Autodesk Construction Cloud Releases 3 New Products: Build, Quantify, & BIM Collaborate

Construction Junkie

At last year’s Autodesk University (AU), the company’s yearly AEC technology conference, Autodesk announced the release of Autodesk Construction Cloud, which unified their in-house and recently acquired construction software under a single unified platform.

Autodesk acquires Pype for its growing contech cloud

Construction Dive

Since 2017, Autodesk has made nine major investments into construction tech startups, in addition to acquisitions worth a total of $1.1 billion. The Pype deal cost was undisclosed

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Autodesk Partners With Nvidia on Collaborative Design Environment

ENR Construction

In an effort to create a common environment for design visualizations across multiple platforms, Autodesk has partnered with Nvidia to bring its broad suite of design software to Nvidia Omniverse, a recently launched collaborative 3D environment that allows users of different software to see their 3D designs in one shared online space.

Autodesk Expands Construction Cloud, Releases Build, Quantify and BIM Collaborate at AU2020

ENR Construction

At its first all-virtual Autodesk University conference, software vendor Autodesk announced three new construction cloud products, a partnership for electrical design and a new digital twin offering for owners and operators

Autodesk Releases 15 Updates for PlanGrid, BIM 360, and BuildingConnected

Construction Junkie

screenshot of BIM 360, via Autodesk. After Autodesk’s acquisition of PlanGrid and BuildingConnected , the company has definitely not stifled either of their continuous improvement efforts. Autodesk has also added another Power BI template for RFI and Submittal workflows.

TrueLook, Autodesk integration gives users live play-by-play

Construction Dive

The construction camera provider announced that Autodesk customers will now be able to add real-time footage to their BIM 360 dashboards

Autodesk Acquires AI Company, Pype, and Makes Investments into Two Others

Construction Junkie

via Autodesk. In 2018, Autodesk made a huge splash in the construction industry by acquiring PlanGrid , BuildingConnected , and Assemble. In 2019, the company combined all of those acquisitions and their native BIM 360 application in Autodesk Construction Cloud (ACC).

Autodesk machine learning tool ranks jobsite risks

Construction Dive

Construction IQ algorithms pore through thousands of safety and quality issues to steer project leads and executives toward those that are most urgent

InsiteVR integrates with Autodesk BIM 360 for immersive modeling

Construction Dive

The virtual reality tool, which allows users from any location to collaborate on a design, is the latest to pair with Autodesk's construction management hub

New Software Integrations for Autodesk Cloud Environment

ENR Construction

Autodesk released an integration platform called Autodesk Construction Cloud Connect on May 27 that expands its cloud partner network and solidifies connections to other widely used construction software

Autodesk BIM 360 adds cost management

Construction Dive

The new module allows users to visualize cost-related risks and track budget impacts in real time


Construction Junkie

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Autodesk CEO: Automation creates an opportunity to be better

Construction Dive

In his keynote address Tuesday at Autodesk University in Las Vegas, Andrew Anagnost touted the strength of automation in construction roles as a means of creating efficiencies and empowering certain human roles

Autodesk integrates BuildingConnected with PlanGrid

Construction Dive

The companies say the move will enable contractors to use information developed during preconstruction and building phases and allow field workers to execute their tasks more effectively

Autodesk to acquire PlanGrid for $875M cash

Construction Dive

In a world of integration among parallel and sometimes complementary software and technology firms geared for the construction industry, two of the arguably biggest names in the space will merge next quarter

AUGI Beer Bash Glassware - Autodesk University

Revit OpEd

I've got a collection of mugs and glasses from Autodesk University AUGI Beer Bashes. AUGI Autodesk University Beer Bash Glassware MugsI've just been moving them from house to house for years and have decided to part ways with them. Next week I'm just going to drop them off at a local good will location. Mugs: Pilsner Pint Glasses: I offer them up here on the off chance someone is a collector and might want one/some/all. I just ask that you pay for shipping if you want them.

