Trimble and Nemetschek Group Partner

Trimble and Nemetschek Group Partner to Expand Adoption of Building Information Modeling Across Building Design, Construction and Operation To report


New office in Ascheberg for DDS Germany

As of the 1st of May the team of the German head office will move to its new location in Ascheberg. To report


eeEmbedded: virtual lab for energy efficient design

eeEmbedded is a project that will develop a BIM-based virtual lab to help design energy efficient buildings. To report


Nemetschek acquires Bluebeam Software

Firms Combine Their Efforts to Make Project Collaboration Accessible to Everyone To report


DDS-CAD: IFC2x3 CV2.0 certified

DDS-CAD is the first European BIM software for MEP engineers that has successfully completed the IFC2x3 CV2.0 MEP Export certification process. To report


BIM and MEP consultants - what is hindering progress?

Where are our mechanical, electrical and plumbing designers along the BIM journey? To report


IFC4 coordination view is coming

A project to create a model view definition for IFC4 launched on 1 January and is now half-way through its workplan. The development of this essential tool is being done by buildingSMART’s Model Support Group, led by Thomas Liebich, and work is... To report


Australia to get BIM library

Australia is set to get a centralised library for research and resources relating to Building Information Modelling (BIM) through which anyone will be able to get information To report


Enhancing ETIM for BIM

ETIM will be expanded with additional parameters for design and calculation purposes To report


Big step for BIM in EU

EU Parliament votes to modernise European public works by BIM To report


Nemetschek AG acquires DDS

As of 29 November Data Design System will operate as a subsidiary and 12th brand of Nemetschek AG. To report


New BCF Manager

With the new BCF manager from Kubus (NL) for ArchiCAD and other Open BIM compliant tools, you do not have to leave any issue undiscussed. Share issues with all team members for more control over the quality of the model. To report


Highlights & resolution

BuildingSMART groups and members from around the world met in Munich during 7–11 October to take forward the buildingSMART programme. To report


DDS-CAD Open BIM Viewer

The first available viewer supporting the IFC versions IFC2x3 and IFC4. To report


Best in class in Poland

DDS-CAD received excellent scores in a recently published Polish benchmark of BIM tools for MEP design. To report


Solibri Model Checker 9

It brings BIM files from all IFC compatible software products available for you in a single environment for checking. To report


Smart BIM Cloud

The next generation of cloud-based BIM services project is completed by Obayashi, NEC and Graphisoft To report


"The way forward"

The vision for the future of buidlingSMART International by Patrick MacLeamy, bSI chairman. To report


"No!" to Hollywood BIM

User case: an advanced integration of the BIM process at a builder To report


DDS'expansion continues

The pace of expansion and growth continues unabated for DDS. Result: three new employees and two new office locations last month. To report


bSI meeting Munich

From 7 - 10 October the half-yearly bSI meeting will take place in Munich To report


Again AAA rating for DDS

DDS awarded AAA rating for the 10th consecutive year To report


Track Open BIM projects

Follow Open BIM standardisation efforts and experiments from the Model Support Group (MSG) on GitHub To report


IFC4 as an ISO standard

In spring 2013 the new release of IFC4 was formally published as an ISO standard - ISO 16739. To report


Nemetschek's new platform: bim+

bim+ is an open platform and a marketplace for the building industry, connecting building information, models and people involved in the building process. To report