Cartwright Pickard gets into 7D BIM

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Nicola Byrne

Over the past few years, BIM, or Building Information Modelling, has been trailed as a way of transforming how architects, engineers and construction professionals design, build and view buildings.

Willmott Dixon is rebuilding construction digitally

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Nicola Byrne

Jill Guthrie, digital manager for the North, shares why Willmott Dixon is trying to digitise the construction industry, how tech is advancing the firm's projects, and the biggest challenges construction is facing in the race to adopt.

Amsterdam

Arcadis to work with smart city startups

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Nicholas Fearn

Global property and design consultancy Arcadis has opened a digital innovation hub in central Amsterdam as part of plans to spearhead its smart city ambitions.

A Clearer Plan

Solving planning inefficiencies with open data

The rise of open data offers the potential for local authorities to ease the costly headache of paying consultants for evidence base documents as they prepare Local Plans, writes Stefan Webb of Future Cities Catapult.

Drone City

What’s next for surveying?

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EMMA GORDON

The latest RICS research looks at what the future holds for the surveying profession, in terms of how the industry operates and how it attracts and trains its people.

Zoomstack

Ordnance Survey releases Zoomstack after successful trial

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NICHOLAS FEARN

Following a 3-month trial with more than 1,200 people, Ordnance Survey has officially released its geospatial software, that can be used and adapted for surveying utilities, flood risk, infrastructure, land and assets.