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BIM and the future of AEC

Technology is transforming the way that buildings and infrastructure are designed, constructed, and operated. And it’s helping to improve decision making and performance across the building and infrastructure lifecycle.

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BIM helps AEC professionals design, build, and operate their building and infrastructure projects

What is BIM?

BIM (Building Information Modeling) is an intelligent 3D model-based process that gives architecture, engineering, and construction (AEC) professionals the insight and tools to more efficiently plan, design, construct, and manage buildings and infrastructure.

AEC Excellence Awards recognizes the world’s best AEC projects

Break Free from the Inefficiency Trap

Discover four inefficiency traps that your firm could currently be facing, as well as advice on how to break free and move toward business success.

Insights and vision

Disruption is all around us. The power of the cloud, machine automation, the Internet of Things, big data, and other technological developments are changing everything.

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Discover BIM in action during the current construction of the Istanbul New Airport megaproject.

World’s largest airport from scratch

Discover BIM in action during the current construction of the Istanbul New Airport megaproject.

Ambitious in both scale and timing, BIM powers the transformation of the former Shanghai World Expo site.

Designing 28 Buildings in 2 Years

Ambitious in both scale and timing, BIM powers the transformation of the former Shanghai World Expo site.

Italian architecture firm Open Project turns to BIM to build Europe’s largest jewelry factory.

Bulgari sparkles with BIM

Italian architecture firm Open Project turns to BIM to build Europe’s largest jewelry factory.

Your industry

Learn more about how BIM can help you optimize your work and company processes.

  • Architecture

    Make better design decisions, improve building performance, and collaborate more effectively throughout the project lifecycle.

  • Civil

    Use intelligent, connected workflows to help improve predictability, productivity and profitability

  • Construction

    Digitize your construction site and connect project information from design through construction and handover.

  • MEP

    Improve MEP (mechanical, electrical, and plumbing) design quality and collaborate in real time to support the project delivery process.

  • Plant

    Manage the design and construction of intelligent piping, structures, and processes more efficiently and collaboratively throughout project lifecycle and at hand-off.

  • Structures

    Explore how structural design and detailing software helps you win new business and support project delivery.

Events

Nov

14

AEC Customer Excellence Celebration

November 14, Autodesk University (Las Vegas)

During this special celebration, this year's AEC Excellence Awards winners in the categories of Infrastructure, Building, Construction, and Sustainability will be revealed. Also hear from industry leaders and learn more about the innovation and technology behind these award winning global projects.

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