Revit and Landscape Architecture: The Benefits

September 7, 2016,AEDT

As a landscape architect, I am sometimes asked by architects ‘Why do you use Revit?’ And the answer is quite simple: for all of the same reasons that architects and building engineers do. This may seem obvious to anyone familiar with the program and its capabilities, but to the uninitiated | Read More

2012 Biomimicry Student Design Challenge | Water wise

October 18, 2012,AEDT

The Biomimicry 3.8 Institute is holding its 4th Annual Biomimicry Student Design Challenge. The challenge theme for this year is Water Wise: Biomimetic Solutions to Water Access and Management. During this year’s Challenge they ask you to examine how nature manages this precious resource and apply what you learn to a | Read More

Autodesk releases AutoCAD freestyle

April 28, 2010,AEDT

Autodesk recently announced the availability of AutoCAD Freestyle software, a new, easy-to-use application for 2D drawing and sketching that specialty contractors and do-it-yourselfers can use to create professional-looking drawings, layouts and plans. I think this will be good for people who are just starting their landscape architecture firms or design | Read More

Autodesk launches online Green Building Game

January 4, 2010,AEDT

Autodesk has launched a online guide and game to educate the public about buildings, carbon footprint through a online game called Retrofits.  Autodesk uses gameplay to educate people about buildings and how retrofitting with double glazing, solar panels and other features can reduce the carbon fooprint of a building. The | Read More