The Curtain Wall Industry: History, Current State, and Challenges of Façade Design

The Curtain Wall Industry: History, Current State, and Challenges of Façade Design

Published on January 29, 2015
The Evolution of Façade Design The first building introduced with a curtain wall was the Crysta...

Prefabrication Productivity for AEC

Prefabrication Productivity for AEC

Published on January 22, 2015
By Vicki Speed From a residential high-rise in New York City to low-cost hotels in Europe, the ...

Architecture, Engineering & Construction: Customized Efficiency

Architecture, Engineering & Construction: Customized Efficiency

Published on January 8, 2015
The following is a reprint of a Compass: The 3DEXPERIENCE Magazine article written by Vicki Spe...

What is Building Lifecycle Management (BLM)?

What is Building Lifecycle Management (BLM)?

Published on December 11, 2014
Building Lifecycle Management (BLM) is the practice of designing, constructing, and operating a...

Green design brings nature into the urban jungle

Green design brings nature into the urban jungle

Published on December 5, 2014
Written by Catherine Bolgar* A jungle is green and leafy, and the urban jungle should be the sa...

Adapting Manufacturing Industry Best Practices to Improve AEC Outcomes

Adapting Manufacturing Industry Best Practices to Improve AEC Outcomes

Published on December 4, 2014
The following is an excerpt from End-To-End Collaboration Enabled by BIM Level 3: An Architectu...

How Traditional AEC Processes and BIM Level 2 Reinforce Silos

How Traditional AEC Processes and BIM Level 2 Reinforce Silos

Published on November 27, 2014
The following is an excerpt from End-To-End Collaboration Enabled by BIM Level 3: An Architectu...

Cristiano Ceccato’s 4 Key Lessons for Integrated Design

Cristiano Ceccato’s 4 Key Lessons for Integrated Design

Published on November 20, 2014
During his keynote address at a recent Dassault Systèmes event in Japan, Cristiano Ceccato of Z...

3DEXPERIENCE FORUM: AEC Industry Track Recap

3DEXPERIENCE FORUM: AEC Industry Track Recap

Published on November 13, 2014
AEC leaders gathered in Las Vegas this week to take part in the Dassault Systèmes 3DEXPERIENCE ...

Spotlight on Dr. David Gerber: Building a Storied Career Around Easing Design Complexity

Spotlight on Dr. David Gerber: Building a Storied Career Around Easing Design Complexity

Published on November 6, 2014
Today Dr. David Gerber serves as assistant professor of Architecture and Civil and Environmenta...