Milwaukee’s One-Key Tool Tracking App Now Integrates with Autodesk’s BIM 360

Construction Junkie

Late last week, Milwaukee Tool announced a new integration into Autodesk’s construction management software, BIM 360. Screenshot of One-Key integration with BIM 360 via Autodesk. Screenshot of One-Key integration with BIM 360 via Autodesk. via Milwaukee Tool.

Autodesk Joins American Institute of Steel Construction

BIM & Beam

AISC is happy Autodesk has joined the Institute as an associate member,” said Scott Melnick, Vice President of AISC and Editor and Publisher of Modern Steel Construction, AISC. Autodesk has a long history of developing design software that drives BIM workflows, and we''re excited that they will be supporting AISC''s efforts to advance and support the structural steel industry." This new relationship aligns with Autodesk’s commitment to structural detailing and fabrication.

Autodesk Admits It's Underinvested in Revit Development, More Firms Join Letter Requesting Change

ENR Construction

35 architecture firms are now requesting more development of Revit as Autodesk admits it hasn't been investing in building out the platform in recent years

Autodesk 360 Rendering Competition

Revit OpEd

Nisha with Autodesk wrote to let me know that they''ve opened a rendering competition, beginning today, to help demonstrate the usefulness of rendering via Autodesk 360. They will select three winners and those three will feature exclusively in their Autodesk® 360 newsletter, worldwide distribution, as well as receive prizes like an iPad, a $500 gift card and more! Visit Rendering in Autodesk® 360 and sign in to your Autodesk® 360 account.

Kinship and Autodesk University

Revit OpEd

They were kind enough to invite me along with them to Autodesk University (AU) this year. advertising Autodesk University content Families Insight Kinship Plug products Project InformationMy friends Jose Fandos and Gary Sprague have been working tirelessly to develop a product they call Kinship. It offers an intelligent way to organize, search for and place Revit content and even more compelling to me is the project insight it can provide us.

Virgin Hyperloop One to use Autodesk BIM 360 for preconstruction route optimization, more

Construction Dive

The hyperloop technology company says BIM and Autodesk cloud software will help it plan and execute rail construction more efficiently

Autodesk Insight 360 Survey

Revit OpEd

The Autodesk Insight 360 team has put together an industry marketing survey. Analysis Autodesk Building Performance Insight 360 Product Feedback Request Survey WinI have no idea how many readers of this blog are active users of this product. Just in case. The survey itself is HERE and THEIR BLOG POST provides more information. What's in it for you? Take the survey, enter your email address and you’ll be entered to win one of ten (10) $50 Amazon gift cards.


PC Construction

PC Construction’s virtual construction manager, Jason Peters, and I recently had the opportunity to attend Autodesk University (AU). Continue Reading. All Technology

Autodesk releases new Revit 2020.1 for MEP

Contractor Magazine

For mechanical design engineers, systems analysis new features enable a design and analysis workflow fully integrated in BIM.

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GRAITEC BIM Connect available on Autodesk Exchange for Autodesk Revit

BIM & Beam

With GRAITEC BIM Connect, Autodesk Revit Architecture and Autodesk Revit Structure users quickly connect their Revit models to the GRAITEC Advance suite and then optimize the design of their structures in accordance with North American and Eurocode standards and produce effective and error-free general arrangement drawings, fabrication drawings, BOMs, NC files for both steel and concrete structures. GRAITEC BIM Connect is available on Autodesk Exchange for Autodesk Revit

In London, Autodesk homes in on construction management


Last week’s Autodesk University event in London promoted the theme “The Opportunity of Better.” And its presentations made a compelling case for technology as essential to accelerating construction productivity a time when “more is inevitable“ but “the reality of less” exists

Project Data Analysis Firm Pype Acquired by Autodesk

ENR Construction

based Autodesk has acquired construction technology firm Pype, makers of the Pype AI-analysis and project planning platform In its latest investment to fill out offerings for project data management, San Rafael, Calif.-based

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Autodesk Creates New BIM 360 Model Coordination Workflow That Brings Navisworks BIM Data Into the Cloud

