Hear how JE Dunn Construction teamed with Autodesk Consulting utilizing Forge platform-based APIs to develop integration between JE Dunn’s SharePoint-based Dunn Dashboard and BIM 360 Document Management. Learn how the document sync integration has enabled construction documents to be easily accessible to the construction professionals at the jobsite and maintained JE Dunn’s Dunn Dashboard as the single source of truth for all project documents. This BIM 360 Document Management-based integration is built on top of the project automation that was developed for JE Dunn ERP (Enterprise Resource Planning) and further has enabled the extension of the firm’s construction-based data and document flows into the construction ecosystem.
- Learn about the benefits and uses cases of syncing documents between your ERP/File Management System with BIM 360 Document Management
- Gain insights into the intricacies and the process of developing a solution architecture for a document sync integration involving BIM 360 Document Management
- Learn how Forge can be used to develop apps that can help extend your documents from your ERP system to the jobsite and potentially to the construction ecosystem
- Gain an in-depth understanding of the Forge APIs that are integral to building the document sync functionality
Keith White is an experienced architect and software developer with over 20 years of experience in building design and construction, and a passion for Building Information Modeling (BIM). Currently, Keith is a technical consultant with Autodesk Consulting, developing solutions for customers in AutoCAD, Revit and Navisworks desktop software and Autodesk cloud services such as Glue, Field, and the Forge Platform. Prior to joining Autodesk, Inc. in 2015, Keith developed custom solutions for the precast concrete industry in Revit software. He was also a partner in an architecture firm, where he worked for 12 years on numerous architectural projects and project types in addition to his roles in CAD/BIM/IT management, training, and the leading of firm-wide adoption of technology strategies. In addition to his AEC experiences, Keith has also developed and taught classes for AutoCAD software and Revit software for the University of West Florida.
Since joining JE Dunn as a Senior Application Developer in July 2006, Mark has been instrumental in the general contractor’s technology initiative. JE Dunn embraces the benefits of technology and is comfortable doing so behind the leadership of Mark and his team. Through the development of a number of web-based tools, Mark’s work has contributed to numerous construction projects across the U.S. Dunn Dashboard, a JE Dunn-designed technology, provides web-based collaboration on a range of construction and design documentation. Building on this, Mark’s work has extended further into the UX space through custom tracking of Key Performance Indicators (KPI’s) and specific dashboards customizable by and for the user. Outside of the office, Mark enjoys spending time with his wife, Jennifer, and two kids, Finn and Margaret.
Saikat is a Senior Technical Consulting Manager with Autodesk Consulting, with a primary focus of integrations of enterprise applications with Autodesk’s Forge Platform and customizations of the Autodesk’s AEC products using the APIs. Prior to working with Autodesk Consulting, Saikat was a member of the AEC workgroup of the Autodesk Developer Network (ADN) team, providing evangelism, support, trainings and delivering technical presentations to the third party developers. He joined Autodesk in 2004 and has prior experience as GIS software developer and as a project architect with the construction industry. He holds a Bachelor’s degree in Architecture and a Master of Science degree from Rensselaer.