Home » News


Building Information Modelling (BIM): What is it used for?

By now, we’ve all heard the hype about #BIM (Building Information Modelling). But what is BIM actually used for? Simply put, BIM is used to design and document building and infrastructure designs. We have previously had an in-depth explanation and discussion about what BIM actually is: A 3D model is… Read More »Building Information Modelling (BIM): What is it used for?

Autodesk acquires Innovyze

On Monday 24 February, Autodesk announced that it had acquired Innovyze for $1 billion – the largest acquisition in Autodesk’s history. Innovyze, a global leader in water infrastructure modelling, provides a platform for modelling, simulation and predictive analysis technology. With a customer base of over 3,000, Autodesk plans to combine Innovyze’s portfolio… Read More »Autodesk acquires Innovyze

What is BIM (Business Information Modelling)?

Building Information Modelling (BIM): What is it?

BIM, BIM, BIM – it seems to be the latest buzzword (buzz-acronym?!). But what exactly does it mean, and why is everybody talking about it?   Broadly, BIM (Building Information Modelling) enables professionals in architecture, engineering and construction to move towards working more collaboratively, efficiently and successfully.  Based on intelligent… Read More »Building Information Modelling (BIM): What is it?


We run live, technical and free webinars

Did you know that we regularly run live technical webcasts about all software we support & develop? That’s Civil 3D, AutoCAD, Civil Site Design & Stringer Survey Suite. You can learn new tools and techniques, keep up to date with the latest software developments, and even submit questions live to… Read More »We run live, technical and free webinars

Federal Infrastructure Budget 2020-21 Announcement

Australian Federal Infrastructure Budget 2020-21

Good news! The Australian Federal Budget for Infrastructure in 2020-21 has recently been announced. It features a significant funding boost for Australia’s infrastructure industry, with $7.5 billion invested nation-wide, plus a further 40,000 jobs during construction. The new funding is part of the Federal Government’s commitment to support new and accelerated infrastructure projects in theRead More »Australian Federal Infrastructure Budget 2020-21

Autodesk announces new AEC Cloud Offerings: 3 major updates

Autodesk has announced multiple new Architecture, Engineering & Construction (AEC) Cloud Offerings for the Design industry. There are three major updates: Autodesk Docs: Create a single source of truth across the project lifecycle. Share, manage and review designs and models in the cloud. Autodesk BIM Collaborate: For non-authoring collaborators (like… Read More »Autodesk announces new AEC Cloud Offerings: 3 major updates

Autodesk to extend multi-user retirement

Autodesk has announced it will extend multi-user subscription renewals until August 7, 2022. “…we are still in the throes of the pandemic, and some customers have told us change remains difficult.  To support those customers, and anyone else who needs more time, we are extending multi-user subscription renewals by another year… Read More »Autodesk to extend multi-user retirement