ENR Construction

A new coordination workflow between Autodesk BIM 360 Model Coordination and Navisworks allows users to assign and track clashes and other issuers from anywhere to anywhere without meetings and other face-to-face activities

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Advance Steel in Autodesk AEC Collection

Social Intelligence

The post Advance Steel in Autodesk AEC Collection appeared first on BIM and Beam. Steel Detailing Steel Fabrication Advance Steel AEC Collection Autodesk BIM NewsStructural engineers, detailers and fabricators struggle with siloed teams, disconnected workflows, and varying software platforms that do not integrate seamlessly. This requires manual processes to bridge gaps which can lead to expensive errors and fabrication waste.

Autodesk Hardware Selection Support Site

Revit OpEd

This site was created with the intention to make it easier to make sure our computer and graphic card choices are supported by Autodesk's software. Autodesk Support Graphics Hardware Outdated Support TroubleshootingUnfortunately the site has died.with 2014 version support or at the very least, the appearance of a lack of support for 2015/16 versions. It's time to update it?!?

Autodesk Cloud Offering Combines Construction Products

ENR Construction

Autodesk announced a new integration of several of its design and construction management software tools Nov. 18 at its Connect & Construct trade show in Las Vegas

Extension for Autodesk Revit 2014 on Autodesk Exchange App

BIM & Beam

A few pack edges of Revit Extension 2014 have been released on the Autodesk Exchange App Store. Civil Structures for Autodesk Revit 2014 Frame Generator for Autodesk Revit 2014 SDNF Import/Export for Autodesk Revit 2014 Composite Design for Autodesk Revit 2014 Excel Based Model Generation for Revit 2014 Timber Framing for Autodesk Revit 2014 Grids Generator for Autodesk Revit 2014 CIS/2 Import/Export for Autodesk Revit 2014 Compare Models for Autodesk Revit 2014

Welcome to Autodesk React Structures

BIM & Beam

On behalf of the Autodesk® React Structures team I am pleased to provide you with our first of many Technical Previews of our next generation structural analysis platform. Autodesk React Structures is structural analysis software for BIM that provides intuitive tools to quickly analyze a variety of structure types within a single software platform.

CBO on the Road: Autodesk University

Construction Business Owner

Construction Business Owner Managing Editor Elizabeth Manning traveled to Las Vegas, Nevada, to attend Autodesk University, Autodesk's annual customer event. The 3-day event covered a variety of different tech solutions for the construction industry, including some of Autodesk's own innovations

Enhanced Analytical Model in Autodesk Revit 2014

BIM & Beam

Enhanced analytical model improves your ability within Autodesk Revit to manipulate the analytical model to help solve round-tripping issues between Autodesk Revit and structural analysis software In this release the structural analytical model was improved in several different areas. You can find enhancements to help create and manage the structural analytical model, such as better visibility and greater control over the analytical model.

Reinforced Concrete in Autodesk Revit

BIM & Beam

Autodesk Revit software provides tools for modeling 3D concrete reinforcement in an advanced Building Information Modeling (BIM) environment. This book provides insight into how to use these tools in the best way for creating complete, detailed, and accurate reinforcement designs

Autodesk's Thirtieth Birthday

Revit OpEd

Shaan Hurley posts about Autodesk's latest milestone.time flies. Happy Birthday Autodesker's, don't eat too much cake! Autodesk Shaan Hurley News BirthdayI stole this picture from his post.founders "floating" in air.

Autodesk Subscription Concepts Changing

Revit OpEd

If you were at Autodesk University last week (I wasn''t) or at least watching the social media feed from the people you follow on Twitter, Facebook etc. you probably saw something about Autodesk changing how subscription will work in the future. Scott Shepard shared (with Autodesk and blogger for "It''s Alive in the Lab") a transcript of a Q&A session regarding what these changes are likely to mean to Autodesk''s customers.

Autodesk Links Up BuildingConnected Data Into Plangrid

ENR Construction

Autodesk has connected BuildingConnected bid management solutions with PlanGrid construction management technology, enabling the transfer of data from preconstruction to actual construction using the two tools