Virtual Singapore: A Platform to Solve Emerging and Complex Challenges

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The National Research Foundation (NRF), Prime Minister’s Office, Singapore, and Dassault Systèmes have announced a cooperation to develop Virtual Singapore, a realistic and integrated 3D model with semantics and attributes in the virtual space.

Virtual Singapore and the Economy of the Digital Twin

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As the Internet of Things enables new levels of interconnectivity, a digital twin city is helping Singapore plan for a sustainable future. The model is based on sources including authorised data from different state departments. Author: Ingeborg Rocker.

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The Underestimated Role of Simulation in Architecture, Engineering and Construction

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Role of Simulation in #AEC. Click to Tweet: Simulation helps us consider nature. & As an example, a digital representation of the nation-city of Singapore is now being constructed and once completed can be used for planning purposes and to study “what-if” scenarios.

Designing and Building the Solar-Powered Car of the Future

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Students from Singapore Polytechnic finished in ninth place in the 2017 World Solar Challenge in a solar-powered car designed and built using SOLIDWORKS. offers complete 3D software tools that let you create, simulate, publish, and manage your data.

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Designing and Building the Solar-Powered Car of the Future

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Students from Singapore Polytechnic finished in ninth place in the 2017 World Solar Challenge in a solar-powered car designed and built using SOLIDWORKS. offers complete 3D software tools that let you create, simulate, publish, and manage your data.

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Virtual Cities: Let’s Rethink the Way We Live

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Singapore is a pioneer in creating a comprehensive virtual model of itself: a virtual city. Architecture, Engineering & Construction 3DEXPERIENCE Forum cities Virtual SingaporeAs a city evolves, how do you ensure you make the right decisions and meet the needs of the people?

Reimagining Urban Planning with 3DEXPERIENCity: New urban morphologies for connected work- and lifestyles

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Rocker is responsible for developing a vision and strategy for modeling and simulating our planet with a particular focus on urban settlements. 3DEXPERIENCity, Wind Simulation for Singapore City, Singapore. Traditional models of urbanism are challenged today by the growing and increasingly diversified population in cities. Urban planners will find they need a new planning model that takes into consideration the needs of hyper-dense cities.

World Cities Summit 2018:  creating future-ready cities

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In just a few days, over 20,000 people are expected to hit the floor at the World Cities Summit (WCS) in Singapore , a city renowned for its innovative urban planning. Take a city like Singapore.

AEC Industry Trends: Driving Toward Connection, Digitization, Transformation

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Model of the Botswana Innovation Hub. CTCE models the process, not the product. The same model is then used for work instruction. The CTCE team realizes they aren’t modeling just an end product, but a process for the entire project. Virtual Singapore.

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How Digital Twin Tech Is Helping Drive Industry

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Digital twin technology centers on highly detailed models of complex real-world objects recreated in virtual 3D environments. Digital twins provide highly accurate simulations that can be studied, adjusted and reconfigured with ease. By Cameron Wilson and Jason Compton.

Earth Day 2019

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True to our spirit of harmonizing product, nature and life, Dassault Systèmes is right in the middle of this, helping support innovation with modeling and simulation solutions. We’re celebrating Earth Day …and there’s no turning back! Back in 1970, a U.S. Senator, a U.S.

Investing a Desirable Future for Cities

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The research teams at Dassault Systèmes use biomimicry as an innovation process to develop new approaches to urban planning through two problem-solving models: Physarum and Swarms. The second model, Swarms, is a socio-economic system for distributing agents in cities.

BIM and Façade Design: Technological Implications [Whitepaper]

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With the continuous progress of building industry technologies and people’s constant pursuit of sustainable buildings, Building Information Modeling ( BIM ) has been a new subject heatedly discussed and explored in the building industry. SKY SOHU Project BIM models.

SOLIDWORKS World 2017 Day One Recap: Experience the New, the Next, and the Never Before

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Topology optimization is a technology that creates a close connection between simulation and geometry generation. When you design for the platform business model, you enable your company to build long-term and impactful customer relationships.

Redefining How AEC Can Apply BIM for Digital Design & Construction: A Recap of BIM World 2016

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On the large end of the spectrum, Alexandre Parilusyan, vice president, Business Transformation, Smart City and Asia Pacific South, Dassault Systèmes, co-presented on the use of 3DEXPERIENCity in constructing a Virtual Singapore , a government-mandated digital initiatives of the existing city.

Movin’On to a New Era in Transportation

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Image credit: Virtual Singapore & Dassault Systèmes. We are on the verge of a revolution in transportation.

Intelligent Construction: Transforming the Industry in the Digital Age

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With Singapore as a reference, cities across the globe are getting smarter with data sources and multiple sensors connecting people, services and things, so they can engage with each other. Process models for construction have remained largely the same for hundreds of years.

The Industry Of Tomorrow

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This simulation allows manufacturers to virtually implement and test equipment and processes before implementing them in reality. One especially compelling example of virtualization tech is Dassault Systèmes’ digital twin of the city of Singapore itself.

SOLIDWORKS World 2016 Day One: General Session Recap

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These projects included examples like mapping Singapore to improve city life to sustainable construction in Japan and bringing the power of innovation to individuals and small and medium-sized businesses.