelligent (such as the Mate manager).

Lehigh University: Thesis Improves 3D Printing for Construction with Binder Jet Processes

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3D Printing Construction 3D printing 3d printing research cement 3D printing construction 3d printing CSA cement lehigh universityIn ‘Material Characteristics of Binder Jet 3D Printed Hydrated CSA Cement and Fine Aggregates,’ structural engineering thesis student Joseph Ingaglio (Lehigh University in Bethlehem, PA) explores the. View the entire article via our website.

NYU Tandon plans fleet of mobile 3D printers for construction and repair

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Robotics experts at the New York University (NYU) Tandon School of Engineering are designing a collective of robots equipped with 3D printers for autonomous and mobile construction. Construction Center for Urban Science and Progress Chen Feng CUSP Ludovic Righetti Maurizio Porfiri National Science Foundation New York University New York University Tandon School of Engineering NSF NYU NYU Tandon School of Engineering Tandon School of Engineering Weihua Jin

How Economically Viable is 3D Printing Concrete For Construction?

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3D printed concrete construction is becoming a practice that is being taken more seriously than ever before, as bridges, houses and other structures are being printed and shown to be effective. 3D Design 3D Printing 3d printed concrete 3d printed construction concrete 3d printing construction 3d printing

3D Printed Construction Mesh Structures

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The second research phase at the National Competence Centre in Research (NCCR) Digital Fabrication focuses on the translation of the structurally weak polymer-based extrusion process into a fully load-bearing construction system.

S-Squared 3D Printers debuts large Autonomous Robotic Construction System

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S-Squared 3D Printers (SQ3D), a 3D printer manufacturing and service company based in New York, has introduced its patent-pending Autonomous Robotic Construction System (ARCS). Capable of constructing homes, roads, bridges, and commercial buildings, the specialized ARCS 3D printer is said to outperform traditional construction by reducing both time and cost up to 70%. Construction ARCS Autonomous Robotic Construction System S-Squared 3D Printers

3D Printing in Construction: ICON Seed Funding Yields $9 Million

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3D Printers 3D Printing 3d printed construction 3d printed houses ICON New Story3D printing continues to grow around the world, not just in popularity with makers in the mainstream, but also in a wide range of different important industries. The technology of 3D printing is. View the entire article via our website.

Increasing Efficiency by Adopting Lean Construction Practices

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McGraw Hill Construction, the Lean Construction Institute, and Dassault Systèmes teamed up to produce an in-depth report on Lean Construction. Download the full Lean Construction SmartMarket Report, with our compliments. Lean Construction Institute.

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.

Architecture, Engineering & Construction: Customized Efficiency

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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.

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.

3D printing in the construction industry Part 1: the benefits

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The post 3D printing in the construction industry Part 1: the benefits appeared first on 3D Printing Blog: Tutorials, News, Trends and Resources | Sculpteo Additive Manufacturing is revolutionizing many i […].

Spanish consortium 3DCONS develops 3D printing systems for construction research

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3DCONS, a Spanish construction consortium, has completed a collaborative 3D printing research and development project aimed at developing innovative 3D printing systems and materials for construction. The consortium, led by Spanish construction company VIAS Y CONSTRUCCIONES, has been working on the project for over three years, and presented the results of the project at the […].

3D Printhuset Introduces the BOD2 Construction 3D Printer

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One of the leaders of the 3D printed construction movement has been 3D Printhuset. 3D Printers 3D Printing 3d printed construction 3D Printhuset BOD2 construction 3d printing Kamp CLate last year, the Danish company completed 3D printing on the Building on Demand, or BOD, the first 3D printed. View the entire article via our website.